The table below looks at the statistics for Google Apps skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google Apps over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Apps
Rank 138 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Google Apps 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.15% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.28% 4.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £90 £174 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.20% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £175 £350
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 - £19.75
Google Apps
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Cloud Services Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
234 91 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.16% 3.40% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 46 23
Median daily rate £400 £310 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -15.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £424 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Median hourly rate £22.50 £19.94 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.86% +73.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

Google Apps
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Google Apps as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Google Apps Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Google Apps
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Google Apps across the West Midlands region.

Google Apps Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Google Apps
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Google Apps across the West Midlands region.

Google Apps Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Google Apps
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google Apps within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dudley - 2 £90 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Google Apps
England

Google Apps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Google Apps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Google Apps.

1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) Google
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) Kaspersky
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) AirWatch
3 2 (50.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (50.00%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) Mitel
4 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu

Google Apps
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) IMAP
1 1 (25.00%) SMTP
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Author
3 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Support Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Fedora
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Contingency Planning
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Google
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Kaspersky
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe
4 1 (25.00%) Avaya
4 1 (25.00%) Mitel
4 1 (25.00%) Veeam