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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Apps
Rank 135 114 123
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Contract jobs citing Google Apps 7 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.82% 3.23% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £150 £180
% change year-on-year
+166.66% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £15.00
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
248 124 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.87% 5.17% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 70 35
Median daily rate £415 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.69% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £23.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.13% +22.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.00 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £23.00 £33.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-20.48% +22.05%

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 29 July 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
Warwickshire - 6 - -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Google Apps
England

Google Apps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Google
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (70.00%) Windows 8
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (60.00%) Identity Access Management
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) User Experience
6 4 (40.00%) MS Office
7 3 (30.00%) ITIL
8 2 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
8 2 (20.00%) AirWatch
8 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
8 2 (20.00%) Mac OS
8 2 (20.00%) Software Deployment
8 2 (20.00%) Kaspersky
8 2 (20.00%) ITSM
8 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
8 2 (20.00%) SLA
8 2 (20.00%) Service Management
8 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (20.00%) Change Management
8 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (20.00%) MCP
8 2 (20.00%) MCSE
8 2 (20.00%) HP
8 2 (20.00%) Dell
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification

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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) IMAP
1 1 (10.00%) SMTP
1 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support
3 3 (30.00%) Mac Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Specialist
3 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Support
3 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Support Specialist
4 2 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Mac Specialist
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (70.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (20.00%) Mac OS
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) Fedora
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
3 2 (20.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCP
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Google
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Dell
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Kaspersky
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe
4 1 (10.00%) Apple
4 1 (10.00%) Avaya
4 1 (10.00%) Mitel
4 1 (10.00%) Veeam