The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Google.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 88 97 113
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Contract jobs citing Google 49 33 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.70% 1.29% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 3.50% 2.70% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 19 1
Median daily rate £370 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £27.77 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +85.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-38.77% -20.66%
Google
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1399 1223 1138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.58% 47.85% 49.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 716 528
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 75 82
Median hourly rate £13.87 £21.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.95% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.03 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £30.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Google
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 across the West Midlands region.

Google Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Google
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Google Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Google
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 across the West Midlands region.

Google Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Google
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Shropshire - 22 £384 - 1
Warwickshire -6 7 £115 -69.65% 3
Birmingham +5 5 £400 +23.07% 5
Coventry -1 3 - -
Dudley - 3 £85 -
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Google 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.

1 54 (63.53%) Puppet
2 51 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (57.65%) Software Engineering
4 48 (56.47%) Cloud Computing
5 45 (52.94%) Ruby
6 44 (51.76%) OpenStack
6 44 (51.76%) Shell Script
6 44 (51.76%) Packer
7 40 (47.06%) Vagrant
8 38 (44.71%) Linux
9 37 (43.53%) DevOps
10 31 (36.47%) Terraform
11 27 (31.76%) Git (software)
11 27 (31.76%) Service Management
12 25 (29.41%) Atlassian
12 25 (29.41%) ForgeRock
12 25 (29.41%) Sensu
12 25 (29.41%) Uchiwa
12 25 (29.41%) ELK Stack
12 25 (29.41%) Graphite
12 25 (29.41%) MuleSoft
13 24 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (18.82%) Identity Access Management
15 14 (16.47%) SC Cleared
15 14 (16.47%) Security Cleared
16 13 (15.29%) MariaDB
16 13 (15.29%) Windows
17 12 (14.12%) Android
17 12 (14.12%) Grafana

Google
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 44 (51.76%) OpenStack
2 6 (7.06%) WebLogic
3 5 (5.88%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.18%) Apache
4 1 (1.18%) JBoss
4 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.18%) nginx
4 1 (1.18%) Node.js
4 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 51 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 51 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (56.47%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (10.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (5.88%) Google App Engine
4 5 (5.88%) Google Apps
5 4 (4.71%) Google Play
6 3 (3.53%) Google Drive
7 2 (2.35%) Google Analytics
7 2 (2.35%) Office 365
7 2 (2.35%) OneDrive
8 1 (1.18%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (1.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) Firewall
1 1 (1.18%) HTTP
1 1 (1.18%) IMAP
1 1 (1.18%) LAN
1 1 (1.18%) SMTP
1 1 (1.18%) SSL
1 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.18%) Unified Communications
1 1 (1.18%) VoIP
1 1 (1.18%) WAN
1 1 (1.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.29%) MariaDB
2 6 (7.06%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.71%) Big Data
4 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.35%) BigQuery
5 2 (2.35%) BigTable
5 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.35%) Xcelsius
6 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.18%) QlikView
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 40 (47.06%) Vagrant
2 27 (31.76%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.06%) Selenium
4 4 (4.71%) JUnit
5 3 (3.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.53%) JMeter
5 3 (3.53%) Mockito
5 3 (3.53%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.18%) Ant
6 1 (1.18%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.18%) Gatling
6 1 (1.18%) Grunt
6 1 (1.18%) gulp
6 1 (1.18%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.18%) JIRA
6 1 (1.18%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.18%) Sublime Text
General
1 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.35%) Automotive
2 2 (2.35%) Marketing
3 1 (1.18%) Billing
3 1 (1.18%) Finance
3 1 (1.18%) Publishing
3 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (64.71%) Developer
2 25 (29.41%) Applications Developer
3 13 (15.29%) Cloud Developer
3 13 (15.29%) Senior Developer
4 11 (12.94%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (11.76%) Java Developer
6 8 (9.41%) Analyst
7 7 (8.24%) Lead Developer
7 7 (8.24%) Senior Applications Developer
8 6 (7.06%) AWS Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Software Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Java Scala Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Java Scala Software Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Scala Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Scala Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.41%) ELK Stack
1 25 (29.41%) Sensu
2 11 (12.94%) Hibernate
2 11 (12.94%) RabbitMQ
2 11 (12.94%) Spring
3 7 (8.24%) JSON
3 7 (8.24%) XML
4 6 (7.06%) J2EE
4 6 (7.06%) J2SE
4 6 (7.06%) Play Framework
4 6 (7.06%) REST
4 6 (7.06%) SOAP
5 4 (4.71%) AngularJS
5 4 (4.71%) HTML
6 3 (3.53%) Android SDK
6 3 (3.53%) jQuery
6 3 (3.53%) RESTful
6 3 (3.53%) Spring Boot
6 3 (3.53%) Swagger
7 2 (2.35%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.53%) Streaming Video
3 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.35%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.18%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.18%) NHS
4 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (44.71%) Linux
2 13 (15.29%) Windows
3 12 (14.12%) Android
4 11 (12.94%) Windows 7
5 8 (9.41%) Apple iOS
6 6 (7.06%) Unix
7 2 (2.35%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.35%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.35%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.18%) Fedora
8 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.18%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (57.65%) Software Engineering
2 37 (43.53%) DevOps
3 27 (31.76%) Service Management
4 24 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (18.82%) Identity Access Management
6 11 (12.94%) Open Source
7 7 (8.24%) Identity Management
8 6 (7.06%) Microservices
8 6 (7.06%) Migration
9 5 (5.88%) Analytics
9 5 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.88%) ITIL
9 5 (5.88%) ITSM
9 5 (5.88%) TDD
10 4 (4.71%) Android Development
10 4 (4.71%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (3.53%) API Design
11 3 (3.53%) Configuration Management
11 3 (3.53%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (3.53%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 45 (52.94%) Ruby
2 44 (51.76%) Shell Script
3 11 (12.94%) Java
4 10 (11.76%) SQL
5 6 (7.06%) Scala
6 3 (3.53%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.35%) C#
8 1 (1.18%) Groovy
8 1 (1.18%) Haskell
8 1 (1.18%) Perl
8 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.18%) Python
8 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (16.47%) SC Cleared
1 14 (16.47%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.53%) MCP
2 3 (3.53%) MCSE
2 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.35%) Degree
4 1 (1.18%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.18%) CISSP
4 1 (1.18%) MCITP
4 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) Data Quality
1 3 (3.53%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) GCP
2 2 (2.35%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.06%) Docker
3 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 54 (63.53%) Puppet
2 44 (51.76%) Packer
3 31 (36.47%) Terraform
4 25 (29.41%) Graphite
4 25 (29.41%) Uchiwa
5 12 (14.12%) Grafana
6 2 (2.35%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.18%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.18%) Kibana
7 1 (1.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (29.41%) Atlassian
1 25 (29.41%) ForgeRock
1 25 (29.41%) MuleSoft
2 8 (9.41%) WSO2
3 7 (8.24%) Intel Security
4 6 (7.06%) Adobe
4 6 (7.06%) webMethods
5 5 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.53%) SAP
6 3 (3.53%) Tableau
7 2 (2.35%) Apple
7 2 (2.35%) Dell
7 2 (2.35%) HP
7 2 (2.35%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.18%) Avaya
8 1 (1.18%) Cisco
8 1 (1.18%) Mitel
8 1 (1.18%) Omniture
8 1 (1.18%) Veeam
8 1 (1.18%) Xamarin
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