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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google
England / West Midlands
Rank 86 100 100
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Contract jobs citing Google 36 32 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.50% 1.22% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 3.36% 2.56% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 5
Median daily rate £275 £400 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +39.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Median hourly rate £15.43 £17.96 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.12% -37.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.85 £18.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.32% -35.08%

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
1070 1251 1152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.44% 47.80% 51.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 615 639 578
Median daily rate £400 £401 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +14.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £537 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 34 103
Median hourly rate £16.99 £17.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.05% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £10.84 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.30 £23.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +19 11 - - 3
Warwickshire +4 9 £115 - 3
Birmingham +1 3 £550 - 5
Coventry -3 3 £445 +48.33% 3
Herefordshire - 3 £275 - 1
Staffordshire - 3 £370 - 2
Worcestershire - 1 £223 - 3
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 40 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (38.89%) Analytics
3 21 (29.17%) Google Analytics
4 17 (23.61%) Git (software)
5 16 (22.22%) Java
5 16 (22.22%) Linux
6 15 (20.83%) Ruby
6 15 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (18.06%) Jenkins
8 12 (16.67%) Open Source
8 12 (16.67%) Python
8 12 (16.67%) Windows
8 12 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 12 (16.67%) C#
9 11 (15.28%) HTML
9 11 (15.28%) CSS
9 11 (15.28%) HTTP
9 11 (15.28%) Data Analysis
9 11 (15.28%) Automated Testing
9 11 (15.28%) Scala
10 10 (13.89%) Visualisation
10 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (13.89%) Google Cloud Platform
10 10 (13.89%) Web Analytics
11 9 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (12.50%) Apple
11 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 9 (12.50%) MVC
11 9 (12.50%) Scrum
11 9 (12.50%) R

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 6 (8.33%) nginx
1 6 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.94%) Confluence
3 2 (2.78%) ColdFusion
3 2 (2.78%) Mule
3 2 (2.78%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.39%) Drupal
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (2.78%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.39%) MS Project
2 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (29.17%) Google Analytics
2 10 (13.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (9.72%) GitHub
4 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (4.17%) G Suite
6 2 (2.78%) IaaS
6 2 (2.78%) PaaS
7 1 (1.39%) Google Drive
7 1 (1.39%) Google Play
7 1 (1.39%) iTunes
7 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.28%) HTTP
2 6 (8.33%) SSL
2 6 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.78%) Internet
4 1 (1.39%) Firewall
4 1 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.11%) MySQL
3 6 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.94%) Data Mining
4 5 (6.94%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.39%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 17 (23.61%) Git (software)
2 13 (18.06%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.33%) Ant
3 6 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 6 (8.33%) Gatling
3 6 (8.33%) Grunt
3 6 (8.33%) gulp
3 6 (8.33%) IntelliJ
3 6 (8.33%) JIRA
3 6 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 6 (8.33%) Selenium
3 6 (8.33%) Sublime Text
4 5 (6.94%) JUnit
4 5 (6.94%) Subversion
5 4 (5.56%) ERwin
6 2 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.78%) Axure RP
6 2 (2.78%) GoCD
6 2 (2.78%) Hudson
General
1 5 (6.94%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Automotive
2 2 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (29.17%) Analyst
2 20 (27.78%) Developer
3 10 (13.89%) Architect
4 8 (11.11%) Google Analytics Analyst
5 7 (9.72%) Performance Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Scala Developer
7 5 (6.94%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.94%) Business Architect
7 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 5 (6.94%) Digital Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Desktop Support
9 3 (4.17%) Digital Analytics Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Digital Business Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.78%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 2 (2.78%) Analytics Manager
10 2 (2.78%) AWS Developer
10 2 (2.78%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.28%) CSS
1 11 (15.28%) HTML
2 8 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 8 (11.11%) RESTful
3 7 (9.72%) Web Services
4 6 (8.33%) Gherkin
4 6 (8.33%) HTML5
4 6 (8.33%) jQuery
4 6 (8.33%) JSON
4 6 (8.33%) Node.js
4 6 (8.33%) Servlets
5 5 (6.94%) Ajax
5 5 (6.94%) CSS3
5 5 (6.94%) Django
5 5 (6.94%) Guice
5 5 (6.94%) Play Framework
5 5 (6.94%) REST
5 5 (6.94%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (6.94%) Spring
5 5 (6.94%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.11%) Smartphone
3 7 (9.72%) User Experience
4 3 (4.17%) Social Media
5 2 (2.78%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.78%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.22%) Linux
2 12 (16.67%) Windows
3 8 (11.11%) Android
4 6 (8.33%) Ubuntu
5 5 (6.94%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.39%) Unix
8 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (38.89%) Analytics
3 15 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (16.67%) Open Source
5 11 (15.28%) Automated Testing
5 11 (15.28%) Data Analysis
6 10 (13.89%) Visualisation
6 10 (13.89%) Web Analytics
7 9 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (12.50%) MVC
7 9 (12.50%) Scrum
8 8 (11.11%) DevOps
9 7 (9.72%) Configuration Management
9 7 (9.72%) Waterfall
10 5 (6.94%) Project Management
10 5 (6.94%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (6.94%) Web Design
11 4 (5.56%) OWASP
11 4 (5.56%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.22%) Java
2 15 (20.83%) Ruby
3 12 (16.67%) C#
3 12 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (16.67%) Python
4 11 (15.28%) Scala
5 9 (12.50%) R
6 8 (11.11%) Perl
7 6 (8.33%) Groovy
7 6 (8.33%) Haskell
8 5 (6.94%) PL/SQL
8 5 (6.94%) SQL
9 3 (4.17%) PHP
10 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.78%) Go
10 2 (2.78%) Korn
10 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.56%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) vCloud
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) Grafana
2 6 (8.33%) Kibana
3 4 (5.56%) Terraform
4 2 (2.78%) Ansible
4 2 (2.78%) Graphite
4 2 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.78%) Packer
4 2 (2.78%) Puppet
4 2 (2.78%) Uchiwa
5 1 (1.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (12.50%) Apple
2 6 (8.33%) Teradata
3 5 (6.94%) Oracle
3 5 (6.94%) Tableau
4 4 (5.56%) Intel Security
5 2 (2.78%) Adobe
5 2 (2.78%) Ariba
5 2 (2.78%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.78%) MuleSoft
5 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.78%) VMware
5 2 (2.78%) WSO2
6 1 (1.39%) Kony
6 1 (1.39%) Xamarin
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