The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 88 102 108
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Contract jobs citing Google 10 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.59% 0.064% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 1.36% 0.15% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 8
Average daily rate
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£475 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £280
% change year-on-year
- +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £29.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
-46.27% +27.56%
Google
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
734 685 870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.28% 43.66% 44.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 354 413
Average daily rate £338 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £196 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 42 40
Average hourly rate £10.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.57%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Google across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Google Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Google
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Google
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +10 10 £475 - 3
Wakefield - - - -
Google
Yorkshire

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Google also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Google.

1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) S/MIME
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (38.46%) Symantec
2 5 (38.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 5 (38.46%) Postini
2 5 (38.46%) Lync
2 5 (38.46%) Unified Communications
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (23.08%) DHCP
3 3 (23.08%) FTP
3 3 (23.08%) HTTP
3 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 3 (23.08%) SSL
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Servlets
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
3 3 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) J2EE
3 3 (23.08%) VMware

Google
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Google also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Google. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
1 5 (38.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (38.46%) Lync
1 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (23.08%) Jetty
2 3 (23.08%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Google Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (23.08%) Google App Engine
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) S/MIME
1 5 (38.46%) Unified Communications
2 3 (23.08%) IPsec
2 3 (23.08%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) FTP
2 3 (23.08%) HTTP
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) SSL
3 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Law
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) PHP Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Content Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Head of Operations
4 1 (7.69%) Head of Development
4 1 (7.69%) Content Manager
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Zend Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) MI Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Web Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Servlets
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) J2EE
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) Symfony
2 2 (15.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.69%) Statistics
1 1 (7.69%) Social Media
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) OOP
3 2 (15.38%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITSM
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) C++
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
2 2 (15.38%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) Ruby
2 2 (15.38%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Xen
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (15.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Symantec
2 5 (38.46%) Postini
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Facebook
4 2 (15.38%) Twitter
5 1 (7.69%) Zend
5 1 (7.69%) Apple