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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 102 86 99
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Contract jobs citing Google 23 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.00% 0.60% 0.065%
As % of the Vendors category 2.40% 1.39% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 0
Average daily rate
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£310 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.73% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £15.85 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+79.81% -46.27%
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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
958 718 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.63% 42.97% 42.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 395 339
Average daily rate £350 £327 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 37 42
Average hourly rate £13.60 £10.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.47% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.26 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Google Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Google
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Google Hourly 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 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -15 21 £425 -10.52% 18
Bradford - 3 £305 - 1
Huddersfield - 3 £305 -
Wakefield - 3 £305 -
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Yorkshire

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 22 (59.46%) Linux
2 21 (56.76%) Java
3 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (54.05%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (48.65%) Google App Engine
4 18 (48.65%) Amazon EC2
4 18 (48.65%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (48.65%) Jenkins
4 18 (48.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 18 (48.65%) VMware
4 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
5 17 (45.95%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (43.24%) HTTP
6 16 (43.24%) TCP/IP
7 15 (40.54%) DNS
7 15 (40.54%) Xen
7 15 (40.54%) DHCP
7 15 (40.54%) FTP
7 15 (40.54%) IPsec
8 14 (37.84%) Configuration Management
8 14 (37.84%) Apache
8 14 (37.84%) Tomcat
8 14 (37.84%) .NET
8 14 (37.84%) J2EE
8 14 (37.84%) Servlets
8 14 (37.84%) IIS
8 14 (37.84%) nginx
8 14 (37.84%) Jetty
8 14 (37.84%) WebSphere

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Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 14 (37.84%) IIS
1 14 (37.84%) Apache
1 14 (37.84%) Tomcat
1 14 (37.84%) WebSphere
1 14 (37.84%) Jetty
1 14 (37.84%) nginx
2 3 (8.11%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.41%) CMS
4 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (54.05%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (48.65%) Google App Engine
2 18 (48.65%) Google Cloud Platform
2 18 (48.65%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (45.95%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (16.22%) Google Analytics
5 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (2.70%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (43.24%) HTTP
1 16 (43.24%) TCP/IP
2 15 (40.54%) DNS
2 15 (40.54%) DHCP
2 15 (40.54%) FTP
2 15 (40.54%) IPsec
3 13 (35.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (48.65%) Jenkins
2 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.81%) Subversion
4 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.41%) Valgrind
4 2 (5.41%) Gerrit
4 2 (5.41%) Redmine
5 1 (2.70%) Grunt
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Developer
2 5 (13.51%) Web Developer
2 5 (13.51%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Software Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Front-End Web Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Android Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Designer
5 2 (5.41%) Web Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Release Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Support Technician
6 1 (2.70%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (2.70%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 1 (2.70%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) Servlets
1 14 (37.84%) .NET
1 14 (37.84%) J2EE
2 10 (27.03%) CSS
2 10 (27.03%) HTML
3 9 (24.32%) HTML5
4 4 (10.81%) GStreamer
4 4 (10.81%) CSS3
4 4 (10.81%) WebKit
4 4 (10.81%) QML
4 4 (10.81%) OpenGL ES
4 4 (10.81%) Qt
4 4 (10.81%) OpenGL
5 3 (8.11%) Middleware
5 3 (8.11%) Dojo
5 3 (8.11%) RESTful
5 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.70%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (2.70%) Sass
6 1 (2.70%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) User Experience
2 4 (10.81%) Streaming Video
2 4 (10.81%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.11%) DTV
3 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.41%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.41%) STB
5 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (59.46%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Windows
3 3 (8.11%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (8.11%) Android
4 2 (5.41%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (48.65%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (37.84%) Configuration Management
4 12 (32.43%) Open Source
5 10 (27.03%) Unit Testing
6 8 (21.62%) DevOps
7 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
7 7 (18.92%) OO
8 6 (16.22%) Analytics
9 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
10 3 (8.11%) TDD
10 3 (8.11%) ITIL
10 3 (8.11%) OOD
10 3 (8.11%) Android Development
10 3 (8.11%) Scrum
10 3 (8.11%) Target Operating Model
11 2 (5.41%) BDD
11 2 (5.41%) CRM
11 2 (5.41%) Service Management
11 2 (5.41%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) Java
2 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.51%) Bash Shell
4 4 (10.81%) C
4 4 (10.81%) C++
5 3 (8.11%) Lua
6 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.41%) Ruby
6 2 (5.41%) Python
6 2 (5.41%) Embedded C++
6 2 (5.41%) Perl
7 1 (2.70%) PHP
7 1 (2.70%) SQL
7 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (40.54%) Xen
3 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) Puppet
1 11 (29.73%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.11%) Vagrant
3 2 (5.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
1 18 (48.65%) VMware
2 4 (10.81%) Omniture
3 2 (5.41%) Rackspace
3 2 (5.41%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.70%) Lotus
4 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.70%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.70%) SAP