The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Yorkshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 108 105 103
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing Google 11 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.43% 0.29% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 0.68% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 10
Average daily rate £225 £425 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £425 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £278
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £331 £275
% change year-on-year
+11.32% +20.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £16.53 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+10.40% +0.18%
Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1148 885 1130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.63% 42.92% 44.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 413 519
Average daily rate £350 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £221 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 72 61
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.17 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Google
England

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Google
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Google Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Google
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Google Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Google
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 10 £225 - 3
North Yorkshire -12 1 - - 4
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 10 (90.91%) CSS
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) Internet
2 7 (63.64%) WCAG
2 7 (63.64%) JIRA
2 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (63.64%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) Symfony
3 3 (27.27%) Ruby
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) PHP5
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
3 3 (27.27%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) MySQL
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 3 (27.27%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) OOP
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Facebook
3 3 (27.27%) Twitter
3 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 1 (9.09%) Zend
5 1 (9.09%) QlikView
5 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) SQL

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) QlikView
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Tester
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) PHP Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Web Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Designer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Zend Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) Symfony
2 3 (27.27%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) MVC
2 3 (27.27%) OOP
2 3 (27.27%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) PHP
2 3 (27.27%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) Ruby
2 3 (27.27%) PHP5
2 3 (27.27%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Facebook
1 3 (27.27%) Twitter
2 1 (9.09%) Zend