The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Google over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank - 35 46
Contract jobs citing Google 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - 0.33% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.65% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £385 £300
% change year-on-year +4.80% +28.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year -9.09% -42.48%  

Google is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 112 155 202
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 40.73% 50.82% 47.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 110 143
Median daily rate £425 £438 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% -1.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £170 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 16
Median hourly rate £14.00 £47.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -70.52% +18.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Google as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Google in Bedfordshire

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Google in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in Bedfordshire

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Google.

1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Xcode
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) G Suite
1 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (50.00%) Google Play

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (50.00%) G Suite
1 1 (50.00%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Developer
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) VMware