Period
to 20 October 2018

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 6 months to 20 October 2018 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.

Google
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 45 58
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13 -4
Contract jobs citing Google 6 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.05% 2.39% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 2.29% 5.05% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 2
Bedfordshire median daily rate £463 £155 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +198.39% -59.34% +15.53%
10th Percentile £335 £125 £356
90th Percentile £500 £575 £412
East of England median daily rate £220 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -37.14% +16.67% -24.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £30.00 £39.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year -24.53% +120.83% -53.05%

Google is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Bedfordshire.

All Vendors
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 262 317 332
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 45.64% 47.31% 52.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 194 205
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £429 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.87% +3.94% +7.49%
10th Percentile £219 £220 £250
90th Percentile £584 £571 £583
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £380
% change year-on-year - +11.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 13
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £15.75 £13.67 £12.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.22% +13.44% -59.83%
10th Percentile £13.74 £9.31 £7.88
90th Percentile £20.80 £41.52 £44.50
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +3.03% - -19.51%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Google as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google in Bedfordshire

Google
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -3 4 £469 -1.32% 3
Bedford -4 1 - - 1
Dunstable - 1 £285 -
Google
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Google also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Google.

1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) LINQ
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) CQRS
2 4 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Kibana
2 4 (66.67%) Microservices
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Core
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework

Google
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (66.67%) TeamCity
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Content Editor
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Content Editor
3 1 (16.67%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Core
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (66.67%) LINQ
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) CQRS
2 4 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Microservices
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Content Writing
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (16.67%) SEO
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft