Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 56 55
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 +9
Contract jobs citing Google 11 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.82% 1.20% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 3.70% 2.59% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 5
Bedfordshire median daily rate £406 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% +6.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £204 £148 £355
90th Percentile £500 £575 £388
East of England median daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £30.00 £41.63 £18.25
% change year-on-year -27.93% +128.08% +2.13%

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 297 309 354
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 49.01% 46.33% 53.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 193 244
Bedfordshire median daily rate £440 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% - -
10th Percentile £192 £288 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £604
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 14
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £16.58 £14.92 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.14% -39.10% -37.58%
10th Percentile £13.20 £9.03 £7.88
90th Percentile £36.25 £27.98 £47.63
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -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 18 July 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 18 July 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 0 4 £475 -13.64% 3
Bedford +1 2 £150 -3.23% 2
Dunstable - 1 £285 -
Google
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 8 (72.73%) .NET
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
2 7 (63.64%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) BDD
3 6 (54.55%) Analytics
3 6 (54.55%) Microservices
3 6 (54.55%) .NET Core
4 5 (45.45%) DevOps
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (45.45%) Marketing
4 5 (45.45%) Google Analytics
5 4 (36.36%) MVC
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Node.js
5 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
5 4 (36.36%) Docker
6 3 (27.27%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (27.27%) Kibana
6 3 (27.27%) CQRS
6 3 (27.27%) Kafka
6 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (27.27%) TeamCity
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC

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 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (18.18%) CMS
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
3 1 (9.09%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (45.45%) Google Analytics
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (27.27%) PaaS
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
4 1 (9.09%) Asana
4 1 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 3 (27.27%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (27.27%) TeamCity
3 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (9.09%) GitLab
3 1 (9.09%) Grunt
3 1 (9.09%) gulp
3 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (9.09%) Protractor
3 1 (9.09%) SonarQube
3 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio Code
3 1 (9.09%) webpack
General
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Advertising
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Digital Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce Architect
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Angular Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Head of Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Head of Big Data
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Editor
5 1 (9.09%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Core
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) Node.js
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) Kafka
4 3 (27.27%) LINQ
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
6 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (9.09%) CSS3
6 1 (9.09%) jQuery
6 1 (9.09%) Sass
6 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (9.09%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) Analytics
3 6 (54.55%) BDD
3 6 (54.55%) Microservices
4 5 (45.45%) DevOps
5 4 (36.36%) MVC
6 3 (27.27%) CQRS
6 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
6 3 (27.27%) OO
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (18.18%) CRM
7 2 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 2 (18.18%) Project Management
8 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (9.09%) Scrum
8 1 (9.09%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Twitter