Period
to 19 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 19 February 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 111 145
Rank change year-on-year +35 +34 +23
Contract jobs citing Google 99 44 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.48% 1.12% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 5.10% 2.25% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 22 14
Berkshire median daily rate £513 £263 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +95.24% -26.57% +24.35%
10th Percentile £325 £162 £160
90th Percentile £588 £446 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Berkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +55.17% -9.38%
10th Percentile £13.43 £21.25 £11.55
90th Percentile £37.25 £23.75 £15.25
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year -12.73% +86.44% -31.65%

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 Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,943 1,958 2,447
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.64% 49.77% 49.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,033 993 1,212
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £226
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 123 139
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.43 £13.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.30% -22.86% +1.98%
10th Percentile £12.00 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.00 £55.55
South East median hourly rate £17.48 £15.36 £18.88
% change year-on-year +13.84% -18.65% +17.97%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Google in Berkshire

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in Berkshire

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google in Berkshire

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google in Berkshire

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Google in Berkshire

Google
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
Reading +8 12 £381 +22.98% 4
Bracknell -5 11 £350 -39.13% 5
Newbury -9 11 £500 +37.93% 6
Maidenhead - 6 £389 - 3
Wokingham - 3 £475 - 1
Slough -3 2 £390 +116.67% 2
Google
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Google.

1 46 (46.46%) Analytics
2 33 (33.33%) Big Data
2 33 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 33 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 33 (33.33%) Java
2 33 (33.33%) Web Services
2 33 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 32 (32.32%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (30.30%) Scala
5 29 (29.29%) Web Analytics
6 28 (28.28%) RESTful
6 28 (28.28%) Amazon AWS
7 27 (27.27%) HBase
7 27 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
7 27 (27.27%) SOAP
7 27 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 27 (27.27%) HDFS
8 26 (26.26%) Greenfield Project
8 26 (26.26%) Hortonworks
9 25 (25.25%) Cloudera
9 25 (25.25%) Kafka
9 25 (25.25%) Apache Flume
9 25 (25.25%) Sqoop
9 25 (25.25%) Data Strategy
9 25 (25.25%) Data Lake
9 25 (25.25%) Impala
9 25 (25.25%) Oozie
10 24 (24.24%) PostgreSQL
11 23 (23.23%) Linux
11 23 (23.23%) Talend

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 33 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 6 (6.06%) CMS
3 3 (3.03%) nginx
3 3 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.02%) Apache
4 2 (2.02%) Apache TomEE
4 2 (2.02%) Confluence
4 2 (2.02%) Drupal
4 2 (2.02%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.02%) JBoss
4 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.02%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.02%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.02%) WordPress
5 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.01%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.01%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.01%) Mule
5 1 (1.01%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.04%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.04%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle CRM On Demand
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.01%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.01%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 28 (28.28%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (21.21%) Google Tag Manager
3 20 (20.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (15.15%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (12.12%) Google Analytics
6 8 (8.08%) G Suite
7 5 (5.05%) Firebase
8 4 (4.04%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (2.02%) GitHub
9 2 (2.02%) Google App Engine
9 2 (2.02%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (1.01%) IaaS
10 1 (1.01%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (1.01%) npm
10 1 (1.01%) PaaS
10 1 (1.01%) SaaS
10 1 (1.01%) SoftLayer
10 1 (1.01%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.08%) Firewall
2 6 (6.06%) LAN
3 5 (5.05%) 5G
3 5 (5.05%) Ethernet
3 5 (5.05%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (5.05%) Wireless
4 1 (1.01%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 33 (33.33%) Big Data
1 33 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 27 (27.27%) HBase
2 27 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 25 (25.25%) Data Lake
3 25 (25.25%) Impala
3 25 (25.25%) Sqoop
4 24 (24.24%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (5.05%) GIS
6 5 (5.05%) MySQL
7 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.01%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.01%) Power BI
8 1 (1.01%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (7.07%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.04%) gulp
2 4 (4.04%) JIRA
3 3 (3.03%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (3.03%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.03%) Subversion
3 3 (3.03%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.02%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.02%) Axure RP
4 2 (2.02%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.02%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.02%) FishEye
4 2 (2.02%) Grunt
4 2 (2.02%) jMock
4 2 (2.02%) JUnit
4 2 (2.02%) Maven
4 2 (2.02%) Mockito
4 2 (2.02%) Selenium
4 2 (2.02%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (11.11%) Marketing
2 5 (5.05%) Retail
3 3 (3.03%) German Language
3 3 (3.03%) Italian Language
3 3 (3.03%) Japanese Language
3 3 (3.03%) Korean Language
3 3 (3.03%) Publishing
3 3 (3.03%) Russian Language
4 2 (2.02%) Banking
4 2 (2.02%) Finance
4 2 (2.02%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.01%) Advertising
5 1 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (18.18%) Architect
2 17 (17.17%) Developer
3 15 (15.15%) Analyst
4 14 (14.14%) Business Analyst
5 12 (12.12%) Product Analyst
5 12 (12.12%) Product Business Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Data Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Big Data Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Security Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (5.05%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.05%) Strategy Architect
9 3 (3.03%) Cloud Architect
9 3 (3.03%) Consultant
9 3 (3.03%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (3.03%) Mobile UI Developer
9 3 (3.03%) UI Developer
10 2 (2.02%) User Experience Consultant
10 2 (2.02%) VMware Architect
10 2 (2.02%) Web Producer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (33.33%) Web Services
2 28 (28.28%) RESTful
3 27 (27.27%) SOAP
4 25 (25.25%) Kafka
5 14 (14.14%) HTML
6 10 (10.10%) Node.js
7 9 (9.09%) CSS
7 9 (9.09%) REST
7 9 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (8.08%) React
9 7 (7.07%) AngularJS
10 6 (6.06%) Redux
11 5 (5.05%) Apache Tez
11 5 (5.05%) JSON
11 5 (5.05%) Lambda Expressions
11 5 (5.05%) XML
12 4 (4.04%) CSS3
12 4 (4.04%) jQuery
13 3 (3.03%) .NET
13 3 (3.03%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.26%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (14.14%) Mobile App
3 9 (9.09%) User Experience
4 7 (7.07%) BYOD
5 6 (6.06%) Data Centre
6 5 (5.05%) iPad
7 3 (3.03%) Data Structures
7 3 (3.03%) iPhone
7 3 (3.03%) W3C
8 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.02%) Public Cloud
8 2 (2.02%) Social Media
9 1 (1.01%) Clustering
9 1 (1.01%) FMCG
9 1 (1.01%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.23%) Linux
2 21 (21.21%) CentOS
3 6 (6.06%) Windows
4 4 (4.04%) Android
5 3 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.01%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (46.46%) Analytics
2 32 (32.32%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (29.29%) Web Analytics
4 25 (25.25%) Data Strategy
5 21 (21.21%) Tag Management
6 18 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (12.12%) Data Modelling
8 11 (11.11%) Migration
9 7 (7.07%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.06%) ETL
10 6 (6.06%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.06%) SIEM
10 6 (6.06%) Threat Management
11 5 (5.05%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (5.05%) Data Engineering
11 5 (5.05%) DevOps
11 5 (5.05%) Machine Learning
11 5 (5.05%) SEO
11 5 (5.05%) SOA
11 5 (5.05%) SWOT Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (33.33%) Java
2 30 (30.30%) Scala
3 21 (21.21%) Bash Shell
4 10 (10.10%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.05%) PHP
5 5 (5.05%) Python
6 2 (2.02%) C#
6 2 (2.02%) PHP 7
6 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.03%) Degree
2 2 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.02%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.02%) PMP
3 1 (1.01%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 27 (27.27%) HDFS
2 25 (25.25%) Apache Flume
3 8 (8.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.03%) Docker
5 1 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (25.25%) Oozie
2 7 (7.07%) AirWatch
2 7 (7.07%) SCCM
3 2 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.01%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (1.01%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.01%) Mesos
Vendors
1 27 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
2 26 (26.26%) Hortonworks
3 25 (25.25%) Cloudera
4 23 (23.23%) Talend
5 21 (21.21%) MapR
5 21 (21.21%) Tealium
6 12 (12.12%) Cisco
7 9 (9.09%) Oracle
8 8 (8.08%) VMware
9 7 (7.07%) Citrix
10 6 (6.06%) Dell
10 6 (6.06%) EMC
10 6 (6.06%) Microsoft
10 6 (6.06%) Twitter
11 5 (5.05%) Mapinfo
12 4 (4.04%) Adobe
13 3 (3.03%) Apple
13 3 (3.03%) IBM
13 3 (3.03%) Red Hat
14 2 (2.02%) HP