Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 116 168
Rank change year-on-year +24 +52 -12
Contract jobs citing Google 79 44 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.01% 1.16% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 4.19% 2.33% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 18 13
Berkshire median daily rate £575 £301 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +90.87% -19.67% -
10th Percentile £327 £174 £175
90th Percentile £600 £452 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £406
% change year-on-year +4.94% -0.31% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Berkshire median hourly rate - £15.00 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.51% +22.56%
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year -3.33% -23.51% -11.03%

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 1,884 1,892 2,521
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 47.85% 50.00% 50.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 986 842 1,311
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £257 £250 £231
90th Percentile £600 £563 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 135 121
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.22% - -28.95%
10th Percentile £11.71 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £43.90 £44.10 £55.55
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.13 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.43% -7.86% +2.94%

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 22 May 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
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 22 May 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
Bracknell +6 11 £373 -12.35% 3
Reading -18 6 £363 -19.44% 8
Maidenhead +1 4 £413 - 1
Wokingham - 1 £475 -
Google
South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 34 (43.04%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (41.77%) Analytics
3 31 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (35.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 26 (32.91%) Java
6 24 (30.38%) Web Analytics
7 22 (27.85%) Web Services
7 22 (27.85%) Tealium
8 21 (26.58%) Linux
8 21 (26.58%) RESTful
9 20 (25.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (25.32%) Big Data
9 20 (25.32%) Tag Management
10 19 (24.05%) Google Tag Manager
10 19 (24.05%) Apache Spark
10 19 (24.05%) Talend
10 19 (24.05%) Hortonworks
10 19 (24.05%) Cloudera
10 19 (24.05%) Kafka
10 19 (24.05%) Apache Flume
10 19 (24.05%) Sqoop
10 19 (24.05%) MapR
10 19 (24.05%) HDFS
10 19 (24.05%) Impala
10 19 (24.05%) Oozie
10 19 (24.05%) Data Lake
10 19 (24.05%) Greenfield Project
10 19 (24.05%) Data Strategy
10 19 (24.05%) PostgreSQL
10 19 (24.05%) Salesforce.com

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 19 (24.05%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.80%) CMS
3 2 (2.53%) Apache
3 2 (2.53%) nginx
3 2 (2.53%) WordPress
4 1 (1.27%) Kentico
4 1 (1.27%) SAS
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.27%) Final Cut Pro
3 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) SessionCam
2 1 (1.27%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 34 (43.04%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (35.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (24.05%) Google Tag Manager
4 10 (12.66%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (11.39%) Google Analytics
6 7 (8.86%) G Suite
7 5 (6.33%) Firebase
8 3 (3.80%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (2.53%) GitHub
9 2 (2.53%) IaaS
9 2 (2.53%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (2.53%) PaaS
9 2 (2.53%) SaaS
9 2 (2.53%) SoftLayer
10 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) Firewall
2 8 (10.13%) LAN
3 2 (2.53%) 5G
3 2 (2.53%) DNS
3 2 (2.53%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.53%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (2.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.32%) Big Data
2 19 (24.05%) Apache Hive
2 19 (24.05%) Data Lake
2 19 (24.05%) Hadoop
2 19 (24.05%) HBase
2 19 (24.05%) Impala
2 19 (24.05%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
2 19 (24.05%) Sqoop
3 2 (2.53%) GIS
3 2 (2.53%) MySQL
3 2 (2.53%) Power BI
4 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.27%) QlikView
4 1 (1.27%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) gulp
2 6 (7.59%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.53%) JIRA
3 2 (2.53%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.27%) Grunt
General
1 5 (6.33%) Marketing
2 3 (3.80%) Retail
3 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.27%) German Language
4 1 (1.27%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 18 (22.78%) Analyst
2 16 (20.25%) Business Analyst
2 16 (20.25%) Developer
2 16 (20.25%) Product Analyst
2 16 (20.25%) Product Business Analyst
3 11 (13.92%) Architect
4 8 (10.13%) Security Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) Analytics Manager
5 6 (7.59%) Digital Analytics Manager
5 6 (7.59%) React Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Google Analytics Manager
8 2 (2.53%) Data Analyst
8 2 (2.53%) Digital Analyst
8 2 (2.53%) Digital Analytics Analyst
8 2 (2.53%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (2.53%) Release Manager
8 2 (2.53%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.53%) Strategy Architect
8 2 (2.53%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.85%) Web Services
2 21 (26.58%) RESTful
3 19 (24.05%) Kafka
3 19 (24.05%) SOAP
4 12 (15.19%) React
5 11 (13.92%) Node.js
6 10 (12.66%) CSS
6 10 (12.66%) HTML
6 10 (12.66%) Redux
7 7 (8.86%) REST
8 6 (7.59%) .NET
8 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET
8 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (7.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (7.59%) WebSockets
9 5 (6.33%) Lambda Expressions
10 3 (3.80%) jQuery
10 3 (3.80%) JSON
11 2 (2.53%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (13.92%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.59%) BYOD
3 6 (7.59%) iPad
3 6 (7.59%) Public Cloud
4 4 (5.06%) Handset
5 2 (2.53%) Clustering
5 2 (2.53%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.27%) FMCG
6 1 (1.27%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.27%) Social Network
6 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.58%) Linux
2 19 (24.05%) CentOS
3 2 (2.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (41.77%) Analytics
2 31 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (30.38%) Web Analytics
4 20 (25.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (25.32%) Tag Management
5 19 (24.05%) Data Strategy
6 10 (12.66%) Digital Analytics
7 9 (11.39%) MVC
8 8 (10.13%) SIEM
8 8 (10.13%) Threat Management
9 7 (8.86%) TDD
10 6 (7.59%) Artificial Intelligence
10 6 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (7.59%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 6 (7.59%) E-Commerce
10 6 (7.59%) Microservices
10 6 (7.59%) Pair Programming
11 5 (6.33%) Machine Learning
11 5 (6.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.91%) Java
2 19 (24.05%) Bash Shell
2 19 (24.05%) Scala
3 12 (15.19%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.59%) SQL
5 3 (3.80%) PHP
6 2 (2.53%) PHP 7
System Software
1 19 (24.05%) Apache Flume
1 19 (24.05%) HDFS
2 8 (10.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.53%) Docker
3 2 (2.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (24.05%) Oozie
2 6 (7.59%) AirWatch
2 6 (7.59%) SCCM
3 1 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (27.85%) Tealium
2 19 (24.05%) Cloudera
2 19 (24.05%) Hortonworks
2 19 (24.05%) MapR
2 19 (24.05%) Salesforce.com
2 19 (24.05%) Talend
3 13 (16.46%) Cisco
4 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
5 8 (10.13%) Dell
5 8 (10.13%) EMC
6 6 (7.59%) Citrix
6 6 (7.59%) VMware
7 5 (6.33%) Adobe
8 4 (5.06%) Tableau
9 3 (3.80%) IBM
9 3 (3.80%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (2.53%) Mapinfo
10 2 (2.53%) Maxymiser
10 2 (2.53%) Optimizely
10 2 (2.53%) Twitter