Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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.

Google
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 145 147
Rank change year-on-year +37 +2 +13
Contract jobs citing Google 61 34 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.49% 0.79% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 3.03% 1.54% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 15 21
Berkshire median daily rate £488 £310 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.26% +7.83% +23.66%
10th Percentile £313 £250 £155
90th Percentile £588 £599 £475
South East median daily rate £413 £395 £364
% change year-on-year +4.43% +8.59% +11.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
Berkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £21.06 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.99% +45.21% -41.41%
10th Percentile £13.43 £18.81 £11.00
90th Percentile £37.25 £23.75 £21.15
South East median hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year -2.22% +52.54% -29.76%

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 2016 2205 2515
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.09% 51.28% 49.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1039 1146 1277
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +4.38% +2.56% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 124 139
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.75 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.73% -40.84% +23.14%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £39.85 £44.48 £45.82
South East median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year +7.81% -14.35% +20.52%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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
Newbury +6 14 £475 +26.67% 2
Reading +9 9 £319 +2.82% 4
Maidenhead +3 8 £413 - 1
Slough +8 3 £390 +56.00% 1
Bracknell -9 2 £400 -30.43% 3
Wokingham - 2 - - 1
Google
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Google.

1 40 (65.57%) Analytics
2 24 (39.34%) Apache Spark
2 24 (39.34%) Hadoop
2 24 (39.34%) Apache Hive
3 23 (37.70%) Big Data
4 22 (36.07%) Google Analytics
5 21 (34.43%) Scala
6 19 (31.15%) Web Services
7 18 (29.51%) Java
8 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
8 15 (24.59%) Data Modelling
8 15 (24.59%) Salesforce.com
8 15 (24.59%) SOAP
8 15 (24.59%) HBase
8 15 (24.59%) HDFS
9 14 (22.95%) RESTful
9 14 (22.95%) Greenfield Project
10 13 (21.31%) Data Strategy
10 13 (21.31%) Data Lake
10 13 (21.31%) Google Cloud Platform
10 13 (21.31%) Impala
10 13 (21.31%) Oozie
10 13 (21.31%) Cloudera
10 13 (21.31%) Kafka
10 13 (21.31%) Apache Flume
10 13 (21.31%) Sqoop
10 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (18.03%) Marketing
11 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2008

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 24 (39.34%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.56%) CMS
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.28%) Apache TomEE
4 2 (3.28%) Confluence
4 2 (3.28%) Drupal
4 2 (3.28%) GlassFish
4 2 (3.28%) JBoss
4 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.64%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.64%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.64%) Mule
5 1 (1.64%) nginx
5 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (6.56%) MS Visio
1 4 (6.56%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle CRM On Demand
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.64%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 22 (36.07%) Google Analytics
2 13 (21.31%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (11.48%) Adobe Analytics
4 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (3.28%) Google App Engine
6 2 (3.28%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (3.28%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (1.64%) AdSense
7 1 (1.64%) G Suite
7 1 (1.64%) Google Drive
7 1 (1.64%) npm
7 1 (1.64%) Office 365
7 1 (1.64%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.64%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) 5G
1 4 (6.56%) Ethernet
1 4 (6.56%) Radio Access Network
1 4 (6.56%) Wireless
2 1 (1.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (39.34%) Apache Hive
1 24 (39.34%) Hadoop
2 23 (37.70%) Big Data
3 15 (24.59%) HBase
3 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
4 13 (21.31%) Data Lake
4 13 (21.31%) Impala
4 13 (21.31%) Sqoop
5 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (13.11%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (6.56%) GIS
9 3 (4.92%) MySQL
10 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.64%) MonetDB
10 1 (1.64%) Neo4j
10 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.64%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.56%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (4.92%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.92%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (4.92%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.92%) Selenium
3 3 (4.92%) Subversion
3 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.28%) Artifactory
4 2 (3.28%) Axure RP
4 2 (3.28%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.28%) FishEye
4 2 (3.28%) JIRA
4 2 (3.28%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (3.28%) jMock
4 2 (3.28%) JUnit
4 2 (3.28%) Maven
4 2 (3.28%) Mockito
4 2 (3.28%) WebStorm
General
1 11 (18.03%) Marketing
2 3 (4.92%) German Language
2 3 (4.92%) Italian Language
2 3 (4.92%) Japanese Language
2 3 (4.92%) Korean Language
2 3 (4.92%) Publishing
2 3 (4.92%) Russian Language
3 2 (3.28%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Retail Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.64%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (26.23%) Big Data Engineer
1 16 (26.23%) Data Engineer
2 9 (14.75%) Architect
3 8 (13.11%) Developer
3 8 (13.11%) Hadoop Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Digital Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Strategy Architect
6 3 (4.92%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Consultant
6 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (4.92%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Mobile UI Developer
6 3 (4.92%) UI Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Big Data Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Product Owner
7 2 (3.28%) User Experience Consultant
7 2 (3.28%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.15%) Web Services
2 15 (24.59%) SOAP
3 14 (22.95%) RESTful
4 13 (21.31%) Kafka
5 8 (13.11%) Apache Tez
5 8 (13.11%) HTML
6 7 (11.48%) AngularJS
7 6 (9.84%) REST
8 3 (4.92%) CSS
8 3 (4.92%) Ionic Framework
8 3 (4.92%) JSON
8 3 (4.92%) Node.js
8 3 (4.92%) SVG
8 3 (4.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (4.92%) WebCenter
8 3 (4.92%) XML
9 2 (3.28%) EJB
9 2 (3.28%) Flash
9 2 (3.28%) JSP
9 2 (3.28%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (16.39%) User Experience
3 8 (13.11%) Mobile App
4 5 (8.20%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.92%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.92%) iPad
5 3 (4.92%) iPhone
5 3 (4.92%) W3C
6 2 (3.28%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.28%) Social Media
7 1 (1.64%) BYOD
7 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Android
3 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.92%) Linux
4 2 (3.28%) CentOS
5 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (65.57%) Analytics
2 15 (24.59%) Data Modelling
3 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (21.31%) Data Strategy
4 10 (16.39%) Migration
4 10 (16.39%) Web Analytics
5 8 (13.11%) Data Engineering
5 8 (13.11%) ETL
5 8 (13.11%) Software Engineering
6 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
6 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.20%) Content Management
7 5 (8.20%) DevOps
7 5 (8.20%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (8.20%) SEO
7 5 (8.20%) SOA
8 4 (6.56%) Benchmarking
8 4 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.56%) SWOT Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (34.43%) Scala
2 18 (29.51%) Java
3 8 (13.11%) Python
4 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.92%) PHP
6 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.28%) C#
6 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.28%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.28%) PMP
3 1 (1.64%) ISEB
3 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.64%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 15 (24.59%) HDFS
2 13 (21.31%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) Docker
3 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (21.31%) Oozie
2 2 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.64%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.64%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.64%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.64%) Mesos
3 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (21.31%) Cloudera
3 10 (16.39%) Hortonworks
4 9 (14.75%) Oracle
5 7 (11.48%) Adobe
6 6 (9.84%) Twitter
7 4 (6.56%) Facebook
7 4 (6.56%) Mapinfo
7 4 (6.56%) Talend
8 3 (4.92%) Apple
8 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.28%) HP
9 2 (3.28%) MapR
9 2 (3.28%) Tealium
9 2 (3.28%) VMware
10 1 (1.64%) Apigee
10 1 (1.64%) Cisco
10 1 (1.64%) Ensighten
10 1 (1.64%) Sitecore
10 1 (1.64%) Xamarin