Period
to 17 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 17 December 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 108 89
Rank change year-on-year +1 -19 +7
Contract jobs citing Google 26 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.18% 0.31% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 2.96% 0.75% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 14
Bristol median daily rate £484 £450 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -12.20% +20.59%
10th Percentile £290 £364 £302
90th Percentile £528 £528 £621
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £35.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year - -36.36% +323.08%

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 Bristol.

All Vendors
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 879 802 696
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 39.90% 41.13% 41.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 560 469
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%
10th Percentile £273 £210 £224
90th Percentile £538 £538 £519
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 18 44
Bristol median hourly rate £41.50 £21.81 £20.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.26% +5.76% +17.86%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.00 £12.20
90th Percentile £68.63 £50.88 £43.60
South West median hourly rate £41.50 £24.00 £23.14
% change year-on-year +72.92% +3.73% -8.37%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Google in Bristol

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in Bristol

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google in Bristol

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Google.

1 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (65.38%) Linux
3 14 (53.85%) Scrum
3 14 (53.85%) Java
3 14 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (53.85%) Jenkins
4 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (50.00%) TDD
5 12 (46.15%) MVC
5 12 (46.15%) Configuration Management
5 12 (46.15%) Hudson
5 12 (46.15%) REST
5 12 (46.15%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (42.31%) Play Framework
6 11 (42.31%) Relational Database
6 11 (42.31%) Functional Programming
6 11 (42.31%) Test Automation
6 11 (42.31%) RESTful
6 11 (42.31%) Scala
6 11 (42.31%) Open Source
6 11 (42.31%) Kanban
6 11 (42.31%) Guice
6 11 (42.31%) Django
6 11 (42.31%) Ruby
6 11 (42.31%) Ruby on Rails
6 11 (42.31%) JSON
6 11 (42.31%) JIRA
6 11 (42.31%) Spring MVC
6 11 (42.31%) Pair Programming
6 11 (42.31%) Spring

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 10 (38.46%) Confluence
2 5 (19.23%) JBoss
3 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (38.46%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (19.23%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (11.54%) OpenShift
5 2 (7.69%) IaaS
5 2 (7.69%) PaaS
5 2 (7.69%) SaaS
6 1 (3.85%) Google Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) Google Play
6 1 (3.85%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (3.85%) GIS
2 1 (3.85%) JasperReports
2 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 12 (46.15%) Hudson
3 11 (42.31%) JIRA
3 11 (42.31%) JUnit
4 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
4 10 (38.46%) Subversion
5 3 (11.54%) Ant
6 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (7.69%) Selenium
6 2 (7.69%) Travis CI
6 2 (7.69%) Vagrant
7 1 (3.85%) ClearQuest
7 1 (3.85%) CruiseControl
7 1 (3.85%) FishEye
7 1 (3.85%) Maven
7 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (7.69%) Banking
1 2 (7.69%) Retail Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Scala Developer
3 10 (38.46%) Agile Developer
4 5 (19.23%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Architect
5 3 (11.54%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) iOS Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.69%) T24 Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Artificial Intelligence Developer
7 1 (3.85%) AWS Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Azure Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Digital Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Digital Insight Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Django Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Xamarin Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) REST
2 11 (42.31%) Django
2 11 (42.31%) Guice
2 11 (42.31%) JSON
2 11 (42.31%) Play Framework
2 11 (42.31%) RESTful
2 11 (42.31%) Ruby on Rails
2 11 (42.31%) Spring
2 11 (42.31%) Spring MVC
3 3 (11.54%) Web Services
4 2 (7.69%) .NET
4 2 (7.69%) JSP
4 2 (7.69%) Material Design
4 2 (7.69%) Struts
5 1 (3.85%) Ajax
5 1 (3.85%) Apache Flex
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.85%) GWT
5 1 (3.85%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Clustering
1 2 (7.69%) Fat Client
1 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Robotics
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
3 3 (11.54%) Unix
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.69%) MVS
4 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) Android
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (53.85%) Scrum
3 13 (50.00%) TDD
4 12 (46.15%) Configuration Management
4 12 (46.15%) MVC
4 12 (46.15%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (42.31%) Functional Programming
5 11 (42.31%) Kanban
5 11 (42.31%) Open Source
5 11 (42.31%) Pair Programming
5 11 (42.31%) Test Automation
6 10 (38.46%) BDD
6 10 (38.46%) DevOps
6 10 (38.46%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 10 (38.46%) OWASP
6 10 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (38.46%) Web Design
7 4 (15.38%) Decision-Making
8 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Java
2 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (42.31%) Ruby
3 11 (42.31%) Scala
4 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.69%) Apple Swift
5 2 (7.69%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.85%) Java 8
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
6 1 (3.85%) Python
6 1 (3.85%) R
6 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Docker
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (7.69%) VirtualBox
3 2 (7.69%) Xen
4 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Ansible
1 5 (19.23%) Terraform
2 4 (15.38%) Kubernetes
3 2 (7.69%) Packer
3 2 (7.69%) Puppet
4 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) VMware
2 2 (7.69%) Citrix
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) MKS
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Temenos
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe
3 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.85%) Xamarin