Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 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
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 98 92
Rank change year-on-year +10 -6 +7
Contract jobs citing Google 37 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.84% 0.41% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 4.61% 1.15% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 10
Bristol median daily rate £450 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +12.68% +9.23%
10th Percentile £300 £375 £176
90th Percentile £531 £450 £475
South West median daily rate £463 £373 £400
% change year-on-year +24.16% -6.88% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £15.00 -

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 803 608 681
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 39.99% 35.41% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 407 459
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +2.74%
10th Percentile £259 £225 £218
90th Percentile £588 £500 £538
South West median daily rate £438 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +9.38% +3.23% +4.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 11 21
Bristol median hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +169.23% -29.73% -2.63%
10th Percentile £9.94 £11.18 £10.50
90th Percentile £60.51 £42.50 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £20.25 £38.50
% change year-on-year +97.53% -47.40% +40.00%

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 25 April 2019.

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 25 April 2019, 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 23 (62.16%) Linux
2 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
3 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (48.65%) Scrum
4 18 (48.65%) Django
4 18 (48.65%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (48.65%) Java
4 18 (48.65%) Test Automation
4 18 (48.65%) Jenkins
5 17 (45.95%) Play Framework
5 17 (45.95%) Functional Programming
5 17 (45.95%) RESTful
5 17 (45.95%) Scala
5 17 (45.95%) Git (software)
5 17 (45.95%) Guice
5 17 (45.95%) Open Source
5 17 (45.95%) Hudson
5 17 (45.95%) REST
5 17 (45.95%) HTTP
5 17 (45.95%) JSON
5 17 (45.95%) Spring MVC
5 17 (45.95%) Spring
5 17 (45.95%) Ruby
5 17 (45.95%) Ruby on Rails
5 17 (45.95%) TDD
5 17 (45.95%) Pair Programming
5 17 (45.95%) MVC
5 17 (45.95%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (43.24%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 16 (43.24%) BPSS Clearance

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 16 (43.24%) Confluence
2 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.70%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (27.03%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (18.92%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (18.92%) OpenShift
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.41%) Google Analytics
5 1 (2.70%) Boomi
5 1 (2.70%) Google Play
5 1 (2.70%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 17 (45.95%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) Neo4j
2 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (48.65%) Jenkins
2 17 (45.95%) Git (software)
2 17 (45.95%) Hudson
3 16 (43.24%) JIRA
3 16 (43.24%) JUnit
3 16 (43.24%) Subversion
4 1 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
1 1 (2.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Developer
2 17 (45.95%) Scala Developer
3 16 (43.24%) Agile Developer
4 6 (16.22%) AWS DevOps
5 5 (13.51%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) AWS Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Architect
7 3 (8.11%) AWS Architect
7 3 (8.11%) DevOps Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Digital Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) iOS Developer
8 2 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.70%) 3D Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Digital Analytics Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Digital Insight Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Identity Management Expert
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Xamarin Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (48.65%) Django
2 17 (45.95%) Guice
2 17 (45.95%) JSON
2 17 (45.95%) Play Framework
2 17 (45.95%) REST
2 17 (45.95%) RESTful
2 17 (45.95%) Ruby on Rails
2 17 (45.95%) Spring
2 17 (45.95%) Spring MVC
3 5 (13.51%) HTML
4 4 (10.81%) CSS
4 4 (10.81%) OpenLayers
5 3 (8.11%) CSS3
5 3 (8.11%) Google Maps API
5 3 (8.11%) HTML5
6 2 (5.41%) Leaflet
6 2 (5.41%) Web Services
7 1 (2.70%) WireMock
7 1 (2.70%) WSDL
7 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Video\Live Streaming
2 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (62.16%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Unix
3 5 (13.51%) Windows
4 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (48.65%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (48.65%) Scrum
2 18 (48.65%) Test Automation
3 17 (45.95%) Functional Programming
3 17 (45.95%) MVC
3 17 (45.95%) Open Source
3 17 (45.95%) Pair Programming
3 17 (45.95%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (45.95%) TDD
4 16 (43.24%) BDD
4 16 (43.24%) Configuration Management
4 16 (43.24%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 16 (43.24%) Kanban
4 16 (43.24%) OWASP
4 16 (43.24%) Responsive Web Design
4 16 (43.24%) Web Design
5 7 (18.92%) DevOps
6 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (8.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
2 18 (48.65%) Java
3 17 (45.95%) Ruby
3 17 (45.95%) Scala
4 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.41%) Apple Swift
5 2 (5.41%) ES6
5 2 (5.41%) Python
6 1 (2.70%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) R
6 1 (2.70%) SQL
6 1 (2.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) Kubernetes
2 7 (18.92%) Ansible
2 7 (18.92%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe
2 1 (2.70%) Dell
2 1 (2.70%) SAP
2 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.70%) Xamarin