Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 106 89
Rank change year-on-year +2 -17 0
Contract jobs citing Google 22 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.06% 0.37% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 2.82% 0.89% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 17
Bristol median daily rate £493 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.50% -9.09% +29.41%
10th Percentile £433 £385 £343
90th Percentile £518 £673 £625
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £17.31 £18.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year -6.43% -66.36% +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 780 789 663
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 37.68% 41.57% 38.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 538 438
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% -0.68%
10th Percentile £231 £213 £204
90th Percentile £525 £538 £500
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 17 40
Bristol median hourly rate £37.78 £25.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.10% +6.38% +24.27%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.88 £11.18
90th Percentile £69.88 £52.00 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +39.13% +8.24%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (77.27%) DevOps
3 16 (72.73%) Linux
3 16 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (68.18%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (63.64%) Jenkins
5 14 (63.64%) Configuration Management
5 14 (63.64%) Scrum
6 13 (59.09%) Java
6 13 (59.09%) Windows
6 13 (59.09%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (54.55%) Ansible
7 12 (54.55%) JBoss
8 11 (50.00%) VMware
8 11 (50.00%) Puppet
8 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (50.00%) Terraform
9 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
9 10 (45.45%) Virtual Machines
9 10 (45.45%) Ant
10 9 (40.91%) JSP
10 9 (40.91%) Struts
10 9 (40.91%) Tomcat
10 9 (40.91%) Citrix
10 9 (40.91%) Change Management
10 9 (40.91%) MKS
10 9 (40.91%) Thin Client
10 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003

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 12 (54.55%) JBoss
2 9 (40.91%) Tomcat
3 3 (13.64%) Confluence
4 1 (4.55%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 16 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (68.18%) Google Cloud Platform
2 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (13.64%) SaaS
5 2 (9.09%) IaaS
5 2 (9.09%) PaaS
6 1 (4.55%) Basecamp
6 1 (4.55%) G Suite
6 1 (4.55%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (4.55%) Office 365
6 1 (4.55%) OpenShift
6 1 (4.55%) Slack
6 1 (4.55%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.55%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (4.55%) GIS
2 1 (4.55%) JasperReports
2 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) Neo4j
2 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Jenkins
2 10 (45.45%) Ant
3 9 (40.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (40.91%) Selenium
3 9 (40.91%) Travis CI
3 9 (40.91%) Vagrant
4 4 (18.18%) Hudson
4 4 (18.18%) JIRA
4 4 (18.18%) JUnit
5 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
5 3 (13.64%) Subversion
6 1 (4.55%) ClearQuest
6 1 (4.55%) CruiseControl
6 1 (4.55%) FishEye
6 1 (4.55%) Maven
6 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (9.09%) Banking
1 2 (9.09%) Retail Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Agile Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Architect
2 3 (13.64%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Scala Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (9.09%) T24 Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (4.55%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (4.55%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Windows DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) JSP
1 9 (40.91%) Struts
2 4 (18.18%) JSON
2 4 (18.18%) REST
2 4 (18.18%) Web Services
3 3 (13.64%) Django
3 3 (13.64%) Guice
3 3 (13.64%) Play Framework
3 3 (13.64%) RESTful
3 3 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (13.64%) Spring
3 3 (13.64%) Spring MVC
4 2 (9.09%) Material Design
5 1 (4.55%) .NET
5 1 (4.55%) AWT
5 1 (4.55%) CSS
5 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.55%) JMS
5 1 (4.55%) Middleware
5 1 (4.55%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Fat Client
1 9 (40.91%) Thin Client
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Linux
2 13 (59.09%) Windows
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.09%) MVS
6 1 (4.55%) Unix
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (77.27%) DevOps
3 14 (63.64%) Configuration Management
3 14 (63.64%) Scrum
4 13 (59.09%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (40.91%) Change Management
6 5 (22.73%) Kanban
6 5 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (18.18%) Decision-Making
7 4 (18.18%) Open Source
7 4 (18.18%) TDD
7 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
8 3 (13.64%) BDD
8 3 (13.64%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 3 (13.64%) MVC
8 3 (13.64%) OWASP
8 3 (13.64%) Pair Programming
8 3 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (13.64%) UML
8 3 (13.64%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) Ruby
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
4 3 (13.64%) Python
4 3 (13.64%) Scala
5 1 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) Java 8
5 1 (4.55%) Korn
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (45.45%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (13.64%) Docker
4 2 (9.09%) VirtualBox
4 2 (9.09%) Xen
5 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (54.55%) Ansible
2 11 (50.00%) Puppet
2 11 (50.00%) Terraform
3 9 (40.91%) Packer
4 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (13.64%) Kubernetes
6 1 (4.55%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (4.55%) Salt
6 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) Citrix
2 9 (40.91%) MKS
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) Temenos
5 1 (4.55%) Adobe
5 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft