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 3 months to 24 June 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 West / Bristol
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 57 64
Rank change year-on-year -11 +7  
Contract jobs citing Google 5 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.60% 1.53% 0.98%
As % of the Vendors category 1.41% 3.99% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 3
Median daily rate £500 £575 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +35.29%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £310
% change year-on-year -6.25% +29.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £18.25 £23.09
% change year-on-year +30.13% -20.97%  

Google is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 354 326 293
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 42.70% 38.44% 31.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 220 207
Median daily rate £375 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% +8.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £270 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 12
Median hourly rate £32.50 £12.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +160.00% -39.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £10.50 £16.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £33.45 £53.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Google as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 24 June 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Google.

1 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) React
3 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (50.00%) TDD
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) JIRA
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) CSS
4 6 (42.86%) HTML5
4 6 (42.86%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (35.71%) Confluence
5 5 (35.71%) DevOps
5 5 (35.71%) Microservices
5 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
5 5 (35.71%) TeamCity
5 5 (35.71%) Banking
6 4 (28.57%) XML
6 4 (28.57%) Java
6 4 (28.57%) DHTML
6 4 (28.57%) CSS3
6 4 (28.57%) User Experience
6 4 (28.57%) Front End Development
7 3 (21.43%) Redux
7 3 (21.43%) Node.js
7 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
7 3 (21.43%) iPad
7 3 (21.43%) Web Services
7 3 (21.43%) PHP
8 2 (14.29%) EJB

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 5 (35.71%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (7.14%) Fireworks
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.14%) Firebase
2 1 (7.14%) GitHub
2 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) IaaS
2 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Broadband
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (42.86%) JIRA
3 5 (35.71%) TeamCity
4 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
4 1 (7.14%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (7.14%) webpack
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Electronics
4 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Angular Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Developer
3 2 (14.29%) HTML Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) GUI Developer
4 1 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Office 365 Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Strategy Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) React
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) HTML5
4 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
5 4 (28.57%) CSS3
5 4 (28.57%) DHTML
5 4 (28.57%) XML
6 3 (21.43%) Node.js
6 3 (21.43%) Redux
6 3 (21.43%) Web Services
7 2 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (14.29%) EJB
7 2 (14.29%) JMS
7 2 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (14.29%) PhoneGap
7 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (7.14%) .NET
8 1 (7.14%) Ajax
8 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (28.57%) User Experience
3 3 (21.43%) iPad
3 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) TDD
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) DevOps
3 5 (35.71%) Microservices
4 4 (28.57%) Front End Development
5 2 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
5 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 2 (14.29%) Pair Programming
5 2 (14.29%) SOA
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) ES6
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) Scala
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) DBS Check
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Apple
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) Facebook
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Rackspace
2 1 (7.14%) SAP