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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 67 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Contract jobs citing Google 9 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.11% 0.55% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.64% 1.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Median daily rate £400 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £300
% change year-on-year +5.26% +26.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year -9.09% -42.48%  

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 341 370 315
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 42.00% 40.53% 37.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 265 221
Median daily rate £370 £355 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.22% -1.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 16
Median hourly rate £32.00 £20.39 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.93% -9.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £18.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.85 £30.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

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 28 March 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 28 March 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 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) HTML5
3 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 5 (35.71%) Confluence
4 5 (35.71%) TeamCity
4 5 (35.71%) JIRA
4 5 (35.71%) DevOps
4 5 (35.71%) Microservices
4 5 (35.71%) React
4 5 (35.71%) TDD
4 5 (35.71%) Banking
4 5 (35.71%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) DHTML
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) CSS3
5 4 (28.57%) Front End Development
6 3 (21.43%) iPad
6 3 (21.43%) Office 365
6 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
6 3 (21.43%) User Experience
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) PHP
6 3 (21.43%) Web Services
7 2 (14.29%) CMS
7 2 (14.29%) Pair Programming
7 2 (14.29%) EJB
7 2 (14.29%) JMS

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 2 (14.29%) CMS
3 1 (7.14%) Drupal
3 1 (7.14%) Joomla!
3 1 (7.14%) SAS
3 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
3 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (7.14%) Fireworks
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Google Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) GitHub
3 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Broadband
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
1 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) SNMP
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 5 (35.71%) JIRA
2 5 (35.71%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.14%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Angular Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Developer
4 2 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Customer Support Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Office 365 Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) HTML5
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) React
4 4 (28.57%) CSS3
4 4 (28.57%) DHTML
4 4 (28.57%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) EJB
6 2 (14.29%) JMS
6 2 (14.29%) jQuery
6 2 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (14.29%) Node.js
6 2 (14.29%) Redux
6 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (7.14%) .NET
7 1 (7.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) iPad
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) DevOps
2 5 (35.71%) Microservices
2 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
4 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 2 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 2 (14.29%) SOA
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) CHAID
5 1 (7.14%) Content Management
5 1 (7.14%) Document Management
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) SEO
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 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%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe
1 1 (7.14%) Apple
1 1 (7.14%) Facebook
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) VMware