The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 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 East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 - 81
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Google 7 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.69% - 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 1.45% - 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 7
Median daily rate £338 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 - £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £406 £310
% change year-on-year -7.69% +31.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £18.25 £23.09
% change year-on-year +58.90% -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 Buckinghamshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 482 445 539
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 47.39% 46.21% 44.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 217 238
Median daily rate £395 £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.46% +15.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 28
Median hourly rate £12.50 £9.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.57% -57.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.03 £8.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £15.08 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.66% +13.51%  

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in Buckinghamshire

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google in Buckinghamshire

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google in Buckinghamshire

Google
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 £513 - 1
Google
South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Google.

1 10 (55.56%) HTML
1 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 10 (55.56%) CSS
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Google Analytics
2 8 (44.44%) Analytics
3 7 (38.89%) Android
4 6 (33.33%) HTML5
4 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 6 (33.33%) jQuery
4 6 (33.33%) Spring
4 6 (33.33%) Java
4 6 (33.33%) User Experience
5 5 (27.78%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (27.78%) Degree
6 4 (22.22%) Subversion
6 4 (22.22%) Marketing
6 4 (22.22%) Web Development
6 4 (22.22%) Node.js
6 4 (22.22%) CSS3
6 4 (22.22%) D3.js
6 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (22.22%) MVC
6 4 (22.22%) SEO
6 4 (22.22%) Cocoa
6 4 (22.22%) Objective-C
6 4 (22.22%) CMS
6 4 (22.22%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) B2B
6 4 (22.22%) React

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 4 (22.22%) CMS
2 2 (11.11%) Drupal
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (11.11%) Umbraco
2 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.56%) ArcGIS
3 1 (5.56%) Smallworld
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Google Analytics
2 5 (27.78%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (22.22%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (11.11%) G Suite
4 2 (11.11%) Google Checkout
5 1 (5.56%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (5.56%) SNMP
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) VLAN
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Endeca
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.56%) BigQuery
2 1 (5.56%) Data Lake
2 1 (5.56%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (5.56%) GIS
2 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Subversion
2 2 (11.11%) Ant
2 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 2 (11.11%) Hudson
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) Maven
2 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Java Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Java Technical Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Marketing Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) SEO Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Web Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Web Content Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Web Marketing Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Web Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) GIS Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) CSS
1 10 (55.56%) HTML
2 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 6 (33.33%) HTML5
2 6 (33.33%) jQuery
2 6 (33.33%) Spring
3 4 (22.22%) Cocoa
3 4 (22.22%) CSS3
3 4 (22.22%) D3.js
3 4 (22.22%) Node.js
3 4 (22.22%) React
4 2 (11.11%) Ajax
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 2 (11.11%) Java EE
4 2 (11.11%) JSP
4 2 (11.11%) JSTL
4 2 (11.11%) Lucene
4 2 (11.11%) Spring MVC
4 2 (11.11%) Struts
4 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) User Experience
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
3 2 (11.11%) iPad
3 2 (11.11%) iPhone
3 2 (11.11%) Social Media
3 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Android
2 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Analytics
3 4 (22.22%) B2B
3 4 (22.22%) Mobile Development
3 4 (22.22%) MVC
3 4 (22.22%) SEO
3 4 (22.22%) Web Development
3 4 (22.22%) Wireframes
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Content Writing
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.11%) HOOD
5 2 (11.11%) Internet Marketing
5 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) OOD
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) SOA
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) Apple Swift
3 4 (22.22%) Objective-C
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe
1 2 (11.11%) Coremetrics
1 2 (11.11%) hybris
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
1 2 (11.11%) PayPal
2 1 (5.56%) Apple
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) Mapinfo
2 1 (5.56%) Tableau