Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 24 November 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 56 61
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5 +5
Contract jobs citing Google 2 1 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.28% 0.16% 2.60%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 0.38% 6.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 19
Cambridge median daily rate £281 - £438
10th Percentile £228 - £208
90th Percentile £329 - £484
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £333 £125 £438
% change year-on-year +166.00% -71.43% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £44.50 -

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 Cambridge.

All Vendors
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 249 266 391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 35.17% 41.56% 40.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 132 250
Cambridge median daily rate £363 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% -3.03% +11.49%
10th Percentile £200 £233 £225
90th Percentile £574 £550 £573
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £363 £400 £408
% change year-on-year -9.38% -1.84% +16.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 26
Cambridge median hourly rate £17.50 £16.88 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -17.68% -19.61%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.48 £15.77
90th Percentile £45.40 £43.75 £59.38
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.62 £17.38 £17.25
% change year-on-year -10.13% +0.72% -31.00%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Google as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Google in Cambridge

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in Cambridge

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Google.

1 2 (100.00%) Life Science
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) ColdFusion
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (50.00%) ColdFusion
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) ERP Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) ERP Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Life Science
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle