Period
to 20 October 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 20 October 2021 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 50 35 86
Rank change year-on-year -15 +51 -10
Contract jobs citing Google 13 5 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.85% 1.65% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 5.86% 4.13% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 6
10th Percentile £361 " "
25th Percentile £386 £313 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £494 £325 £413
Median % change year-on-year +51.92% -21.21% -17.50%
75th Percentile £523 £353 £522
90th Percentile £525 " £631
East of England median daily rate £456 £330 £475
% change year-on-year +38.26% -30.53% +77.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.46 - -
East of England median hourly rate £37.46 - -

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 Cambridgeshire.

All Vendors
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 222 121 483
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 31.67% 39.93% 41.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 77 291
10th Percentile £149 £259 £185
25th Percentile £270 £318 £281
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £388 £450 £400
Median % change year-on-year -13.89% +12.50% -5.88%
75th Percentile £525 £556 £500
90th Percentile £606 £643 £588
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 11 32
10th Percentile £12.25 " £11.08
25th Percentile £13.25 £14.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate £13.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year -32.50% +14.29% -
75th Percentile £15.06 £50.63 £47.69
90th Percentile £26.08 £53.75 £50.00
East of England median hourly rate £14.50 £45.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -67.78% +177.78% -4.71%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Google as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Google in Cambridgeshire

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Google in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Google in Cambridgeshire

Google
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Google in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Google in Cambridgeshire

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Google in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for Google in Cambridgeshire

Google
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Google in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Google in Cambridgeshire

Google
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 9 £500 - 15
Peterborough -25 2 - - 1
Google
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Google.

1 7 (53.85%) DevOps
1 7 (53.85%) Kubernetes
1 7 (53.85%) Terraform
2 6 (46.15%) GCP
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Workflow
2 6 (46.15%) AWS
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (30.77%) Marketing
4 4 (30.77%) Google Analytics
4 4 (30.77%) Analytics
4 4 (30.77%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure as Code
4 4 (30.77%) Social Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Data Pipeline
5 3 (23.08%) Cloud Spanner
5 3 (23.08%) Data Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) Packer
5 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
5 3 (23.08%) iPad
5 3 (23.08%) BDD
5 3 (23.08%) OpenStack
5 3 (23.08%) Kafka
5 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (23.08%) BigQuery
5 3 (23.08%) GitLab

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) Drupal
1 3 (23.08%) OpenStack
1 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) AWS
1 6 (46.15%) GCP
2 4 (30.77%) Google Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Azure
4 2 (15.38%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (15.38%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DHCP
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) Skype
1 2 (15.38%) SNMP
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) BigQuery
1 3 (23.08%) Cloud Spanner
2 2 (15.38%) Power BI
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) GitLab
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
General
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
1 4 (30.77%) Social Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Advertising
3 2 (15.38%) Influencing Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Organisational Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Cloud Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Data Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Marketing Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Kafka
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) iPad
1 3 (23.08%) Life Science
2 2 (15.38%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) Legacy Systems
3 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Ubuntu
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2016
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) DevOps
2 6 (46.15%) Workflow
3 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
4 4 (30.77%) Analytics
4 4 (30.77%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure as Code
5 3 (23.08%) BDD
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (23.08%) Data Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) Data Pipeline
5 3 (23.08%) Workflow Management
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) Content Management
6 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Logistic Regression
6 2 (15.38%) Product Marketing
6 2 (15.38%) Time Management
6 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
1 2 (15.38%) vSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Kubernetes
1 7 (53.85%) Terraform
2 3 (23.08%) Packer
3 1 (7.69%) Ansible
3 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe
2 2 (15.38%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (15.38%) Omniture
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Meraki