The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 26 17 22
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5  
Contract jobs citing Google 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 0.75% 4.96% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 1.54% 12.24% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Median daily rate £560 £408 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.25% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £385 £300
% change year-on-year +4.80% +28.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Canary Wharf.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 65 49 61
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 48.87% 40.50% 53.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 45 37
Median daily rate £515 £450 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.44% -8.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £363 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £667 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.79% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in Canary Wharf

Google
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Google.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) GPFS
1 1 (100.00%) SevOne
1 1 (100.00%) LXC
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) NX-OS

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) NX-OS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Scripter
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Scripting Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) GPFS
1 1 (100.00%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) SevOne
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk