Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 17 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 - 103
Rank change year-on-year - +103 -8
Contract jobs citing Google 5 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.37% - 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 0.86% - 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 9
Cheshire median daily rate £283 - £375
10th Percentile £263 - £319
90th Percentile £334 - £420
North West median daily rate £350 £420 £363
% change year-on-year -16.67% +15.86% +31.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £13.00 - £33.64

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 Cheshire.

All Vendors
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 580 664 748
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 43.19% 44.71% 35.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 443 462
Cheshire median daily rate £408 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £254 £263 £244
90th Percentile £625 £538 £575
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 23 39
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.86 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.52% -5.77% +0.13%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £9.82
90th Percentile £33.00 £22.20 £34.60
North West median hourly rate £16.50 £18.25 £17.42
% change year-on-year -9.59% +4.76% +8.88%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Google in Cheshire

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in Cheshire

Google
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Warrington - 2 £283 - 1
Chester - 1 £275 - 6
Macclesfield - 1 - - 1
Google
North West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Google.

1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) W3C
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) G Suite
1 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BigQuery
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) BYOD
1 1 (20.00%) HTC Vive
1 1 (20.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Game Development
1 1 (20.00%) Line Management
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (20.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Google Apps Script
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Samsung
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter