Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Google Play skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Google Play over the 6 months to 21 February 2019 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.

Google Play
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 246 249 228
Rank change year-on-year +3 -21 -9
Contract jobs citing Google Play 8 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.070% 0.032%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.44% 0.35% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 0
City of London median daily rate £500 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% - -
Central London median daily rate £500 £600 £431
% change year-on-year -16.67% +39.13% -4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Google Play is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,829 1,421 860
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 26.89% 20.02% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,460 1,157 721
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £340 £319 £350
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 4
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -10.07% -12.80%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £14.72
90th Percentile £23.75 £39.63 £46.71
Central London median hourly rate £18.76 £19.00 £19.92
% change year-on-year -1.26% -4.62% -11.92%

Google Play
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Google Play as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Google Play in the City of London

Google Play
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Google Play in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Google Play in the City of London

Google Play
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google Play in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google Play in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Google Play 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 City of London region with a requirement for Google Play.

1 8 (100.00%) Google
1 8 (100.00%) Android
2 7 (87.50%) SOLID
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) Apple
3 4 (50.00%) RESTful
3 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (50.00%) Xamarin
4 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
4 3 (37.50%) Android Development
4 3 (37.50%) Android Studio
4 3 (37.50%) GitHub
4 3 (37.50%) Gradle
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Memory Management
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
4 3 (37.50%) Velocity
4 3 (37.50%) Atlassian
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
4 3 (37.50%) Kotlin
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (37.50%) Genymotion

Google Play
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (37.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SMS
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Android Studio
1 3 (37.50%) Genymotion
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Xamarin Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Android Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Applications Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Java Android Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Java Applications Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Java Mobile Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Xamarin Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (37.50%) JSON
2 3 (37.50%) Velocity
2 3 (37.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Android
2 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) SOLID
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Android Development
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Memory Management
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Optimisation
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) Kotlin
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Google
2 4 (50.00%) Apple
2 4 (50.00%) Xamarin
3 3 (37.50%) Atlassian