Period
to 25 May 2020

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 25 May 2020 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
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 153 241 252
Rank change year-on-year +88 +11 -24
Contract jobs citing Google Play 2 1 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.063% 0.015% 0.029%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.21% 0.050% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £413 £500 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.50% +50.38% -30.00%
10th Percentile £379 £475 £316
90th Percentile £436 £525 £520
Central London median daily rate £413 £450 £333
% change year-on-year -8.33% +35.34% -26.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 973 1,997 1,728
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 30.83% 30.87% 24.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 729 1,557 1,403
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +3.36%
10th Percentile £300 £363 £336
90th Percentile £665 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 14
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.79% -2.27% +3.99%
10th Percentile £17.80 £12.25 £16.09
90th Percentile £58.25 £37.58 £43.68
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +70.73% +2.50% +25.16%

Google Play
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Google Play as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Google Play in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Google Play in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, 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 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) Kotlin
2 1 (50.00%) Material Design
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (50.00%) Flutter
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) JNI
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Apple

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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (50.00%) Flutter
1 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (50.00%) JNI
1 1 (50.00%) Material Design
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Apple