Period
to 27 November 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 27 November 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Google.

Google
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 77 54 100
Rank change year-on-year -23 +46 +71
Contract jobs citing Google 41 227 184
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 2.08% 3.92% 2.60%
As % of the Vendors category 5.90% 9.75% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 169 160
Median daily rate £494 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.95% +5.00% -3.38%
10th Percentile £308 £374 £325
90th Percentile £601 £658 £676
Central London median daily rate £475 £525 £510
% change year-on-year -9.52% +2.94% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £36.00 -
Central London median hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00

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 the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 695 2,328 2,645
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 35.23% 40.25% 37.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 1,787 1,996
Median daily rate £500 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% -
10th Percentile £288 £260 £225
90th Percentile £675 £650 £656
Central London median daily rate £500 £488 £488
% change year-on-year +2.56% - +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 42 71
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.67 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.88% +10.51% +3.89%
10th Percentile £12.91 £12.04 £13.00
90th Percentile £70.00 £51.53 £25.50
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.83 £18.70
% change year-on-year +8.02% +11.39% -

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Google in the City of London

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Daily rate trend for Google in the City of London

Google
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Google in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 November 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Google in the City of London

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Google in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Google in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 November 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Google.

1 27 (65.85%) GCP
2 16 (39.02%) Python
3 11 (26.83%) Banking
3 11 (26.83%) AWS
3 11 (26.83%) Ansible
4 10 (24.39%) SQL
4 10 (24.39%) Java
4 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
5 9 (21.95%) Microservices
6 8 (19.51%) Kubernetes
6 8 (19.51%) DevOps
6 8 (19.51%) Azure
6 8 (19.51%) Big Data
6 8 (19.51%) Terraform
6 8 (19.51%) Finance
7 7 (17.07%) CSS
7 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (17.07%) Analytics
7 7 (17.07%) Apache Spark
8 6 (14.63%) Jenkins
8 6 (14.63%) Scala
8 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (14.63%) Linux
8 6 (14.63%) HTML
8 6 (14.63%) Migration
9 5 (12.20%) Scrum
9 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
9 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
9 5 (12.20%) Node.js
9 5 (12.20%) Hortonworks

Google
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.07%) Apache Spark
2 4 (9.76%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (9.76%) Tornado
3 2 (4.88%) Confluence
4 1 (2.44%) Alfresco
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) CMS
4 1 (2.44%) Documentum
4 1 (2.44%) Drupal
4 1 (2.44%) Jupyter
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (65.85%) GCP
2 11 (26.83%) AWS
3 8 (19.51%) Azure
4 4 (9.76%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (9.76%) Google Analytics
4 4 (9.76%) Serverless
5 3 (7.32%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (4.88%) G Suite
7 1 (2.44%) AdWords
7 1 (2.44%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
7 1 (2.44%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (2.44%) Google Docs
7 1 (2.44%) IaaS
7 1 (2.44%) OpenShift
7 1 (2.44%) PaaS
7 1 (2.44%) SaaS
7 1 (2.44%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
1 1 (2.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) Big Data
2 5 (12.20%) BigQuery
3 4 (9.76%) Apache Hive
3 4 (9.76%) Hadoop
3 4 (9.76%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.88%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.44%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.44%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.44%) Data Lake
6 1 (2.44%) Looker
6 1 (2.44%) Mixpanel
6 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.44%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.76%) GitLab
3 4 (9.76%) Hudson
3 4 (9.76%) JIRA
3 4 (9.76%) ProC
4 2 (4.88%) Babel
4 2 (4.88%) CircleCI
4 2 (4.88%) webpack
5 1 (2.44%) Codeship
5 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.44%) Gatling
5 1 (2.44%) Gerrit
5 1 (2.44%) JUnit
5 1 (2.44%) Maven
5 1 (2.44%) Mockito
General
1 11 (26.83%) Banking
2 8 (19.51%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Marketing
4 2 (4.88%) Law
4 2 (4.88%) Publishing
5 1 (2.44%) Automotive
5 1 (2.44%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.44%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Developer
2 7 (17.07%) Architect
3 4 (9.76%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (9.76%) Data Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Python Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Cloud Developer
5 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Help Desk Technician
5 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Junior
5 2 (4.88%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Security Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.44%) Azure Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Product Developer
6 1 (2.44%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) CSS
2 6 (14.63%) HTML
3 5 (12.20%) Node.js
3 5 (12.20%) PySpark
4 4 (9.76%) Anaconda
4 4 (9.76%) CSS3
4 4 (9.76%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (9.76%) Flask
4 4 (9.76%) HTML5
4 4 (9.76%) Twisted
5 3 (7.32%) React
6 2 (4.88%) .NET
6 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.88%) Django
6 2 (4.88%) GraphQL
6 2 (4.88%) koa
6 2 (4.88%) React Native
6 2 (4.88%) RESTful
7 1 (2.44%) J2EE
7 1 (2.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
1 4 (9.76%) User Experience
2 2 (4.88%) Credit Risk
2 2 (4.88%) Renewable Energy
3 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.44%) LIMS
3 1 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) Mac OS
3 2 (4.88%) Unix
4 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Microservices
2 8 (19.51%) DevOps
3 7 (17.07%) Analytics
3 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (14.63%) Migration
5 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
5 5 (12.20%) Scrum
6 4 (9.76%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (9.76%) Open Source
7 3 (7.32%) TDD
7 3 (7.32%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
8 2 (4.88%) Content Management
8 2 (4.88%) Data Architecture
8 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.88%) Economics
8 2 (4.88%) Kanban
8 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) Python
2 10 (24.39%) Java
2 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
2 10 (24.39%) SQL
3 6 (14.63%) Scala
4 5 (12.20%) Go
5 3 (7.32%) C#
5 3 (7.32%) Ruby
6 2 (4.88%) C++
6 2 (4.88%) PHP
6 2 (4.88%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.44%) C
7 1 (2.44%) ES6
7 1 (2.44%) ES7
7 1 (2.44%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) GDPR
1 1 (2.44%) IFRS
1 1 (2.44%) MiFID
1 1 (2.44%) QA
1 1 (2.44%) Solvency II
1 1 (2.44%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) HDFS
2 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) Ansible
2 8 (19.51%) Kubernetes
2 8 (19.51%) Terraform
3 2 (4.88%) Puppet
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.44%) Salt
4 1 (2.44%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (2.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Cloudera
1 5 (12.20%) Hortonworks
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe
3 1 (2.44%) Apple
3 1 (2.44%) CenturyLink
3 1 (2.44%) CyberArk
3 1 (2.44%) Databricks
3 1 (2.44%) Facebook
3 1 (2.44%) MobileIron
3 1 (2.44%) Optimizely
3 1 (2.44%) Qualtrics
3 1 (2.44%) Qubit
3 1 (2.44%) Twitter
3 1 (2.44%) VMware