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 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google
London / City of London
Rank 124 130 160
Rank change year-on-year +6 +30  
Contract jobs citing Google 29 31 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.97% 0.94% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 2.44% 2.34% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 28
Median daily rate £286 £450 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.38% +48.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £123 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £559 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £375 £310
% change year-on-year +7.60% +20.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year -14.28% -39.00%  

Google is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1188 1326 2137
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 39.67% 40.33% 42.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 871 1001 1548
Median daily rate £468 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 45
Median hourly rate £14.15 £19.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.55% -7.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £10.80 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.34 £43.66 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Google
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 in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in the City of London

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google in the City of London

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Google in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google in the City of London

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 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 City of London region with a requirement for Google.

1 20 (33.90%) Google Cloud Platform
2 18 (30.51%) Analytics
3 16 (27.12%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (23.73%) Google Analytics
5 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (22.03%) JavaScript
6 12 (20.34%) SQL
7 11 (18.64%) Python
7 11 (18.64%) Android
8 10 (16.95%) Windows
9 9 (15.25%) Linux
10 8 (13.56%) Marketing
11 7 (11.86%) TDD
11 7 (11.86%) CSS
11 7 (11.86%) HTML
11 7 (11.86%) Degree
11 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (11.86%) AngularJS
12 6 (10.17%) Android Development
12 6 (10.17%) Docker
12 6 (10.17%) BigQuery
12 6 (10.17%) Google App Engine
12 6 (10.17%) Java
12 6 (10.17%) Web Services
13 5 (8.47%) C#
13 5 (8.47%) Mac OS X
13 5 (8.47%) Apple iOS
13 5 (8.47%) G Suite
13 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (8.47%) Git (software)

Google
Top Related 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 3 (5.08%) CMS
2 2 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.39%) WordPress
3 1 (1.69%) Apache
3 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.69%) JBoss
3 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.69%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.69%) nginx
3 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (33.90%) Google Cloud Platform
2 16 (27.12%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (23.73%) Google Analytics
4 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (10.17%) Google App Engine
6 5 (8.47%) G Suite
7 4 (6.78%) AdWords
8 3 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (3.39%) GitHub
9 2 (3.39%) MailChimp
10 1 (1.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (1.69%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (1.69%) Dropbox
10 1 (1.69%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (1.69%) Google Drive
10 1 (1.69%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (1.69%) Route 53
10 1 (1.69%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) DHCP
1 2 (3.39%) DNS
1 2 (3.39%) Firewall
1 2 (3.39%) VPN
2 1 (1.69%) 2G
2 1 (1.69%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.69%) DMZ
2 1 (1.69%) FTP
2 1 (1.69%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) Intranet
2 1 (1.69%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.69%) LDAP
2 1 (1.69%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (1.69%) Skype
2 1 (1.69%) Telnet
2 1 (1.69%) VoIP
2 1 (1.69%) Wireless
2 1 (1.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) BigQuery
2 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.08%) MySQL
3 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.39%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.69%) Big Data
5 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.69%) Power BI
5 1 (1.69%) Redis
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
1 5 (8.47%) Jasmine
2 3 (5.08%) JIRA
3 2 (3.39%) Artifactory
3 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.69%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.69%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.69%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.69%) Gradle
4 1 (1.69%) JSUnit
4 1 (1.69%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.69%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.69%) NuGet
4 1 (1.69%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.69%) Selenium
4 1 (1.69%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (13.56%) Marketing
2 3 (5.08%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Games
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Developer
2 6 (10.17%) Analyst
2 6 (10.17%) Consultant
3 5 (8.47%) Android Developer
4 4 (6.78%) Data Analyst
4 4 (6.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (5.08%) Analytics Consultant
5 3 (5.08%) Architect
5 3 (5.08%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (3.39%) .NET Developer
6 2 (3.39%) AWS Architect
6 2 (3.39%) Azure Architect
6 2 (3.39%) C++ Developer
6 2 (3.39%) DevOps Architect
6 2 (3.39%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Digital Executive
6 2 (3.39%) Marketing Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Python Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) AngularJS
1 7 (11.86%) CSS
1 7 (11.86%) HTML
2 6 (10.17%) Web Services
3 4 (6.78%) .NET
3 4 (6.78%) Node.js
3 4 (6.78%) REST
3 4 (6.78%) RESTful
4 3 (5.08%) D3.js
4 3 (5.08%) JSON
5 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (3.39%) CSS3
5 2 (3.39%) HTML5
5 2 (3.39%) Material Design
5 2 (3.39%) Pandas
5 2 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (3.39%) Symfony
5 2 (3.39%) TensorFlow
5 2 (3.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) User Experience
2 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.69%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.69%) Fintech
4 1 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.69%) Social Media
4 1 (1.69%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) Android
2 10 (16.95%) Windows
3 9 (15.25%) Linux
4 5 (8.47%) Apple iOS
4 5 (8.47%) Mac OS X
5 4 (6.78%) Unix
6 2 (3.39%) CentOS
6 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) Analytics
2 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (11.86%) TDD
4 6 (10.17%) Android Development
5 5 (8.47%) A/B Testing
5 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (8.47%) DevOps
6 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.78%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.78%) Microservices
6 4 (6.78%) MVC
6 4 (6.78%) Web Analytics
7 3 (5.08%) Mobile Development
7 3 (5.08%) OO
7 3 (5.08%) Scrum
7 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.08%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.39%) Integration Testing
8 2 (3.39%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.03%) JavaScript
2 12 (20.34%) SQL
3 11 (18.64%) Python
4 6 (10.17%) Java
5 5 (8.47%) C#
6 4 (6.78%) C++
7 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.08%) PHP
7 3 (5.08%) R
7 3 (5.08%) Ruby
7 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.39%) Go
8 2 (3.39%) Perl
8 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.39%) Scala
8 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.69%) C
9 1 (1.69%) Dart
9 1 (1.69%) ES6
9 1 (1.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.69%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Docker
2 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.69%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.69%) Ceph
3 1 (1.69%) GlusterFS
3 1 (1.69%) vCloud
3 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.69%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Ansible
2 2 (3.39%) SCCM
2 2 (3.39%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.69%) Cacti
3 1 (1.69%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.69%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (1.69%) Kibana
3 1 (1.69%) logstash
3 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.69%) Puppet
3 1 (1.69%) Rundeck
3 1 (1.69%) Salt
3 1 (1.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) Tableau
2 3 (5.08%) VMware
3 2 (3.39%) Adobe
3 2 (3.39%) Apple
3 2 (3.39%) Citrix
3 2 (3.39%) DoubleClick
3 2 (3.39%) IBM
3 2 (3.39%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (3.39%) Omniture
3 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.39%) SAP
3 2 (3.39%) Symantec
4 1 (1.69%) Altiris
4 1 (1.69%) HP
4 1 (1.69%) hybris
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle
4 1 (1.69%) Remedy
4 1 (1.69%) Splunk
4 1 (1.69%) Teradata
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