Period
to 19 November 2019

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 19 November 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.

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
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 104 155
Rank change year-on-year +46 +51 -10
Contract jobs citing Google 234 180 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.97% 2.57% 1.32%
As % of the Vendors category 9.77% 6.72% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 154 77
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +27.27%
10th Percentile £408 £345 £194
90th Percentile £672 £675 £684
Central London median daily rate £525 £505 £500
% change year-on-year +3.96% +1.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
City of London median hourly rate £36.00 - £30.73
10th Percentile £22.85 - £26.53
90th Percentile £51.95 - £33.78
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.73
% change year-on-year - +13.91% -2.46%

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 2,394 2,677 2,695
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.66% 38.19% 38.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,848 2,006 2,024
City of London median daily rate £500 £484 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.36% +0.16% +7.33%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £273
90th Percentile £650 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £495 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +1.54% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 71 60
City of London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.63% +6.86% -7.89%
10th Percentile £12.04 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.68 £25.50 £30.75
Central London median hourly rate £20.67 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year +10.51% +3.89% -3.87%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Google as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 19 November 2019.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google in the City of London

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 November 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Google in the City of London

Google
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the City of London region over the 6 months to 19 November 2019. 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
London Bridge +38 9 £525 +59.09%
Moorgate - 9 £513 -
Google
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, 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.

1 150 (64.10%) GCP
2 100 (42.74%) AWS
3 94 (40.17%) Python
4 62 (26.50%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (23.93%) Kubernetes
6 53 (22.65%) Docker
6 53 (22.65%) Java
7 43 (18.38%) DevOps
8 40 (17.09%) Azure
8 40 (17.09%) JavaScript
9 38 (16.24%) SQL
10 36 (15.38%) Analytics
11 35 (14.96%) BigQuery
12 34 (14.53%) Finance
13 33 (14.10%) React
14 32 (13.68%) Jenkins
15 31 (13.25%) Machine Learning
16 29 (12.39%) Kafka
16 29 (12.39%) Microsoft
17 28 (11.97%) Windows
17 28 (11.97%) Terraform
18 26 (11.11%) Web Services
18 26 (11.11%) TDD
19 25 (10.68%) Banking
19 25 (10.68%) Artificial Intelligence
19 25 (10.68%) Scala
19 25 (10.68%) Data Science
20 24 (10.26%) Apache Spark
21 23 (9.83%) Linux
21 23 (9.83%) Microservices

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 24 (10.26%) Apache Spark
2 19 (8.12%) Apache Airflow
3 16 (6.84%) Apache
4 14 (5.98%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (2.56%) Confluence
6 4 (1.71%) Jupyter
6 4 (1.71%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.71%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.28%) IBM Domino
7 3 (1.28%) JBoss
8 2 (0.85%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.85%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.85%) CMS
8 2 (0.85%) IIS
8 2 (0.85%) Luigi
8 2 (0.85%) WordPress
9 1 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.43%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (1.28%) Chatbot
1 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.43%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.43%) Magento
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.43%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.43%) SessionCam
2 1 (0.43%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 150 (64.10%) GCP
2 100 (42.74%) AWS
3 40 (17.09%) Azure
4 16 (6.84%) Google Analytics
5 13 (5.56%) Serverless
6 12 (5.13%) GitHub
7 11 (4.70%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (4.27%) AWS Lambda
8 10 (4.27%) G Suite
9 9 (3.85%) Office 365
9 9 (3.85%) SaaS
10 7 (2.99%) Amazon Kinesis
10 7 (2.99%) Tricentis Tosca
11 6 (2.56%) Apigee
12 5 (2.14%) Adobe Analytics
12 5 (2.14%) Google Compute Engine
13 4 (1.71%) Fastly
13 4 (1.71%) Google App Engine
13 4 (1.71%) Heroku
13 4 (1.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.84%) Internet
2 6 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (1.71%) DNS
4 3 (1.28%) DHCP
4 3 (1.28%) SMTP
5 2 (0.85%) Firewall
5 2 (0.85%) VoIP
6 1 (0.43%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (0.43%) Extranet
6 1 (0.43%) Intranet
6 1 (0.43%) LAN
6 1 (0.43%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.43%) Network Security
6 1 (0.43%) SAN
6 1 (0.43%) VLAN
6 1 (0.43%) WAN
6 1 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.96%) BigQuery
2 22 (9.40%) Big Data
3 18 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 15 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (5.56%) SQL Server
6 11 (4.70%) Amazon Redshift
6 11 (4.70%) MySQL
7 8 (3.42%) Apache Hive
8 7 (2.99%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (2.56%) Neo4j
9 6 (2.56%) Redis
10 5 (2.14%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (1.71%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.71%) Power BI
12 3 (1.28%) HBase
12 3 (1.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (13.68%) Jenkins
2 13 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 12 (5.13%) webpack
4 9 (3.85%) JIRA
5 8 (3.42%) Selenium
6 6 (2.56%) Babel
6 6 (2.56%) Maven
7 5 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.71%) CircleCI
9 2 (0.85%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.85%) GitLab
10 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.43%) Gradle
10 1 (0.43%) Grunt
10 1 (0.43%) Liquibase
10 1 (0.43%) Mockito
10 1 (0.43%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.43%) Spock
10 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
General
1 34 (14.53%) Finance
2 25 (10.68%) Banking
3 13 (5.56%) Marketing
4 7 (2.99%) Publishing
5 6 (2.56%) Retail
6 5 (2.14%) Advertising
6 5 (2.14%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.28%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.43%) Billing
8 1 (0.43%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.43%) Electronics
8 1 (0.43%) Fire and Rescue
8 1 (0.43%) Games
8 1 (0.43%) Law
8 1 (0.43%) Legal
8 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.43%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 69 (29.49%) Developer
2 30 (12.82%) Data Engineer
3 27 (11.54%) Python Engineer
4 24 (10.26%) Python Developer
5 23 (9.83%) Architect
6 19 (8.12%) DevOps Engineer
7 16 (6.84%) Cloud Engineer
8 15 (6.41%) React Developer
9 13 (5.56%) Analyst
9 13 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
10 12 (5.13%) Cloud Architect
10 12 (5.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 9 (3.85%) AWS Developer
11 9 (3.85%) Java Developer
11 9 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (2.99%) 2nd Line Support
12 7 (2.99%) Senior Developer
12 7 (2.99%) Software Engineer
13 6 (2.56%) Consultant
13 6 (2.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (14.10%) React
2 29 (12.39%) Kafka
3 26 (11.11%) Web Services
4 23 (9.83%) Node.js
5 15 (6.41%) AngularJS
6 14 (5.98%) CSS
6 14 (5.98%) React Native
7 13 (5.56%) GraphQL
8 12 (5.13%) Django
8 12 (5.13%) Redux
8 12 (5.13%) REST
9 10 (4.27%) HTML
9 10 (4.27%) RESTful
9 10 (4.27%) Sass
10 9 (3.85%) Flask
10 9 (3.85%) Pandas
10 9 (3.85%) Spring
10 9 (3.85%) Vue.js
11 8 (3.42%) PySpark
11 8 (3.42%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (3.42%) Mobile App
2 8 (3.42%) Public Cloud
3 7 (2.99%) Algorithms
3 7 (2.99%) User Experience
4 6 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.14%) Renewable Energy
6 4 (1.71%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.28%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.28%) Cloud Native
7 3 (1.28%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.28%) Social Media
8 2 (0.85%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.43%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.43%) iSeries
9 1 (0.43%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.97%) Windows
2 23 (9.83%) Linux
3 11 (4.70%) Android
4 9 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.56%) Unix
5 6 (2.56%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.85%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.85%) Solaris
7 2 (0.85%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.85%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.43%) CentOS
8 1 (0.43%) Debian
8 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.43%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (26.50%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (18.38%) DevOps
3 36 (15.38%) Analytics
4 31 (13.25%) Machine Learning
5 26 (11.11%) TDD
6 25 (10.68%) Artificial Intelligence
6 25 (10.68%) Data Science
7 23 (9.83%) Continuous Delivery
7 23 (9.83%) Microservices
8 21 (8.97%) Software Engineering
9 19 (8.12%) ETL
10 18 (7.69%) Migration
11 15 (6.41%) BDD
12 14 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (5.56%) Data Modelling
13 13 (5.56%) Fintech
13 13 (5.56%) Front End Development
13 13 (5.56%) Pair Programming
13 13 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 94 (40.17%) Python
2 53 (22.65%) Java
3 40 (17.09%) JavaScript
4 38 (16.24%) SQL
5 25 (10.68%) Scala
6 22 (9.40%) Go
7 16 (6.84%) TypeScript
8 11 (4.70%) ES6
9 10 (4.27%) C#
10 8 (3.42%) Bash Shell
10 8 (3.42%) Kotlin
11 7 (2.99%) PHP
11 7 (2.99%) Ruby
12 5 (2.14%) Apple Swift
12 5 (2.14%) R
13 4 (1.71%) Groovy
14 2 (0.85%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.43%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (4.27%) Degree
2 8 (3.42%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.85%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.43%) APMP
5 1 (0.43%) CCIE
5 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.43%) ISEB
5 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.43%) PhD
5 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.43%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.71%) QA
2 2 (0.85%) GDPR
2 2 (0.85%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.85%) PMO
3 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 53 (22.65%) Docker
2 11 (4.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.85%) HDFS
4 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.43%) XenApp
4 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 56 (23.93%) Kubernetes
2 28 (11.97%) Terraform
3 19 (8.12%) Ansible
4 8 (3.42%) Grafana
5 6 (2.56%) Istio
6 5 (2.14%) Mesos
6 5 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (2.14%) Puppet
7 4 (1.71%) Graphite
7 4 (1.71%) Jamf Pro
7 4 (1.71%) Marathon
8 3 (1.28%) logstash
8 3 (1.28%) Prometheus
8 3 (1.28%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.85%) Consul
9 2 (0.85%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.85%) Kibana
9 2 (0.85%) Packer
10 1 (0.43%) Kubeflow
10 1 (0.43%) Matomo
Vendors
1 29 (12.39%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.85%) Facebook
2 9 (3.85%) Oracle
2 9 (3.85%) Tableau
2 9 (3.85%) Twitter
3 6 (2.56%) Splunk
4 5 (2.14%) Adobe
5 3 (1.28%) Apple
5 3 (1.28%) Criteo
5 3 (1.28%) Lotus
5 3 (1.28%) Tealium
6 2 (0.85%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.85%) Okta
6 2 (0.85%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.85%) SAP
7 1 (0.43%) FatWire
7 1 (0.43%) Ivanti
7 1 (0.43%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.43%) VMware