The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 28 June 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.

Google
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 79 68
Rank change year-on-year -5 -11  
Contract jobs citing Google 20 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.30% 1.04% 1.60%
As % of the Vendors category 2.90% 2.67% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 12
Median daily rate £311 £600 £289
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.12% +107.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £535 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £663 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £414 £310
% change year-on-year -9.36% +33.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £18.25 £23.09
% change year-on-year +58.90% -20.97%  

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 East Midlands.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 690 599 663
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 44.95% 38.85% 42.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 721 613 699
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £263 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £588 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 42 51
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.00 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -28.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.76 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.40 £17.18 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Google as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Google in the East Midlands

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Google in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in the East Midlands

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google in the East Midlands

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google in the East Midlands

Google
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -11 7 £175 -70.83% 7
Northamptonshire - 7 £400 - 7
Leicestershire - 5 £308 - 12
Derbyshire - 1 £375 - 1
Google
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Google.

1 8 (32.00%) Google Analytics
1 8 (32.00%) Analytics
2 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (24.00%) Open Source
3 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (24.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.00%) CSS
4 5 (20.00%) HTML
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.00%) Project Management
4 5 (20.00%) Retail
4 5 (20.00%) Twitter
5 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (16.00%) CSS3
5 4 (16.00%) G Suite
5 4 (16.00%) HTML5
5 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (16.00%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) jQuery
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco
5 4 (16.00%) SEO
5 4 (16.00%) MySQL
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (16.00%) Apache
5 4 (16.00%) Python

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (16.00%) Apache
2 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.00%) CMS
3 2 (8.00%) Confluence
4 1 (4.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Google Analytics
2 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (16.00%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (16.00%) G Suite
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (12.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (12.00%) PaaS
5 2 (8.00%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (8.00%) IaaS
5 2 (8.00%) Office 365
5 2 (8.00%) SaaS
6 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) HTTP
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (4.00%) VoIP
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (12.00%) Selenium
4 2 (8.00%) JIRA
4 2 (8.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (4.00%) PHPUnit
5 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (20.00%) Retail
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (16.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Designer
4 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce Manager
4 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Designer
4 3 (12.00%) Project Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Web Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Project Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) CSS
1 5 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) CSS3
2 4 (16.00%) HTML5
2 4 (16.00%) jQuery
3 3 (12.00%) .NET
3 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (12.00%) boto
4 2 (8.00%) React
4 2 (8.00%) Sass
4 2 (8.00%) Serverless Framework
4 2 (8.00%) Web Services
5 1 (4.00%) Ajax
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.00%) LAMP
5 1 (4.00%) Node.js
5 1 (4.00%) Silverlight
5 1 (4.00%) Symfony
5 1 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.00%) EPoS
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Android
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Analytics
2 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (24.00%) Open Source
3 5 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) DevOps
4 4 (16.00%) SEO
4 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (12.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 3 (12.00%) Email Marketing
5 3 (12.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (12.00%) Internet Marketing
5 3 (12.00%) Multivariate Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Pay per click
5 3 (12.00%) SDLC
5 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (12.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) Python
4 3 (12.00%) C#
5 2 (8.00%) PHP
5 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Analytics IQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (20.00%) Twitter
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) Adobe
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix
3 2 (8.00%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (4.00%) Aruba
4 1 (4.00%) Avaya
4 1 (4.00%) Meraki
4 1 (4.00%) NetApp
4 1 (4.00%) Northgate
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.00%) Tableau
4 1 (4.00%) Xamarin