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The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 25 May 2022 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 of England
6 months to
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 111 94 106
Rank change year-on-year -17 +12 +52
Contract jobs citing Google 31 26 24
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 1.23% 1.46% 0.98%
As % of the Vendors category 2.88% 3.31% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 12
10th Percentile £184 £318 £179
25th Percentile £316 £465 £213
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £490 £525 £248
Median % change year-on-year -6.76% +112.12% -45.00%
75th Percentile £631 £625 £479
90th Percentile £647 £633 £625
England median daily rate £550 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
10th Percentile - - £20.80
25th Percentile £15.50 - £25.37
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £33.61
75th Percentile £16.50 - £39.31
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +27.27% +22.22% -1.10%

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 East of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,077 785 1,039
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 42.64% 44.10% 42.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 435 561
10th Percentile £185 £140 £175
25th Percentile £313 £228 £300
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £413 £400
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% -11.11%
75th Percentile £550 £519 £500
90th Percentile £663 £600 £600
England median daily rate £525 £484 £460
% change year-on-year +8.47% +5.27% -1.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 102 91
10th Percentile £12.90 £11.89 £11.89
25th Percentile £14.25 £12.70 £14.50
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.50
Median % change year-on-year - -13.51% +8.82%
75th Percentile £25.63 £23.03 £30.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £40.00 £55.00
England median hourly rate £21.37 £20.00 £18.60
% change year-on-year +6.85% +7.53% +1.92%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Google as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Google in the East of England

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Google in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Google in the East of England

Google
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Google in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Google in the East of England

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Google in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for Google in the East of England

Google
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 25 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire -6 15 £273 -54.37% 15
Cambridgeshire -24 8 £550 +12.30% 11
Essex -7 5 £552 +4.64% 1
Suffolk -4 3 £458 -
Google
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Google.

1 15 (48.39%) Agile
2 14 (45.16%) GCP
3 11 (35.48%) Azure
4 9 (29.03%) AWS
5 8 (25.81%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (25.81%) Scrum
6 7 (22.58%) HTML
6 7 (22.58%) Linux
7 6 (19.35%) DevOps
7 6 (19.35%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (19.35%) Social Skills
8 5 (16.13%) CI/CD
8 5 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
8 5 (16.13%) Microservices
8 5 (16.13%) SOLID
8 5 (16.13%) Analytics
8 5 (16.13%) TypeScript
8 5 (16.13%) Python
8 5 (16.13%) .NET
8 5 (16.13%) XML
8 5 (16.13%) Migration
8 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (16.13%) Marketing
9 4 (12.90%) Spring
9 4 (12.90%) TDD
9 4 (12.90%) Retail
9 4 (12.90%) Social Media
9 4 (12.90%) Google Analytics
9 4 (12.90%) QA

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (12.90%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (12.90%) WordPress
2 2 (6.45%) nginx
3 1 (3.23%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 14 (45.16%) GCP
2 11 (35.48%) Azure
3 9 (29.03%) AWS
4 4 (12.90%) Google Analytics
4 4 (12.90%) Google Workspace
5 2 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (6.45%) Serverless
6 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) DNS
2 2 (6.45%) 4G
2 2 (6.45%) DHCP
2 2 (6.45%) Kerberos
2 2 (6.45%) LAN
2 2 (6.45%) LTE
2 2 (6.45%) SSH
2 2 (6.45%) VoIP
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.23%) Firewall
3 1 (3.23%) Internet
3 1 (3.23%) Intranet
3 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) VLAN
3 1 (3.23%) WAN
3 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (12.90%) MySQL
3 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.23%) Pentaho
5 1 (3.23%) PowerCenter
5 1 (3.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (3.23%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) GitLab
2 3 (9.68%) Moq
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (6.45%) Android Studio
3 2 (6.45%) GoogleTest
3 2 (6.45%) JUnit
3 2 (6.45%) Mockito
General
1 6 (19.35%) Social Skills
2 5 (16.13%) Marketing
3 4 (12.90%) Retail
4 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.45%) Influencing Skills
5 2 (6.45%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (3.23%) Finance
6 1 (3.23%) Games
6 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Architect
2 5 (16.13%) Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) SEO Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Angular Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Change Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Migration Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Product Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Python Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Android Tester
5 1 (3.23%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (3.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) HTML
2 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) XML
3 4 (12.90%) Spring
3 4 (12.90%) Spring Boot
4 3 (9.68%) Ajax
4 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
4 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (9.68%) CSS
4 3 (9.68%) HTML5
4 3 (9.68%) jQuery
4 3 (9.68%) JSON
4 3 (9.68%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (9.68%) Sass
4 3 (9.68%) StructureMap
4 3 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.45%) React
5 2 (6.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (12.90%) Social Media
2 4 (12.90%) User Experience
3 3 (9.68%) Client/Server
3 3 (9.68%) Cloud Native
4 2 (6.45%) IoT
5 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.23%) CCTV
5 1 (3.23%) Digital Signage
5 1 (3.23%) Educational Technology
5 1 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) Android
3 2 (6.45%) Debian
4 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.23%) Unix
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Agile
2 8 (25.81%) Scrum
3 6 (19.35%) DevOps
4 5 (16.13%) Analytics
4 5 (16.13%) CI/CD
4 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
4 5 (16.13%) Microservices
4 5 (16.13%) Migration
4 5 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (16.13%) SOLID
4 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.90%) Change Management
5 4 (12.90%) SEO
5 4 (12.90%) Social Media Marketing
5 4 (12.90%) TDD
6 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
6 3 (9.68%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) Python
1 5 (16.13%) TypeScript
2 4 (12.90%) Java
2 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) C#
3 3 (9.68%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.45%) AWK
4 2 (6.45%) Bash
4 2 (6.45%) Go
4 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.45%) sed
4 2 (6.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Docker
2 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Terraform
2 2 (6.45%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.23%) Ansible
3 1 (3.23%) Control-M
3 1 (3.23%) SCCM
3 1 (3.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Ahrefs
1 4 (12.90%) Facebook
1 4 (12.90%) Instagram
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
2 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 2 (6.45%) hybris
3 2 (6.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) Apple
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco
4 1 (3.23%) DataFlux
4 1 (3.23%) Informatica