Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 147 162
Rank change year-on-year +18 +15 +24
Contract jobs citing Google 74 35 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.57% 0.79% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 3.46% 1.64% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 14 21
East of England median daily rate £350 £313 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -30.56% +25.87%
10th Percentile £125 £140 £358
90th Percentile £473 £428 £475
England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +11.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 2
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £40.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -55.92% +151.29%
10th Percentile £11.40 £18.00 £37.25
90th Percentile £27.15 £37.43 £46.42
England median hourly rate £26.60 £19.25 £19.03
% change year-on-year +38.16% +1.16% -15.42%

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 2,137 2,140 2,414
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.24% 48.11% 46.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,208 1,178 1,278
East of England median daily rate £425 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £204 £210 £206
90th Percentile £594 £538 £588
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 174 256
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £17.75 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.04% -15.99% +9.75%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.25 £43.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £17.49 £17.38 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.66% -3.47% +9.09%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Google as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in the East of England

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google in the East of England

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google in the East of England

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 January 2018. 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
Bedfordshire +22 29 £130 -68.48% 7
Cambridgeshire -1 26 £333 +166.00% 26
Hertfordshire +9 23 £320 +6.67% 15
Essex -5 13 £350 +3.70% 4
Suffolk +7 1 £450 - 1
Norfolk - 1 £575 -
Google
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 of England region with a requirement for Google.

1 39 (52.70%) Google Analytics
1 39 (52.70%) Analytics
2 35 (47.30%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (43.24%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (41.89%) E-Commerce
5 27 (36.49%) Marketing
6 26 (35.14%) OO
7 25 (33.78%) TDD
8 24 (32.43%) .NET
8 24 (32.43%) C#
8 24 (32.43%) Docker
8 24 (32.43%) Node.js
9 21 (28.38%) Advertising
9 21 (28.38%) PaaS
9 21 (28.38%) MongoDB
9 21 (28.38%) NoSQL
9 21 (28.38%) BDD
9 21 (28.38%) Cybersecurity
9 21 (28.38%) Kafka
9 21 (28.38%) Microservices
9 21 (28.38%) .NET Core
10 17 (22.97%) VMware
11 15 (20.27%) vSphere
12 13 (17.57%) HTML
12 13 (17.57%) Windows
13 11 (14.86%) SharePoint
13 11 (14.86%) Java
13 11 (14.86%) Microsoft Office
13 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
13 11 (14.86%) Windows Server

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 11 (14.86%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.46%) OpenStack
3 3 (4.05%) CMS
4 1 (1.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.35%) Apache
4 1 (1.35%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.35%) JBoss
4 1 (1.35%) Magnolia
Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 39 (52.70%) Google Analytics
2 32 (43.24%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (28.38%) PaaS
4 10 (13.51%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (9.46%) G Suite
6 6 (8.11%) IaaS
7 5 (6.76%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (6.76%) Google App Engine
8 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.35%) GitHub
8 1 (1.35%) npm
8 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) DHCP
1 9 (12.16%) DNS
2 7 (9.46%) VoIP
2 7 (9.46%) VPN
3 5 (6.76%) Internet
4 3 (4.05%) WebEx
5 1 (1.35%) Firewall
5 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.38%) MongoDB
1 21 (28.38%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.35%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (1.35%) GIS
4 1 (1.35%) JasperReports
4 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.76%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.05%) Grunt
3 3 (4.05%) Subversion
4 2 (2.70%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.70%) GitLab
4 2 (2.70%) gulp
4 2 (2.70%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.70%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (2.70%) Maven
4 2 (2.70%) Protractor
4 2 (2.70%) SonarQube
4 2 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio Code
4 2 (2.70%) webpack
5 1 (1.35%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.35%) FishEye
5 1 (1.35%) Hudson
General
1 27 (36.49%) Marketing
2 21 (28.38%) Advertising
3 7 (9.46%) Finance
4 6 (8.11%) Legal
4 6 (8.11%) Publishing
5 5 (6.76%) Retail
6 1 (1.35%) Automotive
6 1 (1.35%) Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.35%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (29.73%) Architect
2 21 (28.38%) Solutions Architect
3 20 (27.03%) E-Commerce Architect
3 20 (27.03%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
4 16 (21.62%) Analyst
5 11 (14.86%) Digital Architect
5 11 (14.86%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 9 (12.16%) Developer
6 9 (12.16%) Service Analyst
7 7 (9.46%) Content Designer
7 7 (9.46%) Designer
8 6 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (6.76%) Security Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Customer Analyst
10 3 (4.05%) Customer Support Analyst
10 3 (4.05%) Digital Content Designer
10 3 (4.05%) Network Support
10 3 (4.05%) PC Support
10 3 (4.05%) Web Analyst
10 3 (4.05%) Web Analytics Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.43%) .NET
1 24 (32.43%) Node.js
2 21 (28.38%) .NET Core
2 21 (28.38%) Kafka
3 13 (17.57%) HTML
4 9 (12.16%) Web Services
5 7 (9.46%) CSS
6 5 (6.76%) AngularJS
6 5 (6.76%) HTML5
7 4 (5.41%) Sass
8 2 (2.70%) Ajax
8 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.70%) CSS3
8 2 (2.70%) Entity Framework
8 2 (2.70%) jQuery
8 2 (2.70%) LINQ
8 2 (2.70%) Middleware
8 2 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.70%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (2.70%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) User Experience
2 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.46%) RSA SecurID
3 5 (6.76%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.05%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.05%) Social Media
5 2 (2.70%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.35%) Life Science
6 1 (1.35%) PKI
6 1 (1.35%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.35%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.57%) Windows
2 11 (14.86%) Windows Server
3 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (9.46%) Linux
5 6 (8.11%) Android
5 6 (8.11%) Unix
6 5 (6.76%) AIX
6 5 (6.76%) Apple iOS
6 5 (6.76%) Solaris
7 1 (1.35%) CentOS
7 1 (1.35%) CoreOS
7 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (52.70%) Analytics
2 35 (47.30%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (41.89%) E-Commerce
4 26 (35.14%) OO
5 25 (33.78%) TDD
6 21 (28.38%) BDD
6 21 (28.38%) Cybersecurity
6 21 (28.38%) Microservices
7 9 (12.16%) DevOps
7 9 (12.16%) SEO
7 9 (12.16%) Web Analytics
8 7 (9.46%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (9.46%) ITIL
9 6 (8.11%) Cryptography
9 6 (8.11%) Information Security
9 6 (8.11%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.76%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (6.76%) Secure Coding
10 5 (6.76%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.43%) C#
2 11 (14.86%) Java
3 7 (9.46%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.70%) C++
4 2 (2.70%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.35%) C
5 1 (1.35%) Perl
5 1 (1.35%) Python
5 1 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (9.46%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (5.41%) CISM
3 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.70%) Degree
4 1 (1.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (1.35%) CCNA
4 1 (1.35%) CCSP
4 1 (1.35%) CISA
4 1 (1.35%) CISSP
4 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.35%) CRISC
4 1 (1.35%) MCITP
4 1 (1.35%) MCSA
4 1 (1.35%) MCSE
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.35%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.35%) RHCA
4 1 (1.35%) RHCE
4 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 24 (32.43%) Docker
2 15 (20.27%) vSphere
3 10 (13.51%) XenApp
4 9 (12.16%) Active Directory
5 6 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (6.76%) vCloud
7 1 (1.35%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) Ansible
2 1 (1.35%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.35%) Mesos
2 1 (1.35%) Nexpose
2 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.35%) Puppet
2 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (22.97%) VMware
2 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.46%) Citrix
3 7 (9.46%) McAfee
4 5 (6.76%) Adobe
5 2 (2.70%) Twitter
5 2 (2.70%) VocaLink
6 1 (1.35%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.35%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.35%) Imperva
6 1 (1.35%) Monetate
6 1 (1.35%) Omniture
6 1 (1.35%) Qubit
6 1 (1.35%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.35%) Red Hat