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 3 months to 26 April 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 of England
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 106 84
Rank change year-on-year +6 -22  
Contract jobs citing Google 23 20 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.08% 0.78% 1.69%
As % of the Vendors category 2.42% 1.65% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 32
Median daily rate £284 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.30% +36.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £239 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £408 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £300
% change year-on-year - +33.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.25 - £11.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.46 £27.77
% change year-on-year -2.99% -44.31%  

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 of England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 952 1211 1352
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 44.86% 46.99% 49.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 673 723
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 90 118
Median hourly rate £17.64 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.87% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.80 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.15% +8.57%  

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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
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 3 months to 26 April 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
Essex -20 8 £284 -29.03% 1
Hertfordshire +12 6 £450 +56.52% 1
Cambridgeshire +15 4 £300 +224.32% 12
Bedfordshire 0 4 £155 -58.66% 1
Suffolk - 1 - -
Google
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 of England region with a requirement for Google.

1 24 (51.06%) Java
2 21 (44.68%) HTML
2 21 (44.68%) CSS
3 19 (40.43%) JavaScript
4 13 (27.66%) Web Services
5 11 (23.40%) J2EE
5 11 (23.40%) VMware
5 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (21.28%) Oracle
6 10 (21.28%) Windows
6 10 (21.28%) G Suite
7 9 (19.15%) AngularJS
7 9 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
7 9 (19.15%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
8 8 (17.02%) SOA
8 8 (17.02%) Linux
8 8 (17.02%) WebSphere
9 7 (14.89%) Google Analytics
9 7 (14.89%) Spring
9 7 (14.89%) GWT
9 7 (14.89%) Android
9 7 (14.89%) HTML5
9 7 (14.89%) CSS3
9 7 (14.89%) Vaadin
9 7 (14.89%) Analytics
9 7 (14.89%) ITIL
9 7 (14.89%) SQL
9 7 (14.89%) .NET

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 8 (17.02%) WebSphere
2 7 (14.89%) WebLogic
3 6 (12.77%) WebLogic Portal
4 5 (10.64%) CMS
4 5 (10.64%) Tomcat
5 4 (8.51%) Apache
5 4 (8.51%) IIS
5 4 (8.51%) Jetty
5 4 (8.51%) Mongrel
5 4 (8.51%) nginx
6 2 (4.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (4.26%) IBM Notes
6 2 (4.26%) JBoss
7 1 (2.13%) Anypoint
7 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
7 1 (2.13%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (2.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.13%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) NetSuite
1 1 (2.13%) Odoo
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.28%) G Suite
2 9 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (19.15%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (14.89%) Google Analytics
4 5 (10.64%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (10.64%) Mimecast
5 4 (8.51%) Google App Engine
6 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (4.26%) Dropbox
7 2 (4.26%) Google Drive
8 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
8 1 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (2.13%) IaaS
8 1 (2.13%) PaaS
8 1 (2.13%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) DHCP
1 7 (14.89%) DNS
2 5 (10.64%) VPN
3 4 (8.51%) HTTP
3 4 (8.51%) SSL
3 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.38%) FTP
4 3 (6.38%) IPsec
4 3 (6.38%) LDAP
4 3 (6.38%) SAN
5 2 (4.26%) NAS
5 2 (4.26%) VoIP
6 1 (2.13%) Bluetooth
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.13%) IPv4
6 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.13%) Network Security
6 1 (2.13%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.13%) CouchDB
3 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.13%) HBase
3 1 (2.13%) Neo4j
3 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.13%) Redis
3 1 (2.13%) Riak
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.38%) Ant
2 3 (6.38%) Travis CI
3 2 (4.26%) Maven
4 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.13%) GoogleTest
4 1 (2.13%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.13%) JBehave
4 1 (2.13%) JIRA
4 1 (2.13%) JUnit
4 1 (2.13%) MSTest
4 1 (2.13%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (2.13%) Redmine
4 1 (2.13%) Selenium
4 1 (2.13%) Subversion
4 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.26%) Billing
2 1 (2.13%) Automotive
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.13%) Marketing
2 1 (2.13%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (10.64%) Web Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Storage Architect
5 3 (6.38%) UI Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (4.26%) IT Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Network Support
6 2 (4.26%) PC Support
6 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (44.68%) CSS
1 21 (44.68%) HTML
2 13 (27.66%) Web Services
3 11 (23.40%) J2EE
4 9 (19.15%) AngularJS
5 7 (14.89%) .NET
5 7 (14.89%) CSS3
5 7 (14.89%) GWT
5 7 (14.89%) HTML5
5 7 (14.89%) Spring
5 7 (14.89%) Vaadin
6 6 (12.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (12.77%) XSLT
7 5 (10.64%) Ajax
7 5 (10.64%) JSP
7 5 (10.64%) Sass
7 5 (10.64%) XHTML
7 5 (10.64%) XML
8 3 (6.38%) Middleware
8 3 (6.38%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Virtual Team
1 5 (10.64%) Web 2.0
2 2 (4.26%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.26%) EMC VNX
2 2 (4.26%) Life Science
2 2 (4.26%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.13%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.13%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.13%) HP Storage
3 1 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.13%) Replication
3 1 (2.13%) Social Media
3 1 (2.13%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (2.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.28%) Windows
2 8 (17.02%) Linux
3 7 (14.89%) Android
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.38%) Solaris
5 3 (6.38%) Unix
6 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.13%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.02%) SOA
3 7 (14.89%) Analytics
3 7 (14.89%) ITIL
3 7 (14.89%) SEO
4 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
4 6 (12.77%) Open Source
4 6 (12.77%) TDD
5 5 (10.64%) B2C
5 5 (10.64%) Content Management
5 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (10.64%) Front End Development
5 5 (10.64%) OO
5 5 (10.64%) Scrum
5 5 (10.64%) Web Development
6 4 (8.51%) DevOps
6 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.38%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.38%) RAD
7 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (51.06%) Java
2 19 (40.43%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.89%) SQL
4 6 (12.77%) XPath
5 3 (6.38%) C#
6 2 (4.26%) Perl
6 2 (4.26%) Python
7 1 (2.13%) C
7 1 (2.13%) C++
7 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) EMC Certification
2 1 (2.13%) ISEB
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.13%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.51%) vSphere
3 4 (8.51%) Xen
4 3 (6.38%) XenApp
5 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.13%) Docker
6 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Puppet
2 2 (4.26%) EMC VPLEX
2 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.13%) PaperCut
3 1 (2.13%) SCCM
3 1 (2.13%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) VMware
2 10 (21.28%) Oracle
3 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
4 7 (14.89%) Citrix
4 7 (14.89%) IBM
5 5 (10.64%) Omniture
6 4 (8.51%) NetApp
7 3 (6.38%) Adobe
7 3 (6.38%) EMC
7 3 (6.38%) FatWire
7 3 (6.38%) Hitachi
7 3 (6.38%) Intel Security
7 3 (6.38%) MuleSoft
7 3 (6.38%) WSO2
8 2 (4.26%) Acronis
8 2 (4.26%) Atlassian
8 2 (4.26%) HP
8 2 (4.26%) Isilon
8 2 (4.26%) TIBCO
8 2 (4.26%) Twitter
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