Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 139 167
Rank change year-on-year +18 +28 -18
Contract jobs citing Google 81 65 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.59% 1.26% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 3.31% 2.86% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 36 8
East of England median daily rate £220 £350 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.14% +66.67% -47.50%
10th Percentile £142 £125 £118
90th Percentile £560 £556 £444
England median daily rate £486 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +14.41% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 6
East of England median hourly rate £30.00 £28.63 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.80% +54.73% -51.74%
10th Percentile £18.85 £15.30 £18.00
90th Percentile £48.56 £41.46 £32.88
England median hourly rate £15.85 £27.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year -41.57% +35.63% +4.00%

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 2,447 2,273 2,383
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 47.90% 44.22% 49.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,421 1,228 1,323
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £186 £200 £205
90th Percentile £588 £575 £525
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 147 195
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% - -19.51%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.51 £10.55
90th Percentile £43.00 £44.20 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.72% +5.30% -5.71%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 13 November 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
Hertfordshire +25 41 £190 -57.78% 24
Essex +4 17 £563 +7.14% 8
Cambridgeshire +6 15 £500 +46.52% 22
Bedfordshire -11 4 £463 +131.25% 8
Norfolk +4 3 £200 +8.11% 3
Suffolk -8 1 £425 -5.56% 4
Google
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, 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 25 (30.86%) Java
1 25 (30.86%) DevOps
2 24 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 24 (29.63%) Android
3 23 (28.40%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (28.40%) Publishing
3 23 (28.40%) Google Cloud Platform
4 21 (25.93%) .NET
5 20 (24.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (24.69%) Incident Management
5 20 (24.69%) Samsung
5 20 (24.69%) SOTI
6 19 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (20.99%) Windows
8 16 (19.75%) Linux
8 16 (19.75%) JavaScript
8 16 (19.75%) TCP/IP
8 16 (19.75%) Apache
8 16 (19.75%) Configuration Management
8 16 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (18.52%) Open Source
9 15 (18.52%) Puppet
9 15 (18.52%) HTTP
9 15 (18.52%) VMware
9 15 (18.52%) Jenkins
10 14 (17.28%) DNS
10 14 (17.28%) HTML
10 14 (17.28%) CSS
10 14 (17.28%) nginx

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 16 (19.75%) Apache
2 14 (17.28%) nginx
3 13 (16.05%) Tomcat
4 11 (13.58%) IIS
4 11 (13.58%) Jetty
4 11 (13.58%) Mongrel
4 11 (13.58%) WebSphere
5 7 (8.64%) CMS
5 7 (8.64%) JBoss
6 5 (6.17%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (4.94%) WordPress
8 3 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (3.70%) IBM Connections
9 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
9 2 (2.47%) WebLogic
10 1 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.23%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.94%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 23 (28.40%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (28.40%) Google Cloud Platform
2 12 (14.81%) Google Analytics
3 11 (13.58%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (13.58%) Google App Engine
3 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (8.64%) G Suite
4 7 (8.64%) Office 365
5 3 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.70%) GitHub
6 1 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.23%) Google Drive
6 1 (1.23%) Google Play
6 1 (1.23%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (1.23%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.23%) Slack
6 1 (1.23%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.75%) TCP/IP
2 15 (18.52%) HTTP
3 14 (17.28%) DNS
4 13 (16.05%) SSL
5 12 (14.81%) DHCP
6 11 (13.58%) FTP
6 11 (13.58%) IPsec
7 6 (7.41%) LAN
7 6 (7.41%) WAN
8 3 (3.70%) Wireless
9 2 (2.47%) WebEx
10 1 (1.23%) Firewall
10 1 (1.23%) SMS
10 1 (1.23%) VoIP
10 1 (1.23%) VPN
10 1 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.94%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.70%) Geospatial Data
3 3 (3.70%) GIS
3 3 (3.70%) MySQL
3 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.47%) Big Data
4 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.23%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 15 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 9 (11.11%) Travis CI
3 8 (9.88%) Git (software)
4 6 (7.41%) JUnit
5 4 (4.94%) JIRA
6 3 (3.70%) Ant
6 3 (3.70%) Grunt
6 3 (3.70%) gulp
6 3 (3.70%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.70%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.47%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.47%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.47%) Gatling
7 2 (2.47%) Hudson
7 2 (2.47%) IntelliJ
7 2 (2.47%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (2.47%) Maven
7 2 (2.47%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (2.47%) Selenium
7 2 (2.47%) Sublime Text
General
1 23 (28.40%) Publishing
2 9 (11.11%) Marketing
3 8 (9.88%) Finance
4 5 (6.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (3.70%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (14.81%) Developer
2 11 (13.58%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (9.88%) Architect
4 7 (8.64%) Analyst
4 7 (8.64%) Android Engineer
4 7 (8.64%) Desktop Support
4 7 (8.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 7 (8.64%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (8.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 7 (8.64%) Support Engineer
5 6 (7.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (6.17%) Consultant
6 5 (6.17%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (6.17%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.94%) .NET Developer
7 4 (4.94%) Junior
7 4 (4.94%) SEO Consultant
7 4 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.94%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) Break Fix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.93%) .NET
2 14 (17.28%) CSS
2 14 (17.28%) HTML
3 13 (16.05%) J2EE
3 13 (16.05%) Servlets
4 12 (14.81%) Web Services
5 9 (11.11%) jQuery
5 9 (11.11%) Spring
6 8 (9.88%) REST
7 7 (8.64%) AngularJS
7 7 (8.64%) XML
8 6 (7.41%) Hibernate
8 6 (7.41%) JSON
9 4 (4.94%) Apache Flex
9 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET
9 4 (4.94%) GWT
9 4 (4.94%) HTML5
9 4 (4.94%) Node.js
9 4 (4.94%) React
9 4 (4.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Social Media
2 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.17%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.17%) User Experience
4 4 (4.94%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.70%) Fintech
5 3 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.47%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.47%) iPad
6 2 (2.47%) iPhone
7 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.23%) RIA
7 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.23%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.63%) Android
2 17 (20.99%) Windows
3 16 (19.75%) Linux
4 7 (8.64%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.70%) Unix
5 3 (3.70%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.47%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.47%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.47%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.86%) DevOps
2 20 (24.69%) Incident Management
2 20 (24.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 19 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (19.75%) Configuration Management
5 15 (18.52%) Open Source
6 12 (14.81%) Analytics
7 10 (12.35%) Microservices
7 10 (12.35%) SEO
8 9 (11.11%) Web Development
9 7 (8.64%) Migration
10 6 (7.41%) OO
10 6 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (7.41%) Scrum
10 6 (7.41%) TDD
11 5 (6.17%) B2B
11 5 (6.17%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (6.17%) Kanban
11 5 (6.17%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.86%) Java
2 16 (19.75%) JavaScript
3 8 (9.88%) C#
3 8 (9.88%) SQL
4 7 (8.64%) Python
5 6 (7.41%) PowerShell
6 5 (6.17%) PHP
6 5 (6.17%) Ruby
7 4 (4.94%) Perl
8 3 (3.70%) Groovy
8 3 (3.70%) Java 8
9 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.47%) Haskell
9 2 (2.47%) Scala
10 1 (1.23%) C
10 1 (1.23%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.47%) ACSP
3 2 (2.47%) CCA
3 2 (2.47%) Degree
4 1 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
1 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (13.58%) Xen
3 8 (9.88%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.94%) Docker
4 4 (4.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (18.52%) Puppet
2 7 (8.64%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.17%) Ansible
3 5 (6.17%) Kibana
4 3 (3.70%) Terraform
5 2 (2.47%) Grafana
5 2 (2.47%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (1.23%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.23%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.23%) logstash
6 1 (1.23%) Salt
6 1 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 20 (24.69%) Samsung
2 20 (24.69%) SOTI
3 15 (18.52%) VMware
4 10 (12.35%) Adobe
5 5 (6.17%) Apple
6 4 (4.94%) IBM
7 3 (3.70%) Citrix
7 3 (3.70%) New Relic
8 2 (2.47%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.47%) Facebook
8 2 (2.47%) Omniture
8 2 (2.47%) webMethods
9 1 (1.23%) Cisco
9 1 (1.23%) Computacenter
9 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.23%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.23%) Splunk
9 1 (1.23%) Tableau
9 1 (1.23%) Twitter