Period
to 18 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 18 January 2019 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 109 98
Rank change year-on-year +5 -11 +26
Contract jobs citing Google 28 33 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.07% 1.14% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 3.14% 3.46% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £250 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +42.86% +57.30%
10th Percentile £127 £342 £325
90th Percentile £401 £624 £375
Scotland median daily rate £375 £438 £325
% change year-on-year -14.29% +34.62% +44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £26.25 -
Scotland median hourly rate £17.75 £26.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year -32.38% +101.92% -59.91%

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 Edinburgh.

All Vendors
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 892 954 724
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 34.10% 32.96% 40.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 552 411
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £225 £213
90th Percentile £563 £575 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 15
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £19.68 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.08% +0.92% -22.00%
10th Percentile £15.04 £12.82 £14.35
90th Percentile £33.00 £35.75 £52.17
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +2.94%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Google as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Google in Edinburgh

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in Edinburgh

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google in Edinburgh

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Google.

1 23 (82.14%) Analytics
2 20 (71.43%) Google Analytics
3 10 (35.71%) Marketing
4 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (32.14%) CMS
4 9 (32.14%) SEO
5 8 (28.57%) Finance
5 8 (28.57%) Content Management
6 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 6 (21.43%) AppDynamics
7 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (17.86%) Adobe
8 5 (17.86%) WebTrends
8 5 (17.86%) Unix
8 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
8 5 (17.86%) Web Analytics
8 5 (17.86%) Tag Management
8 5 (17.86%) Google Tag Manager
8 5 (17.86%) Tealium
9 4 (14.29%) Prototyping
9 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
9 4 (14.29%) AdWords
9 4 (14.29%) Content Marketing
9 4 (14.29%) Banking
9 4 (14.29%) Ubuntu
9 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (14.29%) SQL
9 4 (14.29%) Java

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 9 (32.14%) CMS
2 4 (14.29%) Apache
2 4 (14.29%) IIS
3 3 (10.71%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) WebTrends
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (10.71%) SessionCam
3 1 (3.57%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 20 (71.43%) Google Analytics
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (17.86%) Google Tag Manager
4 4 (14.29%) AdWords
4 4 (14.29%) SaaS
5 3 (10.71%) Datadog
5 3 (10.71%) OpenShift
6 2 (7.14%) IaaS
6 2 (7.14%) PaaS
7 1 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) DHCP
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Artifactory
1 3 (10.71%) Bitbucket
1 3 (10.71%) Cucumber
1 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.71%) IBM UrbanCode
1 3 (10.71%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (10.71%) Selenium
1 3 (10.71%) Sonatype Nexus
1 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
1 3 (10.71%) Zephyr
General
1 10 (35.71%) Marketing
2 8 (28.57%) Finance
3 4 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Content Designer
2 4 (14.29%) Designer
2 4 (14.29%) Digital Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) SEO Specialist
3 2 (7.14%) User Researcher
3 2 (7.14%) Web Specialist
4 1 (3.57%) Author
4 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Coordinator
4 1 (3.57%) Data Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Junior
4 1 (3.57%) Junior Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Web Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Web Author
4 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) jQuery
3 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.57%) Replication
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Unix
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Ubuntu
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Analytics
2 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) SEO
3 8 (28.57%) Content Management
4 5 (17.86%) Tag Management
4 5 (17.86%) Web Analytics
5 4 (14.29%) Content Marketing
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (14.29%) Prototyping
5 4 (14.29%) Visualisation
6 3 (10.71%) Creative Thinking
6 3 (10.71%) Data-Driven Decision Making
6 3 (10.71%) Decision-Making
6 3 (10.71%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (10.71%) Project Management
6 3 (10.71%) Strategic Thinking
6 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.14%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.29%) Java
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Ansible
1 3 (10.71%) Kubernetes
1 3 (10.71%) Nagios
1 3 (10.71%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) AppDynamics
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Adobe
2 5 (17.86%) Tealium
3 4 (14.29%) IBM
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) Tableau
4 3 (10.71%) DoubleClick
4 3 (10.71%) Facebook
4 3 (10.71%) Micro Focus
4 3 (10.71%) New Relic
4 3 (10.71%) Sitecore
4 3 (10.71%) Splunk
4 3 (10.71%) Tealeaf
5 1 (3.57%) OpenText