Period
to 21 June 2018

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 21 June 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 92 131
Rank change year-on-year -17 +39 -15
Contract jobs citing Google 19 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.66% 0.68% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 2.04% 1.85% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £456 £370 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.31% -10.30% +13.79%
10th Percentile £318 £210 £386
90th Percentile £588 £425 £440
Scotland median daily rate £456 £340 £200
% change year-on-year +34.19% +70.00% -23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - £15.00
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £14.49 £14.12
% change year-on-year +124.29% +2.60% -43.51%

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 930 757 1,134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 32.16% 36.62% 39.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 399 568
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.90% +18.59%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £550
Scotland median daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +2.67% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 10
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £27.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.00% -8.78% -29.27%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.90 £11.45
90th Percentile £35.00 £52.17 £49.13
Scotland median hourly rate £15.81 £30.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -47.32% -20.00% +108.33%

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 21 June 2018.

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 21 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Google.

1 11 (57.89%) Google Cloud Platform
2 9 (47.37%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (42.11%) Puppet
3 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) DevOps
4 7 (36.84%) Docker
4 7 (36.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 7 (36.84%) Kubernetes
4 7 (36.84%) Python
4 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
5 5 (26.32%) Ansible
6 4 (21.05%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (21.05%) OpenShift
6 4 (21.05%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (21.05%) Artifactory
6 4 (21.05%) Bitbucket
6 4 (21.05%) Couchbase
6 4 (21.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (21.05%) Analytics
6 4 (21.05%) Tricentis Tosca
6 4 (21.05%) TDD
6 4 (21.05%) Pair Programming
6 4 (21.05%) GCP
6 4 (21.05%) Subversion

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 4 (21.05%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (10.53%) SAS
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Pig
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.26%) 3ds Max
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.26%) Maya
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) Google Cloud Platform
2 9 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (21.05%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (21.05%) Google Analytics
4 4 (21.05%) OpenShift
4 4 (21.05%) Tricentis Tosca
5 3 (15.79%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (15.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (15.79%) Amazon S3
6 2 (10.53%) AdWords
7 1 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (5.26%) G Suite
7 1 (5.26%) GitHub
7 1 (5.26%) Google Drive
7 1 (5.26%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) SSL
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
2 4 (21.05%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (21.05%) Couchbase
2 4 (21.05%) Redis
3 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
4 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.26%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 4 (21.05%) Artifactory
2 4 (21.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (21.05%) Bitbucket
2 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
2 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 4 (21.05%) HP UFT
2 4 (21.05%) Maven
2 4 (21.05%) Selenium
2 4 (21.05%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Axure RP
3 1 (5.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Private Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (5.26%) Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Cloud Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Data Scientist
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) GDPR Business Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) UI Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) UX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) CSS
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) Ajax
2 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Flex
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.26%) DHTML
2 1 (5.26%) Flash
2 1 (5.26%) GStreamer
2 1 (5.26%) HTML5
2 1 (5.26%) JSON
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) OAuth
2 1 (5.26%) REST
2 1 (5.26%) SAML
2 1 (5.26%) SOAP
2 1 (5.26%) Swagger
2 1 (5.26%) XHTML
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Public Cloud
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.26%) iPad
3 1 (5.26%) iPhone
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
3 1 (5.26%) Social Media
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (42.11%) DevOps
2 4 (21.05%) Analytics
2 4 (21.05%) ATDD
2 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
2 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (21.05%) Pair Programming
2 4 (21.05%) TDD
2 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
3 3 (15.79%) Content Management
3 3 (15.79%) High Availability
3 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
3 3 (15.79%) Microservices
3 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
4 2 (10.53%) Content Marketing
4 2 (10.53%) Content Marketing Strategy
4 2 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (10.53%) Marketing Strategy
4 2 (10.53%) SEO
4 2 (10.53%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
2 7 (36.84%) Python
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) Java
6 1 (5.26%) C
6 1 (5.26%) C#
6 1 (5.26%) C++
6 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.26%) R
6 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) AWS Certification
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) GCP
2 2 (10.53%) GDPR
3 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) XenApp
2 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (42.11%) Puppet
3 7 (36.84%) Kubernetes
4 5 (26.32%) Ansible
5 4 (21.05%) OpenView
5 4 (21.05%) SCOM
5 4 (21.05%) ZABBIX
6 1 (5.26%) Ambari
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (5.26%) SCCM
6 1 (5.26%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) HP
2 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.53%) Adobe
4 1 (5.26%) Apple
4 1 (5.26%) CA
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Intel
4 1 (5.26%) MapR
4 1 (5.26%) Netezza
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Rackspace
4 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
4 1 (5.26%) Splunk
4 1 (5.26%) Tableau