Period
to 21 January 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 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 94 121
Rank change year-on-year -19 +27 -11
Contract jobs citing Google 27 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.94% 0.34% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 2.85% 0.84% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 7
Edinburgh median daily rate £488 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.29% +27.27% +30.95%
10th Percentile £336 £325 £155
90th Percentile £582 £375 £446
Scotland median daily rate £425 £325 £225
% change year-on-year +30.77% +44.44% -35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Edinburgh median hourly rate £26.25 - £32.43
10th Percentile £21.63 - £31.14
90th Percentile £33.88 - £33.71
Scotland median hourly rate £26.25 £13.00 £32.43
% change year-on-year +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 946 714 1,001
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 32.96% 40.41% 33.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 406 499
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £225 £211 £252
90th Percentile £575 £525 £540
Scotland median daily rate £390 £350 £364
% change year-on-year +11.43% -3.78% -1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 9
Edinburgh median hourly rate £19.68 £19.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.92% -22.00% +58.53%
10th Percentile £12.82 £14.25 £12.03
90th Percentile £35.75 £52.17 £42.25
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +7.80%

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 January 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 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Google.

1 11 (40.74%) Analytics
2 10 (37.04%) Google Analytics
3 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (29.63%) Windows
4 8 (29.63%) Linux
4 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) Finance
5 7 (25.93%) Python
5 7 (25.93%) HTML
5 7 (25.93%) DevOps
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (22.22%) CSS
6 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 6 (22.22%) Citrix
6 6 (22.22%) Cisco
6 6 (22.22%) Internet
6 6 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (22.22%) SCCM
6 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 6 (22.22%) VMware
6 6 (22.22%) Marketing
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (18.52%) XenApp
7 5 (18.52%) XenDesktop
7 5 (18.52%) Visualisation
7 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
7 5 (18.52%) Web Analytics
7 5 (18.52%) CMS

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 5 (18.52%) CMS
2 3 (11.11%) Drupal
2 3 (11.11%) nginx
3 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.70%) Apache
4 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 10 (37.04%) Google Analytics
2 4 (14.81%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.41%) G Suite
3 2 (7.41%) Google Drive
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.70%) AdWords
4 1 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Internet
2 4 (14.81%) DHCP
2 4 (14.81%) DNS
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (7.41%) LAN
3 2 (7.41%) Skype
3 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications
3 2 (7.41%) VLAN
3 2 (7.41%) VPN
3 2 (7.41%) WAN
3 2 (7.41%) Wireless
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) Gradle
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Marketing
3 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
4 3 (11.11%) Electronics
4 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 3 (11.11%) Publishing
5 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Drupal Developer
3 3 (11.11%) HTML Developer
3 3 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 3 (11.11%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 3 (11.11%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 3 (11.11%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Symfony Developer
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Digital Performance Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) HTML
2 6 (22.22%) CSS
3 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
4 3 (11.11%) CSS3
4 3 (11.11%) D3.js
4 3 (11.11%) Facebook Graph API
4 3 (11.11%) Google Maps API
4 3 (11.11%) HTML5
4 3 (11.11%) JSON
4 3 (11.11%) NumPy
4 3 (11.11%) Open Graph
4 3 (11.11%) Pandas
4 3 (11.11%) RESTful
4 3 (11.11%) Sass
4 3 (11.11%) Symfony
4 3 (11.11%) Twig
4 3 (11.11%) Web Services
4 3 (11.11%) XML
5 2 (7.41%) React
6 1 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) EMC VNX
2 2 (7.41%) iPad
2 2 (7.41%) iPhone
2 2 (7.41%) Smartphone
2 2 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
1 8 (29.63%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (14.81%) Windows 10
3 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.41%) Android
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.70%) CentOS
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Analytics
2 7 (25.93%) DevOps
3 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) Performance Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) Visualisation
4 5 (18.52%) Web Analytics
5 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.81%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (14.81%) Web Design
6 3 (11.11%) API Design
6 3 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 3 (11.11%) BDD
6 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.11%) Business Process Modelling
6 3 (11.11%) ETL
6 3 (11.11%) Predictive Modelling
6 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 3 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
6 3 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (25.93%) Python
3 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 5 (18.52%) PHP
5 4 (14.81%) SQL
6 3 (11.11%) Java
6 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.70%) C#
7 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) BC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) CCNP
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (18.52%) Docker
2 5 (18.52%) XenApp
2 5 (18.52%) XenDesktop
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.41%) DFS Replication
6 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) SCCM
2 5 (18.52%) Ansible
3 4 (14.81%) SCOM
4 2 (7.41%) AppDNA
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (7.41%) Kubernetes
4 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (7.41%) Puppet
5 1 (3.70%) Packer
5 1 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Cisco
2 6 (22.22%) Citrix
2 6 (22.22%) VMware
3 4 (14.81%) Facebook
3 4 (14.81%) Riverbed
3 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds
4 3 (11.11%) Pega
4 3 (11.11%) SAP
4 3 (11.11%) Twitter
5 2 (7.41%) Apple
5 2 (7.41%) CA
5 2 (7.41%) Netezza
5 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (7.41%) Tableau
6 1 (3.70%) Adobe
6 1 (3.70%) Coremetrics
6 1 (3.70%) Omniture
6 1 (3.70%) OpenText