Period
to 21 July 2017

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 July 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 136 122
Rank change year-on-year +45 -14 +2
Contract jobs citing Google 22 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.97% 0.28% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 2.78% 0.71% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £417 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.13% +15.10% -
10th Percentile £262 £407 £356
90th Percentile £549 £422 £384
Scotland median daily rate £370 £200 £319
% change year-on-year +85.00% -37.25% -22.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £15.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £14.49 £14.12 £25.00
% change year-on-year +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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 792 1130 910
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 34.94% 40.18% 29.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 567 442
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £420 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.26% -3.67%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £213
90th Percentile £550 £538 £488
Scotland median daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +3.33% +4.17% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 12
Edinburgh median hourly rate £25.00 £27.41 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.78% -15.67% +54.76%
10th Percentile £13.20 £11.45 £12.04
90th Percentile £45.69 £49.13 £43.38
Scotland median hourly rate £28.75 £37.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -23.33% +134.38% -11.11%

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 July 2017.

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 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Google.

1 15 (68.18%) Google Analytics
1 15 (68.18%) Analytics
2 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 9 (40.91%) HTML
3 9 (40.91%) CSS
4 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (27.27%) Publishing
5 6 (27.27%) Linux
5 6 (27.27%) User Experience
5 6 (27.27%) Wireframes
6 5 (22.73%) Digital Analytics
6 5 (22.73%) Finance
6 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
7 4 (18.18%) Drupal
7 4 (18.18%) JSON
7 4 (18.18%) Marketing
7 4 (18.18%) Google Maps API
7 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
7 4 (18.18%) nginx
7 4 (18.18%) HTML5
7 4 (18.18%) CMS
7 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (18.18%) Web Design
7 4 (18.18%) Web Services
7 4 (18.18%) XML
7 4 (18.18%) PHP
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (18.18%) Google Tag Manager
7 4 (18.18%) Twig
7 4 (18.18%) Prototyping

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 (18.18%) CMS
1 4 (18.18%) Drupal
1 4 (18.18%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (18.18%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 15 (68.18%) Google Analytics
2 4 (18.18%) Google Tag Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.09%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Axure RP
1 4 (18.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Gradle
2 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) Maven
2 2 (9.09%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (27.27%) Publishing
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 4 (18.18%) Marketing
4 2 (9.09%) Electronics
4 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.55%) Advertising
5 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Digital Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) Drupal Developer
4 4 (18.18%) User Experience Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) User Researcher
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Developer
6 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Digital Analytics Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Google Analytics Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) HTML Developer
6 2 (9.09%) PHP Developer
6 2 (9.09%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 2 (9.09%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Drupal Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Symfony Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) CSS
1 9 (40.91%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 4 (18.18%) CSS3
2 4 (18.18%) Google Maps API
2 4 (18.18%) HTML5
2 4 (18.18%) JSON
2 4 (18.18%) Open Graph
2 4 (18.18%) Sass
2 4 (18.18%) Symfony
2 4 (18.18%) Twig
2 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 4 (18.18%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) jQuery
3 1 (4.55%) Regular Expression
3 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Blog
2 1 (4.55%) Online Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) CentOS
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Analytics
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) Wireframes
4 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
4 5 (22.73%) Digital Analytics
5 4 (18.18%) A/B Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 4 (18.18%) Prototyping
5 4 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (18.18%) Web Design
6 3 (13.64%) Content Management
6 3 (13.64%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
6 3 (13.64%) Data Conversion
6 3 (13.64%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.64%) Validation
6 3 (13.64%) Visualisation
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) PHP
3 3 (13.64%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Docker
1 2 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Ansible
1 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
1 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (9.09%) Packer
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) ClickTale
1 4 (18.18%) Facebook
1 4 (18.18%) Twitter
2 3 (13.64%) Tableau
3 2 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) Optimizely
4 1 (4.55%) Pardot
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