Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 83 130
Rank change year-on-year -37 +47 -1
Contract jobs citing Google 19 29 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.65% 1.23% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 2.02% 3.55% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £438 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - -
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £200
% change year-on-year +6.25% +100.00% -37.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - £15.00
Scotland median hourly rate £25.13 £20.37 £14.12
% change year-on-year +23.34% +44.24% -56.45%

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 942 818 1,057
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 32.40% 34.59% 40.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 437 545
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £212 £260 £260
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £390 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 10
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.68 £30.00 £29.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.40% +2.89% -10.08%
10th Percentile £10.73 £14.41 £11.45
90th Percentile £36.38 £46.46 £49.13
Scotland median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -40.00% -23.61% +125.00%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 10 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (52.63%) Google Cloud Platform
2 9 (47.37%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (47.37%) Puppet
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Docker
3 8 (42.11%) DevOps
3 8 (42.11%) Kubernetes
4 7 (36.84%) Analytics
4 7 (36.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 7 (36.84%) Python
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
4 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
5 6 (31.58%) Google Analytics
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (31.58%) Ansible
6 5 (26.32%) OpenShift
6 5 (26.32%) Artifactory
6 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
6 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
6 5 (26.32%) Bitbucket
6 5 (26.32%) Selenium
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
6 5 (26.32%) HTML
6 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) CSS
7 4 (21.05%) GCP

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 3 (15.79%) CMS
2 3 (15.79%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (10.53%) Apache
3 2 (10.53%) SAS
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Pig
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
4 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.26%) 3ds Max
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.26%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (52.63%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (31.58%) Google Analytics
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (26.32%) OpenShift
4 4 (21.05%) AWS CloudFormation
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%) Datadog
7 1 (5.26%) GitHub
7 1 (5.26%) Lucidchart
7 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.26%) SSL
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 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Artifactory
1 5 (26.32%) Bitbucket
1 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
1 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
1 5 (26.32%) Selenium
2 4 (21.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (21.05%) HP UFT
2 4 (21.05%) Maven
2 4 (21.05%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.26%) Axure RP
4 1 (5.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (5.26%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (5.26%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (15.79%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Private Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (10.53%) Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Content Editor
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) DBA
3 1 (5.26%) GDPR Business Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Junior Web Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
3 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Web Content Editor
3 1 (5.26%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) CSS
1 5 (26.32%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) jQuery
2 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (5.26%) Ajax
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) DHTML
3 1 (5.26%) Flash
3 1 (5.26%) GStreamer
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) Node.js
3 1 (5.26%) OAuth
3 1 (5.26%) REST
3 1 (5.26%) SAML
3 1 (5.26%) SOAP
3 1 (5.26%) Swagger
3 1 (5.26%) XHTML
3 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%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Social Media
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) DevOps
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Analytics
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (21.05%) ATDD
4 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
4 4 (21.05%) Pair Programming
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
5 3 (15.79%) Content Management
5 3 (15.79%) High Availability
5 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
5 3 (15.79%) Microservices
5 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
6 2 (10.53%) Content Marketing
6 2 (10.53%) Content Marketing Strategy
6 2 (10.53%) Creative Thinking
6 2 (10.53%) SEO
6 2 (10.53%) Strategic Thinking
6 2 (10.53%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
1 7 (36.84%) Python
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
3 3 (15.79%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) R
4 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) AWS Certification
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
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 8 (42.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (47.37%) Puppet
2 8 (42.11%) Kubernetes
3 6 (31.58%) Ansible
4 4 (21.05%) OpenView
4 4 (21.05%) SCOM
4 4 (21.05%) ZABBIX
5 1 (5.26%) Ambari
5 1 (5.26%) Nagios
5 1 (5.26%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) HP
2 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.79%) Sitecore
4 2 (10.53%) Adobe
4 2 (10.53%) OpenText
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) Splunk
5 1 (5.26%) AppDynamics
5 1 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) Intel
5 1 (5.26%) MapR
5 1 (5.26%) Micro Focus
5 1 (5.26%) New Relic
5 1 (5.26%) Rackspace
5 1 (5.26%) Tableau