Period
to 13 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for G Suite skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited G Suite over the 6 months to 13 November 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.

Google G Suite (formerly Google Apps)
UK > England
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 617 695 739
Rank change year-on-year +78 +44 +9
Contract jobs citing G Suite 165 182 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.72% 0.79% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 118 102
England median daily rate £381 £325 £206
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.31% +57.58% -51.47%
10th Percentile £150 £124 £135
90th Percentile £520 £550 £550
UK median daily rate £375 £323 £206
% change year-on-year +16.28% +56.36% -51.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 9 1
England median hourly rate £33.80 £20.00 £34.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.98% -41.79% +125.61%
UK median hourly rate £33.80 £19.13 £34.36
% change year-on-year +76.71% -44.34% +143.95%

G Suite is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 22,939 23,083 16,111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 29.75% 24.34% 17.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,780 16,146 11,273
England median daily rate £500 £480 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +2.13% +4.44%
10th Percentile £300 £305 £275
90th Percentile £663 £648 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 377 314 209
England median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -12.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.26 £11.00
90th Percentile £78.75 £57.13 £60.00
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% +11.11%

G Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing G Suite as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for G Suite in England

G Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing G Suite in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for G Suite in England

G Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing G Suite in England over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for G Suite in England

G Suite
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing G Suite in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for G Suite in England

G Suite
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing G Suite in England over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for G Suite in England

G Suite
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing G Suite within the England region over the 6 months to 13 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +69 93 £388 +29.17% 25
Midlands +42 25 £375 -14.77% 7
West Midlands +35 24 £350 -22.22% 4
South East +43 19 £365 -14.12% 17
East of England +29 15 £413 +358.33% 9
North of England +29 11 £225 -43.04% 10
North West +9 8 £225 - 7
South West -1 2 £369 +67.61% 3
Yorkshire - 2 £425 - 3
East Midlands +25 1 £550 +57.14% 3
North East +15 1 - -
G Suite
UK

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing G Suite 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 England region with a requirement for G Suite.

1 121 (73.33%) Google
2 62 (37.58%) Office 365
3 59 (35.76%) Migration
4 57 (34.55%) Microsoft
5 53 (32.12%) Windows
6 41 (24.85%) Active Directory
7 28 (16.97%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (16.36%) GCP
9 20 (12.12%) Apple
9 20 (12.12%) SharePoint
9 20 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (10.91%) Google Drive
10 18 (10.91%) Windows Server
10 18 (10.91%) Problem Management
11 17 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (10.30%) ITIL
11 17 (10.30%) Microsoft Office
11 17 (10.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 16 (9.70%) Jamf Pro
12 16 (9.70%) OneDrive
12 16 (9.70%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (9.70%) JIRA
12 16 (9.70%) Azure
13 15 (9.09%) Okta
13 15 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (7.88%) Mac OS
15 12 (7.27%) OpenText
15 12 (7.27%) MS Exchange
15 12 (7.27%) Analytics
16 11 (6.67%) Windows 10

G Suite
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 20 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.27%) MS Exchange
3 10 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (3.64%) Confluence
5 4 (2.42%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.21%) JBoss
6 2 (1.21%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.21%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.21%) WordPress
7 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (10.30%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.61%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 62 (37.58%) Office 365
2 27 (16.36%) GCP
3 18 (10.91%) Google Drive
4 16 (9.70%) Azure
4 16 (9.70%) OneDrive
5 10 (6.06%) AWS
6 8 (4.85%) Power Platform
6 8 (4.85%) PowerApps
6 8 (4.85%) SaaS
7 6 (3.64%) Slack
7 6 (3.64%) Trello
8 5 (3.03%) Google Docs
9 4 (2.42%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (1.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 3 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (1.82%) Google Analytics
10 3 (1.82%) Google Sheets
10 3 (1.82%) IaaS
11 2 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (1.21%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (5.45%) DNS
3 8 (4.85%) DHCP
3 8 (4.85%) VPN
4 7 (4.24%) VoIP
4 7 (4.24%) WAN
5 5 (3.03%) Firewall
5 5 (3.03%) LAN
6 4 (2.42%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.82%) Internet
7 3 (1.82%) NAS
8 2 (1.21%) SAN
8 2 (1.21%) VLAN
9 1 (0.61%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.61%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.61%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.61%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.45%) Big Data
2 6 (3.64%) BigQuery
3 4 (2.42%) Power BI
4 2 (1.21%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.21%) MS Access
4 2 (1.21%) Semantic Layer
5 1 (0.61%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (9.70%) JIRA
2 1 (0.61%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (6.67%) Finance
1 11 (6.67%) Retail
2 8 (4.85%) Public Sector
3 3 (1.82%) Advertising
3 3 (1.82%) Local Government
3 3 (1.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.21%) Banking
4 2 (1.21%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.21%) Law
4 2 (1.21%) Legal
4 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.21%) Marketing
4 2 (1.21%) Publishing
5 1 (0.61%) Automotive
5 1 (0.61%) Billing
5 1 (0.61%) Electronics
5 1 (0.61%) German Language
Job Titles
1 21 (12.73%) 2nd Line Support
2 18 (10.91%) Analyst
3 17 (10.30%) Cloud Engineer
3 17 (10.30%) Support Engineer
4 15 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 13 (7.88%) Administrator
6 12 (7.27%) Architect
7 11 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 11 (6.67%) Desktop Support
8 10 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (6.06%) IT Support
9 7 (4.24%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (4.24%) IT Engineer
9 7 (4.24%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (4.24%) Support Analyst
10 6 (3.64%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 6 (3.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 6 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (3.64%) Desktop Engineer
10 6 (3.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.21%) OAuth
1 2 (1.21%) OAuth2
1 2 (1.21%) OpenID
1 2 (1.21%) XACML
2 1 (0.61%) JSON
2 1 (0.61%) REST
2 1 (0.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.24%) User Experience
3 5 (3.03%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.03%) iPad
3 5 (3.03%) iPhone
3 5 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.03%) PKI
4 4 (2.42%) Taxonomies
4 4 (2.42%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.82%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.82%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 53 (32.12%) Windows
2 18 (10.91%) Windows Server
3 15 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (7.88%) Mac OS
5 11 (6.67%) Windows 10
6 10 (6.06%) Windows 7
7 9 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (4.85%) Android
8 8 (4.85%) Apple iOS
9 6 (3.64%) Mac OS X
10 5 (3.03%) Linux
10 5 (3.03%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.61%) CentOS
11 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (35.76%) Migration
2 28 (16.97%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (10.91%) Problem Management
4 17 (10.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 17 (10.30%) ITIL
4 17 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (9.70%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (7.27%) Analytics
7 11 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 10 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (5.45%) Data Analytics
9 9 (5.45%) DevOps
9 9 (5.45%) Infrastructure as Code
9 9 (5.45%) Project Management
10 8 (4.85%) Data Migration
10 8 (4.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (4.24%) Document Management
11 7 (4.24%) Knowledge Management
11 7 (4.24%) SDLC
12 6 (3.64%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.24%) C
1 7 (4.24%) SQL
2 5 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.42%) Google Apps Script
3 4 (2.42%) Python
4 3 (1.82%) Java
5 2 (1.21%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.21%) C++
5 2 (1.21%) Go
5 2 (1.21%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (5.45%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.24%) Degree
3 6 (3.64%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.42%) CISSP
4 4 (2.42%) DBS Check
5 3 (1.82%) ACSP
5 3 (1.82%) CCA
5 3 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.21%) CISA
6 2 (1.21%) CISM
6 2 (1.21%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.21%) CSSLP
6 2 (1.21%) ISSAP
6 2 (1.21%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.21%) PMP
7 1 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.61%) MCITP
7 1 (0.61%) MCP
7 1 (0.61%) MCTS
7 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.64%) GDPR
1 6 (3.64%) SLA
2 5 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.42%) ISO 14001
3 4 (2.42%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.42%) PMO
3 4 (2.42%) QA
4 3 (1.82%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.61%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.61%) NCSC
System Software
1 41 (24.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (1.82%) Firmware
5 2 (1.21%) Xen
6 1 (0.61%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (9.70%) Jamf Pro
2 9 (5.45%) Terraform
3 7 (4.24%) Ansible
3 7 (4.24%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (3.64%) SCCM
5 5 (3.03%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.21%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.21%) WSUS
7 1 (0.61%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 121 (73.33%) Google
2 57 (34.55%) Microsoft
3 20 (12.12%) Apple
4 15 (9.09%) Okta
5 12 (7.27%) OpenText
6 8 (4.85%) Meraki
7 7 (4.24%) Cisco
8 6 (3.64%) VMware
9 5 (3.03%) Citrix
10 4 (2.42%) Adobe
10 4 (2.42%) Dell
10 4 (2.42%) Mitel
10 4 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (2.42%) Symantec
11 3 (1.82%) Sophos
11 3 (1.82%) Zscaler
12 2 (1.21%) Atlassian
12 2 (1.21%) Avaya
12 2 (1.21%) EqualLogic
12 2 (1.21%) HP