Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 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.

Google G Suite (formerly Google Apps)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 677 711 724
Rank change year-on-year +34 +13 +18
Contract jobs citing G Suite 164 123 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.81% 0.93% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 95 97
England median daily rate £344 £230 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +49.46% -42.50% +81.82%
10th Percentile £135 £150 £173
90th Percentile £525 £550 £550
UK median daily rate £323 £230 £400
% change year-on-year +40.22% -42.50% +81.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 3
England median hourly rate £20.00 £34.36 £16.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.79% +109.83% +11.02%
10th Percentile £15.00 £34.36 £14.18
90th Percentile £53.75 £34.36 £18.01
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £34.36 £16.38
% change year-on-year -41.79% +109.83% +11.02%

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 20,224 13,162 10,620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.69% 14.90% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,960 9,026 7,425
England median daily rate £485 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.19% +4.44% +10.00%
10th Percentile £307 £275 £290
90th Percentile £649 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 283 177 151
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +1.99% -14.74%
10th Percentile £11.90 £10.98 £11.65
90th Percentile £73.75 £63.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year -2.63% -3.11% -13.80%

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 21 August 2018.

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 21 August 2018.

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 21 August 2018. 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 +1 106 £320 +45.45% 27
Midlands +2 28 £438 +9.38%
West Midlands -9 23 £450 +200.00%
South West +1 12 £228 -5.21% 1
South East -30 8 £413 -13.16% 3
North of England -11 7 £218 -6.95% 5
North East +3 5 £373 +24.17%
East Midlands -10 4 £75 -84.21%
East of England -8 3 £90 -40.20% 1
North West -13 2 £218 +29.85%
G Suite
UK

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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.

1 110 (67.07%) Google
2 79 (48.17%) Windows
3 78 (47.56%) Office 365
4 54 (32.93%) Microsoft
4 54 (32.93%) Active Directory
5 34 (20.73%) Microsoft Office
5 34 (20.73%) Migration
6 26 (15.85%) SQL
6 26 (15.85%) DNS
6 26 (15.85%) Mac OS
7 25 (15.24%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (14.63%) Google Cloud Platform
9 21 (12.80%) Finance
9 21 (12.80%) Apple iOS
10 20 (12.20%) MS Exchange
11 19 (11.59%) Linux
11 19 (11.59%) Apple
12 18 (10.98%) SharePoint
12 18 (10.98%) Problem-Solving
13 17 (10.37%) DHCP
13 17 (10.37%) Mac OS X
13 17 (10.37%) Publishing
13 17 (10.37%) Amazon AWS
13 17 (10.37%) Android
14 16 (9.76%) Windows 10
14 16 (9.76%) Windows Server
14 16 (9.76%) Degree
15 15 (9.15%) SaaS
16 14 (8.54%) PowerShell
16 14 (8.54%) Postini

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 (12.20%) MS Exchange
2 18 (10.98%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.05%) CMS
4 4 (2.44%) Confluence
5 2 (1.22%) Apache
5 2 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.61%) IIS
6 1 (0.61%) nginx
6 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 34 (20.73%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (8.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.22%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.61%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 78 (47.56%) Office 365
2 24 (14.63%) Google Cloud Platform
3 17 (10.37%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (9.15%) SaaS
5 12 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (4.88%) Google Analytics
7 6 (3.66%) GitHub
8 5 (3.05%) OneDrive
8 5 (3.05%) Slack
9 3 (1.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (1.83%) Dropbox
9 3 (1.83%) Google Drive
10 2 (1.22%) Amazon S3
10 2 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.22%) Datadog
10 2 (1.22%) IaaS
10 2 (1.22%) PaaS
11 1 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.61%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 26 (15.85%) DNS
2 17 (10.37%) DHCP
3 12 (7.32%) TCP/IP
4 9 (5.49%) HTTP
4 9 (5.49%) Internet
4 9 (5.49%) LAN
4 9 (5.49%) Remote Desktop
5 8 (4.88%) WAN
6 7 (4.27%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (3.66%) Intranet
8 5 (3.05%) Firewall
8 5 (3.05%) Kerberos
8 5 (3.05%) SSH
9 4 (2.44%) SMTP
9 4 (2.44%) SNMP
9 4 (2.44%) SSL
10 3 (1.83%) FTP
10 3 (1.83%) HTTPS
11 2 (1.22%) SAN
11 2 (1.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.54%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.32%) MySQL
3 3 (1.83%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.61%) Big Data
5 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.61%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 12 (7.32%) JIRA
2 8 (4.88%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.66%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (2.44%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.22%) Subversion
6 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.61%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 21 (12.80%) Finance
2 17 (10.37%) Publishing
3 7 (4.27%) Marketing
4 2 (1.22%) Legal
4 2 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.61%) Advertising
5 1 (0.61%) Automotive
5 1 (0.61%) Back Office
5 1 (0.61%) Banking
5 1 (0.61%) French Language
5 1 (0.61%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.61%) Law
5 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.61%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 40 (24.39%) Analyst
2 22 (13.41%) Support Engineer
3 18 (10.98%) 2nd Line Support
4 16 (9.76%) Support Analyst
5 13 (7.93%) IT Support
6 11 (6.71%) Consultant
7 10 (6.10%) Desktop Support
8 9 (5.49%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 8 (4.88%) Support Technician
10 7 (4.27%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 7 (4.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (4.27%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.27%) IT Analyst
10 7 (4.27%) Technical Analyst
11 6 (3.66%) Architect
11 6 (3.66%) Data Analyst
11 6 (3.66%) Technical Support
12 5 (3.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 5 (3.05%) Project Manager
12 5 (3.05%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.27%) Web Services
2 4 (2.44%) .NET
2 4 (2.44%) OAuth
2 4 (2.44%) REST
2 4 (2.44%) SAML
3 3 (1.83%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.83%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (1.83%) CSS
3 3 (1.83%) HTML
3 3 (1.83%) HTML5
3 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 2 (1.22%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (1.22%) JSON
4 2 (1.22%) XMPP
5 1 (0.61%) Gearman
5 1 (0.61%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.61%) Node.js
5 1 (0.61%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.10%) User Experience
2 9 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.49%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.49%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.27%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.44%) Reference Data
5 3 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.22%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.22%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.22%) iPad
6 2 (1.22%) iPhone
6 2 (1.22%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.22%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.61%) Blog
7 1 (0.61%) Handset
7 1 (0.61%) Replication
7 1 (0.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 79 (48.17%) Windows
2 26 (15.85%) Mac OS
3 21 (12.80%) Apple iOS
4 19 (11.59%) Linux
5 17 (10.37%) Android
5 17 (10.37%) Mac OS X
6 16 (9.76%) Windows 10
6 16 (9.76%) Windows Server
7 9 (5.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (3.66%) Windows 7
9 5 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.83%) Unix
11 1 (0.61%) CentOS
11 1 (0.61%) Debian
11 1 (0.61%) SUSE
11 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.73%) Migration
2 25 (15.24%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (10.98%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (8.54%) IT Strategy
5 13 (7.93%) Change Management
5 13 (7.93%) ITIL
6 12 (7.32%) Project Management
7 11 (6.71%) Analytics
7 11 (6.71%) Asset Management
7 11 (6.71%) Data Analysis
8 10 (6.10%) Metadata Management
9 9 (5.49%) Scrum
9 9 (5.49%) Service Management
10 8 (4.88%) Application Virtualisation
10 8 (4.88%) Data Integration
10 8 (4.88%) Data Modelling
10 8 (4.88%) Master Data Management
10 8 (4.88%) SEO
11 7 (4.27%) DevOps
11 7 (4.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (15.85%) SQL
2 14 (8.54%) PowerShell
3 12 (7.32%) Python
4 7 (4.27%) C#
5 5 (3.05%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.44%) Go
6 4 (2.44%) Perl
6 4 (2.44%) Ruby
7 3 (1.83%) Java
7 3 (1.83%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.61%) C
8 1 (0.61%) C++
8 1 (0.61%) Google Apps Script
8 1 (0.61%) PHP
8 1 (0.61%) VB
8 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (9.76%) Degree
2 10 (6.10%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.49%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.83%) AWS Certification
6 3 (1.83%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.22%) ACSP
7 2 (1.22%) CCA
8 1 (0.61%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.61%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.61%) MBA
8 1 (0.61%) MCITP
8 1 (0.61%) MCSA
8 1 (0.61%) MCSD
8 1 (0.61%) MCSE
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.10%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.66%) PMO
3 4 (2.44%) GCP
4 3 (1.83%) SLA
5 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 54 (32.93%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.66%) Docker
3 5 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.22%) vSphere
6 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.61%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.61%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.61%) Xen
6 1 (0.61%) XenApp
6 1 (0.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (7.93%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (3.66%) Puppet
3 5 (3.05%) AirWatch
3 5 (3.05%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (2.44%) Kubernetes
4 4 (2.44%) Nagios
4 4 (2.44%) SCCM
5 3 (1.83%) Ansible
5 3 (1.83%) CA Single Sign-On
5 3 (1.83%) CASB
5 3 (1.83%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (1.22%) EMC VPLEX
6 2 (1.22%) Pingdom
6 2 (1.22%) Simpana
6 2 (1.22%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.61%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.61%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.61%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 110 (67.07%) Google
2 54 (32.93%) Microsoft
3 19 (11.59%) Apple
4 14 (8.54%) Postini
5 12 (7.32%) Okta
6 11 (6.71%) VMware
7 9 (5.49%) Cisco
8 7 (4.27%) Adobe
8 7 (4.27%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (3.66%) ServiceNow
10 5 (3.05%) Citrix
11 4 (2.44%) Dell
11 4 (2.44%) Oracle
11 4 (2.44%) Veeam
12 3 (1.83%) MobileIron
12 3 (1.83%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.83%) Splunk
13 2 (1.22%) CommVault
13 2 (1.22%) EMC
13 2 (1.22%) Sage