Period
to 8 April 2020

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 8 April 2020 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
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 526 704 743
Rank change year-on-year +178 +39 -2
Contract jobs citing G Suite 142 150 126
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.84% 0.61% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 101 83
Median daily rate £450 £350 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +48.94% -38.16%
10th Percentile £168 £113 £164
90th Percentile £600 £641 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £350 £236
% change year-on-year +28.57% +48.15% -37.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 3
Median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% -10.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £15.90 £10.60 £13.80
90th Percentile £90.40 £25.90 £18.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year +48.15% -16.92% +38.30%

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 16,813 24,582 19,303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.66% 27.73% 20.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,390 17,047 13,323
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £288 £313 £305
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 343 283 240
Median hourly rate £24.43 £18.76 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.22% -6.20% +5.26%
10th Percentile £14.05 £11.95 £11.75
90th Percentile £57.25 £63.25 £50.00
Median hourly rate £24.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +26.32% -5.00% +11.11%

G Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for G Suite in England

G Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing G Suite in England.

Daily rate trend for G Suite in England

G Suite
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing G Suite in England over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for G Suite in England

G Suite
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing G Suite in England.

Hourly rate trend for G Suite in England

G Suite
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing G Suite in England over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

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 8 April 2020. 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 +115 75 £345 -2.13% 7
South East +125 41 £500 +53.85% 8
Midlands +65 10 £525 +31.25% 1
North of England +70 7 £275 -26.67% 5
East of England +30 7 £248 +23.75% 3
West Midlands +61 6 £525 +31.25%
North West +43 5 £275 -35.29% 3
East Midlands +32 4 - - 1
South West - 2 £413 - 1
Yorkshire +47 1 £206 -45.07% 1
North East +32 1 £300 - 1
G Suite
UK

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, 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 73 (51.41%) Google
2 48 (33.80%) Windows
3 46 (32.39%) Migration
3 46 (32.39%) Office 365
4 38 (26.76%) Microsoft
5 35 (24.65%) Active Directory
6 29 (20.42%) Problem-Solving
7 26 (18.31%) Apple iOS
8 24 (16.90%) MS Exchange
9 23 (16.20%) Mac OS
10 19 (13.38%) PowerShell
11 18 (12.68%) Windows 10
11 18 (12.68%) JIRA
12 15 (10.56%) Android
12 15 (10.56%) Jamf Pro
12 15 (10.56%) GCP
13 14 (9.86%) Windows Server
13 14 (9.86%) Apple
13 14 (9.86%) Microsoft Office
13 14 (9.86%) VMware
14 13 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (9.15%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (8.45%) iPhone
15 12 (8.45%) IronPort
15 12 (8.45%) Proofpoint
15 12 (8.45%) iPad
16 11 (7.75%) Capacity Management
17 10 (7.04%) Security Cleared
17 10 (7.04%) VPN
17 10 (7.04%) DNS

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 24 (16.90%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.34%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.82%) IBM Notes
5 3 (2.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (9.86%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.70%) InDesign
4 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 46 (32.39%) Office 365
2 15 (10.56%) GCP
3 7 (4.93%) AWS
3 7 (4.93%) Google Drive
4 6 (4.23%) Azure
4 6 (4.23%) Power Platform
4 6 (4.23%) PowerApps
5 3 (2.11%) OneDrive
5 3 (2.11%) SaaS
6 2 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (1.41%) Google Sheets
6 2 (1.41%) Yammer
7 1 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.70%) Dropbox
7 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.70%) Google Docs
7 1 (0.70%) Slack
7 1 (0.70%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.04%) DNS
1 10 (7.04%) VPN
2 8 (5.63%) DHCP
2 8 (5.63%) Firewall
3 6 (4.23%) LAN
4 5 (3.52%) VoIP
4 5 (3.52%) WAN
5 4 (2.82%) Intranet
5 4 (2.82%) Wireless
6 2 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.41%) Skype
6 2 (1.41%) VLAN
6 2 (1.41%) WLAN
7 1 (0.70%) 802.11
7 1 (0.70%) BGP
7 1 (0.70%) FTP
7 1 (0.70%) Internet
7 1 (0.70%) MPLS
7 1 (0.70%) OSPF
7 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.23%) FileMaker
2 2 (1.41%) BigQuery
3 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.70%) Power BI
3 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (12.68%) JIRA
General
1 4 (2.82%) Finance
1 4 (2.82%) Public Sector
2 3 (2.11%) Legal
2 3 (2.11%) Marketing
3 1 (0.70%) Advertising
3 1 (0.70%) Banking
3 1 (0.70%) Billing
3 1 (0.70%) Games
3 1 (0.70%) German Language
3 1 (0.70%) Housing Association
3 1 (0.70%) Law
3 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.70%) Retail
3 1 (0.70%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 26 (18.31%) Architect
2 19 (13.38%) Office 365 Architect
3 18 (12.68%) Support Engineer
4 12 (8.45%) Analyst
5 11 (7.75%) Administrator
5 11 (7.75%) Developer
6 10 (7.04%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (7.04%) Mac Engineer
7 9 (6.34%) Desktop Support
8 8 (5.63%) IT Support
9 7 (4.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 7 (4.93%) Migration Architect
9 7 (4.93%) Technical Support
10 6 (4.23%) FileMaker Developer
10 6 (4.23%) Mac Specialist
10 6 (4.23%) Technical Leader
10 6 (4.23%) Technical Support Engineer
11 5 (3.52%) Deskside Support
11 5 (3.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.52%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.82%) Google Maps API
1 4 (2.82%) Node.js
2 2 (1.41%) JSON
3 1 (0.70%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.70%) LDAP
3 1 (0.70%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.70%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (0.70%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.45%) iPad
2 12 (8.45%) iPhone
3 9 (6.34%) Blackberry
4 8 (5.63%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (4.23%) User Experience
6 3 (2.11%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.11%) Robotics
6 3 (2.11%) Taxonomies
6 3 (2.11%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.41%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.41%) RSA SecurID
7 2 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.70%) Clustering
8 1 (0.70%) FMCG
8 1 (0.70%) Replication
8 1 (0.70%) Social Media
8 1 (0.70%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 48 (33.80%) Windows
2 26 (18.31%) Apple iOS
3 23 (16.20%) Mac OS
4 18 (12.68%) Windows 10
5 15 (10.56%) Android
6 14 (9.86%) Windows Server
7 6 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (3.52%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (0.70%) CentOS
10 1 (0.70%) Linux
10 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.70%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (32.39%) Migration
2 29 (20.42%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (9.15%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (7.75%) Capacity Management
5 10 (7.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 8 (5.63%) Application Packaging
6 8 (5.63%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 7 (4.93%) Change Management
7 7 (4.93%) Data Analysis
7 7 (4.93%) Problem Management
8 6 (4.23%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (4.23%) Document Management
8 6 (4.23%) ITIL
8 6 (4.23%) Service Management
8 6 (4.23%) Use Case
8 6 (4.23%) Workflow
8 6 (4.23%) Workflow Management
9 5 (3.52%) Analytics
10 4 (2.82%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (2.82%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.38%) PowerShell
2 4 (2.82%) TypeScript
3 2 (1.41%) SQL
4 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.70%) Google Apps Script
4 1 (0.70%) Java
4 1 (0.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (7.04%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.63%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (4.93%) DBS Check
3 7 (4.93%) Degree
4 6 (4.23%) CTC Cleared
5 5 (3.52%) ACSP
6 4 (2.82%) CCA
7 3 (2.11%) ISEB
8 2 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.41%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.70%) CCNA
9 1 (0.70%) HND
9 1 (0.70%) MCSA
9 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.82%) SLA
2 3 (2.11%) PMO
2 3 (2.11%) QA
3 2 (1.41%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.41%) GDPR
System Software
1 35 (24.65%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.82%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.82%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.70%) LXC
4 1 (0.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (10.56%) Jamf Pro
2 8 (5.63%) AirWatch
2 8 (5.63%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (3.52%) SCCM
4 4 (2.82%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (1.41%) Demisto
5 2 (1.41%) QRadar
6 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.70%) FreeIPA
6 1 (0.70%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 73 (51.41%) Google
2 38 (26.76%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.86%) Apple
3 14 (9.86%) VMware
4 12 (8.45%) IronPort
4 12 (8.45%) Proofpoint
5 9 (6.34%) Okta
6 7 (4.93%) OpenText
7 5 (3.52%) Cisco
8 4 (2.82%) Citrix
8 4 (2.82%) Lotus
8 4 (2.82%) Mapbox
8 4 (2.82%) ServiceNow
9 3 (2.11%) Adobe
9 3 (2.11%) Facebook
10 2 (1.41%) Carbon Black
10 2 (1.41%) Meraki
10 2 (1.41%) Nintex
10 2 (1.41%) SAP
11 1 (0.70%) OneLogin