Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 725 716 777
Rank change year-on-year -9 +61 -17
Contract jobs citing G Suite 126 98 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.12% 0.076%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.68% 0.86% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 81 50
England median daily rate £275 £325 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% -11.26% +103.47%
10th Percentile £149 £165 £149
90th Percentile £525 £505 £551
UK median daily rate £281 £325 £366
% change year-on-year -13.46% -11.26% +103.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
England median hourly rate £15.00 £10.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -40.00% -
10th Percentile £13.80 £10.25 £15.05
90th Percentile £18.00 £78.48 £19.15
UK median hourly rate £16.25 £11.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year +38.30% -32.86% -2.78%

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 18,564 11,425 8,240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.04% 13.41% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,730 8,001 5,762
England median daily rate £480 £455 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.49% +1.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £306 £285 £300
90th Percentile £638 £625 £601
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £445
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 142 135
England median hourly rate £20.33 £18.98 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.10% -9.62% -6.67%
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.50 £51.35 £57.50
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.10% -1.11%

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 23 April 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
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 23 April 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 -44 82 £356 +18.75% 28
South East -5 19 £363 -19.44% 2
Midlands +3 15 £275 -6.78% 2
West Midlands +10 11 £288 -2.54% 1
South West +12 6 £235 +56.67% 3
East Midlands - 4 £70 - 1
East of England -13 3 £130 -60.00%
North of England -1 1 £250 -15.97% 8
Yorkshire -13 1 £250 - 1
G Suite
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 92 (73.02%) Google
2 67 (53.17%) Windows
3 39 (30.95%) Active Directory
4 35 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 35 (27.78%) Office 365
5 25 (19.84%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (16.67%) VMware
7 20 (15.87%) Migration
7 20 (15.87%) Project Management
8 18 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 18 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (12.70%) Microsoft Intune
9 16 (12.70%) Windows 10
9 16 (12.70%) Mac OS
9 16 (12.70%) SCCM
9 16 (12.70%) DNS
9 16 (12.70%) ITIL
10 15 (11.90%) Linux
10 15 (11.90%) SQL
10 15 (11.90%) SQL Server
10 15 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
10 15 (11.90%) SC Cleared
10 15 (11.90%) Android
10 15 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (11.90%) Apple iOS
11 14 (11.11%) Finance
11 14 (11.11%) Publishing
11 14 (11.11%) SharePoint
11 14 (11.11%) DHCP
12 13 (10.32%) Cisco

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 14 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.35%) Confluence
3 7 (5.56%) CMS
4 6 (4.76%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.59%) IIS
6 1 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (8.73%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 35 (27.78%) Office 365
2 15 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (10.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (6.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (6.35%) SaaS
5 5 (3.97%) Slack
6 3 (2.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (2.38%) GitHub
6 3 (2.38%) PaaS
6 3 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (1.59%) Datadog
7 2 (1.59%) IaaS
7 2 (1.59%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.79%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.79%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.79%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.79%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.79%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.70%) DNS
2 14 (11.11%) DHCP
3 11 (8.73%) TCP/IP
4 8 (6.35%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (5.56%) HTTP
5 7 (5.56%) Intranet
5 7 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (4.76%) LAN
6 6 (4.76%) VPN
7 4 (3.17%) Internet
7 4 (3.17%) SMS
7 4 (3.17%) WAN
8 3 (2.38%) 802.11
8 3 (2.38%) eduroam
8 3 (2.38%) SMTP
8 3 (2.38%) SNMP
8 3 (2.38%) SSH
8 3 (2.38%) SSL
9 2 (1.59%) FTP
9 2 (1.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.94%) MySQL
3 3 (2.38%) Power BI
4 2 (1.59%) BigQuery
4 2 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.79%) Big Data
5 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (6.35%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.76%) JIRA
2 6 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.79%) Subversion
General
1 14 (11.11%) Finance
1 14 (11.11%) Publishing
2 4 (3.17%) Banking
2 4 (3.17%) Retail
3 3 (2.38%) Automotive
3 3 (2.38%) Investment Banking
3 3 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.59%) Legal
4 2 (1.59%) Marketing
4 2 (1.59%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.59%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.79%) Back Office
5 1 (0.79%) French Language
5 1 (0.79%) German Language
5 1 (0.79%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (19.05%) Analyst
2 15 (11.90%) Support Engineer
3 11 (8.73%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (8.73%) Architect
4 9 (7.14%) IT Support
4 9 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 8 (6.35%) Deployment Engineer
6 7 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 7 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (5.56%) Desktop Support
6 7 (5.56%) Mac Engineer
6 7 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 6 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (3.97%) Applications Support
8 5 (3.97%) Consultant
8 5 (3.97%) Data Analyst
8 5 (3.97%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (3.97%) IT Engineer
9 4 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.17%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.35%) Web Services
2 5 (3.97%) .NET
2 5 (3.97%) HTML
3 3 (2.38%) 802.1X
3 3 (2.38%) CSS
4 2 (1.59%) Ajax
4 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.59%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (1.59%) jQuery
5 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.79%) LAMP
5 1 (0.79%) Middleware
5 1 (0.79%) Node.js
5 1 (0.79%) REST
5 1 (0.79%) SAML
5 1 (0.79%) SOAP
5 1 (0.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.14%) BYOD
2 6 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.97%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.97%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.17%) Reference Data
4 4 (3.17%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.38%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.59%) Blog
6 2 (1.59%) User Experience
7 1 (0.79%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.79%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.79%) Minimum Viable Product
7 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.79%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 67 (53.17%) Windows
2 16 (12.70%) Mac OS
2 16 (12.70%) Windows 10
3 15 (11.90%) Android
3 15 (11.90%) Apple iOS
3 15 (11.90%) Linux
4 10 (7.94%) Windows Server
5 9 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 8 (6.35%) Mac OS X
7 5 (3.97%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.17%) Unix
8 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.38%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.84%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (15.87%) Migration
2 20 (15.87%) Project Management
3 18 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (12.70%) ITIL
5 12 (9.52%) Change Management
6 11 (8.73%) Scrum
7 10 (7.94%) Asset Management
7 10 (7.94%) Data Analysis
7 10 (7.94%) IT Strategy
8 9 (7.14%) DevOps
8 9 (7.14%) Metadata Management
9 8 (6.35%) Application Virtualisation
9 8 (6.35%) Service Delivery
10 7 (5.56%) Data Integration
10 7 (5.56%) Data Modelling
10 7 (5.56%) Master Data Management
10 7 (5.56%) Service Management
11 6 (4.76%) PRINCE2
12 5 (3.97%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.90%) SQL
2 10 (7.94%) Python
3 7 (5.56%) C
3 7 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.76%) Google Apps Script
4 6 (4.76%) Perl
5 5 (3.97%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.97%) VB
5 5 (3.97%) VBA
6 4 (3.17%) Go
6 4 (3.17%) Ruby
7 3 (2.38%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.59%) C#
9 1 (0.79%) C++
9 1 (0.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.90%) SC Cleared
3 12 (9.52%) Degree
4 9 (7.14%) CTC Cleared
5 6 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.97%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.97%) MCSE
7 4 (3.17%) CCNA
7 4 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (1.59%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.79%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.79%) MBA
10 1 (0.79%) MCSA
10 1 (0.79%) MCSD
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.79%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.97%) SLA
3 3 (2.38%) PMO
4 2 (1.59%) GCP
4 2 (1.59%) QA
5 1 (0.79%) GDPR
5 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (30.95%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.97%) Docker
4 3 (2.38%) Shibboleth
4 3 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.79%) vSphere
6 1 (0.79%) Xen
6 1 (0.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (12.70%) Microsoft Intune
1 16 (12.70%) SCCM
2 13 (10.32%) AirWatch
3 5 (3.97%) Puppet
4 4 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (3.17%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (2.38%) Jamf Pro
5 3 (2.38%) Nagios
6 2 (1.59%) Pingdom
6 2 (1.59%) Terraform
7 1 (0.79%) Ansible
7 1 (0.79%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.79%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.79%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.79%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.79%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 92 (73.02%) Google
2 35 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 21 (16.67%) VMware
4 13 (10.32%) Cisco
5 11 (8.73%) Citrix
6 8 (6.35%) Apple
7 5 (3.97%) HP
7 5 (3.97%) Oracle
7 5 (3.97%) ServiceNow
8 4 (3.17%) Adobe
8 4 (3.17%) Dell
8 4 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (3.17%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.38%) Delphix
9 3 (2.38%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.38%) Snow
9 3 (2.38%) Sophos
9 3 (2.38%) Splunk
9 3 (2.38%) Sybase
9 3 (2.38%) Veeam