Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 714 760 753
Rank change year-on-year +46 -7 +9
Contract jobs citing G Suite 123 71 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.079% 0.087%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.75% 0.62% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 50 49
England median daily rate £235 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.17% +3.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £149 £148 £128
90th Percentile £562 £490 £675
UK median daily rate £235 £363 £350
% change year-on-year -35.17% +3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 7
England median hourly rate - £10.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -50.00% -2.60%
UK median hourly rate - £13.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - -38.10% +6.17%

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 16,415 11,405 7,122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.93% 12.68% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,496 7,890 4,901
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £285 £290 £263
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 151 118
England median hourly rate £18.56 £19.00 £21.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.30% -12.20% -3.82%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £58.75 £57.50 £50.50
UK median hourly rate £18.63 £19.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year -1.97% -12.20% -3.82%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -6 76 £216 -49.12% 16
Midlands +18 16 £281 -0.44% 4
South East -9 14 £363 +61.11% 5
West Midlands +33 13 £281 +54.11% 4
East of England -7 7 £130 -60.00% 1
North of England +39 6 £290 +55.70% 16
South West - 4 £235 - 3
East Midlands +3 3 - -
Yorkshire +14 2 £338 - 3
North West +7 2 £228 +22.28% 10
North East - 2 £300 - 3
G Suite
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing G Suite also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for G Suite.

1 110 (89.43%) Google
2 50 (40.65%) Windows
3 45 (36.59%) Active Directory
4 36 (29.27%) Microsoft
5 26 (21.14%) Security Cleared
5 26 (21.14%) Office 365
6 22 (17.89%) VMware
7 21 (17.07%) Linux
8 20 (16.26%) SCCM
9 18 (14.63%) CTC Cleared
9 18 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (14.63%) Microsoft Office
10 17 (13.82%) DHCP
10 17 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (13.82%) SC Cleared
11 16 (13.01%) TCP/IP
11 16 (13.01%) DNS
12 15 (12.20%) Python
12 15 (12.20%) Confluence
13 14 (11.38%) Citrix
14 13 (10.57%) AirWatch
14 13 (10.57%) Windows Server
15 12 (9.76%) Apple
15 12 (9.76%) MySQL
16 11 (8.94%) HTTP
16 11 (8.94%) Configuration Management
16 11 (8.94%) Project Management
16 11 (8.94%) Cisco
16 11 (8.94%) SSL
16 11 (8.94%) Migration

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 15 (12.20%) Confluence
2 5 (4.07%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.25%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.63%) CMS
4 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.63%) IIS
5 1 (0.81%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (14.63%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 26 (21.14%) Office 365
2 18 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (8.94%) GitHub
4 9 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (4.88%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (4.07%) Google Drive
7 2 (1.63%) OneDrive
7 2 (1.63%) Slack
8 1 (0.81%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.81%) SaaS
8 1 (0.81%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.82%) DHCP
2 16 (13.01%) DNS
2 16 (13.01%) TCP/IP
3 11 (8.94%) HTTP
3 11 (8.94%) SSL
4 8 (6.50%) VPN
5 6 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (4.07%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (4.07%) VoIP
7 4 (3.25%) Intranet
8 3 (2.44%) SMS
8 3 (2.44%) WebEx
9 2 (1.63%) 802.11
10 1 (0.81%) Firewall
10 1 (0.81%) LAN
10 1 (0.81%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.76%) MySQL
2 7 (5.69%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.07%) BigQuery
4 3 (2.44%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 11 (8.94%) JIRA
General
1 11 (8.94%) Finance
2 4 (3.25%) Automotive
2 4 (3.25%) Banking
2 4 (3.25%) Retail
3 3 (2.44%) Back Office
3 3 (2.44%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.63%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.63%) Publishing
4 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.81%) German Language
5 1 (0.81%) Legal
5 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (17.89%) Trainer
2 18 (14.63%) Analyst
3 17 (13.82%) IT Trainer
4 9 (7.32%) Architect
4 9 (7.32%) IT Support
5 8 (6.50%) Developer
5 8 (6.50%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (5.69%) Support Engineer
7 6 (4.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 5 (4.07%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 5 (4.07%) IT Engineer
8 5 (4.07%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.07%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (4.07%) Mac Engineer
8 5 (4.07%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.07%) Service Analyst
8 5 (4.07%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (4.07%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.07%) VBA Developer
9 4 (3.25%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.13%) Flask
2 8 (6.50%) HTML
3 6 (4.88%) .NET
4 5 (4.07%) jQuery
5 4 (3.25%) Web Services
6 3 (2.44%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.44%) CSS
7 2 (1.63%) 802.1X
7 2 (1.63%) Ajax
8 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.81%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.81%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.32%) BYOD
2 5 (4.07%) RSA SecurID
3 4 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.25%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.44%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.44%) Smartphone
4 3 (2.44%) User Experience
5 2 (1.63%) Blog
6 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (40.65%) Windows
2 21 (17.07%) Linux
3 13 (10.57%) Windows Server
4 10 (8.13%) Windows 10
5 9 (7.32%) Apple iOS
5 9 (7.32%) Mac OS
6 8 (6.50%) Android
6 8 (6.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (5.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.25%) Mac OS X
8 4 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.25%) Unix
8 4 (3.25%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.63%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.63%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.81%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.81%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (8.94%) Configuration Management
2 11 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (8.94%) DevOps
2 11 (8.94%) Migration
2 11 (8.94%) Project Management
3 10 (8.13%) ITIL
3 10 (8.13%) Task Automation
4 8 (6.50%) ITSM
4 8 (6.50%) OO
4 8 (6.50%) Time Management
4 8 (6.50%) Unit Testing
5 6 (4.88%) Asset Management
5 6 (4.88%) Service Design
6 5 (4.07%) Service Management
7 4 (3.25%) Change Management
7 4 (3.25%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (3.25%) Software Asset Management
7 4 (3.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (3.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.20%) Python
2 11 (8.94%) Go
2 11 (8.94%) Ruby
3 9 (7.32%) Google Apps Script
3 9 (7.32%) SQL
4 8 (6.50%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.50%) VBA
5 6 (4.88%) VB
6 4 (3.25%) Perl
7 3 (2.44%) C#
8 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.81%) C
9 1 (0.81%) Java
9 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (21.14%) Security Cleared
2 18 (14.63%) CTC Cleared
3 17 (13.82%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (4.88%) MCSE
4 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.07%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (3.25%) Degree
6 4 (3.25%) MCSA
7 3 (2.44%) MCITP
8 2 (1.63%) CCNA
8 2 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.81%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.81%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.63%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.81%) PMO
System Software
1 45 (36.59%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.07%) vSphere
2 5 (4.07%) XenApp
3 4 (3.25%) Shibboleth
3 4 (3.25%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (16.26%) SCCM
2 13 (10.57%) AirWatch
3 11 (8.94%) Puppet
4 9 (7.32%) Terraform
5 7 (5.69%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (3.25%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (2.44%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.81%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 110 (89.43%) Google
2 36 (29.27%) Microsoft
3 22 (17.89%) VMware
4 14 (11.38%) Citrix
5 12 (9.76%) Apple
6 11 (8.94%) Cisco
7 6 (4.88%) Oracle
8 5 (4.07%) HP
8 5 (4.07%) McAfee
9 4 (3.25%) Dell
9 4 (3.25%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.25%) Snow
9 4 (3.25%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.25%) Sophos
9 4 (3.25%) Sybase
10 3 (2.44%) Aruba
10 3 (2.44%) Avaya
10 3 (2.44%) Meraki
11 2 (1.63%) Veeam
12 1 (0.81%) Zoho