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 3 months to 25 May 2017 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
3 months to
25 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 538 584 553
Rank change year-on-year +46 -31  
Contract jobs citing G Suite 56 44 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.089% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.98% 0.93% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 32 35
Median daily rate £233 £313 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.60% +66.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £157 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £545 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £300 £170
% change year-on-year +50.00% +76.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

G Suite is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 5694 4723 2959
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 13.54% 9.56% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3842 3308 1904
Median daily rate £475 £463 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +10.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 72 80
Median hourly rate £26.08 £21.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.19% -30.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £14.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.61 £25.00
% change year-on-year -3.11% -21.56%  

G Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing G Suite as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 25 May 2017.

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 3 months to 25 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +24 42 £225 -35.71% 17
South East - 8 £500 - 1
East of England -11 3 £151 -49.83%
West Midlands +24 2 £400 +344.44% 2
North West - 1 £168 - 1
G Suite
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 2017, 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 98 (90.74%) Google
2 51 (47.22%) Windows
3 31 (28.70%) Migration
4 29 (26.85%) Active Directory
5 22 (20.37%) Apple
5 22 (20.37%) Microsoft Office
5 22 (20.37%) Office 365
6 21 (19.44%) Microsoft
7 20 (18.52%) ITIL
7 20 (18.52%) Security Cleared
8 19 (17.59%) SC Cleared
9 18 (16.67%) JIRA
10 17 (15.74%) Android
10 17 (15.74%) Apple iOS
11 16 (14.81%) SCCM
12 14 (12.96%) Microsoft Excel
12 14 (12.96%) Service Management
13 13 (12.04%) ITSM
14 12 (11.11%) Incident Management
14 12 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (11.11%) Linux
14 12 (11.11%) Citrix
15 11 (10.19%) VMware
15 11 (10.19%) CTC Cleared
16 10 (9.26%) Python
17 9 (8.33%) Mac OS X
17 9 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 9 (8.33%) Smartphone
17 9 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
18 8 (7.41%) Confluence

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 8 (7.41%) Confluence
2 4 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (2.78%) CMS
3 3 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.85%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.85%) nginx
5 1 (0.93%) Apache
5 1 (0.93%) IIS
5 1 (0.93%) JBoss
5 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (20.37%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (12.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (7.41%) MS Visio
5 6 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 22 (20.37%) Office 365
2 9 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.63%) Mimecast
5 4 (3.70%) GitHub
5 4 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (2.78%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.78%) SaaS
7 2 (1.85%) Route 53
8 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.93%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.93%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.93%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.93%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.93%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.56%) Firewall
1 6 (5.56%) LDAP
1 6 (5.56%) VPN
1 6 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (4.63%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.78%) HTTP
3 3 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (2.78%) SSL
4 2 (1.85%) DNS
4 2 (1.85%) Internet
4 2 (1.85%) LAN
4 2 (1.85%) SSH
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.93%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.93%) IPsec
5 1 (0.93%) SNMP
5 1 (0.93%) VLAN
5 1 (0.93%) VoIP
5 1 (0.93%) WAN
5 1 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.48%) MySQL
2 3 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.93%) DocumentDB
3 1 (0.93%) FileMaker
3 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (16.67%) JIRA
2 4 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.85%) Phabricator
4 1 (0.93%) Ant
4 1 (0.93%) Gradle
4 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.93%) JUnit
4 1 (0.93%) Maven
4 1 (0.93%) Subversion
4 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (5.56%) Finance
2 5 (4.63%) Marketing
2 5 (4.63%) Retail
3 3 (2.78%) Billing
3 3 (2.78%) French Language
4 2 (1.85%) Automotive
4 2 (1.85%) Banking
4 2 (1.85%) German Language
4 2 (1.85%) Publishing
5 1 (0.93%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (26.85%) Analyst
2 13 (12.04%) Mac Engineer
3 10 (9.26%) Deployment Engineer
3 10 (9.26%) Support Analyst
4 9 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
4 9 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 9 (8.33%) IT Support
5 8 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (6.48%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (5.56%) Build Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (3.70%) Applications Manager
8 4 (3.70%) Change Manager
8 4 (3.70%) Consultant
8 4 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.70%) Deployment Specialist
8 4 (3.70%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.70%) REST
2 3 (2.78%) JSON
2 3 (2.78%) Web Services
2 3 (2.78%) XML
3 2 (1.85%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (1.85%) Middleware
4 1 (0.93%) .NET
4 1 (0.93%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.93%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.93%) J2EE
4 1 (0.93%) JPA
4 1 (0.93%) OAuth2
4 1 (0.93%) Serverless Framework
4 1 (0.93%) Spring
4 1 (0.93%) Spring Boot
4 1 (0.93%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.33%) Smartphone
2 7 (6.48%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.56%) User Experience
4 5 (4.63%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.78%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.85%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.85%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.85%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.85%) Wiki
8 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.93%) BYOD
8 1 (0.93%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.93%) Fintech
8 1 (0.93%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 51 (47.22%) Windows
2 17 (15.74%) Android
2 17 (15.74%) Apple iOS
3 12 (11.11%) Linux
4 9 (8.33%) Mac OS X
5 8 (7.41%) Windows 10
6 6 (5.56%) Mac OS
7 5 (4.63%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.63%) Windows Server
8 4 (3.70%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.78%) CentOS
9 3 (2.78%) Mac OS X Server
9 3 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.93%) Unix
11 1 (0.93%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.70%) Migration
2 20 (18.52%) ITIL
3 14 (12.96%) Service Management
4 13 (12.04%) ITSM
5 12 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 8 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 7 (6.48%) Change Management
7 7 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (6.48%) Statistics
8 6 (5.56%) Business Analysis
8 6 (5.56%) DevOps
8 6 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (5.56%) Scrum
9 5 (4.63%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.63%) Open Source
9 5 (4.63%) Release Management
9 5 (4.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.63%) Task Automation
10 4 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.26%) Python
2 7 (6.48%) Bash Shell
3 4 (3.70%) C
3 4 (3.70%) Java
3 4 (3.70%) Perl
3 4 (3.70%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.78%) Go
4 3 (2.78%) Ruby
5 2 (1.85%) SQL
6 1 (0.93%) Google Apps Script
6 1 (0.93%) Groovy
6 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 19 (17.59%) SC Cleared
3 11 (10.19%) CTC Cleared
4 7 (6.48%) Degree
5 5 (4.63%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.85%) ISEB
7 1 (0.93%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.93%) CCNA
7 1 (0.93%) CCNP
7 1 (0.93%) CISA
7 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.93%) CISM
7 1 (0.93%) CISSP
7 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.93%) MCSE
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.85%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (26.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.63%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (2.78%) VirtualBox
4 3 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.78%) Xen
4 3 (2.78%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.85%) BitLocker
5 2 (1.85%) Docker
5 2 (1.85%) vSphere
5 2 (1.85%) XenApp
6 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (14.81%) SCCM
2 6 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (4.63%) AirWatch
3 5 (4.63%) Puppet
4 3 (2.78%) Jamf Pro
4 3 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (2.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.85%) Grafana
5 2 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.85%) Prometheus
5 2 (1.85%) WSUS
6 1 (0.93%) Ansible
6 1 (0.93%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.93%) Nagios
Vendors
1 98 (90.74%) Google
2 22 (20.37%) Apple
3 21 (19.44%) Microsoft
4 12 (11.11%) Citrix
5 11 (10.19%) VMware
6 6 (5.56%) Adobe
7 5 (4.63%) Symantec
8 3 (2.78%) Atlassian
8 3 (2.78%) IBM
8 3 (2.78%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.78%) Wyse
9 2 (1.85%) Cisco
9 2 (1.85%) Dell
9 2 (1.85%) HP
9 2 (1.85%) Lotus
9 2 (1.85%) MuleSoft
9 2 (1.85%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.85%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.85%) WSO2
10 1 (0.93%) Meraki