Period
to 15 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Google Workspace skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Google Workspace over the 6 months to 15 May 2021 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 Workspace (formerly G Suite, Google Apps)
UK > England
6 months to
15 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 572 500 688
Rank change year-on-year -72 +188 +50
Contract jobs citing Google Workspace 44 112 138
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.097% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.28% 0.81% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 68 85
10th Percentile £129 £163 £128
25th Percentile £250 £275 £256
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £444 £360
Median % change year-on-year +7.04% +23.26% +33.95%
75th Percentile £725 £525 £450
90th Percentile £765 £600 £550
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £360
% change year-on-year +5.56% +25.00% +33.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 20
10th Percentile £14.65 £12.57 £10.73
25th Percentile £15.25 £13.23 £12.25
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.01 £22.50
Median % change year-on-year +9.31% -28.84% +28.57%
75th Percentile £43.75 £19.79 £34.16
90th Percentile £58.75 £22.24 £36.78
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year +9.31% -28.84% +20.00%

Google Workspace 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 15,737 13,834 23,590
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.66% 30.90% 28.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,371 9,846 16,638
10th Percentile £313 £300 £313
25th Percentile £413 £400 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £500
75th Percentile £598 £600 £588
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 215 234
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.68 £11.00
25th Percentile £14.25 £16.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate £21.05 £20.00 £18.88
Median % change year-on-year +5.25% +5.96% -0.66%
75th Percentile £40.00 £39.31 £34.35
90th Percentile £61.78 £57.00 £50.53
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year +10.00% +6.67% +6.96%

Google Workspace
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Google Workspace as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Google Workspace in England

Google Workspace
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Google Workspace in England.

Daily rate trend for Google Workspace in England

Google Workspace
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Google Workspace in England over the 6 months to 15 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Google Workspace in England

Google Workspace
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Google Workspace in England.

Hourly rate trend for Google Workspace in England

Google Workspace
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Google Workspace in England over the 6 months to 15 May 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Google Workspace in England

Google Workspace
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 Google Workspace within the England region over the 6 months to 15 May 2021. 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 -68 23 £500 +44.93% 21
North of England +32 6 £110 -60.00% 9
East of England +32 5 - - 3
South East -7 5 £355 -29.00% 6
North West +9 4 £110 -60.00% 6
Yorkshire +36 2 - - 3
East Midlands +14 1 £500 - 3
Midlands -8 1 £500 -4.76% 4
Google Workspace
UK

For the 6 months to 15 May 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Google Workspace 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 Google Workspace.

1 22 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (38.64%) Microsoft 365
3 15 (34.09%) Google
4 13 (29.55%) Azure
5 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 11 (25.00%) Windows
6 11 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
7 10 (22.73%) Social Skills
7 10 (22.73%) AWS
8 9 (20.45%) LDAP
8 9 (20.45%) Okta
9 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
9 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (15.91%) Finance
9 7 (15.91%) Public Sector
10 6 (13.64%) SDLC
10 6 (13.64%) Windows 10
10 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
10 6 (13.64%) Project Management
11 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
11 5 (11.36%) Migration
11 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (11.36%) Retail
11 5 (11.36%) Identity Access Management
11 5 (11.36%) NIST
11 5 (11.36%) Single Sign-On
12 4 (9.09%) Value Chain Analysis
12 4 (9.09%) Privileged Access Management
12 4 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
12 4 (9.09%) DevOps

Google Workspace
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 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 17 (38.64%) Microsoft 365
2 13 (29.55%) Azure
3 11 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 10 (22.73%) AWS
5 2 (4.55%) GCP
5 2 (4.55%) Mimecast
5 2 (4.55%) OneDrive
6 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.27%) Dropbox
6 1 (2.27%) Google App Engine
6 1 (2.27%) IaaS
6 1 (2.27%) Power Platform
6 1 (2.27%) SaaS
6 1 (2.27%) Slack
6 1 (2.27%) Stackdriver
6 1 (2.27%) Trello
6 1 (2.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) 5G
1 2 (4.55%) DHCP
1 2 (4.55%) DNS
1 2 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) LAN
2 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
2 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.27%) VLAN
2 1 (2.27%) VoIP
2 1 (2.27%) WAN
2 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Tableau
2 1 (2.27%) BigQuery
2 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.27%) Neo4j
2 1 (2.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
1 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (22.73%) Social Skills
2 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Public Sector
3 5 (11.36%) Retail
4 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.82%) Legal
6 2 (4.55%) Marketing
6 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.27%) Military
7 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (2.27%) Public Speaking
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Architect
2 6 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Business Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) IT Technician
4 3 (6.82%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.82%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) CyberArk Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Data Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) LDAP
2 3 (6.82%) OAuth
2 3 (6.82%) OpenID
2 3 (6.82%) SAML
2 3 (6.82%) SPML
3 2 (4.55%) CSS
3 2 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (2.27%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.55%) Social Media
2 2 (4.55%) User Experience
2 2 (4.55%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.27%) CCTV
3 1 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.27%) FMCG
3 1 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (13.64%) Windows 10
2 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.82%) Linux
4 2 (4.55%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.64%) Project Management
2 6 (13.64%) SDLC
3 5 (11.36%) Identity Access Management
3 5 (11.36%) Migration
3 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (9.09%) DevOps
4 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (9.09%) Identity Management
4 4 (9.09%) Privileged Access Management
4 4 (9.09%) Service Management
4 4 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
4 4 (9.09%) Value Chain Analysis
5 3 (6.82%) ArchiMate
5 3 (6.82%) CRM
5 3 (6.82%) ERP
5 3 (6.82%) Front End Development
5 3 (6.82%) IT Strategy
5 3 (6.82%) Process Improvement
5 3 (6.82%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.55%) Google Apps Script
4 2 (4.55%) Python
4 2 (4.55%) SQL
4 2 (4.55%) VB
4 2 (4.55%) VBScript
5 1 (2.27%) Go
5 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Degree
1 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
1 3 (6.82%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (2.27%) CCA
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.27%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.27%) MCP
2 1 (2.27%) MCSA
2 1 (2.27%) MCSE
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) NIST
2 2 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.55%) NCSC
2 2 (4.55%) QA
3 1 (2.27%) GDPR
3 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.27%) Docker
4 1 (2.27%) XenApp
4 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (9.09%) SCCM
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (4.55%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.27%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.27%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.27%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (2.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Google
2 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.45%) Okta
4 4 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (6.82%) Apple
5 3 (6.82%) Cisco
5 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.82%) ServiceNow
5 3 (6.82%) VMware
6 2 (4.55%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.55%) CyberArk
7 1 (2.27%) Citrix
7 1 (2.27%) Dell
7 1 (2.27%) HP
7 1 (2.27%) IBM
7 1 (2.27%) Meraki
7 1 (2.27%) NetApp
7 1 (2.27%) Remedy
7 1 (2.27%) Sophos
7 1 (2.27%) Veeam