Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 633 468 617
Rank change year-on-year -165 +149 +92
Contract jobs citing Google Workspace 106 28 171
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.10% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.44% 0.32% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 20 107
10th Percentile £159 £137 £150
25th Percentile £206 £155 £214
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £350 £338 £388
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% -12.90% +29.17%
75th Percentile £588 £475 £450
90th Percentile £640 £485 £505
UK median daily rate £355 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +1.43% -9.68% +29.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 19
10th Percentile £25.55 " £19.70
25th Percentile " " £25.90
Median hourly rate £39.50 - £35.00
75th Percentile " " £44.13
90th Percentile £57.05 " £46.52
UK median hourly rate £39.50 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +75.56% -35.71% +66.67%

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 23,975 8,690 22,781
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 35.51% 32.08% 29.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,390 6,183 16,027
10th Percentile £322 £313 £298
25th Percentile £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £625 £600 £588
90th Percentile £700 £688 £663
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 414 116 318
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.63 £13.25
25th Percentile £14.13 £16.94 £16.25
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year -6.98% +2.38% +20.00%
75th Percentile £41.62 £40.19 £41.94
90th Percentile £65.00 £55.00 £71.25
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £21.86 £20.50
% change year-on-year -3.93% +6.63% +17.14%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -165 66 £325 -3.70% 27
South East -77 14 £175 - 11
North of England - 7 £375 - 26
North West - 7 £375 - 14
East of England -49 5 £223 -20.54% 2
Midlands - 3 £168 - 5
West Midlands - 2 - - 2
South West -49 1 £168 -70.87% 3
East Midlands - 1 £168 - 3
Google Workspace
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 55 (51.89%) Google
2 43 (40.57%) Microsoft 365
3 40 (37.74%) Windows
3 40 (37.74%) Social Skills
4 34 (32.08%) Active Directory
5 31 (29.25%) Azure
6 28 (26.42%) Microsoft
7 23 (21.70%) Windows 10
8 22 (20.75%) Azure Active Directory
9 21 (19.81%) Project Management
10 18 (16.98%) Finance
11 16 (15.09%) LDAP
12 15 (14.15%) ITIL
13 14 (13.21%) Firewall
13 14 (13.21%) AWS
13 14 (13.21%) NIST
14 13 (12.26%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (11.32%) PowerShell
15 12 (11.32%) Apple
15 12 (11.32%) Public Sector
16 11 (10.38%) Okta
16 11 (10.38%) DNS
16 11 (10.38%) JIRA
16 11 (10.38%) SCCM
17 10 (9.43%) Salesforce.com
17 10 (9.43%) SQL
17 10 (9.43%) Service Management
18 9 (8.49%) Service Delivery
18 9 (8.49%) Identity Management
18 9 (8.49%) Linux

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 8 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.60%) Confluence
3 1 (0.94%) CMS
3 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (6.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (6.60%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (3.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.94%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 43 (40.57%) Microsoft 365
2 31 (29.25%) Azure
3 22 (20.75%) Azure Active Directory
4 14 (13.21%) AWS
5 7 (6.60%) GCP
5 7 (6.60%) Slack
6 4 (3.77%) Azure Sentinel
6 4 (3.77%) Google Data Studio
6 4 (3.77%) OneDrive
7 3 (2.83%) GitHub
7 3 (2.83%) Google Docs
7 3 (2.83%) SaaS
7 3 (2.83%) Trello
8 2 (1.89%) Miro
8 2 (1.89%) PaaS
9 1 (0.94%) Google Sheets
9 1 (0.94%) IaaS
9 1 (0.94%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.94%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.94%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.21%) Firewall
2 11 (10.38%) DNS
3 9 (8.49%) VPN
4 7 (6.60%) 5G
4 7 (6.60%) LAN
5 6 (5.66%) VoIP
6 5 (4.72%) DHCP
6 5 (4.72%) Internet
6 5 (4.72%) IPsec
6 5 (4.72%) SSL
6 5 (4.72%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.72%) WAN
7 4 (3.77%) HTTP
7 4 (3.77%) ICMP
7 4 (3.77%) Wireless
8 3 (2.83%) NAS
8 3 (2.83%) SAN
9 2 (1.89%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (1.89%) Softphone
10 1 (0.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.60%) Tableau
2 4 (3.77%) BigQuery
3 3 (2.83%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.89%) Data Lake
4 2 (1.89%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.94%) Big Data
5 1 (0.94%) Cloud Spanner
5 1 (0.94%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.94%) Tableau Desktop
5 1 (0.94%) Tableau Server
Development Applications
1 11 (10.38%) JIRA
2 2 (1.89%) ProC
3 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 40 (37.74%) Social Skills
2 18 (16.98%) Finance
3 12 (11.32%) Public Sector
4 9 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.72%) Presentation Skills
6 4 (3.77%) Legal
6 4 (3.77%) Marketing
7 3 (2.83%) Organisational Skills
7 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.89%) Advertising
8 2 (1.89%) Back Office
8 2 (1.89%) Documentation Skills
8 2 (1.89%) Retail
9 1 (0.94%) Electronics
9 1 (0.94%) Games
9 1 (0.94%) Law
9 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (20.75%) Analyst
2 19 (17.92%) IT Support
3 17 (16.04%) Support Engineer
4 11 (10.38%) IT Engineer
5 9 (8.49%) Architect
5 9 (8.49%) IT Support Engineer
6 8 (7.55%) IT Analyst
7 7 (6.60%) CyberArk Specialist
7 7 (6.60%) Support Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) Business Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) IT Support Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) IT Technician
8 6 (5.66%) Service Manager
9 5 (4.72%) Bid Manager
9 5 (4.72%) Desktop Support
10 4 (3.77%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (3.77%) Business Architect
10 4 (3.77%) Consultant
11 3 (2.83%) Data Analyst
11 3 (2.83%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.09%) LDAP
2 5 (4.72%) OAuth
2 5 (4.72%) OpenID
2 5 (4.72%) SAML
3 3 (2.83%) CSS
3 3 (2.83%) CSS3
3 3 (2.83%) HTML
3 3 (2.83%) HTML5
3 3 (2.83%) React
3 3 (2.83%) Sass
3 3 (2.83%) SPML
3 3 (2.83%) Svelte
3 3 (2.83%) Vue.js
4 2 (1.89%) OAuth2
5 1 (0.94%) Flash
5 1 (0.94%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.55%) Virtual Team
2 6 (5.66%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.66%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (2.83%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.83%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.89%) Cloud Native
4 2 (1.89%) CMDB
4 2 (1.89%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.89%) User Experience
5 1 (0.94%) BYOD
5 1 (0.94%) CCTV
5 1 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (37.74%) Windows
2 23 (21.70%) Windows 10
3 9 (8.49%) Linux
3 9 (8.49%) Mac OS
4 8 (7.55%) Android
4 8 (7.55%) Windows Server
5 7 (6.60%) Apple iOS
6 6 (5.66%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.72%) Unix
7 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (1.89%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.94%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.81%) Project Management
2 15 (14.15%) ITIL
3 13 (12.26%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (9.43%) Service Management
5 9 (8.49%) Identity Management
5 9 (8.49%) Project Delivery
5 9 (8.49%) Service Delivery
6 8 (7.55%) IT Strategy
6 8 (7.55%) Migration
6 8 (7.55%) Scrum
7 7 (6.60%) CRM
7 7 (6.60%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (6.60%) Identity Access Management
7 7 (6.60%) Target Operating Model
8 6 (5.66%) Business Case
8 6 (5.66%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 6 (5.66%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (5.66%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (4.72%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.32%) PowerShell
2 10 (9.43%) SQL
3 7 (6.60%) Bash Shell
4 4 (3.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.77%) Python
5 3 (2.83%) TypeScript
6 2 (1.89%) Go
6 2 (1.89%) Ruby
7 1 (0.94%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.94%) C
7 1 (0.94%) Google Apps Script
7 1 (0.94%) Java
7 1 (0.94%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.94%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (6.60%) Degree
2 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.83%) HNC
3 3 (2.83%) MCP
3 3 (2.83%) MCSE
3 3 (2.83%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (1.89%) DBS Check
4 2 (1.89%) MCITP
4 2 (1.89%) MCSA
4 2 (1.89%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.89%) PMP
5 1 (0.94%) ACMT
5 1 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.94%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.94%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.94%) MCTS
5 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.94%) Tableau Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.21%) NIST
2 8 (7.55%) SLA
3 7 (6.60%) NCSC
4 5 (4.72%) QA
5 4 (3.77%) GDPR
6 3 (2.83%) PMO
7 2 (1.89%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.94%) P3O
System Software
1 34 (32.08%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.83%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.89%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.94%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (10.38%) SCCM
2 8 (7.55%) Jamf Pro
2 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Intune
2 8 (7.55%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (3.77%) QRadar
4 2 (1.89%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.89%) Terraform
5 1 (0.94%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 1 (0.94%) FreeIPA
5 1 (0.94%) Icinga
Vendors
1 55 (51.89%) Google
2 28 (26.42%) Microsoft
3 12 (11.32%) Apple
4 11 (10.38%) Okta
5 10 (9.43%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (6.60%) CyberArk
7 6 (5.66%) ServiceNow
8 5 (4.72%) Cisco
9 4 (3.77%) ArcSight
9 4 (3.77%) Citrix
9 4 (3.77%) LogRhythm
9 4 (3.77%) Splunk
9 4 (3.77%) VMware
10 3 (2.83%) Meraki
10 3 (2.83%) OneLogin
10 3 (2.83%) Oracle
10 3 (2.83%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.83%) SAP
11 2 (1.89%) Dell
11 2 (1.89%) Progress