Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Google over the 6 months to 24 November 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Google.

Google
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 67 80
Rank change year-on-year -26 +13 +9
Contract jobs citing Google 4 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.51% 1.25% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 2.05% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Essex median daily rate £525 £381 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.70% -10.29% +21.43%
10th Percentile £513 £332 £278
90th Percentile £538 £426 £456
East of England median daily rate £350 £220 £400
% change year-on-year +59.09% -45.00% +11.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £18.00 £38.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +122.22% -53.05% -
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £38.34
% change year-on-year -5.41% -51.74% +136.64%

Google is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Essex.

All Vendors
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 398 537 542
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 50.32% 61.09% 44.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 298 275
Essex median daily rate £513 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.43% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £224 £226
90th Percentile £600 £502 £525
East of England median daily rate £408 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +8.67% -6.25% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 101 80
Essex median hourly rate £16.47 £29.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.19% +55.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £10.40 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £43.53 £42.84 £40.88
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -2.94% -17.07% -

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Google as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Google in Essex

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Google in Essex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in Essex

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google in Essex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google in Essex

Google
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Essex region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Brentwood - 2 - -
Basildon - 1 - -
Google
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Google 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 Essex region with a requirement for Google.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) Google Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Node.js
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) npm
2 2 (50.00%) Grunt
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (50.00%) GitHub
2 2 (50.00%) Sass
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Omniture
2 2 (50.00%) Web 2.0
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) B2C

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Jetty
2 1 (25.00%) Mongrel
2 1 (25.00%) nginx
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) GitHub
2 2 (50.00%) npm
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (25.00%) Google App Engine
3 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) IPsec
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Grunt
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) UI Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Architect
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
2 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Sass
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) Kafka
3 1 (25.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) B2C
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) SEO
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
1 2 (50.00%) Omniture
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware