Period
to 26 May 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 26 May 2020 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 65 74 107
Rank change year-on-year +9 +33 -30
Contract jobs citing Google 6 26 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.72% 1.83% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 1.97% 4.75% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 6
Median daily rate £550 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88% +47.83%
10th Percentile £445 £348 £363
90th Percentile £570 £538 £456
Scotland median daily rate £500 £388 £475
% change year-on-year +29.03% -18.42% +46.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £26.45 -
% change year-on-year +32.33% - -

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 Glasgow.

All Vendors
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 305 547 604
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 36.44% 38.44% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 321 334
Median daily rate £425 £418 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.80% +5.70% +5.69%
10th Percentile £228 £256 £215
90th Percentile £569 £538 £538
Scotland median daily rate £422 £425 £388
% change year-on-year -0.71% +9.68% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 13 13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.81 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.50% +17.11% -56.80%
10th Percentile £12.95 £12.25 £10.04
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.60 £23.20
Median hourly rate £23.36 £17.00 £15.81
% change year-on-year +37.38% +7.56% -36.78%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Google in Glasgow

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Daily rate trend for Google in Glasgow

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Hourly rate trend for Google in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Google 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Google.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Public Sector
2 3 (50.00%) Requirements Gathering
3 2 (33.33%) Creative Thinking
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (33.33%) Workshop Facilitation
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 2 (33.33%) Azure
3 2 (33.33%) AWS
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) GCP
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) Vue.js
4 1 (16.67%) SOLID
4 1 (16.67%) Service Design
4 1 (16.67%) Slack
4 1 (16.67%) Cognitive Psychology
4 1 (16.67%) Quantitative Research
4 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Azure
1 2 (33.33%) GCP
1 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) GitHub
2 1 (16.67%) Google Docs
2 1 (16.67%) OpenShift
2 1 (16.67%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (50.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Digital User Researcher
2 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (16.67%) Flask
1 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (16.67%) React
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
1 1 (16.67%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Requirements Gathering
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Creative Thinking
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Workshop Facilitation
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Ergonomics
4 1 (16.67%) Ethnography
4 1 (16.67%) Human Factors
4 1 (16.67%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) Psychology
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat