Period
to 21 May 2018

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 21 May 2018 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 81 76
Rank change year-on-year -18 -5 +18
Contract jobs citing Google 8 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.52% 0.62% 1.18%
As % of the Vendors category 1.35% 1.32% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 14
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £288 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.83% +43.75% -18.37%
10th Percentile £363 £151 £159
90th Percentile £456 £355 £225
Scotland median daily rate £475 £325 £200
% change year-on-year +46.15% +62.50% -23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - £14.49 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £14.49 £14.12
% change year-on-year - +2.60% -43.51%

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 593 531 614
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 38.73% 46.99% 48.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 269 334
Glasgow median daily rate £395 £373 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.04% +12.88% -8.97%
10th Percentile £214 £197 £163
90th Percentile £538 £497 £450
Scotland median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.50 £37.50 £32.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.00% +14.66% +60.75%
10th Percentile £10.04 £14.49 £18.42
90th Percentile £23.20 £43.10 £46.35
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £25.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% -32.00% +117.39%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Google in Glasgow

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in Glasgow

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, 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 4 (50.00%) RESTful
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (37.50%) Tableau
2 3 (37.50%) Customer Insight
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Google Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Web Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Line Management
3 2 (25.00%) Apple Swift
3 2 (25.00%) Android SDK
3 2 (25.00%) Android Development
3 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
3 2 (25.00%) Push Notifications
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Measurement
3 2 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Xcode
3 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (25.00%) Benchmarking

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 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) JOnAS
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQLite
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Xcode
3 1 (12.50%) CocoaPods
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Android Developer
2 2 (25.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Performance Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Performance Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Mobile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Web Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) Android SDK
2 2 (25.00%) Google Maps API
2 2 (25.00%) iOS SDK
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) Cocoa
3 1 (12.50%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (12.50%) EJB
3 1 (12.50%) Guice
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) iBATIS
3 1 (12.50%) JDBC
3 1 (12.50%) JMX
3 1 (12.50%) JPA
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) OC4J
3 1 (12.50%) Servlets
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Analytics
1 3 (37.50%) Customer Insight
1 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
1 3 (37.50%) Web Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Android Development
2 2 (25.00%) Benchmarking
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (25.00%) Line Management
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Measurement
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Push Notifications
2 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Apple Swift
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Tableau
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle