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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 51 43 66
Rank change year-on-year -8 +23  
Contract jobs citing Google 1 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.19% 1.91% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 4.20% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 0
Median daily rate - £200 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £385 £300
% change year-on-year +4.80% +28.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year -9.09% -42.48%  

Google is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 241 262 323
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 46.08% 45.57% 39.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 144 197
Median daily rate £370 £300 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.33% -22.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.00 £22.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +134.37% -29.96%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Google as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Google in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google in Glasgow

Google
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Google.

1 3 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Omniture
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Copywriting
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) Axure RP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) AdWords
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media Management

Google
Top Related 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) AdWords
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Content Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Web Content Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Copywriting
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media Management
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Omniture
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore