The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 44 50 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Contract jobs citing Google 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.91% 0.44% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.97% 1.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £450 £344 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.90% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £385 £300
% change year-on-year +4.80% +28.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Gloucestershire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 152 185 164
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 46.06% 41.02% 35.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 92 95
Median daily rate £315 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £125 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £526 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 13
Median hourly rate £39.13 £12.00 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +226.04% -71.59%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £15.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £42.35 £44.75
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 Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in Gloucestershire

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Google.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) AMQP
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Confluence
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Qpid
2 3 (75.00%) GoogleTest
2 3 (75.00%) CMake
2 3 (75.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) Docker
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (75.00%) Apache Qpid
1 3 (75.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) AMQP
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) dBASE
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (75.00%) CMake
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) GoogleTest
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (25.00%) Valgrind
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) GreenSock GSAP
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) DoubleClick