Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 76 80
Rank change year-on-year +30 +4 -9
Contract jobs citing Google 14 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.12% 0.11% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 5.30% 0.25% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 3
Gloucestershire median daily rate £350 £300 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -28.57% +40.00%
10th Percentile £264 £300 £362
90th Percentile £363 £300 £486
South West median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +41.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -36.36% +323.08% -54.39%

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 Gloucestershire.

All Vendors
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 264 400 430
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 40.06% 43.15% 42.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 223 260
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £185 £164 £212
90th Percentile £479 £575 £500
South West median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 35 18
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £26.50 £14.00 £39.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +89.29% -64.68% +68.66%
10th Percentile £10.13 £11.00 £10.91
90th Percentile £58.75 £43.75 £44.50
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +42.86% -6.67% +12.50%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google in Gloucestershire

Google
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Gloucester - 12 £350 - 1
Google
South West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Google.

1 12 (85.71%) Google Cloud Platform
2 10 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) MVC
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) TDD
4 6 (42.86%) C#
4 6 (42.86%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) .NET
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (42.86%) React
4 6 (42.86%) Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (28.57%) QA Automation
5 4 (28.57%) SDLC
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 4 (28.57%) QA
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
6 3 (21.43%) Angular 2
7 2 (14.29%) API Integration

Google
Co-occurring 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 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) Confluence
1 2 (14.29%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 12 (85.71%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) QA Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) QA Automation Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) QA Test Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
1 6 (42.86%) React
2 3 (21.43%) Angular 2
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 8 (57.14%) MVC
3 6 (42.86%) Acceptance Criteria
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (42.86%) TDD
3 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 4 (28.57%) QA Automation
4 4 (28.57%) SDLC
4 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) API Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) OOP
5 2 (14.29%) Pay per click
5 2 (14.29%) SEO
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) User Stories
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Plesk