Period
to 19 April 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 19 April 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 79 86
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7 +5
Contract jobs citing Google 28 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.90% 0.90% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 3.65% 2.00% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 2
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +21.74% +30.68%
10th Percentile £259 £261 £265
90th Percentile £605 £579 £310
East of England median daily rate £375 £313 £400
% change year-on-year +20.00% -21.88% +42.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £12.75 - -
East of England median hourly rate £13.00 - -

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 Hertfordshire.

All Vendors
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 768 551 730
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 52.21% 44.83% 52.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 300 355
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £180 £179 £253
90th Percentile £574 £554 £583
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 38 59
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.72 £14.50 £15.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.52% -8.81% +11.58%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.85 £7.97
90th Percentile £46.25 £43.98 £38.90
East of England median hourly rate £15.86 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -9.37% - -

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Google in Hertfordshire

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in Hertfordshire

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google in Hertfordshire

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google in Hertfordshire

Google
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. 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
Hemel Hempstead - 9 £375 - 2
Watford -12 1 £163 +47.73% 2
Hatfield - 1 - - 2
Google
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Google.

1 16 (57.14%) Google Analytics
1 16 (57.14%) Analytics
2 14 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 13 (46.43%) Node.js
3 13 (46.43%) Microservices
3 13 (46.43%) Marketing
3 13 (46.43%) E-Commerce
4 12 (42.86%) NoSQL
5 11 (39.29%) Kafka
5 11 (39.29%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (39.29%) Docker
5 11 (39.29%) PaaS
5 11 (39.29%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (39.29%) BDD
5 11 (39.29%) OO
5 11 (39.29%) C#
5 11 (39.29%) .NET
5 11 (39.29%) Advertising
5 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (39.29%) TDD
5 11 (39.29%) .NET Core
6 10 (35.71%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (21.43%) DevOps
7 6 (21.43%) SQL
7 6 (21.43%) Python
8 5 (17.86%) Linux
8 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
8 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
8 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (14.29%) BigQuery

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (10.71%) nginx
1 3 (10.71%) OpenStack
2 2 (7.14%) Apache Spark
2 2 (7.14%) Confluence
2 2 (7.14%) Jupyter
2 2 (7.14%) SAS
3 1 (3.57%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 16 (57.14%) Google Analytics
2 11 (39.29%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (39.29%) PaaS
3 10 (35.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (7.14%) Stackdriver
5 1 (3.57%) GitHub
5 1 (3.57%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) SSL
2 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.14%) HTTP
3 2 (7.14%) HTTPS
3 2 (7.14%) Wireless
4 1 (3.57%) Broadband
4 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 12 (42.86%) NoSQL
3 4 (14.29%) BigQuery
4 3 (10.71%) Big Data
5 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
5 2 (7.14%) Looker
5 2 (7.14%) QlikView
6 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.71%) Artifactory
3 3 (10.71%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 13 (46.43%) Marketing
2 11 (39.29%) Advertising
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Architect
1 11 (39.29%) E-Commerce Architect
1 11 (39.29%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
1 11 (39.29%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (25.00%) Digital Architect
2 7 (25.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 6 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Data Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Google Analytics Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Graduate Web Developer
5 1 (3.57%) IT Technician
5 1 (3.57%) Junior Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (3.57%) SEO Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) Node.js
2 11 (39.29%) .NET
2 11 (39.29%) .NET Core
2 11 (39.29%) Kafka
3 4 (14.29%) CSS
3 4 (14.29%) HTML
4 3 (10.71%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (3.57%) jQuery
5 1 (3.57%) Laravel
5 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) User Experience
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
3 2 (7.14%) Social Media
4 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) CentOS
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Analytics
2 13 (46.43%) E-Commerce
2 13 (46.43%) Microservices
3 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (39.29%) BDD
3 11 (39.29%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (39.29%) OO
3 11 (39.29%) TDD
4 6 (21.43%) DevOps
5 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (14.29%) Web Operations
6 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
6 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (10.71%) Protective Monitoring
6 3 (10.71%) Release Automation
7 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Security Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) C#
2 6 (21.43%) Python
2 6 (21.43%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
4 4 (14.29%) Java
4 4 (14.29%) Ruby
5 3 (10.71%) Perl
5 3 (10.71%) PHP
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.14%) R
7 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Ansible
1 3 (10.71%) Kibana
1 3 (10.71%) logstash
1 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (10.71%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) HAProxy
2 2 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Atlassian
1 3 (10.71%) F5
1 3 (10.71%) New Relic
1 3 (10.71%) Percona
1 3 (10.71%) Splunk
2 2 (7.14%) Cognos
2 2 (7.14%) IBM
2 2 (7.14%) Jaspersoft
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
2 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe