Period
to 19 November 2017

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 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 84 99
Rank change year-on-year -5 +15 -4
Contract jobs citing Google 15 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.97% 0.58% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 1.92% 1.10% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 11
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £200 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +125.00% -44.83% +45.00%
10th Percentile £280 £120 £305
90th Percentile £465 £375 £425
East of England median daily rate £350 £220 £400
% change year-on-year +59.09% -45.00% +11.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.82% - -
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £38.34
% change year-on-year -5.41% -51.74% +136.64%

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 782 726 852
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 50.42% 52.57% 52.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 392 400
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £378 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% -7.93% +13.10%
10th Percentile £184 £216 £214
90th Percentile £575 £500 £575
East of England median daily rate £407 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +8.60% -6.25% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 36 82
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.81 £14.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.90% -30.95% +35.48%
10th Percentile £11.42 £9.20 £8.78
90th Percentile £46.50 £43.84 £38.75
East of England median hourly rate £16.43 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -0.42% -19.51% -1.20%

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 November 2017.

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 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
Welwyn Garden City +4 4 - - 1
Watford -3 4 £200 - 3
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £425 -
Hatfield - 1 £450 - 5
Google
East of England

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

1 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (33.33%) Marketing
1 5 (33.33%) Google Analytics
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (33.33%) Analytics
2 4 (26.67%) Docker
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) .NET
3 3 (20.00%) Web Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) SEO
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (20.00%) WebEx
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Core
4 2 (13.33%) Microservices
4 2 (13.33%) Kafka
4 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (13.33%) CentOS
4 2 (13.33%) Social Media
4 2 (13.33%) BDD
4 2 (13.33%) PaaS
4 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (13.33%) NoSQL

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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (33.33%) Google Analytics
2 3 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (13.33%) PaaS
4 1 (6.67%) G Suite
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) WebEx
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (6.67%) LDAP
2 1 (6.67%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (6.67%) SNMP
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 5 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Service Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Customer Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Customer Service Advisor
3 3 (20.00%) Customer Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) ICT Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) ICT Support
3 3 (20.00%) ICT Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce Architect
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) .NET Core
2 2 (13.33%) Kafka
2 2 (13.33%) Node.js
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) JSON
3 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Social Media
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) CentOS
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) CoreOS
2 1 (6.67%) Debian
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Analytics
1 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (20.00%) SEO
2 3 (20.00%) Web Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) BDD
3 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (13.33%) Microservices
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Biometrics
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (6.67%) Data Entry
4 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Personalization
4 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
2 2 (13.33%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) AWK
3 1 (6.67%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) RHCA
1 1 (6.67%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Docker
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Ansible
2 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (6.67%) Mesos
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Dell
2 1 (6.67%) EMC
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Rackspace
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat