Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 85 86
Rank change year-on-year +20 +1 +9
Contract jobs citing Google 40 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.48% 0.96% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 4.73% 1.91% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 5 5
Hertfordshire median daily rate £190 £450 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.78% +125.00% -44.83%
10th Percentile £129 £280 £120
90th Percentile £220 £465 £375
East of England median daily rate £220 £350 £220
% change year-on-year -37.14% +59.09% -45.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £30.00 £17.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.47% -12.82% -
East of England median hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +71.43% -5.41% -51.74%

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 845 787 728
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 52.39% 50.26% 52.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 390 393
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% -7.32%
10th Percentile £175 £185 £216
90th Percentile £550 £575 £500
East of England median daily rate £425 £408 £375
% change year-on-year +4.29% +8.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 68 36
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.65 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.09% +14.84% -30.95%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.44 £9.20
90th Percentile £44.35 £46.50 £43.84
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +4.65% -1.55% -19.51%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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
Welwyn Garden City +4 16 £210 - 2
Hatfield +10 9 £190 -57.78% 10
Watford +4 6 £145 -27.50% 4
Hemel Hempstead -4 2 £168 -60.59%
Google
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 21 (52.50%) Android
2 20 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 20 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 20 (50.00%) Publishing
2 20 (50.00%) SOTI
2 20 (50.00%) Samsung
3 9 (22.50%) HTML
3 9 (22.50%) Marketing
4 8 (20.00%) SEO
4 8 (20.00%) Social Media
4 8 (20.00%) CSS
5 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
5 7 (17.50%) Analytics
5 7 (17.50%) Google Analytics
5 7 (17.50%) Web Development
6 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (12.50%) Migration
6 5 (12.50%) CMS
6 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.00%) Adobe
7 4 (10.00%) Windows
7 4 (10.00%) PHP
7 4 (10.00%) Photoshop
7 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (10.00%) OOP
7 4 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (10.00%) Pay per click
7 4 (10.00%) WordPress
7 4 (10.00%) Link Building
7 4 (10.00%) Algorithms

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 5 (12.50%) CMS
2 4 (10.00%) WordPress
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.50%) JBoss
4 1 (2.50%) nginx
4 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Google Analytics
2 2 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.50%) G Suite
3 1 (2.50%) Google Play
3 1 (2.50%) Slack
3 1 (2.50%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) LAN
1 3 (7.50%) WAN
2 2 (5.00%) WebEx
3 1 (2.50%) SMS
3 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) EasyMock
2 1 (2.50%) Hamcrest
2 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) JUnit
2 1 (2.50%) Mockito
General
1 20 (50.00%) Publishing
2 9 (22.50%) Marketing
3 4 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (7.50%) Multimedia
5 2 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Android Engineer
1 7 (17.50%) Support Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 4 (10.00%) Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Junior
4 4 (10.00%) SEO Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.50%) Break Fix Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Junior Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Junior Web Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Desktop Support
5 3 (7.50%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Mobile Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) HTML
2 8 (20.00%) CSS
3 3 (7.50%) jQuery
3 3 (7.50%) Laravel
3 3 (7.50%) XML
4 2 (5.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.50%) Android SDK
5 1 (2.50%) Apache Flex
5 1 (2.50%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (2.50%) Google Maps API
5 1 (2.50%) GWT
5 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.50%) JSON
5 1 (2.50%) Middleware
5 1 (2.50%) Node.js
5 1 (2.50%) REST
5 1 (2.50%) SAML
5 1 (2.50%) SignalR
5 1 (2.50%) Spring
5 1 (2.50%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Social Media
2 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 4 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Android
2 4 (10.00%) Windows
3 3 (7.50%) Windows 10
3 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 20 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (20.00%) SEO
3 7 (17.50%) Analytics
3 7 (17.50%) Web Development
4 5 (12.50%) Migration
5 4 (10.00%) Content Marketing
5 4 (10.00%) Link Building
5 4 (10.00%) OOP
5 4 (10.00%) Pay per click
5 4 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.50%) Analytical Thinking
6 3 (7.50%) B2B
6 3 (7.50%) Creative Thinking
6 3 (7.50%) DevOps
6 3 (7.50%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (7.50%) Online Marketing
6 3 (7.50%) Web Design
7 2 (5.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.00%) PHP
3 2 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.50%) Groovy
4 1 (2.50%) Kotlin
4 1 (2.50%) Perl
4 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.50%) Python
4 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Ansible
1 2 (5.00%) Terraform
2 1 (2.50%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.50%) Kibana
2 1 (2.50%) logstash
2 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) Samsung
1 20 (50.00%) SOTI
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) Adobe
4 3 (7.50%) Apple
5 1 (2.50%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.50%) Computacenter
5 1 (2.50%) Facebook
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) New Relic
5 1 (2.50%) Omniture
5 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.50%) Splunk
5 1 (2.50%) Tableau
5 1 (2.50%) Twitter