Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 78 86
Rank change year-on-year +16 +8 +3
Contract jobs citing Google 35 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.42% 1.42% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 4.39% 2.76% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 5 7
Hertfordshire median daily rate £190 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.63% +6.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £139 £244 £145
90th Percentile £220 £430 £370
East of England median daily rate £220 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -37.14% +16.67% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - -
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +6.06% -8.33% -55.00%

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 797 798 698
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 55.08% 51.48% 49.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 387 364
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.63% -3.64%
10th Percentile £176 £200 £205
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.68% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 56 39
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.13 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.14% +20.69% -30.95%
10th Percentile £11.16 £11.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.38 £43.90
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.03% -5.71% -16.68%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 +15 16 £210 - 3
Hatfield +13 9 £190 - 2
Watford +10 5 £150 -25.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead +1 2 £168 -47.66%
Google
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 (60.00%) Android
2 20 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 20 (57.14%) Incident Management
2 20 (57.14%) SOTI
2 20 (57.14%) Publishing
2 20 (57.14%) Samsung
3 7 (20.00%) HTML
3 7 (20.00%) Marketing
4 6 (17.14%) SEO
4 6 (17.14%) Social Media
4 6 (17.14%) CSS
5 5 (14.29%) Windows
5 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 5 (14.29%) Migration
5 5 (14.29%) CMS
5 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (14.29%) Analytics
5 5 (14.29%) Web Development
5 5 (14.29%) Google Analytics
6 4 (11.43%) Adobe
6 4 (11.43%) Photoshop
6 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (11.43%) User Experience
6 4 (11.43%) Windows 10
7 3 (8.57%) Creative Thinking
7 3 (8.57%) Analytical Thinking
7 3 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (8.57%) XML
7 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
7 3 (8.57%) B2B

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 (14.29%) CMS
2 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) WordPress
4 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.86%) GroupWise
4 1 (2.86%) nginx
4 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (11.43%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) G Suite
2 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.86%) Google Play
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Slack
2 1 (2.86%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) WebEx
2 1 (2.86%) SMS
2 1 (2.86%) VPN
2 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Big Data
1 1 (2.86%) MySQL
1 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 20 (57.14%) Publishing
2 7 (20.00%) Marketing
3 3 (8.57%) Multimedia
4 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (5.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Android Engineer
1 7 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (8.57%) Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Break Fix Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Consultant
3 3 (8.57%) Desktop Support
3 3 (8.57%) Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Junior
3 3 (8.57%) Junior Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Junior Web Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Senior Desktop Support
3 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
4 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Mobile Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) SEO Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) SEO Executive
4 2 (5.71%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) HTML
2 6 (17.14%) CSS
3 3 (8.57%) XML
4 1 (2.86%) Android SDK
4 1 (2.86%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (2.86%) Google Maps API
4 1 (2.86%) jQuery
4 1 (2.86%) Laravel
4 1 (2.86%) Node.js
4 1 (2.86%) SAML
4 1 (2.86%) SignalR
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Social Media
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.43%) User Experience
4 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Android
2 5 (14.29%) Windows
3 4 (11.43%) Windows 10
4 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.86%) Linux
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Incident Management
1 20 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (17.14%) SEO
3 5 (14.29%) Analytics
3 5 (14.29%) Migration
3 5 (14.29%) Web Development
4 3 (8.57%) Analytical Thinking
4 3 (8.57%) B2B
4 3 (8.57%) Creative Thinking
4 3 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (8.57%) Online Marketing
4 3 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (8.57%) Web Design
5 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.71%) Content Marketing
5 2 (5.71%) CRM
5 2 (5.71%) DevOps
5 2 (5.71%) Link Building
5 2 (5.71%) OOP
5 2 (5.71%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.71%) PHP
2 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.86%) Groovy
3 1 (2.86%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) Kotlin
3 1 (2.86%) Perl
3 1 (2.86%) Python
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Ansible
1 1 (2.86%) HAProxy
1 1 (2.86%) Kibana
1 1 (2.86%) logstash
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
1 1 (2.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Samsung
1 20 (57.14%) SOTI
2 4 (11.43%) Adobe
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.86%) Computacenter
4 1 (2.86%) Facebook
4 1 (2.86%) IBM
4 1 (2.86%) New Relic
4 1 (2.86%) Omniture
4 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.86%) Splunk
4 1 (2.86%) Tableau
4 1 (2.86%) Twitter