The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Google Maps API skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Google Maps API over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Maps
England / London
Rank 403 425 412
Rank change year-on-year +22 -13  
Contract jobs citing Google Maps API 3 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.016% 0.050% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.045% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 5
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £281
% change year-on-year -6.66% +33.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.50 -

Google Maps API is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 6698 7045 6400
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 34.80% 31.82% 30.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4986 5272 4632
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 29 27
Median hourly rate £47.00 £50.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.00% +82.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £22.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Google Maps API
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Google Maps API as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Google Maps API in London

Google Maps API
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google Maps API in London

Google Maps API
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google Maps API in London

Google Maps API
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Google Maps API 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 London region with a requirement for Google Maps API.

1 7 (100.00%) Google
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) REST
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) SOAP
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) CMS
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) Android
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) EPiServer
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) JUnit
4 2 (28.57%) Gradle
4 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (28.57%) Android Development
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) Redis

Google Maps API
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (42.86%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) EPiServer
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) Documentum
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 2 (28.57%) Redis
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Gradle
1 2 (28.57%) JUnit
1 2 (28.57%) Mockito
1 2 (28.57%) Robolectric
2 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
2 1 (14.29%) NuGet
2 1 (14.29%) NUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Android Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Android Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Android Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) Material Design
3 2 (28.57%) Sass
3 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (14.29%) Dapper ORM
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) LAMP
4 1 (14.29%) LESS
4 1 (14.29%) Node.js
4 1 (14.29%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
1 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Android Development
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Memory Management
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) B2B
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) FatWire
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle