Period
to 19 April 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 38 30
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8 +14
Contract jobs citing Google 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 2.84% 0.65% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 7.23% 1.61% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Luton median daily rate £480 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.78% - -
Bedfordshire median daily rate £480 £350 £153
% change year-on-year +37.14% +129.13% -59.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Luton.

All Vendors
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 83 124 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 39.34% 40.26% 34.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 98 39
Luton median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09% -21.43%
10th Percentile £278 £140 £213
90th Percentile £591 £575 £545
Bedfordshire median daily rate £430 £418 £413
% change year-on-year +2.99% +1.21% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 6
Luton median hourly rate £30.22 £22.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.29% +60.71% -72.38%
10th Percentile £17.59 £14.80 £12.50
90th Percentile £42.44 £69.00 £19.38
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £25.50 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +54.55% +17.86% -70.53%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Google in Luton

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in Luton

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google in Luton over the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google in Luton

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

1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (66.67%) LINQ
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Microservices
2 3 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Kibana
3 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (33.33%) CQRS
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 2 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Core

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Product Owner
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Product Owner
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Web Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
1 4 (66.67%) LINQ
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Core
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Microservices
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) CQRS
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Insight
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Kibana
2 1 (16.67%) Terraform