The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 June 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.

Google Maps
North West / Manchester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 - 92
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Google Maps API 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.14% - 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £240 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £353 £308
% change year-on-year -16.31% +14.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.75 -

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 Manchester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 419 448 337
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 30.12% 24.63% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 311 224
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +20.58%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Google Maps API
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Google Maps API
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google Maps API in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Google Maps API.

1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 2 (100.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Xcode
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse

Google Maps API
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Cordova Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PhoneGap Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PhoneGap/Cordova Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (100.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (50.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google