Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 November 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Google.

Google
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 119 118
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 -8
Contract jobs citing Google 20 37 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.68% 1.04% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 1.59% 2.37% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 17
Manchester median daily rate £500 £420 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.05% -11.58% +77.57%
10th Percentile £313 £200 £243
90th Percentile £615 £589 £518
North West median daily rate £350 £420 £363
% change year-on-year -16.67% +15.86% +31.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate £13.00 - £33.64
North West median hourly rate £13.00 - £33.64

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 Manchester.

All Vendors
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1254 1562 1549
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 42.67% 44.04% 40.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 750 911 819
Manchester median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £212 £250 £213
90th Percentile £588 £540 £526
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 37 64
Manchester median hourly rate £16.19 £13.60 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.09% +0.70% -6.90%
10th Percentile £11.45 £9.95 £10.83
90th Percentile £35.60 £32.55 £22.03
North West median hourly rate £15.86 £18.13 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.62% +10.03%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Google in Manchester

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in Manchester

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google in Manchester

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Google 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.

1 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (35.00%) Analytics
2 7 (35.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (35.00%) Google Analytics
3 6 (30.00%) Marketing
3 6 (30.00%) Finance
3 6 (30.00%) BDD
3 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 5 (25.00%) Apache Spark
4 5 (25.00%) Python
4 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (20.00%) SAP
5 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 4 (20.00%) Electronics
5 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (20.00%) TDD
5 4 (20.00%) Web Analytics
5 4 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (20.00%) Puppet
5 4 (20.00%) Big Data
5 4 (20.00%) Ansible
5 4 (20.00%) Docker
6 3 (15.00%) logstash
6 3 (15.00%) Elasticsearch

Google
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (15.00%) Drupal
2 3 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (35.00%) Google Analytics
2 7 (35.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (15.00%) GitHub
5 2 (10.00%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (5.00%) PaaS
6 1 (5.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (5.00%) NFC
2 1 (5.00%) RIP
2 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (20.00%) Big Data
3 2 (10.00%) BigQuery
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.00%) Power BI
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.00%) JMeter
1 3 (15.00%) Selenium
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
1 6 (30.00%) Marketing
2 4 (20.00%) Electronics
2 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Automotive
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Analyst
1 3 (15.00%) Architect
1 3 (15.00%) Data Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Developer
1 3 (15.00%) Drupal Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Support Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Analytics Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Data Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) jQuery
2 1 (5.00%) Material Design
2 1 (5.00%) Node.js
2 1 (5.00%) Nutch
2 1 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) SOAP
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Analytics
2 6 (30.00%) BDD
2 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 4 (20.00%) Web Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) Open Source
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Analytics Management
6 2 (10.00%) DevOps
6 2 (10.00%) Line Management
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Python
2 4 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) C
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Go
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) GCP
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Ansible
1 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
2 3 (15.00%) Kibana
2 3 (15.00%) logstash
3 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) SAP
3 3 (15.00%) Splunk
4 2 (10.00%) Coremetrics
4 2 (10.00%) Wyse
5 1 (5.00%) Adobe
5 1 (5.00%) Apple
5 1 (5.00%) MuleSoft
5 1 (5.00%) Tableau
5 1 (5.00%) WSO2