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 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.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google
North West / Manchester
Rank 75 97 86
Rank change year-on-year +22 -11  
Contract jobs citing Google 15 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.15% 0.50% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 2.88% 1.27% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 10
Median daily rate £550 £450 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +70.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £500 £276
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £385 £300
% change year-on-year +4.80% +28.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year -9.09% -42.48%  

Google is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 520 706 672
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 39.79% 39.35% 41.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 363 332
Median daily rate £381 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.04% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 19
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.46 £13.50 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £90.60 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Google as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Google in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google in Manchester

Google
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 4 £550 - 2
Google
North West

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 23 (76.67%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (56.67%) Java
3 16 (53.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (46.67%) Open Source
5 13 (43.33%) Jenkins
6 12 (40.00%) Puppet
6 12 (40.00%) Python
6 12 (40.00%) Configuration Management
7 11 (36.67%) Hadoop
7 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (36.67%) Marketing
8 10 (33.33%) Finance
8 10 (33.33%) BDD
8 10 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (33.33%) Apache Spark
9 9 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (30.00%) Docker
9 9 (30.00%) DevOps
9 9 (30.00%) Big Data
9 9 (30.00%) Electronics
9 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
9 9 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (30.00%) SAP
9 9 (30.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 9 (30.00%) Manufacturing
9 9 (30.00%) Programme Management
9 9 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (26.67%) Microsoft

Google
Top Related 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 10 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 5 (16.67%) Drupal
2 5 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (16.67%) IIS
2 5 (16.67%) Jetty
2 5 (16.67%) Mongrel
2 5 (16.67%) nginx
2 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 5 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 4 (13.33%) Apache
4 1 (3.33%) CMS
4 1 (3.33%) Kentico
4 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (30.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (76.67%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (53.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (23.33%) Google Analytics
5 5 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (16.67%) GitHub
5 5 (16.67%) Google App Engine
6 2 (6.67%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (6.67%) SaaS
7 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) DHCP
1 5 (16.67%) DNS
1 5 (16.67%) FTP
1 5 (16.67%) HTTP
1 5 (16.67%) IPsec
1 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.33%) SSL
3 3 (10.00%) Internet
4 2 (6.67%) Bluetooth
4 2 (6.67%) Firewall
4 2 (6.67%) LAN
4 2 (6.67%) NFC
4 2 (6.67%) VoIP
4 2 (6.67%) VPN
4 2 (6.67%) WAN
4 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) Hadoop
2 9 (30.00%) Big Data
3 2 (6.67%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (6.67%) HDInsight
3 2 (6.67%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) Spark SQL
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (16.67%) Bitbucket
2 5 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) JMeter
2 5 (16.67%) Travis CI
3 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.67%) GoCD
3 2 (6.67%) Hudson
3 2 (6.67%) MSI
3 2 (6.67%) Selenium
3 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.67%) Xcode
4 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (36.67%) Marketing
2 10 (33.33%) Finance
3 9 (30.00%) Electronics
3 9 (30.00%) Manufacturing
3 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.67%) Retail
5 1 (3.33%) Advertising
5 1 (3.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Data Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Big Data Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Hadoop Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) DevOps Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) Drupal Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Architect
6 2 (6.67%) AWS Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Digital Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Mobile Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (3.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Integration Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) .NET
1 7 (23.33%) Elastic Stack
1 7 (23.33%) J2EE
2 6 (20.00%) Web Services
3 5 (16.67%) Servlets
4 2 (6.67%) CSS
4 2 (6.67%) Material Design
4 2 (6.67%) REST
4 2 (6.67%) SOAP
4 2 (6.67%) Spark Streaming
5 1 (3.33%) HTML
5 1 (3.33%) HTML5
5 1 (3.33%) XML
5 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
1 2 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Windows
3 3 (10.00%) Unix
4 2 (6.67%) Android
4 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.67%) Mac OS
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Open Source
2 12 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (33.33%) BDD
5 9 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (30.00%) DevOps
5 9 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (30.00%) Programme Management
6 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (23.33%) Analytics
8 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 5 (16.67%) TDD
9 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
11 2 (6.67%) Information Security
11 2 (6.67%) Pair Programming
11 2 (6.67%) Scrum
11 2 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 2 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) Java
2 12 (40.00%) Python
3 7 (23.33%) C
4 5 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (6.67%) Apple Swift
5 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.67%) C#
5 2 (6.67%) Go
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.67%) Korn
5 2 (6.67%) Objective-C
5 2 (6.67%) Perl
5 2 (6.67%) PHP
5 2 (6.67%) Ruby
6 1 (3.33%) Scala
6 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) CISSP
2 2 (6.67%) SANS
2 2 (6.67%) SSCP
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Docker
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (40.00%) Puppet
2 10 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (26.67%) Ansible
4 5 (16.67%) Kibana
4 5 (16.67%) logstash
5 2 (6.67%) QRadar
5 2 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) SAP
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (23.33%) Splunk
4 5 (16.67%) VMware
5 4 (13.33%) Apple
5 4 (13.33%) IBM
6 2 (6.67%) HP
6 2 (6.67%) LogRhythm
6 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.33%) Adobe
7 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
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