The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 25 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 / Merseyside
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 37
Contract jobs citing Google Maps API 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - - 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
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 - £13.50 -

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 131 77 71
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 39.70% 23.55% 18.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 48 35
Median daily rate £388 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £533 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.80 -
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 Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Google Maps API
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google Maps API in Merseyside