The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 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.

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

Google
England / Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 25
Contract jobs citing Google 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands - - 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category - - 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £310
% change year-on-year -6.25% +29.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £18.25 £23.09
% change year-on-year +30.13% -20.97%  

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 the Midlands.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 49 114 90
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 46.67% 60.96% 53.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 68 42
Median daily rate £400 £475 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.78% +16.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £338 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in the Midlands

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google in the Midlands