Period
to 20 February 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 20 February 2019 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 > North East
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 88 125
Rank change year-on-year -3 +37 -17
Contract jobs citing Google 22 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.55% 1.05% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 4.67% 2.56% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 18
North East median daily rate £413 £380 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.55% -3.49% -21.25%
10th Percentile £275 £264 £350
90th Percentile £600 £535 £539
England median daily rate £500 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £16.43 £26.60 £19.63
% change year-on-year -38.24% +35.52% +2.05%

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 the North East.

All Vendors
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 471 508 1,203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 33.22% 41.03% 52.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 327 818
North East median daily rate £413 £380 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.55% +6.00% -10.38%
10th Percentile £226 £228 £250
90th Percentile £546 £538 £533
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 28 72
North East median hourly rate £14.39 £12.75 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.82% -44.57% +17.95%
10th Percentile £10.13 £8.38 £10.25
90th Percentile £26.59 £32.15 £40.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Google as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Google in the North East

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in the North East

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google in the North East over the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google in the North East

Google
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the North East region over the 6 months to 20 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +6 18 £406 +6.91% 16
Durham -8 3 £475 - 7
Northumberland - 1 £450 -
Google
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Google also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Google.

1 16 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (63.64%) DevOps
4 13 (59.09%) Docker
5 12 (54.55%) Linux
5 12 (54.55%) Python
6 11 (50.00%) C#
6 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (50.00%) MongoDB
6 11 (50.00%) Jenkins
7 10 (45.45%) NoSQL
7 10 (45.45%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (45.45%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (45.45%) HTML
7 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (40.91%) SQL
8 9 (40.91%) Configuration Management
9 8 (36.36%) Open Source
10 7 (31.82%) Puppet
10 7 (31.82%) Windows
10 7 (31.82%) Ansible
11 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 6 (27.27%) Kubernetes
11 6 (27.27%) Office 365
11 6 (27.27%) Analytics
11 6 (27.27%) Java
11 6 (27.27%) C++
11 6 (27.27%) Scala
11 6 (27.27%) Ubuntu

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 4 (18.18%) Apache
1 4 (18.18%) JBoss
1 4 (18.18%) nginx
1 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
1 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 16 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (45.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (27.27%) Office 365
5 5 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (22.73%) SaaS
6 4 (18.18%) GitHub
6 4 (18.18%) Google Analytics
6 4 (18.18%) IaaS
6 4 (18.18%) PaaS
7 2 (9.09%) Amazon S3
8 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (4.55%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (4.55%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) HTTP
1 4 (18.18%) SSL
1 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.64%) DHCP
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) Network Security
2 3 (13.64%) VPN
2 3 (13.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 10 (45.45%) NoSQL
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
3 3 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (9.09%) Big Data
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.55%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (4.55%) Apache Hive
5 1 (4.55%) Data Mart
5 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.55%) HBase
5 1 (4.55%) HCatalog
5 1 (4.55%) KDB
5 1 (4.55%) Pentaho
5 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.55%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.55%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (18.18%) Ant
2 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
2 4 (18.18%) Eclipse
2 4 (18.18%) Gatling
2 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 4 (18.18%) Grunt
2 4 (18.18%) gulp
2 4 (18.18%) IntelliJ
2 4 (18.18%) JUnit
2 4 (18.18%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (18.18%) Selenium
2 4 (18.18%) Sublime Text
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Database Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
3 4 (18.18%) CSS
3 4 (18.18%) EJB
3 4 (18.18%) Gherkin
3 4 (18.18%) Hibernate
3 4 (18.18%) HTML5
3 4 (18.18%) J2EE
3 4 (18.18%) J2SE
3 4 (18.18%) jQuery
3 4 (18.18%) JSON
3 4 (18.18%) Node.js
3 4 (18.18%) Play Framework
3 4 (18.18%) REST
3 4 (18.18%) Servlets
3 4 (18.18%) SOAP
3 4 (18.18%) Spring
3 4 (18.18%) XML
4 3 (13.64%) Java EE
5 2 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 6 (27.27%) Ubuntu
4 4 (18.18%) Unix
5 3 (13.64%) Windows 10
5 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.09%) CentOS
6 2 (9.09%) Debian
6 2 (9.09%) Fedora
6 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (9.09%) SUSE
7 1 (4.55%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) DevOps
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (40.91%) Configuration Management
3 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (36.36%) Open Source
5 6 (27.27%) Analytics
5 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (22.73%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (22.73%) Microservices
6 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
6 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (18.18%) Lean Software Development
8 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (13.64%) Information Security
8 3 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
9 1 (4.55%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) Python
2 11 (50.00%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (40.91%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) C++
4 6 (27.27%) Java
4 6 (27.27%) Scala
5 5 (22.73%) Ruby
6 4 (18.18%) Groovy
6 4 (18.18%) Haskell
6 4 (18.18%) Perl
7 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.55%) Java 8
8 1 (4.55%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) CCNA
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) MCSA
2 3 (13.64%) MCSE
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) GDPR
1 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Docker
2 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Flume
3 1 (4.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (4.55%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Ansible
1 7 (31.82%) Puppet
2 6 (27.27%) Kubernetes
3 4 (18.18%) Grafana
3 4 (18.18%) Kibana
4 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.55%) Oozie
5 1 (4.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Adobe
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
1 4 (18.18%) webMethods
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Sybase
3 1 (4.55%) Talend
3 1 (4.55%) Twitter