Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 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
England > North East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 147 99
Rank change year-on-year +69 -48 -3
Contract jobs citing Google 22 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.80% 0.60% 1.08%
As % of the Vendors category 3.89% 1.03% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 16
North East median daily rate £378 £430 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.21% -14.00% +78.57%
10th Percentile £301 £325 £331
90th Percentile £400 £555 £544
England median daily rate £445 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +7.23% +3.75% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £27.00 £20.00 £19.03
% change year-on-year +35.00% +5.10% -2.41%

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 565 1547 839
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 46.24% 57.72% 41.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 1022 451
North East median daily rate £365 £330 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.61% -8.33% +2.86%
10th Percentile £257 £213 £231
90th Percentile £550 £500 £563
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 119 72
North East median hourly rate £13.50 £27.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +27.06% +14.86%
10th Percentile £8.96 £10.94 £11.29
90th Percentile £47.53 £36.00 £38.75
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +64 19 £380 -11.63% 2
Durham - 1 - - 1
Google
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 North East region with a requirement for Google.

1 12 (54.55%) Java
2 11 (50.00%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) HTML
2 11 (50.00%) CSS
2 11 (50.00%) Spring
2 11 (50.00%) JSON
3 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 10 (45.45%) Tomcat
4 9 (40.91%) OO
4 9 (40.91%) JSP
4 9 (40.91%) SOAP
4 9 (40.91%) IIS
4 9 (40.91%) XML
4 9 (40.91%) InterSystems
4 9 (40.91%) InterSystems Cache
4 9 (40.91%) HL7
4 9 (40.91%) GWT
4 9 (40.91%) Apache Camel
4 9 (40.91%) Apache ServiceMix
5 8 (36.36%) Spring Security
6 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (18.18%) Windows
7 4 (18.18%) Python
7 4 (18.18%) Google Analytics
7 4 (18.18%) JIRA
7 4 (18.18%) Data Analytics
7 4 (18.18%) Analytics

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 10 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 9 (40.91%) Apache ServiceMix
2 9 (40.91%) IIS
3 3 (13.64%) Apache
4 2 (9.09%) Confluence
5 1 (4.55%) GeoServer
5 1 (4.55%) JBoss
5 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Google Analytics
2 2 (9.09%) G Suite
2 2 (9.09%) Google Drive
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.55%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.55%) IaaS
3 1 (4.55%) Linode
3 1 (4.55%) Office 365
3 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) DataStage
3 1 (4.55%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) JIRA
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) JUnit
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Google Analytics Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Google Analytics Web Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) IT Support
5 2 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Scala Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Web Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Web Analytics Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Analytics Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) CSS
1 11 (50.00%) HTML
1 11 (50.00%) JSON
1 11 (50.00%) Spring
2 9 (40.91%) Apache Camel
2 9 (40.91%) GWT
2 9 (40.91%) JSP
2 9 (40.91%) SOAP
2 9 (40.91%) XML
3 8 (36.36%) Spring Security
4 3 (13.64%) RESTful
4 3 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (9.09%) .NET
5 2 (9.09%) Ajax
5 2 (9.09%) CSS3
5 2 (9.09%) Django
5 2 (9.09%) Guice
5 2 (9.09%) HTML5
5 2 (9.09%) REST
5 2 (9.09%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) User Experience
2 3 (13.64%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Android
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) OO
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) Analytics
2 4 (18.18%) Data Analytics
3 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
3 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
3 3 (13.64%) Scrum
3 3 (13.64%) SEO
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.09%) MVC
4 2 (9.09%) Open Source
4 2 (9.09%) OWASP
4 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management
4 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 2 (9.09%) Web Analytics
4 2 (9.09%) Web Design
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) Java
2 11 (50.00%) C#
3 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) Python
5 3 (13.64%) Ruby
6 2 (9.09%) Scala
7 1 (4.55%) Jython
7 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.55%) PHP
7 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) CTC Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) GeoWebCache
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.55%) VirtualBox
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Piwik
2 1 (4.55%) Ansible
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) OpenNMS
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) InterSystems
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Apple
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) Rackspace
3 1 (4.55%) SaltStack
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Zoho