Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 79 151
Rank change year-on-year -4 +72 -53
Contract jobs citing Google 22 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.74% 1.79% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 4.47% 3.78% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 12
North East median daily rate £600 £378 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.94% -9.04% -17.00%
England median daily rate £488 £433 £415
% change year-on-year +12.72% +4.22% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £15.85 £27.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year -41.57% +35.63% +4.55%

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 492 582 1,597
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 38.86% 47.47% 58.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 378 1,060
North East median daily rate £400 £362 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.50% +9.70% -6.71%
10th Percentile £256 £256 £210
90th Percentile £550 £550 £488
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 35 123
North East median hourly rate £14.39 £17.10 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.88% -36.67% +33.00%
10th Percentile £10.75 £9.00 £11.01
90th Percentile £26.08 £47.16 £36.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.45% +4.55% -5.71%

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018. 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 +8 18 £600 +57.89% 23
Durham -7 4 £513 - 4
Google
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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 15 (68.18%) Linux
1 15 (68.18%) Docker
1 15 (68.18%) DevOps
2 14 (63.64%) Jenkins
3 13 (59.09%) MongoDB
3 13 (59.09%) NoSQL
3 13 (59.09%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (59.09%) Python
3 13 (59.09%) C#
3 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 13 (59.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (54.55%) Ansible
4 12 (54.55%) HTML
4 12 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (50.00%) Kubernetes
6 10 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (45.45%) Configuration Management
6 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (40.91%) C++
7 9 (40.91%) Puppet
8 8 (36.36%) SQL
9 7 (31.82%) Windows
9 7 (31.82%) Finance
9 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
9 7 (31.82%) Terraform
10 6 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (27.27%) Java
11 5 (22.73%) Open Source
11 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
11 5 (22.73%) Cloud Computing

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%) nginx
1 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.64%) JBoss
2 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.55%) Confluence
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) Jetty
3 1 (4.55%) Mongrel
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (59.09%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (59.09%) Google Cloud Platform
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (13.64%) G Suite
4 3 (13.64%) GitHub
4 3 (13.64%) Google Analytics
5 2 (9.09%) SaaS
6 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
6 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (4.55%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (4.55%) Google App Engine
6 1 (4.55%) Heroku
6 1 (4.55%) IaaS
6 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) HTTP
1 4 (18.18%) SSL
1 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) FTP
2 1 (4.55%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) MongoDB
1 13 (59.09%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) KDB
3 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Jenkins
2 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.64%) Ant
3 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
3 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
3 3 (13.64%) Gatling
3 3 (13.64%) Grunt
3 3 (13.64%) gulp
3 3 (13.64%) IntelliJ
3 3 (13.64%) JUnit
3 3 (13.64%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (13.64%) Selenium
3 3 (13.64%) Sublime Text
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Senior DevOps
3 3 (13.64%) Applications Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Site Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 4 (18.18%) J2EE
2 4 (18.18%) Servlets
3 3 (13.64%) .NET
3 3 (13.64%) CSS
3 3 (13.64%) EJB
3 3 (13.64%) Gherkin
3 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
3 3 (13.64%) HTML5
3 3 (13.64%) J2SE
3 3 (13.64%) Java EE
3 3 (13.64%) jQuery
3 3 (13.64%) JSON
3 3 (13.64%) Node.js
3 3 (13.64%) Play Framework
3 3 (13.64%) REST
3 3 (13.64%) SOAP
3 3 (13.64%) Spring
3 3 (13.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) CentOS
3 4 (18.18%) Debian
3 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Ubuntu
4 3 (13.64%) Unix
5 1 (4.55%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) DevOps
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Configuration Management
2 10 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Deployment
4 5 (22.73%) Open Source
4 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
5 4 (18.18%) Microservices
5 4 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 3 (13.64%) Analytics
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.64%) User Stories
7 1 (4.55%) API Design
7 1 (4.55%) Concurrent Programming
7 1 (4.55%) Due Diligence
7 1 (4.55%) Functional Programming
7 1 (4.55%) Information Governance
7 1 (4.55%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) C#
1 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
1 13 (59.09%) Python
2 9 (40.91%) C++
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) Java
5 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
6 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
6 4 (18.18%) Ruby
6 4 (18.18%) Scala
7 3 (13.64%) Groovy
7 3 (13.64%) Haskell
7 3 (13.64%) Perl
8 1 (4.55%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Docker
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (54.55%) Ansible
2 11 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 9 (40.91%) Puppet
4 7 (31.82%) Terraform
5 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (13.64%) Grafana
6 3 (13.64%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 3 (13.64%) Adobe
2 3 (13.64%) webMethods
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Alibaba
4 1 (4.55%) Apple
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Samsung
4 1 (4.55%) Sybase
4 1 (4.55%) TSYS
4 1 (4.55%) Twitter
4 1 (4.55%) VMware