Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 72 153
Rank change year-on-year -10 +81 -61
Contract jobs citing Google 20 32 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.53% 2.46% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 3.19% 4.87% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 3
North East median daily rate £313 £386 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.09% +10.36% +16.67%
England median daily rate £475 £400 £411
% change year-on-year +18.75% -2.74% +17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £15.85 £27.16 £19.00
% change year-on-year -41.64% +42.95% -15.27%

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 626 657 1,446
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 47.82% 50.46% 55.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 423 933
North East median daily rate £350 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.90% -4.62%
10th Percentile £250 £238 £211
90th Percentile £525 £531 £481
England median daily rate £450 £435 £415
% change year-on-year +3.45% +4.82% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 38 101
North East median hourly rate £15.20 £26.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.54% -7.14% +115.38%
10th Percentile £10.83 £9.50 £11.83
90th Percentile £33.80 £42.30 £36.00
England median hourly rate £17.54 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.18% -2.86% -

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -20 17 £313 -18.83% 12
Durham -1 3 £340 -24.56% 2
Google
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) Google Analytics
2 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (35.00%) Analytics
3 6 (30.00%) Ansible
3 6 (30.00%) DevOps
3 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) User Experience
3 6 (30.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (25.00%) Terraform
4 5 (25.00%) Wireframes
4 5 (25.00%) InVision
4 5 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (25.00%) Service Management
4 5 (25.00%) ITSM
4 5 (25.00%) Adobe
4 5 (25.00%) Linux
4 5 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) Photoshop
4 5 (25.00%) Apache
4 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 5 (25.00%) Android
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) Xen
4 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (25.00%) Axure RP
4 5 (25.00%) Puppet
5 4 (20.00%) nginx

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 5 (25.00%) Apache
1 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (20.00%) IIS
2 4 (20.00%) Jetty
2 4 (20.00%) Mongrel
2 4 (20.00%) nginx
2 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 5 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (25.00%) InVision
1 5 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (35.00%) Google Analytics
2 6 (30.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (20.00%) Google App Engine
4 2 (10.00%) DigitalOcean
4 2 (10.00%) G Suite
5 1 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (5.00%) GitHub
5 1 (5.00%) IaaS
5 1 (5.00%) Linode
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (5.00%) Office 365
5 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) DHCP
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
1 4 (20.00%) FTP
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
1 4 (20.00%) IPsec
1 4 (20.00%) SSL
1 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) DataStage
2 1 (5.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Axure RP
2 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (20.00%) Travis CI
3 3 (15.00%) JIRA
4 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.00%) GitLab
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (5.00%) Subversion
4 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
1 1 (5.00%) Billing
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
1 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Designer
1 5 (25.00%) UX Designer
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Copywriter
4 1 (5.00%) Mac Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Site Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
1 4 (20.00%) J2EE
1 4 (20.00%) Servlets
2 1 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (5.00%) LAMP
2 1 (5.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) User Experience
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Blog
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Signage
4 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) iPhone
4 1 (5.00%) Social Media
4 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Android
1 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (10.00%) Mac OS
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.00%) CentOS
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Unix
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Analytics
2 6 (30.00%) DevOps
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) ITSM
3 5 (25.00%) Service Management
3 5 (25.00%) Wireframes
4 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
4 4 (20.00%) Open Source
5 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.00%) Statistics
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (5.00%) Coaching
7 1 (5.00%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (5.00%) Content Marketing
7 1 (5.00%) Hardware Maintenance
7 1 (5.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) Jython
2 1 (5.00%) PHP
2 1 (5.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) Ruby
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) GCP
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (25.00%) Xen
3 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.00%) VirtualBox
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Ansible
2 5 (25.00%) Puppet
2 5 (25.00%) Terraform
3 3 (15.00%) SCCM
4 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (5.00%) Nagios
5 1 (5.00%) OpenNMS
5 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) Adobe
4 4 (20.00%) Apple
5 2 (10.00%) IBM
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) Alibaba
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) Rackspace
6 1 (5.00%) SaltStack
6 1 (5.00%) Samsung
6 1 (5.00%) TSYS
6 1 (5.00%) Wyse