The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Google Maps API skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Google Maps API over the 3 months to 27 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.

Google Maps
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 - 150
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Google Maps API 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.068% - 0.082%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% - 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £240 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £353 £308
% change year-on-year -16.31% +14.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 -

Google Maps API is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 890 964 802
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 30.22% 25.40% 22.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 678 528
Median daily rate £388 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 19 22
Median hourly rate £41.25 £28.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.73% -32.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £18.80 £16.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £56.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Google Maps API
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Google Maps API as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Google Maps API in the North West

Google Maps API
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google Maps API in the North West

Google Maps API
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google Maps API within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 2 £240 - 1
Google Maps API
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Google Maps API 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 West region with a requirement for Google Maps API.

1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 2 (100.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Xcode
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse

Google Maps API
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Cordova Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PhoneGap Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PhoneGap/Cordova Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (100.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (50.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google