Period
to 19 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 19 June 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 52 65
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13 -15
Contract jobs citing Google 12 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.58% 0.80% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 4.48% 2.19% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 5
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -13.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £374 £278 £340
90th Percentile £431 £443 £388
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £305 £560
% change year-on-year +31.15% -45.54% +86.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £10.00 -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £10.00 -

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 Northamptonshire.

All Vendors
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 268 274 301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 35.22% 36.48% 40.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 171 215
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £380 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -7.88% +7.14%
10th Percentile £260 £225 £300
90th Percentile £536 £525 £541
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 5
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.00 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.38% -13.33% -10.85%
10th Percentile £10.29 £9.95 £11.10
90th Percentile £30.46 £16.65 £27.80
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.13 £15.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +0.87% +10.33% -6.24%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing Google as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for Google in Northamptonshire

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in Northamptonshire

Google
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 19 June 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
Northampton -13 6 £400 +23.08% 13
Kettering - 1 £375 -
Google
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Google.

1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) Marketing
1 7 (58.33%) Docker
2 6 (50.00%) Analytics
2 6 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (41.67%) OO
3 5 (41.67%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) PaaS
3 5 (41.67%) BDD
3 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
3 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
3 5 (41.67%) Node.js
3 5 (41.67%) Advertising
3 5 (41.67%) Kafka
3 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (41.67%) Microservices
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Core
4 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) Samba
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (16.67%) Talend
5 2 (16.67%) Gradle
5 2 (16.67%) Jenkins

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 1 (8.33%) SAS
1 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 5 (41.67%) PaaS
3 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
1 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (8.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (16.67%) Gradle
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (58.33%) Marketing
2 5 (41.67%) Advertising
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Digital Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce Architect
2 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Market Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAS Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
1 5 (41.67%) .NET Core
1 5 (41.67%) Kafka
1 5 (41.67%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) Sass
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Analytics
2 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (41.67%) BDD
3 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (41.67%) Microservices
3 5 (41.67%) OO
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Data Encryption
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Market Research
5 1 (8.33%) Marketing Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
5 1 (8.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Docker
2 2 (16.67%) Samba
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Talend
1 2 (16.67%) WSO2
2 1 (8.33%) Hortonworks