Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 47 71
Rank change year-on-year -18 +24 -12
Contract jobs citing Google 5 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.64% 2.59% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 1.76% 5.63% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 1
Northamptonshire median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +36.36%
10th Percentile £312 £250 £363
90th Percentile £372 £488 £388
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £358 £375
% change year-on-year -2.10% -4.67% +27.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 - £18.75

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 284 284 376
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 36.50% 45.95% 40.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 173 271
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% -
10th Percentile £248 £207 £225
90th Percentile £558 £538 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 20
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £15.00 £11.09 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.32% -16.34% -25.39%
10th Percentile £11.71 £10.36 £10.48
90th Percentile £16.10 £12.37 £22.94
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.64 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -2.55% - -1.41%

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 21 January 2019. 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 -7 4 £350 +7.69% 2
Google
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) ZABBIX
3 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Antivirus Management
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (40.00%) WSUS
3 2 (40.00%) SCOM
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Sophos
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) PKI
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery

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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (20.00%) G Suite
1 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (20.00%) GitLab
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Process Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
1 2 (40.00%) WSUS
1 2 (40.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
2 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (40.00%) Sophos