Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Google.

Google
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 68 63
Rank change year-on-year -13 -5 -9
Contract jobs citing Google 5 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.68% 2.23% 1.75%
As % of the Vendors category 1.56% 6.06% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 12
Oxford median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -23.81%
10th Percentile £425 £400 £350
90th Percentile £475 £405 £450
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -23.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £15.00

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 Oxford.

All Vendors
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 320 264 280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 43.54% 36.72% 40.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 190 221
Oxford median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £323 £212 £175
90th Percentile £575 £511 £513
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 15
Oxford median hourly rate £17.75 £14.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.33% -15.00% +23.54%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.76 £9.60
90th Percentile £33.75 £20.00 £50.50
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £15.77
% change year-on-year -4.62% +3.04% +6.92%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Google in Oxford

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Google 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Google.

1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) PaaS
2 4 (80.00%) Middleware
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) LAMP
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Docker
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (80.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (60.00%) Ansible
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) PaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Firebase
3 1 (20.00%) Heroku
3 1 (20.00%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) LAMP
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Express
2 1 (20.00%) Google Maps API
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) MEAN Stack
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) React
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (20.00%) Sinatra
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Active Record
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Facebook