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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 28 29 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing Google 13 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 4.64% 2.11% -
As % of the Vendors category 11.82% 5.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 0
Median daily rate £405 £345 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.39% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £385 £300
% change year-on-year +4.80% +28.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £54.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year -9.09% -42.48%  

Google is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 110 91 148
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 39.29% 38.40% 40.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 69 101
Median daily rate £405 £250 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.00% -42.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 18
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.35% -6.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.51 £14.50 £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing Google as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google in Oxford over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google in Oxford

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 12 (85.71%) Java
1 12 (85.71%) Web Services
1 12 (85.71%) Google App Engine
1 12 (85.71%) REST
1 12 (85.71%) Google Cloud Platform
2 11 (78.57%) Google Compute Engine
3 4 (28.57%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) ArcGIS
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) Advertising
4 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (7.14%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) XSLT
4 1 (7.14%) Broadband
4 1 (7.14%) XML Schema
4 1 (7.14%) RDF
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (7.14%) MS Office
4 1 (7.14%) SilverStripe
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Office 365
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) XPath
4 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.14%) Release Management

Google
Top Related 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 1 (7.14%) ArcGIS
1 1 (7.14%) Drupal
1 1 (7.14%) GeoServer
1 1 (7.14%) Perch
1 1 (7.14%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (85.71%) Google App Engine
1 12 (85.71%) Google Cloud Platform
2 11 (78.57%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Broadband
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 12 (85.71%) Java Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C++ Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C++/Java Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Customer Support Technician
6 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
6 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) REST
1 12 (85.71%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) Google Maps API
2 1 (7.14%) OpenLayers
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) XML Schema
2 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
1 1 (7.14%) RDF
1 1 (7.14%) Release Management
1 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
1 1 (7.14%) Secure Coding
1 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) DBS Check
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SmoothWall
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