Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 23 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 88 86
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 -5
Contract jobs citing Google 10 21 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.81% 1.66% 1.60%
As % of the Vendors category 1.81% 4.38% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 16
Oxfordshire median daily rate £406 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% - -23.81%
10th Percentile £356 £400 £350
90th Percentile £554 £438 £450
South East median daily rate £420 £395 £363
% change year-on-year +6.33% +8.97% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £15.00
South East median hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year +28.89% +52.54% -29.76%

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 Oxfordshire.

All Vendors
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 553 479 551
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 44.96% 37.84% 41.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 307 383
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +1.27% -2.77%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £180
90th Percentile £575 £538 £506
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 38
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.06% +3.87% +10.20%
10th Percentile £10.00 £12.00 £11.78
90th Percentile £23.68 £23.71 £48.25
South East median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £18.59
% change year-on-year +7.81% -13.93% +19.94%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Google in Oxfordshire

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in Oxfordshire

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google in Oxfordshire

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google in Oxfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google in Oxfordshire

Google
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Oxford -14 5 £450 +12.50% 10
Witney - 1 - -
Google
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Google.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (60.00%) JIRA
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
4 5 (50.00%) IIS
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) Apache
4 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (50.00%) Open Source
4 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (50.00%) Docker
4 5 (50.00%) DevOps
4 5 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (50.00%) Kubernetes
4 5 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (40.00%) Ansible
5 4 (40.00%) PaaS
5 4 (40.00%) LAMP
5 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (40.00%) Middleware
5 4 (40.00%) Change Management
6 3 (30.00%) SLA
6 3 (30.00%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (20.00%) CSS
7 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (20.00%) HTML
7 2 (20.00%) JavaScript

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 5 (50.00%) Apache
1 5 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (40.00%) PaaS
4 2 (20.00%) G Suite
5 1 (10.00%) Akamai
5 1 (10.00%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (10.00%) Firebase
5 1 (10.00%) GitHub
5 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Heroku
5 1 (10.00%) npm
5 1 (10.00%) OpenDNS
5 1 (10.00%) Serverless
5 1 (10.00%) Slack
5 1 (10.00%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) DKIM
2 1 (10.00%) DMARC
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) JIRA
2 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (10.00%) ICT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Architect
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) LAMP
1 4 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) Express
2 2 (20.00%) Google Maps API
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) MEAN Stack
3 1 (10.00%) React
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (10.00%) Sinatra
3 1 (10.00%) Symfony
3 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps
1 5 (50.00%) Open Source
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Active Record
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Microservices
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (40.00%) Ansible
3 3 (30.00%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (10.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) Facebook
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) New Relic
1 1 (10.00%) Sophos
1 1 (10.00%) Splunk