Period
to 9 December 2019

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 9 December 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 61 94
Rank change year-on-year +25 +33 -5
Contract jobs citing Google 25 29 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.24% 2.61% 0.93%
As % of the Vendors category 9.92% 6.62% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 6
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £520 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.46% +43.45% -9.38%
10th Percentile £404 £375 £275
90th Percentile £511 £569 £531
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £22.25 £35.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -36.43% +59.09% -32.31%

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 252 438 528
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 42.71% 39.46% 44.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 332 414
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +1.41% +10.94%
10th Percentile £160 £208 £257
90th Percentile £602 £575 £578
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 10
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £19.31 £17.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.79% +10.94% -2.29%
10th Percentile £14.00 £15.44 £10.00
90th Percentile £80.25 £25.00 £42.63
South East median hourly rate £19.31 £16.10 £17.31
% change year-on-year +19.94% -7.00% +15.42%

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 9 December 2019.

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 9 December 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
Oxford +31 15 £463 -13.55% 12
Abingdon +5 5 £450 - 1
Banbury - 1 £438 -
Google
South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Google.

1 18 (72.00%) GCP
2 13 (52.00%) Azure
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (48.00%) Software Engineering
3 12 (48.00%) Docker
3 12 (48.00%) DevOps
4 11 (44.00%) Kubernetes
4 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
4 11 (44.00%) Python
5 10 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 10 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
6 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (36.00%) Microservices
6 9 (36.00%) AngularJS
6 9 (36.00%) Go
6 9 (36.00%) REST
7 8 (32.00%) Test Strategy
7 8 (32.00%) BDD
7 8 (32.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (32.00%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (32.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 8 (32.00%) Deployment Automation
7 8 (32.00%) HTML
7 8 (32.00%) CSS
7 8 (32.00%) TDD
7 8 (32.00%) Pair Programming
7 8 (32.00%) Open Source
7 8 (32.00%) Software Architecture
8 7 (28.00%) C#

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 2 (8.00%) JBoss
1 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (72.00%) GCP
2 13 (52.00%) Azure
3 4 (16.00%) AWS
4 3 (12.00%) Apple Pay
4 3 (12.00%) Google Pay
4 3 (12.00%) WeChat
5 2 (8.00%) npm
6 1 (4.00%) G Suite
6 1 (4.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) Network Security
1 1 (4.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.00%) Cypress.io
2 2 (8.00%) Jasmine
2 2 (8.00%) Maven
2 2 (8.00%) Mocha
2 2 (8.00%) Mockito
2 2 (8.00%) Selenium
2 2 (8.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Automation Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Programme Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Transformation
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Transformation Manager
5 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Programme Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Scientific Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Transformation Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Transformation Programme Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Transformation Director
6 1 (4.00%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Director
6 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) AngularJS
1 9 (36.00%) REST
2 8 (32.00%) CSS
2 8 (32.00%) HTML
3 7 (28.00%) Angular 2
3 7 (28.00%) NgRx
3 7 (28.00%) Redux
4 5 (20.00%) Web Services
5 3 (12.00%) JSON
5 3 (12.00%) RESTful
5 3 (12.00%) SOAP
5 3 (12.00%) Spring
5 3 (12.00%) Spring Boot
6 2 (8.00%) .NET
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Core
6 2 (8.00%) Dropwizard
6 2 (8.00%) Electron Framework
6 2 (8.00%) Node.js
6 2 (8.00%) Spring Security
6 2 (8.00%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Blog
1 3 (12.00%) Life Science
2 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) DevOps
2 12 (48.00%) Software Engineering
3 10 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
4 9 (36.00%) Microservices
5 8 (32.00%) BDD
5 8 (32.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (32.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 8 (32.00%) Deployment Automation
5 8 (32.00%) Open Source
5 8 (32.00%) Pair Programming
5 8 (32.00%) Software Architecture
5 8 (32.00%) TDD
5 8 (32.00%) Test Strategy
6 7 (28.00%) Scrum
7 3 (12.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Task Automation
7 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Python
2 9 (36.00%) Go
2 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) C#
3 7 (28.00%) TypeScript
4 5 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (12.00%) Java 8
6 2 (8.00%) C++
7 1 (4.00%) Perl
7 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
1 3 (12.00%) SEPA
2 2 (8.00%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Docker
2 8 (32.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.00%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 11 (44.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (8.00%) Ansible
3 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Apple
2 3 (12.00%) PayPal
3 1 (4.00%) VMware