Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 98 90
Rank change year-on-year +36 -8 -5
Contract jobs citing Google 30 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.51% 0.72% 1.66%
As % of the Vendors category 6.30% 1.60% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 11
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
South East median daily rate £450 £429 £395
% change year-on-year +4.96% +8.54% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.69% +28.89% +52.54%

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 476 561 496
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 39.77% 44.77% 39.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 438 329
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -
10th Percentile £223 £261 £213
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 21
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £18.50 £15.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.35% -4.62% +3.93%
10th Percentile £15.63 £10.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £25.00 £23.68 £23.75
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33% -16.67%

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 14 November 2018.

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 14 November 2018. 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 +20 8 £450 - 25
Abingdon - 6 - - 8
Thame - 3 £520 -
Google
South East

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 18 (60.00%) Microservices
2 17 (56.67%) AngularJS
3 13 (43.33%) Web Services
3 13 (43.33%) Go
4 12 (40.00%) User Experience
5 11 (36.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (36.67%) HTML5
5 11 (36.67%) HTML
5 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
6 10 (33.33%) UX Design
6 10 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 10 (33.33%) Web Application Development
7 8 (26.67%) Docker
7 8 (26.67%) Java
7 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (23.33%) ETL
8 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
8 7 (23.33%) SQL
8 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
8 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
8 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (23.33%) Google Analytics
8 7 (23.33%) Analytics
8 7 (23.33%) Kubernetes
8 7 (23.33%) Qlik Sense

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 1 (3.33%) Apache
1 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
1 1 (3.33%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 18 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (36.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (23.33%) Azure Data Factory
3 7 (23.33%) Google Analytics
4 4 (13.33%) PaaS
5 2 (6.67%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
1 2 (6.67%) LAN
1 2 (6.67%) MPLS
1 2 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 7 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (23.33%) Power BI
1 7 (23.33%) Qlik Sense
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (13.33%) Data Lake
3 3 (10.00%) Big Data
3 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) JIRA
2 2 (6.67%) CMake
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Software Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Cloud Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Azure Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Azure Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Cloud Software Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Angular Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Data Architect
6 3 (10.00%) ETL Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Java Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) AngularJS
2 13 (43.33%) Web Services
3 11 (36.67%) HTML
3 11 (36.67%) HTML5
4 6 (20.00%) Angular 2
5 4 (13.33%) .NET
6 2 (6.67%) RESTful
7 1 (3.33%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (3.33%) CSS
7 1 (3.33%) CSS3
7 1 (3.33%) Kafka
7 1 (3.33%) LESS
7 1 (3.33%) React
7 1 (3.33%) Sass
7 1 (3.33%) Silex
7 1 (3.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) User Experience
2 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.00%) Life Science
3 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) Public Cloud
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
3 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (60.00%) Microservices
2 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
3 10 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 10 (33.33%) UX Design
3 10 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (23.33%) Analytics
5 7 (23.33%) ETL
6 6 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 6 (20.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 5 (16.67%) Web Development
8 3 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 3 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (10.00%) Migration
8 3 (10.00%) Scrum
9 2 (6.67%) DevOps
9 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 2 (6.67%) Linear Algebra
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) Go
2 8 (26.67%) Java
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (23.33%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (6.67%) Python
5 2 (6.67%) Scala
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) GDPR
1 3 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Docker
2 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Facebook
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) SAP