Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 63 70
Rank change year-on-year +37 +7 +18
Contract jobs citing Google 81 33 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 6.49% 2.80% 1.71%
As % of the Vendors category 15.46% 7.47% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 25 17
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +8.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £300 £345 £175
90th Percentile £659 £460 £420
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £406
% change year-on-year +4.94% -0.31% +12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £54.00 -
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year -3.33% -23.51% -12.84%

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 524 442 441
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 41.95% 37.49% 39.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 308 348
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +17.24% -14.20%
10th Percentile £250 £211 £199
90th Percentile £594 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 19 23
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +3.45% -17.14%
10th Percentile £11.13 £12.03 £8.80
90th Percentile £20.33 £35.75 £25.00
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.54% -7.14% +1.63%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +13 40 £425 +4.94% 13
Abingdon - 8 £375 - 2
Kidlington - 4 £640 -
Thame +2 3 £500 -
Google
South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 51 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (58.02%) Google Cloud Platform
3 40 (49.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 36 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
5 30 (37.04%) User Experience
6 28 (34.57%) Microservices
7 25 (30.86%) Java
7 25 (30.86%) Test Automation
8 22 (27.16%) AngularJS
9 21 (25.93%) Analytics
9 21 (25.93%) Go
10 20 (24.69%) Docker
11 19 (23.46%) Google Analytics
11 19 (23.46%) E-Commerce
12 18 (22.22%) Windows
12 18 (22.22%) HTML
12 18 (22.22%) DevOps
13 17 (20.99%) Web Development
14 16 (19.75%) Web Analytics
14 16 (19.75%) Adobe
14 16 (19.75%) JavaScript
14 16 (19.75%) Adobe Analytics
14 16 (19.75%) Optimizely
14 16 (19.75%) Crazy Egg
14 16 (19.75%) Hotjar
14 16 (19.75%) Visual Website Optimizer
14 16 (19.75%) A/B Testing
14 16 (19.75%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
15 14 (17.28%) Ansible
15 14 (17.28%) Web Services

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 9 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 5 (6.17%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.94%) Apache
3 4 (4.94%) Jetty
3 4 (4.94%) nginx
3 4 (4.94%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.23%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 47 (58.02%) Google Cloud Platform
2 40 (49.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (23.46%) Google Analytics
5 16 (19.75%) Adobe Analytics
6 11 (13.58%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (12.35%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (11.11%) GitHub
9 7 (8.64%) G Suite
10 5 (6.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (6.17%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (6.17%) PaaS
10 5 (6.17%) Serverless
11 3 (3.70%) Akamai
11 3 (3.70%) Azure Data Factory
11 3 (3.70%) Google App Engine
11 3 (3.70%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) Kerberos
2 2 (2.47%) Firewall
2 2 (2.47%) IPsec
2 2 (2.47%) LAN
2 2 (2.47%) MPLS
2 2 (2.47%) PSTN
2 2 (2.47%) VoIP
2 2 (2.47%) VPN
2 2 (2.47%) WAN
3 1 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.41%) MongoDB
2 4 (4.94%) MySQL
3 3 (3.70%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.70%) Big Data
3 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.70%) Power BI
3 3 (3.70%) Qlik Sense
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (19.75%) Visual Website Optimizer
2 10 (12.35%) git-flow
3 9 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 9 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 8 (9.88%) JIRA
5 5 (6.17%) Bitbucket
5 5 (6.17%) Vagrant
6 4 (4.94%) Cucumber
6 4 (4.94%) GitLab
6 4 (4.94%) Selenium
6 4 (4.94%) SonarQube
6 4 (4.94%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (13.58%) Marketing
2 4 (4.94%) Publishing
3 3 (3.70%) Finance
4 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (35.80%) Developer
2 17 (20.99%) Web Developer
3 12 (14.81%) Cloud Developer
4 11 (13.58%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (12.35%) Google Analytics Specialist
5 10 (12.35%) UX Specialist
6 6 (7.41%) Analytics Consultant
6 6 (7.41%) Consultant
6 6 (7.41%) Digital Analytics Consultant
6 6 (7.41%) User Experience Consultant
7 5 (6.17%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (6.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Digital Analytics Specialist
7 5 (6.17%) Digital Marketing Specialist
7 5 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Marketing Specialist
7 5 (6.17%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Web Analytics Specialist
7 5 (6.17%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.16%) AngularJS
2 18 (22.22%) HTML
3 14 (17.28%) Web Services
4 9 (11.11%) .NET
4 9 (11.11%) Angular 2
4 9 (11.11%) CSS
4 9 (11.11%) HTML5
4 9 (11.11%) jQuery
5 5 (6.17%) Elastic Stack
5 5 (6.17%) Node.js
6 3 (3.70%) REST
7 2 (2.47%) LDAP
7 2 (2.47%) OAuth
7 2 (2.47%) OAuth2
8 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.23%) LAMP
8 1 (1.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (37.04%) User Experience
2 8 (9.88%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.17%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.94%) Grid Computing
6 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.47%) Life Science
7 2 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.23%) Blog
8 1 (1.23%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.23%) iPhone
8 1 (1.23%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.23%) Replication
8 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.22%) Windows
2 10 (12.35%) Linux
3 6 (7.41%) CentOS
3 6 (7.41%) Debian
3 6 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (7.41%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.94%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.23%) Android
6 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.23%) Unix
6 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (34.57%) Microservices
3 25 (30.86%) Test Automation
4 21 (25.93%) Analytics
5 19 (23.46%) E-Commerce
6 18 (22.22%) DevOps
7 17 (20.99%) Web Development
8 16 (19.75%) A/B Testing
8 16 (19.75%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
8 16 (19.75%) Web Analytics
9 12 (14.81%) Scrum
10 11 (13.58%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (13.58%) Digital Marketing
10 11 (13.58%) UX Design
11 10 (12.35%) BDD
11 10 (12.35%) Front End Development
12 9 (11.11%) Kanban
13 8 (9.88%) Deployment Automation
13 8 (9.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.86%) Java
2 21 (25.93%) Go
3 16 (19.75%) JavaScript
4 11 (13.58%) Python
5 10 (12.35%) PowerShell
5 10 (12.35%) Scala
6 8 (9.88%) Bash Shell
7 7 (8.64%) C++
8 4 (4.94%) C#
9 3 (3.70%) Groovy
9 3 (3.70%) Perl
9 3 (3.70%) Ruby
9 3 (3.70%) SQL
10 1 (1.23%) C
10 1 (1.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.23%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) GDPR
1 3 (3.70%) PCI DSS
1 3 (3.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (24.69%) Docker
2 7 (8.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (17.28%) Ansible
2 11 (13.58%) Puppet
3 10 (12.35%) Kubernetes
3 10 (12.35%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (12.35%) Terraform
4 5 (6.17%) Kibana
4 5 (6.17%) logstash
4 5 (6.17%) Packer
5 2 (2.47%) AirWatch
5 2 (2.47%) SCCM
6 1 (1.23%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 16 (19.75%) Adobe
1 16 (19.75%) Crazy Egg
1 16 (19.75%) Hotjar
1 16 (19.75%) Optimizely
2 13 (16.05%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.35%) Oracle
4 6 (7.41%) Splunk
5 5 (6.17%) New Relic
6 2 (2.47%) Cisco
7 1 (1.23%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (1.23%) Apple
7 1 (1.23%) SolarWinds