Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 69 86
Rank change year-on-year +17 +17 +13
Contract jobs citing Google 48 26 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.82% 2.30% 1.56%
As % of the Vendors category 9.23% 5.84% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 16 11
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% -11.11%
South East median daily rate £450 £448 £420
% change year-on-year +0.56% +6.55% +15.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year -3.33% -23.51% +28.59%

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 520 445 471
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 41.43% 39.38% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 330 340
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £433 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.93% +15.47% -7.69%
10th Percentile £250 £241 £211
90th Percentile £614 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 25
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% +8.93% -26.32%
10th Percentile £13.55 £10.00 £8.80
90th Percentile £24.94 £31.25 £25.00
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.63 £17.45
% change year-on-year +2.26% -4.73% -0.29%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -10 16 £450 +11.11% 12
Thame - 6 £510 - 1
Abingdon - 6 £375 - 8
Google
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 31 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (45.83%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (45.83%) Microservices
3 22 (45.83%) Google Cloud Platform
4 20 (41.67%) User Experience
5 19 (39.58%) Java
6 18 (37.50%) AngularJS
7 16 (33.33%) Go
8 14 (29.17%) HTML
8 14 (29.17%) Web Services
8 14 (29.17%) UX Design
9 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
10 12 (25.00%) HTML5
10 12 (25.00%) Web Development
11 11 (22.92%) Google Analytics
11 11 (22.92%) Analytics
11 11 (22.92%) Web Application Development
11 11 (22.92%) Docker
12 10 (20.83%) Test Automation
12 10 (20.83%) .NET
13 9 (18.75%) C++
13 9 (18.75%) Kubernetes
14 8 (16.67%) Windows
14 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (16.67%) Scala
14 8 (16.67%) Software Engineering
15 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (14.58%) ETL

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 (2.08%) Apache
1 1 (2.08%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 30 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (45.83%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (45.83%) Google Cloud Platform
3 11 (22.92%) Google Analytics
4 7 (14.58%) Azure Data Factory
5 4 (8.33%) Adobe Analytics
5 4 (8.33%) G Suite
5 4 (8.33%) PaaS
6 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (4.17%) GitHub
7 1 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.08%) Google App Engine
7 1 (2.08%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Kerberos
2 2 (4.17%) Firewall
2 2 (4.17%) LAN
2 2 (4.17%) MPLS
2 2 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (2.08%) DNS
3 1 (2.08%) IPsec
3 1 (2.08%) PSTN
3 1 (2.08%) VoIP
3 1 (2.08%) VPN
3 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 7 (14.58%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (14.58%) Power BI
1 7 (14.58%) Qlik Sense
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (12.50%) Big Data
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.08%) Data Lake
4 1 (2.08%) MySQL
4 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) JIRA
2 4 (8.33%) Visual Website Optimizer
3 2 (4.17%) CMake
3 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.08%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Marketing
3 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Electronics
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Developer
2 14 (29.17%) Cloud Developer
3 12 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 6 (12.50%) ETL Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Analytics Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Azure Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Cloud Software Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Digital Analytics Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) User Experience Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Java Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 14 (29.17%) HTML
2 14 (29.17%) Web Services
3 12 (25.00%) HTML5
4 10 (20.83%) .NET
5 3 (6.25%) Angular 2
6 2 (4.17%) CSS
6 2 (4.17%) jQuery
6 2 (4.17%) LDAP
6 2 (4.17%) OAuth
6 2 (4.17%) OAuth2
7 1 (2.08%) Kafka
7 1 (2.08%) REST
7 1 (2.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (41.67%) User Experience
2 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.17%) Life Science
4 2 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.08%) iPhone
5 1 (2.08%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) Linux
3 4 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.17%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.08%) Android
5 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.08%) CentOS
5 1 (2.08%) Debian
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (45.83%) Microservices
3 14 (29.17%) UX Design
4 12 (25.00%) Web Development
5 11 (22.92%) Analytics
5 11 (22.92%) Web Application Development
6 10 (20.83%) Test Automation
7 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 7 (14.58%) ETL
8 7 (14.58%) Migration
8 7 (14.58%) Scrum
9 6 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
9 6 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
10 5 (10.42%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (8.33%) ITIL V3
11 4 (8.33%) Mathematics
11 4 (8.33%) Pay per click
11 4 (8.33%) SEO
11 4 (8.33%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 19 (39.58%) Java
2 16 (33.33%) Go
3 9 (18.75%) C++
4 8 (16.67%) Scala
5 7 (14.58%) SQL
6 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.42%) Python
7 3 (6.25%) C#
8 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.08%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) GDPR
1 6 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.17%) SLA
3 1 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (22.92%) Docker
2 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (18.75%) Kubernetes
2 3 (6.25%) Ansible
3 2 (4.17%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.08%) Packer
4 1 (2.08%) Puppet
4 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) Adobe
2 4 (8.33%) Crazy Egg
2 4 (8.33%) Hotjar
2 4 (8.33%) Optimizely
3 1 (2.08%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (2.08%) Apple
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) SAP
3 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.08%) Splunk