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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 61 66
Rank change year-on-year +6 +5  
Contract jobs citing Google 14 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.27% 0.50% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 6.14% 1.15% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 6
Median daily rate £405 £425 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.70% -3.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £405 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £445 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £414 £310
% change year-on-year -9.36% +33.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £18.25 £23.09
% change year-on-year +58.90% -20.97%  

Google is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 228 260 296
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 37.01% 43.41% 39.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 330 341
Median daily rate £425 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £254 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 41
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -64.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.80 £13.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £38.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

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 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +6 11 £405 -4.70% 9
Google
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 28 (84.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 25 (75.76%) Java
3 24 (72.73%) Web Services
3 24 (72.73%) Google App Engine
3 24 (72.73%) REST
4 22 (66.67%) Google Compute Engine
5 5 (15.15%) C++
6 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (9.09%) MySQL
7 3 (9.09%) Linux
7 3 (9.09%) DevOps
8 2 (6.06%) QGIS
8 2 (6.06%) GeoServer
8 2 (6.06%) OpenLayers
8 2 (6.06%) Wireframes
8 2 (6.06%) Ansible
8 2 (6.06%) Docker
8 2 (6.06%) Kubernetes
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (6.06%) Analytics
8 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
8 2 (6.06%) Leaflet
8 2 (6.06%) User Stories
8 2 (6.06%) Apache
8 2 (6.06%) Windows
8 2 (6.06%) ETL
8 2 (6.06%) IIS
8 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
8 2 (6.06%) PHP

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 (6.06%) Apache
1 2 (6.06%) ArcGIS
1 2 (6.06%) GeoServer
1 2 (6.06%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (84.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 24 (72.73%) Google App Engine
3 22 (66.67%) Google Compute Engine
4 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (6.06%) Google Analytics
6 2 (6.06%) PaaS
7 1 (3.03%) Google Container Engine
7 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) Broadband
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.06%) QGIS
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) Power BI
3 1 (3.03%) QlikView
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 27 (81.82%) Developer
2 24 (72.73%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.15%) C++ Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Java Software Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.12%) C++/Java Developer
5 2 (6.06%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.03%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Customer Support Technician
6 1 (3.03%) Data Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Interactive Developer
6 1 (3.03%) QA Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) QA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (72.73%) REST
1 24 (72.73%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) Google Maps API
2 2 (6.06%) Leaflet
2 2 (6.06%) OpenLayers
3 1 (3.03%) LAMP
3 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) CentOS
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.09%) DevOps
2 2 (6.06%) Analytics
2 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (6.06%) ETL
2 2 (6.06%) Open Source
2 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
2 2 (6.06%) User Stories
2 2 (6.06%) Wireframes
3 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.03%) Change Management
3 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
3 1 (3.03%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (3.03%) High Availability
3 1 (3.03%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (3.03%) Low Latency
3 1 (3.03%) Migration
3 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) Java
2 5 (15.15%) C++
3 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.06%) PHP
4 1 (3.03%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.03%) QA
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Ansible
1 2 (6.06%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.03%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (3.03%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle
1 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
1 1 (3.03%) Tableau
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