Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 84 84
Rank change year-on-year +33 0 -15
Contract jobs citing Google 29 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.04% 2.15% 1.17%
As % of the Vendors category 7.77% 4.82% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 9
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £356 £300 £278
90th Percentile £553 £660 £503
South East median daily rate £433 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -3.89% +20.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +133.33% -53.85% +124.14%

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 373 539 478
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 39.14% 44.51% 39.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 420 319
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £186 £250 £250
90th Percentile £553 £590 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 23
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -6.06% -2.94%
10th Percentile £15.50 £10.63 £12.00
90th Percentile £22.60 £37.80 £23.16
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £15.43
% change year-on-year -5.71% +13.43% -20.86%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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
Abingdon - 8 - - 4
Oxford +16 6 £535 +47.59% 20
Google
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 20 (68.97%) AngularJS
2 19 (65.52%) Microservices
3 14 (48.28%) Web Services
3 14 (48.28%) Software Engineering
4 13 (44.83%) Go
4 13 (44.83%) Test Automation
4 13 (44.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (41.38%) User Experience
5 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (37.93%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (34.48%) Kubernetes
7 10 (34.48%) Docker
7 10 (34.48%) HTML5
7 10 (34.48%) HTML
7 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
8 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
9 8 (27.59%) Life Science
9 8 (27.59%) Mathematics
9 8 (27.59%) Manufacturing
9 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (27.59%) UX Design
9 8 (27.59%) Web Application Development
9 8 (27.59%) Angular 2
9 8 (27.59%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
10 6 (20.69%) Java
11 5 (17.24%) PaaS
11 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
11 5 (17.24%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 4 (13.79%) Azure Data Factory
12 4 (13.79%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse

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 (3.45%) Apache Solr
1 1 (3.45%) Drupal
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.45%) GroupWise
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (37.93%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (17.24%) PaaS
5 4 (13.79%) Azure Data Factory
5 4 (13.79%) Google Analytics
6 2 (6.90%) G Suite
7 1 (3.45%) GitHub
7 1 (3.45%) Google App Engine
7 1 (3.45%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) WAN
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) LAN
2 2 (6.90%) MPLS
3 1 (3.45%) Bluetooth
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
2 4 (13.79%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 4 (13.79%) Data Lake
2 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (13.79%) Power BI
2 4 (13.79%) Qlik Sense
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Mockito
General
1 8 (27.59%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Software Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Angular Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Architect
4 5 (17.24%) Cloud Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Cloud Software Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Azure Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Data Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Java Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse Architect
8 1 (3.45%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (68.97%) AngularJS
2 14 (48.28%) Web Services
3 10 (34.48%) HTML
3 10 (34.48%) HTML5
4 8 (27.59%) Angular 2
5 3 (10.34%) RESTful
6 2 (6.90%) CSS
6 2 (6.90%) CSS3
7 1 (3.45%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (3.45%) LESS
7 1 (3.45%) React
7 1 (3.45%) REST
7 1 (3.45%) Sass
7 1 (3.45%) Silex
7 1 (3.45%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) User Experience
2 8 (27.59%) Life Science
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Microservices
2 14 (48.28%) Software Engineering
3 13 (44.83%) Test Automation
4 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
6 8 (27.59%) Mathematics
6 8 (27.59%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 8 (27.59%) UX Design
6 8 (27.59%) Web Application Development
7 5 (17.24%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 4 (13.79%) Analytics
8 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (13.79%) ETL
9 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 1 (3.45%) Critical Thinking
10 1 (3.45%) Memory Management
10 1 (3.45%) Migration
10 1 (3.45%) Open Source
10 1 (3.45%) Problem-Solving
10 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) Go
2 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.69%) Java
4 4 (13.79%) C++
4 4 (13.79%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) Kotlin
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) Docker
2 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.45%) Ansible
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Facebook
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle