Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 17 November 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 87 98
Rank change year-on-year +6 +11 +3
Contract jobs citing Google 9 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.71% 0.74% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 1.36% 1.43% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 11
Reading median daily rate £319 £310 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.82% +7.83% +45.94%
10th Percentile £158 £305 £200
90th Percentile £395 £315 £369
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £310 £288
% change year-on-year +53.23% +7.83% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Reading median hourly rate £14.25 £21.06 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.32% - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £19.61 £14.50
% change year-on-year +22.39% +35.24% -41.41%

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 Reading.

All Vendors
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 661 770 1010
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 51.88% 51.92% 52.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 380 552
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.08% +4.25%
10th Percentile £276 £199 £228
90th Percentile £586 £575 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 60 80
Reading median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -32.71% +23.14%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £45.93 £44.45 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year +16.00% -42.00% +23.14%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Google as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Google in Reading

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Google in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in Reading

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google in Reading over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google in Reading

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google in Reading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for Google.

1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Content Management
3 3 (33.33%) Adobe
3 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 3 (33.33%) Publishing
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (33.33%) W3C
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) German Language
3 3 (33.33%) Italian Language
3 3 (33.33%) Japanese Language
3 3 (33.33%) Korean Language
3 3 (33.33%) Russian Language
3 3 (33.33%) WebCenter
3 3 (33.33%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Web Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (22.22%) Google Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Immutable Infrastructure
5 1 (11.11%) Collaborative Working

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (11.11%) OpenStack
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Google Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (11.11%) Google Drive
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365
3 1 (11.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 3 (33.33%) German Language
1 3 (33.33%) Italian Language
1 3 (33.33%) Japanese Language
1 3 (33.33%) Korean Language
1 3 (33.33%) Publishing
1 3 (33.33%) Russian Language
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Web Producer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Android Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Azure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Manual Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Migration Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) WebCenter
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) W3C
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Content Management
3 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Web Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) Android Development
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Microservices
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) Psychology
5 1 (11.11%) Qualitative Research
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) TMap
5 1 (11.11%) Usability Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (11.11%) ISEB
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (11.11%) Postgraduate
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
1 1 (11.11%) Mesos
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Adobe
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Ensighten
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Xamarin