Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 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
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 64 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 - -
Contract jobs citing Google 8 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 2.03% 1.78% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.52% 3.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 0
Shropshire median daily rate £400 £415 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £263 £418 £220
% change year-on-year -37.13% +89.77% -26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £15.43 £15.85
% change year-on-year - -2.68% -

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 Shropshire.

All Vendors
Shropshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 227 411 195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 57.47% 52.36% 49.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 157 53
Shropshire median daily rate £475 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.60% +0.13% +26.98%
10th Percentile £364 £313 £276
90th Percentile £590 £560 £600
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 13
Shropshire median hourly rate £25.12 £10.62 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +136.65% -37.56% -15.00%
10th Percentile £22.22 £10.61 £12.34
90th Percentile £33.02 £10.62 £25.10
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.57 £14.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year +7.38% -8.52% -

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Google in Shropshire

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in Shropshire

Google
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Telford +8 6 £400 -3.61% 2
Google
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Google.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Ruby
1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
1 7 (87.50%) HTTP
1 7 (87.50%) Scala
1 7 (87.50%) Open Source
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Python
3 5 (62.50%) JSON
3 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 5 (62.50%) Spring
3 5 (62.50%) REST
3 5 (62.50%) CSS3
3 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
3 5 (62.50%) Play Framework
4 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (50.00%) Guice
4 4 (50.00%) Ajax
4 4 (50.00%) Subversion
4 4 (50.00%) Web Design
4 4 (50.00%) Django

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 3 (37.50%) nginx
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) JBoss
3 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) GitHub
1 3 (37.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) HTTP
2 3 (37.50%) SSL
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
1 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 4 (50.00%) Subversion
4 3 (37.50%) Ant
4 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
4 3 (37.50%) Gatling
4 3 (37.50%) Grunt
4 3 (37.50%) gulp
4 3 (37.50%) IntelliJ
4 3 (37.50%) JUnit
4 3 (37.50%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (37.50%) Sublime Text
5 2 (25.00%) JIRA
6 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Scala Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Scala Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Scala Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 5 (62.50%) CSS3
2 5 (62.50%) JSON
2 5 (62.50%) Play Framework
2 5 (62.50%) REST
2 5 (62.50%) Spring
3 4 (50.00%) Ajax
3 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (50.00%) Django
3 4 (50.00%) Guice
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (37.50%) Gherkin
4 3 (37.50%) Node.js
4 3 (37.50%) Servlets
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
5 2 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (87.50%) Open Source
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 4 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (50.00%) Web Design
4 3 (37.50%) Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) OWASP
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (12.50%) Microservices
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Ruby
1 7 (87.50%) Scala
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Python
4 4 (50.00%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) Groovy
5 3 (37.50%) Haskell
5 3 (37.50%) Perl
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
7 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Grafana
1 3 (37.50%) Kibana
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
1 1 (12.50%) Facebook
1 1 (12.50%) Telerik
1 1 (12.50%) webMethods