Period
to 19 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 19 October 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 West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 50 46
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4 +23
Contract jobs citing Google 11 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.11% 0.21% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 6.67% 0.48% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 3
Somerset median daily rate £340 £240 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.67% +50.00% -
10th Percentile £213 £230 £133
90th Percentile £400 £250 £403
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Somerset median hourly rate - - £55.00
South West median hourly rate £17.31 £18.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year -6.43% -66.36% +323.08%

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 Somerset.

All Vendors
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 165 209 221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 31.67% 44.66% 46.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 123 113
Somerset median daily rate £340 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.26% +6.16% -2.67%
10th Percentile £196 £157 £213
90th Percentile £513 £550 £538
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 34
Somerset median hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +115.91% -49.34%
10th Percentile £30.98 £13.00 £15.38
90th Percentile £45.13 £53.75 £41.38
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +45.45% +4.76%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Google in Somerset

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in Somerset

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google in Somerset over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google in Somerset

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google in Somerset

Google
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Bath +2 5 £228 -5.21% 9
Street - 2 £400 -
Taunton - 2 £340 - 1
Google
South West

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Google.

1 6 (54.55%) HTML
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (45.45%) G Suite
3 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Apple
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) REST
5 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
5 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
5 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) hybris
5 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) OWASP
5 2 (18.18%) Mac OS
5 2 (18.18%) RESTful
5 2 (18.18%) Apache Solr

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (18.18%) Apache Solr
1 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (18.18%) Mule
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) G Suite
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) Apigee
2 2 (18.18%) Google Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Google Play
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) eduroam
2 1 (9.09%) SMS
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) JMeter
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
2 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
2 2 (18.18%) NeoLoad
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
2 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Android Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (18.18%) iOS Android Developer
2 2 (18.18%) iOS Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Agile Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Agile Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Xamarin Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
3 1 (9.09%) UI/UX Developer
3 1 (9.09%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) REST
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
5 2 (18.18%) GWT
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) JPA
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) LINQ
5 2 (18.18%) RESTful
5 2 (18.18%) Sass
5 2 (18.18%) SOAP
5 2 (18.18%) Spring Batch
5 2 (18.18%) Vaadin
5 2 (18.18%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Android
3 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 2 (18.18%) Mac OS
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (18.18%) Analytics
1 2 (18.18%) Android Development
1 2 (18.18%) BDD
1 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (18.18%) Deployment Automation
1 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
1 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
1 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
1 2 (18.18%) Microservices
1 2 (18.18%) Migration
1 2 (18.18%) MVC
1 2 (18.18%) OWASP
1 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (18.18%) Scrum
1 2 (18.18%) Secure Coding
1 2 (18.18%) Software Licensing
1 2 (18.18%) TDD
1 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
1 2 (18.18%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Kibana
1 2 (18.18%) logstash
2 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Apple
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) hybris
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) Sophos
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Xamarin
5 1 (9.09%) McAfee
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) Snow
5 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds