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 3 months to 29 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 West > Somerset
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 32 39
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7  
Contract jobs citing Google 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.48% 0.83% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 0.88% 1.61% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Somerset median daily rate £375 £148 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +154.23% -  
South West median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -3.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Somerset median hourly rate - - £47.00
South West median hourly rate £18.50 - £13.00

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 Somerset.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 114 124 164
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 54.29% 51.24% 46.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 106 134
Somerset median daily rate £423 £375 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.66% +1.69%  
10th Percentile £175 £250 £213
90th Percentile £613 £720 £507
South West median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 28 47
Somerset median hourly rate £47.50 £22.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +115.90% +8.99%  
10th Percentile £28.25 £13.23 £15.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £36.13 £55.00
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £22.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year +86.36% +8.99%  

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 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 3 months to 29 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
Taunton - 1 £375 - 1
Google
South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Google.

1 3 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Hortonworks
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) OAuth
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) nginx
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (33.33%) Google App Engine
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Xen
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Jetty

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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Jetty
1 1 (33.33%) Mongrel
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (33.33%) Google App Engine
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) BigQuery
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) boto
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) OAuth
1 1 (33.33%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) HDFS
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Hortonworks
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft