Period
to 13 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Firebase skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Firebase over the 6 months to 13 July 2020 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.

Firebase
England > South East
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 203 368 380
Rank change year-on-year +165 +12 -20
Contract jobs citing Firebase 5 3 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.084% 0.020% 0.035%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.31% 0.074% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £475 £488 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +14.71% +13.33%
10th Percentile £368 £469 £373
90th Percentile £508 £506 £438
England median daily rate £500 £500 £425
% change year-on-year - +17.65% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £21.90

Firebase is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,631 4,063 3,548
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.51% 26.78% 20.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,073 2,623 2,230
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £261 £280 £300
90th Percentile £638 £613 £595
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 79 43
Median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £18.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.71% +85.28% +19.94%
10th Percentile £16.31 £15.60 £11.98
90th Percentile £54.88 £83.75 £49.50
Median hourly rate £33.61 £23.96 £20.00
% change year-on-year +40.30% +19.78% -2.44%

Firebase
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Firebase as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Firebase in the South East

Firebase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Firebase in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Firebase in the South East

Firebase
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firebase within the South East region over the 6 months to 13 July 2020. 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
Hampshire - 3 £475 - 1
Thames Valley +97 2 £350 -
Berkshire +78 2 £350 -
Firebase
England

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Firebase 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 South East region with a requirement for Firebase.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Google
2 3 (60.00%) SAML
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Android
2 3 (60.00%) OAuth
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) GitHub
2 3 (60.00%) Android Development
2 3 (60.00%) Android Studio
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (60.00%) Kotlin
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Google App Maker
3 2 (40.00%) BigQuery
3 2 (40.00%) GCP
3 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (40.00%) Google Apps Script
3 2 (40.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript

Firebase
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) GitHub
2 2 (40.00%) GCP
2 2 (40.00%) Google App Maker
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Android Studio
1 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) Java Android Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) OAuth
1 3 (60.00%) SAML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Android Development
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Kotlin
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Google Apps Script
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Google