The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Google Maps API skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Google Maps API over the 3 months to 22 April 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.

Google Maps
England / South East
3 months to
22 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 259 275 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 -  
Contract jobs citing Google Maps API 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.048% 0.031% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £325 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.57% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £288
% change year-on-year -6.66% +30.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.50 -

Google Maps API is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2274 2398 2331
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.15% 24.63% 23.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1362 1601 1407
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 42 44
Median hourly rate £43.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.47% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £47.50 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +9.21% +4.10%  

Google Maps API
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Google Maps API as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Google Maps API in the South East

Google Maps API
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Google Maps API in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Google Maps API in the South East

Google Maps API
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 Google Maps API within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 April 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
Oxfordshire -10 2 £325 -5.79% 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £400 -
Google Maps API
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Google Maps API 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 South East region with a requirement for Google Maps API.

1 12 (100.00%) Google
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) SOAP
3 7 (58.33%) Web Services
3 7 (58.33%) MVC
3 7 (58.33%) C#
3 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) .NET
3 7 (58.33%) jQuery
3 7 (58.33%) HTML5
3 7 (58.33%) REST
3 7 (58.33%) CMS
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Sass
3 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
4 6 (50.00%) Redis
4 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
5 5 (41.67%) Back Office
5 5 (41.67%) TeamCity
5 5 (41.67%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (33.33%) API Development
6 4 (33.33%) ArcGIS
7 3 (25.00%) SAP
7 3 (25.00%) PHP
7 3 (25.00%) MySQL
7 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (25.00%) Asset Management

Google Maps API
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 7 (58.33%) CMS
2 4 (33.33%) ArcGIS
3 3 (25.00%) EPiServer
3 3 (25.00%) GeoServer
4 1 (8.33%) Drupal
4 1 (8.33%) Perch
4 1 (8.33%) SilverStripe
4 1 (8.33%) Smallworld
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (50.00%) Redis
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (16.67%) QGIS
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (8.33%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (8.33%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (41.67%) TeamCity
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (41.67%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) C# Developer
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) GIS Technician
6 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Interactive Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
1 7 (58.33%) HTML5
1 7 (58.33%) jQuery
1 7 (58.33%) REST
1 7 (58.33%) Sass
1 7 (58.33%) SOAP
1 7 (58.33%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) OpenLayers
3 2 (16.67%) Leaflet
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) XML Schema
4 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) API Development
3 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) OWASP
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) Wireframes
5 1 (8.33%) B2B
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) RDF
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Google
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) Mapinfo
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft