The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 28 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
England / South West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 114 121
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7  
Contract jobs citing Google 33 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.21% 0.87% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 2.88% 1.98% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 7
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £625 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £414 £310
% change year-on-year -9.36% +33.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £18.50 - £13.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 - £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £18.25 £23.09
% change year-on-year +58.90% -20.97%  

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 the South West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1146 1316 1150
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 41.86% 43.93% 37.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1138 1466 1140
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £244 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £563 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 90 162
Median hourly rate £42.00 £22.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.90% +8.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.59 £11.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.25 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Google as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Google in the South West

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in the South West

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google in the South West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google in the South West

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google in the South West

Google
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Gloucestershire - 11 £350 - 9
Devon - 10 - -
Bristol -11 5 £500 -14.16% 10
Dorset +12 3 £425 - 2
Wiltshire -3 2 £131 -56.25% 1
Somerset -9 1 £375 +154.23% 1
Google
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 South West region with a requirement for Google.

1 30 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (42.86%) Java
2 24 (42.86%) Google Cloud Platform
3 21 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 20 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
6 16 (28.57%) HTML
6 16 (28.57%) Open Source
6 16 (28.57%) DevOps
7 15 (26.79%) Microservices
8 14 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 14 (25.00%) .NET
9 13 (23.21%) CSS
9 13 (23.21%) React
9 13 (23.21%) Git (software)
10 12 (21.43%) Test Automation
10 12 (21.43%) TDD
10 12 (21.43%) MVC
11 11 (19.64%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (17.86%) JIRA
12 10 (17.86%) Kubernetes
13 9 (16.07%) Cloud Native
13 9 (16.07%) GWT
13 9 (16.07%) Confluence
13 9 (16.07%) Puppet
13 9 (16.07%) Spring Boot
13 9 (16.07%) OpenShift
13 9 (16.07%) Spring
13 9 (16.07%) Maven
13 9 (16.07%) Linux

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 9 (16.07%) Confluence
2 7 (12.50%) Apache
2 7 (12.50%) IIS
3 6 (10.71%) Jetty
3 6 (10.71%) Mongrel
3 6 (10.71%) nginx
3 6 (10.71%) Tomcat
3 6 (10.71%) WebSphere
4 5 (8.93%) JBoss
5 3 (5.36%) Apache Qpid
6 1 (1.79%) CMS
6 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.79%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.79%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.57%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (42.86%) Google Cloud Platform
2 20 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (16.07%) OpenShift
4 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (10.71%) Google App Engine
6 5 (8.93%) Google Analytics
7 2 (3.57%) Office 365
7 2 (3.57%) SaaS
8 1 (1.79%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (1.79%) AdWords
8 1 (1.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.79%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.79%) Firebase
8 1 (1.79%) GitHub
8 1 (1.79%) IaaS
8 1 (1.79%) PaaS
8 1 (1.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) DHCP
1 6 (10.71%) DNS
1 6 (10.71%) FTP
1 6 (10.71%) HTTP
1 6 (10.71%) IPsec
1 6 (10.71%) SSL
1 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.36%) AMQP
2 3 (5.36%) Internet
2 3 (5.36%) VoIP
2 3 (5.36%) Wireshark
3 2 (3.57%) Firewall
3 2 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (1.79%) Broadband
4 1 (1.79%) Intranet
4 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.36%) MySQL
4 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.57%) dBASE
4 2 (3.57%) MariaDB
4 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.79%) Big Data
5 1 (1.79%) BigQuery
5 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 13 (23.21%) Git (software)
3 10 (17.86%) JIRA
4 9 (16.07%) JUnit
4 9 (16.07%) Maven
5 6 (10.71%) Travis CI
6 5 (8.93%) TeamCity
6 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
7 4 (7.14%) Bitbucket
8 3 (5.36%) CMake
8 3 (5.36%) GoogleTest
9 2 (3.57%) Vagrant
10 1 (1.79%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (1.79%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (1.79%) Valgrind
10 1 (1.79%) webpack
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Marketing
3 5 (8.93%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Electronics
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (53.57%) Developer
2 11 (19.64%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.07%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) .NET Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Applications Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (7.14%) QA Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) QA Automation Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) AWS Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Oracle Applications Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Agile Developer
8 2 (3.57%) HTML Developer
8 2 (3.57%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.57%) HTML
2 14 (25.00%) .NET
2 14 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 13 (23.21%) CSS
3 13 (23.21%) React
4 9 (16.07%) GWT
4 9 (16.07%) Spring
4 9 (16.07%) Spring Boot
4 9 (16.07%) Struts
5 8 (14.29%) Web Services
6 7 (12.50%) HTML5
7 6 (10.71%) J2EE
7 6 (10.71%) Servlets
7 6 (10.71%) Spring MVC
7 6 (10.71%) Struts2
8 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET
8 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (7.14%) CSS3
9 4 (7.14%) Node.js
9 4 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Cloud Native
2 7 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (12.50%) User Experience
3 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.14%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.36%) iPad
6 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) Linux
2 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.57%) Windows
4 1 (1.79%) Android
4 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.79%) Unix
4 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.57%) DevOps
2 16 (28.57%) Open Source
3 15 (26.79%) Microservices
4 12 (21.43%) MVC
4 12 (21.43%) TDD
4 12 (21.43%) Test Automation
5 11 (19.64%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (16.07%) OOA/OOD
6 9 (16.07%) UML
7 7 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 6 (10.71%) Configuration Management
9 5 (8.93%) Analytics
9 5 (8.93%) SDLC
10 4 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (7.14%) Front End Development
10 4 (7.14%) QA Automation
10 4 (7.14%) Waterfall
11 2 (3.57%) Multithreading
11 2 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.86%) Java
2 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.50%) Python
3 7 (12.50%) SQL
4 6 (10.71%) Bash Shell
4 6 (10.71%) C#
5 5 (8.93%) PHP
6 4 (7.14%) Perl
6 4 (7.14%) Ruby
7 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.57%) Go
9 1 (1.79%) ES6
9 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.79%) Scala
9 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (1.79%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) GCP
3 1 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (10.71%) Xen
2 5 (8.93%) Docker
3 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.79%) HDFS
4 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) Kubernetes
2 9 (16.07%) Puppet
3 3 (5.36%) Ansible
4 1 (1.79%) SCOM
4 1 (1.79%) SmoothWall
4 1 (1.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) VMware
3 7 (12.50%) IBM
4 5 (8.93%) Oracle
5 3 (5.36%) Apple
6 2 (3.57%) Adobe
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco
7 1 (1.79%) Coremetrics
7 1 (1.79%) Dell
7 1 (1.79%) Facebook
7 1 (1.79%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.79%) HP
7 1 (1.79%) Juniper
7 1 (1.79%) Omniture
7 1 (1.79%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.79%) SAP
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