The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 41 42 42
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Contract jobs citing Google 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.58% 0.31% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 1.52% 0.73% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £350 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £385 £300
% change year-on-year +4.80% +28.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year -9.09% -42.48%  

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 Swindon.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 132 137 170
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 38.15% 42.41% 42.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 93 113
Median daily rate £413 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.79% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £325 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £450 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 10
Median hourly rate £31.50 £13.50 £16.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.33% -17.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.30 £25.10 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon citing Google as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Google in Swindon

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in Swindon

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google in Swindon

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Google.

1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
1 5 (71.43%) Maven
1 5 (71.43%) Manual Testing
1 5 (71.43%) REST
1 5 (71.43%) BDD
1 5 (71.43%) Microservices
1 5 (71.43%) GitLab
1 5 (71.43%) API Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 2 (28.57%) GitHub
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) CentOS
4 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 1 (14.29%) Omniture
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Subversion

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) GitHub
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) GitLab
1 5 (71.43%) Maven
2 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 1 (14.29%) Ant
4 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
4 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (14.29%) Hudson
4 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
4 1 (14.29%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Leader
1 4 (57.14%) Test Leader
2 3 (42.86%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Change Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) REST
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) CentOS
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) API Testing
1 5 (71.43%) BDD
1 5 (71.43%) Manual Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Microservices
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Actionable Insight
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Omniture
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 1 (14.29%) SaltStack