Period
to 31 March 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 6 months to 31 March 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Google.

Google
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 79 87
Rank change year-on-year +32 +8 +6
Contract jobs citing Google 29 14 10
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 4.06% 1.30% 0.99%
As % of the Vendors category 9.54% 3.71% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 6
Median daily rate £500 £400 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -9.09% +13.55%
10th Percentile £329 £275 £353
90th Percentile £698 £431 £500
North East median daily rate £500 £406 £380
% change year-on-year +23.08% +6.91% -3.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

Google is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Tyne and Wear.

All Vendors
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 304 377 398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 42.58% 34.97% 39.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 268 281
Median daily rate £398 £419 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.07% +15.52% -3.33%
10th Percentile £179 £262 £225
90th Percentile £553 £561 £538
North East median daily rate £395 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.25% +14.29% -5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 20
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.24 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.15% +27.37% -43.33%
10th Percentile £16.20 £10.75 £8.38
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £21.20
Median hourly rate £18.61 £15.14 £13.00
% change year-on-year +22.93% +16.42% -42.22%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Google as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Google in Tyne and Wear

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Google in Tyne and Wear.

Daily rate trend for Google in Tyne and Wear

Google
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Google in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Google in Tyne and Wear

Google
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 31 March 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +36 28 £500 +66.67% 7
Google
North East

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Google 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Google.

1 17 (58.62%) Azure
2 16 (55.17%) AWS
3 14 (48.28%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (48.28%) Jenkins
3 14 (48.28%) GCP
4 13 (44.83%) Analytics
5 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
5 12 (41.38%) DevOps
6 11 (37.93%) Docker
6 11 (37.93%) Microservices
6 11 (37.93%) Kubernetes
6 11 (37.93%) Java
6 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
6 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (34.48%) Google Analytics
7 10 (34.48%) HTTP
7 10 (34.48%) Node.js
8 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
8 8 (27.59%) .NET
8 8 (27.59%) React
9 7 (24.14%) Public Sector
9 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
9 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
9 7 (24.14%) Open Source
10 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
10 6 (20.69%) OpenShift
10 6 (20.69%) REST
10 6 (20.69%) TDD
10 6 (20.69%) SSL
10 6 (20.69%) JSON

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 5 (17.24%) Apache
1 5 (17.24%) IIS
1 5 (17.24%) Jetty
1 5 (17.24%) Mongrel
1 5 (17.24%) nginx
1 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
1 5 (17.24%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.34%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (10.34%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 17 (58.62%) Azure
2 16 (55.17%) AWS
3 14 (48.28%) GCP
4 10 (34.48%) Google Analytics
5 6 (20.69%) OpenShift
6 5 (17.24%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (17.24%) Google App Engine
6 5 (17.24%) IaaS
6 5 (17.24%) PaaS
6 5 (17.24%) SaaS
7 3 (10.34%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (6.90%) GitHub
9 1 (3.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) HTTP
2 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
3 6 (20.69%) SSL
4 5 (17.24%) DHCP
4 5 (17.24%) DNS
4 5 (17.24%) FTP
4 5 (17.24%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (48.28%) Jenkins
2 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.69%) JUnit
3 5 (17.24%) Travis CI
4 4 (13.79%) git-flow
4 4 (13.79%) gulp
4 4 (13.79%) JMeter
4 4 (13.79%) Mocha
4 4 (13.79%) webpack
5 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.90%) Gatling
5 2 (6.90%) Selenium
6 1 (3.45%) GitLab
General
1 7 (24.14%) Public Sector
2 2 (6.90%) Publishing
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Full Stack Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Performance Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Architect
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (6.90%) Site Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Android Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Core Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Digital Performance Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) Node.js
2 8 (27.59%) .NET
2 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
2 8 (27.59%) React
3 6 (20.69%) CSS
3 6 (20.69%) HTML
3 6 (20.69%) JSON
3 6 (20.69%) REST
4 5 (17.24%) Hibernate
4 5 (17.24%) J2EE
4 5 (17.24%) Servlets
5 4 (13.79%) hapi
5 4 (13.79%) Jest
5 4 (13.79%) jQuery
5 4 (13.79%) RESTful
5 4 (13.79%) SOAP
5 4 (13.79%) Spring
5 4 (13.79%) Vue.js
5 4 (13.79%) Web Services
6 3 (10.34%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.34%) Cloud Native
1 3 (10.34%) iPad
1 3 (10.34%) Self-Motivation
1 3 (10.34%) User Experience
2 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Android
3 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.90%) DC/OS
3 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (44.83%) Analytics
3 12 (41.38%) DevOps
4 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (37.93%) Microservices
5 7 (24.14%) Open Source
5 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
6 6 (20.69%) TDD
7 5 (17.24%) BDD
7 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
7 5 (17.24%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (17.24%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (17.24%) Integration Testing
7 5 (17.24%) Migration
7 5 (17.24%) Performance Testing
7 5 (17.24%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 5 (17.24%) SOLID
8 4 (13.79%) CQRS
8 4 (13.79%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 4 (13.79%) Interaction Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) Java
1 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
2 5 (17.24%) TypeScript
3 4 (13.79%) ES6
4 3 (10.34%) Kotlin
5 2 (6.90%) C#
5 2 (6.90%) Scala
6 1 (3.45%) C
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) Go
6 1 (3.45%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) DBS Check
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) Docker
2 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) Kubernetes
2 5 (17.24%) Ansible
2 5 (17.24%) Puppet
3 4 (13.79%) Terraform
4 2 (6.90%) Grafana
4 2 (6.90%) Kibana
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) Tableau