Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for G Suite skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited G Suite over the 6 months to 24 November 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 G Suite (formerly Google Apps)
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 755 756 802
Rank change year-on-year +1 +46 -31
Contract jobs citing G Suite 141 130 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.12% 0.080%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.84% 1.04% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 81 56
UK median daily rate £228 £423 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.15% +20.71% +16.67%
10th Percentile £134 £180 £150
90th Percentile £553 £519 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £240 £375 £180
% change year-on-year -36.00% +108.33% -46.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
UK median hourly rate £34.36 £13.54 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +153.72% -35.51% +18.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.00 -

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

All Cloud Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 16831 12463 7511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.33% 11.87% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 11659 8581 5073
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £275 £275 £263
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 188 114
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £18.27 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.98% -14.01% +18.06%
10th Percentile £11.05 £11.72 £10.50
90th Percentile £58.75 £56.75 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.03 £22.50
% change year-on-year +2.76% -24.31% +28.57%

G Suite
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing G Suite as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for G Suite in the UK

G Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for G Suite in the UK

G Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing G Suite over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for G Suite in the UK

G Suite
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for G Suite in the UK

G Suite
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing G Suite within the UK over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
England +8 141 £228 -46.15% 23
London -22 96 £210 -50.44% 13
UK excluding London +57 45 £240 -36.00% 10
Midlands +42 21 £275 -37.14%
West Midlands +27 13 £238 -
South East +10 9 £356 -10.66% 2
East Midlands +3 8 £475 +8.57%
East of England +4 7 £130 -16.13% 3
North of England +60 6 £290 +55.70% 4
North West +28 2 £228 +22.28% 4
South West - 2 £238 - 1
North East - 2 £300 -
Yorkshire - 2 £338 -

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing G Suite also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for G Suite.

1 129 (91.49%) Google
2 53 (37.59%) Windows
3 36 (25.53%) Active Directory
4 30 (21.28%) Microsoft
5 28 (19.86%) Security Cleared
6 27 (19.15%) Office 365
7 24 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
7 24 (17.02%) Microsoft Office
7 24 (17.02%) Finance
8 21 (14.89%) Linux
9 20 (14.18%) Apple
9 20 (14.18%) CTC Cleared
10 19 (13.48%) SC Cleared
10 19 (13.48%) DevOps
11 18 (12.77%) MySQL
12 17 (12.06%) Migration
13 16 (11.35%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (11.35%) JIRA
13 16 (11.35%) TCP/IP
14 15 (10.64%) DHCP
14 15 (10.64%) DNS
14 15 (10.64%) SAP
14 15 (10.64%) Marketing
15 14 (9.93%) Digital Marketing
15 14 (9.93%) Puppet
15 14 (9.93%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (9.93%) VMware
15 14 (9.93%) Manufacturing
15 14 (9.93%) Electronics
15 14 (9.93%) Telecoms

G Suite
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 13 (9.22%) Confluence
2 7 (4.96%) Apache
3 6 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.26%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.13%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.71%) CMS
6 1 (0.71%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (17.02%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (7.80%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 27 (19.15%) Office 365
2 24 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (7.80%) GitHub
4 6 (4.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.84%) Google Drive
6 3 (2.13%) iTunes
7 2 (1.42%) SaaS
8 1 (0.71%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.71%) IaaS
8 1 (0.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.35%) TCP/IP
2 15 (10.64%) DHCP
2 15 (10.64%) DNS
3 11 (7.80%) HTTP
3 11 (7.80%) SSL
4 8 (5.67%) VPN
5 7 (4.96%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (4.26%) VoIP
7 4 (2.84%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (2.84%) Firewall
7 4 (2.84%) Intranet
7 4 (2.84%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (2.84%) SAN
8 3 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (2.13%) SMS
8 3 (2.13%) VLAN
8 3 (2.13%) WebEx
8 3 (2.13%) Wireless
9 1 (0.71%) LAN
9 1 (0.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.77%) MySQL
2 4 (2.84%) BigQuery
3 3 (2.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (11.35%) JIRA
2 3 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (17.02%) Finance
2 15 (10.64%) Marketing
3 14 (9.93%) Electronics
3 14 (9.93%) Manufacturing
3 14 (9.93%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.55%) German Language
4 5 (3.55%) Spanish Language
5 4 (2.84%) Dutch Language
5 4 (2.84%) French Language
5 4 (2.84%) Italian Language
5 4 (2.84%) Polish Language
6 3 (2.13%) Automotive
6 3 (2.13%) Back Office
7 2 (1.42%) Banking
7 2 (1.42%) Legal
8 1 (0.71%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (14.89%) Trainer
2 18 (12.77%) Analyst
3 17 (12.06%) IT Trainer
4 11 (7.80%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (6.38%) Mac Engineer
5 9 (6.38%) Support Engineer
6 8 (5.67%) Administrator
7 7 (4.96%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 7 (4.96%) Deployment Engineer
7 7 (4.96%) Developer
7 7 (4.96%) IT Support
8 6 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (4.26%) Consultant
8 6 (4.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 5 (3.55%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (3.55%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.55%) Service Analyst
9 5 (3.55%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (3.55%) Support Analyst
9 5 (3.55%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.09%) Flask
2 6 (4.26%) HTML
3 4 (2.84%) jQuery
4 3 (2.13%) .NET
4 3 (2.13%) 802.1X
4 3 (2.13%) Web Services
5 2 (1.42%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.71%) Apache CXF
6 1 (0.71%) CSS
6 1 (0.71%) J2EE
6 1 (0.71%) JAX-WS
6 1 (0.71%) JMS
6 1 (0.71%) OAuth
6 1 (0.71%) OpenID
6 1 (0.71%) RESTful
6 1 (0.71%) SAML
6 1 (0.71%) SOAP
6 1 (0.71%) SPML
6 1 (0.71%) XACML
6 1 (0.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.26%) BYOD
3 5 (3.55%) RSA SecurID
4 4 (2.84%) Taxonomies
5 3 (2.13%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.13%) Smartphone
5 3 (2.13%) User Experience
6 2 (1.42%) Blog
6 2 (1.42%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.42%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.42%) HP Storage
6 2 (1.42%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.71%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.71%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.71%) iPhone
7 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 53 (37.59%) Windows
2 21 (14.89%) Linux
3 12 (8.51%) Windows Server
4 11 (7.80%) Apple iOS
5 10 (7.09%) Android
6 8 (5.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (4.96%) Mac OS
8 5 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.84%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.42%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.42%) Unix
11 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.71%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.71%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (13.48%) DevOps
2 17 (12.06%) Migration
3 16 (11.35%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (9.93%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (9.93%) Digital Marketing
4 14 (9.93%) Programme Management
5 11 (7.80%) Configuration Management
5 11 (7.80%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (7.09%) ITIL
6 10 (7.09%) Task Automation
7 9 (6.38%) Project Management
7 9 (6.38%) Time Management
8 8 (5.67%) OO
8 8 (5.67%) Unit Testing
9 7 (4.96%) ITSM
9 7 (4.96%) SDLC
9 7 (4.96%) Service Management
10 6 (4.26%) Open Source
10 6 (4.26%) Service Design
10 6 (4.26%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.22%) Python
1 13 (9.22%) SQL
2 11 (7.80%) Go
2 11 (7.80%) Ruby
3 9 (6.38%) Google Apps Script
3 9 (6.38%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.67%) Java
4 8 (5.67%) VBA
5 3 (2.13%) VB
6 2 (1.42%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.42%) C#
6 2 (1.42%) Perl
7 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.71%) PHP
7 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (19.86%) Security Cleared
2 20 (14.18%) CTC Cleared
3 19 (13.48%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.96%) Degree
4 7 (4.96%) MCSA
4 7 (4.96%) MCSE
4 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (4.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (4.26%) MCITP
6 5 (3.55%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.71%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.71%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.71%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.71%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (2.13%) SLA
2 2 (1.42%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.71%) GCP
3 1 (0.71%) PMO
System Software
1 36 (25.53%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.26%) vSphere
2 6 (4.26%) XenApp
3 5 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.84%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.13%) Docker
5 3 (2.13%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.42%) Shibboleth
6 2 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.71%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.71%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.71%) OpenDJ
7 1 (0.71%) OpenIDM
7 1 (0.71%) vCloud
7 1 (0.71%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 14 (9.93%) Puppet
2 13 (9.22%) SCCM
3 9 (6.38%) Terraform
4 8 (5.67%) Ansible
5 5 (3.55%) AirWatch
6 4 (2.84%) Backup Exec
7 3 (2.13%) Kubernetes
7 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.42%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (1.42%) SmoothWall
8 2 (1.42%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.71%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 129 (91.49%) Google
2 30 (21.28%) Microsoft
3 20 (14.18%) Apple
4 15 (10.64%) SAP
5 14 (9.93%) VMware
6 12 (8.51%) Cisco
7 11 (7.80%) ServiceNow
8 9 (6.38%) Citrix
9 8 (5.67%) Meraki
10 5 (3.55%) AppDynamics
10 5 (3.55%) Dell
10 5 (3.55%) HP
10 5 (3.55%) McAfee
10 5 (3.55%) Sophos
10 5 (3.55%) Splunk
11 4 (2.84%) Aruba
11 4 (2.84%) Avaya
11 4 (2.84%) Oracle
11 4 (2.84%) Veeam
12 3 (2.13%) SolarWinds