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 3 months to 25 May 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
3 months to
25 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 547 605 586
Rank change year-on-year +58 -19  
Contract jobs citing G Suite 57 44 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.082% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.95% 0.89% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 32 35
Median daily rate £233 £313 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.60% +66.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £157 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £545 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £300 £170
% change year-on-year +50.00% +76.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 6022 4968 3118
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 13.20% 9.25% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4064 3436 1982
Median daily rate £475 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 82 86
Median hourly rate £20.08 £22.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.73% -26.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £13.40 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £43.90 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.61 £25.00
% change year-on-year -3.11% -21.56%  

G Suite
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing G Suite as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 25 May 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 19 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 3 months to 25 May 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
England +46 56 £233 -25.60% 23
London +24 42 £225 -35.71% 17
Westminster - 9 £220 -
South East - 8 £500 - 1
Surrey - 7 £500 -
City of London -3 6 £225 -44.78%
West Sussex - 4 £475 -
East of England -11 3 £151 -49.83%
West Midlands +24 2 £400 +344.44% 2
Bedfordshire - 2 £151 -
Reigate - 2 £538 -
Warwickshire +4 1 - - 2
Hertfordshire 0 1 - -
Watford -5 1 - -
West End of London - 1 £150 - 2
Liverpool - 1 £168 -
Merseyside - 1 £168 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £125 -
North West - 1 £168 - 1

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 99 (89.19%) Google
2 51 (45.95%) Windows
3 34 (30.63%) Migration
4 29 (26.13%) Active Directory
5 24 (21.62%) Office 365
6 22 (19.82%) Apple
6 22 (19.82%) Microsoft Office
7 21 (18.92%) Microsoft
8 20 (18.02%) ITIL
8 20 (18.02%) Security Cleared
9 19 (17.12%) SC Cleared
10 18 (16.22%) JIRA
11 17 (15.32%) Android
11 17 (15.32%) Apple iOS
12 16 (14.41%) SCCM
13 14 (12.61%) Linux
13 14 (12.61%) Microsoft Excel
13 14 (12.61%) Service Management
14 13 (11.71%) ITSM
15 12 (10.81%) Incident Management
15 12 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (10.81%) Citrix
16 11 (9.91%) VMware
16 11 (9.91%) CTC Cleared
17 10 (9.01%) Python
18 9 (8.11%) Mac OS X
18 9 (8.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 9 (8.11%) Smartphone
18 9 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
19 8 (7.21%) Confluence

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 8 (7.21%) Confluence
2 4 (3.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (2.70%) CMS
3 3 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.80%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.80%) nginx
5 1 (0.90%) Apache
5 1 (0.90%) IIS
5 1 (0.90%) JBoss
5 1 (0.90%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.90%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (19.82%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (12.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (8.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (7.21%) MS Visio
5 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 24 (21.62%) Office 365
2 9 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.50%) Mimecast
5 4 (3.60%) GitHub
5 4 (3.60%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (2.70%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.70%) SaaS
7 2 (1.80%) Route 53
8 1 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.90%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.90%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.90%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.90%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.90%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.41%) Firewall
1 6 (5.41%) LDAP
1 6 (5.41%) VPN
1 6 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (4.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.70%) HTTP
3 3 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (2.70%) SSL
4 2 (1.80%) DNS
4 2 (1.80%) Internet
4 2 (1.80%) LAN
4 2 (1.80%) SSH
5 1 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.90%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.90%) IPsec
5 1 (0.90%) SNMP
5 1 (0.90%) VLAN
5 1 (0.90%) VoIP
5 1 (0.90%) WAN
5 1 (0.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.31%) MySQL
2 3 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.90%) DocumentDB
3 1 (0.90%) FileMaker
3 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.90%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (16.22%) JIRA
2 4 (3.60%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.80%) Phabricator
4 1 (0.90%) Ant
4 1 (0.90%) Gradle
4 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.90%) JUnit
4 1 (0.90%) Maven
4 1 (0.90%) Subversion
4 1 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (5.41%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Marketing
2 5 (4.50%) Retail
3 3 (2.70%) Billing
3 3 (2.70%) French Language
4 2 (1.80%) Automotive
4 2 (1.80%) Banking
4 2 (1.80%) German Language
4 2 (1.80%) Publishing
5 1 (0.90%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.90%) Legal
5 1 (0.90%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (26.13%) Analyst
2 13 (11.71%) Mac Engineer
3 10 (9.01%) Deployment Engineer
3 10 (9.01%) Support Analyst
4 9 (8.11%) Applications Engineer
4 9 (8.11%) Business Analyst
4 9 (8.11%) IT Support
5 8 (7.21%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (6.31%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (5.41%) Administrator
7 6 (5.41%) Build Engineer
7 6 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.41%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.60%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (3.60%) Applications Manager
8 4 (3.60%) Change Manager
8 4 (3.60%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.60%) Deployment Specialist
8 4 (3.60%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.60%) REST
2 3 (2.70%) JSON
2 3 (2.70%) Web Services
2 3 (2.70%) XML
3 2 (1.80%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (1.80%) Middleware
4 1 (0.90%) .NET
4 1 (0.90%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.90%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.90%) J2EE
4 1 (0.90%) JPA
4 1 (0.90%) OAuth2
4 1 (0.90%) Serverless Framework
4 1 (0.90%) Spring
4 1 (0.90%) Spring Boot
4 1 (0.90%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.11%) Smartphone
2 7 (6.31%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.41%) User Experience
4 5 (4.50%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.70%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.80%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.80%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.80%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.80%) Wiki
8 1 (0.90%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.90%) BYOD
8 1 (0.90%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.90%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.90%) Fintech
8 1 (0.90%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.90%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 51 (45.95%) Windows
2 17 (15.32%) Android
2 17 (15.32%) Apple iOS
3 14 (12.61%) Linux
4 9 (8.11%) Mac OS X
5 8 (7.21%) Windows 10
6 6 (5.41%) Mac OS
7 5 (4.50%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.50%) Windows Server
8 4 (3.60%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.70%) CentOS
9 3 (2.70%) Mac OS X Server
9 3 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.90%) Unix
11 1 (0.90%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (30.63%) Migration
2 20 (18.02%) ITIL
3 14 (12.61%) Service Management
4 13 (11.71%) ITSM
5 12 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (10.81%) Incident Management
6 8 (7.21%) PRINCE2
7 7 (6.31%) Change Management
7 7 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (6.31%) Statistics
8 6 (5.41%) Business Analysis
8 6 (5.41%) DevOps
8 6 (5.41%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (5.41%) Scrum
9 5 (4.50%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.50%) Open Source
9 5 (4.50%) Release Management
9 5 (4.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.50%) Task Automation
10 4 (3.60%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.01%) Python
2 7 (6.31%) Bash Shell
3 4 (3.60%) C
3 4 (3.60%) Java
3 4 (3.60%) Perl
3 4 (3.60%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.70%) Go
4 3 (2.70%) Ruby
5 2 (1.80%) SQL
6 1 (0.90%) Google Apps Script
6 1 (0.90%) Groovy
6 1 (0.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (18.02%) Security Cleared
2 19 (17.12%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.91%) CTC Cleared
4 7 (6.31%) Degree
5 5 (4.50%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.80%) ISEB
7 1 (0.90%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.90%) CCNA
7 1 (0.90%) CCNP
7 1 (0.90%) CISA
7 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.90%) CISM
7 1 (0.90%) CISSP
7 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.90%) MCSE
7 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.80%) QA
3 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (26.13%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.50%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (2.70%) VirtualBox
4 3 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.70%) Xen
4 3 (2.70%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.80%) BitLocker
5 2 (1.80%) Docker
5 2 (1.80%) vSphere
5 2 (1.80%) XenApp
6 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (14.41%) SCCM
2 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (4.50%) AirWatch
3 5 (4.50%) Puppet
4 3 (2.70%) Jamf Pro
4 3 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (2.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.80%) Grafana
5 2 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.80%) Prometheus
5 2 (1.80%) WSUS
6 1 (0.90%) Ansible
6 1 (0.90%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.90%) Nagios
Vendors
1 99 (89.19%) Google
2 22 (19.82%) Apple
3 21 (18.92%) Microsoft
4 12 (10.81%) Citrix
5 11 (9.91%) VMware
6 6 (5.41%) Adobe
7 5 (4.50%) Symantec
8 3 (2.70%) Atlassian
8 3 (2.70%) IBM
8 3 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.70%) Wyse
9 2 (1.80%) Cisco
9 2 (1.80%) Dell
9 2 (1.80%) HP
9 2 (1.80%) Lotus
9 2 (1.80%) MuleSoft
9 2 (1.80%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.80%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.80%) WSO2
10 1 (0.90%) Meraki