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 23 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
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 525 604 567
Rank change year-on-year +79 -37  
Contract jobs citing G Suite 56 46 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.086% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.95% 0.93% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 34 37
Median daily rate £230 £338 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.85% +87.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £165 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £300 £170
% change year-on-year +66.66% +76.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.50 -

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 5921 4928 3152
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 13.21% 9.22% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4004 3387 2000
Median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £250
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 90 82 86
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.63% -26.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £14.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £43.88 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.96 £19.61 £25.00
% change year-on-year -3.31% -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 23 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 23 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 +59 55 £230 -31.85% 19
London +27 42 £225 -35.71% 14
Westminster - 9 £220 -
South East - 7 £500 -
City of London 0 6 £225 -44.78%
Surrey - 6 £513 -
East of England +2 3 £151 -49.83%
West Sussex - 3 £500 -
West Midlands +25 2 £400 +344.44% 2
Bedfordshire - 2 £151 -
Reigate - 2 £538 -
Warwickshire +7 1 - - 2
Hertfordshire +2 1 - -
Watford -6 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 23 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 98 (89.09%) Google
2 51 (46.36%) Windows
3 34 (30.91%) Migration
4 29 (26.36%) Active Directory
5 23 (20.91%) Office 365
6 22 (20.00%) Apple
6 22 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
7 21 (19.09%) Microsoft
8 20 (18.18%) ITIL
8 20 (18.18%) Security Cleared
9 19 (17.27%) SC Cleared
10 18 (16.36%) JIRA
11 17 (15.45%) Android
11 17 (15.45%) Apple iOS
12 16 (14.55%) SCCM
13 14 (12.73%) Linux
13 14 (12.73%) Microsoft Excel
13 14 (12.73%) Service Management
14 13 (11.82%) ITSM
15 12 (10.91%) Incident Management
15 12 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (10.91%) Citrix
16 11 (10.00%) VMware
16 11 (10.00%) CTC Cleared
17 10 (9.09%) Python
18 9 (8.18%) Mac OS X
18 9 (8.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 9 (8.18%) Smartphone
18 9 (8.18%) Amazon AWS
19 8 (7.27%) 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 (7.27%) Confluence
2 4 (3.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (2.73%) CMS
3 3 (2.73%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.73%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.73%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.82%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.82%) nginx
5 1 (0.91%) Apache
5 1 (0.91%) IIS
5 1 (0.91%) JBoss
5 1 (0.91%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.91%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (12.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (8.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (7.27%) MS Visio
5 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 23 (20.91%) Office 365
2 9 (8.18%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.55%) Mimecast
5 4 (3.64%) GitHub
5 4 (3.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (2.73%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (2.73%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.73%) SaaS
7 2 (1.82%) Route 53
8 1 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.91%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.91%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.91%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.91%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.91%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.91%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.45%) Firewall
1 6 (5.45%) LDAP
1 6 (5.45%) VPN
1 6 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.73%) HTTP
3 3 (2.73%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (2.73%) SSL
4 2 (1.82%) DNS
4 2 (1.82%) Internet
4 2 (1.82%) LAN
4 2 (1.82%) SSH
5 1 (0.91%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.91%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (0.91%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.91%) IPsec
5 1 (0.91%) VLAN
5 1 (0.91%) VoIP
5 1 (0.91%) WAN
5 1 (0.91%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.36%) MySQL
2 3 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.91%) DocumentDB
3 1 (0.91%) FileMaker
3 1 (0.91%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.91%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.91%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (16.36%) JIRA
2 4 (3.64%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.82%) Phabricator
4 1 (0.91%) Ant
4 1 (0.91%) Gradle
4 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.91%) JUnit
4 1 (0.91%) Maven
4 1 (0.91%) Subversion
4 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (5.45%) Finance
2 5 (4.55%) Marketing
2 5 (4.55%) Retail
3 3 (2.73%) Billing
3 3 (2.73%) French Language
4 2 (1.82%) Automotive
4 2 (1.82%) Banking
4 2 (1.82%) German Language
4 2 (1.82%) Publishing
5 1 (0.91%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.91%) Legal
5 1 (0.91%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (26.36%) Analyst
2 13 (11.82%) Mac Engineer
3 10 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
3 10 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 9 (8.18%) Applications Engineer
4 9 (8.18%) Business Analyst
4 9 (8.18%) IT Support
5 8 (7.27%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (6.36%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (5.45%) Administrator
7 6 (5.45%) Build Engineer
7 6 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.45%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (3.64%) Applications Manager
8 4 (3.64%) Change Manager
8 4 (3.64%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.64%) Deployment Specialist
8 4 (3.64%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.64%) REST
2 3 (2.73%) JSON
2 3 (2.73%) Web Services
2 3 (2.73%) XML
3 2 (1.82%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (1.82%) Middleware
4 1 (0.91%) .NET
4 1 (0.91%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.91%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.91%) J2EE
4 1 (0.91%) JPA
4 1 (0.91%) OAuth2
4 1 (0.91%) Serverless Framework
4 1 (0.91%) Spring
4 1 (0.91%) Spring Boot
4 1 (0.91%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.18%) Smartphone
2 7 (6.36%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.55%) User Experience
4 4 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.73%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.82%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.82%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.82%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.82%) Wiki
7 1 (0.91%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.91%) BYOD
7 1 (0.91%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.91%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.91%) Fintech
7 1 (0.91%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 51 (46.36%) Windows
2 17 (15.45%) Android
2 17 (15.45%) Apple iOS
3 14 (12.73%) Linux
4 9 (8.18%) Mac OS X
5 8 (7.27%) Windows 10
6 6 (5.45%) Mac OS
7 5 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.55%) Windows Server
8 4 (3.64%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.73%) CentOS
9 3 (2.73%) Mac OS X Server
9 3 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.91%) Unix
11 1 (0.91%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (30.91%) Migration
2 20 (18.18%) ITIL
3 14 (12.73%) Service Management
4 13 (11.82%) ITSM
5 12 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (10.91%) Incident Management
6 8 (7.27%) PRINCE2
7 7 (6.36%) Change Management
7 7 (6.36%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (6.36%) Statistics
8 6 (5.45%) Business Analysis
8 6 (5.45%) DevOps
8 6 (5.45%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (5.45%) Scrum
9 5 (4.55%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.55%) Open Source
9 5 (4.55%) Release Management
9 5 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.55%) Task Automation
10 4 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.09%) Python
2 7 (6.36%) Bash Shell
3 4 (3.64%) C
3 4 (3.64%) Java
3 4 (3.64%) Perl
3 4 (3.64%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.73%) Go
4 3 (2.73%) Ruby
5 2 (1.82%) SQL
6 1 (0.91%) Google Apps Script
6 1 (0.91%) Groovy
6 1 (0.91%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 19 (17.27%) SC Cleared
3 11 (10.00%) CTC Cleared
4 7 (6.36%) Degree
5 5 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.82%) ISEB
7 1 (0.91%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.91%) CCNA
7 1 (0.91%) CCNP
7 1 (0.91%) CISA
7 1 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.91%) CISM
7 1 (0.91%) CISSP
7 1 (0.91%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.91%) MCSE
7 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.82%) QA
3 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.91%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (26.36%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.55%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (2.73%) VirtualBox
4 3 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.73%) Xen
4 3 (2.73%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.82%) BitLocker
5 2 (1.82%) Docker
5 2 (1.82%) vSphere
5 2 (1.82%) XenApp
6 1 (0.91%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (14.55%) SCCM
2 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (4.55%) Puppet
3 4 (3.64%) AirWatch
4 3 (2.73%) Jamf Pro
4 3 (2.73%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (2.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.82%) Grafana
5 2 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.82%) Prometheus
5 2 (1.82%) WSUS
6 1 (0.91%) Ansible
6 1 (0.91%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.91%) Nagios
Vendors
1 98 (89.09%) Google
2 22 (20.00%) Apple
3 21 (19.09%) Microsoft
4 12 (10.91%) Citrix
5 11 (10.00%) VMware
6 6 (5.45%) Adobe
7 5 (4.55%) Symantec
8 3 (2.73%) Atlassian
8 3 (2.73%) IBM
8 3 (2.73%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.73%) Wyse
9 2 (1.82%) Cisco
9 2 (1.82%) Dell
9 2 (1.82%) HP
9 2 (1.82%) Lotus
9 2 (1.82%) MuleSoft
9 2 (1.82%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.82%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.82%) WSO2
10 1 (0.91%) Remedy