Period
to 24 September 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 September 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 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 742 733 798
Rank change year-on-year -9 +65 -4
Contract jobs citing G Suite 134 146 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.14% 0.098%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.93% 1.26% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 94 66
UK median daily rate £239 £400 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.31% +52.38% -4.55%
10th Percentile £136 £173 £124
90th Percentile £556 £543 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £300 £166
% change year-on-year +9.17% +80.45% -50.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
UK median hourly rate £34.36 £15.23 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +125.61% -27.48% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 14474 11562 7045
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.87% 10.84% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9924 8032 4651
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +9.76% -
10th Percentile £270 £275 £250
90th Percentile £625 £605 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 180 128
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -21.74% +31.43%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £63.75 £48.88 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.98 £16.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +15.03% -28.26% +31.43%

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 September 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 12 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 September 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 +13 133 £239 -40.31% 10
London -28 91 £228 -44.89% 9
UK excluding London +59 42 £328 +9.17% 1
Midlands +31 18 £271 -32.19%
South East +26 13 £475 +66.67% 1
West Midlands +32 10 £194 +115.28%
East Midlands +4 8 £475 +8.57%
East of England -4 6 £130 -56.67%
North of England +76 4 £290 -5.31%
North West +21 2 £229 +22.82%
North East - 2 £300 -
South West - 1 £240 -

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 120 (89.55%) Google
2 60 (44.78%) Windows
3 35 (26.12%) Office 365
4 33 (24.63%) Migration
5 31 (23.13%) Active Directory
6 29 (21.64%) Microsoft
7 26 (19.40%) Microsoft Office
7 26 (19.40%) Security Cleared
8 23 (17.16%) Amazon AWS
8 23 (17.16%) Apple
9 22 (16.42%) JIRA
10 21 (15.67%) SC Cleared
10 21 (15.67%) Finance
11 18 (13.43%) Linux
11 18 (13.43%) DevOps
12 17 (12.69%) MySQL
12 17 (12.69%) SCCM
13 16 (11.94%) CTC Cleared
14 15 (11.19%) Apple iOS
14 15 (11.19%) Marketing
14 15 (11.19%) SAP
14 15 (11.19%) TCP/IP
15 14 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (10.45%) Microsoft Excel
15 14 (10.45%) Manufacturing
15 14 (10.45%) Electronics
15 14 (10.45%) Telecoms
15 14 (10.45%) Programme Management
15 14 (10.45%) Android
15 14 (10.45%) Digital Marketing

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 11 (8.21%) Confluence
2 7 (5.22%) Apache
3 6 (4.48%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.48%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.49%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 26 (19.40%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (10.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (6.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (8.21%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 35 (26.12%) Office 365
2 23 (17.16%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (7.46%) GitHub
4 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (2.24%) iTunes
7 2 (1.49%) SaaS
8 1 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.75%) IaaS
8 1 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.19%) TCP/IP
2 11 (8.21%) DHCP
2 11 (8.21%) DNS
3 10 (7.46%) HTTP
3 10 (7.46%) SSL
4 8 (5.97%) VPN
5 5 (3.73%) VoIP
5 5 (3.73%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (2.99%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (2.99%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (2.99%) Firewall
6 4 (2.99%) SAN
6 4 (2.99%) VLAN
6 4 (2.99%) Wireless
7 2 (1.49%) Internet
7 2 (1.49%) LAN
7 2 (1.49%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (1.49%) SMS
8 1 (0.75%) LDAP
8 1 (0.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.69%) MySQL
2 3 (2.24%) BigQuery
2 3 (2.24%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (16.42%) JIRA
2 3 (2.24%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (15.67%) Finance
2 15 (11.19%) Marketing
3 14 (10.45%) Electronics
3 14 (10.45%) Manufacturing
3 14 (10.45%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.99%) Dutch Language
4 4 (2.99%) French Language
4 4 (2.99%) German Language
4 4 (2.99%) Italian Language
4 4 (2.99%) Polish Language
4 4 (2.99%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.49%) Automotive
5 2 (1.49%) Legal
6 1 (0.75%) Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (15.67%) Analyst
2 12 (8.96%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (8.21%) Mac Engineer
3 11 (8.21%) Support Engineer
4 10 (7.46%) Deployment Engineer
4 10 (7.46%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (6.72%) Project Manager
5 9 (6.72%) Support Analyst
6 8 (5.97%) Administrator
6 8 (5.97%) Trainer
7 7 (5.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 7 (5.22%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 7 (5.22%) Build Engineer
7 7 (5.22%) IT Support
7 7 (5.22%) IT Trainer
8 6 (4.48%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 5 (3.73%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Applications Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) IT Analyst
9 5 (3.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.72%) Flask
2 3 (2.24%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.24%) HTML
2 3 (2.24%) jQuery
3 2 (1.49%) .NET
3 2 (1.49%) Web Services
4 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.75%) Apache CXF
4 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.75%) J2EE
4 1 (0.75%) JAX-WS
4 1 (0.75%) JMS
4 1 (0.75%) JSON
4 1 (0.75%) OAuth
4 1 (0.75%) RESTful
4 1 (0.75%) SAML
4 1 (0.75%) SOAP
4 1 (0.75%) SPML
4 1 (0.75%) XACML
4 1 (0.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (6.72%) Smartphone
2 6 (4.48%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.99%) BYOD
3 4 (2.99%) Taxonomies
4 3 (2.24%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.24%) RSA SecurID
5 2 (1.49%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.49%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.49%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.49%) HP Storage
5 2 (1.49%) User Experience
6 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.75%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.75%) iPhone
6 1 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 60 (44.78%) Windows
2 18 (13.43%) Linux
3 15 (11.19%) Apple iOS
4 14 (10.45%) Android
5 11 (8.21%) Windows Server
6 6 (4.48%) Windows 10
6 6 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.24%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.49%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.75%) Unix
10 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.75%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.75%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.63%) Migration
2 18 (13.43%) DevOps
3 14 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (10.45%) Digital Marketing
3 14 (10.45%) Programme Management
4 11 (8.21%) ITSM
4 11 (8.21%) Service Management
5 10 (7.46%) Configuration Management
5 10 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (6.72%) Mobile Device Management
6 9 (6.72%) Project Management
6 9 (6.72%) Task Automation
7 8 (5.97%) Incident Management
8 7 (5.22%) ITIL
8 7 (5.22%) OO
8 7 (5.22%) SDLC
8 7 (5.22%) Statistics
8 7 (5.22%) Unit Testing
9 6 (4.48%) Open Source
9 6 (4.48%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.21%) Python
2 10 (7.46%) Go
2 10 (7.46%) Ruby
2 10 (7.46%) SQL
3 8 (5.97%) Java
4 6 (4.48%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.99%) Google Apps Script
5 4 (2.99%) VBA
6 2 (1.49%) C
6 2 (1.49%) VB
7 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.75%) C#
7 1 (0.75%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.75%) Perl
7 1 (0.75%) PHP
7 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (19.40%) Security Cleared
2 21 (15.67%) SC Cleared
3 16 (11.94%) CTC Cleared
4 9 (6.72%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (5.22%) Degree
6 5 (3.73%) MCITP
6 5 (3.73%) MCSA
6 5 (3.73%) MCSE
6 5 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.75%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.75%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.75%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.75%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.73%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.24%) SLA
3 1 (0.75%) GCP
3 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (23.13%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.48%) vSphere
3 5 (3.73%) Virtual Desktop
3 5 (3.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.99%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.99%) XenApp
5 3 (2.24%) Docker
6 1 (0.75%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.75%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.75%) OpenDJ
6 1 (0.75%) OpenIDM
6 1 (0.75%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.75%) vCloud
6 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.75%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 17 (12.69%) SCCM
2 13 (9.70%) Puppet
3 8 (5.97%) Ansible
3 8 (5.97%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (5.97%) Terraform
4 7 (5.22%) AirWatch
5 4 (2.99%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.24%) Kubernetes
6 3 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.49%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (1.49%) SmoothWall
8 1 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.75%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 120 (89.55%) Google
2 29 (21.64%) Microsoft
3 23 (17.16%) Apple
4 15 (11.19%) SAP
5 11 (8.21%) ServiceNow
5 11 (8.21%) VMware
6 8 (5.97%) Cisco
6 8 (5.97%) Citrix
6 8 (5.97%) Meraki
7 5 (3.73%) AppDynamics
7 5 (3.73%) Dell
7 5 (3.73%) HP
7 5 (3.73%) Splunk
8 4 (2.99%) Sophos
8 4 (2.99%) Veeam
9 3 (2.24%) McAfee
9 3 (2.24%) Ruckus Wireless
9 3 (2.24%) Wyse
10 2 (1.49%) EqualLogic
10 2 (1.49%) SolarWinds