Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 733 751 820
Rank change year-on-year +18 +69 -34
Contract jobs citing G Suite 136 79 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.084% 0.070%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.74% 0.66% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 59 42
UK median daily rate £235 £375 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.33% +1.01% +29.13%
10th Percentile £149 £154 £150
90th Percentile £562 £496 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £238 £275 £275
% change year-on-year -13.64% - -24.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 6
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £11.75 £21.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.21% -44.89% -1.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year - -29.73% -

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 18,349 11,959 7,931
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.22% 12.65% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,710 8,287 5,483
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £300 £281 £274
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 166 123
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £11.10 £11.13 £11.00
90th Percentile £52.30 £56.75 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.88 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -0.74% -12.80% -2.53%

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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 2018. 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 +44 130 £235 -38.16% 51
London -19 82 £225 -46.11% 23
UK excluding London +34 51 £238 -13.64% 30
Midlands +15 18 £281 -8.54% 6
South East +5 17 £363 +61.11% 6
West Midlands +21 15 £281 +48.03% 5
East of England -15 6 £130 -60.00% 5
North of England +38 4 £270 +27.06% 8
South West +14 3 £235 +56.67% 3
East Midlands +3 3 - - 1
Scotland -19 3 - - 2
North West +14 2 £228 +7.81% 4
Yorkshire +3 2 £338 - 2

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing G Suite 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 with a requirement for G Suite.

1 121 (88.97%) Google
2 68 (50.00%) Windows
3 48 (35.29%) Active Directory
4 43 (31.62%) Microsoft
5 32 (23.53%) Security Cleared
6 27 (19.85%) Office 365
7 24 (17.65%) SC Cleared
7 24 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
8 23 (16.91%) VMware
8 23 (16.91%) SCCM
9 22 (16.18%) CTC Cleared
9 22 (16.18%) Migration
9 22 (16.18%) Linux
10 20 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
11 19 (13.97%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (12.50%) Cisco
12 17 (12.50%) DHCP
12 17 (12.50%) Confluence
13 16 (11.76%) DNS
13 16 (11.76%) Apple
14 15 (11.03%) TCP/IP
14 15 (11.03%) Python
14 15 (11.03%) DevOps
14 15 (11.03%) Windows 10
15 14 (10.29%) AirWatch
15 14 (10.29%) Citrix
16 13 (9.56%) Project Management
16 13 (9.56%) Android
16 13 (9.56%) JIRA
17 12 (8.82%) Puppet

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 17 (12.50%) Confluence
2 6 (4.41%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.94%) CMS
3 4 (2.94%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 27 (19.85%) Office 365
2 20 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (8.09%) GitHub
4 10 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (5.88%) Google Drive
6 6 (4.41%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (2.21%) Slack
8 2 (1.47%) OneDrive
8 2 (1.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.74%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.74%) PaaS
9 1 (0.74%) SaaS
9 1 (0.74%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.50%) DHCP
2 16 (11.76%) DNS
3 15 (11.03%) TCP/IP
4 12 (8.82%) VPN
5 11 (8.09%) HTTP
5 11 (8.09%) SSL
6 9 (6.62%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (5.15%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (3.68%) Intranet
8 5 (3.68%) VoIP
9 4 (2.94%) SMS
10 3 (2.21%) 802.11
10 3 (2.21%) Cisco Wireless
10 3 (2.21%) WebEx
10 3 (2.21%) Wireless
11 1 (0.74%) Cisco ISE
11 1 (0.74%) Firewall
11 1 (0.74%) LAN
11 1 (0.74%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.09%) MySQL
2 5 (3.68%) BigQuery
2 5 (3.68%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.21%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (9.56%) JIRA
General
1 11 (8.09%) Finance
2 6 (4.41%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.94%) Automotive
3 4 (2.94%) Banking
3 4 (2.94%) Retail
4 3 (2.21%) Back Office
4 3 (2.21%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.47%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.47%) Publishing
6 1 (0.74%) Games
6 1 (0.74%) German Language
6 1 (0.74%) Legal
6 1 (0.74%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (11.76%) Analyst
2 14 (10.29%) Trainer
3 12 (8.82%) Support Engineer
4 10 (7.35%) IT Support
4 10 (7.35%) IT Trainer
4 10 (7.35%) Mac Engineer
5 9 (6.62%) Architect
6 8 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 8 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
6 8 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (5.15%) IT Engineer
7 7 (5.15%) Project Manager
7 7 (5.15%) Windows Engineer
8 6 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (4.41%) Developer
8 6 (4.41%) Support Analyst
9 5 (3.68%) Applications Engineer
9 5 (3.68%) Service Analyst
9 5 (3.68%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.35%) Flask
2 8 (5.88%) HTML
3 5 (3.68%) jQuery
3 5 (3.68%) Web Services
4 4 (2.94%) .NET
5 3 (2.21%) 802.1X
5 3 (2.21%) CSS
6 2 (1.47%) Ajax
6 2 (1.47%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.74%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.35%) BYOD
2 6 (4.41%) Smartphone
3 5 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.68%) RSA SecurID
4 4 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.21%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.21%) iPad
5 3 (2.21%) iPhone
5 3 (2.21%) User Experience
5 3 (2.21%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.47%) Blog
7 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 68 (50.00%) Windows
2 22 (16.18%) Linux
3 15 (11.03%) Windows 10
4 13 (9.56%) Android
5 12 (8.82%) Windows Server
6 11 (8.09%) Mac OS
7 10 (7.35%) Apple iOS
8 8 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (5.15%) Windows 7
9 7 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (3.68%) Mac OS X
10 5 (3.68%) Unix
10 5 (3.68%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.21%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.74%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.74%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.18%) Migration
2 19 (13.97%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (11.03%) DevOps
4 13 (9.56%) Project Management
5 11 (8.09%) Configuration Management
5 11 (8.09%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (8.09%) ITIL
6 10 (7.35%) ITSM
6 10 (7.35%) Task Automation
7 9 (6.62%) Time Management
8 8 (5.88%) OO
8 8 (5.88%) Unit Testing
9 7 (5.15%) Service Management
10 6 (4.41%) Asset Management
10 6 (4.41%) Service Design
11 5 (3.68%) Mobile Device Management
12 4 (2.94%) Mathematics
12 4 (2.94%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (2.94%) Waterfall
12 4 (2.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.03%) Python
2 11 (8.09%) Go
2 11 (8.09%) Ruby
3 9 (6.62%) Google Apps Script
4 8 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.88%) SQL
4 8 (5.88%) VBA
5 7 (5.15%) VB
6 6 (4.41%) C
7 4 (2.94%) Perl
8 3 (2.21%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.47%) C#
10 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 24 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 22 (16.18%) CTC Cleared
4 7 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (5.15%) MCSE
4 7 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (4.41%) CCNA
6 5 (3.68%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.94%) Degree
7 4 (2.94%) MCSA
8 3 (2.21%) CCNP
8 3 (2.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (2.21%) MCITP
9 2 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (1.47%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.74%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.74%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.21%) SLA
2 2 (1.47%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.74%) PMO
System Software
1 48 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.68%) vSphere
2 5 (3.68%) XenApp
3 3 (2.21%) Shibboleth
3 3 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (16.91%) SCCM
2 14 (10.29%) AirWatch
3 12 (8.82%) Puppet
4 10 (7.35%) Terraform
5 8 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
6 7 (5.15%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (2.21%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (2.21%) Jamf Pro
7 3 (2.21%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.74%) Ansible
8 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.74%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 121 (88.97%) Google
2 43 (31.62%) Microsoft
3 23 (16.91%) VMware
4 17 (12.50%) Cisco
5 16 (11.76%) Apple
6 14 (10.29%) Citrix
7 6 (4.41%) HP
7 6 (4.41%) McAfee
7 6 (4.41%) Oracle
8 5 (3.68%) Dell
9 4 (2.94%) Sybase
10 3 (2.21%) Aruba
10 3 (2.21%) Avaya
10 3 (2.21%) CA
10 3 (2.21%) Meraki
10 3 (2.21%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (2.21%) Snow
10 3 (2.21%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.21%) Sophos