Period
to 20 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 20 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
20 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 715 750 776
Rank change year-on-year +35 +26 +13
Contract jobs citing G Suite 135 147 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.14% 0.098%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.92% 1.27% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 95 65
UK median daily rate £238 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.63% +60.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £136 £161 £124
90th Percentile £555 £550 £540
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% +15.07%
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 14612 11566 6924
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.79% 10.73% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10008 8034 4555
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +9.76% -
10th Percentile £268 £281 £250
90th Percentile £620 £605 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 178 131
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.77 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.54% -16.57% +28.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £63.75 £48.49 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.96 £17.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +11.53% -26.09% +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 20 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 20 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 +34 134 £238 -40.63% 13
London -21 92 £226 -45.05% 8
UK excluding London +62 42 £328 +9.17% 5
Midlands +34 18 £271 -36.18% 1
South East +16 13 £475 +66.67% 1
West Midlands +34 10 £194 +115.28% 1
East Midlands -5 8 £475 +5.56%
East of England -6 6 £130 -56.67% 2
North of England +63 4 £290 -5.31% 1
North West +32 2 £229 +22.82%
North East - 2 £300 - 1
South West - 1 £240 -

For the 6 months to 20 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.

1 121 (89.63%) Google
2 61 (45.19%) Windows
3 35 (25.93%) Office 365
4 33 (24.44%) Migration
5 31 (22.96%) Active Directory
6 29 (21.48%) Microsoft
7 27 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 26 (19.26%) Microsoft Office
9 24 (17.78%) Apple
10 23 (17.04%) Amazon AWS
11 22 (16.30%) SC Cleared
11 22 (16.30%) JIRA
12 21 (15.56%) Finance
13 18 (13.33%) Linux
13 18 (13.33%) DevOps
14 17 (12.59%) MySQL
14 17 (12.59%) CTC Cleared
14 17 (12.59%) SCCM
15 15 (11.11%) Apple iOS
15 15 (11.11%) Marketing
15 15 (11.11%) SAP
15 15 (11.11%) TCP/IP
16 14 (10.37%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (10.37%) Microsoft Excel
16 14 (10.37%) Manufacturing
16 14 (10.37%) Electronics
16 14 (10.37%) Telecoms
16 14 (10.37%) Programme Management
16 14 (10.37%) Android
16 14 (10.37%) 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 (8.15%) Confluence
2 7 (5.19%) Apache
3 6 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.44%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.48%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.48%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 26 (19.26%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (10.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (8.15%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 35 (25.93%) Office 365
2 23 (17.04%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (7.41%) GitHub
4 6 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.96%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (2.22%) iTunes
7 2 (1.48%) SaaS
8 1 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.74%) IaaS
8 1 (0.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 11 (8.15%) DHCP
2 11 (8.15%) DNS
3 10 (7.41%) HTTP
3 10 (7.41%) SSL
4 8 (5.93%) VPN
5 5 (3.70%) VoIP
5 5 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (2.96%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (2.96%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (2.96%) Firewall
6 4 (2.96%) SAN
6 4 (2.96%) VLAN
6 4 (2.96%) Wireless
7 2 (1.48%) Internet
7 2 (1.48%) LAN
7 2 (1.48%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (1.48%) SMS
8 1 (0.74%) SNMP
8 1 (0.74%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.59%) MySQL
2 3 (2.22%) BigQuery
2 3 (2.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (16.30%) JIRA
2 3 (2.22%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (15.56%) Finance
2 15 (11.11%) Marketing
3 14 (10.37%) Electronics
3 14 (10.37%) Manufacturing
3 14 (10.37%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.96%) Dutch Language
4 4 (2.96%) French Language
4 4 (2.96%) German Language
4 4 (2.96%) Italian Language
4 4 (2.96%) Polish Language
4 4 (2.96%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.48%) Automotive
5 2 (1.48%) Legal
6 1 (0.74%) Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (15.56%) Analyst
2 12 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (8.15%) Mac Engineer
3 11 (8.15%) Support Engineer
4 10 (7.41%) Deployment Engineer
4 10 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 9 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 8 (5.93%) Administrator
6 8 (5.93%) Trainer
7 7 (5.19%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 7 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 7 (5.19%) Build Engineer
7 7 (5.19%) IT Support
7 7 (5.19%) IT Trainer
8 6 (4.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 5 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (3.70%) Applications Engineer
9 5 (3.70%) IT Analyst
9 5 (3.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.67%) Flask
2 3 (2.22%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.22%) HTML
2 3 (2.22%) jQuery
3 2 (1.48%) .NET
3 2 (1.48%) Web Services
4 1 (0.74%) Apache CXF
4 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.74%) J2EE
4 1 (0.74%) JAX-WS
4 1 (0.74%) JMS
4 1 (0.74%) JSON
4 1 (0.74%) OAuth
4 1 (0.74%) OpenID
4 1 (0.74%) RESTful
4 1 (0.74%) SAML
4 1 (0.74%) SOAP
4 1 (0.74%) SPML
4 1 (0.74%) XACML
4 1 (0.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (6.67%) Smartphone
2 6 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.96%) BYOD
3 4 (2.96%) Taxonomies
4 3 (2.22%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.22%) RSA SecurID
5 2 (1.48%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.48%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.48%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.48%) HP Storage
5 2 (1.48%) User Experience
6 1 (0.74%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.74%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.74%) iPhone
6 1 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 61 (45.19%) Windows
2 18 (13.33%) Linux
3 15 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 14 (10.37%) Android
5 11 (8.15%) Windows Server
6 6 (4.44%) Windows 10
6 6 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.22%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.48%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.74%) Unix
10 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.74%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.74%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.44%) Migration
2 18 (13.33%) DevOps
3 14 (10.37%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (10.37%) Digital Marketing
3 14 (10.37%) Programme Management
4 11 (8.15%) ITSM
4 11 (8.15%) Service Management
5 10 (7.41%) Configuration Management
5 10 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
6 9 (6.67%) Project Management
6 9 (6.67%) Task Automation
7 8 (5.93%) Incident Management
8 7 (5.19%) ITIL
8 7 (5.19%) OO
8 7 (5.19%) SDLC
8 7 (5.19%) Statistics
8 7 (5.19%) Unit Testing
9 6 (4.44%) Open Source
9 6 (4.44%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.15%) Python
2 10 (7.41%) Go
2 10 (7.41%) Ruby
2 10 (7.41%) SQL
3 8 (5.93%) Java
4 6 (4.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.96%) Google Apps Script
5 4 (2.96%) VBA
6 2 (1.48%) C
6 2 (1.48%) VB
7 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.74%) C#
7 1 (0.74%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.74%) Perl
7 1 (0.74%) PHP
7 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (16.30%) SC Cleared
3 17 (12.59%) CTC Cleared
4 9 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (5.19%) Degree
6 5 (3.70%) MCITP
6 5 (3.70%) MCSA
6 5 (3.70%) MCSE
6 5 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.74%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.74%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.74%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.74%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.22%) SLA
3 1 (0.74%) GCP
3 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (22.96%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.44%) vSphere
3 5 (3.70%) Virtual Desktop
3 5 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.96%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.96%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.96%) XenApp
5 3 (2.22%) Docker
6 1 (0.74%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.74%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.74%) OpenDJ
6 1 (0.74%) OpenIDM
6 1 (0.74%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.74%) vCloud
6 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.74%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 17 (12.59%) SCCM
2 13 (9.63%) Puppet
3 8 (5.93%) Ansible
3 8 (5.93%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (5.93%) Terraform
4 7 (5.19%) AirWatch
5 4 (2.96%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.22%) Kubernetes
6 3 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.48%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (1.48%) SmoothWall
8 1 (0.74%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.74%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.74%) WSUS
Vendors
1 121 (89.63%) Google
2 29 (21.48%) Microsoft
3 24 (17.78%) Apple
4 15 (11.11%) SAP
5 11 (8.15%) ServiceNow
5 11 (8.15%) VMware
6 8 (5.93%) Cisco
6 8 (5.93%) Citrix
6 8 (5.93%) Meraki
7 5 (3.70%) AppDynamics
7 5 (3.70%) Dell
7 5 (3.70%) HP
7 5 (3.70%) Splunk
8 4 (2.96%) Sophos
8 4 (2.96%) Veeam
9 3 (2.22%) McAfee
9 3 (2.22%) Ruckus Wireless
9 3 (2.22%) Wyse
10 2 (1.48%) Forcepoint
10 2 (1.48%) Lotus