The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Google Drive skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Google Drive over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Drive
UK
Rank 591 627 619
Rank change year-on-year +36 -8  
Contract jobs citing Google Drive 8 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.14% 0.024% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £330 £400 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.50% +110.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Google Drive 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 5618 4192 2637
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.56% 7.94% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3917 2904 1688
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 75 94
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.55% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £47.48 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% -13.35%  

Google Drive
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Google Drive in the UK

Google Drive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Google Drive.

Contractor daily rate trend for Google Drive in the UK

Google Drive
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google Drive over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google Drive in the UK

Google Drive
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google Drive within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 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 +42 8 £330 -17.50% 1
Reading - 5 - -
Berkshire - 5 - -
South East - 5 - -
London +19 3 £330 -17.50% 1

Google Drive
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Google Drive 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 Google Drive.

1 28 (100.00%) Google
2 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
2 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
3 10 (35.71%) SharePoint
3 10 (35.71%) Office 365
3 10 (35.71%) Migration
3 10 (35.71%) OneDrive
4 8 (28.57%) Windows
4 8 (28.57%) Service Management
5 7 (25.00%) Smartphone
6 5 (17.86%) Android
6 5 (17.86%) JIRA
6 5 (17.86%) Apple iOS
6 5 (17.86%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (17.86%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (17.86%) Python
6 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
6 5 (17.86%) Java
6 5 (17.86%) SQL
6 5 (17.86%) Oracle
6 5 (17.86%) PeopleSoft
6 5 (17.86%) Unix
6 5 (17.86%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
8 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
8 3 (10.71%) SaaS
8 3 (10.71%) PaaS
8 3 (10.71%) IaaS
8 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
8 3 (10.71%) SOLIDWORKS

Google Drive
Top Related 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 10 (35.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
1 5 (17.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (10.71%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (10.71%) InDesign
2 3 (10.71%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) Office 365
1 10 (35.71%) OneDrive
2 5 (17.86%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (10.71%) IaaS
3 3 (10.71%) PaaS
3 3 (10.71%) SaaS
4 2 (7.14%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) VoIP
2 1 (3.57%) 2G
2 1 (3.57%) Intranet
2 1 (3.57%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) JIRA
General
1 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Migration Specialist
1 10 (35.71%) SharePoint Specialist
2 5 (17.86%) Architect
2 5 (17.86%) Technical Architect
3 4 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (14.29%) IT Support
4 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Architect
6 1 (3.57%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Change Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Database Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Platform Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Android
2 5 (17.86%) Apple iOS
2 5 (17.86%) Unix
3 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Migration
2 8 (28.57%) Service Management
3 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.71%) CRM
5 2 (7.14%) ITSM
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) Change Management
6 1 (3.57%) Line Management
6 1 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.57%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Java
1 5 (17.86%) Python
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Google
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) PeopleSoft
2 5 (17.86%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (10.71%) Adobe
3 3 (10.71%) Apple
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft