Period
to 16 August 2017

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 6 months to 16 August 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 Drive
UK
6 months to
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 846 885 872
Rank change year-on-year +39 -13 -13
Contract jobs citing Google Drive 19 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.007% 0.015%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.14% 0.073% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 13
UK median daily rate £185 £220 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.91% -51.11% +80.00%
10th Percentile £158 £140 £369
90th Percentile £575 £300 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £185 - £488
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK 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 13461 10995 6648
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 14.08% 10.09% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9219 7627 4310
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +12.50% -0.19%
10th Percentile £271 £286 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £395
% change year-on-year - +7.59% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 173 140
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.61 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.11% -12.84% +32.35%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £60.33 £47.26 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% -15.00% +33.33%

Google Drive
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Google Drive as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 16 August 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google Drive in the UK

Google Drive
Top 7 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 6 months to 16 August 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 +76 19 £185 -15.91% 4
UK excluding London +66 13 £185 - 1
East of England - 7 £185 -
London +18 6 £431 +96.02% 3
North West - 4 £166 -
North of England - 4 £166 -
South East +21 2 £225 -

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 16 (84.21%) Google
2 14 (73.68%) Windows
3 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (52.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (47.37%) Smartphone
4 9 (47.37%) JIRA
4 9 (47.37%) Apple iOS
5 8 (42.11%) Android
5 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
5 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
6 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
7 6 (31.58%) Service Management
8 5 (26.32%) Apple
9 4 (21.05%) User Experience
10 3 (15.79%) GitHub
10 3 (15.79%) Dropbox
10 3 (15.79%) Acronis
10 3 (15.79%) Isilon
10 3 (15.79%) Slack
10 3 (15.79%) Trello
10 3 (15.79%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (15.79%) QA
10 3 (15.79%) NAS
10 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
10 3 (15.79%) EMC
10 3 (15.79%) Citrix
10 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
10 3 (15.79%) HTML
10 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
10 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office

Google Drive
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 3 (15.79%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
2 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
3 2 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (10.53%) InDesign
3 2 (10.53%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Dropbox
1 3 (15.79%) GitHub
1 3 (15.79%) Slack
1 3 (15.79%) Trello
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) NAS
1 3 (15.79%) SAN
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.53%) Billing
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (31.58%) Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Support Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Designer
5 3 (15.79%) Digital Designer
5 3 (15.79%) Digital UX Designer
5 3 (15.79%) UX Designer
6 2 (10.53%) Administrator
6 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) IT Support
6 2 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Mac Administrator
6 2 (10.53%) Storage Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Support
7 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Specialist
7 1 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Smartphone
2 4 (21.05%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) EMC VNX
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Apple iOS
3 8 (42.11%) Android
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.26%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Service Management
2 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Prototyping
3 2 (10.53%) Wireframes
4 1 (5.26%) Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Data Encryption
4 1 (5.26%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 1 (5.26%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Web Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Web Design
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Perl
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) EMC Certification
4 1 (5.26%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Jamf Pro
1 2 (10.53%) PaperCut
2 1 (5.26%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Google
2 5 (26.32%) Apple
3 3 (15.79%) Acronis
3 3 (15.79%) Adobe
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix
3 3 (15.79%) EMC
3 3 (15.79%) Hitachi
3 3 (15.79%) Isilon
3 3 (15.79%) NetApp
4 2 (10.53%) Canon
4 2 (10.53%) Equitrac
4 2 (10.53%) Xerox
5 1 (5.26%) AppSense
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) VMware