Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 865 867 886
Rank change year-on-year +2 +19 -22
Contract jobs citing Google Drive 29 30 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.029% 0.010%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.17% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 10
UK median daily rate £178 £180 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.39% -60.00% +130.77%
10th Percentile £150 £130 £304
90th Percentile £223 £395 £708
UK excluding London median daily rate £168 £300 £350
% change year-on-year -44.00% -14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
UK median hourly rate £32.00 £170.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -81.18% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Google Drive 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 17223 12486 7540
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.67% 12.08% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11952 8601 5112
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £275 £275 £263
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 190 114
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -15.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.48 £10.50
90th Percentile £58.75 £56.76 £39.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.03 £22.50
% change year-on-year +5.70% -24.31% +28.57%

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 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google Drive in the UK

Google Drive
Top 9 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 12 December 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 -16 29 £178 -1.39% 3
London -16 17 £180 -
UK excluding London +26 12 £168 -44.00% 3
North of England - 9 £168 - 3
North West - 7 £168 - 3
South East -7 2 - -
North East - 2 - -
Midlands +28 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 26 (89.66%) Google
2 18 (62.07%) Windows
3 17 (58.62%) Microsoft Excel
4 16 (55.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 16 (55.17%) Security Cleared
5 15 (51.72%) Android
5 15 (51.72%) Apple iOS
6 14 (48.28%) Smartphone
7 13 (44.83%) JIRA
7 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
7 13 (44.83%) CTC Cleared
8 11 (37.93%) Service Management
9 10 (34.48%) SC Cleared
10 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
11 7 (24.14%) Incident Management
12 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (17.24%) Time Management
12 5 (17.24%) Apple
12 5 (17.24%) G Suite
13 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
14 3 (10.34%) HTML
14 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
14 3 (10.34%) Photoshop
14 3 (10.34%) Finance
14 3 (10.34%) Migration
14 3 (10.34%) CMS
14 3 (10.34%) QA
14 3 (10.34%) Freedom of Information
14 3 (10.34%) Logistics
14 3 (10.34%) GitHub

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 (10.34%) CMS
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (55.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
4 3 (10.34%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) G Suite
2 3 (10.34%) GitHub
2 3 (10.34%) Slack
2 3 (10.34%) Trello
3 1 (3.45%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) FTP
1 1 (3.45%) Intranet
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) PuTTY
1 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Informix
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
1 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) JIRA
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) 1st Line Support
2 11 (37.93%) Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Support Analyst
3 10 (34.48%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) IT Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) IT Support
4 5 (17.24%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Trainer
5 3 (10.34%) Designer
5 3 (10.34%) Digital Designer
5 3 (10.34%) Digital UX Designer
5 3 (10.34%) IT Trainer
5 3 (10.34%) UX Designer
6 2 (6.90%) Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 2 (6.90%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (3.45%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Support
7 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) LAMP
2 1 (3.45%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Smartphone
2 3 (10.34%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) iPad
3 1 (3.45%) iPhone
3 1 (3.45%) NHS
3 1 (3.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Android
2 15 (51.72%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.90%) Mac OS
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.45%) Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Solaris
4 1 (3.45%) Unix
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Service Management
2 7 (24.14%) Incident Management
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Time Management
4 3 (10.34%) Logistics
4 3 (10.34%) Migration
4 3 (10.34%) Service Design
5 2 (6.90%) Prototyping
5 2 (6.90%) Wireframes
6 1 (3.45%) Analytics
6 1 (3.45%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL
6 1 (3.45%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
6 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.45%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.45%) Web Analytics
6 1 (3.45%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) PHP
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) Security Cleared
2 13 (44.83%) CTC Cleared
3 10 (34.48%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.45%) Nagios
2 1 (3.45%) Opsview
2 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) Google
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) Apple
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.45%) Sybase