Period
to 25 February 2018

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 25 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 Drive
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 831 820 876
Rank change year-on-year -11 +56 -3
Contract jobs citing Google Drive 35 31 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.033% 0.006%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.19% 0.26% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 6
UK median daily rate £180 £180 £568
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -68.28% +198.68%
10th Percentile £146 £130 £356
90th Percentile £370 £405 £716
UK excluding London median daily rate £167 £300 -
% change year-on-year -44.50% - -
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 18,337 12,109 8,045
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.34% 12.72% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,718 8,404 5,542
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £300 £285 £275
90th Percentile £625 £614 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 165 123
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 £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.50 £56.15 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.06 £18.50
% change year-on-year -3.28% -7.78% -7.50%

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 25 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google Drive in the UK

Google Drive
Top 10 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 25 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 -20 32 £180 - 5
London -24 19 £180 -
UK excluding London +11 16 £167 -44.50% 5
North of England - 9 £168 - 2
North West - 7 £168 - 2
South East -15 3 £99 -68.23%
Scotland - 3 - -
North East - 2 - -
Midlands +13 1 - - 2
East Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Google Drive 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 Google Drive.

1 35 (100.00%) Google
2 22 (62.86%) Windows
3 18 (51.43%) Android
4 17 (48.57%) Smartphone
5 16 (45.71%) Security Cleared
6 15 (42.86%) Apple iOS
7 14 (40.00%) CTC Cleared
7 14 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
8 13 (37.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 13 (37.14%) JIRA
9 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
10 11 (31.43%) Service Management
11 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
12 8 (22.86%) G Suite
12 8 (22.86%) Apple
13 7 (20.00%) Incident Management
14 6 (17.14%) Time Management
15 5 (14.29%) Freedom of Information
15 5 (14.29%) Migration
16 4 (11.43%) Finance
16 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
16 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
16 4 (11.43%) iPhone
16 4 (11.43%) iPad
17 3 (8.57%) Video Conferencing
17 3 (8.57%) Logistics
17 3 (8.57%) Cisco Wireless
17 3 (8.57%) Service Design
17 3 (8.57%) Cisco CUCM

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 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (37.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) G Suite
2 1 (2.86%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (8.57%) VPN
1 3 (8.57%) Wireless
2 2 (5.71%) Intranet
3 1 (2.86%) FTP
3 1 (2.86%) LAN
3 1 (2.86%) PuTTY
3 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Informix
1 1 (2.86%) MySQL
1 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (37.14%) JIRA
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Publishing
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) 1st Line Support
2 11 (31.43%) Analyst
2 11 (31.43%) Support Analyst
3 10 (28.57%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) IT Support
4 5 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Trainer
5 3 (8.57%) Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) IT Trainer
6 2 (5.71%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 2 (5.71%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (5.71%) Information Officer
6 2 (5.71%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) SharePoint Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (2.86%) Project Planner
7 1 (2.86%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) LAMP
1 1 (2.86%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (48.57%) Smartphone
2 5 (14.29%) Freedom of Information
3 4 (11.43%) iPad
3 4 (11.43%) iPhone
4 3 (8.57%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (5.71%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (5.71%) Freedom of Information Act
5 2 (5.71%) Wiki
6 1 (2.86%) Clustering
6 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Android
3 15 (42.86%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.71%) Mac OS
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.86%) Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Solaris
5 1 (2.86%) Unix
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Service Management
2 7 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (17.14%) Time Management
4 5 (14.29%) Migration
5 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.57%) Logistics
6 3 (8.57%) Service Design
7 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.71%) Document Management
7 2 (5.71%) Information Management
7 2 (5.71%) ITIL
8 1 (2.86%) Analytics
8 1 (2.86%) Content Management
8 1 (2.86%) Human Resource Management
8 1 (2.86%) Information Architecture
8 1 (2.86%) Project Management
8 1 (2.86%) Server Patching
8 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.86%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) PHP
1 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) Security Cleared
2 14 (40.00%) CTC Cleared
3 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.57%) CCNA
4 3 (8.57%) CCNP
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) GDPR
2 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (2.86%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.71%) Nagios
3 1 (2.86%) Opsview
3 1 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.86%) WSUS
3 1 (2.86%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Google
2 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (22.86%) Apple
4 3 (8.57%) CA
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco
4 3 (8.57%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.86%) Adobe
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.86%) SAP
6 1 (2.86%) Sybase
6 1 (2.86%) Symantec
6 1 (2.86%) Workday