Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 828 865 872
Rank change year-on-year +37 +7 -5
Contract jobs citing Google Drive 33 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.021% 0.018%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.22% 0.18% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 16
UK median daily rate £174 £180 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.47% -60.00% +125.00%
10th Percentile £153 £133 £335
90th Percentile £214 £322 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £168 £300 £450
% change year-on-year -44.08% -33.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £170.00 -
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 15286 11966 7186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.38% 11.23% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10522 8263 4798
UK median daily rate £465 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £269 £275 £255
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 187 112
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -20.88% +28.17%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.59 £11.00
90th Percentile £63.75 £56.75 £41.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.06 £23.00
% change year-on-year +11.37% -25.83% +31.43%

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 18 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google Drive in the UK

Google Drive
Top 8 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 18 October 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 +50 33 £174 -3.47% 2
UK excluding London +40 20 £168 -44.08% 2
London +1 13 £180 +3.60%
North of England - 13 £168 - 1
North West - 11 £168 -
East of England -10 5 £176 +76.25%
South East +13 2 £225 -27.42%
North East - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 30 (90.91%) Google
2 23 (69.70%) Smartphone
2 23 (69.70%) Apple iOS
2 23 (69.70%) Windows
2 23 (69.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (69.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 22 (66.67%) JIRA
3 22 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 22 (66.67%) Android
4 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 17 (51.52%) Service Management
6 16 (48.48%) SC Cleared
7 15 (45.45%) CTC Cleared
8 10 (30.30%) Incident Management
9 8 (24.24%) Apple
10 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
11 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (12.12%) User Experience
13 3 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (9.09%) G Suite
13 3 (9.09%) GitHub
13 3 (9.09%) Trello
13 3 (9.09%) QA
13 3 (9.09%) Time Management
13 3 (9.09%) CMS
13 3 (9.09%) HTML
13 3 (9.09%) Photoshop
13 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
13 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
13 3 (9.09%) Service Design

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 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (69.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 23 (69.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 3 (9.09%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) G Suite
1 3 (9.09%) GitHub
1 3 (9.09%) Slack
1 3 (9.09%) Trello
2 1 (3.03%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) OneDrive
Development Applications
1 22 (66.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
1 2 (6.06%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) 1st Line Support
2 17 (51.52%) Analyst
3 16 (48.48%) Support Analyst
4 14 (42.42%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 7 (21.21%) IT Analyst
5 7 (21.21%) IT Support
5 7 (21.21%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Designer
6 3 (9.09%) Digital Designer
6 3 (9.09%) Digital UX Designer
6 3 (9.09%) IT Trainer
6 3 (9.09%) Trainer
6 3 (9.09%) UX Designer
7 2 (6.06%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 2 (6.06%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Support
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Support Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (69.70%) Smartphone
2 4 (12.12%) User Experience
3 2 (6.06%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (3.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Apple iOS
1 23 (69.70%) Windows
2 22 (66.67%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Service Management
2 10 (30.30%) Incident Management
3 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) Service Design
4 3 (9.09%) Time Management
5 2 (6.06%) Logistics
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Prototyping
5 2 (6.06%) Wireframes
6 1 (3.03%) Analytics
6 1 (3.03%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 1 (3.03%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (3.03%) Project Management
6 1 (3.03%) Web Analytics
6 1 (3.03%) Web Design
6 1 (3.03%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 22 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 16 (48.48%) SC Cleared
3 15 (45.45%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (90.91%) Google
2 8 (24.24%) Apple
3 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Adobe