The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Google Maps API skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Google Maps API over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Maps
UK
Rank 587 617 603
Rank change year-on-year +30 -14  
Contract jobs citing Google Maps API 22 24 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.045% 0.038%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 13
Median daily rate £363 £400 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.37% +39.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £281
% change year-on-year -6.66% +33.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.50 -

Google Maps API is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14027 14876 14126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.36% 27.95% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9735 10312 9157
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 227 189
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Google Maps API
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Google Maps API as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Google Maps API in the UK

Google Maps API
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google Maps API in the UK

Google Maps API
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google Maps API over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google Maps API in the UK

Google Maps API
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Google Maps API.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google Maps API in the UK

Google Maps API
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google Maps API within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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 +37 16 £400 - 10
South East +30 9 £400 -8.57% 2
West Sussex - 6 £400 -
Yorkshire - 4 £355 -
London +22 3 £425 +6.25% 3
Gatwick - 3 £400 -
Leeds - 3 £335 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £335 -
Oxfordshire -9 2 £325 -5.79% 2
East Grinstead - 2 £400 -
Aylesbury - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -

Google Maps API
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Google Maps API 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 Maps API.

1 29 (100.00%) Google
2 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
3 15 (51.72%) HTML
3 15 (51.72%) CSS
3 15 (51.72%) Sass
4 14 (48.28%) HTML5
5 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (44.83%) .NET
6 12 (41.38%) Web Services
7 11 (37.93%) REST
7 11 (37.93%) jQuery
7 11 (37.93%) Wireframes
8 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
8 10 (34.48%) Web Development
8 10 (34.48%) Linux
8 10 (34.48%) C#
8 10 (34.48%) SQL
8 10 (34.48%) SOAP
8 10 (34.48%) MVC
8 10 (34.48%) CMS
9 9 (31.03%) ArcGIS
10 8 (27.59%) NoSQL
10 8 (27.59%) Redis
10 8 (27.59%) GeoServer
10 8 (27.59%) OpenLayers
11 7 (24.14%) QGIS
11 7 (24.14%) Leaflet
11 7 (24.14%) User Stories
11 7 (24.14%) Finance
11 7 (24.14%) PHP

Google Maps API
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 (34.48%) CMS
2 9 (31.03%) ArcGIS
3 8 (27.59%) GeoServer
4 5 (17.24%) EPiServer
5 3 (10.34%) WordPress
6 2 (6.90%) Apache
7 1 (3.45%) Confluence
7 1 (3.45%) Documentum
7 1 (3.45%) Drupal
7 1 (3.45%) IIS
7 1 (3.45%) JBoss
7 1 (3.45%) Perch
7 1 (3.45%) SilverStripe
7 1 (3.45%) Smallworld
7 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) SSH
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) NoSQL
1 8 (27.59%) Redis
2 7 (24.14%) MySQL
2 7 (24.14%) QGIS
3 3 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.45%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (3.45%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
1 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
2 5 (17.24%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (17.24%) TeamCity
3 2 (6.90%) Gradle
3 2 (6.90%) JUnit
3 2 (6.90%) Mockito
3 2 (6.90%) Robolectric
4 1 (3.45%) Ant
4 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.45%) JMeter
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) NuGet
4 1 (3.45%) NUnit
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Back Office
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Advertising
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) .NET Developer
3 8 (27.59%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Web Developer
4 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 5 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.34%) WordPress Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Android Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Lead Android Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Android Developer
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 1 (3.45%) UI/UX Designer
7 1 (3.45%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) CSS
1 15 (51.72%) HTML
1 15 (51.72%) Sass
2 14 (48.28%) HTML5
3 13 (44.83%) .NET
4 12 (41.38%) Web Services
5 11 (37.93%) jQuery
5 11 (37.93%) REST
6 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
6 10 (34.48%) SOAP
7 8 (27.59%) OpenLayers
8 7 (24.14%) Leaflet
9 5 (17.24%) XML
10 4 (13.79%) LAMP
10 4 (13.79%) RSS
10 4 (13.79%) XSLT
11 3 (10.34%) CSS3
11 3 (10.34%) WAMP
12 2 (6.90%) JSON
12 2 (6.90%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Android
4 1 (3.45%) Solaris
4 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Wireframes
3 10 (34.48%) MVC
3 10 (34.48%) Web Development
4 7 (24.14%) User Stories
5 5 (17.24%) Asset Management
5 5 (17.24%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (17.24%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (17.24%) Web Design
6 4 (13.79%) API Development
7 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) DevOps
7 3 (10.34%) Mobile Optimisation
7 3 (10.34%) Open Source
7 3 (10.34%) TDD
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.90%) Memory Management
8 2 (6.90%) Project Governance
8 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
2 10 (34.48%) C#
2 10 (34.48%) SQL
3 7 (24.14%) PHP
4 2 (6.90%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.45%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Google
2 3 (10.34%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) Apple
3 2 (6.90%) Rackspace
4 1 (3.45%) EMC
4 1 (3.45%) FatWire
4 1 (3.45%) Mapinfo
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle