Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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 Maps
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 855 869 870
Rank change year-on-year +14 +1 -59
Contract jobs citing Google Maps API 32 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.021% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.097% 0.069% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 17
UK median daily rate £450 £336 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.83% -10.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £305 £265
90th Percentile £580 £419 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £328 £275
% change year-on-year +37.40% +19.09% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
UK median hourly rate £13.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 - -

Google Maps API is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 32971 31981 32228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.98% 30.38% 28.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 23277 22154 22091
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 367 553
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £18.35 £14.40 £15.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.80 £54.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.33% - +10.74%

Google Maps API
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google Maps API.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google Maps API in the UK

Google Maps API
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 Maps API within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 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 +19 25 £425 +26.39% 3
UK excluding London +45 20 £450 +37.40%
London -15 12 £445 +18.67% 3
South East +12 10 £350 +7.69%
Scotland - 7 £525 -
Midlands - 2 £175 -
North of England +54 1 £350 +6.06%
Yorkshire +15 1 £350 +6.06%
East Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £175 -

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 32 (100.00%) Google
2 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
3 20 (62.50%) HTML
4 19 (59.38%) CSS
5 16 (50.00%) HTML5
6 15 (46.88%) Web Services
6 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (43.75%) CSS3
7 14 (43.75%) AngularJS
8 12 (37.50%) Marketing
9 11 (34.38%) PHP
9 11 (34.38%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (31.25%) Sass
10 10 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (31.25%) Web Design
11 9 (28.13%) Drupal
11 9 (28.13%) Symfony
12 8 (25.00%) JSON
12 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 8 (25.00%) Node.js
12 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
12 8 (25.00%) XML
12 8 (25.00%) Linux
12 8 (25.00%) Facebook
12 8 (25.00%) Twitter
13 7 (21.88%) Open Graph
13 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
13 7 (21.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (21.88%) Twig
13 7 (21.88%) Mapbox

Google Maps API
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 9 (28.13%) Drupal
2 7 (21.88%) CMS
2 7 (21.88%) nginx
3 4 (12.50%) JBoss
4 1 (3.13%) ArcGIS
4 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (18.75%) npm
3 4 (12.50%) Trello
4 3 (9.38%) GitHub
4 3 (9.38%) Heroku
5 2 (6.25%) Akamai
5 2 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (6.25%) Firebase
5 2 (6.25%) Google Analytics
5 2 (6.25%) Serverless
5 2 (6.25%) Slack
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (3.13%) SaaS
6 1 (3.13%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (6.25%) GIS
4 1 (3.13%) Big Data
4 1 (3.13%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (3.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.50%) Ant
3 4 (12.50%) Bower
3 4 (12.50%) Jasmine
3 4 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (12.50%) Maven
3 4 (12.50%) Mockito
3 4 (12.50%) SoapUI
3 4 (12.50%) Subversion
4 3 (9.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (9.38%) JIRA
4 3 (9.38%) Selenium
5 2 (6.25%) Bitbucket
5 2 (6.25%) Gradle
6 1 (3.13%) Android Studio
6 1 (3.13%) Grunt
6 1 (3.13%) gulp
6 1 (3.13%) Hudson
6 1 (3.13%) JUnit
General
1 12 (37.50%) Marketing
2 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (21.88%) Finance
4 6 (18.75%) Electronics
4 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
5 5 (15.63%) Publishing
6 3 (9.38%) Automotive
7 1 (3.13%) Games
7 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (25.00%) HTML Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Agile Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Drupal Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (18.75%) PHP Developer
6 5 (15.63%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 5 (15.63%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 5 (15.63%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Symfony Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Selenium Tester
8 3 (9.38%) Tester
8 3 (9.38%) Web Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Architect
9 2 (6.25%) Digital Architect
9 2 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Senior Drupal Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Telecoms Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) HTML
2 19 (59.38%) CSS
3 16 (50.00%) HTML5
4 15 (46.88%) Web Services
5 14 (43.75%) AngularJS
5 14 (43.75%) CSS3
6 10 (31.25%) Sass
7 9 (28.13%) Symfony
8 8 (25.00%) JSON
8 8 (25.00%) Node.js
8 8 (25.00%) XML
9 7 (21.88%) jQuery
9 7 (21.88%) Open Graph
9 7 (21.88%) Twig
9 7 (21.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (18.75%) Ajax
11 5 (15.63%) REST
11 5 (15.63%) SOAP
11 5 (15.63%) Spring
11 5 (15.63%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Animation
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Android
3 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) Responsive Web Design
3 10 (31.25%) Web Design
4 7 (21.88%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (18.75%) Integration Testing
5 6 (18.75%) Programme Management
6 5 (15.63%) Collaborative Working
6 5 (15.63%) Front End Development
6 5 (15.63%) MVC
7 4 (12.50%) Analytics
7 4 (12.50%) Kanban
7 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 3 (9.38%) DevOps
8 3 (9.38%) Machine Learning
8 3 (9.38%) Microservices
8 3 (9.38%) Mobile First
8 3 (9.38%) Regression Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
2 11 (34.38%) PHP
3 6 (18.75%) Java
4 2 (6.25%) Go
4 2 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (3.13%) ES6
5 1 (3.13%) Kotlin
5 1 (3.13%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) BC Cleared
1 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Google
2 8 (25.00%) Facebook
2 8 (25.00%) Twitter
3 7 (21.88%) Mapbox
4 6 (18.75%) SAP
5 2 (6.25%) New Relic
5 2 (6.25%) Splunk
6 1 (3.13%) Capita
6 1 (3.13%) Mapinfo
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle
6 1 (3.13%) Xamarin