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 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 592 631 621
Rank change year-on-year +39 -10  
Contract jobs citing Google Maps API 15 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.038% 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.100% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 9
Median daily rate £388 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £289 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £548 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £353 £308
% change year-on-year -16.31% +14.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -40.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 -

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 15051 15100 15398
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.01% 28.45% 27.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10395 10636 10284
Median daily rate £425 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 180 213
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -3.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.80 £17.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 June 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 13 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 June 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 +31 15 £388 +3.33% 6
London -7 10 £400 +6.66% 2
North West - 2 £240 - 1
Manchester - 2 £240 - 1
South East +29 1 - - 1
Yorkshire +24 1 £350 +7.69%
Leeds +21 1 £350 +7.69%
West Yorkshire +15 1 £350 +7.69%
Cambridgeshire -1 1 £380 -4.98%
East of England -6 1 £380 -4.98%
Reading - 1 - -
Huntingdon - 1 £380 -
Berkshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 36 (97.30%) Google
2 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
3 14 (37.84%) HTML
3 14 (37.84%) CSS
3 14 (37.84%) Sass
4 13 (35.14%) HTML5
4 13 (35.14%) Wireframes
5 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (29.73%) .NET
7 10 (27.03%) Web Services
7 10 (27.03%) AngularJS
8 9 (24.32%) Leaflet
8 9 (24.32%) Linux
9 8 (21.62%) SQL
9 8 (21.62%) ArcGIS
9 8 (21.62%) REST
9 8 (21.62%) Web Development
9 8 (21.62%) jQuery
9 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
10 7 (18.92%) Android
10 7 (18.92%) NoSQL
10 7 (18.92%) Redis
10 7 (18.92%) MVC
10 7 (18.92%) CMS
10 7 (18.92%) C#
10 7 (18.92%) PHP
10 7 (18.92%) SOAP
10 7 (18.92%) User Stories
10 7 (18.92%) QGIS
10 7 (18.92%) GeoServer

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 8 (21.62%) ArcGIS
2 7 (18.92%) CMS
2 7 (18.92%) GeoServer
3 3 (8.11%) EPiServer
3 3 (8.11%) WordPress
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) Confluence
4 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.70%) NetWeaver
4 1 (2.70%) Smallworld
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.70%) Firebase
2 1 (2.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) SSH
2 4 (10.81%) 4G
2 4 (10.81%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) NoSQL
1 7 (18.92%) QGIS
1 7 (18.92%) Redis
2 5 (13.51%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) GIS
3 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.22%) Gradle
3 5 (13.51%) JUnit
3 5 (13.51%) Mockito
3 5 (13.51%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (13.51%) Robolectric
3 5 (13.51%) TeamCity
3 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
4 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.41%) JIRA
6 1 (2.70%) Ant
6 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.70%) git-flow
6 1 (2.70%) JMeter
6 1 (2.70%) Maven
6 1 (2.70%) Xcode
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Back Office
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Games
4 1 (2.70%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 33 (89.19%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (18.92%) .NET Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Web Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Android Developer
5 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Lead Android Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Lead Developer
6 4 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (10.81%) C# Developer
6 4 (10.81%) iOS Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Android Developer
7 3 (8.11%) WordPress Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Mobile Developer
9 1 (2.70%) GIS Technician
9 1 (2.70%) J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.70%) JSP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) CSS
1 14 (37.84%) HTML
1 14 (37.84%) Sass
2 13 (35.14%) HTML5
3 11 (29.73%) .NET
4 10 (27.03%) AngularJS
4 10 (27.03%) Web Services
5 9 (24.32%) Leaflet
6 8 (21.62%) jQuery
6 8 (21.62%) REST
7 7 (18.92%) OpenLayers
7 7 (18.92%) SOAP
8 4 (10.81%) Material Design
8 4 (10.81%) XML
9 3 (8.11%) Apache Cordova
9 3 (8.11%) CSS3
9 3 (8.11%) LAMP
9 3 (8.11%) RSS
9 3 (8.11%) WAMP
9 3 (8.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (8.11%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.41%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.41%) iPhone
3 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.41%) Social Media
3 2 (5.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) Android
3 5 (13.51%) Apple iOS
4 4 (10.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Wireframes
2 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.62%) Web Development
4 7 (18.92%) MVC
4 7 (18.92%) User Stories
5 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
6 5 (13.51%) Android Development
6 5 (13.51%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (13.51%) Memory Management
6 5 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (13.51%) TDD
6 5 (13.51%) Web Design
7 4 (10.81%) API Development
7 4 (10.81%) iOS Development
8 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
8 3 (8.11%) DevOps
8 3 (8.11%) Front End Development
8 3 (8.11%) Mobile Optimisation
8 3 (8.11%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
2 8 (21.62%) SQL
3 7 (18.92%) C#
3 7 (18.92%) PHP
4 2 (5.41%) Apple Swift
4 2 (5.41%) Java
4 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
4 2 (5.41%) Python
5 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 36 (97.30%) Google
2 3 (8.11%) SAP
3 2 (5.41%) Facebook
3 2 (5.41%) Mapbox
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Rackspace
3 2 (5.41%) Twitter
4 1 (2.70%) Mapinfo
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