The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for G Suite skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited G Suite over the 3 months to 25 May 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 G Suite (formerly Google Apps)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 134 123
Rank change year-on-year +24 -11  
Contract jobs citing G Suite 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.11% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.72% 1.33% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £400 £90 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +344.44% -50.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £300 £170
% change year-on-year +50.00% +76.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

G Suite is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 276 225 110
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 14.31% 8.01% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 153 53
Median daily rate £460 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +29.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 5
Median hourly rate £14.75 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.44% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £22.50 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.35 £22.50 £24.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.61 £25.00
% change year-on-year -3.11% -21.56%  

G Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing G Suite as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for G Suite in the West Midlands

G Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing G Suite in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for G Suite in the West Midlands

G Suite
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing G Suite in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for G Suite in the West Midlands

G Suite
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing G Suite within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Warwickshire +4 1 - - 2
G Suite
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2017, IT contractor jobs citing G Suite also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for G Suite.

1 5 (100.00%) Google
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) Automotive
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (40.00%) BPR
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Product Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Conflict Management
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Migration

G Suite
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Automotive
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Process Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (40.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Process Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) ICT Support
3 1 (20.00%) ICT Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Migration Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Process Mapping Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Project Office Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Process Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Process Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) BPR
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Conflict Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITSM
1 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Product Marketing
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft