The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Google over the 3 months to 29 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Google.

Google
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 28 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 -  
Contract jobs citing Google 24 44 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.57% 7.18% -
As % of the Vendors category 8.92% 16.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 0
Median daily rate £410 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.52% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £300
% change year-on-year +5.26% +26.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £27.77
% change year-on-year -9.09% -40.57%  

Google is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 269 263 270
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 51.24% 42.90% 52.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 130 161
Median daily rate £413 £371 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -7.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £509 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 16
Median hourly rate £27.50 £17.47 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.39% +16.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £15.05 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £27.25 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing Google as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Google in West Sussex

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in West Sussex

Google
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 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
Worthing -5 10 £516 +17.88%
Gatwick - 3 £400 -
East Grinstead - 2 £400 -
Google
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Google 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Google.

1 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (78.79%) C#
3 24 (72.73%) HTML
3 24 (72.73%) CSS
3 24 (72.73%) HTML5
3 24 (72.73%) REST
4 22 (66.67%) Scala
4 22 (66.67%) Open Source
4 22 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 22 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (66.67%) Automated Testing
4 22 (66.67%) Ruby
4 22 (66.67%) HTTP
5 19 (57.58%) Python
5 19 (57.58%) Java
5 19 (57.58%) Jenkins
6 17 (51.52%) Play Framework
6 17 (51.52%) JSON
6 17 (51.52%) Spring
7 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
7 16 (48.48%) Linux
7 16 (48.48%) jQuery
7 16 (48.48%) AngularJS
8 15 (45.45%) NoSQL
8 15 (45.45%) OWASP
9 14 (42.42%) CSS3
9 14 (42.42%) JUnit
9 14 (42.42%) MVC
10 13 (39.39%) Subversion
10 13 (39.39%) Web Design

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 13 (39.39%) Confluence
2 10 (30.30%) Apache
3 9 (27.27%) nginx
3 9 (27.27%) Tomcat
4 7 (21.21%) CMS
5 4 (12.12%) JBoss
5 4 (12.12%) WebLogic
6 3 (9.09%) EPiServer
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) GitHub
1 9 (27.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (66.67%) HTTP
2 9 (27.27%) SSL
2 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) NoSQL
2 13 (39.39%) Relational Database
3 9 (27.27%) MongoDB
4 6 (18.18%) Redis
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 19 (57.58%) Jenkins
3 14 (42.42%) JUnit
4 13 (39.39%) JIRA
4 13 (39.39%) Subversion
5 9 (27.27%) Ant
5 9 (27.27%) Cucumber
5 9 (27.27%) Gatling
5 9 (27.27%) Grunt
5 9 (27.27%) gulp
5 9 (27.27%) IntelliJ
5 9 (27.27%) Karma Test Runner
5 9 (27.27%) Selenium
5 9 (27.27%) Sublime Text
6 5 (15.15%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (15.15%) TeamCity
6 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
7 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (15.15%) Back Office
2 3 (9.09%) Marketing
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (87.88%) Developer
2 22 (66.67%) Scala Developer
3 7 (21.21%) .NET Developer
4 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 5 (15.15%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (15.15%) C# Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Business Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Java Scala Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Scala Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Developer
7 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Scala Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (72.73%) CSS
1 24 (72.73%) HTML
1 24 (72.73%) HTML5
1 24 (72.73%) REST
2 17 (51.52%) JSON
2 17 (51.52%) Play Framework
2 17 (51.52%) Spring
3 16 (48.48%) AngularJS
3 16 (48.48%) jQuery
4 14 (42.42%) CSS3
5 13 (39.39%) Ajax
5 13 (39.39%) Django
5 13 (39.39%) Guice
5 13 (39.39%) Ruby on Rails
6 11 (33.33%) SOAP
7 9 (27.27%) Akka
7 9 (27.27%) Gherkin
7 9 (27.27%) Node.js
7 9 (27.27%) Servlets
8 8 (24.24%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Linux
2 9 (27.27%) Ubuntu
2 9 (27.27%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 22 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (66.67%) Open Source
3 15 (45.45%) OWASP
4 14 (42.42%) MVC
5 13 (39.39%) Responsive Web Design
5 13 (39.39%) Web Design
6 11 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 11 (33.33%) DevOps
7 9 (27.27%) Analytics
8 8 (24.24%) Web Development
9 4 (12.12%) API Development
9 4 (12.12%) B2B
9 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
9 4 (12.12%) Microservices
9 4 (12.12%) Scrum
9 4 (12.12%) Service Design
10 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 3 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) C#
2 22 (66.67%) Ruby
2 22 (66.67%) Scala
3 19 (57.58%) Java
3 19 (57.58%) Python
4 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
5 10 (30.30%) SQL
6 9 (27.27%) Groovy
6 9 (27.27%) Haskell
6 9 (27.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) Grafana
1 9 (27.27%) Kibana
2 4 (12.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Apple
1 4 (12.12%) webMethods
2 3 (9.09%) Adobe
2 3 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft