Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 6 months to 22 January 2018 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 98 128
Rank change year-on-year -35 +30 +15
Contract jobs citing Google 21 54 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.69% 1.72% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 1.80% 4.22% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 29 33
West Yorkshire median daily rate £463 £410 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.80% -18.00% -
10th Percentile £337 £325 £254
90th Percentile £555 £525 £572
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £410 £403
% change year-on-year +9.76% +1.86% +49.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Google is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in West Yorkshire.

All Vendors
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,168 1,281 1,611
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 38.28% 40.80% 38.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 741 799 953
West Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £248
90th Percentile £550 £550 £537
Yorkshire median daily rate £393 £376 £375
% change year-on-year +4.32% +0.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 58 97
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.25 £12.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.33% -18.33% +30.86%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.48 £8.76
90th Percentile £40.00 £26.50 £22.85
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.48 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.59% +3.43% +7.69%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Google as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Google in West Yorkshire

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in West Yorkshire

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google in West Yorkshire

Google
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Leeds -34 15 £456 +9.28% 33
Bradford +5 2 £525 - 8
Halifax - 1 £215 - 1
Google
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Google.

1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Java
3 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 8 (38.10%) Scala
4 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (38.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (38.10%) Ruby
4 8 (38.10%) C#
5 7 (33.33%) HTML
5 7 (33.33%) CSS
5 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 7 (33.33%) REST
6 6 (28.57%) CSS3
6 6 (28.57%) Node.js
6 6 (28.57%) Open Source
6 6 (28.57%) Confluence
6 6 (28.57%) HTML5
6 6 (28.57%) Play Framework
6 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 6 (28.57%) Web Design
6 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (23.81%) Guice
7 5 (23.81%) OWASP
7 5 (23.81%) Subversion
7 5 (23.81%) JSON
7 5 (23.81%) JIRA
7 5 (23.81%) Django
7 5 (23.81%) Scrum
7 5 (23.81%) Ajax

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 6 (28.57%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (38.10%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (19.05%) IaaS
3 3 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (14.29%) Loggly
3 3 (14.29%) Serverless
3 3 (14.29%) Slack
3 3 (14.29%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (9.52%) GitHub
4 2 (9.52%) Google Play
5 1 (4.76%) Google Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (4.76%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 4 (19.05%) MySQL
3 3 (14.29%) Redis
4 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.76%) BigQuery
5 1 (4.76%) Bigtable
5 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (4.76%) Event Store
5 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 5 (23.81%) JIRA
2 5 (23.81%) JUnit
2 5 (23.81%) Subversion
3 3 (14.29%) Maven
3 3 (14.29%) Vagrant
4 2 (9.52%) Appium
4 2 (9.52%) Calabash
4 2 (9.52%) Grunt
4 2 (9.52%) gulp
5 1 (4.76%) Babel
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Billing
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Scala Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Site Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Android Developer
5 2 (9.52%) AWS Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Designer
5 2 (9.52%) iOS Android Developer
5 2 (9.52%) iOS Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Scala Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Angular Developer
6 1 (4.76%) AWS Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Trainer
6 1 (4.76%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) CSS
1 7 (33.33%) HTML
1 7 (33.33%) REST
2 6 (28.57%) CSS3
2 6 (28.57%) HTML5
2 6 (28.57%) Node.js
2 6 (28.57%) Play Framework
3 5 (23.81%) Ajax
3 5 (23.81%) Django
3 5 (23.81%) Guice
3 5 (23.81%) JSON
3 5 (23.81%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (23.81%) Spring
3 5 (23.81%) Web Services
4 3 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (14.29%) RESTful
4 3 (14.29%) Spring MVC
5 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.76%) Backbone.js
6 1 (4.76%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.76%) Fintech
2 1 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Android
2 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (28.57%) Open Source
3 6 (28.57%) Web Design
4 5 (23.81%) OWASP
4 5 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (23.81%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) DevOps
6 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 3 (14.29%) MVC
6 3 (14.29%) Service Design
6 3 (14.29%) Web Development
7 2 (9.52%) Android Development
7 2 (9.52%) iOS Development
7 2 (9.52%) Microservices
7 2 (9.52%) Mobile Development
7 2 (9.52%) SOA
7 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Java
2 8 (38.10%) C#
2 8 (38.10%) Ruby
2 8 (38.10%) Scala
3 5 (23.81%) Python
4 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 3 (14.29%) C++
4 3 (14.29%) Go
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
5 2 (9.52%) Apple Swift
5 2 (9.52%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.76%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) AWS Certification
1 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) GCP
1 1 (4.76%) PSD2
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Rancher
2 3 (14.29%) Nagios
2 3 (14.29%) Prometheus
2 3 (14.29%) Terraform
2 3 (14.29%) ZABBIX
3 1 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) New Relic
1 3 (14.29%) Rackspace
1 3 (14.29%) Splunk
2 2 (9.52%) Apple
3 1 (4.76%) Apigee
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.76%) Twitter