Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 133 151
Rank change year-on-year +36 +18 -13
Contract jobs citing Google 55 43 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.93% 1.06% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 5.27% 3.02% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 33 37
West Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.12% +37.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £270 £326 £263
90th Percentile £485 £575 £315
Yorkshire median daily rate £383 £415 £300
% change year-on-year -7.83% +38.33% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £40.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1044 1423 1671
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 36.55% 35.22% 40.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 935 1021
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.94% -1.43%
10th Percentile £275 £281 £213
90th Percentile £538 £565 £475
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £340
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 42 59
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.17% -8.62% +26.09%
10th Percentile £9.36 £8.50 £9.19
90th Percentile £26.10 £19.96 £40.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £13.81 £13.60
% change year-on-year +1.38% +1.58% +8.76%

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 21 July 2017.

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 21 July 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
Leeds +7 31 £353 -13.23% 17
Bradford +10 4 £425 -2.86%
Google
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Google.

1 39 (70.91%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (65.45%) HTML
2 36 (65.45%) CSS
3 35 (63.64%) JIRA
3 35 (63.64%) HTML5
4 34 (61.82%) CSS3
5 33 (60.00%) Spring
6 32 (58.18%) Git (software)
6 32 (58.18%) Jenkins
7 31 (56.36%) Ruby
7 31 (56.36%) JSON
7 31 (56.36%) Configuration Management
8 30 (54.55%) Scala
8 30 (54.55%) REST
9 29 (52.73%) Confluence
9 29 (52.73%) Django
9 29 (52.73%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (52.73%) Guice
9 29 (52.73%) Ruby on Rails
9 29 (52.73%) Ajax
9 29 (52.73%) Scrum
10 28 (50.91%) HTTP
10 28 (50.91%) Linux
10 28 (50.91%) Subversion
10 28 (50.91%) OWASP
10 28 (50.91%) Test Automation
10 28 (50.91%) RESTful
10 28 (50.91%) Open Source
10 28 (50.91%) Play Framework
11 27 (49.09%) Python

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 29 (52.73%) Confluence
2 3 (5.45%) Apache
3 2 (3.64%) CMS
3 2 (3.64%) WordPress
4 1 (1.82%) Drupal
4 1 (1.82%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (5.45%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.64%) Google Analytics
2 6 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (5.45%) IaaS
4 2 (3.64%) GitHub
4 2 (3.64%) Loggly
4 2 (3.64%) Sumo Logic
5 1 (1.82%) AdWords
5 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.82%) Basecamp
5 1 (1.82%) Firebase
5 1 (1.82%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.82%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 28 (50.91%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) Extranet
2 1 (1.82%) Intranet
2 1 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (47.27%) Relational Database
2 8 (14.55%) MySQL
3 3 (5.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.64%) Riak
5 1 (1.82%) Big Data
5 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.82%) Mixpanel
5 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (63.64%) JIRA
2 32 (58.18%) Git (software)
2 32 (58.18%) Jenkins
3 28 (50.91%) Subversion
4 27 (49.09%) JUnit
5 4 (7.27%) Grunt
5 4 (7.27%) Maven
6 3 (5.45%) Axure RP
6 3 (5.45%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.64%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.82%) Ant
8 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.82%) Babel
8 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.82%) Gradle
8 1 (1.82%) gulp
8 1 (1.82%) JMeter
General
1 10 (18.18%) Marketing
2 4 (7.27%) Retail
3 3 (5.45%) Finance
4 1 (1.82%) Games
4 1 (1.82%) Publishing
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (67.27%) Developer
2 22 (40.00%) Scala Developer
3 15 (27.27%) Java Developer
4 11 (20.00%) Java Scala Developer
5 9 (16.36%) Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Digital Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (7.27%) Digital Analytics Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Designer
8 3 (5.45%) UX Designer
9 2 (3.64%) Business Test Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Digital Project Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Google Analytics Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Google Analytics Web Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) PHP Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Web Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Web Analytics Analyst
10 1 (1.82%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (65.45%) CSS
1 36 (65.45%) HTML
2 35 (63.64%) HTML5
3 34 (61.82%) CSS3
4 33 (60.00%) Spring
5 31 (56.36%) JSON
6 30 (54.55%) REST
7 29 (52.73%) Ajax
7 29 (52.73%) Django
7 29 (52.73%) Guice
7 29 (52.73%) Ruby on Rails
8 28 (50.91%) Play Framework
8 28 (50.91%) RESTful
9 25 (45.45%) Spring MVC
10 5 (9.09%) jQuery
10 5 (9.09%) Web Services
11 4 (7.27%) AngularJS
12 3 (5.45%) Google Maps API
12 3 (5.45%) Node.js
12 3 (5.45%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) User Experience
2 6 (10.91%) Social Media
3 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.64%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.82%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.82%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.82%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 28 (50.91%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) Android
2 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.64%) Windows
4 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (70.91%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (56.36%) Configuration Management
3 29 (52.73%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (52.73%) Scrum
4 28 (50.91%) Open Source
4 28 (50.91%) OWASP
4 28 (50.91%) Test Automation
5 26 (47.27%) MVC
6 24 (43.64%) Responsive Web Design
6 24 (43.64%) Web Design
7 13 (23.64%) Analytics
8 8 (14.55%) Service Design
8 8 (14.55%) Web Development
9 7 (12.73%) API Development
9 7 (12.73%) E-Commerce
9 7 (12.73%) Wireframes
10 5 (9.09%) A/B Testing
10 5 (9.09%) Front End Development
10 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 5 (9.09%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 31 (56.36%) Ruby
2 30 (54.55%) Scala
3 27 (49.09%) C#
3 27 (49.09%) Python
4 15 (27.27%) Java
5 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
5 8 (14.55%) SQL
6 5 (9.09%) PHP
7 3 (5.45%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.64%) C++
8 2 (3.64%) Go
9 1 (1.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.82%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Ansible
1 3 (5.45%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.45%) Puppet
1 3 (5.45%) Salt
2 2 (3.64%) Nagios
2 2 (3.64%) Prometheus
2 2 (3.64%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Tableau
2 4 (7.27%) Rackspace
3 3 (5.45%) Adobe
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) SaltStack
4 2 (3.64%) New Relic
4 2 (3.64%) Splunk
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.82%) Omniture
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