Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 124 114
Rank change year-on-year -1 -10 +20
Contract jobs citing Google 43 30 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.27% 0.99% 1.59%
As % of the Vendors category 3.65% 2.50% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 29
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%
10th Percentile £326 £316 £327
90th Percentile £515 £550 £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 - -

Google is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all 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 1,178 1,199 1,369
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 34.67% 39.64% 38.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 748 859
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £553 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +1.25% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 58 52
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.20 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.75% +11.37% -10.53%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.64 £9.28
90th Percentile £25.00 £40.00 £23.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.70 £14.48
% change year-on-year +4.08% +1.52% +6.51%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +9 23 £425 -4.23% 50
Bradford -17 5 £220 -58.10% 8
Halifax -2 1 £550 +155.81%
Huddersfield - 1 - - 2
Brighouse - 1 £450 -
Google
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Google also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Google.

1 21 (48.84%) Google Cloud Platform
2 20 (46.51%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (41.86%) Docker
4 17 (39.53%) DevOps
5 14 (32.56%) Java
6 13 (30.23%) Linux
7 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (27.91%) Jenkins
8 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (25.58%) Python
9 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
9 10 (23.26%) Puppet
10 9 (20.93%) Microservices
10 9 (20.93%) Configuration Management
11 8 (18.60%) Google Analytics
11 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (18.60%) Test Automation
11 8 (18.60%) Analytics
11 8 (18.60%) MongoDB
11 8 (18.60%) Kubernetes
12 7 (16.28%) Cucumber
12 7 (16.28%) Node.js
12 7 (16.28%) Selenium
12 7 (16.28%) Ruby
12 7 (16.28%) Windows
12 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
13 6 (13.95%) CSS
13 6 (13.95%) IntelliJ
13 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
13 6 (13.95%) JSON

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 5 (11.63%) nginx
1 5 (11.63%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.98%) Confluence
3 1 (2.33%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 21 (48.84%) Google Cloud Platform
2 20 (46.51%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (18.60%) Google Analytics
5 4 (9.30%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (9.30%) G Suite
5 4 (9.30%) OpenShift
6 3 (6.98%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (6.98%) GitHub
6 3 (6.98%) Google App Engine
7 2 (4.65%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (4.65%) Google Compute Engine
7 2 (4.65%) Stackdriver
8 1 (2.33%) IaaS
8 1 (2.33%) PaaS
8 1 (2.33%) SaaS
8 1 (2.33%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.63%) HTTP
2 5 (11.63%) Internet
3 4 (9.30%) DLNA
3 4 (9.30%) SSL
3 4 (9.30%) UPnP
3 4 (9.30%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (4.65%) DNS
5 1 (2.33%) DHCP
5 1 (2.33%) FTP
5 1 (2.33%) IPsec
5 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) MongoDB
2 5 (11.63%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.98%) BigQuery
4 2 (4.65%) Bigtable
5 1 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.33%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Jenkins
2 7 (16.28%) Cucumber
2 7 (16.28%) Selenium
3 6 (13.95%) Gatling
3 6 (13.95%) IntelliJ
4 4 (9.30%) Ant
4 4 (9.30%) GCC
4 4 (9.30%) GDB
4 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
4 4 (9.30%) GoogleTest
4 4 (9.30%) JUnit
4 4 (9.30%) Mockito
5 3 (6.98%) Artifactory
5 3 (6.98%) JIRA
6 2 (4.65%) gulp
6 2 (4.65%) Maven
6 2 (4.65%) Sublime Text
6 2 (4.65%) Subversion
6 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio Code
6 2 (4.65%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (9.30%) Electronics
2 3 (6.98%) Arabic Language
2 3 (6.98%) Hindi Language
2 3 (6.98%) Retail
3 2 (4.65%) Indonesian Language
3 2 (4.65%) Malayalam Language
3 2 (4.65%) Tamil Language
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Scala Developer
4 4 (9.30%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (9.30%) Embedded Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Data Scientist
5 3 (6.98%) Information Management Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Management Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Architect
6 2 (4.65%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.65%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) Node.js
2 6 (13.95%) CSS
2 6 (13.95%) Gherkin
2 6 (13.95%) JSON
2 6 (13.95%) Play Framework
3 5 (11.63%) Web Services
4 4 (9.30%) JNI
4 4 (9.30%) Kafka
4 4 (9.30%) Qt
4 4 (9.30%) Servlets
4 4 (9.30%) STL
4 4 (9.30%) XML
5 3 (6.98%) Natural Language Processing
5 3 (6.98%) SpaCy
5 3 (6.98%) TensorFlow
6 2 (4.65%) CoreNLP
6 2 (4.65%) HTML5
6 2 (4.65%) React
6 2 (4.65%) REST
6 2 (4.65%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (9.30%) MPEG
3 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Windows
3 5 (11.63%) Android
4 4 (9.30%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (9.30%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.33%) Unix
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) DevOps
2 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.93%) Configuration Management
3 9 (20.93%) Microservices
4 8 (18.60%) Analytics
4 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (18.60%) Test Automation
5 6 (13.95%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
6 5 (11.63%) Open Source
6 5 (11.63%) TDD
7 4 (9.30%) Information Management
7 4 (9.30%) Lean Software Development
7 4 (9.30%) Multithreading
7 4 (9.30%) OO
7 4 (9.30%) OOP
7 4 (9.30%) Records Management
7 4 (9.30%) Scrum
7 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.30%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) Java
2 11 (25.58%) Python
3 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.28%) Ruby
4 6 (13.95%) Groovy
4 6 (13.95%) Scala
5 5 (11.63%) Perl
6 4 (9.30%) C#
6 4 (9.30%) Haskell
7 3 (6.98%) C
7 3 (6.98%) C++
7 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.65%) PHP
8 2 (4.65%) SQL
9 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.33%) Go
9 1 (2.33%) Java 8
9 1 (2.33%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) PhD
2 2 (4.65%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.65%) DBS Check
2 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) GDPR
1 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (41.86%) Docker
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.98%) Xen
3 2 (4.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) Puppet
2 8 (18.60%) Kubernetes
3 6 (13.95%) Grafana
3 6 (13.95%) Kibana
3 6 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (9.30%) Ansible
5 2 (4.65%) Graphite
5 2 (4.65%) Rancher
5 2 (4.65%) Terraform
6 1 (2.33%) Mesos
6 1 (2.33%) OpenView
6 1 (2.33%) Salt
6 1 (2.33%) SCOM
6 1 (2.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Adobe
2 3 (6.98%) VMware
3 2 (4.65%) Facebook
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) Splunk
4 1 (2.33%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (2.33%) Crimson Hexagon
4 1 (2.33%) HP
4 1 (2.33%) Proofpoint
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.33%) Twitter
4 1 (2.33%) Xamarin