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 3 months to 28 April 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
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 99 102
Rank change year-on-year +31 +3  
Contract jobs citing Google 29 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.09% 0.78% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 5.94% 2.19% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 10
Median daily rate £365 £498 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.63% +76.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £550 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £300
% change year-on-year +2.56% +30.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.46 £26.85
% change year-on-year -2.99% -42.40%  

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 488 731 853
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 35.13% 35.68% 42.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 492 518
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 25 29
Median hourly rate £15.86 £12.10 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.07% -27.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.50 £11.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £21.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +8.33%  

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 28 April 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 3 months to 28 April 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
Leeds +20 17 £383 -23.11% 18
Bradford - 4 £425 -
Google
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 37 (69.81%) HTML
1 37 (69.81%) CSS
2 36 (67.92%) HTML5
3 35 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (62.26%) CSS3
5 29 (54.72%) Jenkins
6 28 (52.83%) Linux
6 28 (52.83%) Python
7 27 (50.94%) Spring
7 27 (50.94%) Ruby
8 25 (47.17%) JSON
8 25 (47.17%) Git (software)
9 24 (45.28%) JIRA
9 24 (45.28%) REST
10 23 (43.40%) Ajax
10 23 (43.40%) Ruby on Rails
10 23 (43.40%) Spring MVC
10 23 (43.40%) Django
10 23 (43.40%) Guice
10 23 (43.40%) MVC
11 22 (41.51%) Scrum
11 22 (41.51%) C#
11 22 (41.51%) Scala
12 21 (39.62%) Open Source
12 21 (39.62%) Relational Database
13 20 (37.74%) HTTP
13 20 (37.74%) Configuration Management
14 19 (35.85%) Java
14 19 (35.85%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (33.96%) RESTful

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 16 (30.19%) Confluence
2 9 (16.98%) Apache
3 5 (9.43%) Apache Spark
3 5 (9.43%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.77%) WordPress
5 1 (1.89%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (5.66%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.89%) Edge Animate
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.89%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (20.75%) Google Analytics
3 10 (18.87%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (18.87%) IaaS
4 8 (15.09%) Loggly
4 8 (15.09%) Sumo Logic
5 1 (1.89%) AdWords
5 1 (1.89%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.74%) HTTP
2 5 (9.43%) DNS
2 5 (9.43%) Internet
3 1 (1.89%) Extranet
3 1 (1.89%) Intranet
3 1 (1.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (39.62%) Relational Database
2 14 (26.42%) MySQL
3 8 (15.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (13.21%) Riak
5 6 (11.32%) Hadoop
6 5 (9.43%) HBase
6 5 (9.43%) MongoDB
6 5 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (9.43%) Redis
7 1 (1.89%) Big Data
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (54.72%) Jenkins
2 25 (47.17%) Git (software)
3 24 (45.28%) JIRA
4 18 (33.96%) JUnit
5 15 (28.30%) Subversion
6 11 (20.75%) Maven
7 10 (18.87%) Grunt
8 8 (15.09%) Vagrant
9 3 (5.66%) Axure RP
9 3 (5.66%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.89%) Ant
10 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.89%) GoogleTest
10 1 (1.89%) JMeter
10 1 (1.89%) Mockito
General
1 9 (16.98%) Marketing
2 3 (5.66%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (56.60%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) Java Developer
3 10 (18.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (18.87%) Scala Developer
4 9 (16.98%) Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) Java Scala Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Digital Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) AWS DevOps
7 4 (7.55%) Designer
7 4 (7.55%) Digital Analytics Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Technical Leader
8 3 (5.66%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Lead DevOps
8 3 (5.66%) UX Designer
9 2 (3.77%) Business Test Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Google Analytics Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Google Analytics Web Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) PHP Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Project Director
9 2 (3.77%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (69.81%) CSS
1 37 (69.81%) HTML
2 36 (67.92%) HTML5
3 33 (62.26%) CSS3
4 27 (50.94%) Spring
5 25 (47.17%) JSON
6 24 (45.28%) REST
7 23 (43.40%) Ajax
7 23 (43.40%) Django
7 23 (43.40%) Guice
7 23 (43.40%) Ruby on Rails
7 23 (43.40%) Spring MVC
8 18 (33.96%) Play Framework
8 18 (33.96%) RESTful
9 12 (22.64%) jQuery
10 10 (18.87%) AngularJS
11 9 (16.98%) LAMP
11 9 (16.98%) Web Services
12 8 (15.09%) Elastic Stack
13 5 (9.43%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) User Experience
2 5 (9.43%) Replication
2 5 (9.43%) Social Media
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.77%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Animation
4 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.89%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.89%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 28 (52.83%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) CoreOS
3 4 (7.55%) Android
4 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.66%) Windows
5 1 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (43.40%) MVC
3 22 (41.51%) Scrum
4 21 (39.62%) Open Source
5 20 (37.74%) Configuration Management
6 19 (35.85%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (33.96%) Automated Testing
8 15 (28.30%) OWASP
9 13 (24.53%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (24.53%) Web Design
10 11 (20.75%) Analytics
10 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
10 11 (20.75%) TDD
11 10 (18.87%) Front End Development
12 9 (16.98%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (16.98%) DevOps
12 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
13 8 (15.09%) BDD
13 8 (15.09%) Web Development
13 8 (15.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) Python
2 27 (50.94%) Ruby
3 22 (41.51%) C#
3 22 (41.51%) Scala
4 19 (35.85%) Java
5 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
6 12 (22.64%) PHP
7 8 (15.09%) SQL
8 6 (11.32%) Bash Shell
9 4 (7.55%) C++
9 4 (7.55%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.89%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) Docker
2 5 (9.43%) HDFS
2 5 (9.43%) VirtualBox
2 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (18.87%) Ansible
1 10 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (18.87%) Puppet
1 10 (18.87%) Salt
2 8 (15.09%) Nagios
2 8 (15.09%) ZABBIX
3 5 (9.43%) Kubernetes
4 3 (5.66%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Rackspace
2 10 (18.87%) SaltStack
3 9 (16.98%) Oracle
4 8 (15.09%) New Relic
4 8 (15.09%) Splunk
5 5 (9.43%) Tableau
5 5 (9.43%) VMware
6 3 (5.66%) Adobe
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.89%) Omniture
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
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