Period
to 20 August 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 20 August 2019 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 129 128
Rank change year-on-year +57 -1 +32
Contract jobs citing Google 114 75 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.78% 1.53% 1.51%
As % of the Vendors category 6.73% 4.21% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 49 31
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -4.48%
10th Percentile £338 £273 £263
90th Percentile £573 £550 £519
England median daily rate £500 £489 £413
% change year-on-year +2.30% +18.48% -1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £100.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -88.00% - -
England median hourly rate £32.55 £15.85 £27.16
% change year-on-year +105.33% -41.64% +46.81%

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 Yorkshire.

All Vendors
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,694 1,781 1,626
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 41.24% 36.35% 38.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,096 1,118 964
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £213 £258 £257
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £460 £450 £439
% change year-on-year +2.22% +2.51% +4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 95 67
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.43% +25.00% +1.38%
10th Percentile £9.80 £10.75 £9.25
90th Percentile £33.18 £37.10 £26.25
England median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +11.43% +2.94% -2.16%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Google in Yorkshire

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in Yorkshire

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google in Yorkshire

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google in Yorkshire

Google
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +44 66 £425 - 37
South Yorkshire +11 44 £550 +33.33% 13
North Yorkshire +7 1 - - 5
East Yorkshire +3 1 - - 2
Google
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Google.

1 86 (75.44%) Google Cloud Platform
2 66 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (47.37%) Python
4 51 (44.74%) Amazon AWS
5 48 (42.11%) Analytics
6 47 (41.23%) Finance
7 44 (38.60%) SQL
8 40 (35.09%) JIRA
8 40 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (32.46%) BigQuery
10 36 (31.58%) DevOps
11 35 (30.70%) Java
12 34 (29.82%) Big Data
13 31 (27.19%) Microsoft Azure
13 31 (27.19%) Linux
14 27 (23.68%) Jenkins
15 25 (21.93%) Ansible
16 24 (21.05%) Hadoop
17 23 (20.18%) Problem-Solving
18 20 (17.54%) Change Management
18 20 (17.54%) Puppet
18 20 (17.54%) Continuous Deployment
18 20 (17.54%) Qlik Sense
19 19 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
19 19 (16.67%) Confluence
19 19 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
19 19 (16.67%) Financial Institution
19 19 (16.67%) Scrum
20 18 (15.79%) Bash Shell
20 18 (15.79%) Kanban

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 19 (16.67%) Confluence
2 16 (14.04%) SAS
3 11 (9.65%) Apache
4 9 (7.89%) Apache Spark
4 9 (7.89%) Jupyter
4 9 (7.89%) OpenStack
5 5 (4.39%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.75%) nginx
7 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.88%) IIS
8 1 (0.88%) JBoss
8 1 (0.88%) Jetty
8 1 (0.88%) Mongrel
8 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (7.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (6.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.63%) SPSS
4 3 (2.63%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (3.51%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.88%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 86 (75.44%) Google Cloud Platform
2 51 (44.74%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (27.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (11.40%) GitHub
5 9 (7.89%) Google Analytics
6 7 (6.14%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (6.14%) Google App Engine
7 5 (4.39%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (4.39%) Power Platform
8 4 (3.51%) Amazon ECS
8 4 (3.51%) Apigee
8 4 (3.51%) Google Tag Manager
8 4 (3.51%) Office 365
8 4 (3.51%) Serverless
9 3 (2.63%) Google Compute Engine
10 2 (1.75%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.65%) Internet
2 4 (3.51%) DNS
2 4 (3.51%) HTTP
2 4 (3.51%) SSL
2 4 (3.51%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.75%) Firewall
3 2 (1.75%) VPN
4 1 (0.88%) DHCP
4 1 (0.88%) FTP
4 1 (0.88%) IPsec
4 1 (0.88%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (32.46%) BigQuery
2 34 (29.82%) Big Data
3 24 (21.05%) Hadoop
4 20 (17.54%) Qlik Sense
5 13 (11.40%) Pentaho
5 13 (11.40%) QlikView
6 11 (9.65%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (5.26%) NoSQL
8 5 (4.39%) Apache Hive
8 5 (4.39%) Impala
8 5 (4.39%) Power BI
9 4 (3.51%) Bigtable
9 4 (3.51%) Snowflake Schema
9 4 (3.51%) SQL Server
10 3 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.75%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 40 (35.09%) JIRA
2 27 (23.68%) Jenkins
3 13 (11.40%) Git (software)
4 11 (9.65%) Gradle
5 10 (8.77%) Sonatype Nexus
6 8 (7.02%) Bitbucket
7 4 (3.51%) Cucumber
7 4 (3.51%) Selenium
8 3 (2.63%) Ant
8 3 (2.63%) git-flow
8 3 (2.63%) SonarQube
9 2 (1.75%) Gatling
9 2 (1.75%) GitLab
9 2 (1.75%) IBM UrbanCode
9 2 (1.75%) JUnit
9 2 (1.75%) Maven
10 1 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.88%) Sublime Text
10 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.88%) Travis CI
General
1 47 (41.23%) Finance
2 19 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 10 (8.77%) Banking
3 10 (8.77%) Retail
4 5 (4.39%) Marketing
5 4 (3.51%) Law
5 4 (3.51%) Social Science
6 2 (1.75%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 39 (34.21%) Developer
2 21 (18.42%) Python Developer
3 16 (14.04%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (12.28%) Analyst
4 14 (12.28%) Lead Developer
5 13 (11.40%) Architect
6 11 (9.65%) Cloud Architect
7 10 (8.77%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (6.14%) Technical Leader
9 6 (5.26%) Digital Analyst
9 6 (5.26%) Performance Analyst
9 6 (5.26%) Security Architect
10 5 (4.39%) AWS DevOps
10 5 (4.39%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 5 (4.39%) Big Data Engineer
10 5 (4.39%) Consultant
10 5 (4.39%) Data Engineer
10 5 (4.39%) Data Scientist
10 5 (4.39%) Digital Performance Analyst
10 5 (4.39%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.89%) Kafka
1 9 (7.89%) NumPy
1 9 (7.89%) Pandas
1 9 (7.89%) PySpark
1 9 (7.89%) scikit-learn
2 8 (7.02%) Web Services
3 6 (5.26%) HTML
3 6 (5.26%) JSON
3 6 (5.26%) REST
3 6 (5.26%) RESTful
3 6 (5.26%) XML
4 5 (4.39%) Apache Beam
4 5 (4.39%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (4.39%) SOAP
5 4 (3.51%) .NET
5 4 (3.51%) D3.js
5 4 (3.51%) ggplot
5 4 (3.51%) jQuery
6 3 (2.63%) Node.js
7 2 (1.75%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.40%) Virtual Team
2 8 (7.02%) Cloud Native
3 5 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.39%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.63%) iSeries
5 3 (2.63%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.88%) Lidar
7 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.88%) PKI
7 1 (0.88%) Social Media
7 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (27.19%) Linux
2 10 (8.77%) Windows
3 7 (6.14%) Unix
4 3 (2.63%) Android
5 2 (1.75%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (42.11%) Analytics
3 40 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (31.58%) DevOps
5 23 (20.18%) Problem-Solving
6 20 (17.54%) Change Management
6 20 (17.54%) Continuous Deployment
7 19 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 19 (16.67%) Scrum
8 18 (15.79%) Kanban
9 16 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (14.04%) Test Automation
10 15 (13.16%) Data Visualisation
10 15 (13.16%) Microservices
10 15 (13.16%) Visualisation
11 14 (12.28%) Migration
12 13 (11.40%) Data Analytics
12 13 (11.40%) Data Science
12 13 (11.40%) Release Management
13 11 (9.65%) Tag Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (47.37%) Python
2 44 (38.60%) SQL
3 35 (30.70%) Java
4 18 (15.79%) Bash Shell
5 13 (11.40%) R
5 13 (11.40%) Ruby
6 12 (10.53%) Scala
7 9 (7.89%) Go
8 8 (7.02%) JavaScript
9 5 (4.39%) C
9 5 (4.39%) Perl
9 5 (4.39%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.51%) C++
11 2 (1.75%) C#
11 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.88%) Groovy
12 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (13.16%) Degree
2 6 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (4.39%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.51%) Master's Degree
5 3 (2.63%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.75%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.89%) GDPR
2 4 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.51%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.88%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (12.28%) Docker
2 3 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.75%) VMware NSX
3 2 (1.75%) vSphere
4 1 (0.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (21.93%) Ansible
2 20 (17.54%) Puppet
3 19 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (8.77%) Terraform
5 6 (5.26%) Kubernetes
5 6 (5.26%) Salt
6 4 (3.51%) Matomo
7 2 (1.75%) Grafana
7 2 (1.75%) Kibana
7 2 (1.75%) Packer
7 2 (1.75%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 1 (0.88%) Consul
8 1 (0.88%) Rancher
Vendors
1 17 (14.91%) Tableau
2 10 (8.77%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.89%) EMC
3 9 (7.89%) NetApp
4 7 (6.14%) TOWER Software
5 6 (5.26%) Adobe
6 5 (4.39%) Splunk
7 4 (3.51%) Dataiku
7 4 (3.51%) Veritas
8 3 (2.63%) VMware
9 2 (1.75%) F5
9 2 (1.75%) Mercator
10 1 (0.88%) Alibaba
10 1 (0.88%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.88%) Crimson Hexagon
10 1 (0.88%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.88%) Jaspersoft
10 1 (0.88%) Proofpoint
10 1 (0.88%) Twitter
10 1 (0.88%) webMethods