Period
to 27 January 2020

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 27 January 2020 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
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 85 108 153
Rank change year-on-year +23 +45 -21
Contract jobs citing Google 73 98 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.34% 2.04% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 5.33% 5.31% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 63 22
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +9.76%
10th Percentile £354 £289 £313
90th Percentile £656 £525 £550
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.50 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% - -
England median hourly rate £18.50 £15.85 £26.60
% change year-on-year +16.72% -40.40% +42.79%

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 1,370 1,847 1,690
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 43.92% 38.40% 37.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 1,172 1,058
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £233 £235 £206
90th Percentile £600 £563 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 119 88
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.75 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.67% - +3.59%
10th Percentile £10.16 £10.40 £10.43
90th Percentile £35.00 £25.00 £40.00
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +8.57% - +2.94%

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 27 January 2020.

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 27 January 2020. 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 +35 53 £450 +5.88% 39
South Yorkshire +5 13 £494 +23.44% 10
North Yorkshire +2 3 £400 -11.11% 7
East Yorkshire +1 1 - - 3
Google
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, 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 35 (47.95%) GCP
2 32 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (39.73%) AWS
4 28 (38.36%) Java
5 24 (32.88%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (23.29%) Jenkins
6 17 (23.29%) Microservices
7 16 (21.92%) Puppet
8 15 (20.55%) REST
8 15 (20.55%) Test Automation
9 14 (19.18%) Azure
9 14 (19.18%) CSS
9 14 (19.18%) HTML
9 14 (19.18%) Linux
9 14 (19.18%) Finance
9 14 (19.18%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (17.81%) Spring
11 12 (16.44%) Ruby
11 12 (16.44%) HTTP
11 12 (16.44%) Continuous Delivery
11 12 (16.44%) DevOps
12 11 (15.07%) Ansible
12 11 (15.07%) VMware
12 11 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (13.70%) Scala
13 10 (13.70%) JavaScript
13 10 (13.70%) Docker
14 9 (12.33%) .NET
14 9 (12.33%) SQL Server
14 9 (12.33%) Apache

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 9 (12.33%) Apache
2 6 (8.22%) Confluence
3 5 (6.85%) IIS
3 5 (6.85%) Jetty
3 5 (6.85%) Mongrel
3 5 (6.85%) nginx
3 5 (6.85%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.85%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.11%) Apache Spark
4 3 (4.11%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.37%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Chatbot
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 35 (47.95%) GCP
2 29 (39.73%) AWS
3 14 (19.18%) Azure
4 9 (12.33%) Google Analytics
5 8 (10.96%) GitHub
6 7 (9.59%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (9.59%) Google App Engine
7 6 (8.22%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (8.22%) IaaS
8 5 (6.85%) PaaS
9 4 (5.48%) Google Tag Manager
9 4 (5.48%) Office 365
10 3 (4.11%) Google Play
11 2 (2.74%) Amazon ECS
11 2 (2.74%) Apigee
11 2 (2.74%) SaaS
11 2 (2.74%) Serverless
12 1 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (1.37%) Google Compute Engine
12 1 (1.37%) Google Sheets
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.44%) HTTP
2 9 (12.33%) DNS
2 9 (12.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (9.59%) DHCP
4 6 (8.22%) SSL
5 5 (6.85%) FTP
5 5 (6.85%) IPsec
6 3 (4.11%) SAN
7 2 (2.74%) LAN
7 2 (2.74%) WAN
7 2 (2.74%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.37%) Firewall
8 1 (1.37%) Internet
8 1 (1.37%) NFC
8 1 (1.37%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.59%) BigQuery
3 5 (6.85%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.48%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (5.48%) Big Data
4 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.11%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.11%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.74%) Bigtable
7 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (23.29%) Jenkins
2 9 (12.33%) Git (software)
2 9 (12.33%) JIRA
3 6 (8.22%) JUnit
4 5 (6.85%) Cucumber
4 5 (6.85%) Selenium
4 5 (6.85%) Travis CI
5 3 (4.11%) GitLab
5 3 (4.11%) NUnit
5 3 (4.11%) SpecFlow
5 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio Code
6 2 (2.74%) Gatling
6 2 (2.74%) gulp
6 2 (2.74%) webpack
7 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.37%) Gradle
7 1 (1.37%) IBM UrbanCode
7 1 (1.37%) Maven
7 1 (1.37%) Spock
General
1 14 (19.18%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Retail
3 6 (8.22%) Marketing
4 5 (6.85%) Financial Institution
5 4 (5.48%) Public Sector
5 4 (5.48%) Publishing
6 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.37%) Banking
7 1 (1.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (36.99%) Developer
2 10 (13.70%) Architect
3 8 (10.96%) Analyst
3 8 (10.96%) Scala Developer
3 8 (10.96%) Senior Developer
4 7 (9.59%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.48%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Consultant
8 3 (4.11%) Data Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Digital Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) EMC Consultant
8 3 (4.11%) SAN Storage Consultant
8 3 (4.11%) Site Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.55%) REST
2 14 (19.18%) CSS
2 14 (19.18%) HTML
3 13 (17.81%) Spring
4 9 (12.33%) .NET
5 8 (10.96%) CSS3
5 8 (10.96%) HTML5
5 8 (10.96%) JSON
5 8 (10.96%) Node.js
5 8 (10.96%) RESTful
5 8 (10.96%) Spring Boot
6 7 (9.59%) AngularJS
6 7 (9.59%) Play Framework
7 5 (6.85%) Ajax
7 5 (6.85%) Django
7 5 (6.85%) Guice
7 5 (6.85%) J2EE
7 5 (6.85%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (6.85%) Servlets
7 5 (6.85%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) User Experience
2 3 (4.11%) Cloud Native
2 3 (4.11%) EMC VMAX
2 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.11%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.74%) iSeries
3 2 (2.74%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.37%) Clustering
4 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.37%) PKI
4 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.18%) Linux
2 9 (12.33%) Android
3 8 (10.96%) Windows
4 5 (6.85%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.11%) Unix
5 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.88%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (23.29%) Microservices
4 15 (20.55%) Test Automation
5 14 (19.18%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (16.44%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (16.44%) DevOps
7 9 (12.33%) Analytics
7 9 (12.33%) MVC
7 9 (12.33%) Open Source
7 9 (12.33%) Web Development
8 8 (10.96%) Scrum
9 7 (9.59%) Infrastructure as Code
10 6 (8.22%) Migration
11 5 (6.85%) Change Management
11 5 (6.85%) Configuration Management
11 5 (6.85%) Data Modelling
11 5 (6.85%) Data Protection
11 5 (6.85%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 5 (6.85%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 28 (38.36%) Java
2 12 (16.44%) Ruby
3 10 (13.70%) JavaScript
3 10 (13.70%) Scala
4 9 (12.33%) Python
5 8 (10.96%) SQL
6 6 (8.22%) Go
7 5 (6.85%) Java 8
8 4 (5.48%) C#
9 3 (4.11%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.74%) Kotlin
10 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.37%) C
11 1 (1.37%) ES6
11 1 (1.37%) PHP
11 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.85%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.74%) Degree
4 1 (1.37%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) GDPR
2 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.74%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.74%) WCAG
3 1 (1.37%) QA
3 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (13.70%) Docker
3 5 (6.85%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.85%) Xen
4 3 (4.11%) VirtualBox
4 3 (4.11%) VMware NSX
4 3 (4.11%) vSphere
5 1 (1.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (21.92%) Puppet
2 11 (15.07%) Ansible
3 9 (12.33%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (9.59%) Kubernetes
5 3 (4.11%) Terraform
5 3 (4.11%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 2 (2.74%) Grafana
6 2 (2.74%) Kibana
6 2 (2.74%) SCCM
7 1 (1.37%) HockeyApp
7 1 (1.37%) Packer
7 1 (1.37%) Rancher
Vendors
1 11 (15.07%) VMware
2 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.22%) EMC
3 6 (8.22%) NetApp
4 4 (5.48%) Oracle
4 4 (5.48%) TOWER Software
5 3 (4.11%) Apple
5 3 (4.11%) Veritas
6 1 (1.37%) Cisco
6 1 (1.37%) Hotjar