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 3 months to 22 June 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 120 126
Rank change year-on-year +27 +6  
Contract jobs citing Google 28 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.39% 0.97% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 3.63% 2.54% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 12
Median daily rate £425 £419 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% +45.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £358 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £531 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £310
% change year-on-year -6.25% +29.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +35.71% +34.61%  

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 Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 771 1062 1254
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 38.32% 38.04% 42.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 718 789
Median daily rate £388 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +15.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 31 47
Median hourly rate £15.93 £17.75 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.25% +20.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.34 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £22.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 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
West Yorkshire +22 25 £425 +4.61% 25
South Yorkshire - 2 £450 - 5
North Yorkshire +7 1 - - 7
Google
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Google.

1 46 (68.66%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (62.69%) HTML
2 42 (62.69%) CSS
3 40 (59.70%) HTML5
4 39 (58.21%) Jenkins
5 37 (55.22%) CSS3
6 35 (52.24%) Spring
7 34 (50.75%) Ruby
7 34 (50.75%) Git (software)
8 33 (49.25%) Python
9 32 (47.76%) Linux
9 32 (47.76%) JSON
9 32 (47.76%) JIRA
10 31 (46.27%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (46.27%) C#
10 31 (46.27%) REST
11 30 (44.78%) Open Source
11 30 (44.78%) Scala
11 30 (44.78%) Configuration Management
12 29 (43.28%) Django
12 29 (43.28%) Ruby on Rails
12 29 (43.28%) Ajax
12 29 (43.28%) Guice
13 28 (41.79%) Test Automation
13 28 (41.79%) RESTful
14 27 (40.30%) Play Framework
14 27 (40.30%) Scrum
14 27 (40.30%) MVC
15 26 (38.81%) HTTP
15 26 (38.81%) JUnit

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 26 (38.81%) Confluence
2 6 (8.96%) Apache
3 4 (5.97%) WordPress
4 2 (2.99%) CMS
4 2 (2.99%) nginx
4 2 (2.99%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.49%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.49%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.49%) Drupal
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (4.48%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (22.39%) Google Cloud Platform
2 14 (20.90%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (16.42%) Google Analytics
4 6 (8.96%) IaaS
4 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (5.97%) Google Compute Engine
5 4 (5.97%) Loggly
5 4 (5.97%) Sumo Logic
6 1 (1.49%) AdWords
6 1 (1.49%) Firebase
6 1 (1.49%) GitHub
6 1 (1.49%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 26 (38.81%) HTTP
2 2 (2.99%) SAN
3 1 (1.49%) DNS
3 1 (1.49%) Extranet
3 1 (1.49%) Firewall
3 1 (1.49%) Internet
3 1 (1.49%) Intranet
3 1 (1.49%) NAS
3 1 (1.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (37.31%) Relational Database
2 13 (19.40%) MySQL
3 5 (7.46%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (5.97%) Riak
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.48%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.99%) Big Data
6 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.99%) Redis
7 1 (1.49%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.49%) HBase
7 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (58.21%) Jenkins
2 34 (50.75%) Git (software)
3 32 (47.76%) JIRA
4 26 (38.81%) JUnit
5 24 (35.82%) Subversion
6 8 (11.94%) Maven
7 7 (10.45%) Grunt
8 6 (8.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (5.97%) Hudson
9 4 (5.97%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (5.97%) Vagrant
10 3 (4.48%) Axure RP
10 3 (4.48%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.49%) Ant
11 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
11 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
11 1 (1.49%) Gradle
11 1 (1.49%) JMeter
11 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (13.43%) Marketing
2 3 (4.48%) Retail
3 2 (2.99%) Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Finance
4 1 (1.49%) Games
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (58.21%) Developer
2 18 (26.87%) Scala Developer
3 16 (23.88%) Java Developer
4 10 (14.93%) Java Scala Developer
5 9 (13.43%) Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (7.46%) Digital Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Digital Analytics Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Designer
9 3 (4.48%) PHP Developer
9 3 (4.48%) UX Designer
9 3 (4.48%) Windows DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Windows Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) WordPress Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Business Test Analyst
10 2 (2.99%) Project Director
10 2 (2.99%) Technical Leader
10 2 (2.99%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (62.69%) CSS
1 42 (62.69%) HTML
2 40 (59.70%) HTML5
3 37 (55.22%) CSS3
4 35 (52.24%) Spring
5 32 (47.76%) JSON
6 31 (46.27%) REST
7 29 (43.28%) Ajax
7 29 (43.28%) Django
7 29 (43.28%) Guice
7 29 (43.28%) Ruby on Rails
8 28 (41.79%) RESTful
9 27 (40.30%) Play Framework
10 26 (38.81%) Spring MVC
11 9 (13.43%) jQuery
12 8 (11.94%) AngularJS
12 8 (11.94%) LAMP
12 8 (11.94%) Web Services
13 6 (8.96%) .NET
14 5 (7.46%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) User Experience
2 5 (7.46%) Social Media
3 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.99%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Clustering
4 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.49%) Replication
4 1 (1.49%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.49%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 32 (47.76%) Linux
2 9 (13.43%) Windows
3 4 (5.97%) Android
4 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.48%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.49%) CoreOS
5 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (68.66%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (46.27%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (44.78%) Configuration Management
3 30 (44.78%) Open Source
4 28 (41.79%) Test Automation
5 27 (40.30%) MVC
5 27 (40.30%) Scrum
6 24 (35.82%) OWASP
7 20 (29.85%) Responsive Web Design
7 20 (29.85%) Web Design
8 12 (17.91%) Analytics
8 12 (17.91%) DevOps
9 10 (14.93%) Wireframes
10 8 (11.94%) TDD
11 7 (10.45%) Web Development
12 6 (8.96%) E-Commerce
12 6 (8.96%) Front End Development
12 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
13 5 (7.46%) A/B Testing
13 5 (7.46%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (50.75%) Ruby
2 33 (49.25%) Python
3 31 (46.27%) C#
4 30 (44.78%) Scala
5 23 (34.33%) Java
6 13 (19.40%) JavaScript
7 11 (16.42%) PHP
8 10 (14.93%) SQL
9 5 (7.46%) Bash Shell
10 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
11 3 (4.48%) C++
11 3 (4.48%) Go
12 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Docker
1 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
1 4 (5.97%) vSphere
2 1 (1.49%) HDFS
2 1 (1.49%) KVM
2 1 (1.49%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.49%) Xen
2 1 (1.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) Ansible
2 7 (10.45%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (10.45%) Puppet
3 6 (8.96%) Salt
4 4 (5.97%) Nagios
4 4 (5.97%) SCCM
4 4 (5.97%) Tivoli
4 4 (5.97%) ZABBIX
5 3 (4.48%) Prometheus
6 1 (1.49%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) Rackspace
2 7 (10.45%) Oracle
3 6 (8.96%) SaltStack
4 5 (7.46%) Tableau
5 4 (5.97%) New Relic
5 4 (5.97%) Splunk
6 3 (4.48%) Adobe
7 1 (1.49%) IBM
7 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.49%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.49%) Omniture
7 1 (1.49%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.49%) VMware
7 1 (1.49%) Zend
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