Period
to 8 August 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 8 August 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
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 45 66 121
Rank change year-on-year +21 +55 -2
Contract jobs citing Google 61 123 84
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.19% 2.99% 1.70%
As % of the Vendors category 10.10% 7.24% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 81 55
Median daily rate £531 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +5.56% +24.14%
10th Percentile £367 £356 £293
90th Percentile £735 £575 £550
England median daily rate £550 £500 £489
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.30% +20.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £12.00 £100.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.17% -88.00% -
10th Percentile £20.25 £12.00 £95.00
90th Percentile £22.75 £12.00 £105.00
England median hourly rate £24.25 £32.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -25.39% +105.05% -41.64%

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 604 1,699 1,846
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 41.51% 41.28% 37.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 1,095 1,174
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £253 £205 £263
90th Percentile £612 £575 £545
England median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 100 101
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -11.63% +25.29%
10th Percentile £11.07 £9.77 £10.75
90th Percentile £32.50 £31.25 £41.00
Median hourly rate £22.55 £19.03 £18.00
% change year-on-year +18.47% +5.72% +6.13%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Google in Yorkshire

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Google in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for Google in Yorkshire

Google
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Google in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Google in Yorkshire

Google
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Google in Yorkshire.

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 8 August 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
South Yorkshire +28 38 £575 +4.55% 5
West Yorkshire +7 20 £449 -0.28% 11
East Yorkshire +9 2 - - 1
North Yorkshire +6 1 £418 - 2
Google
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 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 48 (78.69%) GCP
2 37 (60.66%) AWS
3 36 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (55.74%) Puppet
5 32 (52.46%) Azure
5 32 (52.46%) Git (software)
5 32 (52.46%) Jenkins
5 32 (52.46%) Ansible
6 31 (50.82%) Opscode Chef
6 31 (50.82%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (49.18%) Continuous Delivery
8 27 (44.26%) JavaScript
9 26 (42.62%) DevOps
10 25 (40.98%) Terraform
10 25 (40.98%) Python
11 24 (39.34%) TCP/IP
11 24 (39.34%) Configuration Management
11 24 (39.34%) Open Source
12 23 (37.70%) Kubernetes
13 22 (36.07%) Salt
13 22 (36.07%) CircleCI
13 22 (36.07%) Infrastructure Automation
13 22 (36.07%) HTTP
14 21 (34.43%) Task Automation
14 21 (34.43%) Infrastructure Management
15 17 (27.87%) Linux
16 14 (22.95%) API Development
17 12 (19.67%) Web Operations
18 11 (18.03%) Analytics
18 11 (18.03%) Mentoring

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 7 (11.48%) Confluence
2 6 (9.84%) Mule
3 5 (8.20%) Anypoint
4 1 (1.64%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 48 (78.69%) GCP
2 37 (60.66%) AWS
3 32 (52.46%) Azure
4 7 (11.48%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (9.84%) Apigee
6 5 (8.20%) Google Analytics
7 3 (4.92%) GitHub
7 3 (4.92%) Google Sheets
7 3 (4.92%) Office 365
8 2 (3.28%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (1.64%) Basecamp
9 1 (1.64%) G Suite
9 1 (1.64%) npm
9 1 (1.64%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 24 (39.34%) TCP/IP
2 22 (36.07%) HTTP
3 6 (9.84%) SAN
4 3 (4.92%) SSL
5 2 (3.28%) DNS
6 1 (1.64%) Firewall
6 1 (1.64%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) Qlik Sense
1 3 (4.92%) QlikView
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.64%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 32 (52.46%) Git (software)
1 32 (52.46%) Jenkins
2 22 (36.07%) CircleCI
3 3 (4.92%) JUnit
3 3 (4.92%) Selenium
4 2 (3.28%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.28%) Gatling
5 1 (1.64%) JIRA
5 1 (1.64%) Maven
5 1 (1.64%) Mockito
5 1 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Public Sector
3 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.28%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.64%) Games
4 1 (1.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (16.39%) Consultant
1 10 (16.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (11.48%) Developer
3 5 (8.20%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (8.20%) DevOps Consultant
3 5 (8.20%) WebOps Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) Analyst
4 4 (6.56%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (6.56%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) Web Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Data Analyst
5 3 (4.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (3.28%) ICT Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) ICT Support Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) SEO Consultant
6 2 (3.28%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) RESTful
2 6 (9.84%) OAuth
2 6 (9.84%) OAuth2
2 6 (9.84%) RAML
2 6 (9.84%) SAML
3 4 (6.56%) CSS
3 4 (6.56%) HTML
3 4 (6.56%) REST
4 3 (4.92%) JSON
4 3 (4.92%) Node.js
5 2 (3.28%) CSS3
5 2 (3.28%) Gherkin
5 2 (3.28%) HTML5
5 2 (3.28%) Play Framework
5 2 (3.28%) Sass
5 2 (3.28%) Web Services
5 2 (3.28%) XML
6 1 (1.64%) Flask
6 1 (1.64%) Spring
6 1 (1.64%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.92%) FMCG
2 2 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.64%) e-Health
3 1 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.64%) LIMS
3 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.64%) Online Games
3 1 (1.64%) PACS
3 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Linux
2 3 (4.92%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (50.82%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (49.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 26 (42.62%) DevOps
5 24 (39.34%) Configuration Management
5 24 (39.34%) Open Source
6 22 (36.07%) Infrastructure Automation
7 21 (34.43%) Infrastructure Management
7 21 (34.43%) Task Automation
8 14 (22.95%) API Development
9 12 (19.67%) Web Operations
10 11 (18.03%) Analytics
10 11 (18.03%) Mentoring
11 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
12 9 (14.75%) Technical Debt
13 8 (13.11%) Infrastructure as Code
14 6 (9.84%) API Design
14 6 (9.84%) Cybersecurity
14 6 (9.84%) Product Roadmap
14 6 (9.84%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (44.26%) JavaScript
2 25 (40.98%) Python
3 6 (9.84%) SQL
4 3 (4.92%) Go
4 3 (4.92%) Scala
5 2 (3.28%) C#
5 2 (3.28%) Java
6 1 (1.64%) ES6
6 1 (1.64%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.92%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (3.28%) WCAG
2 1 (1.64%) GDPR
2 1 (1.64%) HL7
2 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Docker
2 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 34 (55.74%) Puppet
2 32 (52.46%) Ansible
3 31 (50.82%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (40.98%) Terraform
5 23 (37.70%) Kubernetes
6 22 (36.07%) Salt
7 2 (3.28%) Grafana
7 2 (3.28%) Kibana
7 2 (3.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
1 7 (11.48%) MuleSoft
2 6 (9.84%) Cisco
2 6 (9.84%) EMC
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle
3 3 (4.92%) Splunk
4 2 (3.28%) Adobe
4 2 (3.28%) Apple
5 1 (1.64%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.64%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.64%) F5