Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 2018 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 134 149
Rank change year-on-year 0 +15 -1
Contract jobs citing Google 71 51 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.46% 1.20% 1.25%
As % of the Vendors category 3.88% 3.07% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 25 45
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £289 £283 £275
90th Percentile £585 £550 £454
England median daily rate £475 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +11.76% +3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £56.50 - -
England median hourly rate £15.85 £27.16 £19.61
% change year-on-year -41.64% +38.50% -3.16%

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 1,828 1,663 2,157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.47% 39.15% 38.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,130 989 1,347
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £250 £239 £250
90th Percentile £550 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 75 100
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.45% +6.66%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £9.78
90th Percentile £33.75 £25.30 £24.78
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%

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 21 October 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 21 October 2018. 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 -12 38 £450 +5.88% 61
South Yorkshire +20 26 £438 - 8
North Yorkshire -4 3 £450 +38.46% 7
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 5
Google
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 38 (53.52%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (47.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 33 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (43.66%) Linux
5 29 (40.85%) DevOps
6 27 (38.03%) JavaScript
7 26 (36.62%) Java
8 22 (30.99%) Docker
9 21 (29.58%) Jenkins
9 21 (29.58%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (28.17%) Microsoft Azure
10 20 (28.17%) Windows
11 19 (26.76%) Python
12 16 (22.54%) VMware
12 16 (22.54%) Puppet
12 16 (22.54%) MongoDB
13 14 (19.72%) EMC
13 14 (19.72%) NetApp
14 13 (18.31%) Finance
14 13 (18.31%) Hadoop
15 12 (16.90%) Test Automation
15 12 (16.90%) PowerShell
15 12 (16.90%) NoSQL
15 12 (16.90%) Analytics
15 12 (16.90%) TCP/IP
15 12 (16.90%) Ansible
16 11 (15.49%) Continuous Delivery
16 11 (15.49%) SAN
16 11 (15.49%) Tomcat
16 11 (15.49%) CSS

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 11 (15.49%) Tomcat
2 8 (11.27%) nginx
3 6 (8.45%) Confluence
4 5 (7.04%) WebSphere
5 4 (5.63%) Apache
5 4 (5.63%) Apache Spark
5 4 (5.63%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (4.23%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (2.82%) IIS
7 2 (2.82%) Jetty
7 2 (2.82%) Mongrel
8 1 (1.41%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.41%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 38 (53.52%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (47.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 20 (28.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (14.08%) Google Analytics
5 7 (9.86%) GitHub
6 6 (8.45%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (8.45%) IaaS
6 6 (8.45%) PaaS
7 3 (4.23%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (4.23%) Google App Engine
7 3 (4.23%) OpenShift
8 2 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.41%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (1.41%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (1.41%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.90%) TCP/IP
2 11 (15.49%) SAN
3 9 (12.68%) HTTP
4 8 (11.27%) NAS
4 8 (11.27%) SSL
5 5 (7.04%) Internet
6 4 (5.63%) FCoE
6 4 (5.63%) iSCSI
6 4 (5.63%) VSAN
7 3 (4.23%) DHCP
7 3 (4.23%) DLNA
7 3 (4.23%) DNS
7 3 (4.23%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (4.23%) FTP
7 3 (4.23%) IPsec
7 3 (4.23%) LAN
7 3 (4.23%) UPnP
7 3 (4.23%) WAN
7 3 (4.23%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.82%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.54%) MongoDB
2 13 (18.31%) Hadoop
3 12 (16.90%) NoSQL
4 9 (12.68%) Big Data
5 4 (5.63%) BigQuery
6 3 (4.23%) MySQL
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.82%) Flink
8 1 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.41%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.41%) Bigtable
8 1 (1.41%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.41%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (29.58%) Jenkins
2 11 (15.49%) Git (software)
3 10 (14.08%) Cucumber
3 10 (14.08%) Selenium
4 8 (11.27%) Gatling
4 8 (11.27%) IntelliJ
5 7 (9.86%) JIRA
6 6 (8.45%) Ant
7 4 (5.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (5.63%) Bitbucket
7 4 (5.63%) JUnit
8 3 (4.23%) Artifactory
8 3 (4.23%) GCC
8 3 (4.23%) GDB
8 3 (4.23%) GoogleTest
8 3 (4.23%) gulp
8 3 (4.23%) Mockito
8 3 (4.23%) Sublime Text
9 2 (2.82%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 13 (18.31%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Arabic Language
2 3 (4.23%) Electronics
2 3 (4.23%) Hindi Language
3 2 (2.82%) Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.82%) Games
3 2 (2.82%) Indonesian Language
3 2 (2.82%) Malayalam Language
3 2 (2.82%) Retail
3 2 (2.82%) Tamil Language
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Developer
2 12 (16.90%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (12.68%) Cloud Engineer
3 9 (12.68%) Scala Developer
4 5 (7.04%) Architect
4 5 (7.04%) NetBackup Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (4.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Cloud Consultant
6 3 (4.23%) Consultant
6 3 (4.23%) Data Scientist
6 3 (4.23%) Embedded Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (4.23%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.23%) PHP Developer
6 3 (4.23%) Python Developer
6 3 (4.23%) Software Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.49%) CSS
2 9 (12.68%) Gherkin
2 9 (12.68%) HTML
2 9 (12.68%) Node.js
3 8 (11.27%) Servlets
3 8 (11.27%) XML
4 7 (9.86%) Play Framework
5 5 (7.04%) JSON
6 4 (5.63%) Flash
6 4 (5.63%) Web Services
7 3 (4.23%) .NET
7 3 (4.23%) JNI
7 3 (4.23%) Middleware
7 3 (4.23%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (4.23%) Qt
7 3 (4.23%) Sass
7 3 (4.23%) SpaCy
7 3 (4.23%) STL
7 3 (4.23%) TensorFlow
7 3 (4.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.23%) Clustering
1 3 (4.23%) MPEG
2 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.82%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (2.82%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.41%) iSeries
3 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (43.66%) Linux
2 20 (28.17%) Windows
3 6 (8.45%) Android
3 6 (8.45%) Ubuntu
4 4 (5.63%) Unix
5 3 (4.23%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (4.23%) Solaris
6 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.41%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.41%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (40.85%) DevOps
3 21 (29.58%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (16.90%) Analytics
4 12 (16.90%) Test Automation
5 11 (15.49%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (14.08%) Open Source
7 9 (12.68%) Configuration Management
7 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
8 7 (9.86%) Microservices
8 7 (9.86%) Scrum
9 6 (8.45%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (7.04%) Data Science
10 5 (7.04%) TDD
11 4 (5.63%) Converged Infrastructure
11 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce
11 4 (5.63%) Kanban
11 4 (5.63%) Unit Testing
12 3 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (4.23%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.03%) JavaScript
2 26 (36.62%) Java
3 19 (26.76%) Python
4 12 (16.90%) PowerShell
5 11 (15.49%) Ruby
6 9 (12.68%) SQL
7 8 (11.27%) Bash Shell
7 8 (11.27%) C#
7 8 (11.27%) Groovy
7 8 (11.27%) Scala
8 6 (8.45%) Haskell
8 6 (8.45%) Perl
9 5 (7.04%) Go
10 4 (5.63%) C
10 4 (5.63%) PHP
11 3 (4.23%) C++
11 3 (4.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Degree
1 3 (4.23%) PhD
1 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.82%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.82%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.41%) CCNA
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 22 (30.99%) Docker
2 10 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.04%) Xen
4 4 (5.63%) vSphere
5 3 (4.23%) NFS
5 3 (4.23%) SRDF
5 3 (4.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 16 (22.54%) Puppet
2 12 (16.90%) Ansible
3 8 (11.27%) Grafana
3 8 (11.27%) Kibana
3 8 (11.27%) Kubernetes
4 7 (9.86%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (8.45%) NetBackup
6 5 (7.04%) Terraform
7 4 (5.63%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 2 (2.82%) Graphite
8 2 (2.82%) Rancher
9 1 (1.41%) OpenView
9 1 (1.41%) Salt
9 1 (1.41%) SCOM
9 1 (1.41%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) VMware
2 14 (19.72%) EMC
2 14 (19.72%) NetApp
3 9 (12.68%) Cisco
4 8 (11.27%) IBM
4 8 (11.27%) Oracle
5 7 (9.86%) TOWER Software
6 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
7 5 (7.04%) Adobe
8 3 (4.23%) MuleSoft
9 2 (2.82%) Facebook
9 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.82%) SaltStack
9 2 (2.82%) Splunk
9 2 (2.82%) Veritas
10 1 (1.41%) Ab Initio
10 1 (1.41%) Apple
10 1 (1.41%) HP
10 1 (1.41%) Xamarin