The table below looks at the statistics for Google App Engine skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google App Engine over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google App Engine (GAE)
Rank 567 565 526
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -39
Contract jobs citing Google App Engine 11 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.019% 0.037%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.50% 0.73% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 11
Average daily rate
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£550 £363 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.72% +39.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £302 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £235
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +48.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Cloud Services Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2185 1377 851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 4.04% 2.63% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1375 841 514
Average daily rate £425 £420 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £592 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 27 16
Average hourly rate £22.00 £16.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -35.13%

Google App Engine
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Google App Engine within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Google App Engine Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Google App Engine
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Google App Engine within the UK.

Google App Engine Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Google App Engine
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google App Engine within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Google App Engine Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Google App Engine
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Google App Engine Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Google App Engine
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google App Engine within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -14 11 £550 +51.72% 12
London +7 8 £550 +44.26% 4
City of London +21 2 - -
East Midlands - - - -
South East - - - -
South West - - - - 6
Nottingham - - - -
Reading - - - -
Swindon - - - - 1
Berkshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - - 1
Bristol - - - - 3

Google App Engine
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Google App Engine also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Google App Engine.

1 20 (100.00%) Google
1 20 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 11 (55.00%) Python
3 10 (50.00%) Java
3 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 10 (50.00%) DevOps
4 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (45.00%) Puppet
4 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (35.00%) nginx
6 7 (35.00%) Jetty
6 7 (35.00%) Heroku
6 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (35.00%) HTTP
6 7 (35.00%) .NET
6 7 (35.00%) J2EE
6 7 (35.00%) IIS
6 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
6 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
7 6 (30.00%) CSS
7 6 (30.00%) HTML
7 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (30.00%) Ansible
7 6 (30.00%) Open Source

Google App Engine
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Google App Engine also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Google App Engine. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
1 7 (35.00%) Jetty
1 7 (35.00%) nginx
1 7 (35.00%) IIS
2 5 (25.00%) Apache
3 2 (10.00%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 20 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (35.00%) Heroku
4 4 (20.00%) GitHub
4 4 (20.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (20.00%) PaaS
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (5.00%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) HTTP
2 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (25.00%) DNS
2 5 (25.00%) DHCP
2 5 (25.00%) FTP
2 5 (25.00%) IPsec
3 3 (15.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (15.00%) Redis
3 3 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (15.00%) RethinkDB
4 2 (10.00%) Big Data
5 1 (5.00%) BigQuery
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (5.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.00%) Xcode
General
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) German Language
2 2 (10.00%) Italian Language
2 2 (10.00%) Turkish Language
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Android Developer
2 3 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Writer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Junior
4 1 (5.00%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Product Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Product Marketing Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Web Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
1 7 (35.00%) J2EE
2 6 (30.00%) CSS
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 5 (25.00%) Django
3 5 (25.00%) Servlets
4 4 (20.00%) jQuery
5 3 (15.00%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (15.00%) SOAP
5 3 (15.00%) Web Services
5 3 (15.00%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (15.00%) ZeroMQ
5 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (15.00%) React
6 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (10.00%) CSS3
6 2 (10.00%) Backbone.js
6 2 (10.00%) HTML5
7 1 (5.00%) iOS SDK
7 1 (5.00%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
1 5 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) DevOps
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Android Development
7 2 (10.00%) Functional Programming
7 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
8 1 (5.00%) OO
8 1 (5.00%) Business Development
8 1 (5.00%) Project Management
8 1 (5.00%) MVC
8 1 (5.00%) TDD
8 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Product Marketing
8 1 (5.00%) Market Research
8 1 (5.00%) Product Management
8 1 (5.00%) Online Marketing
8 1 (5.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Python
2 10 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) Ruby
5 3 (15.00%) Haskell
5 3 (15.00%) Erlang
5 3 (15.00%) Clojure
5 3 (15.00%) Golang
6 2 (10.00%) C++
7 1 (5.00%) C#
7 1 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (25.00%) Xen
3 3 (15.00%) vSphere
3 3 (15.00%) vCloud
4 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Puppet
2 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (30.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Google
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) Rackspace
4 3 (15.00%) DigitalOcean