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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google App Engine (GAE)
Rank 567 554 530
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -24
Contract jobs citing Google App Engine 38 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.051% 0.039%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.31% 1.39% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 13
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£300 £400 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +48.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £350 £235
% change year-on-year
-15.71% +48.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
2898 1944 1069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 5.33% 3.69% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1856 1231 686
Average daily rate £413 £418 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.19% +22.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 36 32
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.25 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.61% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £9.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.00 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £12.75 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+96.07% -53.21%

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 26 May 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 16 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 26 May 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 +10 36 £300 -25.00% 12
London 0 16 £600 +47.69% 2
Yorkshire - 12 £288 -
West Yorkshire - 11 £281 -
Leeds - 11 £281 -
North West - 7 £288 -
North East - 6 £288 -
Blackpool - 6 £288 -
Lancashire - 6 £275 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £275 -
Burnley - 5 £275 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £275 -
West Midlands - 4 £313 -
Wales - 2 £330 -
Birmingham - 2 £313 -
City of London +2 1 - -

Google App Engine
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 46 (100.00%) Google
1 46 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 33 (71.74%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (71.74%) Java
3 31 (67.39%) VMware
4 30 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (65.22%) Amazon EC2
5 29 (63.04%) Microsoft
6 28 (60.87%) Configuration Management
6 28 (60.87%) J2EE
6 28 (60.87%) Cloud Computing
7 27 (58.70%) nginx
7 27 (58.70%) Jetty
7 27 (58.70%) WebSphere
7 27 (58.70%) IIS
7 27 (58.70%) .NET
7 27 (58.70%) Tomcat
7 27 (58.70%) HTTP
7 27 (58.70%) Jenkins
8 26 (56.52%) Linux
8 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (56.52%) Puppet
9 25 (54.35%) Servlets
9 25 (54.35%) TCP/IP
9 25 (54.35%) DNS
9 25 (54.35%) DHCP
9 25 (54.35%) FTP
9 25 (54.35%) IPsec
10 22 (47.83%) Opscode Chef
11 21 (45.65%) Continuous Integration

Google App Engine
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 27 (58.70%) Tomcat
1 27 (58.70%) WebSphere
1 27 (58.70%) Jetty
1 27 (58.70%) nginx
1 27 (58.70%) IIS
2 20 (43.48%) Apache
3 2 (4.35%) Node.js
4 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 46 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 33 (71.74%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (65.22%) Amazon EC2
4 28 (60.87%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (15.22%) Google Apps
6 5 (10.87%) Heroku
6 5 (10.87%) Google Compute Engine
7 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (6.52%) GitHub
9 2 (4.35%) PaaS
9 2 (4.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (2.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 27 (58.70%) HTTP
2 25 (54.35%) TCP/IP
2 25 (54.35%) DNS
2 25 (54.35%) DHCP
2 25 (54.35%) FTP
2 25 (54.35%) IPsec
3 17 (36.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) MongoDB
2 6 (13.04%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.52%) Redis
3 3 (6.52%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (6.52%) RethinkDB
4 1 (2.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (58.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.35%) Subversion
2 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) Hudson
2 2 (4.35%) MSBuild
2 2 (4.35%) Artifactory
General
1 3 (6.52%) Marketing
2 2 (4.35%) German Language
2 2 (4.35%) Italian Language
2 2 (4.35%) Turkish Language
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Architect
4 3 (6.52%) Technical Architect
4 3 (6.52%) Consultant
4 3 (6.52%) Applications Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Web Developer
5 2 (4.35%) VBA Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Senior Applications Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Excel Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Excel VBA Developer
5 2 (4.35%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Technical Writer
5 2 (4.35%) Web Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (60.87%) J2EE
2 27 (58.70%) .NET
3 25 (54.35%) Servlets
4 8 (17.39%) HTML
4 8 (17.39%) CSS
5 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
6 5 (10.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (10.87%) jQuery
7 4 (8.70%) HTML5
8 3 (6.52%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (6.52%) Google Maps API
8 3 (6.52%) ZeroMQ
8 3 (6.52%) SOAP
8 3 (6.52%) Web Services
8 3 (6.52%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (6.52%) RESTful
8 3 (6.52%) React
9 2 (4.35%) Sass
9 2 (4.35%) LESS
9 2 (4.35%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.17%) User Experience
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (56.52%) Linux
2 8 (17.39%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) UNIX
3 1 (2.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (60.87%) Configuration Management
2 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (45.65%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (41.30%) Open Source
4 19 (41.30%) DevOps
5 18 (39.13%) Unit Testing
6 16 (34.78%) Automated Testing
7 5 (10.87%) MVC
8 4 (8.70%) Software Delivery
9 3 (6.52%) Web Application Development
9 3 (6.52%) Scrum
10 2 (4.35%) OO
10 2 (4.35%) Web Development
10 2 (4.35%) Functional Programming
10 2 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
11 1 (2.17%) Analytics
11 1 (2.17%) Mobile Marketing
11 1 (2.17%) BDD
11 1 (2.17%) Marketing Strategy
11 1 (2.17%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (71.74%) Java
2 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
2 13 (28.26%) Python
3 8 (17.39%) SQL
4 5 (10.87%) Google Apps Script
5 4 (8.70%) Ruby
6 3 (6.52%) Haskell
6 3 (6.52%) Erlang
6 3 (6.52%) Go
6 3 (6.52%) Clojure
7 2 (4.35%) C++
7 2 (4.35%) VBA
7 2 (4.35%) PHP
8 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 30 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (43.48%) Xen
3 3 (6.52%) vSphere
3 3 (6.52%) vCloud
4 1 (2.17%) QEMU
4 1 (2.17%) KVM
4 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (56.52%) Puppet
2 22 (47.83%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (13.04%) Ansible
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) Google
2 31 (67.39%) VMware
3 29 (63.04%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.52%) Rackspace
4 3 (6.52%) DigitalOcean