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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google App Engine (GAE)
Rank 590 581 591
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Contract jobs citing Google App Engine 22 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.009% 0.023%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.11% 0.40% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 11
Average daily rate
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£500 £405 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.45% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £378 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £417 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 - £188
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.23 - -
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
1988 1248 724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.45% 2.37% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1233 836 424
Average daily rate £425 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £125 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 27 18
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -28.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.85 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £47.20 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -26.78%

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 19 September 2014.

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 18 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 19 September 2014. 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 +8 22 £500 +23.45% 2
London +18 9 £475 +17.28% 2
North West - 5 £515 -
South East - 5 £288 -
Slough - 4 £288 -
Berkshire - 4 £288 -
West Yorkshire - 3 - -
Yorkshire - 3 - -
Leeds - 3 - -
City of London +28 1 - - 1
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Glasgow - - - -

Google App Engine
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 52 (100.00%) Google
2 27 (51.92%) Cloud Computing
2 27 (51.92%) Amazon EC2
3 26 (50.00%) Linux
4 25 (48.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (48.08%) VMware
5 24 (46.15%) Python
5 24 (46.15%) Java
6 20 (38.46%) Configuration Management
7 19 (36.54%) DHCP
7 19 (36.54%) FTP
7 19 (36.54%) HTTP
7 19 (36.54%) TCP/IP
7 19 (36.54%) DNS
7 19 (36.54%) IPsec
7 19 (36.54%) Jenkins
8 18 (34.62%) Puppet
9 16 (30.77%) Automated Testing
9 16 (30.77%) Xen
9 16 (30.77%) Unit Testing
9 16 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (28.85%) Jetty
10 15 (28.85%) nginx
10 15 (28.85%) WebSphere
10 15 (28.85%) HTML
10 15 (28.85%) Tomcat
10 15 (28.85%) Servlets
10 15 (28.85%) DevOps
11 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
11 14 (26.92%) .NET

Google App Engine
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 15 (28.85%) Jetty
1 15 (28.85%) nginx
1 15 (28.85%) WebSphere
1 15 (28.85%) Tomcat
2 11 (21.15%) IIS
3 9 (17.31%) Apache
4 4 (7.69%) Node.js
5 3 (5.77%) IBM Notes
6 2 (3.85%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (51.92%) Cloud Computing
1 27 (51.92%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (15.38%) Google Compute Engine
3 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.85%) GitHub
4 2 (3.85%) Google Apps
5 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (36.54%) DHCP
1 19 (36.54%) FTP
1 19 (36.54%) HTTP
1 19 (36.54%) TCP/IP
1 19 (36.54%) DNS
1 19 (36.54%) IPsec
2 13 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) MySQL
2 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.77%) Redis
2 3 (5.77%) Big Data
3 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.92%) Voldemort
4 1 (1.92%) BigTable
Development Applications
1 19 (36.54%) Jenkins
2 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.62%) Ant
4 4 (7.69%) Gradle
5 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 5 (9.62%) Publishing
2 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Law
3 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Electronics
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (55.77%) Developer
2 11 (21.15%) Python Developer
3 6 (11.54%) Web Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Python Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Lead Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Applications Developer
6 3 (5.77%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Operations Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Cloud Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (1.92%) Junior
8 1 (1.92%) Software Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.85%) HTML
1 15 (28.85%) Servlets
2 14 (26.92%) .NET
2 14 (26.92%) J2EE
3 10 (19.23%) CSS
4 9 (17.31%) Django
5 8 (15.38%) XML
6 5 (9.62%) Spring
7 4 (7.69%) OAuth2
7 4 (7.69%) CSS3
7 4 (7.69%) HTML5
7 4 (7.69%) OAuth
7 4 (7.69%) DHTML
7 4 (7.69%) SVG
8 3 (5.77%) Web Services
8 3 (5.77%) JSON
8 3 (5.77%) YAML
8 3 (5.77%) RESTful
8 3 (5.77%) Flask
8 3 (5.77%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Open Source
2 2 (3.85%) PMI
3 1 (1.92%) DTV
3 1 (1.92%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (13.46%) Windows
3 1 (1.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Configuration Management
2 16 (30.77%) Automated Testing
2 16 (30.77%) Unit Testing
2 16 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (28.85%) DevOps
4 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (15.38%) TDD
5 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
5 5 (9.62%) BDD
6 4 (7.69%) Data Management
7 2 (3.85%) Functional Programming
7 2 (3.85%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.85%) Web Development
7 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.92%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.92%) B2B
8 1 (1.92%) B2C
8 1 (1.92%) Data Modelling
8 1 (1.92%) ERP
8 1 (1.92%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (46.15%) Python
1 24 (46.15%) Java
2 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 10 (19.23%) SQL
4 5 (9.62%) Perl
5 4 (7.69%) Google Apps Script
6 2 (3.85%) Golang
6 2 (3.85%) Clojure
6 2 (3.85%) Haskell
6 2 (3.85%) Erlang
6 2 (3.85%) PHP
7 1 (1.92%) C#
7 1 (1.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
1 2 (3.85%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) MySQL Certification
System Software
1 25 (48.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (30.77%) Xen
3 2 (3.85%) vCloud
3 2 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (34.62%) Puppet
2 5 (9.62%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Google
2 25 (48.08%) VMware
3 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.62%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (5.77%) Lotus
6 1 (1.92%) SAP