Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Google Cloud Platform over the 6 months to 25 September 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.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 153 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 - +167
Contract jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 16 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.41% 0.28% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.08% 2.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 0
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £500 -
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £400
% change year-on-year - +25.00% +1.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Google Cloud Platform is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 769 522 544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.80% 13.07% 12.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 298 309
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £307 £227
90th Percentile £623 £575 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 10
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -36.26% +35.24%
10th Percentile £14.25 £11.25 £11.73
90th Percentile £25.00 £34.03 £22.43
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £19.61
% change year-on-year +15.15% -15.86% +12.06%

Google Cloud Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Google Cloud Platform as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Google Cloud Platform in Berkshire

Google Cloud Platform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Google Cloud Platform in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Google Cloud Platform in Berkshire

Google Cloud Platform
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform in Berkshire over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google Cloud Platform in Berkshire

Google Cloud Platform
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 25 September 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
Bracknell - 5 £275 -
Reading -10 2 £444 -1.39% 5
Newbury -11 2 £500 - 1
Slough - 2 £438 - 2
Google Cloud Platform
South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform.

1 11 (68.75%) Google
2 9 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (50.00%) Python
4 5 (31.25%) Data Science
4 5 (31.25%) Apache Spark
4 5 (31.25%) scikit-learn
4 5 (31.25%) MATLAB
4 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
4 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
4 5 (31.25%) Big Data
4 5 (31.25%) Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (25.00%) Ansible
5 4 (25.00%) Terraform
6 3 (18.75%) Packer
6 3 (18.75%) DevOps
6 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (18.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
6 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (18.75%) CentOS
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
6 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
6 3 (18.75%) Puppet
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Essbase
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel

Google Cloud Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (31.25%) Apache Spark
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (18.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (18.75%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (12.50%) CloudBees
3 2 (12.50%) Serverless
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (6.25%) Datadog
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Big Data
1 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
2 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (18.75%) Essbase
2 3 (18.75%) MS Access
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (12.50%) BigQuery
3 2 (12.50%) Bigtable
3 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (6.25%) Travis CI
2 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Python Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Data Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Big Data Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Business Data Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Data Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 3 (18.75%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Data Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Angular Developer
6 1 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Product Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) scikit-learn
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Core
2 2 (12.50%) Node.js
3 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) JSP
3 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) CentOS
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Analytics
1 5 (31.25%) Data Science
2 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
4 2 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (31.25%) MATLAB
3 2 (12.50%) Go
3 2 (12.50%) Groovy
3 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) AWS Certification
2 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (6.25%) VirtualBox
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Ansible
1 4 (25.00%) Terraform
2 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (18.75%) Packer
2 3 (18.75%) Puppet
3 2 (12.50%) Kibana
3 2 (12.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Google
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) MKS
3 1 (6.25%) New Relic
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Splunk
3 1 (6.25%) VMware