Period
to 18 December 2017

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 18 December 2017 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
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 - 181
Rank change year-on-year - +181 -3
Contract jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 14 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.34% - 0.039%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.03% - 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 1
Berkshire median daily rate £500 - £340
South East median daily rate £500 £400 £333
% change year-on-year +25.00% +20.30% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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 691 530 385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.70% 12.50% 7.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 278 205
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £313 £250 £250
90th Percentile £588 £602 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -2.78% +9.09% +1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 7 10
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +31.03% -63.75%
10th Percentile £11.25 £15.12 £11.00
90th Percentile £38.00 £27.25 £28.08
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.71% +9.38% +11.30%

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
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 18 December 2017. 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
Newbury - 10 £500 - 1
Reading - 1 - - 2
Google Cloud Platform
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Google Cloud Platform also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform.

1 13 (92.86%) Google
2 10 (71.43%) Hadoop
2 10 (71.43%) Apache Hive
2 10 (71.43%) Big Data
2 10 (71.43%) Apache Spark
3 9 (64.29%) Python
4 8 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (57.14%) Data Modelling
4 8 (57.14%) ETL
4 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 8 (57.14%) Scala
4 8 (57.14%) Apache Tez
4 8 (57.14%) Data Engineering
4 8 (57.14%) Hortonworks
4 8 (57.14%) Analytics
5 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 4 (28.57%) DevOps
5 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 4 (28.57%) SOA
6 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
6 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (14.29%) Apache TomEE
7 2 (14.29%) Coaching
7 2 (14.29%) User Experience
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) Microservices

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 10 (71.43%) Apache Spark
2 2 (14.29%) Apache TomEE
2 2 (14.29%) Confluence
2 2 (14.29%) GlassFish
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Google App Engine
2 2 (14.29%) Google Compute Engine
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) Apache Hive
1 10 (71.43%) Big Data
1 10 (71.43%) Hadoop
2 8 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (14.29%) HBase
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Artifactory
2 2 (14.29%) Bitbucket
2 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 2 (14.29%) FishEye
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) JIRA Agile
2 2 (14.29%) jMock
2 2 (14.29%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) Mockito
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Big Data Engineer
1 8 (57.14%) Data Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Big Data Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Application Development Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Development Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) AWS Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Apache Tez
2 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 2 (14.29%) EJB
2 2 (14.29%) Facelets
2 2 (14.29%) Gherkin
2 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 2 (14.29%) Java EE
2 2 (14.29%) JPA
2 2 (14.29%) JSF
2 2 (14.29%) JSP
2 2 (14.29%) PrimeFaces
2 2 (14.29%) REST
2 2 (14.29%) RichFaces
2 2 (14.29%) SOAP
2 2 (14.29%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Analytics
1 8 (57.14%) Data Engineering
1 8 (57.14%) Data Modelling
1 8 (57.14%) ETL
1 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) DevOps
2 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 4 (28.57%) SOA
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Benchmarking
4 2 (14.29%) Data Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 2 (14.29%) Kanban
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Python
2 8 (57.14%) Scala
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) Groovy
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
1 2 (14.29%) HDFS
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Mesos
2 1 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Google
2 8 (57.14%) Hortonworks
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) VMware