Period
to 25 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for GCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GCP over the 6 months to 25 January 2020 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 107 119 113
Rank change year-on-year +12 -6 -
Contract jobs citing GCP 14 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.74% 0.60% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.97% 2.33% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 2
Bristol median daily rate £463 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +2.56% -
10th Percentile £376 £428 £445
90th Percentile £695 £570 £530
South West median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - -

GCP 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 Bristol with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 471 557 303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 24.96% 25.79% 16.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 414 223
Bristol median daily rate £438 £432 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.30% +1.62% +3.03%
10th Percentile £220 £302 £210
90th Percentile £650 £598 £570
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £415
% change year-on-year +5.56% +8.43% +9.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 1 7
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.41% +5.71% -57.83%
10th Percentile £14.40 £17.25 £13.90
90th Percentile £38.80 £19.75 £35.39
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year +59.09% +6.02% -36.15%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing GCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for GCP in Bristol

GCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GCP in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for GCP in Bristol

GCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GCP in Bristol over the 6 months to 25 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GCP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing GCP 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 Bristol region with a requirement for GCP.

1 11 (78.57%) AWS
2 10 (71.43%) DevOps
3 8 (57.14%) Azure
3 8 (57.14%) Terraform
4 7 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (50.00%) Kubernetes
4 7 (50.00%) Ansible
4 7 (50.00%) Google
5 6 (42.86%) Python
5 6 (42.86%) Linux
6 5 (35.71%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 5 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
6 5 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
7 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
7 4 (28.57%) Java
8 3 (21.43%) Ruby
8 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (21.43%) Docker
8 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure as Code
8 3 (21.43%) BigQuery
9 2 (14.29%) Post-Campaign Analysis
9 2 (14.29%) Salt
9 2 (14.29%) Anomaly Detection
9 2 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (14.29%) New Relic
9 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 2 (14.29%) Campaign Analysis

GCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (7.14%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 11 (78.57%) AWS
2 8 (57.14%) Azure
3 7 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (35.71%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (14.29%) Google Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (7.14%) G Suite
6 1 (7.14%) GitHub
6 1 (7.14%) Google App Engine
6 1 (7.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) FTP
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
1 2 (14.29%) IPsec
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) BigQuery
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Senior DevOps
2 3 (21.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) DevOps
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure as Code
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Anomaly Detection
5 2 (14.29%) Campaign Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) High Availability
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (14.29%) Pair Programming
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Post-Campaign Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Python
2 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 4 (28.57%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) Ruby
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Terraform
2 7 (50.00%) Ansible
2 7 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (14.29%) Puppet
4 2 (14.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (14.29%) New Relic