Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 10 December 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 116 105
Rank change year-on-year +1 -11 +4
Contract jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 12 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.56% 0.10% 0.060%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.48% 0.71% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Bristol median daily rate £493 £488 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.03% -11.36% -
10th Percentile £428 £445 £500
90th Percentile £518 £530 £600
South West median daily rate £484 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +7.50% +5.88% -10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 Bristol with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 483 281 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 22.38% 14.51% 11.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 215 154
Bristol median daily rate £425 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £294 £182 £259
90th Percentile £550 £538 £625
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Bristol median hourly rate £175.00 £17.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +900.00% -56.25% +116.22%
10th Percentile £60.83 £13.90 £21.93
90th Percentile £187.50 £35.39 £43.03
South West median hourly rate £18.00 £18.56 £33.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% -43.75% +78.38%

Google Cloud Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Google Cloud Platform in Bristol

Google Cloud Platform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google Cloud Platform in Bristol

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform.

1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (91.67%) Google
2 11 (91.67%) DevOps
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (75.00%) Windows
4 8 (66.67%) Linux
5 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (58.33%) Ansible
6 6 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (50.00%) Terraform
7 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (41.67%) VMware
7 5 (41.67%) JBoss
7 5 (41.67%) Docker
7 5 (41.67%) Kubernetes
8 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 4 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
9 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (25.00%) Selenium
9 3 (25.00%) Fat Client
9 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (25.00%) Vagrant
9 3 (25.00%) OpenShift
9 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 3 (25.00%) Scrum
9 3 (25.00%) Puppet
9 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
9 3 (25.00%) Unix

Google Cloud Platform
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 5 (41.67%) JBoss
2 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (25.00%) OpenShift
5 2 (16.67%) IaaS
5 2 (16.67%) PaaS
5 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Ant
1 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
1 3 (25.00%) Travis CI
1 3 (25.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Retail Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (16.67%) T24 Architect
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) AWS Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) JSP
1 3 (25.00%) Struts
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) Material Design
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Unix
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (16.67%) MVS
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) DevOps
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 2 (16.67%) UML
5 1 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Microservices
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (8.33%) Speech Recognition
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) Python
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Docker
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (16.67%) VirtualBox
3 2 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Ansible
2 6 (50.00%) Terraform
3 5 (41.67%) Kubernetes
4 3 (25.00%) Packer
4 3 (25.00%) Puppet
5 1 (8.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Google
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) MKS
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) Temenos
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft