Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 107 102
Rank change year-on-year -4 -5 +9
Contract jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 16 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.77% 0.21% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.59% 1.61% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 2
Bristol median daily rate £493 £513 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.90% +17.14% -
10th Percentile £463 £449 £331
90th Percentile £518 £695 £574
South West median daily rate £488 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +14.71% - -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 446 248 195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 21.42% 13.09% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 192 157
Bristol median daily rate £425 £378 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.58% -8.48% +10.00%
10th Percentile £276 £164 £261
90th Percentile £530 £538 £605
South West median daily rate £425 £385 £400
% change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
Bristol median hourly rate £175.00 £17.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +914.49% -46.92% +75.68%
10th Percentile £60.83 £13.75 £11.95
90th Percentile £187.50 £38.75 £42.50
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year - -46.15% +109.68%

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 19 October 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 16 (100.00%) Google
1 16 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (93.75%) DevOps
3 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (75.00%) Windows
4 12 (75.00%) Linux
5 11 (68.75%) Ansible
5 11 (68.75%) JBoss
5 11 (68.75%) VMware
5 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (62.50%) Scrum
6 10 (62.50%) Puppet
6 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
6 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
6 10 (62.50%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (62.50%) Terraform
6 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
6 10 (62.50%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (56.25%) Travis CI
7 9 (56.25%) Packer
7 9 (56.25%) Vagrant
7 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (56.25%) Citrix
7 9 (56.25%) Thin Client
7 9 (56.25%) Change Management
7 9 (56.25%) MKS
7 9 (56.25%) Tomcat
7 9 (56.25%) Ant
7 9 (56.25%) Java

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 11 (68.75%) JBoss
2 9 (56.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 16 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (62.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (12.50%) IaaS
4 2 (12.50%) PaaS
4 2 (12.50%) SaaS
5 1 (6.25%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.25%) Neo4j
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 9 (56.25%) Ant
2 9 (56.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (56.25%) Selenium
2 9 (56.25%) Travis CI
2 9 (56.25%) Vagrant
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Retail Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (12.50%) T24 Architect
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (6.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (6.25%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Java Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Windows DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) JSP
1 9 (56.25%) Struts
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) Material Design
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (6.25%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Fat Client
1 9 (56.25%) Thin Client
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.25%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) MVS
5 1 (6.25%) Unix
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) DevOps
2 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 10 (62.50%) Scrum
4 9 (56.25%) Change Management
4 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (18.75%) Decision-Making
6 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 2 (12.50%) UML
7 1 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Kanban
7 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
7 1 (6.25%) Microservices
7 1 (6.25%) MVC
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (6.25%) Speech Recognition
7 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Korn
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (62.50%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (18.75%) Docker
4 2 (12.50%) VirtualBox
4 2 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (68.75%) Ansible
2 10 (62.50%) Puppet
2 10 (62.50%) Terraform
3 9 (56.25%) Packer
4 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (18.75%) Kubernetes
6 1 (6.25%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Google
2 11 (68.75%) VMware
3 9 (56.25%) Citrix
3 9 (56.25%) MKS
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) Temenos
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft