Period
to 10 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 10 December 2019 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 121 148
Rank change year-on-year +29 +27 -3
Contract jobs citing GCP 18 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.00% 0.67% 0.063%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.61% 3.10% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 28 2
East Midlands median daily rate £470 £600 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.67% +84.62% -40.91%
10th Percentile £336 £350 £313
90th Percentile £673 £600 £338
England median daily rate £550 £550 £500
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £44.50 £22.22 £27.16
% change year-on-year +100.32% -18.21% -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 498 581 427
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 27.62% 21.68% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 415 271
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% - +3.13%
10th Percentile £185 £259 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £588
England median daily rate £500 £491 £475
% change year-on-year +1.83% +3.37% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 4 4
East Midlands median hourly rate £16.25 £21.25 £15.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.53% +38.96% -15.04%
10th Percentile £10.95 £10.73 £10.29
90th Percentile £29.13 £32.50 £35.30
England median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year +22.86% -13.58% +6.58%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing GCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for GCP in the East Midlands

GCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GCP in the East Midlands

GCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GCP in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 10 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GCP in the East Midlands

GCP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 10 December 2019. 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
Nottinghamshire +9 12 £460 +31.43% 8
Derbyshire - 3 £475 -
Leicestershire - 2 £403 - 1
Northamptonshire +17 1 - -
GCP
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2019, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for GCP.

1 17 (94.44%) Azure
1 17 (94.44%) AWS
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Finance
3 6 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 5 (27.78%) Python
4 5 (27.78%) CA
4 5 (27.78%) Google
4 5 (27.78%) Node.js
4 5 (27.78%) REST
4 5 (27.78%) GitHub
4 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
4 5 (27.78%) WSO2
4 5 (27.78%) Microservices
4 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
4 5 (27.78%) Apigee
5 4 (22.22%) Cloud Native
5 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 4 (22.22%) JIRA
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) TDD
6 3 (16.67%) MySQL
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle
6 3 (16.67%) Analytics
6 3 (16.67%) Build Automation
6 3 (16.67%) Big Data
6 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
6 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project

GCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 17 (94.44%) AWS
1 17 (94.44%) Azure
2 5 (27.78%) Apigee
2 5 (27.78%) GitHub
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (5.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 3 (16.67%) Big Data
2 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 4 (22.22%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Ant
3 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) SonarQube
3 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Python Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Angular Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) AWS Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Azure Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Java Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Java Programmer
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Node.js Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Programmer
3 2 (11.11%) Python Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Python Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
1 5 (27.78%) Node.js
1 5 (27.78%) REST
2 2 (11.11%) React
3 1 (5.56%) Apache NiFi
3 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.56%) PySpark
3 1 (5.56%) SailPoint
3 1 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Cloud Native
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Microservices
3 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) Analytics
4 3 (16.67%) Build Automation
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
5 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
6 1 (5.56%) ITSM
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) NCSC
1 1 (5.56%) NIST
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Salt
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) CA
1 5 (27.78%) Google
1 5 (27.78%) WSO2
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Alibaba
4 1 (5.56%) Cloudera
4 1 (5.56%) Hortonworks
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow