Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 121 140 -
Rank change year-on-year +19 - -
Contract jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 16 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.65% 0.14% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.97% 0.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 27 4 0
East Midlands median daily rate £600 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% - -
England median daily rate £550 £500 £464
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.76% -2.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £25.47 £27.16 -
% change year-on-year -6.24% - -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 538 417 289
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.84% 14.10% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 275 151
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +8.47%
10th Percentile £261 £228 £300
90th Percentile £550 £588 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £12.25 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +144.90% -32.41% +45.00%
10th Percentile £15.60 £10.29 £10.00
90th Percentile £34.25 £33.40 £104.06
England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.56 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.72% -2.30% -12.92%

Google Cloud Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Google Cloud Platform in the East Midlands

Google Cloud Platform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google Cloud Platform in the East Midlands

Google Cloud Platform
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google Cloud Platform in the East Midlands

Google Cloud Platform
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 Google Cloud Platform within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Northamptonshire +2 11 £600 +84.62% 1
Nottinghamshire - 5 £350 - 5
Google Cloud Platform
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform.

1 16 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (87.50%) DevOps
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (56.25%) Configuration Management
4 9 (56.25%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (50.00%) Puppet
6 7 (43.75%) Python
7 6 (37.50%) Google
8 5 (31.25%) PKI
8 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
8 5 (31.25%) Google App Engine
8 5 (31.25%) GitLab
8 5 (31.25%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (31.25%) Ansible
8 5 (31.25%) Docker
8 5 (31.25%) SDLC
8 5 (31.25%) Terraform
8 5 (31.25%) Consul
9 4 (25.00%) GDPR
9 4 (25.00%) Privileged Identity Management
9 4 (25.00%) Internal Audit
9 4 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (25.00%) Threat Management
9 4 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
9 4 (25.00%) OAuth2
9 4 (25.00%) Kubernetes
9 4 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (25.00%) SABSA

Google Cloud Platform
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 3 (18.75%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 16 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (31.25%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (31.25%) Google App Engine
4 4 (25.00%) GitHub
4 4 (25.00%) Office 365
4 4 (25.00%) PaaS
5 3 (18.75%) OpenShift
5 3 (18.75%) Tricentis Tosca
6 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
1 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (31.25%) GitLab
3 4 (25.00%) Artifactory
4 3 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (18.75%) Bitbucket
4 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
4 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
4 3 (18.75%) HP UFT
4 3 (18.75%) Maven
4 3 (18.75%) Selenium
4 3 (18.75%) Subversion
General
1 4 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (25.00%) Information Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Information Security Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Security Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Security Solutions Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (18.75%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) AWS Architect
6 1 (6.25%) AWS Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) OAuth
1 4 (25.00%) OAuth2
1 4 (25.00%) SAML
2 3 (18.75%) Node.js
2 3 (18.75%) React
2 3 (18.75%) Spring
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (6.25%) Kafka
4 1 (6.25%) RESTful
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) PKI
2 4 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (18.75%) Public Cloud
4 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) DevOps
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Configuration Management
4 5 (31.25%) SDLC
4 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (25.00%) Cryptography
5 4 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (25.00%) Identity Management
5 4 (25.00%) Information Security
5 4 (25.00%) Internal Audit
5 4 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Privileged Identity Management
5 4 (25.00%) SABSA
5 4 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 4 (25.00%) SIEM
5 4 (25.00%) Threat Management
5 4 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Python
2 4 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CEH
1 4 (25.00%) CISM
1 4 (25.00%) CISSP
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Docker
2 4 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (50.00%) Puppet
3 5 (31.25%) Ansible
3 5 (31.25%) Consul
3 5 (31.25%) Terraform
4 4 (25.00%) Kubernetes
5 3 (18.75%) OpenView
5 3 (18.75%) SCOM
5 3 (18.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Google
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix
2 3 (18.75%) HP
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat