Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 - 155
Rank change year-on-year - +155 -
Contract jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 18 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.68% - 0.030%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.50% - 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 0 1
East Midlands median daily rate £600 - £550
England median daily rate £550 £500 £450
% 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 £28.72 £27.16 -
% change year-on-year +5.73% - -

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 514 376 296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.37% 11.85% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 238 153
East Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £248 £220 £314
90th Percentile £550 £588 £600
England median daily rate £495 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 8
East Midlands median hourly rate £21.25 £15.29 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.96% -13.85% +42.00%
10th Percentile £10.73 £10.29 £10.53
90th Percentile £32.50 £35.30 £70.69
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.31
% change year-on-year -12.50% +3.60% -10.79%

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018. 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 - 12 £600 -
Nottinghamshire - 6 £350 - 1
Google Cloud Platform
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform.

1 18 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (94.44%) DevOps
3 12 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (66.67%) Configuration Management
4 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (61.11%) Puppet
4 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
5 9 (50.00%) Docker
6 8 (44.44%) Ansible
7 7 (38.89%) Kubernetes
7 7 (38.89%) TDD
7 7 (38.89%) Java
7 7 (38.89%) Google
7 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
7 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (33.33%) Spring
8 6 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
8 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
8 6 (33.33%) Python
8 6 (33.33%) Pair Programming
8 6 (33.33%) React
8 6 (33.33%) Public Cloud
8 6 (33.33%) Node.js
8 6 (33.33%) ATDD
9 5 (27.78%) Artifactory
9 5 (27.78%) GitLab

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 5 (27.78%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 18 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (27.78%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (27.78%) Google App Engine
3 5 (27.78%) OpenShift
4 4 (22.22%) GitHub
4 4 (22.22%) Office 365
4 4 (22.22%) PaaS
4 4 (22.22%) Tricentis Tosca
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
2 6 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (27.78%) Artifactory
3 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
3 5 (27.78%) GitLab
3 5 (27.78%) Subversion
4 4 (22.22%) Bitbucket
4 4 (22.22%) Cucumber
4 4 (22.22%) HP UFT
4 4 (22.22%) Maven
4 4 (22.22%) Selenium
General
1 4 (22.22%) Aerospace
1 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) AWS DevOps
2 5 (27.78%) Lead DevOps
3 4 (22.22%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Information Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Information Security Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Security Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Security Solutions Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Node.js
1 6 (33.33%) React
1 6 (33.33%) Spring
2 4 (22.22%) OAuth
2 4 (22.22%) OAuth2
2 4 (22.22%) SAML
3 2 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (5.56%) Kafka
4 1 (5.56%) RESTful
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 5 (27.78%) PKI
3 4 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) DevOps
2 12 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
4 7 (38.89%) TDD
5 6 (33.33%) ATDD
5 6 (33.33%) Pair Programming
5 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 5 (27.78%) Release Management
7 4 (22.22%) Cryptography
7 4 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (22.22%) Internal Audit
7 4 (22.22%) Privileged Identity Management
7 4 (22.22%) Security Architecture
7 4 (22.22%) SIEM
7 4 (22.22%) Threat Management
7 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
7 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CEH
1 4 (22.22%) CISM
1 4 (22.22%) CISSP
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Docker
2 4 (22.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (61.11%) Puppet
3 8 (44.44%) Ansible
4 7 (38.89%) Kubernetes
5 5 (27.78%) Consul
5 5 (27.78%) Terraform
6 4 (22.22%) OpenView
6 4 (22.22%) SCOM
6 4 (22.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Google
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (22.22%) HP
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) Splunk