Period
to 19 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 March 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 of England
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 161 182 186
Rank change year-on-year +21 +4 -3
Contract jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 19 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.46% 0.35% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.23% 2.44% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 7
East of England median daily rate £488 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £346 £350 £313
90th Percentile £575 £700 £643
England median daily rate £550 £513 £450
% change year-on-year +7.32% +13.89% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £23.36 £28.97 £27.65
% change year-on-year -19.36% +4.76% -2.82%

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 of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 853 657 487
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.83% 14.22% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 396 288
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% -8.33%
10th Percentile £200 £143 £200
90th Percentile £592 £575 £627
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 7 13
East of England median hourly rate £19.50 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.25% +11.11% +132.26%
10th Percentile £15.60 £13.89 £11.25
90th Percentile £175.00 £122.75 £48.60
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% -10.00%

Google Cloud Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Google Cloud Platform in the East of England

Google Cloud Platform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google Cloud Platform in the East of England

Google Cloud Platform
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google Cloud Platform in the East of England

Google Cloud Platform
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 19 March 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
Cambridgeshire - 14 £475 - 21
Bedfordshire +10 2 £444 +26.79% 3
Hertfordshire -2 2 £538 +26.47% 11
Suffolk - 1 £550 - 1
Google Cloud Platform
England

For the 6 months to 19 March 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 of England region with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform.

1 14 (73.68%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) Google
4 8 (42.11%) NoSQL
4 8 (42.11%) Python
4 8 (42.11%) Node.js
5 7 (36.84%) DevOps
5 7 (36.84%) Linux
5 7 (36.84%) Windows
5 7 (36.84%) Java
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
6 6 (31.58%) Unix
6 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
7 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (21.05%) Microservices
8 4 (21.05%) Docker
8 4 (21.05%) Analytics
8 4 (21.05%) Kubernetes
8 4 (21.05%) Statistics
8 4 (21.05%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (21.05%) Visualisation
8 4 (21.05%) Scrum
8 4 (21.05%) .NET
8 4 (21.05%) Web Services
8 4 (21.05%) C#
9 3 (15.79%) C++

Google Cloud Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (15.79%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Solr
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Spark
2 2 (10.53%) Confluence
2 2 (10.53%) SAS
3 1 (5.26%) Anypoint
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) Mule
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (73.68%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon Glacier
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon S3
3 2 (10.53%) GitHub
4 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.26%) Office 365
4 1 (5.26%) OpenShift
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) SSL
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) Kerberos
3 1 (5.26%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (5.26%) VoIP
3 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) NoSQL
2 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (10.53%) Apache Hive
3 2 (10.53%) Big Data
3 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
3 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
3 2 (10.53%) HBase
3 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) Sqoop
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) ERwin
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.26%) Fiddler
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Hudson
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) Metasploit
2 1 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.26%) SonarQube
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (10.53%) Publishing
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Mobile Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Cloud Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Data Scientist
4 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Site Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Python Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Node.js
2 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) Web Services
3 3 (15.79%) React Native
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
4 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
4 2 (10.53%) Kafka
4 2 (10.53%) LINQ
4 2 (10.53%) Lucene
4 2 (10.53%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (10.53%) OAuth
4 2 (10.53%) OpenID
4 2 (10.53%) REST
4 2 (10.53%) SAML
4 2 (10.53%) Sphinx
5 1 (5.26%) HTML
5 1 (5.26%) JSON
5 1 (5.26%) LDAP
5 1 (5.26%) Servlets
5 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.53%) User Experience
4 1 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) PKI
4 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Unix
3 3 (15.79%) Android
3 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
4 2 (10.53%) Solaris
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.26%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (36.84%) DevOps
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (21.05%) Analytics
4 4 (21.05%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (21.05%) Microservices
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Statistics
4 4 (21.05%) Visualisation
5 3 (15.79%) BDD
5 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.79%) Mobile Development
5 3 (15.79%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) OOD
5 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (10.53%) Data Science
6 2 (10.53%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) Python
3 7 (36.84%) Java
4 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 4 (21.05%) C#
6 3 (15.79%) C++
6 3 (15.79%) ES6
6 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
6 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
6 3 (15.79%) TypeScript
7 2 (10.53%) C
7 2 (10.53%) MATLAB
7 2 (10.53%) Perl
7 2 (10.53%) R
8 1 (5.26%) Go
8 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) PhD
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Data Quality
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Docker
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Flume
2 2 (10.53%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Kubernetes
2 2 (10.53%) Terraform
3 1 (5.26%) Ansible
3 1 (5.26%) Nessus
3 1 (5.26%) Nmap
3 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.26%) Puppet
3 1 (5.26%) Salt
3 1 (5.26%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Google
2 3 (15.79%) Xamarin
3 2 (10.53%) Hortonworks
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) New Relic
4 1 (5.26%) Brocade
4 1 (5.26%) Dell
4 1 (5.26%) ForgeRock
4 1 (5.26%) Juniper
4 1 (5.26%) Marketo
4 1 (5.26%) MuleSoft
4 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.26%) Qualys
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.26%) Vyatta