The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Google App Engine skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Google App Engine over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 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 App Engine (GAE)
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 585 594 585
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9  
Contract jobs citing Google App Engine 16 29 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.037% 0.058% 0.082%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.26% 0.58% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 28
Median daily rate £408 £415 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.80% +38.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £408 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £537 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £415 £300
% change year-on-year -2.40% +38.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Google App Engine is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 6039 5043 3215
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 13.96% 10.17% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4110 3583 2114
Median daily rate £475 £467 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.65% +13.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £390
% change year-on-year - +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 66 63
Median hourly rate £29.00 £19.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.63% -45.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £43.50 £40.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +75.75% -36.53%  

Google App Engine
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Google App Engine as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Google App Engine in England

Google App Engine
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Google App Engine in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Google App Engine in England

Google App Engine
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google App Engine in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google App Engine in England

Google App Engine
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google App Engine in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google App Engine in England

Google App Engine
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google App Engine within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +21 10 £405 +1.25%
London -2 2 £425 -15.00% 1
East of England - 2 £506 -
West Midlands +12 1 £325 -21.68%
South West - 1 £375 - 2
Google App Engine
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Google App Engine also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Google App Engine.

1 54 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 53 (98.15%) Google
3 50 (92.59%) Java
4 26 (48.15%) Web Services
5 25 (46.30%) REST
6 22 (40.74%) Google Compute Engine
7 21 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
8 18 (33.33%) Open Source
8 18 (33.33%) Puppet
8 18 (33.33%) WebSphere
8 18 (33.33%) Tomcat
8 18 (33.33%) DevOps
9 17 (31.48%) Jenkins
9 17 (31.48%) Mongrel
9 17 (31.48%) DHCP
9 17 (31.48%) Linux
9 17 (31.48%) Apache
9 17 (31.48%) J2EE
9 17 (31.48%) IIS
9 17 (31.48%) VMware
9 17 (31.48%) HTTP
9 17 (31.48%) TCP/IP
9 17 (31.48%) DNS
9 17 (31.48%) Configuration Management
9 17 (31.48%) Xen
9 17 (31.48%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (31.48%) Jetty
9 17 (31.48%) nginx
9 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (29.63%) Amazon EC2

Google App Engine
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 18 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 18 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 17 (31.48%) Apache
2 17 (31.48%) IIS
2 17 (31.48%) Jetty
2 17 (31.48%) Mongrel
2 17 (31.48%) nginx
3 8 (14.81%) JBoss
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 54 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 22 (40.74%) Google Compute Engine
3 21 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (29.63%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.85%) G Suite
6 1 (1.85%) Google Container Engine
6 1 (1.85%) Heroku
6 1 (1.85%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (31.48%) DHCP
1 17 (31.48%) DNS
1 17 (31.48%) HTTP
1 17 (31.48%) TCP/IP
2 16 (29.63%) FTP
2 16 (29.63%) IPsec
2 16 (29.63%) SSL
3 2 (3.70%) Firewall
3 2 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (3.70%) LAN
3 2 (3.70%) VoIP
3 2 (3.70%) VPN
3 2 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.85%) DocumentDB
3 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (31.48%) Jenkins
2 16 (29.63%) Travis CI
3 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.56%) Subversion
5 1 (1.85%) Ant
5 1 (1.85%) Gradle
5 1 (1.85%) JUnit
5 1 (1.85%) Maven
5 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.70%) Finance
1 2 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (61.11%) Developer
2 27 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (18.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Java Software Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Software Developer
5 4 (7.41%) C++ Developer
5 4 (7.41%) C++/Java Developer
5 4 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (5.56%) HTML Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Angular Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Architect
7 2 (3.70%) AWS Architect
7 2 (3.70%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (3.70%) Java Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (48.15%) Web Services
2 25 (46.30%) REST
3 17 (31.48%) J2EE
4 16 (29.63%) .NET
4 16 (29.63%) Servlets
5 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
5 5 (9.26%) Hibernate
5 5 (9.26%) Node.js
6 3 (5.56%) HTML
6 3 (5.56%) Middleware
7 2 (3.70%) CSS
7 2 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (1.85%) LESS
8 1 (1.85%) OAuth2
8 1 (1.85%) React
8 1 (1.85%) Sass
8 1 (1.85%) Serverless Framework
8 1 (1.85%) Spring Boot
8 1 (1.85%) Swagger
8 1 (1.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.70%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (31.48%) Linux
2 6 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (7.41%) Windows
4 2 (3.70%) Android
4 2 (3.70%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) DevOps
1 18 (33.33%) Open Source
2 17 (31.48%) Configuration Management
2 17 (31.48%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.41%) Benchmarking
4 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
4 4 (7.41%) Workflow
5 3 (5.56%) API Development
5 3 (5.56%) Integration Testing
5 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.56%) Test Automation
6 2 (3.70%) API Design
6 2 (3.70%) Coaching
6 2 (3.70%) Front End Development
6 2 (3.70%) Microservices
6 2 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.70%) Patch Management
6 2 (3.70%) Security Operations
6 2 (3.70%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (92.59%) Java
2 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.41%) C++
4 3 (5.56%) SQL
5 2 (3.70%) Perl
5 2 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.85%) C
6 1 (1.85%) Google Apps Script
6 1 (1.85%) Groovy
6 1 (1.85%) PHP
6 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) CISSP
3 2 (3.70%) SANS
3 2 (3.70%) SSCP
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (31.48%) Xen
2 2 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (33.33%) Puppet
2 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.70%) QRadar
4 1 (1.85%) Ansible
4 1 (1.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 53 (98.15%) Google
2 17 (31.48%) VMware
3 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 10 (18.52%) IBM
5 2 (3.70%) Apple
5 2 (3.70%) HP
5 2 (3.70%) LogRhythm
5 2 (3.70%) Splunk
6 1 (1.85%) Apigee
6 1 (1.85%) CA
6 1 (1.85%) Capita
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle
6 1 (1.85%) WSO2