Period
to 26 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 26 May 2020 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 67 94 -
Rank change year-on-year +27 - -
Contract jobs citing GCP 4 6 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.48% 0.42% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.69% 1.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £450 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
Scotland median daily rate £463 £388 £519
% change year-on-year +19.35% -25.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £75.50 - -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 237 392 321
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 28.32% 27.55% 20.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 228 211
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +7.38%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £270
90th Percentile £593 £566 £530
Scotland median daily rate £425 £450 £423
% change year-on-year -5.56% +6.51% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% - -
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.90 £16.76
% change year-on-year +95.53% +6.80% -1.41%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing GCP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for GCP in Glasgow

GCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing GCP in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for GCP in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for GCP.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Runbook
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Hazelcast
2 2 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Scala
2 2 (50.00%) Azure
2 2 (50.00%) AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Sybase
2 2 (50.00%) DB2

GCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Azure
2 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) Hazelcast
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Scala Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Scala Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (25.00%) Flask
1 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (25.00%) React
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (25.00%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Equities
1 2 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
1 2 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Runbook
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Scala
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C#
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Google
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Sybase