Period
to 17 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 17 September 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 153 174 158
Rank change year-on-year +21 -16 -
Contract jobs citing GCP 24 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.66% 0.14% 0.028%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.60% 0.69% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 1
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% - -
10th Percentile £353 £426 £475
90th Percentile £495 £609 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £500 £490
% change year-on-year -10.00% +2.04% +22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £24.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £24.00 - -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 922 727 429
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 25.53% 19.80% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 583 497 270
Hampshire median daily rate £463 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +18.75% -8.31%
10th Percentile £325 £319 £213
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 8
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.25 £15.00 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.00% -46.90% -48.17%
10th Percentile £14.37 £10.35 £10.52
90th Percentile £53.75 £68.90 £43.75
South East median hourly rate £35.50 £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +86.84% +15.15% -15.86%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing GCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for GCP in Hampshire

GCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GCP in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for GCP in Hampshire

GCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GCP in Hampshire over the 6 months to 17 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GCP in Hampshire

GCP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 17 September 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
Farnborough - 12 £425 -
Southampton +15 4 £431 -13.75% 1
Hook - 1 - -
GCP
South East

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for GCP.

1 17 (70.83%) Linux
1 17 (70.83%) Azure
1 17 (70.83%) AWS
1 17 (70.83%) DevOps
2 15 (62.50%) Java
2 15 (62.50%) Windows
3 12 (50.00%) Google
4 11 (45.83%) REST
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle
4 11 (45.83%) Clustering
4 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database
4 11 (45.83%) Windows Server
4 11 (45.83%) Infrastructure Automation
5 7 (29.17%) Terraform
5 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (29.17%) Python
6 6 (25.00%) Docker
7 5 (20.83%) Kubernetes
8 4 (16.67%) BlazeMeter
8 4 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (16.67%) Selenium
8 4 (16.67%) Kanban
8 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
8 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
8 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 4 (16.67%) JMeter
8 4 (16.67%) Scrum

GCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 1 (4.17%) Apache Pig
1 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.17%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 17 (70.83%) AWS
1 17 (70.83%) Azure
2 4 (16.67%) BlazeMeter
3 2 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (4.17%) IaaS
4 1 (4.17%) OpenShift
4 1 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
3 1 (4.17%) BigQuery
3 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (16.67%) JMeter
1 4 (16.67%) Selenium
2 2 (8.33%) Chocolatey
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) Artifactory
3 1 (4.17%) GitLab
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (4.17%) Travis CI
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (8.33%) Public Sector
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Azure DevOps
2 7 (29.17%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Azure Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Administrator
3 6 (25.00%) DevOps Administrator
3 6 (25.00%) DevOps Manager
3 6 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 6 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 6 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (25.00%) Systems Manager
4 5 (20.83%) AWS DevOps
4 5 (20.83%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Tester
5 3 (12.50%) Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) REST
2 4 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) Django
3 1 (4.17%) Kafka
3 1 (4.17%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Cloud Native
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Linux
2 15 (62.50%) Windows
3 11 (45.83%) Windows Server
3 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) DevOps
2 11 (45.83%) Infrastructure Automation
3 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Kanban
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Scrum
4 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.33%) Analytics
5 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.33%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Measurement
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.33%) Refactoring
6 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) Python
3 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CCNA
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) Ceph
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) Terraform
2 5 (20.83%) Kubernetes
3 3 (12.50%) Ansible
4 2 (8.33%) Grafana
4 2 (8.33%) ZABBIX
5 1 (4.17%) Kibana
5 1 (4.17%) logstash
5 1 (4.17%) Nagios
5 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.17%) Prometheus
5 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Google
2 11 (45.83%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Juniper
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds