The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 25 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)
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 416 417 414
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3  
Contract jobs citing Google App Engine 2 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.010% 0.033% 0.090%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.063% 0.27% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 12
Median daily rate £425 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% -9.09%  
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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3169 2617 1737
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 15.49% 12.24% 7.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2261 1949 1190
Median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £330 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £620 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £393
% change year-on-year - +14.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 27 26
Median hourly rate £22.62 £22.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.81% -37.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.66 £17.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £122.50 £44.45 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +75.75% -40.00%  

Google App Engine
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Google App Engine
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google App Engine in London

Google App Engine
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google App Engine in London

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region with a requirement for Google App Engine.

1 13 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 12 (92.31%) Google
3 10 (76.92%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) Workflow
5 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
5 4 (30.77%) Benchmarking
5 4 (30.77%) Node.js
6 3 (23.08%) DevOps
6 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
6 3 (23.08%) API Development
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
6 3 (23.08%) Open Source
7 2 (15.38%) Puppet
7 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
7 2 (15.38%) nginx
7 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (15.38%) Jetty
7 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (15.38%) Android
7 2 (15.38%) Marketing
7 2 (15.38%) WebSphere

Google App Engine
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) IIS
1 2 (15.38%) Jetty
1 2 (15.38%) Mongrel
1 2 (15.38%) nginx
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 13 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DHCP
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) FTP
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
1 2 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (15.38%) IPsec
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) Travis CI
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) AWS Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Azure Architect
3 2 (15.38%) HTML Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Angular Developer
4 1 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Architect
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Architect
4 1 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Applications Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
1 4 (30.77%) Node.js
2 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) Middleware
3 2 (15.38%) Servlets
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) Django
4 1 (7.69%) J2EE
4 1 (7.69%) OAuth
4 1 (7.69%) React
4 1 (7.69%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Android
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Benchmarking
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
1 4 (30.77%) Workflow
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) API Development
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) Open Source
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) OOP
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (15.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Google
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) VMware