The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google App Engine (GAE)
North West / Manchester
Rank 85 106 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 -  
Contract jobs citing Google App Engine 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.31% 0.11% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.76% 2.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £550 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £325
% change year-on-year -10.00% +53.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.00 - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 145 93 51
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 11.15% 5.24% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 57 26
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £20.20 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.66% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% -13.35%  

Google App Engine
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Google App Engine
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google App Engine in Manchester

Google App Engine
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Salford - 4 £550 -
Google App Engine
North West

Google App Engine
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Google App Engine.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Servlets
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) FTP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Google
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Jetty
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) Travis CI
1 5 (100.00%) Mongrel
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source

Google App Engine
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Jetty
1 5 (100.00%) Mongrel
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) FTP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) Servlets
2 2 (40.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (40.00%) Privileged Access Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) SANS
2 2 (40.00%) SSCP
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) QRadar
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Google
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) LogRhythm
3 2 (40.00%) Splunk