Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Google Cloud Platform over the 6 months to 19 December 2018 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 89 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - -
Contract jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 9 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.57% 0.078% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.36% 0.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Reading median daily rate £500 - -
Berkshire median daily rate £550 £500 -
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

Google Cloud Platform 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 Reading with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 382 250 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 24.24% 19.39% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 150 81
Reading median daily rate £475 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% -1.45%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £213
90th Percentile £600 £576 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 3
Reading median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.33% -23.51% -28.69%
10th Percentile £13.88 £11.25 £14.16
90th Percentile £53.50 £33.12 £20.33
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% -21.05% +31.03%

Google Cloud Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Google Cloud Platform as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Google Cloud Platform in Reading

Google Cloud Platform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Google Cloud Platform in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for Google Cloud Platform in Reading

Google Cloud Platform
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform in Reading over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google Cloud Platform in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 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 Reading region with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform.

1 8 (88.89%) Google
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Ansible
3 6 (66.67%) Terraform
4 5 (55.56%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (55.56%) DevOps
4 5 (55.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (44.44%) IaaS
5 4 (44.44%) Analytics
5 4 (44.44%) PaaS
5 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
5 4 (44.44%) Docker
5 4 (44.44%) OpenShift
5 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
5 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (33.33%) Java
7 2 (22.22%) .NET
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
7 2 (22.22%) B2B
7 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
8 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (11.11%) New Relic
8 1 (11.11%) AWS Certification
8 1 (11.11%) Datadog
8 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud

Google Cloud Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (55.56%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (44.44%) IaaS
3 4 (44.44%) OpenShift
3 4 (44.44%) PaaS
4 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (11.11%) Datadog
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Travis CI
2 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Azure DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Account Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Angular Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Chief Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Python Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Account Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) JSP
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Native
1 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
1 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
1 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) CentOS
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) B2B
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) AWS Certification
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (44.44%) Docker
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) VirtualBox
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Ansible
1 6 (66.67%) Terraform
2 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
3 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (11.11%) Packer
3 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) MKS
2 1 (11.11%) New Relic
2 1 (11.11%) Splunk
2 1 (11.11%) VMware