Period
to 17 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 17 June 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 Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 54 65
Rank change year-on-year +25 +11 +8
Contract jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 60 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 6.83% 1.84% 0.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.43% 10.24% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 9 1
Sheffield median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £396 £395 £425
90th Percentile £618 £475 £475
South Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire 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 Sheffield with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 227 127 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 25.85% 18.01% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 75 49
Sheffield median daily rate £495 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £210 £325 £261
90th Percentile £625 £519 £590
South Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Sheffield median hourly rate £23.50 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.86% - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year +27.27% +150.00% -45.00%

Google Cloud Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Google Cloud Platform in Sheffield

Google Cloud Platform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google Cloud Platform in Sheffield

Google Cloud Platform
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform in Sheffield over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google Cloud Platform in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform.

1 48 (80.00%) Python
2 40 (66.67%) JIRA
2 40 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 38 (63.33%) Analytics
4 37 (61.67%) DevOps
5 34 (56.67%) Amazon AWS
6 31 (51.67%) Finance
7 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (48.33%) Google
8 29 (48.33%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (33.33%) Docker
9 20 (33.33%) BigQuery
10 19 (31.67%) Data Science
10 19 (31.67%) Open Source
11 17 (28.33%) R
11 17 (28.33%) Linux
11 17 (28.33%) Anaconda
12 16 (26.67%) Continuous Deployment
13 15 (25.00%) Ansible
13 15 (25.00%) Machine Learning
13 15 (25.00%) SQL
14 14 (23.33%) Scrum
14 14 (23.33%) Puppet
14 14 (23.33%) Kanban
14 14 (23.33%) Big Data
15 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Azure
15 13 (21.67%) Java
16 11 (18.33%) Change Management
16 11 (18.33%) Financial Institution
16 11 (18.33%) Problem-Solving

Google Cloud Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 8 (13.33%) Confluence
2 6 (10.00%) SAS
3 5 (8.33%) Apache
3 5 (8.33%) Jupyter
3 5 (8.33%) OpenStack
4 4 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (5.00%) IIS
5 3 (5.00%) Jetty
5 3 (5.00%) Mongrel
5 3 (5.00%) nginx
5 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.33%) CICS
7 1 (1.67%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 34 (56.67%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (11.67%) GitHub
4 5 (8.33%) Google App Engine
5 4 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (6.67%) Office 365
5 4 (6.67%) PaaS
6 1 (1.67%) IaaS
6 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) DHCP
1 4 (6.67%) DNS
1 4 (6.67%) FTP
1 4 (6.67%) HTTP
1 4 (6.67%) IPsec
1 4 (6.67%) SSL
1 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.33%) Firewall
2 2 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.33%) BigQuery
2 14 (23.33%) Big Data
3 10 (16.67%) Qlik Sense
4 9 (15.00%) Hadoop
5 7 (11.67%) QlikView
6 6 (10.00%) Pentaho
7 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.67%) MySQL
8 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 40 (66.67%) JIRA
2 10 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (8.33%) Gradle
5 4 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (5.00%) Bitbucket
6 3 (5.00%) Travis CI
7 2 (3.33%) CircleCI
8 1 (1.67%) GoCD
8 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (51.67%) Finance
2 11 (18.33%) Financial Institution
3 4 (6.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (43.33%) Developer
2 20 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (31.67%) Python Developer
4 14 (23.33%) Python Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) Lead Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (6.67%) Security Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Data Science Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Storage Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Cloud Developer
9 2 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Technical Leader
9 2 (3.33%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.33%) Anaconda
2 5 (8.33%) NumPy
2 5 (8.33%) Pandas
2 5 (8.33%) PySpark
2 5 (8.33%) scikit-learn
3 4 (6.67%) .NET
3 4 (6.67%) Web Services
4 3 (5.00%) J2EE
4 3 (5.00%) Servlets
5 2 (3.33%) JSON
5 2 (3.33%) Kafka
5 2 (3.33%) OAuth
5 2 (3.33%) RESTful
5 2 (3.33%) SAML
5 2 (3.33%) Spring
5 2 (3.33%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.67%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Virtual Team
2 3 (5.00%) iSeries
2 3 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Linux
2 6 (10.00%) Unix
3 5 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (63.33%) Analytics
2 37 (61.67%) DevOps
3 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (48.33%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (31.67%) Data Science
5 19 (31.67%) Open Source
6 16 (26.67%) Continuous Deployment
7 15 (25.00%) Machine Learning
8 14 (23.33%) Kanban
8 14 (23.33%) Scrum
9 11 (18.33%) Change Management
9 11 (18.33%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (16.67%) Migration
11 9 (15.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 8 (13.33%) Test Automation
13 7 (11.67%) Cybersecurity
14 6 (10.00%) Configuration Management
14 6 (10.00%) Data Analytics
14 6 (10.00%) Infrastructure as Code
14 6 (10.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (80.00%) Python
2 17 (28.33%) R
3 15 (25.00%) SQL
4 13 (21.67%) Java
5 9 (15.00%) Bash Shell
6 6 (10.00%) Go
6 6 (10.00%) Ruby
7 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.33%) COBOL
8 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.67%) C
9 1 (1.67%) C#
9 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.67%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.67%) OCA
3 1 (1.67%) OCAJ
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) GDPR
2 4 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (33.33%) Docker
2 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.00%) Xen
3 2 (3.33%) OpenAM
3 2 (3.33%) OpenDJ
Systems Management
1 15 (25.00%) Ansible
2 14 (23.33%) Puppet
3 8 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (8.33%) Terraform
5 4 (6.67%) Kubernetes
6 3 (5.00%) Consul
7 2 (3.33%) Packer
7 2 (3.33%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (1.67%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 29 (48.33%) Google
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.00%) EMC
3 6 (10.00%) NetApp
4 4 (6.67%) TOWER Software
4 4 (6.67%) Veritas
4 4 (6.67%) VMware
5 3 (5.00%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.33%) ForgeRock
6 2 (3.33%) Hortonworks
6 2 (3.33%) Mercator
6 2 (3.33%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle
7 1 (1.67%) Red Hat