Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 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)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 58 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 - +58
Contract jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 16 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.67% 1.11% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.25% 9.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 0
Sheffield median daily rate £450 £450 -
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 -
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 79 73 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 13.19% 11.59% 11.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 47 92
Sheffield median daily rate £450 £450 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.00% +17.19%
10th Percentile £340 £300 £325
90th Percentile £638 £680 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £441 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -1.94% - +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Sheffield median hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.82% -56.00% +316.67%
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £125.00
% change year-on-year -15.15% -86.80% +941.67%

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 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google Cloud Platform in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform.

1 14 (87.50%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) Jenkins
2 13 (81.25%) DevOps
3 12 (75.00%) JIRA
3 12 (75.00%) Hadoop
3 12 (75.00%) Linux
3 12 (75.00%) Python
4 10 (62.50%) Confluence
5 9 (56.25%) GitHub
5 9 (56.25%) Bitbucket
5 9 (56.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (50.00%) Kanban
6 8 (50.00%) Bash Shell
6 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (50.00%) Google
6 8 (50.00%) Scrum
6 8 (50.00%) Shell Script
6 8 (50.00%) Metadata Management
6 8 (50.00%) Apache Spark
6 8 (50.00%) Ansible
6 8 (50.00%) Docker
6 8 (50.00%) Kubernetes
6 8 (50.00%) Big Data
7 7 (43.75%) Terraform
7 7 (43.75%) Sonatype Nexus
7 7 (43.75%) SaltStack
7 7 (43.75%) VPN
7 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
8 6 (37.50%) Finance

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 10 (62.50%) Confluence
2 8 (50.00%) Apache Spark
3 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
3 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (12.50%) Apache
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) GitHub
2 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (6.25%) IaaS
4 1 (6.25%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (6.25%) PaaS
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) VPN
2 3 (18.75%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
2 3 (18.75%) NAS
2 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 8 (50.00%) Big Data
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 2 (12.50%) BigQuery
4 2 (12.50%) Flink
5 1 (6.25%) Bigtable
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Jenkins
2 12 (75.00%) JIRA
3 9 (56.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (56.25%) Bitbucket
4 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
4 7 (43.75%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Cloud Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Python Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
1 3 (18.75%) Middleware
1 3 (18.75%) XML
1 3 (18.75%) XSLT
2 2 (12.50%) Anaconda
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Solaris
3 3 (18.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (81.25%) DevOps
2 8 (50.00%) Kanban
2 8 (50.00%) Metadata Management
2 8 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) Analytics
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (25.00%) Data Science
4 3 (18.75%) Benchmarking
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (18.75%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Use Case
6 1 (6.25%) Data Management
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) Python
3 8 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) R
6 1 (6.25%) Go
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Docker
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) NFS
3 3 (18.75%) SRDF
3 3 (18.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (18.75%) Xen
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Ansible
1 8 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 7 (43.75%) Terraform
3 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.25%) Puppet
3 1 (6.25%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Google
2 7 (43.75%) SaltStack
3 4 (25.00%) EMC
3 4 (25.00%) NetApp
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) MuleSoft
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) Ab Initio
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) TOWER Software