The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 / South West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Google App Engine 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.037% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
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 the South West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 344 262 153
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 12.84% 8.88% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 178 109
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £318 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £700 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £393
% change year-on-year - +14.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 3
Median hourly rate £47.50 £21.96 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +116.32% +75.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.77 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.50 £24.50
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 the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Google App Engine
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google App Engine in the South West

Google App Engine
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Somerset - 1 £375 -
Google App Engine
England

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 South West region with a requirement for Google App Engine.

1 6 (100.00%) Apache
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) FTP
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) SSL
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) Servlets
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) IPsec
1 6 (100.00%) Google
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (100.00%) Xen
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Jetty
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) nginx
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins

Google App Engine
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 6 (100.00%) Apache
1 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) Jetty
1 6 (100.00%) Mongrel
1 6 (100.00%) nginx
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (83.33%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) FTP
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
1 6 (100.00%) IPsec
1 6 (100.00%) SSL
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Google
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) IBM