Period
to 14 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for GCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GCP over the 6 months to 14 October 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 79 88
Rank change year-on-year +21 +9 +78
Contract jobs citing GCP 11 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.56% 1.25% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.98% 5.61% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 0
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £578 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% - -
North East median daily rate £578 £600 -
% change year-on-year -3.75% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

GCP 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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 221 196 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 31.35% 22.25% 11.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 145 87
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 £430 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.07% +14.67% -
10th Percentile £158 £277 £206
90th Percentile £500 £583 £603
North East median daily rate £425 £430 £361
% change year-on-year -1.16% +19.20% -3.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.79 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.96% - -
North East median hourly rate £16.50 £15.35 -
% change year-on-year +7.49% - -

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing GCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for GCP in Tyne and Wear

GCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GCP in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for GCP in Tyne and Wear

GCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GCP in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GCP in Tyne and Wear

GCP
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 14 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +19 11 £578 -3.75% 7
GCP
North East

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing GCP 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for GCP.

1 9 (81.82%) AWS
2 7 (63.64%) Azure
2 7 (63.64%) Google
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
3 6 (54.55%) DevOps
4 5 (45.45%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) Python
4 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) Apache
5 4 (36.36%) Microservices
6 3 (27.27%) Kubernetes
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (27.27%) Travis CI
6 3 (27.27%) Serverless
6 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (27.27%) Build Automation
6 3 (27.27%) Protocol Buffers
6 3 (27.27%) Go
6 3 (27.27%) Dependency Management
6 3 (27.27%) TypeScript
6 3 (27.27%) gRPC
6 3 (27.27%) Architectural Design
6 3 (27.27%) Docker
6 3 (27.27%) C
6 3 (27.27%) C#
6 3 (27.27%) C++
6 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 3 (27.27%) HTTP
6 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP

GCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) Jetty
2 2 (18.18%) Mongrel
2 2 (18.18%) nginx
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) AWS
2 7 (63.64%) Azure
3 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (27.27%) Google App Engine
3 3 (27.27%) Serverless
4 2 (18.18%) GitHub
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (9.09%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (9.09%) Office 365
5 1 (9.09%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
1 3 (27.27%) SSL
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) FTP
2 2 (18.18%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Big Data
1 2 (18.18%) BigQuery
1 2 (18.18%) Cloud Spanner
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Travis CI
3 2 (18.18%) Artifactory
4 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
2 1 (9.09%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Data Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) DevSecOps Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Data Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Site Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) gRPC
1 3 (27.27%) Protocol Buffers
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) J2EE
2 2 (18.18%) Kafka
2 2 (18.18%) Servlets
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) DevOps
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) Microservices
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Architectural Design
4 3 (27.27%) Build Automation
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) Dependency Management
4 3 (27.27%) Kanban
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 2 (18.18%) ETL
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
6 1 (9.09%) Data Stewardship
6 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) C
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) C++
2 3 (27.27%) Go
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
2 3 (27.27%) TypeScript
3 2 (18.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Kubernetes
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
2 2 (18.18%) Terraform
3 1 (9.09%) Ansible
3 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Google
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Databricks
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) IBM