Period
to 20 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Apigee skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apigee over the 6 months to 20 February 2020 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 Apigee
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 650 663 784
Rank change year-on-year +13 +121 -22
Contract jobs citing Apigee 86 236 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.24% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.42% 0.92% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 121 80
UK median daily rate £600 £538 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.63% +19.44% -3.23%
10th Percentile £438 £400 £400
90th Percentile £725 £725 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £575 £489
% change year-on-year +4.30% +17.65% +10.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Apigee is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 20,661 25,603 19,350
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.07% 25.81% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,963 17,663 13,424
UK median daily rate £488 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £278 £310 £298
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 371 316 244
UK median hourly rate £21.25 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +7.25%
10th Percentile £13.20 £11.69 £11.25
90th Percentile £68.75 £56.25 £52.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% -0.35%

Apigee
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Apigee as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Apigee in the UK

Apigee
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Apigee.

Contractor daily rate trend for Apigee in the UK

Apigee
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apigee over the 6 months to 20 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apigee in the UK

Apigee
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apigee within the UK over the 6 months to 20 February 2020. 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
England +10 83 £600 +10.34% 25
London +14 57 £600 +12.15% 15
UK excluding London +71 28 £600 +4.30% 10
South West +3 11 £650 +10.64%
North of England +59 9 £500 +25.00% 6
Yorkshire +61 5 £500 -18.70% 5
Midlands +58 5 £495 +20.00% 1
East Midlands +38 5 £495 +20.00% 1
North East - 4 - -
Scotland +18 2 - -
South East +64 1 £638 +72.30% 3

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Apigee 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 with a requirement for Apigee.

1 36 (41.86%) Java
2 35 (40.70%) Kubernetes
3 34 (39.53%) AWS
4 33 (38.37%) Microservices
5 26 (30.23%) GCP
5 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (29.07%) Docker
7 24 (27.91%) Banking
8 23 (26.74%) JavaScript
9 22 (25.58%) Google
10 20 (23.26%) Scrum
10 20 (23.26%) DevOps
10 20 (23.26%) Azure
11 19 (22.09%) RESTful
12 16 (18.60%) Jenkins
13 15 (17.44%) Finance
13 15 (17.44%) JIRA
14 14 (16.28%) Microsoft
14 14 (16.28%) Node.js
14 14 (16.28%) Cloud Native
14 14 (16.28%) Istio
15 13 (15.12%) Ansible
15 13 (15.12%) SQL
16 12 (13.95%) QA
16 12 (13.95%) Public Cloud
16 12 (13.95%) Terraform
17 11 (12.79%) API Development
18 10 (11.63%) Telecoms
18 10 (11.63%) 4G
18 10 (11.63%) SaaS

Apigee
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 7 (8.14%) Confluence
2 6 (6.98%) nginx
2 6 (6.98%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.33%) Apache
3 2 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.33%) IIS
3 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.16%) Anypoint
4 1 (1.16%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.16%) JBoss
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Fuse
4 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) NetSuite
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (2.33%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 34 (39.53%) AWS
2 26 (30.23%) GCP
3 20 (23.26%) Azure
4 10 (11.63%) SaaS
5 6 (6.98%) Boomi
5 6 (6.98%) GitHub
5 6 (6.98%) IaaS
5 6 (6.98%) OpenShift
5 6 (6.98%) PaaS
6 4 (4.65%) Amazon S3
6 4 (4.65%) Trello
6 4 (4.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (2.33%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (2.33%) Datadog
7 2 (2.33%) Google App Engine
7 2 (2.33%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (2.33%) Kong
8 1 (1.16%) Fastly
8 1 (1.16%) npm
8 1 (1.16%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.63%) 4G
2 3 (3.49%) SSL
3 2 (2.33%) BIG-IP
3 2 (2.33%) DNS
3 2 (2.33%) Firewall
3 2 (2.33%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.81%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.65%) SAP HANA
4 3 (3.49%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.49%) MySQL
5 2 (2.33%) Aerospike
5 2 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.33%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.33%) Hazelcast
5 2 (2.33%) Redis
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.16%) Big Data
6 1 (1.16%) BigQuery
6 1 (1.16%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 16 (18.60%) Jenkins
2 15 (17.44%) JIRA
3 9 (10.47%) Artifactory
3 9 (10.47%) Selenium
4 8 (9.30%) Git (software)
5 7 (8.14%) Bitbucket
6 5 (5.81%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (4.65%) GitLab
8 3 (3.49%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.49%) IBM UrbanCode
8 3 (3.49%) Maven
8 3 (3.49%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.33%) Gerrit
9 2 (2.33%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (2.33%) Protractor
9 2 (2.33%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.33%) WebStorm
9 2 (2.33%) Zephyr
10 1 (1.16%) Grunt
General
1 24 (27.91%) Banking
2 15 (17.44%) Finance
3 10 (11.63%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.49%) Retail
5 1 (1.16%) Billing
5 1 (1.16%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 26 (30.23%) Developer
2 15 (17.44%) Consultant
3 11 (12.79%) Architect
4 6 (6.98%) Cloud Architect
4 6 (6.98%) Java Developer
5 5 (5.81%) Senior Developer
6 4 (4.65%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 4 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (4.65%) Node.js Developer
6 4 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.49%) Cloud Developer
7 3 (3.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (3.49%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (3.49%) Software Developer
7 3 (3.49%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.33%) Angular Developer
8 2 (2.33%) Cloud Native Developer
8 2 (2.33%) Java Developer - Fintech
8 2 (2.33%) Kubernetes Architect
8 2 (2.33%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.09%) RESTful
2 14 (16.28%) Node.js
3 9 (10.47%) React
4 7 (8.14%) OAuth
5 6 (6.98%) AngularJS
5 6 (6.98%) JSON
5 6 (6.98%) Swagger
6 5 (5.81%) CSS
6 5 (5.81%) HTML
6 5 (5.81%) HTML5
6 5 (5.81%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (5.81%) REST
6 5 (5.81%) Web Services
7 4 (4.65%) .NET
7 4 (4.65%) EDI
7 4 (4.65%) Redux
7 4 (4.65%) XML
8 3 (3.49%) CSS3
8 3 (3.49%) Jest
8 3 (3.49%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Cloud Native
2 12 (13.95%) Public Cloud
3 8 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.81%) PKI
5 4 (4.65%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (3.49%) User Experience
7 2 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.33%) iPad
8 1 (1.16%) NHS
8 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.30%) Linux
2 4 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.49%) Unix
4 2 (2.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.33%) Windows
4 2 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (38.37%) Microservices
2 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (23.26%) DevOps
3 20 (23.26%) Scrum
4 11 (12.79%) API Development
5 8 (9.30%) Analytics
5 8 (9.30%) Collaborative Working
6 7 (8.14%) API Design
6 7 (8.14%) Fintech
7 6 (6.98%) OO
8 5 (5.81%) Computer Science
8 5 (5.81%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.81%) Digital Banking
8 5 (5.81%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.81%) Service Management
8 5 (5.81%) Test Automation
9 4 (4.65%) BDD
9 4 (4.65%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (4.65%) The Twelve-Factor App
9 4 (4.65%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (41.86%) Java
2 23 (26.74%) JavaScript
3 13 (15.12%) SQL
4 8 (9.30%) Python
5 6 (6.98%) Go
6 5 (5.81%) C#
7 3 (3.49%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.49%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.33%) ES6
8 2 (2.33%) Perl
9 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.98%) Degree
2 4 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.95%) QA
2 4 (4.65%) PSD2
System Software
1 25 (29.07%) Docker
2 5 (5.81%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (4.65%) LXC
3 4 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 35 (40.70%) Kubernetes
2 14 (16.28%) Istio
3 13 (15.12%) Ansible
4 12 (13.95%) Terraform
5 3 (3.49%) Kibana
6 2 (2.33%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (2.33%) Consul
6 2 (2.33%) Nagios
6 2 (2.33%) Puppet
6 2 (2.33%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (25.58%) Google
2 14 (16.28%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.14%) Oracle
4 6 (6.98%) MuleSoft
4 6 (6.98%) VMware
5 5 (5.81%) Dell
5 5 (5.81%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.81%) SAP
6 4 (4.65%) CA
6 4 (4.65%) Jitterbit
6 4 (4.65%) Mashery
6 4 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (3.49%) AppDynamics
7 3 (3.49%) IBM
7 3 (3.49%) Splunk
7 3 (3.49%) Veracode
8 2 (2.33%) Citrix
8 2 (2.33%) F5
8 2 (2.33%) Micro Focus
8 2 (2.33%) WSO2