Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 6 months to 19 November 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)
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 839 836 785
Rank change year-on-year -3 -51 +41
Contract jobs citing Google App Engine 36 60 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.057% 0.093%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.22% 0.49% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 39 75
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +35.71%
10th Percentile £315 £375 £317
90th Percentile £600 £578 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £442 £450
% change year-on-year +13.25% -1.89% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
UK median hourly rate £27.05 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Google App Engine 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 16423 12353 7468
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.20% 11.78% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11383 8492 5040
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £270 £275 £263
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 185 116
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £18.55 £21.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.45% -14.30% +20.22%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.70 £10.50
90th Percentile £58.75 £56.75 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.06 £22.75
% change year-on-year +2.58% -25.01% +30.00%

Google App Engine
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Google App Engine as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Google App Engine in the UK

Google App Engine
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google App Engine in the UK

Google App Engine
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google App Engine over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google App Engine in the UK

Google App Engine
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google App Engine.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google App Engine in the UK

Google App Engine
Top 8 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 -3 35 £500 +11.11% 3
London -42 19 £519 +15.28%
UK excluding London +13 16 £500 +13.25% 3
East of England -9 6 £525 +27.27% 1
South West - 6 £488 - 1
West Midlands +24 2 £563 +35.54% 1
Midlands +23 2 £563 +35.54% 1
South East +3 2 - -

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 with a requirement for Google App Engine.

1 36 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 35 (97.22%) Google
3 27 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (69.44%) Java
5 24 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (66.67%) DevOps
6 22 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (61.11%) VMware
6 22 (61.11%) Linux
7 21 (58.33%) Amazon EC2
8 18 (50.00%) Tomcat
8 18 (50.00%) Jenkins
9 17 (47.22%) Puppet
9 17 (47.22%) Servlets
9 17 (47.22%) .NET
9 17 (47.22%) HTTP
9 17 (47.22%) Xen
10 16 (44.44%) WebSphere
10 16 (44.44%) Open Source
10 16 (44.44%) nginx
10 16 (44.44%) Jetty
10 16 (44.44%) TCP/IP
10 16 (44.44%) DNS
10 16 (44.44%) Apache
10 16 (44.44%) DHCP
10 16 (44.44%) FTP
10 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
10 16 (44.44%) Configuration Management
10 16 (44.44%) IPsec
10 16 (44.44%) J2EE

Google App Engine
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 18 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 16 (44.44%) Apache
2 16 (44.44%) IIS
2 16 (44.44%) Jetty
2 16 (44.44%) Mongrel
2 16 (44.44%) nginx
2 16 (44.44%) WebSphere
3 5 (13.89%) OpenStack
4 2 (5.56%) Apache TomEE
4 2 (5.56%) Confluence
4 2 (5.56%) GlassFish
4 2 (5.56%) JBoss
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 36 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 27 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (58.33%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (13.89%) IaaS
6 2 (5.56%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.78%) G Suite
7 1 (2.78%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (47.22%) HTTP
2 16 (44.44%) DHCP
2 16 (44.44%) DNS
2 16 (44.44%) FTP
2 16 (44.44%) IPsec
2 16 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 15 (41.67%) SSL
4 5 (13.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 15 (41.67%) Travis CI
3 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
4 3 (8.33%) Maven
4 3 (8.33%) Subversion
5 2 (5.56%) Artifactory
5 2 (5.56%) Bitbucket
5 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.56%) FishEye
5 2 (5.56%) JIRA
5 2 (5.56%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (5.56%) jMock
5 2 (5.56%) JUnit
5 2 (5.56%) Mockito
5 2 (5.56%) Selenium
6 1 (2.78%) Ant
6 1 (2.78%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.78%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (19.44%) Marketing
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
3 4 (11.11%) Retail
4 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.78%) Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Security Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (8.33%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Cloud Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Application Development Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Cloud Specialist
7 1 (2.78%) Development Manager
7 1 (2.78%) DevOps Specialist
7 1 (2.78%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior DevOps
7 1 (2.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) .NET
1 17 (47.22%) Servlets
2 16 (44.44%) J2EE
3 9 (25.00%) Web Services
4 6 (16.67%) Django
5 5 (13.89%) HTML
6 4 (11.11%) CSS
6 4 (11.11%) HTML5
6 4 (11.11%) HTML5 Canvas
6 4 (11.11%) Node.js
6 4 (11.11%) WebGL
7 3 (8.33%) React
7 3 (8.33%) REST
7 3 (8.33%) RESTful
8 2 (5.56%) Facelets
8 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
8 2 (5.56%) Java EE
8 2 (5.56%) JPA
8 2 (5.56%) JSF
8 2 (5.56%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) Animation
3 3 (8.33%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.56%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.56%) User Experience
5 1 (2.78%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 22 (61.11%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) AIX
2 5 (13.89%) Android
2 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
2 5 (13.89%) Solaris
2 5 (13.89%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) CentOS
3 1 (2.78%) Debian
3 1 (2.78%) Fedora
3 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 24 (66.67%) DevOps
2 16 (44.44%) Configuration Management
2 16 (44.44%) Open Source
3 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 8 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 5 (13.89%) Cryptography
7 5 (13.89%) Data Privacy
7 5 (13.89%) Information Security
7 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
7 5 (13.89%) SDLC
7 5 (13.89%) Secure Coding
7 5 (13.89%) Security Architecture
7 5 (13.89%) Web Development
8 4 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 4 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (11.11%) MVC
8 4 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) Python
3 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.89%) Go
5 4 (11.11%) Perl
6 3 (8.33%) SQL
7 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.78%) C#
8 1 (2.78%) Google Apps Script
8 1 (2.78%) PHP
8 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) CISM
3 3 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) GCP
System Software
1 22 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (47.22%) Xen
3 5 (13.89%) vCloud
3 5 (13.89%) vSphere
4 1 (2.78%) KVM
4 1 (2.78%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 17 (47.22%) Puppet
2 3 (8.33%) Ansible
3 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.56%) Terraform
4 1 (2.78%) Kibana
4 1 (2.78%) Salt
Vendors
1 35 (97.22%) Google
2 22 (61.11%) VMware
3 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.56%) HP
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle
5 2 (5.56%) VocaLink
6 1 (2.78%) Perforce
6 1 (2.78%) Rackspace