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 3 months to 28 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)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 594 614 602
Rank change year-on-year +20 -12  
Contract jobs citing Google App Engine 16 37 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.069% 0.078%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.25% 0.70% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 44
Median daily rate £408 £415 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.80% +38.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £375 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £547 £578
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 with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 6437 5303 3378
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 13.67% 9.85% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7516 6602 3371
Median daily rate £475 £463 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +12.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £306 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £631 £581
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £395
% change year-on-year - +13.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 92 89
Median hourly rate £27.16 £19.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.94% -45.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.80 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £40.00 £40.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +70.58% -33.33%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 7 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 3 months to 28 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
England +21 16 £408 -1.80% 6
UK excluding London +23 14 £405 -2.40% 4
South East +32 10 £405 +1.25%
London +5 2 £425 -15.00% 2
East of England - 2 £506 -
Midlands +9 1 £325 -21.68%
South West - 1 £375 - 2

For the 6 months to 28 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 with a requirement for Google App Engine.

1 60 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 59 (98.33%) Google
3 55 (91.67%) Java
4 27 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
5 26 (43.33%) Web Services
6 25 (41.67%) REST
7 23 (38.33%) Puppet
7 23 (38.33%) DevOps
7 23 (38.33%) Tomcat
7 23 (38.33%) WebSphere
7 23 (38.33%) Open Source
8 22 (36.67%) nginx
8 22 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (36.67%) Jetty
8 22 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (36.67%) Xen
8 22 (36.67%) VMware
8 22 (36.67%) DHCP
8 22 (36.67%) Linux
8 22 (36.67%) J2EE
8 22 (36.67%) IIS
8 22 (36.67%) HTTP
8 22 (36.67%) TCP/IP
8 22 (36.67%) DNS
8 22 (36.67%) Microsoft
8 22 (36.67%) Apache
8 22 (36.67%) Configuration Management
8 22 (36.67%) Google Compute Engine
8 22 (36.67%) Jenkins
8 22 (36.67%) Mongrel

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 23 (38.33%) Tomcat
1 23 (38.33%) WebSphere
2 22 (36.67%) Apache
2 22 (36.67%) IIS
2 22 (36.67%) Jetty
2 22 (36.67%) Mongrel
2 22 (36.67%) nginx
3 8 (13.33%) JBoss
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 60 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 27 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (36.67%) Google Compute Engine
4 21 (35.00%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (5.00%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (1.67%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.67%) G Suite
7 1 (1.67%) Google Container Engine
7 1 (1.67%) Heroku
7 1 (1.67%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.67%) PaaS
7 1 (1.67%) Route 53
7 1 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (36.67%) DHCP
1 22 (36.67%) DNS
1 22 (36.67%) HTTP
1 22 (36.67%) TCP/IP
2 21 (35.00%) FTP
2 21 (35.00%) IPsec
2 21 (35.00%) SSL
3 3 (5.00%) DSL
4 2 (3.33%) Firewall
4 2 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (3.33%) LAN
4 2 (3.33%) VoIP
4 2 (3.33%) VPN
4 2 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.67%) Big Data
3 1 (1.67%) Datomic
3 1 (1.67%) DocumentDB
3 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (36.67%) Jenkins
2 21 (35.00%) Travis CI
3 7 (11.67%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.00%) Subversion
5 1 (1.67%) Ant
5 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.67%) Gradle
5 1 (1.67%) JUnit
5 1 (1.67%) Maven
5 1 (1.67%) Selenium
5 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.67%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (3.33%) Finance
1 2 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (55.00%) Developer
2 27 (45.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
4 5 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 4 (6.67%) C++ Developer
5 4 (6.67%) C++/Java Developer
5 4 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (5.00%) HTML Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Angular Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Architect
7 2 (3.33%) AWS Architect
7 2 (3.33%) Azure Architect
7 2 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (3.33%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Java Architect
7 2 (3.33%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (43.33%) Web Services
2 25 (41.67%) REST
3 22 (36.67%) J2EE
4 21 (35.00%) .NET
4 21 (35.00%) Servlets
5 6 (10.00%) Hibernate
6 5 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 5 (8.33%) Node.js
7 3 (5.00%) HTML
7 3 (5.00%) Middleware
8 2 (3.33%) CSS
8 2 (3.33%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (3.33%) Spring
9 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.67%) Django
9 1 (1.67%) Java EE
9 1 (1.67%) JPA
9 1 (1.67%) jQuery
9 1 (1.67%) Spring MVC
9 1 (1.67%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.67%) Linux
2 6 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (6.67%) Windows
4 2 (3.33%) Android
4 2 (3.33%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) DevOps
1 23 (38.33%) Open Source
2 22 (36.67%) Configuration Management
2 22 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 5 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (6.67%) Benchmarking
5 4 (6.67%) Microservices
5 4 (6.67%) Workflow
6 3 (5.00%) API Development
6 3 (5.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (5.00%) MVC
6 3 (5.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (3.33%) SIEM
7 2 (3.33%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (3.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (91.67%) Java
2 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.67%) C++
3 4 (6.67%) SQL
4 3 (5.00%) Perl
5 2 (3.33%) Python
6 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.67%) C
6 1 (1.67%) Google Apps Script
6 1 (1.67%) Groovy
6 1 (1.67%) PHP
6 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) CISSP
3 2 (3.33%) SANS
3 2 (3.33%) SSCP
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 22 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 22 (36.67%) Xen
2 2 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (38.33%) Puppet
2 4 (6.67%) Ansible
3 3 (5.00%) Marathon
3 3 (5.00%) Mesos
3 3 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.00%) Rundeck
3 3 (5.00%) Terraform
4 2 (3.33%) QRadar
5 1 (1.67%) Fluentd
5 1 (1.67%) Grafana
5 1 (1.67%) Kibana
5 1 (1.67%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.67%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 59 (98.33%) Google
2 22 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 22 (36.67%) VMware
3 10 (16.67%) IBM
4 2 (3.33%) Apple
4 2 (3.33%) HP
4 2 (3.33%) LogRhythm
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle
4 2 (3.33%) Splunk
5 1 (1.67%) Apigee
5 1 (1.67%) CA
5 1 (1.67%) Capita
5 1 (1.67%) WSO2
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