Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Google Cloud Platform over the 6 months to 16 December 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 Cloud Platform (GCP)
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 - 96
Rank change year-on-year - +96 +18
Contract jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 2 0 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.16% - 0.96%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.96% - 19.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 15
Wales median daily rate £700 - £375
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £27.16 - £29.64

Google Cloud Platform 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 Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 208 202 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 16.83% 14.48% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 133 65
Wales median daily rate £450 £500 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +37.93% -3.33%
10th Percentile £311 £325 £280
90th Percentile £588 £613 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.43% -51.58% -
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year +11.11% -16.82% +8.20%

Google Cloud Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Google Cloud Platform as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Google Cloud Platform in Wales

Google Cloud Platform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Google Cloud Platform in Wales.

Contractor daily rate trend for Google Cloud Platform in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 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 Wales region with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script

Google Cloud Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Cloudera