Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 September 2018 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)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 202 180 197
Rank change year-on-year -22 +17 -25
Contract jobs citing Google App Engine 1 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.019% 0.022% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.087% 0.14% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 10
West Midlands median daily rate £550 £325 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +69.23% -21.69% +38.33%
10th Percentile £525 £313 £383
90th Percentile £575 £338 £448
England median daily rate £550 £415 £469
% change year-on-year +32.53% -11.51% +17.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,144 708 532
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 22.26% 15.68% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 736 454 336
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £250 £214 £250
90th Percentile £577 £575 £538
England median daily rate £486 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.21% +5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 22 5
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.69% +5.36% -22.22%
10th Percentile £10.55 £11.03 £13.00
90th Percentile £21.50 £51.50 £18.85
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.71 £19.00
% change year-on-year -8.23% +8.97% -17.39%

Google App Engine
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Google App Engine as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Google App Engine in the West Midlands

Google App Engine
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google App Engine in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Google App Engine 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Google App Engine.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) GCP
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Bigtable
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform

Google App Engine
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Bigtable
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GCP
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google