Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 186 209
Contract jobs citing Google App Engine 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.041% 0.067%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 0.25% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
West Midlands median daily rate - £563 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +35.54% -
England median daily rate £525 £525 £450
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £27.00 -

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 1,229 798 608
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 23.65% 16.25% 10.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 804 529 367
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £302 £213 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £568
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 12
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £14.25 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.75% -12.31% +23.11%
10th Percentile £10.56 £10.83 £13.77
90th Percentile £21.50 £24.98 £21.47
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% -11.63%

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