Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 171 192
Rank change year-on-year -20 +21 -13
Contract jobs citing Google App Engine 2 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.041% 0.023% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.19% 0.18% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 8
West Midlands median daily rate £555 £325 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.77% -21.69% +38.33%
10th Percentile £529 £313 £383
90th Percentile £574 £338 £448
England median daily rate £540 £410 £475
% change year-on-year +31.71% -13.68% +58.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £27.65 £27.27
% change year-on-year - +1.41% +23.93%

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 1,036 555 441
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 21.13% 12.87% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 369 280
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +15.94%
10th Percentile £276 £250 £263
90th Percentile £588 £569 £513
England median daily rate £480 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +4.35% +2.22% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 17 4
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -42.22% -2.17%
10th Percentile £11.00 £9.45 £14.73
90th Percentile £30.15 £52.40 £26.25
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.55
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.83% -13.10%

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

Google App Engine
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 June 2018. 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
Birmingham -17 1 £560 +72.31%
Google App Engine
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Salt
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (50.00%) Terraform
2 1 (50.00%) Travis CI
2 1 (50.00%) Mongrel
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Bigtable
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Jetty
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) GCP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Jetty
1 1 (50.00%) Mongrel
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Bigtable
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Servlets
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Salt
1 1 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) VMware