Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 19 July 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 Cloud Platform (GCP)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 150 172
Rank change year-on-year +6 +22 -7
Contract jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 24 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.70% 0.10% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.02% 1.24% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 9
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £350 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -36.36% +95.56%
10th Percentile £375 £325 £499
90th Percentile £563 £375 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £430 £550
% change year-on-year +4.65% -21.82% +91.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 597 242 329
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 17.34% 8.47% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 155 244
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +1.98% +10.31%
10th Percentile £325 £311 £313
90th Percentile £575 £575 £600
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £430 £450
% change year-on-year -1.16% -4.44% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £12.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +106.61% -
10th Percentile £14.05 £18.70 £10.24
90th Percentile £31.66 £39.10 £16.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £12.80
% change year-on-year +18.03% +19.14% -

Google Cloud Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Google Cloud Platform in West Yorkshire

Google Cloud Platform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Google Cloud Platform in West Yorkshire

Google Cloud Platform
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Google Cloud Platform in West Yorkshire

Google Cloud Platform
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 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
Leeds +3 20 £450 +28.57% 13
Bradford - 2 - - 4
Halifax - 2 £575 -
Google Cloud Platform
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform.

1 23 (95.83%) Google
2 17 (70.83%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (50.00%) .NET
4 12 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (50.00%) Puppet
4 12 (50.00%) DevOps
5 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
6 10 (41.67%) Linux
6 10 (41.67%) Java
6 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
7 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (37.50%) Google App Engine
7 9 (37.50%) Xen
7 9 (37.50%) Configuration Management
8 8 (33.33%) IPsec
8 8 (33.33%) VMware
8 8 (33.33%) WebSphere
8 8 (33.33%) TDD
8 8 (33.33%) J2EE
8 8 (33.33%) IIS
8 8 (33.33%) Servlets
8 8 (33.33%) Apache
8 8 (33.33%) Tomcat
8 8 (33.33%) Python
8 8 (33.33%) SSL
8 8 (33.33%) DHCP
8 8 (33.33%) FTP
8 8 (33.33%) HTTP
8 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP

Google Cloud Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 8 (33.33%) Apache
1 8 (33.33%) IIS
1 8 (33.33%) Jetty
1 8 (33.33%) Mongrel
1 8 (33.33%) nginx
1 8 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 8 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (4.17%) CloudStack
2 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 17 (70.83%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (37.50%) Google App Engine
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (8.33%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (4.17%) GitHub
5 1 (4.17%) IaaS
5 1 (4.17%) OpenShift
5 1 (4.17%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) DHCP
1 8 (33.33%) DNS
1 8 (33.33%) FTP
1 8 (33.33%) HTTP
1 8 (33.33%) IPsec
1 8 (33.33%) SSL
1 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.50%) NAS
2 3 (12.50%) SAN
3 2 (8.33%) LAN
3 2 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MySQL
1 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (8.33%) BigQuery
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.17%) Bigtable
3 1 (4.17%) Couchbase
3 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.17%) Redis
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 8 (33.33%) Travis CI
3 2 (8.33%) JUnit
4 1 (4.17%) Artifactory
4 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.17%) HP UFT
4 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.17%) Maven
4 1 (4.17%) Mockito
4 1 (4.17%) Selenium
4 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Java Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (8.33%) Platform Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) J2EE
2 8 (33.33%) Servlets
3 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.17%) Angular 2
4 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.17%) CSS
4 1 (4.17%) HTML
4 1 (4.17%) jQuery
4 1 (4.17%) JSON
4 1 (4.17%) Kafka
4 1 (4.17%) Node.js
4 1 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (4.17%) RESTful
4 1 (4.17%) Web Services
4 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Public Cloud
2 4 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.33%) AIX
3 2 (8.33%) Debian
3 2 (8.33%) HPUX
3 2 (8.33%) Solaris
3 2 (8.33%) Unix
4 1 (4.17%) Windows
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (50.00%) DevOps
3 9 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 8 (33.33%) Open Source
4 8 (33.33%) TDD
5 7 (29.17%) Microservices
6 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (16.67%) MVC
7 4 (16.67%) QA Automation
8 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (8.33%) Data Architecture
8 2 (8.33%) Deployment Automation
8 2 (8.33%) ITIL
9 1 (4.17%) ATDD
9 1 (4.17%) Data Transformation
9 1 (4.17%) Kanban
9 1 (4.17%) OO
9 1 (4.17%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Java
2 8 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (16.67%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.33%) Go
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby
5 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
2 3 (12.50%) GCP
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Xen
2 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.67%) Docker
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) KVM
4 1 (4.17%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (50.00%) Puppet
2 5 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (16.67%) Ansible
4 3 (12.50%) Kubernetes
5 2 (8.33%) Cobbler
6 1 (4.17%) OpenView
6 1 (4.17%) SCOM
6 1 (4.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Google
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 8 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) HP