Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 149 168
Rank change year-on-year +7 +19 +2
Contract jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 24 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.70% 0.30% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.56% 2.33% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 0
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £513 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.20% - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £513 -
% change year-on-year -7.32% - -
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 674 387 325
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 19.66% 12.83% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 279 237
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% -
10th Percentile £313 £213 £313
90th Percentile £600 £601 £605
Yorkshire median daily rate £433 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +0.58% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 5
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.78 £20.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.90% +32.26% -34.74%
10th Percentile £13.66 £12.45 £11.70
90th Percentile £35.38 £24.75 £25.20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.56 £21.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year -31.48% +37.10% +29.17%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 16 £438 -14.63% 16
Halifax - 2 £575 -
Bradford -19 1 - - 1
Brighouse - 1 £450 -
Huddersfield - 1 - -
Google Cloud Platform
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 November 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%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (83.33%) Google
3 16 (66.67%) DevOps
4 12 (50.00%) Docker
4 12 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (37.50%) Python
5 9 (37.50%) Kubernetes
6 6 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (25.00%) Puppet
7 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (20.83%) Linux
7 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
7 5 (20.83%) OpenShift
8 4 (16.67%) Kafka
8 4 (16.67%) Ruby
8 4 (16.67%) Ansible
8 4 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (16.67%) Public Cloud
8 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (16.67%) Web Services
8 4 (16.67%) Java
8 4 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 3 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (12.50%) Xen
9 3 (12.50%) Natural Language Processing
9 3 (12.50%) PhD
9 3 (12.50%) VMware

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 1 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 23 (95.83%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (20.83%) OpenShift
4 4 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (12.50%) Apigee
5 3 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (8.33%) Google App Engine
7 1 (4.17%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (4.17%) Stackdriver
7 1 (4.17%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) FTP
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) IPsec
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) BigQuery
1 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.17%) Bigtable
2 1 (4.17%) Couchbase
2 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) Artifactory
2 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) HP UFT
2 1 (4.17%) Maven
2 1 (4.17%) RSpec
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (12.50%) Arabic Language
1 3 (12.50%) Hindi Language
2 2 (8.33%) Indonesian Language
2 2 (8.33%) Malayalam Language
2 2 (8.33%) Tamil Language
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
3 7 (29.17%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Data Scientist
6 3 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Java Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 1 (4.17%) Platform Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Kafka
1 4 (16.67%) Web Services
2 3 (12.50%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (12.50%) SpaCy
2 3 (12.50%) TensorFlow
3 2 (8.33%) .NET
3 2 (8.33%) CoreNLP
4 1 (4.17%) Django
4 1 (4.17%) J2EE
4 1 (4.17%) JSON
4 1 (4.17%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
1 4 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) DevOps
2 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
2 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) Data Science
4 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.33%) Pair Programming
5 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Anomaly Detection
6 1 (4.17%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (4.17%) ATDD
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) Machine Learning
6 1 (4.17%) Microservices
6 1 (4.17%) Open Source
6 1 (4.17%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) Python
2 4 (16.67%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) Ruby
3 3 (12.50%) Go
4 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) PhD
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Docker
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) Xen
3 2 (8.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) Kubernetes
2 6 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (25.00%) Puppet
3 4 (16.67%) Ansible
4 3 (12.50%) Terraform
5 2 (8.33%) Rancher
6 1 (4.17%) Mesos
6 1 (4.17%) OpenView
6 1 (4.17%) Salt
6 1 (4.17%) SCOM
6 1 (4.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Google
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Facebook
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat