Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 2019 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
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 120 141 148
Rank change year-on-year +21 +7 +18
Contract jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 34 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.04% 0.59% 0.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.01% 3.81% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 9
West Yorkshire median daily rate £455 £513 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.22% +40.41% -31.52%
10th Percentile £413 £380 £325
90th Percentile £575 £570 £415
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £513 £410
% change year-on-year -7.32% +25.00% -23.08%
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 678 499 263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 20.77% 15.46% 8.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 372 171
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £430 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +2.38% -1.18%
10th Percentile £279 £263 £313
90th Percentile £593 £624 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 4
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.16 £12.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.00% -22.58% -34.74%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.80 £11.58
90th Percentile £35.00 £13.60 £26.78
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.85 £13.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year +10.00% -19.40% -16.25%

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 16 February 2019.

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 16 February 2019. 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 +11 25 £500 -2.44% 22
Bradford -11 3 £443 -15.71% 1
Brighouse - 1 £450 -
Huddersfield - 1 - -
Google Cloud Platform
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 32 (94.12%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (82.35%) Google
3 22 (64.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (44.12%) DevOps
5 14 (41.18%) Python
6 13 (38.24%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (35.29%) Jenkins
8 11 (32.35%) Puppet
8 11 (32.35%) Kubernetes
9 9 (26.47%) Terraform
9 9 (26.47%) Java
10 8 (23.53%) Linux
10 8 (23.53%) Ruby
10 8 (23.53%) Docker
10 8 (23.53%) Hybrid Cloud
11 7 (20.59%) Ansible
11 7 (20.59%) OpenShift
11 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (20.59%) Configuration Management
11 7 (20.59%) SQL
12 6 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (17.65%) Kafka
12 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
13 5 (14.71%) Continuous Delivery
13 5 (14.71%) Public Cloud
13 5 (14.71%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (14.71%) Web Services
14 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
14 4 (11.76%) Degree
14 4 (11.76%) Xen

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 2 (5.88%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) Confluence
2 1 (2.94%) nginx
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 32 (94.12%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (64.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (20.59%) OpenShift
4 6 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (14.71%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (11.76%) IaaS
6 4 (11.76%) PaaS
7 3 (8.82%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (8.82%) Google App Engine
8 2 (5.88%) Google Compute Engine
8 2 (5.88%) SaaS
8 2 (5.88%) Stackdriver
9 1 (2.94%) Apigee
9 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (2.94%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) DNS
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
1 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.94%) DHCP
2 1 (2.94%) FTP
2 1 (2.94%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) NoSQL
1 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
1 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.82%) BigQuery
3 2 (5.88%) Bigtable
3 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.82%) Maven
2 3 (8.82%) Travis CI
3 2 (5.88%) Ant
3 2 (5.88%) CMake
3 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.94%) CircleCI
4 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.94%) git-flow
4 1 (2.94%) JIRA
4 1 (2.94%) RSpec
4 1 (2.94%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Arabic Language
2 3 (8.82%) Hindi Language
3 2 (5.88%) Indonesian Language
3 2 (5.88%) Malayalam Language
3 2 (5.88%) Tamil Language
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Architect
1 8 (23.53%) Cloud Architect
1 8 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) AWS DevOps
2 6 (17.65%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Security Architect
4 3 (8.82%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Data Scientist
5 2 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (5.88%) Site Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Storage Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Java Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) Kafka
2 5 (14.71%) Web Services
3 3 (8.82%) Natural Language Processing
3 3 (8.82%) Node.js
3 3 (8.82%) SpaCy
3 3 (8.82%) TensorFlow
4 2 (5.88%) .NET
4 2 (5.88%) CoreNLP
4 2 (5.88%) JSON
5 1 (2.94%) Django
5 1 (2.94%) Express
5 1 (2.94%) J2EE
5 1 (2.94%) Java EE
5 1 (2.94%) React
5 1 (2.94%) REST
5 1 (2.94%) RESTful
5 1 (2.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 5 (14.71%) Public Cloud
4 4 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (8.82%) Cloud Native
6 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Unix
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) DevOps
2 7 (20.59%) Configuration Management
2 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (14.71%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (11.76%) Migration
4 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Data Science
5 3 (8.82%) Microservices
5 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (5.88%) Security Architecture
6 2 (5.88%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Anomaly Detection
7 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.94%) Open Source
7 1 (2.94%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) Python
2 9 (26.47%) Java
3 8 (23.53%) Ruby
4 7 (20.59%) SQL
5 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
6 3 (8.82%) Go
6 3 (8.82%) Perl
7 2 (5.88%) Korn
7 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.94%) C++
8 1 (2.94%) Groovy
8 1 (2.94%) Java 8
8 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.94%) PHP
8 1 (2.94%) R
8 1 (2.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) PhD
3 2 (5.88%) CISSP
3 2 (5.88%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.94%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.94%) CISM
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.94%) GIAC
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Docker
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.76%) Xen
3 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (38.24%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (32.35%) Kubernetes
2 11 (32.35%) Puppet
3 9 (26.47%) Terraform
4 7 (20.59%) Ansible
5 2 (5.88%) Mesos
6 1 (2.94%) Rancher
6 1 (2.94%) Salt
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) Google
2 4 (11.76%) VMware
3 2 (5.88%) EMC
3 2 (5.88%) Facebook
3 2 (5.88%) NetApp
3 2 (5.88%) TOWER Software
4 1 (2.94%) CA Agile Central