Period
to 15 December 2017

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 December 2017 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 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 160 168
Rank change year-on-year +20 +8 -14
Contract jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 10 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.33% 0.14% 0.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.38% 1.71% 6.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 13
West Yorkshire median daily rate £513 £410 £533
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -23.00% -
10th Percentile £450 £405 £500
90th Percentile £574 £415 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £513 £410 £500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -18.00% -
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 420 293 263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.84% 8.46% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 206 166
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £220 £313 £300
90th Percentile £611 £600 £581
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.35% -34.74% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £15.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year +32.26% +29.17% -20.00%

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 December 2017.

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 December 2017. 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 +13 7 £513 +25.00% 1
Bradford +11 3 £525 -
Google Cloud Platform
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Google Cloud Platform also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform.

1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (70.00%) Google
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Docker
3 6 (60.00%) DevOps
4 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (50.00%) Ruby
4 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (50.00%) Python
5 4 (40.00%) GCP
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) IaaS
5 4 (40.00%) Node.js
5 4 (40.00%) Rancher
6 3 (30.00%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (30.00%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (30.00%) Terraform
6 3 (30.00%) Loggly
6 3 (30.00%) Prometheus
6 3 (30.00%) Serverless
6 3 (30.00%) Splunk
6 3 (30.00%) Redis
6 3 (30.00%) Rackspace
6 3 (30.00%) Sumo Logic
6 3 (30.00%) Vagrant
6 3 (30.00%) Go
6 3 (30.00%) New Relic
6 3 (30.00%) Retail

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 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (20.00%) CloudStack
1 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (40.00%) IaaS
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (30.00%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (30.00%) Loggly
3 3 (30.00%) Serverless
3 3 (30.00%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (10.00%) GitHub
5 1 (10.00%) PaaS
5 1 (10.00%) Slack
5 1 (10.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) Redis
2 1 (10.00%) BigQuery
2 1 (10.00%) Bigtable
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) Maven
2 3 (30.00%) Vagrant
3 2 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Billing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Site Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) AWS Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Node.js
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) Domain Models
2 2 (20.00%) Microservices
2 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics
3 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (50.00%) Python
1 5 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Go
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) GCP
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Rancher
2 3 (30.00%) Nagios
2 3 (30.00%) Prometheus
2 3 (30.00%) Terraform
2 3 (30.00%) ZABBIX
3 2 (20.00%) Ansible
3 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Google
2 3 (30.00%) New Relic
2 3 (30.00%) Rackspace
2 3 (30.00%) Splunk
3 2 (20.00%) SaltStack
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow