Quotas and limits

Quotas and limits as of January 5, 2021

Request Limits

The API usage limits for Cloud Talent Solution - Job Search will be as follows (subject to change):

Type of Limit Usage limit
Requests per 60 seconds for UserfacingGroup QPS (search, histogram and GET API calls) 3,000*
Requests per 60 seconds for PeriodicTaskGroup QPS (searchForAlerts API call) 4,000*
Requests per 60 seconds for defaultGroup QPS (indexing and List API calls) 300*
Maximum number of jobs at any time* 3,000,000*
Maximum number of companies at any time* 1,000,000*

* Quotas are projected up to the specified caps. It doesn't guarantee the availability of the quotas displayed above.

Increasing Limits

To increase quota limits associated with Job Search job/company create, updates, and deletes, or stored jobs/companies, submit quota increase requests from the Google Cloud Console Quotas page. Requests are granted up to the limits defined below, subject to availability and the validation of Cloud Talent Solution integration.

Cloud Talent Solution is committed to responding to quota increase requests within 5 business days.

Monthly Spend Tiers CUD Queries per 60 seconds limit
$ - $ 1,000 300
$ 1,001 - $ 10,000 1,200
$ 10,001 - $ 50,000 6,000
$ 50,001+ 12,000

Field Limits

The Cloud Talent Solution has many types of fields and thus has variations in the number of characters that can be included in each field. Fields typically support between 160-10,000 characters, depending on the field. See more information in the description of each field in the reference documentation.

Expired jobs

Cloud Talent Solution stores a number of expired jobs in the system. By default, the retention period of these expired jobs is 90 days.

Sending Batch requests

Cloud Talent Solution allows you to batch up to 25 requests in a single call using the Google Cloud API batch functionality. Any batch call that includes more than 25 requests will be rejected/inconsistently processed. It is up to the API consumer to ensure that the maximum batch size does not exceed the limit specified.