The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Akamai products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Akamai over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Akamai Technologies, Inc.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Akamai
Rank 171 181 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Akamai 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.086% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £388 £445 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.92% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
- +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Akamai
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1445 1977 2722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.24% 42.59% 46.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1095 1484 1924
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 39 59
Median hourly rate £27.50 £16.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.87% -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £13.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.47 £22.50 £32.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Akamai
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Akamai as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Akamai Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Akamai
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Akamai across the City of London region.

Akamai Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Akamai
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Akamai 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 City of London region with a requirement for Akamai.

1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
1 1 (50.00%) Grunt
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Separation of Concerns
1 1 (50.00%) Drush
1 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 1 (50.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
1 1 (50.00%) API Integration

Akamai
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (50.00%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Grunt
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal Developer
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Drush
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) API Integration
1 1 (50.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 1 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Separation of Concerns
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree