The first table below looks at the demand 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Akamai over the 3 months to 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the City of London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Akamai
Rank 194 - 215
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Akamai 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% - 0.013%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% - 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
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£450 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 - £438
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2573 3233 3249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.16% 45.72% 43.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1792 2259 2231
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 114 92
Average hourly rate £20.75 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.68% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.03 £54.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-12.82% +2.63%
Akamai
London

Akamai
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Akamai across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Akamai also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Akamai.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
3 8 (80.00%) DevOps
4 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (50.00%) Linux
6 4 (40.00%) Apache
6 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
6 4 (40.00%) SSL
6 4 (40.00%) XML
6 4 (40.00%) JSON
6 4 (40.00%) Puppet
7 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (30.00%) Build Automation
7 3 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (30.00%) Mockito
7 3 (30.00%) Hamcrest
7 3 (30.00%) tcpdump
7 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (30.00%) BDD
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (30.00%) OpenID
7 3 (30.00%) Wireshark
7 3 (30.00%) Maven
7 3 (30.00%) Ruby
7 3 (30.00%) Google
7 3 (30.00%) nginx
7 3 (30.00%) RESTful
7 3 (30.00%) Android

Akamai
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Akamai also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Akamai. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Apache
1 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (30.00%) nginx
3 2 (20.00%) CloudStack
3 2 (20.00%) Node.js
3 2 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (10.00%) WordPress
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (10.00%) IIS
4 1 (10.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (20.00%) SaaS
3 2 (20.00%) PaaS
4 1 (10.00%) IaaS
4 1 (10.00%) CloudFront
4 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SSL
2 3 (30.00%) tcpdump
2 3 (30.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (10.00%) LDAP
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) NetScreen
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (10.00%) KDB
4 1 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Mockito
1 3 (30.00%) Hamcrest
1 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (30.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Hudson
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) JMeter
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) JSON
3 3 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (30.00%) OpenID
3 3 (30.00%) RESTful
3 3 (30.00%) OAuth
3 3 (30.00%) SOAP
3 3 (30.00%) Android SDK
4 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) HATEOAS
5 1 (10.00%) wxWidgets
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (10.00%) CORBA
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) Xerces
5 1 (10.00%) Xalan
5 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Android
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) OpenSolaris
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) AIX
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) SUSE
3 1 (10.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Build Automation
2 3 (30.00%) BDD
2 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (30.00%) Extreme Programming
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Security Management
3 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Ruby
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C-shell
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) Korn
4 1 (10.00%) Scala
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Lisp
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Varnish
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Squid
1 1 (10.00%) Xen
1 1 (10.00%) qmail
1 1 (10.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (10.00%) OpenSSH
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (10.00%) Snort
1 1 (10.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (40.00%) Puppet
3 3 (30.00%) Vagrant
4 2 (20.00%) Opsview
4 2 (20.00%) Nagios
4 2 (20.00%) collectd
4 2 (20.00%) Ansible
5 1 (10.00%) HAProxy
5 1 (10.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Google
2 2 (20.00%) Foundry
2 2 (20.00%) WSO2
3 1 (10.00%) Qualys
3 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (10.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Nokia
3 1 (10.00%) Veritas
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Sybase
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Tripwire
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