The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon ELB skills 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 Amazon ELB over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
Rank 202 228 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.028% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.53% 1.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£575 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+33.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Cloud Services Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
187 146 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.19% 2.07% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 104 60
Average daily rate £450 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.23 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+4.49% -37.36%

Amazon ELB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon ELB across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon ELB Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Amazon ELB
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 Amazon ELB across the City of London region.

Amazon ELB Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Amazon ELB
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Amazon ELB 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 Amazon ELB.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) ElastiCache
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon ElastiCache

Amazon ELB
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Amazon ELB 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 Amazon ELB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) ElastiCache
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef