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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
Rank 187 207 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 9 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.017% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.84% 0.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Average daily rate
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£404 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Amazon ELB
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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
186 111 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.66% 1.88% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 77 74
Average daily rate £450 £423 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £268 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £573 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £394
% change year-on-year
- +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+30.62% -9.34%

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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (70.00%) Amazon S3
2 7 (70.00%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (70.00%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (60.00%) Software Architecture
3 6 (60.00%) DevOps
4 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 5 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (50.00%) Android
4 5 (50.00%) Akamai
4 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (50.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Apache
5 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
5 4 (40.00%) Ruby
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (40.00%) Puppet
5 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (30.00%) Vagrant
6 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (30.00%) VirtualBox
6 3 (30.00%) Hudson
6 3 (30.00%) Groovy
6 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (30.00%) nginx

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Apache
1 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (30.00%) nginx
3 2 (20.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (70.00%) Amazon S3
2 7 (70.00%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (20.00%) ElastiCache
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (10.00%) Route 53
5 1 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (20.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Hudson
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Grunt
3 1 (10.00%) Gradle
3 1 (10.00%) Gerrit
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (30.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Integration Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Web Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) XML
1 2 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (20.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Android
1 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Architecture
1 6 (60.00%) DevOps
2 5 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Kanban
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) User Stories
6 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Ruby
3 3 (30.00%) Groovy
3 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (10.00%) C-shell
5 1 (10.00%) Korn
5 1 (10.00%) Java
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VirtualBox
2 2 (20.00%) Varnish
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
1 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (30.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Akamai
2 2 (20.00%) VMware