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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
Rank 200 193 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.017% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.28% 0.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£330 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £388 £125
% change year-on-year
+19.35% +210.00%
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
358 210 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.14% 3.65% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 157 121
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £283 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £293
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +32.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Average hourly rate £34.00 £20.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.85% +26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £20.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £20.50 £48.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £15.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+48.38% -53.03%

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 3 July 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 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (75.00%) Amazon S3
3 6 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (75.00%) Akamai
3 6 (75.00%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (62.50%) SDLC
4 5 (62.50%) Software Architecture
4 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
4 5 (62.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
4 5 (62.50%) Android
4 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (37.50%) DevOps
6 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) Apache
6 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (25.00%) Hudson
6 2 (25.00%) Puppet
6 2 (25.00%) Vagrant
7 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (12.50%) Play Framework
7 1 (12.50%) Varnish
7 1 (12.50%) User Stories
7 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
7 1 (12.50%) VirtualBox

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) WordPress
2 1 (12.50%) nginx
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (75.00%) Amazon S3
3 6 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (12.50%) SaaS
4 1 (12.50%) PaaS
4 1 (12.50%) Route 53
4 1 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Hudson
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Integration Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Manager
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (12.50%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Android
1 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (62.50%) Software Architecture
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile Application Development
1 5 (62.50%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Auto-Scaling
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
1 1 (12.50%) Groovy
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Varnish
1 1 (12.50%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Akamai
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) VMware