The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Akamai products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Akamai over the 3 months to 30 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 East of England 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Akamai
Rank 142 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Akamai 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.033% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.073% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£338 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - £438
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1362 1095 1409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.00% 46.03% 46.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 739 491 648
Average daily rate £353 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 120 139
Average hourly rate £24.50 £22.66 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.12% -13.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.55 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.85 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
Akamai
England

Akamai
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Akamai across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Akamai Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Akamai
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Akamai Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Akamai
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Opsview
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Percona
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (50.00%) CloudStack
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (50.00%) collectd
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) RHCE
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat

Akamai
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) CloudStack
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Opsview
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) collectd
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Percona
1 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware