The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Akamai products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Akamai over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Akamai Technologies, Inc.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Akamai
Rank 590 598 588
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing Akamai 34 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.047% 0.057%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 27
Median daily rate £388 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £401 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
- +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Akamai
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22151 22748 23930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.73% 43.21% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13693 13689 13802
Median daily rate £420 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 795 979 1132
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.98 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -4.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Akamai
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Akamai as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Akamai Jobs Demand Trend in England

Akamai
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Akamai Daily Rate Trend in England

Akamai
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Akamai across the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Akamai Daily Rate Histogram in England

Akamai
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Akamai across the England region.

Akamai Hourly Rate Trend in England

Akamai
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Akamai within the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +16 24 £425 -10.52% 1
East of England - 8 £388 -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Akamai
UK

Akamai
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Akamai also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Akamai.

1 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 18 (33.33%) IIS
3 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (27.78%) VMware
5 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (24.07%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (22.22%) CloudFront
7 12 (22.22%) Web Services
8 11 (20.37%) Linux
8 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
8 11 (20.37%) Nagios
8 11 (20.37%) High Availability
8 11 (20.37%) Git (software)
8 11 (20.37%) DevOps
8 11 (20.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 11 (20.37%) DDoS Mitigation
9 10 (18.52%) Firewall
9 10 (18.52%) Apache
9 10 (18.52%) Windows
9 10 (18.52%) Java
9 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
10 9 (16.67%) ITIL
10 9 (16.67%) NetApp
10 9 (16.67%) Citrix
10 9 (16.67%) Hyper-V
10 9 (16.67%) XenApp
11 8 (14.81%) Load Balancing
11 8 (14.81%) SQL
11 8 (14.81%) E-Commerce

Akamai
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (33.33%) IIS
2 10 (18.52%) Apache
3 7 (12.96%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (7.41%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.56%) Drupal
6 2 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.85%) nginx
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) InfoPath
1 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) SAP hybris
2 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (24.07%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (22.22%) CloudFront
4 2 (3.70%) IaaS
4 2 (3.70%) Office 365
4 2 (3.70%) PaaS
5 1 (1.85%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.85%) Route 53
5 1 (1.85%) SaaS
5 1 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) Firewall
2 6 (11.11%) SSL
3 5 (9.26%) DNS
3 5 (9.26%) Reverse Proxy
3 5 (9.26%) VPN
4 4 (7.41%) HTTP
5 3 (5.56%) BGP
5 3 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (5.56%) IOS XR
5 3 (5.56%) MPLS
5 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.70%) LDAP
7 1 (1.85%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.85%) Internet
7 1 (1.85%) LAN
7 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) PowerPivot
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.96%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.56%) Grunt
4 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 6 (11.11%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Electronics
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Architect
2 11 (20.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (11.11%) Security Specialist
5 6 (11.11%) Web Specialist
6 5 (9.26%) Web Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Network Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Security Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
8 3 (5.56%) Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) Network Security Specialist
8 3 (5.56%) Network Specialist
8 3 (5.56%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Web Applications Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Web Applications Security Specialist
8 3 (5.56%) Web Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.22%) Web Services
2 6 (11.11%) HTML
2 6 (11.11%) jQuery
3 5 (9.26%) Ajax
4 4 (7.41%) CSS
5 3 (5.56%) .NET
5 3 (5.56%) Backbone.js
5 3 (5.56%) Drush
5 3 (5.56%) Sass
5 3 (5.56%) XML
6 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (3.70%) XSL
7 1 (1.85%) JSON
7 1 (1.85%) JSR 170
7 1 (1.85%) Middleware
7 1 (1.85%) OSGi
7 1 (1.85%) RESTful
7 1 (1.85%) Spring
7 1 (1.85%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (7.41%) RIA
3 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) MPEG
4 2 (3.70%) Streaming Media
5 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Linux
2 10 (18.52%) Windows
3 6 (11.11%) Unix
4 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.37%) DDoS Mitigation
2 11 (20.37%) DevOps
2 11 (20.37%) High Availability
3 9 (16.67%) ITIL
4 8 (14.81%) E-Commerce
4 8 (14.81%) Load Balancing
5 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
5 7 (12.96%) TDD
6 5 (9.26%) Performance Engineering
6 5 (9.26%) Security Testing
7 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.41%) Security Patching
7 4 (7.41%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (5.56%) Content Management
8 3 (5.56%) HOOD
8 3 (5.56%) SEO
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) Java
2 8 (14.81%) SQL
3 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.41%) PHP
5 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.56%) Python
6 2 (3.70%) C#
6 2 (3.70%) Perl
6 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) CCIE
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.85%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
3 9 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 9 (16.67%) XenApp
4 5 (9.26%) Docker
5 4 (7.41%) VMware ESX
5 4 (7.41%) vSphere
6 1 (1.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (20.37%) Nagios
2 7 (12.96%) Kibana
2 7 (12.96%) SCOM
3 6 (11.11%) Puppet
4 4 (7.41%) FreeIPA
4 4 (7.41%) Icinga
4 4 (7.41%) Kubernetes
5 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 3 (5.56%) SELinux
6 2 (3.70%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.85%) Ansible
7 1 (1.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 15 (27.78%) VMware
3 9 (16.67%) Citrix
3 9 (16.67%) NetApp
4 7 (12.96%) SolarWinds
5 6 (11.11%) F5
5 6 (11.11%) Nimsoft
6 5 (9.26%) Cisco
6 5 (9.26%) Dynatrace
6 5 (9.26%) Splunk
7 3 (5.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 3 (5.56%) hybris
7 3 (5.56%) SAP
8 2 (3.70%) Adobe
8 2 (3.70%) Apple
8 2 (3.70%) Oracle
8 2 (3.70%) Riverbed
8 2 (3.70%) SevOne
9 1 (1.85%) Imperva
9 1 (1.85%) Omniture