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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Akamai over the 3 months to 29 August 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.

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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Akamai
Rank 562 544 561
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +17
Contract jobs citing Akamai 21 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.044% 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 0.089% 0.093% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 8
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 - -
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23558 22470 24594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 46.03% 46.69% 46.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13539 12788 12898
Average daily rate £390 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1040 1032 1243
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -0.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Akamai
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Akamai across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Akamai within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +12 16 £425 -5.55% 2
South East - 1 £300 -
South West - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
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Akamai
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 34 (61.82%) Java
2 23 (41.82%) JavaScript
3 20 (36.36%) Web Services
4 19 (34.55%) Scrum
4 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (30.91%) Cucumber
6 15 (27.27%) DevOps
6 15 (27.27%) TDD
6 15 (27.27%) Ruby
6 15 (27.27%) XML
7 14 (25.45%) HTML
8 13 (23.64%) IIS
8 13 (23.64%) Maven
8 13 (23.64%) JSON
8 13 (23.64%) MongoDB
8 13 (23.64%) Git (software)
8 13 (23.64%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
9 12 (21.82%) Mockito
9 12 (21.82%) Hamcrest
9 12 (21.82%) Spring
9 12 (21.82%) DNS
10 11 (20.00%) Internet
10 11 (20.00%) MySQL
10 11 (20.00%) Hibernate
10 11 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
11 10 (18.18%) Varnish
11 10 (18.18%) CSS
11 10 (18.18%) Windows

Akamai
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 13 (23.64%) IIS
2 11 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 10 (18.18%) Tomcat
4 8 (14.55%) Apache
4 8 (14.55%) nginx
5 7 (12.73%) CloudStack
5 7 (12.73%) Node.js
6 4 (7.27%) CMS
7 3 (5.45%) WordPress
8 2 (3.64%) Jetty
8 2 (3.64%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (1.82%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.82%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.27%) SaaS
3 2 (3.64%) CloudFront
3 2 (3.64%) IaaS
4 1 (1.82%) GitHub
4 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.82%) DNS
2 11 (20.00%) Internet
3 9 (16.36%) HTTP
4 5 (9.09%) Wireshark
5 4 (7.27%) SSL
6 3 (5.45%) DHCP
6 3 (5.45%) FTP
6 3 (5.45%) Firewall
7 1 (1.82%) tcpdump
7 1 (1.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) MongoDB
2 11 (20.00%) MySQL
3 9 (16.36%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (14.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (12.73%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.82%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.82%) HBase
7 1 (1.82%) Big Data
7 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.82%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (30.91%) Cucumber
2 13 (23.64%) Maven
2 13 (23.64%) Git (software)
3 12 (21.82%) Mockito
3 12 (21.82%) Hamcrest
4 5 (9.09%) Capybara
5 4 (7.27%) IntelliJ
5 4 (7.27%) TeamCity
6 3 (5.45%) WinDbg
6 3 (5.45%) PostSharp
6 3 (5.45%) Fiddler
6 3 (5.45%) LoadRunner
7 2 (3.64%) Subversion
7 2 (3.64%) PHPUnit
7 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.82%) Hudson
8 1 (1.82%) JUnit
8 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (7.27%) Publishing
2 2 (3.64%) Advertising
2 2 (3.64%) Back Office
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (43.64%) Developer
2 12 (21.82%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.73%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Consultant
4 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Ruby Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Security Consultant
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Performance Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) PHP Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Technical Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Architect
7 2 (3.64%) Software Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Scala Developer
8 1 (1.82%) Platform Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (36.36%) Web Services
2 15 (27.27%) XML
3 14 (25.45%) HTML
4 13 (23.64%) JSON
5 12 (21.82%) Spring
6 11 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 10 (18.18%) CSS
8 9 (16.36%) .NET
9 8 (14.55%) RESTful
10 7 (12.73%) Sensu
10 7 (12.73%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (12.73%) JDBC
10 7 (12.73%) Grails
10 7 (12.73%) GWT
11 6 (10.91%) HTML5
11 6 (10.91%) Sinatra
12 5 (9.09%) Sass
12 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
12 5 (9.09%) CSS3
13 3 (5.45%) Autofac
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Open Source
2 5 (9.09%) Streaming Video
3 3 (5.45%) iPhone
3 3 (5.45%) iPad
3 3 (5.45%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.64%) Taxonomies
4 2 (3.64%) Social Media
4 2 (3.64%) Video on Demand
4 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.82%) MPEG
5 1 (1.82%) Clustering
5 1 (1.82%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Windows
2 9 (16.36%) Linux
3 7 (12.73%) UNIX
4 4 (7.27%) Android
5 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Scrum
1 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.27%) DevOps
2 15 (27.27%) TDD
3 11 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (16.36%) E-Commerce
5 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
5 6 (10.91%) Security Management
5 6 (10.91%) Pair Programming
5 6 (10.91%) BDD
5 6 (10.91%) Performance Testing
6 5 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (9.09%) Extreme Programming
6 5 (9.09%) Web Development
6 5 (9.09%) Release Management
7 4 (7.27%) Web Design
7 4 (7.27%) Configuration Management
7 4 (7.27%) Project Management
7 4 (7.27%) OO
7 4 (7.27%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 34 (61.82%) Java
2 23 (41.82%) JavaScript
3 15 (27.27%) Ruby
4 9 (16.36%) PHP
4 9 (16.36%) SQL
5 8 (14.55%) Python
6 7 (12.73%) Groovy
7 6 (10.91%) Perl
7 6 (10.91%) C
8 4 (7.27%) Scala
8 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.64%) PHP5
9 2 (3.64%) C++
10 1 (1.82%) Clojure
10 1 (1.82%) R
10 1 (1.82%) C#
10 1 (1.82%) VBScript
10 1 (1.82%) XQuery
10 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.82%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (18.18%) Varnish
2 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (12.73%) Opsview
2 7 (12.73%) collectd
2 7 (12.73%) Nagios
3 6 (10.91%) Ansible
4 4 (7.27%) SCCM
4 4 (7.27%) SCOM
4 4 (7.27%) Graylog2
5 2 (3.64%) Puppet
6 1 (1.82%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.82%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.73%) Oracle
3 4 (7.27%) VMware
3 4 (7.27%) New Relic
4 3 (5.45%) HP
5 2 (3.64%) Zend
5 2 (3.64%) JBoss
6 1 (1.82%) WSO2
6 1 (1.82%) Vyatta
6 1 (1.82%) Alterian
6 1 (1.82%) Google
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