The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon ELB skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon ELB 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
Rank 559 526 553
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +27
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 24 39 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.081% 0.034%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.33% 3.26% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 38 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £125 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+220.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £125 -
% change year-on-year
+212.00% -
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 England region.

Cloud Services Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1802 1196 726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.52% 2.49% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1120 832 447
Average daily rate £414 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £125 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.98% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 26 10
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.69% -32.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.75 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £48.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £36.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-52.41% +39.42%

Amazon ELB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon ELB across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon ELB Jobs Demand Trend in England

Amazon ELB
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Amazon ELB Daily Rate Trend in England

Amazon ELB
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon ELB across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Amazon ELB Daily Rate Histogram in England

Amazon ELB
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 Amazon ELB 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 +3 10 £413 +230.00% 6
North West -4 8 £400 +3.22% 1
Yorkshire -7 3 £343 +174.00% 1
East of England - 2 £415 -
South East - - - - 2
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Amazon ELB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 57 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (98.25%) Amazon EC2
2 56 (98.25%) Amazon S3
3 40 (70.18%) DevOps
4 31 (54.39%) Puppet
5 30 (52.63%) Route 53
6 29 (50.88%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (47.37%) Jenkins
7 27 (47.37%) Vagrant
7 27 (47.37%) Hudson
8 26 (45.61%) CentOS
8 26 (45.61%) Red Hat
9 25 (43.86%) Maven
10 23 (40.35%) RightScale
11 21 (36.84%) Open Source
11 21 (36.84%) Configuration Management
11 21 (36.84%) Firewall
11 21 (36.84%) Web Services
11 21 (36.84%) Linux
11 21 (36.84%) Apache
11 21 (36.84%) DHCP
11 21 (36.84%) DNS
12 20 (35.09%) Tomcat
12 20 (35.09%) SaaS
12 20 (35.09%) PaaS
13 18 (31.58%) Amazon RDS
13 18 (31.58%) QA
14 15 (26.32%) UNIX
15 14 (24.56%) Oracle
16 13 (22.81%) Java

Amazon ELB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 21 (36.84%) Apache
2 20 (35.09%) Tomcat
3 6 (10.53%) WebSphere
3 6 (10.53%) Jetty
3 6 (10.53%) nginx
3 6 (10.53%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.75%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.75%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 57 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (98.25%) Amazon EC2
2 56 (98.25%) Amazon S3
3 30 (52.63%) Route 53
4 20 (35.09%) SaaS
4 20 (35.09%) PaaS
5 5 (8.77%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (5.26%) CloudFront
7 1 (1.75%) IaaS
7 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (36.84%) DHCP
1 21 (36.84%) DNS
1 21 (36.84%) Firewall
2 6 (10.53%) HTTP
3 3 (5.26%) VPN
3 3 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.58%) Amazon RDS
2 12 (21.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 8 (14.04%) MySQL
4 6 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (10.53%) Big Data
5 5 (8.77%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (47.37%) Hudson
1 27 (47.37%) Jenkins
2 25 (43.86%) Maven
3 11 (19.30%) Cucumber
4 6 (10.53%) JUnit
5 3 (5.26%) Ant
6 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 2 (3.51%) Retail
2 1 (1.75%) Billing
2 1 (1.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Publishing
2 1 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (49.12%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (15.79%) Developer
3 6 (10.53%) Web Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Scala Developer
5 3 (5.26%) Web Developer
5 3 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Consultant
7 1 (1.75%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (1.75%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (1.75%) Applications Specialist
7 1 (1.75%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.75%) Operations Manager
7 1 (1.75%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (1.75%) Technical Manager
7 1 (1.75%) Technical Operations Manager
7 1 (1.75%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (1.75%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (1.75%) DevOps Administrator
7 1 (1.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (1.75%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.84%) Web Services
2 6 (10.53%) Servlets
3 5 (8.77%) .NET
4 3 (5.26%) J2EE
5 2 (3.51%) Middleware
6 1 (1.75%) jQuery
6 1 (1.75%) HTML5
6 1 (1.75%) Play Framework
6 1 (1.75%) CSS
6 1 (1.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.84%) Open Source
2 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.75%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 26 (45.61%) CentOS
2 21 (36.84%) Linux
3 15 (26.32%) UNIX
4 5 (8.77%) Windows
5 2 (3.51%) VMS
6 1 (1.75%) Android
6 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (70.18%) DevOps
2 29 (50.88%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (36.84%) Configuration Management
4 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (19.30%) Software Engineering
5 6 (10.53%) Scrum
5 6 (10.53%) Performance Testing
5 6 (10.53%) TDD
5 6 (10.53%) JVM Tuning
5 6 (10.53%) BDD
5 6 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (8.77%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.26%) SOA
7 3 (5.26%) Refactoring
7 3 (5.26%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.26%) Migration
7 3 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (3.51%) Automation Testing
8 2 (3.51%) Kanban
8 2 (3.51%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) Java
2 9 (15.79%) Ruby
3 6 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.26%) Python
4 3 (5.26%) Groovy
5 2 (3.51%) Scala
6 1 (1.75%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (31.58%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Xen
2 1 (1.75%) Varnish
2 1 (1.75%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 31 (54.39%) Puppet
2 27 (47.37%) Vagrant
3 9 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (7.02%) Nagios
4 4 (7.02%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (45.61%) Red Hat
2 23 (40.35%) RightScale
3 14 (24.56%) Oracle
4 11 (19.30%) Sun
5 4 (7.02%) New Relic
6 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.75%) Remedy
6 1 (1.75%) Zend
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