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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
Rank 542 539 512
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -27
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 30 24 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.062% 0.051% 0.007%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.47% 1.89% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 3
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£450 £394 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Amazon ELB
UK

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
2035 1270 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.19% 2.69% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1305 785 501
Average daily rate £425 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 25 15
Average hourly rate £22.00 £16.51 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.25% -13.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.70 £28.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -35.13%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 +21 22 £463 +36.02% 3
North West -26 7 £400 - 4
South East - - - - 3
Amazon ELB
UK

Amazon ELB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 59 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (69.49%) Amazon S3
3 39 (66.10%) Amazon EC2
4 38 (64.41%) Puppet
5 37 (62.71%) DevOps
6 29 (49.15%) Route 53
7 27 (45.76%) Amazon RDS
8 26 (44.07%) Vagrant
9 25 (42.37%) Auto-Scaling
9 25 (42.37%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (42.37%) CentOS
10 21 (35.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 21 (35.59%) Jenkins
11 20 (33.90%) Opscode Chef
12 19 (32.20%) Hudson
12 19 (32.20%) Configuration Management
13 18 (30.51%) Tomcat
13 18 (30.51%) Bash Shell
13 18 (30.51%) AWS CloudFormation
14 17 (28.81%) Firewall
15 16 (27.12%) Red Hat
15 16 (27.12%) Web Services
15 16 (27.12%) QA
16 15 (25.42%) Linux
17 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (23.73%) Ruby
18 13 (22.03%) Load Balancing
18 13 (22.03%) Git (software)
19 12 (20.34%) Cloud Computing
19 12 (20.34%) Apache

Amazon ELB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 18 (30.51%) Tomcat
2 12 (20.34%) Apache
3 11 (18.64%) Node.js
4 9 (15.25%) nginx
5 3 (5.08%) IIS
6 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.69%) Jetty
6 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 59 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (69.49%) Amazon S3
3 39 (66.10%) Amazon EC2
4 29 (49.15%) Route 53
5 21 (35.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 18 (30.51%) AWS CloudFormation
7 12 (20.34%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (15.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 8 (13.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 7 (11.86%) ElastiCache
10 7 (11.86%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 7 (11.86%) SaaS
11 5 (8.47%) PaaS
11 5 (8.47%) CloudFront
12 3 (5.08%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (5.08%) AWS OpsWorks
13 1 (1.69%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (28.81%) Firewall
2 9 (15.25%) Network Security
3 6 (10.17%) DHCP
3 6 (10.17%) DNS
4 5 (8.47%) SSL
4 5 (8.47%) DSL
4 5 (8.47%) VPN
5 1 (1.69%) HTTP
5 1 (1.69%) IPsec
5 1 (1.69%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (45.76%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (18.64%) Redis
3 9 (15.25%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.78%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.39%) Big Data
6 1 (1.69%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.69%) Azkaban
6 1 (1.69%) MySQL
6 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 21 (35.59%) Jenkins
2 19 (32.20%) Hudson
3 13 (22.03%) Git (software)
4 8 (13.56%) Maven
5 7 (11.86%) Mercurial
6 5 (8.47%) RSpec
7 4 (6.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (3.39%) Selenium
8 2 (3.39%) Cucumber
8 2 (3.39%) Gerrit
8 2 (3.39%) Gradle
8 2 (3.39%) Grunt
9 1 (1.69%) JUnit
General
1 3 (5.08%) Publishing
2 2 (3.39%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Games
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (49.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (16.95%) Developer
3 9 (15.25%) AWS Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) AWS Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Integration Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Technical Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.08%) Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Cloud Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.12%) Web Services
2 7 (11.86%) XML
2 7 (11.86%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (11.86%) Play Framework
3 1 (1.69%) Servlets
3 1 (1.69%) RESTful
3 1 (1.69%) REST
3 1 (1.69%) WAP
3 1 (1.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.86%) Replication
3 6 (10.17%) Open Source
4 5 (8.47%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.69%) Xbox
5 1 (1.69%) Statistics
5 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (42.37%) CentOS
2 15 (25.42%) Linux
3 7 (11.86%) Windows
4 5 (8.47%) Apple iOS
4 5 (8.47%) Android
5 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.39%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.69%) Debian
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (62.71%) DevOps
2 25 (42.37%) Auto-Scaling
2 25 (42.37%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (32.20%) Configuration Management
4 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (22.03%) Load Balancing
6 11 (18.64%) Scrum
6 11 (18.64%) Web Development
7 8 (13.56%) Kanban
8 7 (11.86%) Software Architecture
8 7 (11.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
10 5 (8.47%) Migration
10 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (8.47%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (3.39%) Analytics
11 2 (3.39%) HOOD
12 1 (1.69%) Risk Management
12 1 (1.69%) ETL
12 1 (1.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) Bash Shell
2 14 (23.73%) Ruby
3 11 (18.64%) Python
4 10 (16.95%) Java
5 8 (13.56%) Groovy
6 6 (10.17%) Perl
6 6 (10.17%) SQL
7 4 (6.78%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.69%) Scala
8 1 (1.69%) C-shell
8 1 (1.69%) Korn
8 1 (1.69%) R
8 1 (1.69%) Golang
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.12%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (13.56%) VirtualBox
2 7 (11.86%) Varnish
3 5 (8.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 38 (64.41%) Puppet
2 26 (44.07%) Vagrant
3 20 (33.90%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) Red Hat
2 9 (15.25%) RightScale
3 8 (13.56%) VMware
4 6 (10.17%) Oracle
5 5 (8.47%) Akamai
6 1 (1.69%) F5
6 1 (1.69%) Tableau
6 1 (1.69%) Vertica
6 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.69%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.69%) Remedy
6 1 (1.69%) Netezza
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