The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
Rank 532 514 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 32 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.005% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.25% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 0
Average daily rate £388 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Services Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1422 847 681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.86% 1.97% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 894 561 471
Average daily rate £418 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 14 14
Average hourly rate £15.00 £23.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.78% +2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.02 £12.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.01 £36.65 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-50.96% +4.00%
Amazon ELB
UK

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
North West - 26 £388 -
London -8 5 £393 -12.77%
South East -1 1 - - 2
Yorkshire - - - -
Amazon ELB
UK

Amazon ELB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 40 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (97.50%) Amazon EC2
3 37 (92.50%) Amazon S3
4 28 (70.00%) Puppet
4 28 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (67.50%) CentOS
5 27 (67.50%) Route 53
5 27 (67.50%) Jenkins
5 27 (67.50%) Vagrant
5 27 (67.50%) Hudson
6 26 (65.00%) Red Hat
7 23 (57.50%) RightScale
8 22 (55.00%) Configuration Management
9 21 (52.50%) Firewall
9 21 (52.50%) Open Source
10 20 (50.00%) DHCP
10 20 (50.00%) DNS
10 20 (50.00%) Maven
11 18 (45.00%) Java
12 17 (42.50%) QA
13 16 (40.00%) Cucumber
14 14 (35.00%) SaaS
14 14 (35.00%) PaaS
15 13 (32.50%) Web Services
16 11 (27.50%) TDD
16 11 (27.50%) BDD
17 10 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
17 10 (25.00%) MySQL
18 9 (22.50%) Linux
18 9 (22.50%) Scrum

Amazon ELB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (20.00%) Apache
1 8 (20.00%) nginx
2 7 (17.50%) OpenStack
2 7 (17.50%) Tomcat
2 7 (17.50%) WebSphere
2 7 (17.50%) Jetty
3 1 (2.50%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 40 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (97.50%) Amazon EC2
3 37 (92.50%) Amazon S3
4 27 (67.50%) Route 53
5 14 (35.00%) SaaS
5 14 (35.00%) PaaS
6 10 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (52.50%) Firewall
2 20 (50.00%) DNS
2 20 (50.00%) DHCP
3 7 (17.50%) HTTP
4 6 (15.00%) Network Security
5 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) MySQL
2 7 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (17.50%) NoSQL
2 7 (17.50%) Big Data
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 27 (67.50%) Hudson
1 27 (67.50%) Jenkins
2 20 (50.00%) Maven
3 16 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 7 (17.50%) JUnit
5 1 (2.50%) JIRA
5 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Games
1 1 (2.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Scala Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Operations Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 1 (2.50%) Web Team Leader
6 1 (2.50%) Web Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Administrator
6 1 (2.50%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) Web Services
2 7 (17.50%) Servlets
3 5 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (2.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (52.50%) Open Source
2 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.50%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 27 (67.50%) CentOS
2 9 (22.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Debian
3 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (55.00%) Configuration Management
3 11 (27.50%) TDD
3 11 (27.50%) BDD
4 9 (22.50%) Scrum
5 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
6 7 (17.50%) Load Balancing
6 7 (17.50%) Performance Testing
6 7 (17.50%) JVM Tuning
7 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.50%) Low Latency
8 1 (2.50%) Kanban
8 1 (2.50%) Pair Programming
8 1 (2.50%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) Java
2 8 (20.00%) Ruby
2 8 (20.00%) Scala
3 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.50%) Perl
4 1 (2.50%) PHP
4 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (42.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Varnish
1 1 (2.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 28 (70.00%) Puppet
2 27 (67.50%) Vagrant
3 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.50%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.50%) Ansible
4 1 (2.50%) Nagios
4 1 (2.50%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.50%) Cacti
4 1 (2.50%) Munin
Vendors
1 26 (65.00%) Red Hat
2 23 (57.50%) RightScale
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco
3 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.50%) Remedy
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