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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon ELB over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
Rank 591 586 558
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -28
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 22 19 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.039% 0.076%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.48% 0.66% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 17
Median daily rate £500 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £378 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £466 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
4600 2869 1938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.34% 5.83% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3219 1864 1265
Median daily rate £470 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.25% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 73 32
Median hourly rate £19.61 £30.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.63% +84.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.55 £8.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £40.00 £35.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +85.18%

Amazon ELB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Amazon ELB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon ELB within the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 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 +21 20 £508 +12.77% 7
South East - 1 £500 -
Amazon ELB
UK

Amazon ELB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon ELB 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 Amazon ELB.

1 37 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (91.89%) Amazon EC2
3 30 (81.08%) Amazon S3
4 29 (78.38%) Amazon RDS
5 26 (70.27%) DevOps
6 24 (64.86%) Route 53
7 23 (62.16%) AWS CloudFormation
8 21 (56.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 21 (56.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 17 (45.95%) Amazon SQS
10 16 (43.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 16 (43.24%) Linux
11 14 (37.84%) SOA
11 14 (37.84%) Puppet
11 14 (37.84%) CloudFront
12 12 (32.43%) Opscode Chef
13 11 (29.73%) Java
13 11 (29.73%) PHP
14 10 (27.03%) Python
14 10 (27.03%) MongoDB
14 10 (27.03%) NoSQL
15 9 (24.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 9 (24.32%) Intrusion Detection
15 9 (24.32%) .NET
15 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (24.32%) SDLC
16 8 (21.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
16 8 (21.62%) CSS
16 8 (21.62%) MySQL

Amazon ELB
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 5 (13.51%) Apache
2 4 (10.81%) WordPress
3 3 (8.11%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (8.11%) nginx
4 2 (5.41%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.70%) Confluence
5 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 37 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (91.89%) Amazon EC2
3 30 (81.08%) Amazon S3
4 24 (64.86%) Route 53
5 23 (62.16%) AWS CloudFormation
6 21 (56.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 17 (45.95%) Amazon SQS
8 16 (43.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 14 (37.84%) CloudFront
10 8 (21.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 7 (18.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (10.81%) IaaS
13 4 (10.81%) PaaS
14 3 (8.11%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (8.11%) AWS CloudTrail
15 2 (5.41%) SaaS
16 1 (2.70%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (8.11%) DNS
2 3 (8.11%) HTTPS
3 2 (5.41%) HTTP
4 1 (2.70%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.70%) Firewall
4 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.70%) NAS
4 1 (2.70%) SAN
4 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (78.38%) Amazon RDS
2 21 (56.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 10 (27.03%) MongoDB
3 10 (27.03%) NoSQL
4 8 (21.62%) MySQL
5 3 (8.11%) Redis
6 2 (5.41%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
2 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.81%) Vagrant
4 3 (8.11%) Grunt
4 3 (8.11%) gulp
4 3 (8.11%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (5.41%) Hudson
5 2 (5.41%) Jasmine
5 2 (5.41%) PHPUnit
5 2 (5.41%) Selenium
6 1 (2.70%) Artifactory
6 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.70%) JIRA
6 1 (2.70%) Maven
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (43.24%) AWS Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Architect
4 7 (18.92%) AWS Architect
5 6 (16.22%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) NoSQL Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Azure Architect
7 4 (10.81%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (10.81%) Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Platform Architect
7 4 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (10.81%) WordPress Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (8.11%) Ruby Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
9 2 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (5.41%) PHP Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) .NET
2 8 (21.62%) CSS
3 6 (16.22%) LAMP
4 5 (13.51%) HTML
4 5 (13.51%) Web Services
5 4 (10.81%) J2EE
5 4 (10.81%) RESTful
5 4 (10.81%) SOAP
6 3 (8.11%) ELK Stack
6 3 (8.11%) Java EE
6 3 (8.11%) REST
6 3 (8.11%) Sass
7 2 (5.41%) Sensu
8 1 (2.70%) jQuery
8 1 (2.70%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (2.70%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (2.70%) Memcached
8 1 (2.70%) Middleware
8 1 (2.70%) MooTools
8 1 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) User Experience
2 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.41%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Linux
2 8 (21.62%) Windows
3 6 (16.22%) Android
3 6 (16.22%) Apple iOS
4 5 (13.51%) CentOS
5 3 (8.11%) Ubuntu
5 3 (8.11%) Unix
6 2 (5.41%) Debian
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.70%) Fedora
7 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.70%) Solaris
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) DevOps
2 14 (37.84%) SOA
3 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) SDLC
3 9 (24.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (18.92%) Validation
5 6 (16.22%) Project Management
5 6 (16.22%) TDD
6 5 (13.51%) Migration
7 4 (10.81%) BDD
7 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
7 4 (10.81%) Kanban
7 4 (10.81%) Mobile Development
7 4 (10.81%) Scrum
8 3 (8.11%) Database Optimisation
8 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (8.11%) Front End Development
9 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) Java
1 11 (29.73%) PHP
2 10 (27.03%) Python
3 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.62%) Ruby
4 6 (16.22%) C#
5 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.70%) C
7 1 (2.70%) Go
7 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.70%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Docker
1 2 (5.41%) Varnish
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) KVM
2 1 (2.70%) NFS
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.70%) Postfix
2 1 (2.70%) qmail
2 1 (2.70%) Sendmail
2 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.70%) vSphere
2 1 (2.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (37.84%) Puppet
2 12 (32.43%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (13.51%) Ansible
4 4 (10.81%) Packer
5 2 (5.41%) Graphite
5 2 (5.41%) HAProxy
5 2 (5.41%) Kibana
5 2 (5.41%) logstash
5 2 (5.41%) Nagios
5 2 (5.41%) Salt
6 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.70%) Bacula
6 1 (2.70%) Cacti
6 1 (2.70%) cPanel
6 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.70%) Plesk
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (2.70%) SCOM
6 1 (2.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) Akamai
2 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.41%) New Relic
4 2 (5.41%) VMware
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) CommVault
5 1 (2.70%) Hitachi
5 1 (2.70%) IBM
5 1 (2.70%) NetApp
5 1 (2.70%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.70%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.70%) Splunk
5 1 (2.70%) Symantec