The table below looks at the statistics for CloudFront 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 CloudFront over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon CloudFront
Rank 551 567 565
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Contract jobs citing CloudFront 29 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.028% 0.014%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.80% 0.59% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 5
Average daily rate £488 £525 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+28.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
CloudFront
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
3619 2213 1362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.67% 4.80% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2567 1466 884
Average daily rate £450 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 73 30
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.95 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
+2.60% +12.67%

CloudFront
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CloudFront Jobs Demand Trend in England

CloudFront
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CloudFront Daily Rate Trend in England

CloudFront
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CloudFront across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

CloudFront Daily Rate Histogram in England

CloudFront
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 CloudFront within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +5 22 £475 -9.52% 6
South East - 5 £513 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
CloudFront
UK

CloudFront
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CloudFront 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 CloudFront.

1 36 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (77.78%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (50.00%) Amazon S3
4 17 (47.22%) Docker
5 15 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (41.67%) Vagrant
5 15 (41.67%) Java
5 15 (41.67%) Python
6 14 (38.89%) DevOps
7 13 (36.11%) Telecoms
7 13 (36.11%) Puppet
7 13 (36.11%) Digital Media
8 12 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 12 (33.33%) Augmented Reality
8 12 (33.33%) C++
9 11 (30.56%) C
10 10 (27.78%) Erlang
10 10 (27.78%) R
11 9 (25.00%) Route 53
12 8 (22.22%) Linux
12 8 (22.22%) Ansible
12 8 (22.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 7 (19.44%) Amazon RDS
13 7 (19.44%) OO
13 7 (19.44%) CSS
13 7 (19.44%) HTML
13 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
13 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
13 7 (19.44%) HTML5
14 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

CloudFront
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CloudFront 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 CloudFront. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.89%) Node.js
2 2 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.56%) nginx
3 1 (2.78%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) Confluence
3 1 (2.78%) Drupal
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 36 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (77.78%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (50.00%) Amazon S3
4 9 (25.00%) Route 53
5 8 (22.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 6 (16.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 5 (13.89%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (13.89%) AWS OpsWorks
7 5 (13.89%) GitHub
8 4 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (8.33%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (5.56%) Heroku
10 2 (5.56%) SaaS
10 2 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (2.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudTrail
11 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.78%) DHCP
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) SSH
2 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) Informix
3 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.78%) Redis
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Vagrant
2 12 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
4 3 (8.33%) Grunt
4 3 (8.33%) Jasmine
4 3 (8.33%) Maven
4 3 (8.33%) Mocha
4 3 (8.33%) Selenium
4 3 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (8.33%) TeamCity
5 2 (5.56%) Capybara
5 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.56%) RSpec
5 2 (5.56%) RubyGems
6 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.78%) git-flow
6 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 13 (36.11%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.89%) Finance
3 4 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Cloud Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Architect
3 8 (22.22%) Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) DevOps Architect
5 5 (13.89%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (11.11%) HTML Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Applications Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Applications Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Administrator
8 2 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Python Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.78%) Senior Software Architect
9 1 (2.78%) Software Architect
9 1 (2.78%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) CSS
1 7 (19.44%) HTML
1 7 (19.44%) HTML5
2 5 (13.89%) CSS3
3 3 (8.33%) Apache Flex
3 3 (8.33%) D3.js
3 3 (8.33%) ELK Stack
3 3 (8.33%) Flash
3 3 (8.33%) RequireJS
3 3 (8.33%) Sass
3 3 (8.33%) Web Services
3 3 (8.33%) WebSockets
4 2 (5.56%) .NET
4 2 (5.56%) RESTful
4 2 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (5.56%) Semantic HTML
4 2 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.78%) LINQ
5 1 (2.78%) OAuth
5 1 (2.78%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Digital Media
2 12 (33.33%) Augmented Reality
3 6 (16.67%) User Experience
4 3 (8.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.78%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.78%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (2.78%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Windows
3 3 (8.33%) Android
3 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.56%) CentOS
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) DevOps
2 7 (19.44%) OO
3 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.33%) BDD
5 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (8.33%) Migration
5 3 (8.33%) Project Management
5 3 (8.33%) SDLC
5 3 (8.33%) SOA
5 3 (8.33%) Validation
5 3 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (5.56%) API Design
6 2 (5.56%) Kanban
6 2 (5.56%) Scrum
6 2 (5.56%) TDD
6 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.56%) Workflow
7 1 (2.78%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) Java
1 15 (41.67%) Python
2 12 (33.33%) C++
3 11 (30.56%) C
4 10 (27.78%) Erlang
4 10 (27.78%) R
5 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
6 4 (11.11%) Ruby
7 3 (8.33%) SQL
8 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.56%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (5.56%) PHP
9 1 (2.78%) Go
System Software
1 17 (47.22%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 15 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (36.11%) Puppet
3 8 (22.22%) Ansible
4 3 (8.33%) Nagios
5 2 (5.56%) Capistrano
5 2 (5.56%) Kibana
5 2 (5.56%) logstash
6 1 (2.78%) Packer
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Akamai
2 3 (8.33%) Adobe
3 2 (5.56%) Facebook
3 2 (5.56%) Twitter
4 1 (2.78%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) New Relic
4 1 (2.78%) SaltStack
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