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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon CloudFront
Rank 563 523 557
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +34
Contract jobs citing CloudFront 9 30 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.062% 0.043%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.49% 2.49% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 30 2
Average daily rate
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£268 £125 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+114.00% -64.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £125 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £415 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £268 £125 -
% change year-on-year
+114.00% -
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
1843 1206 687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.59% 2.50% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1152 814 402
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £125 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 27 16
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.25 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% -25.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.40 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £47.20 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -21.15%

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 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
Yorkshire -1 4 £343 +174.00%
London -3 3 £313 +150.00% 1
East of England - 2 £200 - 1
South West - - - -
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UK

CloudFront
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 11 (84.62%) MySQL
1 11 (84.62%) Web Services
1 11 (84.62%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (76.92%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (76.92%) Amazon S3
3 7 (53.85%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) Subversion
4 6 (46.15%) MVC
4 6 (46.15%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (38.46%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (38.46%) REST
5 5 (38.46%) MSBuild
5 5 (38.46%) JIRA
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) NUnit
5 5 (38.46%) CruiseControl
5 5 (38.46%) WCF
5 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
5 5 (38.46%) Eclipse
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 5 (38.46%) C#
6 4 (30.77%) J2EE
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle

CloudFront
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 (38.46%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) CMS
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) nginx
2 2 (15.38%) WordPress
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 11 (84.62%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (76.92%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (76.92%) Amazon S3
3 5 (38.46%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (30.77%) Route 53
4 4 (30.77%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (7.69%) IaaS
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) MySQL
2 6 (46.15%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.69%) Couchbase
4 1 (7.69%) RavenDB
4 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Subversion
2 5 (38.46%) MSBuild
2 5 (38.46%) JIRA
2 5 (38.46%) NUnit
2 5 (38.46%) CruiseControl
2 5 (38.46%) Eclipse
3 4 (30.77%) Ant
3 4 (30.77%) Maven
4 1 (7.69%) Hudson
4 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
2 5 (38.46%) C# Developer
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (38.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Web Services
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (38.46%) REST
3 5 (38.46%) WCF
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
4 4 (30.77%) J2EE
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
6 1 (7.69%) Haml
6 1 (7.69%) Sass
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (7.69%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) MVC
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) SOA
3 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) Refactoring
4 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) OO PHP
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Akamai
3 1 (7.69%) Alterian
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft