The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Akamai products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Akamai 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Akamai Technologies, Inc.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Akamai
Rank 403 374 393
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +19
Contract jobs citing Akamai 8 31 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.038% 0.15% 0.065%
As % of the Vendors category 0.093% 0.33% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 26 12
Average daily rate £428 £470 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.04% +8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £383 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate - £425 £450
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Akamai
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8639 9421 9650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.85% 45.22% 44.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5683 6273 6184
Average daily rate £433 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 194 215
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

Akamai
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Akamai across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Akamai Jobs Demand Trend in London

Akamai
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Akamai Daily Rate Trend in London

Akamai
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Akamai Daily Rate Histogram in London

Akamai
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Akamai across the London region.

Akamai Hourly Rate Trend in London

Akamai
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Akamai within the London 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
City of London +33 1 £430 +12.41%
Akamai
England

Akamai
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) Git (software)
3 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 10 (45.45%) Scrum
4 9 (40.91%) SQL
4 9 (40.91%) HTML
4 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (36.36%) Java
5 8 (36.36%) MySQL
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle
6 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
6 7 (31.82%) TDD
6 7 (31.82%) Spring
6 7 (31.82%) JSON
6 7 (31.82%) Groovy
6 7 (31.82%) Cucumber
6 7 (31.82%) MongoDB
6 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
7 6 (27.27%) Akka
7 6 (27.27%) Gradle
7 6 (27.27%) Scala
7 6 (27.27%) OAuth
7 6 (27.27%) Sensu
7 6 (27.27%) Jetty
7 6 (27.27%) Grails
7 6 (27.27%) Maven
7 6 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (27.27%) Hibernate
7 6 (27.27%) PHP
7 6 (27.27%) XML

Akamai
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
2 6 (27.27%) Apache
2 6 (27.27%) JBoss
2 6 (27.27%) Jetty
3 3 (13.64%) nginx
4 2 (9.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (9.09%) WordPress
5 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
5 1 (4.55%) CMS
5 1 (4.55%) Drupal
5 1 (4.55%) IIS
5 1 (4.55%) Lightstreamer
5 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (22.73%) GitHub
3 4 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (18.18%) CloudFront
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon S3
4 2 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (9.09%) Heroku
4 2 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) HTTP
2 2 (9.09%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.55%) BGP
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) EIGRP
3 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (4.55%) Network Security
3 1 (4.55%) OSPF
3 1 (4.55%) SNA
3 1 (4.55%) SNMP
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
2 7 (31.82%) MongoDB
3 6 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (13.64%) Redis
6 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
7 1 (4.55%) Big Data
7 1 (4.55%) Informix
7 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
7 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Git (software)
2 7 (31.82%) Cucumber
2 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
3 6 (27.27%) Gradle
3 6 (27.27%) Maven
4 5 (22.73%) Gatling
4 5 (22.73%) Hamcrest
4 5 (22.73%) Mockito
5 3 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (13.64%) RSpec
6 2 (9.09%) Capybara
6 2 (9.09%) RubyGems
6 2 (9.09%) Vagrant
7 1 (4.55%) git-flow
7 1 (4.55%) Grunt
7 1 (4.55%) gulp
7 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
7 1 (4.55%) PHPUnit
7 1 (4.55%) Selenium
7 1 (4.55%) Spock
General
1 1 (4.55%) Advertising
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
1 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Java Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Scala Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Java Scala Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL Service Manager
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.09%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) HTML
2 7 (31.82%) JSON
2 7 (31.82%) Spring
3 6 (27.27%) Akka
3 6 (27.27%) Grails
3 6 (27.27%) Hibernate
3 6 (27.27%) OAuth
3 6 (27.27%) Sensu
3 6 (27.27%) XML
4 5 (22.73%) GWT
4 5 (22.73%) JDBC
4 5 (22.73%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (22.73%) Web Services
5 4 (18.18%) CSS
5 4 (18.18%) REST
6 3 (13.64%) HTML5
6 3 (13.64%) Sass
7 2 (9.09%) CSS3
7 2 (9.09%) RESTful
7 2 (9.09%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) FMCG
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Scrum
3 7 (31.82%) TDD
4 5 (22.73%) DevOps
4 5 (22.73%) Kanban
4 5 (22.73%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (13.64%) BDD
6 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.09%) Analytics
7 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL
7 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
7 2 (9.09%) OO
7 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Service Management
7 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) Java
4 7 (31.82%) Groovy
5 6 (27.27%) PHP
5 6 (27.27%) Scala
6 4 (18.18%) Ruby
7 3 (13.64%) Python
8 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
8 2 (9.09%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (4.55%) C#
9 1 (4.55%) C++
9 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) CCDA
2 1 (4.55%) CCIE
2 1 (4.55%) CCIP
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) CCNP
2 1 (4.55%) CCSA
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Varnish
2 2 (9.09%) Docker
3 1 (4.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (4.55%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (13.64%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) Capistrano
2 2 (9.09%) Nagios
3 1 (4.55%) Ansible
3 1 (4.55%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Adobe
2 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) F5
2 2 (9.09%) Facebook
2 2 (9.09%) Radware
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.09%) Twitter
3 1 (4.55%) AppDynamics
3 1 (4.55%) Fiorano
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) Terracotta
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