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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Akamai over the 3 months to 7 December 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Akamai
Rank 415 424 408
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Contract jobs citing Akamai 16 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.044% 0.098%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.11% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 21
Median daily rate £388 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
9296 9154 10343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.11% 40.38% 43.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6203 6045 7060
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 161 261
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.42 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £36.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Akamai
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Akamai as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Akamai within the London region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
City of London +2 2 £388 -8.82% 1
Akamai
England

Akamai
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Akamai 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 London region with a requirement for Akamai.

1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (37.93%) IIS
4 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
5 7 (24.14%) SolarWinds
5 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (24.14%) jQuery
5 7 (24.14%) SCOM
5 7 (24.14%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (24.14%) Kibana
5 7 (24.14%) HTML
5 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
5 7 (24.14%) Nagios
5 7 (24.14%) SQL
5 7 (24.14%) TDD
5 7 (24.14%) Ajax
6 6 (20.69%) Finance
6 6 (20.69%) F5
6 6 (20.69%) Nimsoft
7 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
7 5 (17.24%) Reverse Proxy
7 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
7 5 (17.24%) Performance Engineering
7 5 (17.24%) DevOps
7 5 (17.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (17.24%) DDoS Mitigation
7 5 (17.24%) Dynatrace
7 5 (17.24%) Firewall
7 5 (17.24%) .NET
7 5 (17.24%) SQL Server

Akamai
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 11 (37.93%) IIS
2 7 (24.14%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (17.24%) Apache
4 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
4 4 (13.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (13.79%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (10.34%) Drupal
5 3 (10.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) InfoPath
1 4 (13.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.79%) IaaS
2 4 (13.79%) Office 365
2 4 (13.79%) PaaS
3 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (10.34%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Firewall
1 5 (17.24%) Reverse Proxy
1 5 (17.24%) SSL
2 4 (13.79%) LDAP
3 2 (6.90%) LAN
3 2 (6.90%) WAN
3 2 (6.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) PowerPivot
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.34%) Grunt
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Web Architect
3 5 (17.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Security Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Web Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Drupal Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Office 365 Architect
5 3 (10.34%) SharePoint Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Application Security Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Network Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Network Security Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Security Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Design Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) Voice Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) Web Content Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) Ajax
1 7 (24.14%) HTML
1 7 (24.14%) jQuery
2 5 (17.24%) .NET
2 5 (17.24%) Web Services
2 5 (17.24%) XML
3 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
3 4 (13.79%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (13.79%) XSL
4 3 (10.34%) Backbone.js
4 3 (10.34%) CSS
4 3 (10.34%) Drush
4 3 (10.34%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.45%) RIA
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) TDD
3 5 (17.24%) DDoS Mitigation
3 5 (17.24%) DevOps
3 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
3 5 (17.24%) Performance Engineering
4 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (13.79%) Content Management
4 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Content Management
4 4 (13.79%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (13.79%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) API Integration
5 3 (10.34%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.34%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.34%) Scrum
5 3 (10.34%) Security Testing
5 3 (10.34%) SEO
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) Java
3 4 (13.79%) C#
3 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
4 3 (10.34%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
1 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
1 2 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.90%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Kibana
1 7 (24.14%) Nagios
1 7 (24.14%) SCOM
2 4 (13.79%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) SolarWinds
3 6 (20.69%) F5
3 6 (20.69%) Nimsoft
4 5 (17.24%) Dynatrace
5 4 (13.79%) Riverbed
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix
6 2 (6.90%) Meraki
6 2 (6.90%) NetApp
6 2 (6.90%) Palo Alto
6 2 (6.90%) VMware
7 1 (3.45%) HP