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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Akamai
Rank 414 415 424
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing Akamai 21 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.093% 0.094% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 17
Median daily rate £438 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £393 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
- +10.71%
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
9618 9810 11187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.51% 42.00% 45.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6360 6514 7233
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 208 245
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.87 £12.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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
Canary Wharf - 2 £450 -
City of London +13 1 - - 1
Akamai
England

Akamai
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 15 (36.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 15 (36.59%) DDoS Mitigation
3 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (26.83%) Nagios
4 11 (26.83%) DevOps
5 10 (24.39%) Java
5 10 (24.39%) Windows
5 10 (24.39%) Linux
5 10 (24.39%) Apache
5 10 (24.39%) Load Balancing
6 9 (21.95%) Unix
6 9 (21.95%) IIS
7 8 (19.51%) SQL
7 8 (19.51%) VPN
7 8 (19.51%) DNS
7 8 (19.51%) Firewall
7 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
7 8 (19.51%) F5
7 8 (19.51%) High Availability
8 7 (17.07%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (17.07%) Jenkins
8 7 (17.07%) Kibana
8 7 (17.07%) IOS XR
8 7 (17.07%) SCOM
8 7 (17.07%) SolarWinds
8 7 (17.07%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (17.07%) TDD
8 7 (17.07%) VMware
8 7 (17.07%) MPLS

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 10 (24.39%) Apache
2 9 (21.95%) IIS
3 7 (17.07%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.44%) nginx
6 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) InfoPath
1 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP hybris
2 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.32%) CloudFront
4 2 (4.88%) IaaS
4 2 (4.88%) Office 365
4 2 (4.88%) PaaS
5 1 (2.44%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.44%) Route 53
5 1 (2.44%) SaaS
5 1 (2.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) DNS
1 8 (19.51%) Firewall
1 8 (19.51%) VPN
2 7 (17.07%) BGP
2 7 (17.07%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (17.07%) HTTP
2 7 (17.07%) IOS XR
2 7 (17.07%) MPLS
2 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
3 6 (14.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (12.20%) Reverse Proxy
4 5 (12.20%) SSL
5 2 (4.88%) LDAP
6 1 (2.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) PowerPivot
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.07%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Architect
2 10 (24.39%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (14.63%) Security Specialist
4 6 (14.63%) Web Specialist
5 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Web Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Security Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Application Security Specialist
7 3 (7.32%) Applications Specialist
7 3 (7.32%) Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Firewall Specialist
7 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Network Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Network Security Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Network Security Specialist
7 3 (7.32%) Network Specialist
7 3 (7.32%) Web Applications Security Specialist
7 3 (7.32%) Web Applications Specialist
7 3 (7.32%) Web Content Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
1 3 (7.32%) HTML
1 3 (7.32%) jQuery
1 3 (7.32%) Web Services
1 3 (7.32%) XML
2 2 (4.88%) Ajax
2 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.88%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (4.88%) XSL
3 1 (2.44%) CSS
3 1 (2.44%) JSON
3 1 (2.44%) JSR 170
3 1 (2.44%) OSGi
3 1 (2.44%) RESTful
3 1 (2.44%) Spring
3 1 (2.44%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (14.63%) Streaming Media
3 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.20%) MPEG
4 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Linux
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
2 9 (21.95%) Unix
3 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) DDoS Mitigation
2 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.83%) DevOps
4 10 (24.39%) Load Balancing
5 8 (19.51%) High Availability
6 7 (17.07%) TDD
7 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
7 6 (14.63%) HOOD
8 5 (12.20%) Performance Engineering
8 5 (12.20%) Security Testing
9 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
9 4 (9.76%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
9 4 (9.76%) Security Patching
9 4 (9.76%) Virtual Environments
10 3 (7.32%) B2B
10 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (7.32%) Content Management
10 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (7.32%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) Java
2 8 (19.51%) SQL
3 6 (14.63%) Bash Shell
3 6 (14.63%) Python
4 5 (12.20%) Perl
5 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.88%) C#
6 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.88%) Ruby
7 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.20%) Docker
3 4 (9.76%) VMware ESX
3 4 (9.76%) vSphere
4 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) Nagios
2 7 (17.07%) Kibana
2 7 (17.07%) SCOM
3 6 (14.63%) Puppet
4 4 (9.76%) FreeIPA
4 4 (9.76%) Icinga
4 4 (9.76%) Kubernetes
5 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 3 (7.32%) SELinux
6 2 (4.88%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (2.44%) Ansible
7 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.51%) F5
3 7 (17.07%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 7 (17.07%) Cisco
3 7 (17.07%) SolarWinds
3 7 (17.07%) VMware
4 6 (14.63%) Nimsoft
5 5 (12.20%) Apple
5 5 (12.20%) Dynatrace
5 5 (12.20%) SevOne
5 5 (12.20%) Splunk
6 3 (7.32%) hybris
6 3 (7.32%) SAP
7 2 (4.88%) Adobe
7 2 (4.88%) Citrix
7 2 (4.88%) NetApp
7 2 (4.88%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.44%) HP
8 1 (2.44%) Omniture
8 1 (2.44%) Optimizely
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