The table below looks at the statistics for Akamai skills 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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Akamai Technologies, Inc
England / London
Rank 389 407 387
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Contract jobs citing Akamai 8 13 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.041% 0.061% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.27% 0.66% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 23
Median daily rate £560 £519 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Cloud Services Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2988 1965 1327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.42% 9.17% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2265 1461 922
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 22 27
Median hourly rate £23.00 £27.27 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.64% -5.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.80 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £100.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

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 Cloud Services 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (41.67%) Nagios
4 7 (29.17%) TDD
4 7 (29.17%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) Kibana
4 7 (29.17%) F5
4 7 (29.17%) SCOM
4 7 (29.17%) SolarWinds
4 7 (29.17%) SQL Sentry
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (25.00%) jQuery
5 6 (25.00%) Nimsoft
5 6 (25.00%) HTML
5 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (25.00%) Ajax
6 5 (20.83%) XML
6 5 (20.83%) DevOps
7 4 (16.67%) Meraki
7 4 (16.67%) Docker
7 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (16.67%) Time Management
7 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
7 4 (16.67%) DNS
7 4 (16.67%) LAN
7 4 (16.67%) WAN
7 4 (16.67%) Cisco

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 (45.83%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (12.50%) Drupal
2 3 (12.50%) IIS
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) InfoPath
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.50%) CloudFront
2 3 (12.50%) IaaS
2 3 (12.50%) Office 365
2 3 (12.50%) PaaS
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.17%) Bluemix
3 1 (4.17%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) DNS
1 4 (16.67%) LAN
1 4 (16.67%) WAN
1 4 (16.67%) Wireless
2 3 (12.50%) LDAP
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) HTTP
3 1 (4.17%) MPLS
3 1 (4.17%) SSL
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (12.50%) PowerPivot
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.50%) Grunt
General
1 3 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Design Specialist
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (16.67%) Voice Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (12.50%) Ubuntu Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Web Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Office 365 Architect
5 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Designer
6 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) Ajax
1 6 (25.00%) HTML
1 6 (25.00%) jQuery
2 5 (20.83%) XML
3 4 (16.67%) .NET
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (12.50%) Backbone.js
4 3 (12.50%) CSS
4 3 (12.50%) Drush
4 3 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (12.50%) Kafka
4 3 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (12.50%) Sass
4 3 (12.50%) Web Services
4 3 (12.50%) XSL
5 1 (4.17%) Middleware
5 1 (4.17%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) CentOS
2 3 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) TDD
3 5 (20.83%) DevOps
4 4 (16.67%) Content Management
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (16.67%) Network Design
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (16.67%) Time Management
5 3 (12.50%) API Integration
5 3 (12.50%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Content Management
5 3 (12.50%) Progressive Enhancement
5 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) Scrum
5 3 (12.50%) Security Patching
5 3 (12.50%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) C#
3 3 (12.50%) PHP
3 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 4 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Docker
2 3 (12.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) Nagios
2 7 (29.17%) Kibana
2 7 (29.17%) SCOM
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Sentry
3 3 (12.50%) CA Single Sign-On
3 3 (12.50%) FreeIPA
3 3 (12.50%) Marathon
3 3 (12.50%) Mesos
3 3 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) F5
2 7 (29.17%) SolarWinds
3 6 (25.00%) Nimsoft
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco
4 4 (16.67%) Meraki
4 4 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (12.50%) Riverbed
6 2 (8.33%) IBM
7 1 (4.17%) Adobe
7 1 (4.17%) HP
7 1 (4.17%) Perforce