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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Akamai
Rank 395 363 368
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +5
Contract jobs citing Akamai 13 43 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.058% 0.18% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.42% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 35 11
Average daily rate
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£446 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £391 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 -
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
9965 10332 10053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.53% 44.30% 45.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6470 6757 6335
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 209 272
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.00 £44.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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
City of London 0 3 £350 -20.45%
Akamai
England

Akamai
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 29 (67.44%) Ruby
2 28 (65.12%) Java
3 25 (58.14%) DevOps
4 24 (55.81%) DNS
5 23 (53.49%) VMware
5 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (51.16%) Git (software)
7 21 (48.84%) Amazon AWS
7 21 (48.84%) Linux
7 21 (48.84%) Python
7 21 (48.84%) Jenkins
8 20 (46.51%) Tomcat
9 18 (41.86%) Puppet
10 17 (39.53%) collectd
10 17 (39.53%) Apache
10 17 (39.53%) Nagios
11 16 (37.21%) Perl
11 16 (37.21%) Subversion
12 15 (34.88%) MongoDB
13 14 (32.56%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (32.56%) MySQL
14 13 (30.23%) nginx
14 13 (30.23%) Opsview
14 13 (30.23%) Graphite
15 12 (27.91%) UNIX
16 11 (25.58%) LDAP
16 11 (25.58%) Oracle
16 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
16 11 (25.58%) HTML
16 11 (25.58%) Scrum

Akamai
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 20 (46.51%) Tomcat
2 17 (39.53%) Apache
3 13 (30.23%) nginx
4 11 (25.58%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (16.28%) Jetty
6 6 (13.95%) OpenStack
7 5 (11.63%) JBoss
8 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
8 2 (4.65%) IIS
8 2 (4.65%) Node.js
8 2 (4.65%) CloudStack
9 1 (2.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (2.33%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 21 (48.84%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (20.93%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (13.95%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (13.95%) Amazon S3
4 5 (11.63%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (9.30%) Heroku
5 4 (9.30%) Engine Yard
6 3 (6.98%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (6.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (6.98%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (2.33%) CloudFront
7 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (55.81%) DNS
2 11 (25.58%) LDAP
3 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
4 5 (11.63%) Firewall
5 4 (9.30%) VLAN
5 4 (9.30%) SSL
5 4 (9.30%) SAN
6 2 (4.65%) Wireshark
6 2 (4.65%) VPN
6 2 (4.65%) Internet
7 1 (2.33%) DHCP
7 1 (2.33%) FTP
7 1 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) MongoDB
2 14 (32.56%) MySQL
3 10 (23.26%) Relational Database
3 10 (23.26%) RDBMS
4 8 (18.60%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (13.95%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (13.95%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
7 3 (6.98%) Redis
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (51.16%) Git (software)
2 21 (48.84%) Jenkins
3 16 (37.21%) Subversion
4 10 (23.26%) Cucumber
5 6 (13.95%) Maven
6 5 (11.63%) Gradle
6 5 (11.63%) Capybara
6 5 (11.63%) IntelliJ
6 5 (11.63%) Mockito
6 5 (11.63%) Hamcrest
6 5 (11.63%) TeamCity
6 5 (11.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (6.98%) JIRA
8 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.33%) Advertising
1 1 (2.33%) Publishing
1 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Scala Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Ruby Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Integration Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Technical Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) UNIX Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Web Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Lead Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Build and Release Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.33%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) HTML
2 10 (23.26%) Sinatra
3 9 (20.93%) Web Services
4 6 (13.95%) GWT
4 6 (13.95%) OAuth
4 6 (13.95%) XML
4 6 (13.95%) Hibernate
4 6 (13.95%) Akka
4 6 (13.95%) Sensu
4 6 (13.95%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (11.63%) CSS3
5 5 (11.63%) Sass
5 5 (11.63%) CSS
5 5 (11.63%) JDBC
5 5 (11.63%) HTML5
5 5 (11.63%) Spring
5 5 (11.63%) JSON
5 5 (11.63%) Grails
6 4 (9.30%) MCollective
7 3 (6.98%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Open Source
2 6 (13.95%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.30%) Clustering
3 4 (9.30%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.33%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 21 (48.84%) Linux
2 12 (27.91%) UNIX
3 6 (13.95%) Ubuntu
3 6 (13.95%) Android
3 6 (13.95%) Windows
3 6 (13.95%) Apple iOS
4 4 (9.30%) CentOS
5 2 (4.65%) Debian
6 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) DevOps
2 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (32.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (25.58%) Scrum
5 10 (23.26%) TDD
6 7 (16.28%) Load Balancing
6 7 (16.28%) Performance Testing
7 6 (13.95%) Multithreading
7 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (13.95%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (11.63%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (11.63%) Web Design
8 5 (11.63%) Software Architecture
8 5 (11.63%) Pair Programming
9 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.98%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.98%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (67.44%) Ruby
2 28 (65.12%) Java
3 21 (48.84%) Python
4 16 (37.21%) Perl
5 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
6 7 (16.28%) SQL
7 6 (13.95%) Groovy
7 6 (13.95%) Scala
7 6 (13.95%) Bash Shell
8 4 (9.30%) Korn
8 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
9 3 (6.98%) PHP
10 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.95%) Docker
3 4 (9.30%) NFS
4 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (41.86%) Puppet
2 17 (39.53%) collectd
2 17 (39.53%) Nagios
3 13 (30.23%) Opsview
3 13 (30.23%) Graphite
4 10 (23.26%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (13.95%) Ansible
6 5 (11.63%) Graylog
7 4 (9.30%) Icinga
7 4 (9.30%) Cobbler
8 2 (4.65%) SCOM
8 2 (4.65%) HAProxy
9 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (2.33%) FreeIPA
9 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) VMware
2 11 (25.58%) Oracle
2 11 (25.58%) F5
3 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
4 5 (11.63%) New Relic
5 2 (4.65%) NetApp
5 2 (4.65%) HP
5 2 (4.65%) EMC
6 1 (2.33%) Splunk
6 1 (2.33%) ForgeRock
6 1 (2.33%) Perforce
6 1 (2.33%) Remedy
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.33%) Adobe
6 1 (2.33%) Sitecore
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