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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Akamai
Rank 363 380 367
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Contract jobs citing Akamai 28 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.059% 0.021%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.13% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 1
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£460 £435 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.74% +38.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - -
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
9558 9957 8753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.50% 45.47% 45.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6379 6471 5549
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 232 279
Average hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.08% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.05 £33.10 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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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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 +16 6 £383 -23.50% 1
Isleworth - - - -
Akamai
England

Akamai
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 34 (70.83%) Java
2 32 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (66.67%) Ruby
2 32 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 28 (58.33%) VMware
4 21 (43.75%) Tomcat
4 21 (43.75%) DevOps
5 20 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 19 (39.58%) HTML
7 18 (37.50%) DNS
7 18 (37.50%) Cucumber
8 17 (35.42%) Sinatra
8 17 (35.42%) collectd
8 17 (35.42%) Nagios
9 16 (33.33%) Scrum
9 16 (33.33%) Python
9 16 (33.33%) Opsview
9 16 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
9 16 (33.33%) Graphite
9 16 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (31.25%) Puppet
10 15 (31.25%) Jenkins
10 15 (31.25%) Linux
10 15 (31.25%) Apache
10 15 (31.25%) Open Source
10 15 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (31.25%) Subversion
11 14 (29.17%) TeamCity
11 14 (29.17%) Web Design

Akamai
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 21 (43.75%) Tomcat
2 16 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
3 15 (31.25%) Apache
4 11 (22.92%) nginx
5 6 (12.50%) Jetty
6 4 (8.33%) JBoss
7 3 (6.25%) CloudStack
7 3 (6.25%) IIS
8 2 (4.17%) CMS
8 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
8 2 (4.17%) Node.js
9 1 (2.08%) WordPress
9 1 (2.08%) ExpressionEngine
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 15 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (12.50%) Amazon S3
2 6 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (10.42%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.08%) CloudFront
5 1 (2.08%) IaaS
5 1 (2.08%) PaaS
5 1 (2.08%) Heroku
5 1 (2.08%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 18 (37.50%) DNS
2 13 (27.08%) LDAP
3 4 (8.33%) SAN
4 2 (4.17%) Firewall
5 1 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.08%) VLAN
5 1 (2.08%) SSL
5 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.08%) DHCP
5 1 (2.08%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) MongoDB
2 7 (14.58%) MySQL
3 6 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 5 (10.42%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (10.42%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 18 (37.50%) Cucumber
3 15 (31.25%) Jenkins
3 15 (31.25%) Subversion
4 14 (29.17%) TeamCity
4 14 (29.17%) IntelliJ
4 14 (29.17%) Capybara
5 5 (10.42%) Maven
6 4 (8.33%) Mockito
6 4 (8.33%) Hamcrest
6 4 (8.33%) Gradle
7 1 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.08%) PHPUnit
7 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.17%) Publishing
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Developer
2 17 (35.42%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (25.00%) Ruby Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Scala Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Integration Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Web Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Build and Release Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Release Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Web Manager
9 1 (2.08%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (2.08%) Consultant
9 1 (2.08%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Integration Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (39.58%) HTML
2 17 (35.42%) Sinatra
3 14 (29.17%) CSS
3 14 (29.17%) CSS3
3 14 (29.17%) Sass
3 14 (29.17%) HTML5
4 9 (18.75%) Web Services
5 5 (10.42%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (10.42%) Sensu
5 5 (10.42%) Akka
5 5 (10.42%) OAuth
5 5 (10.42%) GWT
5 5 (10.42%) Hibernate
6 4 (8.33%) JDBC
6 4 (8.33%) XML
6 4 (8.33%) Grails
6 4 (8.33%) Spring
6 4 (8.33%) JSON
7 2 (4.17%) .NET
8 1 (2.08%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Open Source
2 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) Social Media
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Linux
2 13 (27.08%) UNIX
3 6 (12.50%) Android
3 6 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.08%) CentOS
5 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (43.75%) DevOps
3 16 (33.33%) Scrum
3 16 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (29.17%) Web Design
4 14 (29.17%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (25.00%) TDD
6 8 (16.67%) Pair Programming
7 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (12.50%) Performance Testing
7 6 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (10.42%) Multithreading
8 5 (10.42%) Software Architecture
9 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.17%) Project Management
9 2 (4.17%) Security Management
9 2 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.17%) Content Management
10 1 (2.08%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 34 (70.83%) Java
2 32 (66.67%) Ruby
3 20 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 16 (33.33%) Python
5 14 (29.17%) Perl
6 5 (10.42%) Groovy
6 5 (10.42%) Scala
6 5 (10.42%) SQL
7 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.08%) Korn
8 1 (2.08%) PHP5
8 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) QA
2 3 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.42%) Docker
3 4 (8.33%) NFS
4 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (35.42%) collectd
1 17 (35.42%) Nagios
2 16 (33.33%) Opsview
2 16 (33.33%) Graphite
3 15 (31.25%) Puppet
4 14 (29.17%) Graylog2
5 8 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (8.33%) Icinga
7 3 (6.25%) Ansible
8 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (2.08%) Cobbler
8 1 (2.08%) FreeIPA
8 1 (2.08%) SCCM
8 1 (2.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (58.33%) VMware
2 14 (29.17%) New Relic
3 13 (27.08%) F5
4 6 (12.50%) Oracle
5 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.08%) ForgeRock
6 1 (2.08%) Zend
6 1 (2.08%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.08%) Remedy
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.08%) Adobe
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