The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon ELB skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon ELB over the 3 months to 6 July 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
Rank 393 396 407
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 15 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.070% 0.030%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.94% 1.34% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 7
Average daily rate
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£400 £413 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +230.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £406 £125
% change year-on-year
+13.84% +225.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Amazon ELB
England

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
1589 1198 668
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.94% 5.23% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1120 820 522
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £293
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +32.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 25 12
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +14.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.50 £52.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £15.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+48.38% -53.03%

Amazon ELB
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon ELB across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon ELB Jobs Demand Trend in London

Amazon ELB
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Amazon ELB across the London region.

Amazon ELB Daily Rate Trend in London

Amazon ELB
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon ELB across the London region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Amazon ELB Daily Rate Histogram in London

Amazon ELB
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 Amazon ELB within the London region over the 3 months to 6 July 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 -3 1 £330 - 4
Amazon ELB
England

Amazon ELB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Amazon ELB 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 Amazon ELB.

1 33 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (78.79%) Amazon EC2
3 25 (75.76%) Amazon S3
4 20 (60.61%) DevOps
5 16 (48.48%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (48.48%) Amazon RDS
6 12 (36.36%) Auto-Scaling
7 11 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 11 (33.33%) Vagrant
7 11 (33.33%) Puppet
7 11 (33.33%) CentOS
8 10 (30.30%) QA
8 10 (30.30%) Firewall
9 8 (24.24%) Web Services
9 8 (24.24%) Configuration Management
9 8 (24.24%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (24.24%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (21.21%) Akamai
10 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
10 7 (21.21%) Bash Shell
10 7 (21.21%) Node.js
10 7 (21.21%) Redis
10 7 (21.21%) Jenkins
10 7 (21.21%) Linux
11 6 (18.18%) VPN
11 6 (18.18%) Windows
11 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (18.18%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (18.18%) MongoDB
11 6 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo

Amazon ELB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Amazon ELB 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 Amazon ELB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.21%) Node.js
2 4 (12.12%) Apache
3 3 (9.09%) Drupal
4 2 (6.06%) WordPress
4 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.06%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
5 1 (3.03%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 33 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (78.79%) Amazon EC2
3 25 (75.76%) Amazon S3
4 11 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 8 (24.24%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (24.24%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (18.18%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (15.15%) CloudFront
7 5 (15.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (15.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (9.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (9.09%) Route 53
9 2 (6.06%) IaaS
10 1 (3.03%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (3.03%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (3.03%) SaaS
10 1 (3.03%) PaaS
10 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Firewall
2 6 (18.18%) VPN
3 4 (12.12%) DNS
4 2 (6.06%) HTTPS
4 2 (6.06%) HTTP
5 1 (3.03%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (48.48%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (21.21%) Redis
3 6 (18.18%) MongoDB
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
5 3 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
7 1 (3.03%) Azkaban
7 1 (3.03%) Big Data
7 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
1 7 (21.21%) Jenkins
2 6 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (6.06%) Hudson
4 1 (3.03%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.03%) Maven
4 1 (3.03%) Selenium
4 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.03%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Advertising
1 1 (3.03%) Publishing
1 1 (3.03%) Games
1 1 (3.03%) Banking
1 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Integration Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.06%) WordPress Developer
7 1 (3.03%) AWS Architect
7 1 (3.03%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Web Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Data Centre Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Cloud Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Scala Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) Web Services
2 3 (9.09%) MCollective
3 2 (6.06%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) CSS
4 1 (3.03%) .NET
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.03%) Play Framework
4 1 (3.03%) XML
4 1 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (3.03%) RESTful
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) Xbox
4 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Replication
4 1 (3.03%) Statistics
4 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) CentOS
2 7 (21.21%) Linux
3 6 (18.18%) Windows
4 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
4 5 (15.15%) Ubuntu
4 5 (15.15%) Android
5 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) DevOps
2 12 (36.36%) Auto-Scaling
3 8 (24.24%) Configuration Management
4 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.15%) Migration
5 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (15.15%) SDLC
5 5 (15.15%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (15.15%) Software Architecture
6 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
8 2 (6.06%) BDD
8 2 (6.06%) High Availability
8 2 (6.06%) Analytics
8 2 (6.06%) Scrum
8 2 (6.06%) Kanban
8 2 (6.06%) TDD
9 1 (3.03%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) Bash Shell
2 4 (12.12%) Java
2 4 (12.12%) Perl
3 3 (9.09%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) Python
4 2 (6.06%) PHP
4 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.03%) Scala
5 1 (3.03%) R
5 1 (3.03%) Go
5 1 (3.03%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.12%) VirtualBox
3 3 (9.09%) Docker
4 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.03%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 16 (48.48%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (33.33%) Puppet
2 11 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 2 (6.06%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Akamai
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.06%) VMware
5 1 (3.03%) Google
5 1 (3.03%) Netezza
5 1 (3.03%) Tableau
5 1 (3.03%) Vertica
5 1 (3.03%) Remedy
5 1 (3.03%) MicroStrategy