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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
Rank 399 423 405
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -18
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 16 10 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.067% 0.042% 0.096%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.01% 0.77% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 23
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 £500 £390 £125
% change year-on-year
+28.20% +212.00%
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
1591 1293 810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.71% 5.40% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1151 860 633
Average daily rate £438 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 9
Average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.70 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £37.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -48.48%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 - 2 £365 -
Amazon ELB
England

Amazon ELB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 23 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (86.96%) DevOps
3 18 (78.26%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (69.57%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (69.57%) Amazon S3
5 13 (56.52%) CentOS
6 12 (52.17%) QA
6 12 (52.17%) Vagrant
7 11 (47.83%) Puppet
8 10 (43.48%) Configuration Management
9 8 (34.78%) Linux
9 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
10 7 (30.43%) Auto-Scaling
10 7 (30.43%) MongoDB
10 7 (30.43%) Bash Shell
10 7 (30.43%) Node.js
10 7 (30.43%) Redis
10 7 (30.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
11 6 (26.09%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (26.09%) Web Services
11 6 (26.09%) Firewall
11 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
11 6 (26.09%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (21.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 5 (21.74%) DNS
12 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
12 5 (21.74%) Perl
12 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (17.39%) Drupal

Amazon ELB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (30.43%) Node.js
2 4 (17.39%) Drupal
3 3 (13.04%) Apache
4 2 (8.70%) WordPress
5 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.35%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 23 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (69.57%) Amazon EC2
2 16 (69.57%) Amazon S3
3 6 (26.09%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (21.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (17.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (17.39%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (8.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (8.70%) Route 53
6 2 (8.70%) IaaS
7 1 (4.35%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (4.35%) SaaS
7 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) DNS
3 2 (8.70%) HTTPS
3 2 (8.70%) HTTP
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) MongoDB
1 7 (30.43%) Redis
2 6 (26.09%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 7 (30.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) PHPUnit
3 1 (4.35%) Hudson
3 1 (4.35%) Jasmine
3 1 (4.35%) Maven
3 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 1 (4.35%) Advertising
1 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Data Centre Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (4.35%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Web Services
2 4 (17.39%) MCollective
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Cloud
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Private Cloud
2 2 (8.70%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) CentOS
2 8 (34.78%) Linux
3 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
4 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) DevOps
2 10 (43.48%) Configuration Management
3 7 (30.43%) Auto-Scaling
4 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
5 3 (13.04%) High Availability
6 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.35%) MVC
7 1 (4.35%) TDD
7 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Open Source
7 1 (4.35%) BDD
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.35%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Bash Shell
2 5 (21.74%) Perl
3 3 (13.04%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) VirtualBox
1 4 (17.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (78.26%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (52.17%) Vagrant
3 11 (47.83%) Puppet
4 3 (13.04%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.70%) Google
2 2 (8.70%) Akamai