The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the London region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
Rank 392 405 406
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 14 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.060% 0.066% 0.027%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.39% 2.48% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £125 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+230.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £125 -
% change year-on-year
+240.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Services Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1010 644 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.30% 2.65% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 664 493 312
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £125 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+28.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -62.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £34.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-51.47% +151.85%
Amazon ELB
England

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
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 30 July 2014. 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
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Amazon ELB
England

Amazon ELB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (94.74%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (94.74%) Amazon S3
3 13 (68.42%) Linux
4 12 (63.16%) Apache
4 12 (63.16%) UNIX
4 12 (63.16%) Amazon RDS
5 11 (57.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (52.63%) Web Services
6 10 (52.63%) Oracle
6 10 (52.63%) Tomcat
6 10 (52.63%) Sun
7 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
8 7 (36.84%) Java
9 6 (31.58%) Scrum
9 6 (31.58%) TDD
9 6 (31.58%) BDD
9 6 (31.58%) DevOps
10 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
10 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
10 5 (26.32%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (26.32%) MySQL
11 3 (15.79%) Python
11 3 (15.79%) Groovy
11 3 (15.79%) Ruby
11 3 (15.79%) VPN
11 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
12 2 (10.53%) New Relic
12 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing

Amazon ELB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 12 (63.16%) Apache
2 10 (52.63%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) WordPress
3 1 (5.26%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 19 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (94.74%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (94.74%) Amazon S3
3 5 (26.32%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (57.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
3 5 (26.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Publishing
1 1 (5.26%) Games
1 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Scala Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Web Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Operations Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Operations Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) Web Services
2 2 (10.53%) Middleware
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Online Games
1 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 12 (63.16%) UNIX
3 1 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
3 6 (31.58%) Scrum
3 6 (31.58%) TDD
3 6 (31.58%) BDD
3 6 (31.58%) DevOps
4 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Pair Programming
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) Kanban
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) OOP
6 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Low Latency
6 1 (5.26%) Android Development
6 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) Groovy
2 3 (15.79%) Ruby
3 2 (10.53%) Scala
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Varnish
1 1 (5.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
1 2 (10.53%) ZABBIX
1 2 (10.53%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
1 10 (52.63%) Sun
2 2 (10.53%) New Relic
3 1 (5.26%) Remedy
3 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.26%) Zend
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