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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
Rank 407 388 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.005% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.64% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £393 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
783 458 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.24% 2.12% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 331 337
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £579
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 7
Average hourly rate £17.00 £24.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.41 £16.50 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.70 £31.85 £76.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -38.00%
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
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 18 April 2014.

Amazon ELB Daily Rate Histogram in London

Amazon ELB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (91.67%) Amazon S3
2 11 (91.67%) BDD
2 11 (91.67%) Web Services
2 11 (91.67%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) TDD
3 10 (83.33%) MySQL
3 10 (83.33%) Amazon SQS
4 9 (75.00%) Cucumber
4 9 (75.00%) Scrum
5 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (66.67%) Scala
6 7 (58.33%) NoSQL
6 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
7 5 (41.67%) Middleware
8 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (8.33%) Finance
9 1 (8.33%) Games
9 1 (8.33%) Debian
9 1 (8.33%) Remedy
9 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
9 1 (8.33%) Project Management
9 1 (8.33%) Linux
9 1 (8.33%) Python
9 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
9 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (8.33%) Kanban
9 1 (8.33%) CentOS

Amazon ELB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (8.33%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (91.67%) Amazon S3
3 10 (83.33%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) MySQL
2 7 (58.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Hudson
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Games
1 1 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Scala Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Operations Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Operations Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Online Games
1 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Debian
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) BDD
1 11 (91.67%) TDD
2 9 (75.00%) Scrum
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) Kanban
6 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
6 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
6 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) Scala
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Remedy
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
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