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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
Rank 413 402 413
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 13 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.053% 0.071% 0.012%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.26% 2.87% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 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 £400 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -
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
1034 627 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.19% 2.47% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 440 258
Average daily rate £439 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.68% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 3
Average hourly rate £29.37 £17.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.73% +25.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -41.66%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +15 1 £575 -
Croydon - - - -
Amazon ELB
England

Amazon ELB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 27 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (77.78%) Amazon S3
3 20 (74.07%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (74.07%) Linux
4 15 (55.56%) Amazon RDS
5 12 (44.44%) DevOps
5 12 (44.44%) Apache
5 12 (44.44%) UNIX
6 11 (40.74%) Tomcat
6 11 (40.74%) Oracle
6 11 (40.74%) Web Services
6 11 (40.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 11 (40.74%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (37.04%) Sun
8 9 (33.33%) Puppet
9 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
10 6 (22.22%) CentOS
11 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
11 5 (18.52%) Route 53
11 5 (18.52%) Vagrant
12 4 (14.81%) Redis
12 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
12 4 (14.81%) Node.js
12 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
12 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
12 4 (14.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (14.81%) Ruby
12 4 (14.81%) QA
12 4 (14.81%) Java

Amazon ELB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (44.44%) Apache
2 11 (40.74%) Tomcat
3 4 (14.81%) Node.js
4 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 27 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (77.78%) Amazon S3
3 20 (74.07%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (18.52%) Route 53
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (7.41%) SaaS
6 2 (7.41%) PaaS
7 1 (3.70%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (3.70%) ElastiCache
7 1 (3.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
1 3 (11.11%) IPsec
1 3 (11.11%) BIG-IP
1 3 (11.11%) VLAN
1 3 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (40.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
3 4 (14.81%) Redis
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.41%) Hudson
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.70%) Publishing
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Web Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Data Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.70%) Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Data Centre Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Scala Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) Web Services
2 3 (11.11%) WAP
3 1 (3.70%) jQuery
3 1 (3.70%) HTML5
3 1 (3.70%) REST
3 1 (3.70%) Play Framework
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Linux
2 12 (44.44%) UNIX
3 6 (22.22%) CentOS
4 2 (7.41%) VMS
5 1 (3.70%) Debian
5 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.70%) Android
5 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) DevOps
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.41%) Scrum
5 2 (7.41%) Web Development
5 2 (7.41%) Automation Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Android Development
6 1 (3.70%) iOS Development
6 1 (3.70%) OOP
6 1 (3.70%) TDD
6 1 (3.70%) Pair Programming
6 1 (3.70%) Kanban
6 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.70%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
2 4 (14.81%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) Python
2 4 (14.81%) Ruby
3 3 (11.11%) Groovy
4 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.41%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Xen
2 1 (3.70%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (33.33%) Puppet
3 5 (18.52%) Vagrant
4 2 (7.41%) Nagios
4 2 (7.41%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle
2 10 (37.04%) Sun
3 3 (11.11%) F5
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) New Relic
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.70%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.70%) Zend
5 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.70%) Infoblox
5 1 (3.70%) Juniper
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco