The first table below looks at the demand for CloudFront 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 CloudFront over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon CloudFront
Rank 410 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CloudFront 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.008% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £488
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
775 458 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.20% 2.12% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 329 337
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 £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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%
CloudFront
England

CloudFront
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CloudFront Jobs Demand Trend in London

CloudFront
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CloudFront Daily Rate Trend in London

CloudFront
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 CloudFront within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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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Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £400 - 1
CloudFront
England

CloudFront
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CloudFront 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 CloudFront.

1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Subversion
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon S3
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) Route 53
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Ubuntu
2 5 (71.43%) Debian
2 5 (71.43%) JMeter
2 5 (71.43%) HTTP
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) SSL
3 4 (57.14%) Open Source
4 3 (42.86%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (42.86%) Behat
4 3 (42.86%) CMS
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 3 (42.86%) Joomla!
4 3 (42.86%) Drupal
4 3 (42.86%) Groovy
5 2 (28.57%) JSON
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (14.29%) NoSQL

CloudFront
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CloudFront 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 CloudFront. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) CMS
1 3 (42.86%) Joomla!
1 3 (42.86%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon S3
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (71.43%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) HTTP
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
1 5 (71.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Subversion
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) JMeter
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
3 3 (42.86%) Behat
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) Django
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Debian
2 5 (71.43%) Ubuntu
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) Kanban
2 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) User Stories
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PHP
1 3 (42.86%) Python
1 3 (42.86%) Groovy
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Scala
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) YUM
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet