The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Akamai products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Akamai over the 3 months to 2 March 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Akamai Technologies, Inc.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Akamai
Rank 247 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Akamai 14 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £525 -
% change year-on-year
-19.04% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Akamai
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4609 4289 3619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.00% 47.64% 47.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2418 2078 1663
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 259 325
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.93 £10.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Akamai
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Akamai across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Akamai Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Akamai
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Akamai Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Akamai
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Akamai within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 March 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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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
East Sussex - 10 £400 -
Surrey - - - - 1
Akamai
England

Akamai
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Akamai 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 Akamai.

1 16 (100.00%) Web Services
2 11 (68.75%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (62.50%) Sitecore
3 10 (62.50%) Visual Studio
3 10 (62.50%) ForgeRock
3 10 (62.50%) DevOps
4 8 (50.00%) Remedy
4 8 (50.00%) assyst
5 7 (43.75%) .NET
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
7 5 (31.25%) Content Management
7 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
7 5 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (25.00%) REST
8 4 (25.00%) Finance
8 4 (25.00%) Clustering
8 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
8 4 (25.00%) Degree
8 4 (25.00%) ETL
8 4 (25.00%) TIBCO
8 4 (25.00%) Middleware
8 4 (25.00%) MySQL
8 4 (25.00%) Oracle
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (25.00%) SOAP
8 4 (25.00%) SQL
8 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (25.00%) Windows
8 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Akamai
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Akamai 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 Akamai. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (50.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 11 (68.75%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Support Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (25.00%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Web Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Web Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Support
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) Web Services
2 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 4 (25.00%) SOAP
3 4 (25.00%) Middleware
3 4 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) Clustering
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) DevOps
2 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
2 5 (31.25%) Content Management
3 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) Ruby
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Nagios
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) collectd
1 1 (6.25%) Opsview
1 1 (6.25%) Graphite
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Sitecore
1 10 (62.50%) ForgeRock
2 8 (50.00%) Remedy
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) TIBCO
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) VMware