The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon ELB skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon ELB over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
England / South East
Rank - - 244
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.097%
As % of the Cloud Services category - - 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £393 £440
% change year-on-year
+43.31% -10.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Cloud Services Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
742 610 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.37% 7.30% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 403 257
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £28.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.42% +180.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £14.40 £8.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.33 £60.00 £14.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.63 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.70% +13.88%

Amazon ELB
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Amazon ELB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Amazon ELB Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Amazon ELB
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Amazon ELB Daily Rate Trend in the South East