The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Akamai products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Akamai over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Akamai
Rank 610 647 613
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -34
Contract jobs citing Akamai 24 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.029% 0.039%
As % of the Vendors category 0.100% 0.066% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 20
Median daily rate £388 £465 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +24.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £419 £338
% change year-on-year
-7.46% +24.07%
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24057 25710 25856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.12% 44.07% 45.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14701 15190 14413
Median daily rate £405 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 817 1095 1105
Median hourly rate £19.44 £18.51 £18.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.99% +0.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.99% +5.82%

Akamai
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Akamai as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Akamai Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Akamai
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Akamai within the UK.

Akamai Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Akamai
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Akamai within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Akamai Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Akamai
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Akamai within the UK.

Akamai Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Akamai
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Akamai within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +25 24 £388 -16.66% 6
London +7 13 £450 -4.25% 5
East of England - 7 £388 -
Luton - 6 £388 -
Bedfordshire - 6 £388 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £450 -
City of London +29 1 - -
West Yorkshire +4 1 - - 1
Yorkshire +3 1 - - 1
Leeds - 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

Akamai
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Akamai also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Akamai.

1 21 (36.21%) Linux
2 19 (32.76%) Apache
2 19 (32.76%) Java
2 19 (32.76%) DevOps
3 18 (31.03%) VMware
4 17 (29.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (27.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 16 (27.59%) DDoS Mitigation
5 16 (27.59%) Unix
6 15 (25.86%) IIS
6 15 (25.86%) Git (software)
6 15 (25.86%) Jenkins
7 14 (24.14%) Puppet
7 14 (24.14%) Windows
8 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
8 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (22.41%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (22.41%) High Availability
9 12 (20.69%) Load Balancing
9 12 (20.69%) VPN
9 12 (20.69%) DNS
10 11 (18.97%) Splunk
10 11 (18.97%) Docker
11 10 (17.24%) vSphere
11 10 (17.24%) Security Patching
11 10 (17.24%) Kubernetes
11 10 (17.24%) Icinga
11 10 (17.24%) FreeIPA
11 10 (17.24%) Virtual Environments
11 10 (17.24%) Tomcat

Akamai
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (32.76%) Apache
2 15 (25.86%) IIS
3 10 (17.24%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.17%) nginx
4 3 (5.17%) WordPress
5 2 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) InfoPath
1 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) SAP hybris
1 2 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.41%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (15.52%) CloudFront
2 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (3.45%) Route 53
3 2 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.72%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.72%) IaaS
4 1 (1.72%) Office 365
4 1 (1.72%) PaaS
4 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.69%) DNS
1 12 (20.69%) VPN
2 10 (17.24%) Firewall
3 9 (15.52%) HTTP
4 8 (13.79%) BGP
4 8 (13.79%) Cisco IOS
4 8 (13.79%) IOS XR
4 8 (13.79%) MPLS
4 8 (13.79%) TCP/IP
5 7 (12.07%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 6 (10.34%) SSL
7 5 (8.62%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (1.72%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.72%) Internet
8 1 (1.72%) LAN
8 1 (1.72%) LDAP
8 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (5.17%) Big Data
3 3 (5.17%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.45%) Redis
5 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.72%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (25.86%) Git (software)
1 15 (25.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.17%) JIRA
2 3 (5.17%) Spock
3 2 (3.45%) Grunt
3 2 (3.45%) gulp
4 1 (1.72%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.72%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.72%) Selenium
4 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
1 6 (10.34%) Marketing
2 2 (3.45%) Electronics
2 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (29.31%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (15.52%) Architect
2 9 (15.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (12.07%) Support Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (10.34%) Security Specialist
4 6 (10.34%) Senior DevOps
4 6 (10.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Web Specialist
5 4 (6.90%) Network Architect
5 4 (6.90%) Security Architect
5 4 (6.90%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Web Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (5.17%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Network Specialist
6 3 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) Web Services
2 5 (8.62%) jQuery
2 5 (8.62%) REST
3 4 (6.90%) Spring
4 3 (5.17%) CSS
5 2 (3.45%) Apache Flex
5 2 (3.45%) HTML
5 2 (3.45%) Sass
5 2 (3.45%) XML
6 1 (1.72%) .NET
6 1 (1.72%) Ajax
6 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.72%) JSON
6 1 (1.72%) JSR 170
6 1 (1.72%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.72%) Middleware
6 1 (1.72%) OSGi
6 1 (1.72%) RESTful
6 1 (1.72%) Symfony
6 1 (1.72%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.07%) Streaming Media
3 6 (10.34%) MPEG
4 4 (6.90%) RIA
5 3 (5.17%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.72%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.21%) Linux
2 16 (27.59%) Unix
3 14 (24.14%) Windows
4 9 (15.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) DevOps
2 16 (27.59%) DDoS Mitigation
3 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.41%) High Availability
4 12 (20.69%) Load Balancing
5 10 (17.24%) Configuration Management
5 10 (17.24%) Security Patching
5 10 (17.24%) Virtual Environments
6 8 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (13.79%) E-Commerce
7 7 (12.07%) HOOD
7 7 (12.07%) Mentoring
8 6 (10.34%) ITIL
9 5 (8.62%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (8.62%) Performance Engineering
9 5 (8.62%) Security Testing
10 4 (6.90%) Analytics
11 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (5.17%) Front End Development
11 3 (5.17%) Multivariate Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.76%) Java
2 7 (12.07%) Bash Shell
2 7 (12.07%) Python
3 6 (10.34%) Perl
4 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.90%) Ruby
5 3 (5.17%) Groovy
5 3 (5.17%) PHP
5 3 (5.17%) SQL
6 1 (1.72%) C#
6 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Degree
1 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) CCIE
2 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 17 (29.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (18.97%) Docker
3 10 (17.24%) VMware ESX
3 10 (17.24%) vSphere
4 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
5 6 (10.34%) Hyper-V
5 6 (10.34%) XenApp
6 1 (1.72%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 14 (24.14%) Puppet
2 10 (17.24%) FreeIPA
2 10 (17.24%) Icinga
2 10 (17.24%) Kubernetes
2 10 (17.24%) Nagios
3 8 (13.79%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 6 (10.34%) SELinux
5 3 (5.17%) Ansible
6 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.45%) Terraform
7 1 (1.72%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.72%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) VMware
2 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
3 11 (18.97%) Splunk
4 10 (17.24%) Cisco
5 9 (15.52%) F5
6 8 (13.79%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 6 (10.34%) Apple
7 6 (10.34%) Citrix
7 6 (10.34%) NetApp
7 6 (10.34%) SevOne
8 5 (8.62%) Dynatrace
9 4 (6.90%) SAP
10 3 (5.17%) hybris
11 2 (3.45%) Adobe
11 2 (3.45%) Oracle
12 1 (1.72%) Barracuda Networks
12 1 (1.72%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.72%) Omniture
12 1 (1.72%) Optimizely
12 1 (1.72%) Riverbed
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