The table below looks at the statistics for Akamai skills 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 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
Akamai Technologies, Inc
UK
Rank 564 614 567
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -47
Contract jobs citing Akamai 17 4 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.008% 0.097%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.31% 0.11% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 43
Median daily rate £400 £355 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -17.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £331 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £411 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 - £425
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 across the UK.

Cloud Services Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5503 3707 2444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.49% 7.30% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3856 2573 1617
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 60 69
Median hourly rate £18.88 £27.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.36% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £12.30 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £100.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.63 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.70% +13.88%

Akamai
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Akamai as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services 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 22 January 2017.

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 6 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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +49 16 £400 +12.67% 1
London +12 9 £560 +57.74% 1
West Yorkshire - 7 £375 -
Yorkshire - 7 £375 -
Leeds - 6 £375 -
City of London - 1 - - 1

Akamai
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 17 (36.96%) F5
2 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 15 (32.61%) Cisco
4 14 (30.43%) IIS
5 13 (28.26%) Palo Alto
6 12 (26.09%) Firewall
7 11 (23.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 10 (21.74%) VPN
8 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (19.57%) VLAN
9 9 (19.57%) Web Services
9 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
9 9 (19.57%) Nagios
9 9 (19.57%) IPsec
9 9 (19.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 9 (19.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 9 (19.57%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (17.39%) DevOps
10 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
10 8 (17.39%) Git (software)
11 7 (15.22%) SolarWinds
11 7 (15.22%) jQuery
11 7 (15.22%) SCOM
11 7 (15.22%) Ajax
11 7 (15.22%) TDD
11 7 (15.22%) HTML
11 7 (15.22%) SQL
11 7 (15.22%) Linux
11 7 (15.22%) Kibana

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 14 (30.43%) IIS
2 9 (19.57%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (10.87%) Apache
4 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (8.70%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (6.52%) Drupal
5 3 (6.52%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (2.17%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) InfoPath
1 4 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.04%) CloudFront
3 4 (8.70%) IaaS
3 4 (8.70%) Office 365
3 4 (8.70%) PaaS
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) Firewall
2 10 (21.74%) VPN
3 9 (19.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 9 (19.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 9 (19.57%) IPsec
3 9 (19.57%) VLAN
4 6 (13.04%) SSL
5 5 (10.87%) LAN
5 5 (10.87%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (10.87%) WAN
6 4 (8.70%) LDAP
6 4 (8.70%) Wireless
7 3 (6.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) PowerPivot
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.52%) Grunt
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Architect
2 7 (15.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (10.87%) Team Leader
3 5 (10.87%) Web Architect
4 4 (8.70%) Network Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Technical Design Specialist
4 4 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (8.70%) Voice Specialist
5 3 (6.52%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Drupal Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Network Team Leader
5 3 (6.52%) Office 365 Architect
5 3 (6.52%) SharePoint Architect
6 2 (4.35%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (4.35%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) Web Services
2 7 (15.22%) Ajax
2 7 (15.22%) HTML
2 7 (15.22%) jQuery
3 6 (13.04%) XML
4 5 (10.87%) .NET
5 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET
5 4 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (8.70%) XSL
6 3 (6.52%) Backbone.js
6 3 (6.52%) CSS
6 3 (6.52%) Drush
6 3 (6.52%) Sass
7 2 (4.35%) ELK Stack
7 2 (4.35%) Kafka
7 2 (4.35%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) RIA
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Windows
3 2 (4.35%) CentOS
3 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.39%) DevOps
3 7 (15.22%) TDD
4 6 (13.04%) Load Balancing
4 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
4 6 (13.04%) Performance Management
4 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.87%) Content Management
5 5 (10.87%) High Availability
5 5 (10.87%) ITIL
5 5 (10.87%) Performance Engineering
6 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Content Management
6 4 (8.70%) Network Design
6 4 (8.70%) Performance Optimisation
6 4 (8.70%) Project Management
6 4 (8.70%) Time Management
7 3 (6.52%) API Integration
7 3 (6.52%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
2 7 (15.22%) SQL
3 6 (13.04%) Java
4 4 (8.70%) C#
4 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) CCIE
1 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) PCI DSS
1 4 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.87%) Hyper-V
2 5 (10.87%) XenApp
3 2 (4.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (4.35%) Docker
4 1 (2.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) Nagios
2 7 (15.22%) Kibana
2 7 (15.22%) SCOM
3 4 (8.70%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (4.35%) FreeIPA
4 2 (4.35%) Marathon
4 2 (4.35%) Mesos
4 2 (4.35%) Puppet
5 1 (2.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) F5
2 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 15 (32.61%) Cisco
4 13 (28.26%) Palo Alto
5 7 (15.22%) SolarWinds
6 6 (13.04%) Nimsoft
6 6 (13.04%) VMware
7 5 (10.87%) Citrix
7 5 (10.87%) Dynatrace
7 5 (10.87%) NetApp
8 4 (8.70%) Meraki
8 4 (8.70%) Riverbed
9 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.17%) Adobe
10 1 (2.17%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.17%) HP
10 1 (2.17%) Perforce
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