The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon ELB skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon ELB over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
Rank 606 613 593
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 37 28 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.050% 0.056%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.73% 0.84% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 7 17
Median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £415 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £560 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +9.67%
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
5097 3324 2272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.60% 5.95% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3585 2160 1459
Median daily rate £463 £410 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.80% +1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £272 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £389 £388
% change year-on-year
+15.75% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 70 52
Median hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +101.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.19 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.79 £26.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-40.99% +78.33%

Amazon ELB
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Amazon ELB
Daily Rate Trend

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

Amazon ELB Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Amazon ELB
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon ELB within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Amazon ELB Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Amazon ELB
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon ELB within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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 +4 23 £516 +21.47% 1
London +23 17 £525 +5.00% 1
Wales - 14 £450 -
Cardiff - 14 £450 -
South Wales - 14 £450 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £275 -
South East - 4 £275 -
City of London - 2 £438 -
Chester -16 1 £450 +5.88%
Cheshire -22 1 £450 +5.88%
North West -31 1 £450 +5.88%
East of England - 1 £425 -
Norwich - 1 £425 -
Aylesbury - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £425 -

Amazon ELB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon ELB 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 Amazon ELB.

1 62 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (91.94%) Amazon EC2
3 55 (88.71%) Amazon S3
4 44 (70.97%) DevOps
5 38 (61.29%) Route 53
6 33 (53.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 31 (50.00%) Linux
8 28 (45.16%) Amazon RDS
9 25 (40.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 24 (38.71%) AWS CloudFormation
10 24 (38.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 23 (37.10%) Puppet
11 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (32.26%) Java
12 20 (32.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 20 (32.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 20 (32.26%) Ansible
13 19 (30.65%) Jenkins
14 17 (27.42%) CloudFront
15 16 (25.81%) Amazon SQS
15 16 (25.81%) .NET
15 16 (25.81%) Configuration Management
16 15 (24.19%) MySQL
16 15 (24.19%) Terraform
17 14 (22.58%) Windows
18 13 (20.97%) SOA
18 13 (20.97%) Migration
18 13 (20.97%) Mesos
19 12 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
19 12 (19.35%) DNS

Amazon ELB
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 9 (14.52%) Apache
2 8 (12.90%) nginx
3 7 (11.29%) IIS
4 6 (9.68%) Tomcat
4 6 (9.68%) WebSphere
5 5 (8.06%) Jetty
6 4 (6.45%) OpenStack
7 3 (4.84%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (4.84%) WordPress
8 1 (1.61%) Confluence
8 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 62 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (91.94%) Amazon EC2
3 55 (88.71%) Amazon S3
4 38 (61.29%) Route 53
5 25 (40.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 24 (38.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 24 (38.71%) AWS CloudFormation
7 20 (32.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 20 (32.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 17 (27.42%) CloudFront
9 16 (25.81%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (8.06%) Google App Engine
10 5 (8.06%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (6.45%) IaaS
11 4 (6.45%) PaaS
12 3 (4.84%) Amazon EMR
12 3 (4.84%) AWS CloudTrail
12 3 (4.84%) SaaS
13 1 (1.61%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.35%) DNS
2 10 (16.13%) HTTP
2 10 (16.13%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (11.29%) DHCP
3 7 (11.29%) SSL
3 7 (11.29%) TCP/IP
4 5 (8.06%) Firewall
4 5 (8.06%) Internet
5 4 (6.45%) Kerberos
5 4 (6.45%) VPN
6 3 (4.84%) FTP
6 3 (4.84%) IPsec
7 2 (3.23%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.61%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.61%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.61%) NAS
8 1 (1.61%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (1.61%) SAN
8 1 (1.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (53.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 28 (45.16%) Amazon RDS
3 15 (24.19%) MySQL
4 10 (16.13%) MongoDB
4 10 (16.13%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.84%) Big Data
5 3 (4.84%) Redis
6 2 (3.23%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.61%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (30.65%) Jenkins
2 9 (14.52%) Vagrant
3 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
4 5 (8.06%) Hudson
5 3 (4.84%) Grunt
5 3 (4.84%) gulp
5 3 (4.84%) Maven
5 3 (4.84%) Travis CI
6 2 (3.23%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.23%) Jasmine
6 2 (3.23%) JUnit
6 2 (3.23%) PHPUnit
6 2 (3.23%) Selenium
7 1 (1.61%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.61%) JIRA
7 1 (1.61%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (53.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (30.65%) AWS DevOps
3 16 (25.81%) AWS Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Architect
5 7 (11.29%) AWS Architect
5 7 (11.29%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) NoSQL Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Azure Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (6.45%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Platform Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) WordPress Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.81%) .NET
2 10 (16.13%) Kafka
3 9 (14.52%) LAMP
4 7 (11.29%) CSS
4 7 (11.29%) J2EE
4 7 (11.29%) Web Services
5 6 (9.68%) HTML
6 5 (8.06%) Servlets
7 4 (6.45%) LEMP Stack
7 4 (6.45%) RESTful
7 4 (6.45%) SOAP
8 3 (4.84%) ELK Stack
8 3 (4.84%) Java EE
8 3 (4.84%) REST
8 3 (4.84%) Sass
8 3 (4.84%) Sensu
9 2 (3.23%) HTML5
10 1 (1.61%) Memcached
10 1 (1.61%) Middleware
10 1 (1.61%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) User Experience
2 3 (4.84%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.23%) Fintech
3 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.23%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) CESG
4 1 (1.61%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 31 (50.00%) Linux
2 14 (22.58%) Windows
3 8 (12.90%) CentOS
4 5 (8.06%) Android
4 5 (8.06%) Apple iOS
5 4 (6.45%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.84%) Debian
6 3 (4.84%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.84%) Unix
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.61%) Fedora
7 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.61%) Solaris
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (70.97%) DevOps
2 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.81%) Configuration Management
4 13 (20.97%) Migration
4 13 (20.97%) SOA
5 12 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (14.52%) Open Source
6 9 (14.52%) SDLC
7 8 (12.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (11.29%) Scrum
9 6 (9.68%) Project Management
9 6 (9.68%) TDD
9 6 (9.68%) Validation
10 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
10 5 (8.06%) Load Balancing
11 4 (6.45%) Auto-Scaling
11 4 (6.45%) BDD
11 4 (6.45%) High Availability
11 4 (6.45%) Kanban
11 4 (6.45%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.26%) Java
2 11 (17.74%) Python
3 10 (16.13%) Perl
4 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
4 9 (14.52%) PHP
5 8 (12.90%) C#
5 8 (12.90%) Ruby
6 5 (8.06%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.61%) C
9 1 (1.61%) Go
9 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) ISEB
2 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.61%) CISSP
2 1 (1.61%) CLAS
2 1 (1.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) IISP
2 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (17.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 9 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.06%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.06%) Docker
3 5 (8.06%) Xen
4 2 (3.23%) Varnish
5 1 (1.61%) KVM
5 1 (1.61%) NFS
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.61%) Postfix
5 1 (1.61%) qmail
5 1 (1.61%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.61%) vSphere
5 1 (1.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (37.10%) Puppet
2 20 (32.26%) Ansible
3 15 (24.19%) Terraform
4 13 (20.97%) Mesos
5 11 (17.74%) Fluentd
5 11 (17.74%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (14.52%) Marathon
7 8 (12.90%) Piwik
8 3 (4.84%) Graphite
8 3 (4.84%) Kibana
8 3 (4.84%) logstash
9 2 (3.23%) Grafana
9 2 (3.23%) HAProxy
9 2 (3.23%) Nagios
9 2 (3.23%) Packer
9 2 (3.23%) Salt
10 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
10 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
10 1 (1.61%) SCOM
10 1 (1.61%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) VMware
2 8 (12.90%) Red Hat
3 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.06%) Google
4 5 (8.06%) Oracle
5 4 (6.45%) Juniper
6 3 (4.84%) Akamai
7 2 (3.23%) New Relic
7 2 (3.23%) RightScale
8 1 (1.61%) Citrix
8 1 (1.61%) CommVault
8 1 (1.61%) Hitachi
8 1 (1.61%) IBM
8 1 (1.61%) NetApp
8 1 (1.61%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.61%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.61%) Splunk
8 1 (1.61%) Symantec