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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
Rank 623 605 590
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -15
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 38 37 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.065% 0.037%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.69% 1.08% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 9 14
Median daily rate £450 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £330 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £590 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
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
5526 3424 2331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.23% 6.01% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3885 2263 1501
Median daily rate £465 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.04% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 48 53
Median hourly rate £17.00 £23.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.65% +34.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £44.50 £30.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £22.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-29.54% +29.41%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
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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 -17 24 £479 +0.78% 5
London -4 16 £525 +31.25% 4
Wales - 14 £450 -
Cardiff - 14 £450 -
South Wales - 14 £450 -
South East +5 4 £275 -52.17%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £275 -
City of London +48 2 £438 +32.57% 2
Chester -9 2 £438 -
North West -10 2 £438 -10.25% 1
Cheshire -14 2 £438 -10.25%
Norfolk - 2 £385 -
East of England - 2 £385 -
Norwich - 2 £385 -
Aylesbury - 1 - -

Amazon ELB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 57 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (89.47%) Amazon EC2
2 51 (89.47%) Amazon S3
3 41 (71.93%) DevOps
4 33 (57.89%) Route 53
5 30 (52.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 28 (49.12%) Linux
7 24 (42.11%) Amazon RDS
7 24 (42.11%) AWS CloudFormation
8 23 (40.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 23 (40.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (36.84%) Puppet
10 20 (35.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 19 (33.33%) Ansible
12 17 (29.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 17 (29.82%) CloudFront
12 17 (29.82%) Configuration Management
13 16 (28.07%) Jenkins
14 15 (26.32%) Windows
14 15 (26.32%) Terraform
15 14 (24.56%) Java
15 14 (24.56%) .NET
16 13 (22.81%) MySQL
16 13 (22.81%) Migration
16 13 (22.81%) Mesos
16 13 (22.81%) Amazon SQS
17 12 (21.05%) SOA
18 11 (19.30%) Python
18 11 (19.30%) Perl

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 7 (12.28%) Apache
1 7 (12.28%) IIS
2 5 (8.77%) nginx
3 4 (7.02%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (5.26%) Jetty
4 3 (5.26%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.51%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.51%) WordPress
6 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 57 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (89.47%) Amazon EC2
2 51 (89.47%) Amazon S3
3 33 (57.89%) Route 53
4 24 (42.11%) AWS CloudFormation
5 23 (40.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 23 (40.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 20 (35.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 17 (29.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 17 (29.82%) CloudFront
8 13 (22.81%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (8.77%) Google App Engine
9 5 (8.77%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (5.26%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (5.26%) AWS CloudTrail
10 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (5.26%) SaaS
11 2 (3.51%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (3.51%) IaaS
11 2 (3.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) DNS
2 10 (17.54%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (14.04%) HTTP
3 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
4 7 (12.28%) SSL
5 6 (10.53%) Internet
6 5 (8.77%) DHCP
7 4 (7.02%) Kerberos
7 4 (7.02%) VPN
8 3 (5.26%) Firewall
8 3 (5.26%) FTP
8 3 (5.26%) IPsec
9 1 (1.75%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (1.75%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.75%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.75%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.75%) NAS
9 1 (1.75%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (1.75%) SAN
9 1 (1.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (52.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 24 (42.11%) Amazon RDS
3 13 (22.81%) MySQL
4 10 (17.54%) MongoDB
4 10 (17.54%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.51%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.51%) Redis
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.75%) Big Data
6 1 (1.75%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (28.07%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.53%) Vagrant
3 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.26%) Travis CI
5 2 (3.51%) Grunt
5 2 (3.51%) gulp
5 2 (3.51%) Hudson
6 1 (1.75%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.75%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.75%) Maven
6 1 (1.75%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.75%) Selenium
6 1 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (52.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
3 16 (28.07%) AWS Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Architect
6 5 (8.77%) AWS Architect
6 5 (8.77%) NoSQL Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (7.02%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (7.02%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Administrator
8 3 (5.26%) Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Azure Architect
9 2 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) .NET
2 10 (17.54%) Kafka
3 7 (12.28%) HTML
3 7 (12.28%) LAMP
3 7 (12.28%) Web Services
4 6 (10.53%) CSS
5 5 (8.77%) J2EE
6 4 (7.02%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (5.26%) HTML5
7 3 (5.26%) Java EE
7 3 (5.26%) Sensu
7 3 (5.26%) Servlets
8 2 (3.51%) ELK Stack
8 2 (3.51%) REST
8 2 (3.51%) RESTful
8 2 (3.51%) Sass
8 2 (3.51%) SOAP
9 1 (1.75%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (1.75%) Memcached
9 1 (1.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) User Experience
2 3 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.51%) Fintech
3 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.75%) CESG
4 1 (1.75%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 28 (49.12%) Linux
2 15 (26.32%) Windows
3 5 (8.77%) CentOS
4 4 (7.02%) Android
4 4 (7.02%) Apple iOS
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.26%) Debian
5 3 (5.26%) Ubuntu
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.51%) Unix
7 1 (1.75%) Fedora
7 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.75%) Solaris
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (71.93%) DevOps
2 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (29.82%) Configuration Management
4 13 (22.81%) Migration
5 12 (21.05%) SOA
6 10 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (14.04%) Scrum
7 8 (14.04%) SDLC
8 7 (12.28%) Open Source
8 7 (12.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 5 (8.77%) Load Balancing
9 5 (8.77%) Project Management
9 5 (8.77%) TDD
9 5 (8.77%) Validation
10 4 (7.02%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
10 4 (7.02%) High Availability
11 3 (5.26%) BDD
11 3 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) Java
2 11 (19.30%) Perl
2 11 (19.30%) Python
3 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.04%) Ruby
5 7 (12.28%) C#
5 7 (12.28%) PHP
6 6 (10.53%) Bash Shell
7 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.75%) C
9 1 (1.75%) Go
9 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) ISEB
2 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.75%) CISSP
2 1 (1.75%) CLAS
2 1 (1.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) IISP
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.53%) Docker
4 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
4 5 (8.77%) Xen
5 2 (3.51%) NFS
5 2 (3.51%) Varnish
6 1 (1.75%) KVM
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.75%) Postfix
6 1 (1.75%) qmail
6 1 (1.75%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.75%) vSphere
6 1 (1.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (36.84%) Puppet
2 19 (33.33%) Ansible
3 15 (26.32%) Terraform
4 13 (22.81%) Mesos
5 11 (19.30%) Fluentd
6 10 (17.54%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (15.79%) Marathon
8 8 (14.04%) Piwik
9 3 (5.26%) Graphite
9 3 (5.26%) Kibana
9 3 (5.26%) logstash
10 2 (3.51%) Grafana
10 2 (3.51%) HAProxy
10 2 (3.51%) Nagios
10 2 (3.51%) Salt
11 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
11 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
11 1 (1.75%) SCCM
11 1 (1.75%) SCOM
11 1 (1.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) VMware
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 5 (8.77%) Google
4 4 (7.02%) Juniper
5 3 (5.26%) Oracle
6 2 (3.51%) Akamai
7 1 (1.75%) Citrix
7 1 (1.75%) CommVault
7 1 (1.75%) Hitachi
7 1 (1.75%) IBM
7 1 (1.75%) NetApp
7 1 (1.75%) New Relic
7 1 (1.75%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.75%) Splunk
7 1 (1.75%) Symantec
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