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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
Rank 618 623 620
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 29 36 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.063% 0.043%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.49% 1.05% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 13
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £330 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £583 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £500 £390
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +28.20%
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
5873 3426 2461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.86% 5.96% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4089 2268 1551
Median daily rate £460 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.11% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 58 51
Median hourly rate £19.61 £23.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.73% +27.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.70 £39.30 £36.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.82% +31.42%

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 30 August 2016.

Amazon ELB Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Amazon ELB
Top 17 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 30 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 -3 28 £431 +7.81% 3
London -12 18 £533 +33.12% 2
South East +16 4 £275 -52.17%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £275 -
Chester -4 3 £425 -
Cheshire -4 3 £425 -12.82%
North West -5 3 £425 -12.82% 1
East of England - 2 £385 -
Norfolk - 2 £385 -
Norwich - 2 £385 -
City of London +26 1 - - 1
Aylesbury - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £450 -
South Wales - 1 £450 -
Coventry - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £450 -

Amazon ELB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 66 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (90.91%) Amazon EC2
3 59 (89.39%) Amazon S3
4 48 (72.73%) DevOps
5 43 (65.15%) Route 53
6 33 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (48.48%) Amazon RDS
8 29 (43.94%) Puppet
8 29 (43.94%) Linux
9 28 (42.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 26 (39.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 24 (36.36%) Jenkins
12 23 (34.85%) AWS CloudFormation
13 22 (33.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 20 (30.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 20 (30.30%) Ansible
14 20 (30.30%) Migration
15 18 (27.27%) Configuration Management
16 17 (25.76%) CloudFront
17 16 (24.24%) Docker
18 15 (22.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 15 (22.73%) MySQL
18 15 (22.73%) Terraform
19 14 (21.21%) Windows
19 14 (21.21%) Scrum
20 13 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
20 13 (19.70%) .NET
20 13 (19.70%) Java
20 13 (19.70%) DNS
20 13 (19.70%) Mesos

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 (13.64%) Apache
2 7 (10.61%) Confluence
2 7 (10.61%) nginx
3 6 (9.09%) IIS
4 4 (6.06%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.55%) Jetty
5 3 (4.55%) Mongrel
5 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.55%) WordPress
6 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 66 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (90.91%) Amazon EC2
3 59 (89.39%) Amazon S3
4 43 (65.15%) Route 53
5 26 (39.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 23 (34.85%) AWS CloudFormation
7 22 (33.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 20 (30.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 17 (25.76%) CloudFront
10 15 (22.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 12 (18.18%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (7.58%) Google App Engine
12 5 (7.58%) Google Cloud Platform
13 4 (6.06%) SaaS
14 3 (4.55%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (4.55%) AWS CloudTrail
15 2 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
15 2 (3.03%) IaaS
15 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
15 2 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.70%) DNS
2 9 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (12.12%) VPN
4 6 (9.09%) HTTP
4 6 (9.09%) Internet
4 6 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.58%) DHCP
5 5 (7.58%) SSL
6 4 (6.06%) Kerberos
7 3 (4.55%) Firewall
7 3 (4.55%) FTP
7 3 (4.55%) IPsec
8 1 (1.52%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.52%) NAS
8 1 (1.52%) SAN
8 1 (1.52%) SMTP
8 1 (1.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (48.48%) Amazon RDS
2 28 (42.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 15 (22.73%) MySQL
4 12 (18.18%) NoSQL
5 10 (15.15%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.03%) Redis
7 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.52%) Big Data
7 1 (1.52%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 24 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 7 (10.61%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.61%) JIRA
2 7 (10.61%) Vagrant
3 3 (4.55%) Travis CI
4 2 (3.03%) Grunt
4 2 (3.03%) gulp
4 2 (3.03%) Hudson
5 1 (1.52%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.52%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.52%) Maven
5 1 (1.52%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.52%) Selenium
5 1 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (46.97%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (30.30%) AWS DevOps
3 16 (24.24%) AWS Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Project Manager
4 7 (10.61%) Technical Manager
4 7 (10.61%) Technical Project Manager
5 5 (7.58%) Architect
5 5 (7.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 5 (7.58%) NoSQL Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) AWS Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Administrator
7 3 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.70%) .NET
2 10 (15.15%) Kafka
3 9 (13.64%) LAMP
4 8 (12.12%) HTML
5 7 (10.61%) CSS
6 6 (9.09%) Web Services
7 4 (6.06%) HTML5
7 4 (6.06%) J2EE
7 4 (6.06%) LEMP Stack
8 3 (4.55%) Java EE
8 3 (4.55%) Sensu
8 3 (4.55%) Servlets
9 2 (3.03%) ELK Stack
9 2 (3.03%) REST
9 2 (3.03%) Sass
10 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.52%) CSS3
10 1 (1.52%) LAPP Stack
10 1 (1.52%) LESS
10 1 (1.52%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.55%) Client/Server
1 3 (4.55%) User Experience
2 2 (3.03%) Fintech
2 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.03%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.52%) CESG
3 1 (1.52%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (1.52%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (43.94%) Linux
2 14 (21.21%) Windows
3 6 (9.09%) CentOS
4 4 (6.06%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.55%) Android
5 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.55%) Debian
5 3 (4.55%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.55%) Unix
5 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.52%) Fedora
6 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.52%) Solaris
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (72.73%) DevOps
2 33 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (30.30%) Migration
4 18 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 14 (21.21%) Scrum
6 13 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (16.67%) SOA
8 7 (10.61%) Open Source
8 7 (10.61%) SDLC
9 6 (9.09%) High Availability
9 6 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (7.58%) E-Commerce
10 5 (7.58%) Load Balancing
10 5 (7.58%) Project Management
10 5 (7.58%) TDD
11 4 (6.06%) Continuous Deployment
11 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (6.06%) Validation
12 3 (4.55%) BDD
12 3 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.70%) Java
2 12 (18.18%) Perl
2 12 (18.18%) Python
3 11 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 10 (15.15%) PHP
5 8 (12.12%) Ruby
6 7 (10.61%) Bash Shell
7 6 (9.09%) C#
8 4 (6.06%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.52%) C
10 1 (1.52%) Go
10 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) CISSP
4 1 (1.52%) CLAS
4 1 (1.52%) Degree
4 1 (1.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.03%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (24.24%) Docker
2 11 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 9 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.58%) Active Directory
4 5 (7.58%) Xen
5 2 (3.03%) NFS
5 2 (3.03%) Varnish
6 1 (1.52%) KVM
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.52%) Postfix
6 1 (1.52%) qmail
6 1 (1.52%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.52%) vSphere
6 1 (1.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (43.94%) Puppet
2 20 (30.30%) Ansible
3 15 (22.73%) Terraform
4 13 (19.70%) Mesos
5 11 (16.67%) Fluentd
5 11 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (13.64%) Marathon
7 8 (12.12%) Piwik
8 7 (10.61%) Kubernetes
9 3 (4.55%) Graphite
9 3 (4.55%) Kibana
9 3 (4.55%) logstash
10 2 (3.03%) Grafana
10 2 (3.03%) HAProxy
10 2 (3.03%) Nagios
10 2 (3.03%) Salt
11 1 (1.52%) Backup Exec
11 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
11 1 (1.52%) SCCM
11 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) VMware
2 7 (10.61%) Atlassian
2 7 (10.61%) Red Hat
3 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.58%) Google
5 4 (6.06%) Juniper
6 2 (3.03%) Akamai
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle
6 2 (3.03%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.52%) Citrix
7 1 (1.52%) CommVault
7 1 (1.52%) Facebook
7 1 (1.52%) Hitachi
7 1 (1.52%) IBM
7 1 (1.52%) NetApp
7 1 (1.52%) New Relic
7 1 (1.52%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.52%) Splunk
7 1 (1.52%) Symantec