The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon ELB skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon ELB over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
Rank 602 583 574
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -9
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 26 26 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.050% 0.016%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.68% 1.09% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 6
Average daily rate £425 £481 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.68% +26.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £383 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £571 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £415 -
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
3844 2391 1440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.47% 4.63% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2692 1562 929
Average daily rate £450 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 81 31
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £98.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
-2.52% +18.60%

Amazon ELB
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon ELB within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 2016.

Amazon ELB Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Amazon ELB
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon ELB within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -20 17 £475 -1.29% 4
London +2 13 £475 -4.04% 4
Edinburgh - 7 £400 -
Scotland - 7 £400 -
North West - 3 £400 -
Cheshire - 2 £400 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £500 -
Chester - 1 - -
Loughborough - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -

Amazon ELB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Amazon ELB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon ELB.

1 29 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (82.76%) Amazon EC2
2 24 (82.76%) Amazon S3
3 20 (68.97%) Linux
4 15 (51.72%) Amazon RDS
4 15 (51.72%) DevOps
5 13 (44.83%) Puppet
5 13 (44.83%) Java
5 13 (44.83%) Web Services
6 12 (41.38%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (37.93%) Jenkins
7 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (34.48%) Route 53
8 10 (34.48%) AWS CloudFormation
9 9 (31.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 8 (27.59%) HTTP
11 7 (24.14%) DNS
11 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (24.14%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
12 6 (20.69%) SDLC
12 6 (20.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 6 (20.69%) Reverse Proxy
12 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
12 6 (20.69%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (20.69%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
12 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
12 6 (20.69%) MySQL
12 6 (20.69%) Project Management

Amazon ELB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Amazon ELB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon ELB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.24%) Apache
2 4 (13.79%) nginx
3 3 (10.34%) IIS
3 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.90%) Jetty
4 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
4 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.90%) WordPress
5 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 29 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (82.76%) Amazon EC2
2 24 (82.76%) Amazon S3
3 10 (34.48%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (34.48%) Route 53
4 9 (31.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 6 (20.69%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (20.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 5 (17.24%) CloudFront
7 4 (13.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (13.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (6.90%) IaaS
8 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (6.90%) PaaS
9 1 (3.45%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (3.45%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) HTTP
2 7 (24.14%) DNS
3 6 (20.69%) Reverse Proxy
3 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
4 5 (17.24%) SSL
5 3 (10.34%) Firewall
5 3 (10.34%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (6.90%) DHCP
6 2 (6.90%) HTTPS
7 1 (3.45%) IPsec
7 1 (3.45%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (20.69%) MySQL
2 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
3 5 (17.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (10.34%) Big Data
5 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.90%) Redis
6 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Jenkins
2 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
3 5 (17.24%) Vagrant
4 4 (13.79%) Hudson
5 3 (10.34%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
6 2 (6.90%) JUnit
6 2 (6.90%) Maven
7 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (3.45%) Grunt
7 1 (3.45%) gulp
7 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
7 1 (3.45%) JIRA
7 1 (3.45%) PHPUnit
7 1 (3.45%) Selenium
7 1 (3.45%) VisualVM
General
1 1 (3.45%) Marketing
1 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) AWS Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) Architect
5 3 (10.34%) AWS Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Ruby Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Azure Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Platform Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Web Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) WordPress Developer
7 1 (3.45%) IT Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) Web Services
2 3 (10.34%) LAMP
3 2 (6.90%) .NET
3 2 (6.90%) CSS
3 2 (6.90%) J2EE
3 2 (6.90%) RESTful
3 2 (6.90%) Servlets
3 2 (6.90%) SOAP
4 1 (3.45%) CherryPy
4 1 (3.45%) ELK Stack
4 1 (3.45%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (3.45%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (3.45%) REST
4 1 (3.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
3 2 (6.90%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) CentOS
2 5 (17.24%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) Android
3 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) DevOps
2 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (20.69%) Business Continuity
4 6 (20.69%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (20.69%) Project Management
4 6 (20.69%) SDLC
5 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
5 5 (17.24%) High Availability
6 4 (13.79%) Migration
6 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL
7 3 (10.34%) Release Management
7 3 (10.34%) SOA
7 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
7 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Validation
7 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) Java
2 5 (17.24%) Ruby
3 4 (13.79%) PHP
3 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.90%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) IISP
1 3 (10.34%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (44.83%) Puppet
2 12 (41.38%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (17.24%) Packer
4 3 (10.34%) Ansible
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (3.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.90%) Akamai
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) RightScale
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) New Relic
3 1 (3.45%) SaltStack
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