The table below looks at the statistics for CloudFront skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CloudFront over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon CloudFront
Rank 633 660 615
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -45
Contract jobs citing CloudFront 28 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.003% 0.016%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.47% 0.057% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 1 7
Median daily rate £388 £300 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £300 £200
% change year-on-year
+29.16% +50.00%
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
5923 3488 2448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.86% 5.97% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4137 2308 1563
Median daily rate £465 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.41% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 55 54
Median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.27 £39.70 £33.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +32.35%

CloudFront
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CloudFront as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

CloudFront Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CloudFront
Daily Rate Trend

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

CloudFront Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CloudFront
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CloudFront within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

CloudFront Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CloudFront
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CloudFront within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +28 28 £388 +29.16% 7
London - 16 £450 - 5
East of England - 7 £388 -
Bedfordshire - 6 £388 -
Luton - 6 £388 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £275 -
South East - 4 £275 -
City of London - 1 £500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £425 - 2
Aylesbury - 1 - -
Watford - 1 £525 -
Sheffield - 1 £425 - 2
South Yorkshire - 1 £425 - 2
Hertfordshire - 1 £525 -

CloudFront
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CloudFront 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 CloudFront.

1 49 (98.00%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (70.00%) Amazon EC2
3 34 (68.00%) Amazon S3
4 27 (54.00%) DevOps
5 22 (44.00%) Amazon RDS
6 19 (38.00%) Route 53
7 18 (36.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 17 (34.00%) Amazon ELB
8 17 (34.00%) Python
9 16 (32.00%) Web Services
10 15 (30.00%) Windows
10 15 (30.00%) Amazon SQS
10 15 (30.00%) Ruby
11 14 (28.00%) SOA
11 14 (28.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 14 (28.00%) AWS CloudFormation
12 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
12 12 (24.00%) CSS
12 12 (24.00%) HTML
12 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
12 12 (24.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 11 (22.00%) IIS
13 11 (22.00%) Linux
13 11 (22.00%) NoSQL
14 10 (20.00%) Puppet
14 10 (20.00%) MongoDB
14 10 (20.00%) PHP
14 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
15 9 (18.00%) VMware

CloudFront
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 11 (22.00%) IIS
2 4 (8.00%) Apache
3 2 (4.00%) nginx
3 2 (4.00%) WordPress
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 49 (98.00%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (70.00%) Amazon EC2
3 34 (68.00%) Amazon S3
4 19 (38.00%) Route 53
5 18 (36.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 17 (34.00%) Amazon ELB
7 15 (30.00%) Amazon SQS
8 14 (28.00%) AWS CloudFormation
9 12 (24.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (12.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (8.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (6.00%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (4.00%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (4.00%) GitHub
15 1 (2.00%) AWS CloudTrail
15 1 (2.00%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) Internet
2 6 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (10.00%) VPN
4 4 (8.00%) Kerberos
5 3 (6.00%) Firewall
5 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.00%) DNS
6 2 (4.00%) HTTP
6 2 (4.00%) SSL
7 1 (2.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.00%) Amazon RDS
2 14 (28.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 11 (22.00%) NoSQL
4 10 (20.00%) MongoDB
5 6 (12.00%) MySQL
5 6 (12.00%) Redis
6 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (8.00%) Big Data
7 4 (8.00%) Hadoop
8 3 (6.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (2.00%) Neo4j
10 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
10 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.00%) TeamCity
2 4 (8.00%) Vagrant
3 3 (6.00%) Subversion
4 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.00%) Grunt
4 2 (4.00%) Hudson
4 2 (4.00%) Jasmine
4 2 (4.00%) Maven
4 2 (4.00%) Mocha
4 2 (4.00%) Selenium
4 2 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (28.00%) AWS DevOps
2 14 (28.00%) AWS Engineer
3 13 (26.00%) Developer
4 9 (18.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (10.00%) NoSQL Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Active Directory Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Java Scala Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Scala Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Administrator
8 3 (6.00%) Agile Developer
8 3 (6.00%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (6.00%) HTML Developer
8 3 (6.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.00%) Web Services
2 12 (24.00%) CSS
2 12 (24.00%) HTML
3 6 (12.00%) HTML5
3 6 (12.00%) Node.js
4 5 (10.00%) jQuery
5 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (8.00%) CSS3
5 4 (8.00%) LESS
6 3 (6.00%) .NET
6 3 (6.00%) Backbone.js
6 3 (6.00%) React
6 3 (6.00%) REST
6 3 (6.00%) Sass
6 3 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (4.00%) Chai
7 2 (4.00%) J2EE
7 2 (4.00%) Spring
8 1 (2.00%) Kafka
8 1 (2.00%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) User Experience
2 3 (6.00%) Internet of Things
2 3 (6.00%) RIA
3 2 (4.00%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (4.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.00%) Windows
2 11 (22.00%) Linux
3 5 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.00%) Android
4 3 (6.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (6.00%) Unix
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.00%) CentOS
5 2 (4.00%) Debian
5 2 (4.00%) Fedora
6 1 (2.00%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (54.00%) DevOps
2 14 (28.00%) SOA
3 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.00%) Open Source
5 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (12.00%) Front End Development
6 6 (12.00%) High Availability
6 6 (12.00%) ITIL
6 6 (12.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.00%) Release Management
7 5 (10.00%) SDLC
8 4 (8.00%) Kanban
8 4 (8.00%) Load Balancing
8 4 (8.00%) MVC
8 4 (8.00%) Scrum
8 4 (8.00%) Validation
9 3 (6.00%) BDD
9 3 (6.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) Python
2 15 (30.00%) Ruby
3 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.00%) PHP
5 6 (12.00%) Java
5 6 (12.00%) Perl
6 4 (8.00%) Scala
7 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.00%) C++
8 1 (2.00%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (12.00%) XenApp
4 5 (10.00%) Docker
5 1 (2.00%) HDFS
5 1 (2.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (20.00%) Puppet
2 6 (12.00%) Ansible
3 1 (2.00%) logstash
3 1 (2.00%) Salt
3 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Akamai
1 9 (18.00%) VMware
2 6 (12.00%) Citrix
2 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) NetApp
3 4 (8.00%) Juniper
4 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.00%) Adobe
5 1 (2.00%) Optimizely
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.00%) SaltStack
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