The table below looks at the statistics for CloudFront skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CloudFront over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon CloudFront
Rank 623 606 550
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -56
Contract jobs citing CloudFront 2 10 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.018% 0.072%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.060% 0.43% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 38
Average daily rate
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£300 £200 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £200 £125
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +60.00%
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
3330 2326 1499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 5.69% 4.18% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2199 1453 1049
Average daily rate £425 £403 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £267 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 48 29
Average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £46.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -48.48%

CloudFront
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CloudFront within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CloudFront within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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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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 2 £300 +50.00% 6
Merseyside - 1 £300 -
Bristol - 1 - -
North West - 1 £300 -
South West - 1 - -

CloudFront
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CloudFront 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 CloudFront.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (50.00%) Route 53
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) AMQP
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2

CloudFront
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CloudFront 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 CloudFront. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (50.00%) Route 53
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
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