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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon CloudFront
UK
Rank 553 609 602
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -7
Contract jobs citing CloudFront 34 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.042% 0.010%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.61% 0.57% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 3
Median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £570 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
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
5609 3658 2436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.50% 7.32% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3935 2542 1611
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 60 69
Median hourly rate £18.88 £27.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.36% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £100.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.63 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.70% +13.88%

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 23 January 2017.

CloudFront Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CloudFront
Top 9 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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +43 33 £525 +5.00% 8
London +26 30 £525 +5.00% 7
North West - 2 £500 -
Manchester - 2 £500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Sheffield - 1 £450 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Edinburgh - 1 £450 -
Scotland - 1 £450 -

CloudFront
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 55 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
3 43 (78.18%) Amazon S3
4 40 (72.73%) DevOps
5 39 (70.91%) Amazon RDS
6 35 (63.64%) AWS CloudFormation
7 29 (52.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (43.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 22 (40.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 21 (38.18%) nginx
12 20 (36.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 19 (34.55%) Amazon ELB
13 19 (34.55%) Python
14 18 (32.73%) VPN
14 18 (32.73%) PaaS
14 18 (32.73%) Auto-Scaling
14 18 (32.73%) Terraform
15 17 (30.91%) AWS CloudTrail
15 17 (30.91%) Microservices
16 16 (29.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 16 (29.09%) Linux
17 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
17 13 (23.64%) Puppet
17 13 (23.64%) MongoDB
17 13 (23.64%) AWS Certification
17 13 (23.64%) Infrastructure Monitoring
18 12 (21.82%) Route 53
18 12 (21.82%) Web Services
18 12 (21.82%) PHP

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 21 (38.18%) nginx
2 7 (12.73%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.09%) Confluence
3 5 (9.09%) IIS
4 3 (5.45%) Apache
4 3 (5.45%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.82%) Apache Qpid
5 1 (1.82%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.82%) Lightstreamer
5 1 (1.82%) WebORB
5 1 (1.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 55 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
3 43 (78.18%) Amazon S3
4 35 (63.64%) AWS CloudFormation
5 29 (52.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 22 (40.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 20 (36.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 19 (34.55%) Amazon ELB
9 18 (32.73%) PaaS
10 17 (30.91%) AWS CloudTrail
11 16 (29.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 12 (21.82%) Route 53
13 10 (18.18%) Amazon SQS
14 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
15 6 (10.91%) Akamai
16 4 (7.27%) AWS Lambda
17 2 (3.64%) IaaS
17 2 (3.64%) SaaS
18 1 (1.82%) Amazon Kinesis
18 1 (1.82%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.73%) VPN
2 4 (7.27%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (5.45%) Firewall
4 2 (3.64%) Internet
4 2 (3.64%) Network Security
4 2 (3.64%) SSL
5 1 (1.82%) DNS
5 1 (1.82%) HTTP
5 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (70.91%) Amazon RDS
2 24 (43.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 13 (23.64%) MongoDB
3 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
4 10 (18.18%) NoSQL
5 7 (12.73%) Redis
6 4 (7.27%) MySQL
7 3 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.82%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.82%) Big Data
9 1 (1.82%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.55%) Jenkins
2 8 (14.55%) Vagrant
3 5 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (9.09%) JIRA
4 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.64%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.82%) Bower
5 1 (1.82%) Maven
5 1 (1.82%) Subversion
5 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.27%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Advertising
4 1 (1.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (56.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (43.64%) AWS DevOps
3 23 (41.82%) AWS Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Architect
6 5 (9.09%) Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (7.27%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (7.27%) NoSQL Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) AWS Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Broadcast Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Broadcast Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior DevOps
8 3 (5.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) Web Services
2 8 (14.55%) ELK Stack
3 7 (12.73%) HTML
4 6 (10.91%) CSS
4 6 (10.91%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (7.27%) REST
6 3 (5.45%) Serverless Framework
7 2 (3.64%) .NET
7 2 (3.64%) Akka
7 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.64%) JSON
7 2 (3.64%) Kafka
7 2 (3.64%) Middleware
7 2 (3.64%) Node.js
8 1 (1.82%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (1.82%) FpML
8 1 (1.82%) J2EE
8 1 (1.82%) LAMP
8 1 (1.82%) Spring
8 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.82%) RIA
2 1 (1.82%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.09%) Linux
2 10 (18.18%) Windows
3 7 (12.73%) Unix
4 6 (10.91%) CentOS
5 2 (3.64%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.82%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (72.73%) DevOps
2 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (32.73%) Auto-Scaling
4 17 (30.91%) Microservices
5 13 (23.64%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 10 (18.18%) SOA
7 7 (12.73%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (9.09%) High Availability
8 5 (9.09%) ITIL
8 5 (9.09%) Migration
9 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.27%) SDLC
9 4 (7.27%) Validation
9 4 (7.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
10 3 (5.45%) Open Source
10 3 (5.45%) Project Management
10 3 (5.45%) TDD
11 2 (3.64%) BDD
11 2 (3.64%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (34.55%) Python
2 12 (21.82%) PHP
3 10 (18.18%) Java
4 9 (16.36%) Bash Shell
5 8 (14.55%) Ruby
6 7 (12.73%) SQL
7 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.45%) Perl
8 3 (5.45%) Scala
9 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.82%) C#
10 1 (1.82%) C++
10 1 (1.82%) Go
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.82%) ISO20022
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) Docker
2 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
3 5 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.09%) XenApp
4 1 (1.82%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 18 (32.73%) Terraform
2 13 (23.64%) Puppet
3 8 (14.55%) Ansible
4 7 (12.73%) Packer
5 6 (10.91%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (5.45%) Graphite
6 3 (5.45%) Kubernetes
6 3 (5.45%) logstash
7 2 (3.64%) Consul
7 2 (3.64%) Grafana
8 1 (1.82%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) SaltStack
3 5 (9.09%) Citrix
3 5 (9.09%) NetApp
3 5 (9.09%) New Relic
3 5 (9.09%) VMware
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
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