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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon CloudFront
Rank 619 636 622
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Contract jobs citing CloudFront 22 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.45% 0.066% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 2 2
Median daily rate £525 £366 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.34% -2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £353 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £379 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £400
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
4848 3010 2062
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.03% 5.55% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3353 1923 1325
Median daily rate £450 £413 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 86 37
Median hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +84.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £14.75 £9.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +96.07%

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 25 May 2016.

CloudFront Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CloudFront
Top 3 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 25 May 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
London +20 22 £525 +43.34% 7
England +5 22 £525 +43.34% 9
City of London +46 2 £475 +29.69% 2

CloudFront
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 52 (98.11%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (81.13%) Amazon EC2
3 39 (73.58%) Amazon S3
4 31 (58.49%) DevOps
5 23 (43.40%) Amazon RDS
6 22 (41.51%) Route 53
7 21 (39.62%) Opscode Chef
8 20 (37.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 20 (37.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 20 (37.74%) Puppet
8 20 (37.74%) Python
9 17 (32.08%) Docker
9 17 (32.08%) Amazon SQS
10 16 (30.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 16 (30.19%) AWS CloudFormation
11 14 (26.42%) Amazon ELB
11 14 (26.42%) Jenkins
11 14 (26.42%) SOA
11 14 (26.42%) HTML
11 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
11 14 (26.42%) CSS
12 13 (24.53%) Java
12 13 (24.53%) Ansible
13 11 (20.75%) Vagrant
13 11 (20.75%) Digital Media
13 11 (20.75%) Telecoms
14 10 (18.87%) C++
14 10 (18.87%) Linux
14 10 (18.87%) Augmented Reality
15 9 (16.98%) Vulnerability Assessment

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 7 (13.21%) Node.js
2 2 (3.77%) Drupal
2 2 (3.77%) nginx
2 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.89%) Confluence
3 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.89%) JBoss
3 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 52 (98.11%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (81.13%) Amazon EC2
3 39 (73.58%) Amazon S3
4 22 (41.51%) Route 53
5 20 (37.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 20 (37.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 17 (32.08%) Amazon SQS
7 16 (30.19%) AWS CloudFormation
8 14 (26.42%) Amazon ELB
9 7 (13.21%) AWS OpsWorks
10 5 (9.43%) GitHub
11 4 (7.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (3.77%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (3.77%) AWS CloudTrail
12 2 (3.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
13 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (43.40%) Amazon RDS
2 16 (30.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 8 (15.09%) NoSQL
4 7 (13.21%) MongoDB
5 4 (7.55%) Redis
6 3 (5.66%) Informix
7 2 (3.77%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (3.77%) MySQL
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.89%) Big Data
8 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.89%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Jenkins
2 11 (20.75%) Vagrant
3 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
4 7 (13.21%) TeamCity
4 7 (13.21%) Travis CI
5 5 (9.43%) Grunt
5 5 (9.43%) Jasmine
5 5 (9.43%) Maven
5 5 (9.43%) Mocha
5 5 (9.43%) Selenium
5 5 (9.43%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (3.77%) Hudson
7 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.89%) JIRA
7 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 11 (20.75%) Telecoms
2 8 (15.09%) Finance
3 6 (11.32%) Retail
4 3 (5.66%) Advertising
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (24.53%) Developer
3 11 (20.75%) AWS Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) Cloud Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Architect
5 6 (11.32%) DevOps Architect
6 5 (9.43%) NoSQL Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Applications Developer
7 4 (7.55%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Platform Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Python Developer
8 3 (5.66%) HTML Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Applications Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.66%) UI Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Web Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Broadcast Architect
9 2 (3.77%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.42%) CSS
1 14 (26.42%) HTML
2 8 (15.09%) HTML5
3 5 (9.43%) Chai
4 4 (7.55%) Apache Flex
4 4 (7.55%) CSS3
4 4 (7.55%) Flash
4 4 (7.55%) RequireJS
4 4 (7.55%) Web Services
4 4 (7.55%) WebSockets
5 3 (5.66%) D3.js
5 3 (5.66%) jBPM
5 3 (5.66%) jQuery
5 3 (5.66%) Symfony
5 3 (5.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (3.77%) ELK Stack
6 2 (3.77%) LESS
6 2 (3.77%) Sass
7 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.89%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Digital Media
2 10 (18.87%) Augmented Reality
3 8 (15.09%) User Experience
4 3 (5.66%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.77%) Internet of Things
5 2 (3.77%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Linux
2 6 (11.32%) Android
2 6 (11.32%) Apple iOS
2 6 (11.32%) Windows
3 5 (9.43%) CentOS
4 2 (3.77%) Debian
4 2 (3.77%) Fedora
5 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (58.49%) DevOps
2 14 (26.42%) SOA
3 9 (16.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 8 (15.09%) SDLC
5 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (13.21%) OO
5 7 (13.21%) Validation
6 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.32%) Project Management
7 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
7 5 (9.43%) Migration
7 5 (9.43%) Open Source
8 4 (7.55%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 4 (7.55%) Release Management
8 4 (7.55%) Workflow
9 3 (5.66%) BPMN
9 3 (5.66%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (5.66%) Front End Development
9 3 (5.66%) MVC
9 3 (5.66%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.74%) Python
2 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
3 13 (24.53%) Java
4 10 (18.87%) C++
5 9 (16.98%) Ruby
6 8 (15.09%) PHP
7 7 (13.21%) C
8 6 (11.32%) Erlang
8 6 (11.32%) R
9 4 (7.55%) SQL
10 3 (5.66%) Perl
11 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.89%) Scala
System Software
1 17 (32.08%) Docker
2 1 (1.89%) HDFS
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (39.62%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (37.74%) Puppet
3 13 (24.53%) Ansible
4 2 (3.77%) Nagios
5 1 (1.89%) Kibana
5 1 (1.89%) logstash
5 1 (1.89%) Packer
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Adobe
1 4 (7.55%) Akamai
2 3 (5.66%) Aspera
2 3 (5.66%) Signiant
3 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.89%) New Relic
4 1 (1.89%) Optimizely
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.89%) VMware