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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon CloudFront
Rank 613 645 595
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -50
Contract jobs citing CloudFront 30 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.002% 0.015%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.54% 0.029% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 1 5
Median daily rate £450 £300 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +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
5506 3422 2285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.17% 6.01% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3870 2263 1476
Median daily rate £463 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.44% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 48 53
Median hourly rate £17.00 £23.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.65% +34.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £44.50 £30.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £22.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-29.54% +29.41%

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 July 2016.

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 24 July 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 +14 30 £450 +50.00% 4
London - 21 £510 - 4
Bedfordshire - 5 £388 -
East of England - 5 £388 -
Luton - 5 £388 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £275 -
South East - 4 £275 -
Aylesbury - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £475 -

CloudFront
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 58 (98.31%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (74.58%) Amazon EC2
3 43 (72.88%) Amazon S3
4 29 (49.15%) DevOps
5 24 (40.68%) Amazon RDS
6 23 (38.98%) Route 53
7 20 (33.90%) Python
8 19 (32.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 18 (30.51%) Amazon ELB
10 15 (25.42%) Ruby
10 15 (25.42%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (25.42%) Puppet
10 15 (25.42%) Amazon SQS
10 15 (25.42%) AWS CloudFormation
11 14 (23.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 14 (23.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 14 (23.73%) SOA
11 14 (23.73%) HTML
11 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
11 14 (23.73%) CSS
12 13 (22.03%) Windows
12 13 (22.03%) Linux
13 11 (18.64%) Web Services
14 10 (16.95%) Java
14 10 (16.95%) PHP
14 10 (16.95%) Active Directory
14 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (16.95%) Akamai
14 10 (16.95%) NoSQL
15 9 (15.25%) Jenkins

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 9 (15.25%) IIS
2 2 (3.39%) Apache
2 2 (3.39%) Drupal
2 2 (3.39%) nginx
2 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.69%) Confluence
3 1 (1.69%) JBoss
3 1 (1.69%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 58 (98.31%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (74.58%) Amazon EC2
3 43 (72.88%) Amazon S3
4 23 (38.98%) Route 53
5 19 (32.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 18 (30.51%) Amazon ELB
7 15 (25.42%) Amazon SQS
7 15 (25.42%) AWS CloudFormation
8 14 (23.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (6.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (6.78%) GitHub
10 4 (6.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (5.08%) AWS OpsWorks
12 2 (3.39%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (3.39%) AWS CloudTrail
13 1 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) Internet
2 7 (11.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (6.78%) Kerberos
3 4 (6.78%) VPN
4 3 (5.08%) Firewall
4 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.69%) DNS
5 1 (1.69%) HTTP
5 1 (1.69%) SMTP
5 1 (1.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.68%) Amazon RDS
2 14 (23.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 10 (16.95%) NoSQL
4 7 (11.86%) MongoDB
5 6 (10.17%) Redis
6 4 (6.78%) MySQL
6 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
7 3 (5.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (5.08%) Big Data
7 3 (5.08%) Hadoop
7 3 (5.08%) Informix
8 2 (3.39%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (1.69%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Jenkins
2 7 (11.86%) Vagrant
3 6 (10.17%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.17%) TeamCity
4 4 (6.78%) Grunt
4 4 (6.78%) Jasmine
4 4 (6.78%) Maven
4 4 (6.78%) Mocha
4 4 (6.78%) Selenium
4 4 (6.78%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (5.08%) Travis CI
6 2 (3.39%) Hudson
6 2 (3.39%) Subversion
7 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 9 (15.25%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.47%) Retail
4 3 (5.08%) Advertising
5 1 (1.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (27.12%) Developer
3 13 (22.03%) AWS Engineer
4 12 (20.34%) AWS DevOps
5 8 (13.56%) Cloud Engineer
5 8 (13.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Architect
7 5 (8.47%) NoSQL Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Web Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Active Directory Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (6.78%) Python Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Administrator
9 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (5.08%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.08%) Web Architect
9 3 (5.08%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.73%) CSS
1 14 (23.73%) HTML
2 11 (18.64%) Web Services
3 8 (13.56%) HTML5
3 8 (13.56%) Node.js
4 5 (8.47%) CSS3
4 5 (8.47%) jQuery
5 4 (6.78%) Chai
5 4 (6.78%) LESS
5 4 (6.78%) Sass
5 4 (6.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (5.08%) AngularJS
6 3 (5.08%) Apache Flex
6 3 (5.08%) Backbone.js
6 3 (5.08%) Flash
6 3 (5.08%) jBPM
6 3 (5.08%) React
6 3 (5.08%) RequireJS
6 3 (5.08%) Symfony
6 3 (5.08%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) User Experience
2 6 (10.17%) Augmented Reality
2 6 (10.17%) Digital Media
3 4 (6.78%) Internet of Things
4 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.39%) RIA
4 2 (3.39%) Video on Demand
4 2 (3.39%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.03%) Linux
1 13 (22.03%) Windows
2 5 (8.47%) CentOS
2 5 (8.47%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.78%) Android
3 4 (6.78%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.08%) Unix
4 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.39%) Debian
5 2 (3.39%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (49.15%) DevOps
2 14 (23.73%) SOA
3 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (11.86%) Open Source
4 7 (11.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (10.17%) Configuration Management
5 6 (10.17%) Release Management
5 6 (10.17%) SDLC
6 5 (8.47%) Front End Development
6 5 (8.47%) Validation
7 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.78%) High Availability
7 4 (6.78%) ITIL
7 4 (6.78%) Migration
7 4 (6.78%) MVC
7 4 (6.78%) Project Management
8 3 (5.08%) Load Balancing
8 3 (5.08%) OO
8 3 (5.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.90%) Python
2 15 (25.42%) Ruby
3 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
4 10 (16.95%) Java
4 10 (16.95%) PHP
5 6 (10.17%) C++
5 6 (10.17%) Perl
6 4 (6.78%) SQL
7 3 (5.08%) Scala
8 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.39%) C
8 2 (3.39%) Erlang
8 2 (3.39%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (16.95%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.25%) Docker
3 7 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.78%) XenApp
5 1 (1.69%) HDFS
5 1 (1.69%) NFS
5 1 (1.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (25.42%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (25.42%) Puppet
2 8 (13.56%) Ansible
3 1 (1.69%) Nagios
3 1 (1.69%) Packer
3 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Akamai
2 8 (13.56%) VMware
3 4 (6.78%) Citrix
3 4 (6.78%) Juniper
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.78%) NetApp
4 3 (5.08%) Adobe
4 3 (5.08%) Aspera
4 3 (5.08%) Signiant
5 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.69%) New Relic
6 1 (1.69%) Optimizely
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle
6 1 (1.69%) SaltStack