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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon CloudFront
Rank 597 630 635
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +5
Contract jobs citing CloudFront 31 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.027% 0.005%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.51% 0.39% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 0
Median daily rate £515 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
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
6106 3799 2662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.17% 6.84% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4171 2623 1775
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £413 £420
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 56 59
Median hourly rate £17.75 £21.64 £21.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.97% +0.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £10.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £45.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +52.77%

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 2 December 2016.

CloudFront Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CloudFront
Top 10 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 2 December 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 +27 31 £515 +3.00% 6
London +6 24 £525 +5.00% 5
Bedfordshire - 3 £388 -
North West - 3 £450 -
East of England - 3 £388 -
Luton - 3 £388 -
Manchester - 3 £450 -
Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Sheffield - 1 £450 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £450 -

CloudFront
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 61 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (70.49%) Amazon EC2
2 43 (70.49%) Amazon S3
3 36 (59.02%) DevOps
4 33 (54.10%) Amazon RDS
5 26 (42.62%) AWS CloudFormation
6 25 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (34.43%) Amazon ELB
8 20 (32.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 20 (32.79%) Web Services
9 18 (29.51%) Python
9 18 (29.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 17 (27.87%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 17 (27.87%) VPN
10 17 (27.87%) Active Directory
11 15 (24.59%) Windows
11 15 (24.59%) Linux
11 15 (24.59%) nginx
11 15 (24.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 15 (24.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 15 (24.59%) Route 53
12 14 (22.95%) Microservices
12 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
12 14 (22.95%) IIS
13 13 (21.31%) Auto-Scaling
14 12 (19.67%) PHP
14 12 (19.67%) VMware
14 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (19.67%) Akamai
14 12 (19.67%) MongoDB

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 15 (24.59%) nginx
2 14 (22.95%) IIS
3 6 (9.84%) Tomcat
4 5 (8.20%) Apache
5 4 (6.56%) Confluence
6 1 (1.64%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.64%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 61 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (70.49%) Amazon EC2
2 43 (70.49%) Amazon S3
3 26 (42.62%) AWS CloudFormation
4 21 (34.43%) Amazon ELB
5 20 (32.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 17 (27.87%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 15 (24.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 15 (24.59%) Route 53
7 15 (24.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (18.03%) AWS CloudTrail
10 10 (16.39%) PaaS
11 9 (14.75%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (4.92%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (1.64%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 17 (27.87%) VPN
2 7 (11.48%) Internet
3 5 (8.20%) Firewall
4 4 (6.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (6.56%) Kerberos
5 2 (3.28%) DNS
5 2 (3.28%) HTTP
5 2 (3.28%) SSL
6 1 (1.64%) SMTP
6 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (54.10%) Amazon RDS
2 18 (29.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
4 12 (19.67%) MongoDB
5 11 (18.03%) NoSQL
6 9 (14.75%) Redis
7 6 (9.84%) MySQL
8 4 (6.56%) Hadoop
9 3 (4.92%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (4.92%) Big Data
9 3 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.64%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.48%) Jenkins
2 7 (11.48%) Vagrant
3 4 (6.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (6.56%) JIRA
4 2 (3.28%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.28%) Subversion
5 1 (1.64%) Bower
General
1 4 (6.56%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Multimedia
2 3 (4.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (42.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (32.79%) AWS DevOps
3 18 (29.51%) AWS Engineer
4 12 (19.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Developer
6 7 (11.48%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Active Directory Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Agile Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (6.56%) Scala Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Broadcast Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Java Scala Developer
9 3 (4.92%) NoSQL Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Senior DevOps
9 3 (4.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (32.79%) Web Services
2 8 (13.11%) HTML
3 7 (11.48%) CSS
4 6 (9.84%) REST
5 5 (8.20%) ELK Stack
6 4 (6.56%) .NET
6 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
6 4 (6.56%) Node.js
6 4 (6.56%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (4.92%) CSS3
7 3 (4.92%) HTML5
7 3 (4.92%) LESS
8 2 (3.28%) Backbone.js
8 2 (3.28%) J2EE
8 2 (3.28%) jQuery
8 2 (3.28%) React
8 2 (3.28%) Sass
8 2 (3.28%) Spring
8 2 (3.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) RIA
2 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.28%) Internet of Things
2 2 (3.28%) User Experience
3 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.64%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) Linux
1 15 (24.59%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) CentOS
2 5 (8.20%) Unix
2 5 (8.20%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.28%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon Linux
5 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (59.02%) DevOps
2 25 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.95%) Microservices
4 13 (21.31%) Auto-Scaling
5 10 (16.39%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 10 (16.39%) SOA
6 9 (14.75%) High Availability
6 9 (14.75%) ITIL
7 8 (13.11%) Continuous Deployment
8 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
9 5 (8.20%) TDD
10 4 (6.56%) BDD
10 4 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.56%) Front End Development
10 4 (6.56%) Kanban
10 4 (6.56%) Load Balancing
10 4 (6.56%) Scrum
10 4 (6.56%) Validation
10 4 (6.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 3 (4.92%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.51%) Python
2 12 (19.67%) PHP
3 11 (18.03%) Ruby
4 8 (13.11%) Java
5 7 (11.48%) Bash Shell
5 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.20%) SQL
7 4 (6.56%) Perl
7 4 (6.56%) Scala
8 1 (1.64%) Go
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) AWS Certification
2 2 (3.28%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.28%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (27.87%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (14.75%) Hyper-V
3 9 (14.75%) XenApp
4 6 (9.84%) Docker
5 1 (1.64%) HDFS
5 1 (1.64%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (16.39%) Puppet
1 10 (16.39%) Terraform
2 7 (11.48%) Ansible
3 6 (9.84%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (6.56%) Packer
5 1 (1.64%) Graphite
5 1 (1.64%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.64%) logstash
5 1 (1.64%) Salt
5 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Akamai
1 12 (19.67%) VMware
2 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.75%) Citrix
3 9 (14.75%) NetApp
4 5 (8.20%) SaltStack
5 4 (6.56%) Juniper
5 4 (6.56%) New Relic
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle
7 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
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