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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon CloudFront
Rank 625 636 613
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -23
Contract jobs citing CloudFront 28 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.007% 0.006%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.58% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 3 3
Median daily rate £500 £383 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.71% -4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £357 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £485 £410
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
4790 2869 1904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.62% 5.14% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3290 1814 1216
Median daily rate £450 £413 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £274 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 97 35
Median hourly rate £22.50 £26.66 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.59% +64.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £15.00 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

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 5 May 2016.

CloudFront Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CloudFront
Top 6 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 5 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
England -1 28 £500 +30.71% 5
London +24 26 £500 +30.71% 2
Yorkshire - 2 - - 3
West Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
Leeds - 2 - - 1
City of London +35 1 £475 +29.69%

CloudFront
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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 53 (98.15%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (77.78%) Amazon EC2
3 38 (70.37%) Amazon S3
4 27 (50.00%) DevOps
5 20 (37.04%) Route 53
5 20 (37.04%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (37.04%) Puppet
5 20 (37.04%) Python
6 19 (35.19%) Docker
6 19 (35.19%) Amazon RDS
7 18 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 17 (31.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 15 (27.78%) Java
10 14 (25.93%) Jenkins
11 13 (24.07%) Digital Media
11 13 (24.07%) Vagrant
11 13 (24.07%) Amazon ELB
11 13 (24.07%) AWS CloudFormation
11 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
11 13 (24.07%) CSS
11 13 (24.07%) HTML
11 13 (24.07%) Telecoms
11 13 (24.07%) Amazon SQS
12 12 (22.22%) Augmented Reality
12 12 (22.22%) C++
12 12 (22.22%) SOA
12 12 (22.22%) Ansible
12 12 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 10 (18.52%) Linux
13 10 (18.52%) Git (software)

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 (16.67%) Node.js
2 2 (3.70%) Drupal
2 2 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.85%) Confluence
3 1 (1.85%) JBoss
3 1 (1.85%) nginx
3 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 53 (98.15%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (77.78%) Amazon EC2
3 38 (70.37%) Amazon S3
4 20 (37.04%) Route 53
5 18 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 17 (31.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 13 (24.07%) Amazon ELB
7 13 (24.07%) Amazon SQS
7 13 (24.07%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (12.96%) AWS OpsWorks
8 7 (12.96%) GitHub
9 3 (5.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (3.70%) AWS CloudTrail
10 2 (3.70%) SaaS
10 2 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (1.85%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.19%) Amazon RDS
2 12 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.56%) Informix
4 3 (5.56%) Redis
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.85%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.85%) MySQL
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (25.93%) Jenkins
2 13 (24.07%) Vagrant
3 10 (18.52%) Git (software)
4 8 (14.81%) TeamCity
5 7 (12.96%) Grunt
5 7 (12.96%) Jasmine
5 7 (12.96%) Maven
5 7 (12.96%) Mocha
5 7 (12.96%) Selenium
5 7 (12.96%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (12.96%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.85%) Hudson
6 1 (1.85%) JIRA
6 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 13 (24.07%) Telecoms
2 8 (14.81%) Finance
3 5 (9.26%) Retail
4 3 (5.56%) Advertising
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (25.93%) Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Architect
3 11 (20.37%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 6 (11.11%) DevOps Architect
5 6 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) HTML Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Applications Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.41%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Python Developer
8 3 (5.56%) NoSQL Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.56%) UI Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Web Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) CSS
1 13 (24.07%) HTML
2 10 (18.52%) HTML5
3 6 (11.11%) Apache Flex
3 6 (11.11%) CSS3
3 6 (11.11%) Flash
3 6 (11.11%) RequireJS
3 6 (11.11%) WebSockets
4 5 (9.26%) D3.js
5 3 (5.56%) ELK Stack
5 3 (5.56%) jBPM
5 3 (5.56%) jQuery
5 3 (5.56%) Symfony
5 3 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (5.56%) Web Services
6 2 (3.70%) LESS
6 2 (3.70%) Sass
7 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.85%) LINQ
7 1 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Digital Media
2 12 (22.22%) Augmented Reality
3 10 (18.52%) User Experience
4 5 (9.26%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.70%) Internet of Things
5 2 (3.70%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Linux
2 6 (11.11%) Android
2 6 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 6 (11.11%) Windows
3 4 (7.41%) CentOS
4 1 (1.85%) Debian
4 1 (1.85%) Fedora
4 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) DevOps
2 12 (22.22%) SOA
3 9 (16.67%) SDLC
3 9 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (12.96%) OO
4 7 (12.96%) Project Management
4 7 (12.96%) Validation
5 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 6 (11.11%) Migration
6 5 (9.26%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
7 4 (7.41%) Workflow
8 3 (5.56%) BPMN
8 3 (5.56%) Front End Development
8 3 (5.56%) MVC
8 3 (5.56%) Open Source
8 3 (5.56%) Release Management
8 3 (5.56%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) Python
2 15 (27.78%) Java
3 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
4 12 (22.22%) C++
5 9 (16.67%) C
6 8 (14.81%) Erlang
6 8 (14.81%) R
7 6 (11.11%) Ruby
8 5 (9.26%) PHP
9 4 (7.41%) SQL
10 2 (3.70%) Perl
11 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 19 (35.19%) Docker
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (37.04%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (37.04%) Puppet
2 12 (22.22%) Ansible
3 3 (5.56%) Nagios
4 2 (3.70%) Kibana
4 2 (3.70%) logstash
5 1 (1.85%) Packer
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Adobe
2 4 (7.41%) Akamai
3 3 (5.56%) Aspera
3 3 (5.56%) Signiant
4 1 (1.85%) New Relic
4 1 (1.85%) Optimizely
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.85%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.85%) VMware
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