Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Akamai skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Akamai over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Akamai Technologies, Inc
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 245 266
Rank change year-on-year +1 +21 +29
Contract jobs citing Akamai 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.028% 0.045% 0.066%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.17% 0.34% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
City of London median daily rate £425 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% -13.51%
10th Percentile £413 £369 £297
90th Percentile £438 £406 £473
Central London median daily rate £538 £388 £425
% change year-on-year +38.71% -8.82% -8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Akamai is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1195 884 592
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.86% 13.40% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 957 735 476
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% +2.78%
10th Percentile £313 £316 £263
90th Percentile £650 £625 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £488 £430
% change year-on-year +2.56% +13.37% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 3 6
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £35.00 £25.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.43% +38.48% +29.62%
10th Percentile £11.25 £20.61 £21.00
90th Percentile £26.39 £52.49 £35.50
Central London median hourly rate £18.00 £44.62 £24.23
% change year-on-year -59.66% +84.16% +18.20%

Akamai
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Akamai as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Akamai in the City of London

Akamai
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Akamai in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Akamai in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Akamai also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Akamai.

1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Rundeck
2 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Perforce

Akamai
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Perforce
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk