Period
to 24 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Amazon ELB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon ELB over the 6 months to 24 April 2019 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.

Amazon Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 236 242 222
Rank change year-on-year +6 -20 +1
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 11 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.16% 0.19% 0.033%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.56% 0.81% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 1
City of London median daily rate £613 £575 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.52% - +21.05%
10th Percentile £444 £521 £563
90th Percentile £715 £603 £588
Central London median daily rate £625 £575 £488
% change year-on-year +8.70% +17.95% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Amazon ELB 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 1,965 1,602 887
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 29.39% 22.84% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,532 1,302 719
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +4.92%
10th Percentile £363 £340 £350
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +4.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 9
City of London median hourly rate £19.63 £20.61 £21.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.79% -2.56% -8.02%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £13.66
90th Percentile £37.58 £49.83 £29.77
Central London median hourly rate £19.63 £20.00 £18.57
% change year-on-year -1.88% +7.72% -7.16%

Amazon ELB
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon ELB in the City of London

Amazon ELB
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 Amazon ELB in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon ELB in the City of London

Amazon ELB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon ELB in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon ELB in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon ELB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Amazon ELB.

1 11 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 7 (63.64%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (63.64%) Amazon S3
2 7 (63.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (54.55%) DevOps
3 6 (54.55%) Puppet
4 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
4 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Ansible
5 4 (36.36%) Docker
5 4 (36.36%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (36.36%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (36.36%) Migration
5 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (36.36%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Qualys
6 3 (27.27%) Network Security
6 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
6 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Network Architecture
6 3 (27.27%) Hedge funds
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (27.27%) Splunk
6 3 (27.27%) Use Case
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) CCNP
6 3 (27.27%) Financial Institution

Amazon ELB
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:

Cloud Services
1 11 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (63.64%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (63.64%) Amazon S3
2 7 (63.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (36.36%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (27.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (27.27%) AWS CloudTrail
4 3 (27.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (27.27%) AWS OpsWorks
4 3 (27.27%) Datadog
5 2 (18.18%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (18.18%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (18.18%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (18.18%) CloudFront
5 2 (18.18%) Serverless
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (9.09%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (27.27%) Network Security
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) Redis
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 4 (36.36%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Financial Institution
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) AWS Developer
3 2 (18.18%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Express
1 2 (18.18%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Hedge funds
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Native
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) DevOps
2 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) A/B Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Network Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Use Case
5 2 (18.18%) Asynchronous Programming
5 2 (18.18%) CRM
5 2 (18.18%) ERP
6 1 (9.09%) Build Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) High Availability
6 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) ES6
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) TypeScript
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) CCNP
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (27.27%) RHCE
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Puppet
2 5 (45.45%) Ansible
3 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (9.09%) Capistrano
4 1 (9.09%) Terraform
4 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
1 3 (27.27%) Qualys
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
1 3 (27.27%) Splunk
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft