Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 2018 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 244 231 243
Rank change year-on-year -13 +12 +36
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.071% 0.048% 0.014%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.39% 0.35% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
City of London median daily rate £550 £575 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.35% +43.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £519 £563 £350
90th Percentile £593 £588 £450
Central London median daily rate £550 £575 £400
% change year-on-year -4.35% +43.75% -5.88%
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 1,296 855 460
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.34% 13.71% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,038 713 376
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.73% +5.29%
10th Percentile £313 £350 £275
90th Percentile £638 £625 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £488 £450
% change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 3 5
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +44.45% +30.09%
10th Percentile £11.25 £20.61 £20.80
90th Percentile £32.73 £52.49 £28.98
Central London median hourly rate £18.00 £27.46 £23.12
% change year-on-year -34.45% +18.80% +18.54%

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon ELB 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 Amazon ELB.

1 5 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (80.00%) Route 53
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (60.00%) Puppet
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) Ansible
3 3 (60.00%) Docker
3 3 (60.00%) Terraform
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) CloudFront
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) YAML
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) Apache
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) WSUS
5 1 (20.00%) MongoDB

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (80.00%) Route 53
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon S3
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (40.00%) CloudFront
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (20.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (20.00%) Datadog
5 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Neo4j
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Power BI
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (20.00%) Chocolatey
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) GitLab
2 1 (20.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) AWS DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Jest
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) API Design
3 1 (20.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 1 (20.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) ES6
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
1 3 (60.00%) Terraform
2 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft