Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 244 251 239
Rank change year-on-year +7 -12 +18
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 12 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 0.097% 0.046%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.65% 0.55% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 1
City of London median daily rate £575 £568 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.32% -1.30% +57.53%
10th Percentile £438 £522 £563
90th Percentile £713 £605 £588
Central London median daily rate £600 £568 £575
% change year-on-year +5.73% -1.30% +57.53%
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 1,843 1,283 906
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 26.10% 17.84% 13.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,486 1,022 753
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +14.94%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £325
90th Percentile £675 £638 £614
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 3
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -50.00% +51.42%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £20.61
90th Percentile £23.75 £30.75 £52.49
Central London median hourly rate £18.76 £18.00 £27.46
% change year-on-year +4.22% -34.45% +24.82%

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 15 December 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 7 (58.33%) Amazon S3
4 7 (58.33%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (58.33%) DevOps
4 7 (58.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 6 (50.00%) Terraform
5 6 (50.00%) Puppet
5 6 (50.00%) MySQL
5 6 (50.00%) Linux
6 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
6 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
6 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (41.67%) Docker
7 4 (33.33%) Ansible
7 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 4 (33.33%) CloudFront
7 4 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
7 4 (33.33%) Ruby
7 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
7 4 (33.33%) Python
8 3 (25.00%) Java
8 3 (25.00%) ITIL
8 3 (25.00%) VPN
8 3 (25.00%) Cisco
8 3 (25.00%) CCNP
8 3 (25.00%) SQL
8 3 (25.00%) Nagios

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 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (58.33%) Amazon S3
3 7 (58.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (33.33%) CloudFront
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (25.00%) Datadog
5 3 (25.00%) Route 53
5 3 (25.00%) Serverless
6 2 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (16.67%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (16.67%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (16.67%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (8.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (8.33%) AWS CodePipeline
7 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (25.00%) Network Security
1 3 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (16.67%) MariaDB
5 2 (16.67%) Redis
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (8.33%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (8.33%) Artifactory
4 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) AWS Developer
3 2 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Lead DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Node.js
2 2 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (16.67%) Express
2 2 (16.67%) Kafka
2 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (8.33%) OAuth
3 1 (8.33%) SAML
3 1 (8.33%) Sensu
3 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (16.67%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) Network Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Asynchronous Programming
5 2 (16.67%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) ERP
5 2 (16.67%) Microservices
5 2 (16.67%) Server Management
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Optimisation
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Time Management
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Presales
6 1 (8.33%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Python
1 4 (33.33%) Ruby
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) ES6
3 2 (16.67%) Go
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (16.67%) TypeScript
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (25.00%) RHCE
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Docker
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
1 6 (50.00%) Terraform
2 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (33.33%) Ansible
4 3 (25.00%) Nagios
4 3 (25.00%) ZABBIX
5 2 (16.67%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (16.67%) Kubernetes
5 2 (16.67%) Prometheus
5 2 (16.67%) WSUS
6 1 (8.33%) Kibana
6 1 (8.33%) logstash
6 1 (8.33%) Packer
6 1 (8.33%) Pingdom
6 1 (8.33%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco
1 3 (25.00%) Qualys
1 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) hybris
2 1 (8.33%) New Relic
2 1 (8.33%) PagerDuty