Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 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.

Amazon Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 231 238 304
Rank change year-on-year +7 +66 +1
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.046% 0.058% 0.018%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.32% 0.52% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
City of London median daily rate £544 £438 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.29% +12.18% -
10th Percentile £484 £414 £326
90th Percentile £598 £521 £462
London median daily rate £550 £525 £450
% change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

Amazon ELB is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 940 765 699
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 14.48% 11.09% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 736 648 519
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £232
90th Percentile £638 £625 £620
London median daily rate £500 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 4
City of London median hourly rate £21.16 £21.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.74% -18.45% +21.18%
10th Percentile £13.51 £18.50 £15.54
90th Percentile £32.52 £36.20 £36.10
London median hourly rate £21.23 £24.25 £27.32
% change year-on-year -12.46% -11.22% +56.09%

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 23 July 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
3 1 (33.33%) API Design
3 1 (33.33%) Packer
3 1 (33.33%) Terraform
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Push Notifications
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) JPA

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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Route 53
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Hazelcast
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Developer
1 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Platform Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) EJB
2 1 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) JPA
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Kafka
2 1 (33.33%) OAuth
2 1 (33.33%) OpenID
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SAML
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) DataPower
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) API Design
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Push Notifications
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Packer
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) F5
1 1 (33.33%) Facebook
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat