Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for CloudFront skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CloudFront over the 6 months to 15 August 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 CloudFront
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 238 239 230
Rank change year-on-year +1 -9 +67
Contract jobs citing CloudFront 22 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.32% 0.015% 0.044%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.25% 0.098% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 3
City of London median daily rate £600 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +5.26% +29.69%
10th Percentile £513 £475 £463
90th Percentile £625 £525 £518
Central London median daily rate £600 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +20.00% +5.26% +29.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

CloudFront 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 1,766 1,020 794
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.29% 15.55% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,439 791 658
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £360 £310 £311
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 9
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -22.73% -
10th Percentile £16.01 £12.55 £18.50
90th Percentile £37.90 £30.69 £37.40
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +17.65% -22.73% -19.46%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for CloudFront in the City of London

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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 CloudFront in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for CloudFront in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CloudFront in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CloudFront in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CloudFront 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 CloudFront.

1 22 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (95.45%) Amazon EC2
2 21 (95.45%) Amazon S3
3 20 (90.91%) Amazon RDS
3 20 (90.91%) Terraform
4 19 (86.36%) Linux
5 18 (81.82%) Configuration Management
5 18 (81.82%) Route 53
5 18 (81.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 18 (81.82%) Ansible
5 18 (81.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 16 (72.73%) AWS Lambda
6 16 (72.73%) Serverless
6 16 (72.73%) Jenkins
7 13 (59.09%) AWS CloudFormation
7 13 (59.09%) DevOps
8 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
9 10 (45.45%) AWS Certification
9 10 (45.45%) Docker
9 10 (45.45%) Finance
9 10 (45.45%) Puppet
9 10 (45.45%) PaaS
10 9 (40.91%) JIRA
10 9 (40.91%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (40.91%) Python
10 9 (40.91%) Unix
11 8 (36.36%) Java
11 8 (36.36%) Financial Institution
11 8 (36.36%) OpenShift

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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 8 (36.36%) Confluence
2 2 (9.09%) nginx
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 22 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (95.45%) Amazon EC2
2 21 (95.45%) Amazon S3
3 18 (81.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 18 (81.82%) Route 53
3 18 (81.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 16 (72.73%) AWS Lambda
4 16 (72.73%) Serverless
5 13 (59.09%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
7 10 (45.45%) PaaS
8 8 (36.36%) GitHub
8 8 (36.36%) OpenShift
9 3 (13.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (9.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (9.09%) AWS CloudTrail
11 1 (4.55%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (4.55%) Datadog
11 1 (4.55%) Fastly
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (90.91%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (13.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 9 (40.91%) JIRA
3 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) AWS DevOps
1 12 (54.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (50.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 11 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
3 8 (36.36%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 4 (18.18%) Unix Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) AWS Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (4.55%) Senior DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) Node.js
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) jQuery
3 1 (4.55%) MooTools
3 1 (4.55%) OAuth
3 1 (4.55%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Fintech
1 8 (36.36%) Hedge funds
2 2 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.55%) Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Configuration Management
2 13 (59.09%) DevOps
3 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (36.36%) Deployment Automation
5 4 (18.18%) Microservices
6 2 (9.09%) Auto-Scaling
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 1 (4.55%) B2B
7 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) SDLC
7 1 (4.55%) SOA
7 1 (4.55%) Strategic Thinking
7 1 (4.55%) Validation
7 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Python
2 8 (36.36%) Bash Shell
2 8 (36.36%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) AWS Certification
2 1 (4.55%) RHCE
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (90.91%) Terraform
2 18 (81.82%) Ansible
3 10 (45.45%) Puppet
4 9 (40.91%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (36.36%) Kubernetes
5 8 (36.36%) Sysdig
6 4 (18.18%) PingFederate
7 1 (4.55%) Packer
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Atlassian
1 8 (36.36%) Splunk
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe
2 1 (4.55%) Sybase