Period
to 15 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 239 241 246
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5 +31
Contract jobs citing CloudFront 15 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.21% 0.029% 0.045%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.86% 0.19% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 3
City of London median daily rate £575 £494 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.46% +3.95% +11.76%
10th Percentile £503 £431 £463
90th Percentile £637 £545 £518
Central London median daily rate £600 £494 £488
% change year-on-year +21.52% +1.28% +14.71%
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 1,746 1,032 857
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 24.94% 15.21% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,433 818 716
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +13.96%
10th Percentile £336 £309 £313
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 5
City of London median hourly rate £18.85 £18.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.72% -18.18% -9.20%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.90 £17.61
90th Percentile £32.08 £30.96 £48.12
Central London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +8.33% -36.84% +17.62%

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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 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CloudFront in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 15 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (93.33%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (93.33%) Amazon S3
3 13 (86.67%) Amazon RDS
4 12 (80.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 12 (80.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 12 (80.00%) Terraform
5 11 (73.33%) AWS Lambda
5 11 (73.33%) Serverless
5 11 (73.33%) Linux
6 10 (66.67%) Configuration Management
6 10 (66.67%) Route 53
6 10 (66.67%) Ansible
7 9 (60.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
7 9 (60.00%) Amazon ELB
8 8 (53.33%) PaaS
9 7 (46.67%) Finance
10 6 (40.00%) Financial Institution
10 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (40.00%) Hedge funds
10 6 (40.00%) Puppet
10 6 (40.00%) OpenShift
10 6 (40.00%) Splunk
10 6 (40.00%) Sysdig
10 6 (40.00%) Kubernetes
10 6 (40.00%) DevOps
10 6 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (40.00%) Deployment Automation

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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 3 (20.00%) Confluence
2 2 (13.33%) nginx
3 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 15 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (93.33%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (93.33%) Amazon S3
3 12 (80.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 12 (80.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 11 (73.33%) AWS Lambda
4 11 (73.33%) Serverless
5 10 (66.67%) Route 53
6 9 (60.00%) Amazon ELB
6 9 (60.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (53.33%) PaaS
8 6 (40.00%) OpenShift
9 3 (20.00%) AWS CloudTrail
9 3 (20.00%) GitHub
10 2 (13.33%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (13.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (6.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (6.67%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (6.67%) AWS CodePipeline
11 1 (6.67%) Fastly
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) Redis
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) AWS DevOps
1 6 (40.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) AWS Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Platform Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 3 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Architect
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Node.js
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) Express
3 1 (6.67%) OAuth
3 1 (6.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Hedge funds
2 3 (20.00%) Fintech
3 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.67%) Derivative
4 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (40.00%) Deployment Automation
2 6 (40.00%) DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) Microservices
4 2 (13.33%) Auto-Scaling
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Asynchronous Programming
5 1 (6.67%) B2B
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
5 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Presales
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
1 4 (26.67%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) ES6
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (80.00%) Terraform
2 10 (66.67%) Ansible
3 6 (40.00%) Kubernetes
3 6 (40.00%) Puppet
3 6 (40.00%) Sysdig
4 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (6.67%) Packer
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Splunk
2 3 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.67%) Sybase