The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Akamai skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Akamai over the 3 months to 29 March 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.

Akamai Technologies, Inc
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 129
Contract jobs citing Akamai 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - - 0.038%
As % of the Cloud Services category - - 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 £450
% change year-on-year - -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Akamai 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 East of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 258 214 139
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 12.14% 8.63% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 144 103
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £325 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 4
Median hourly rate £36.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +143.33% +20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £15.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £15.40 £24.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.05% -13.35%  

Akamai
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Akamai as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Akamai in the East of England

Akamai
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Akamai in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Akamai in the East of England