Period
to 15 August 2020

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 6 months to 15 August 2020 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
6 months to
15 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 101 179 197
Rank change year-on-year +78 +18 -5
Contract jobs citing Akamai 2 7 10
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.13% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.48% 0.75% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 8
Median daily rate £675 £525 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +0.96% +9.47%
10th Percentile £663 £500 £344
90th Percentile £688 £750 £530
England median daily rate £675 £550 £544
% change year-on-year +22.73% +1.15% +5.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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

All Cloud Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 420 934 894
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.43% 21.83% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 598 544
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £252 £263 £224
90th Percentile £634 £625 £600
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 30
Median hourly rate £22.82 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.40% -2.78% -52.63%
10th Percentile £16.26 £15.20 £13.00
90th Percentile £60.70 £35.00 £58.13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £19.13
% change year-on-year +55.56% +17.65% -8.93%

Akamai
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Akamai as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Akamai in the East of England

Akamai
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Akamai in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Akamai in the East of England

Akamai
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Akamai within the East of England region over the 6 months to 15 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +48 2 £675 -3.57%
Akamai
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Akamai 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 East of England region with a requirement for Akamai.

1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 2 (100.00%) Tufin
1 2 (100.00%) Aruba
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
1 2 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 2 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (100.00%) GLBP
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Multicast
1 2 (100.00%) Meraki
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) 802.1X
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (100.00%) vRealize
1 2 (100.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 2 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 2 (100.00%) The Twelve-Factor App
1 2 (100.00%) Arista

Akamai
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) 802.11
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 2 (100.00%) DWDM
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) GLBP
1 2 (100.00%) IGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Leadership
1 2 (100.00%) Technology Roadmap
1 2 (100.00%) The Twelve-Factor App
1 2 (100.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 2 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) vCenter Server
1 2 (100.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Arista
1 2 (100.00%) Aruba
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Meraki
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 2 (100.00%) Tufin
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Zscaler