The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 26 June 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
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 562 600 620
Rank change year-on-year +38 +20  
Contract jobs citing Akamai 27 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.063% 0.047% 0.031%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.45% 0.47% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 15
Median daily rate £493 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.50% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £398 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £630 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £694 £450
% change year-on-year -31.53% +54.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £51.00 - -
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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 6021 4935 3257
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 13.95% 10.13% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4099 3507 2136
Median daily rate £475 £470 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +13.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £612 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £390
% change year-on-year - +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 64 65
Median hourly rate £29.00 £19.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.63% -45.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year +75.75% -38.31%  

Akamai
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

Akamai
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Akamai in England

Akamai
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Akamai in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Akamai in England

Akamai
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Akamai in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Akamai in England

Akamai
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -6 20 £550 +10.00% 4
East of England -3 3 £475 +22.58% 2
Yorkshire - 2 £430 -
North West - 1 - -
Akamai
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Akamai 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 England region with a requirement for Akamai.

1 24 (72.73%) DevOps
2 15 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (42.42%) Docker
4 13 (39.39%) Linux
5 11 (33.33%) .NET
6 10 (30.30%) IIS
6 10 (30.30%) E-Commerce
6 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
7 9 (27.27%) Python
7 9 (27.27%) Java
8 8 (24.24%) DNS
8 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (24.24%) Ruby
9 7 (21.21%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (21.21%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (21.21%) Load Balancing
9 7 (21.21%) Puppet
9 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (21.21%) Finance
10 6 (18.18%) Perforce
10 6 (18.18%) IBM
10 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
10 6 (18.18%) Nagios
10 6 (18.18%) Perl
10 6 (18.18%) SOAP
10 6 (18.18%) Tomcat
10 6 (18.18%) XML

Akamai
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (30.30%) IIS
2 7 (21.21%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (18.18%) nginx
3 6 (18.18%) Tomcat
4 5 (15.15%) WebSphere
5 4 (12.12%) OpenStack
6 3 (9.09%) Apache Solr
6 3 (9.09%) CMS
6 3 (9.09%) Umbraco
7 1 (3.03%) Confluence
7 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.09%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (6.06%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (6.06%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (6.06%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (6.06%) CloudFront
4 2 (6.06%) Route 53
4 2 (6.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.03%) Bluemix
5 1 (3.03%) BrowserStack
5 1 (3.03%) GitHub
5 1 (3.03%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) DNS
2 5 (15.15%) Network Security
3 3 (9.09%) Firewall
4 2 (6.06%) HTTP
4 2 (6.06%) Internet
4 2 (6.06%) LAN
4 2 (6.06%) MPLS
4 2 (6.06%) VPN
4 2 (6.06%) WAN
4 2 (6.06%) Wireless
5 1 (3.03%) BGP
5 1 (3.03%) HSRP
5 1 (3.03%) OSPF
5 1 (3.03%) RTCP
5 1 (3.03%) SSL
5 1 (3.03%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (9.09%) Data Mining
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.06%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 2 (6.06%) JIRA
6 1 (3.03%) git-flow
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Digital Economy
4 1 (3.03%) Electronics
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) AWS DevOps
2 8 (24.24%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) AWS Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 5 (15.15%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Network Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Network Security Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Network Specialist
5 3 (9.09%) Security Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (9.09%) Ubuntu Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce Support
6 2 (6.06%) NoSQL Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Web Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (18.18%) Kafka
2 6 (18.18%) REST
2 6 (18.18%) SOAP
2 6 (18.18%) XML
2 6 (18.18%) XSL
3 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
4 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (9.09%) Node.js
5 2 (6.06%) Web Services
6 1 (3.03%) Ember.js
6 1 (3.03%) Express
6 1 (3.03%) Handlebars
6 1 (3.03%) HTML
6 1 (3.03%) HTML5
6 1 (3.03%) LESS
6 1 (3.03%) Middleware
6 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Online Banking
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) CentOS
2 6 (18.18%) Ubuntu
2 6 (18.18%) Windows
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) DevOps
2 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (30.30%) E-Commerce
4 7 (21.21%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (21.21%) Load Balancing
5 6 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (18.18%) Security Patching
6 5 (15.15%) Build Automation
6 5 (15.15%) Task Automation
7 3 (9.09%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 3 (9.09%) Content Management
7 3 (9.09%) Machine Learning
7 3 (9.09%) Malware Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) Malware Reverse Engineering
7 3 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (9.09%) Security Monitoring
7 3 (9.09%) SIEM
7 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) Java
1 9 (27.27%) Python
2 8 (24.24%) Ruby
3 6 (18.18%) Perl
3 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
5 3 (9.09%) C#
5 3 (9.09%) Go
5 3 (9.09%) SQL
6 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.03%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
1 2 (6.06%) QA
1 2 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (42.42%) Docker
2 6 (18.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) Puppet
2 6 (18.18%) Ansible
2 6 (18.18%) FreeIPA
2 6 (18.18%) Marathon
2 6 (18.18%) Mesos
2 6 (18.18%) Nagios
2 6 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (9.09%) Terraform
4 2 (6.06%) Kubernetes
4 2 (6.06%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) IBM
1 6 (18.18%) Perforce
1 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
1 6 (18.18%) Splunk
2 5 (15.15%) Cisco
2 5 (15.15%) Imperva
3 3 (9.09%) Dynatrace
3 3 (9.09%) Incapsula
4 2 (6.06%) F5
4 2 (6.06%) Meraki
4 2 (6.06%) New Relic
4 2 (6.06%) Palo Alto
4 2 (6.06%) VMware
5 1 (3.03%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.03%) SAP
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