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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Akamai Technologies, Inc
UK / England
Rank 579 586 554
Rank change year-on-year +7 -32  
Contract jobs citing Akamai 6 29 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.059% 0.090%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.11% 0.73% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 25 32
Median daily rate £600 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £424 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £535 £520
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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 5406 3985 2511
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 12.93% 8.12% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3782 2782 1634
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 73 89
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.55% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.80 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £47.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% -13.35%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 25 March 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 +14 6 £600 +14.28% 5
Akamai
UK

Akamai
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 16 (57.14%) F5
2 14 (50.00%) Cisco
2 14 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (35.71%) VPN
4 10 (35.71%) Firewall
5 9 (32.14%) IPsec
5 9 (32.14%) VLAN
5 9 (32.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 9 (32.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 9 (32.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (21.43%) DevOps
6 6 (21.43%) Performance Management
6 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (17.86%) Wireless
7 5 (17.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (17.86%) LAN
7 5 (17.86%) WAN
7 5 (17.86%) HTML
7 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
7 5 (17.86%) PCI DSS
7 5 (17.86%) jQuery
7 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (17.86%) Time Management
7 5 (17.86%) Network Design
7 5 (17.86%) Ajax
7 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS

Akamai
Top Related 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 4 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (10.71%) Drupal
2 3 (10.71%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (3.57%) CMS
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) InfoPath
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.29%) CloudFront
3 2 (7.14%) IaaS
3 2 (7.14%) Office 365
3 2 (7.14%) PaaS
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (3.57%) Bluemix
4 1 (3.57%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Route 53
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) Firewall
1 10 (35.71%) VPN
2 9 (32.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 9 (32.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 9 (32.14%) IPsec
2 9 (32.14%) VLAN
3 5 (17.86%) LAN
3 5 (17.86%) WAN
3 5 (17.86%) Wireless
4 4 (14.29%) DNS
5 2 (7.14%) LDAP
6 1 (3.57%) HTTP
6 1 (3.57%) MPLS
6 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) PowerPivot
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.71%) Grunt
General
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Team Leader
1 5 (17.86%) Technical Design Specialist
1 5 (17.86%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (14.29%) Architect
2 4 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Developer
2 4 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Voice Specialist
3 3 (10.71%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (10.71%) Drupal Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Network Team Leader
3 3 (10.71%) Ubuntu Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Lead Network Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Ajax
1 5 (17.86%) HTML
1 5 (17.86%) jQuery
2 4 (14.29%) XML
3 3 (10.71%) Backbone.js
3 3 (10.71%) CSS
3 3 (10.71%) Drush
3 3 (10.71%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (10.71%) Kafka
3 3 (10.71%) Sass
3 3 (10.71%) Web Services
4 2 (7.14%) .NET
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (7.14%) XSL
5 1 (3.57%) Middleware
5 1 (3.57%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) CentOS
2 3 (10.71%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) DevOps
2 6 (21.43%) Performance Management
2 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
3 5 (17.86%) Network Design
3 5 (17.86%) Time Management
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (10.71%) API Integration
5 3 (10.71%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.71%) Content Management
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.71%) People Management
5 3 (10.71%) Progressive Enhancement
5 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (10.71%) Scrum
5 3 (10.71%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) PHP
3 2 (7.14%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) PCI DSS
1 5 (17.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Docker
2 3 (10.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Puppet
2 3 (10.71%) FreeIPA
2 3 (10.71%) Marathon
2 3 (10.71%) Mesos
2 3 (10.71%) Nagios
3 2 (7.14%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (3.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) F5
2 14 (50.00%) Cisco
2 14 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 5 (17.86%) Meraki
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
5 2 (7.14%) IBM
5 2 (7.14%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.57%) Adobe
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix
6 1 (3.57%) NetApp
6 1 (3.57%) New Relic
6 1 (3.57%) Perforce
6 1 (3.57%) VMware
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