The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Amazon ELB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon ELB over the 3 months to 24 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.

Amazon Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 536 609 594
Rank change year-on-year +73 -15  
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 46 23 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.047% 0.061%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.78% 0.46% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 11
Median daily rate £538 £516 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +21.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £275 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £613 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +17.14% +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Amazon ELB 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 5918 4993 3235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 13.94% 10.11% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4029 3548 2123
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 £600 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 65 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 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.14 £27.50
% change year-on-year +79.64% -41.30%  

Amazon ELB
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon ELB in England

Amazon ELB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon ELB in England

Amazon ELB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon ELB in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon ELB in England

Amazon ELB
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 Amazon ELB within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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 +35 36 £538 +2.38% 8
North West +22 3 £550 +22.22%
South West - 3 £400 -
East of England -3 2 £588 +38.23%
East Midlands - 1 £500 -
North East - 1 £550 -
West Midlands - 1 £500 - 1
Amazon ELB
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon ELB 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 Amazon ELB.

1 79 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (87.34%) Amazon S3
2 69 (87.34%) DevOps
3 61 (77.22%) Amazon EC2
4 57 (72.15%) Linux
5 48 (60.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 46 (58.23%) Puppet
7 44 (55.70%) Jenkins
8 38 (48.10%) Terraform
9 37 (46.84%) Bash Shell
10 36 (45.57%) Ansible
11 35 (44.30%) Amazon RDS
12 33 (41.77%) Docker
13 31 (39.24%) AWS CloudFormation
13 31 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
14 30 (37.97%) Git (software)
15 29 (36.71%) Continuous Integration
15 29 (36.71%) Configuration Management
16 28 (35.44%) Python
17 26 (32.91%) Route 53
18 21 (26.58%) logstash
18 21 (26.58%) PostgreSQL
18 21 (26.58%) VMware
19 20 (25.32%) Java
19 20 (25.32%) Windows
19 20 (25.32%) Kibana
19 20 (25.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
20 19 (24.05%) Continuous Delivery
20 19 (24.05%) Web Services
20 19 (24.05%) Security Cleared

Amazon ELB
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 15 (18.99%) Apache
1 15 (18.99%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (16.46%) nginx
3 11 (13.92%) Confluence
3 11 (13.92%) Tomcat
4 7 (8.86%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (5.06%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 79 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (87.34%) Amazon S3
3 61 (77.22%) Amazon EC2
4 48 (60.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 31 (39.24%) AWS CloudFormation
6 26 (32.91%) Route 53
7 20 (25.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 18 (22.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 15 (18.99%) Amazon SQS
10 14 (17.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 11 (13.92%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (11.39%) Amazon Kinesis
13 8 (10.13%) CloudFront
14 5 (6.33%) Google Cloud Platform
14 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
15 4 (5.06%) IaaS
15 4 (5.06%) PaaS
15 4 (5.06%) SaaS
16 3 (3.80%) Amazon EMR
16 3 (3.80%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.78%) HTTP
2 16 (20.25%) DNS
3 13 (16.46%) OpenLDAP
4 10 (12.66%) OpenVPN
4 10 (12.66%) SSH
5 5 (6.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (5.06%) Internet
7 2 (2.53%) Firewall
7 2 (2.53%) Network Security
7 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.53%) VPN
8 1 (1.27%) LDAP
8 1 (1.27%) SAN
8 1 (1.27%) SMS
8 1 (1.27%) SMTP
8 1 (1.27%) SSL
8 1 (1.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (44.30%) Amazon RDS
2 21 (26.58%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (13.92%) NoSQL
4 10 (12.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 8 (10.13%) Hadoop
6 7 (8.86%) Big Data
6 7 (8.86%) MongoDB
7 6 (7.59%) Oracle Database
8 5 (6.33%) MySQL
8 5 (6.33%) Redis
9 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
10 2 (2.53%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (1.27%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.27%) HBase
Development Applications
1 44 (55.70%) Jenkins
2 30 (37.97%) Git (software)
3 17 (21.52%) Maven
4 13 (16.46%) Ant
4 13 (16.46%) JIRA
4 13 (16.46%) Sonatype Nexus
5 11 (13.92%) Bitbucket
6 10 (12.66%) JUnit
6 10 (12.66%) Liquibase
6 10 (12.66%) SonarQube
7 8 (10.13%) Vagrant
8 4 (5.06%) TeamCity
9 3 (3.80%) Artifactory
9 3 (3.80%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.53%) GitLab
10 2 (2.53%) GoCD
10 2 (2.53%) Subversion
11 1 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (6.33%) Banking
2 3 (3.80%) Games
3 1 (1.27%) Marketing
3 1 (1.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 57 (72.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 40 (50.63%) AWS Engineer
3 36 (45.57%) AWS DevOps
4 35 (44.30%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 13 (16.46%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Architect
6 6 (7.59%) DBA
6 6 (7.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (6.33%) SC Cleared DBA
8 4 (5.06%) Senior DevOps
8 4 (5.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Cloud Architect
9 3 (3.80%) Consultant
9 3 (3.80%) DevOps Consultant
9 3 (3.80%) Digital Architect
9 3 (3.80%) Security Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.80%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.05%) Web Services
2 16 (20.25%) Elastic Stack
3 13 (16.46%) REST
4 10 (12.66%) MCollective
5 6 (7.59%) Kafka
5 6 (7.59%) Node.js
5 6 (7.59%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 5 (6.33%) boto
7 4 (5.06%) JSON
8 3 (3.80%) LAMP
8 3 (3.80%) LAPP Stack
8 3 (3.80%) LEMP Stack
8 3 (3.80%) OAuth
8 3 (3.80%) OpenID
8 3 (3.80%) SAML
9 2 (2.53%) RESTful
10 1 (1.27%) Java EE
10 1 (1.27%) Middleware
10 1 (1.27%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (1.27%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.53%) Clustering
3 2 (2.53%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.53%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.53%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.27%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 57 (72.15%) Linux
2 20 (25.32%) Windows
3 16 (20.25%) CentOS
4 11 (13.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (7.59%) Unix
6 3 (3.80%) CoreOS
6 3 (3.80%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (87.34%) DevOps
2 31 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (36.71%) Configuration Management
3 29 (36.71%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (24.05%) Continuous Delivery
5 17 (21.52%) Coaching
6 16 (20.25%) Microservices
7 14 (17.72%) Load Balancing
8 13 (16.46%) Auto-Scaling
8 13 (16.46%) Scrum
9 10 (12.66%) Service Management
9 10 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (10.13%) High Availability
11 6 (7.59%) Penetration Testing
12 4 (5.06%) Analytics
12 4 (5.06%) E-Commerce
12 4 (5.06%) Information Security
12 4 (5.06%) Open Source
12 4 (5.06%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (5.06%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 37 (46.84%) Bash Shell
2 28 (35.44%) Python
3 20 (25.32%) Java
4 19 (24.05%) Ruby
5 12 (15.19%) PowerShell
6 10 (12.66%) Groovy
7 9 (11.39%) Shell Script
8 7 (8.86%) Go
8 7 (8.86%) PHP
9 5 (6.33%) Scala
10 4 (5.06%) SQL
11 2 (2.53%) Perl
12 1 (1.27%) C#
12 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.27%) Korn
12 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (24.05%) Security Cleared
2 17 (21.52%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.86%) AWS Certification
3 7 (8.86%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.53%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (2.53%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.27%) CEH
5 1 (1.27%) CISA
5 1 (1.27%) CISM
5 1 (1.27%) CRISC
5 1 (1.27%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) QA
1 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (41.77%) Docker
2 13 (16.46%) Squid
3 12 (15.19%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (12.66%) Postfix
4 10 (12.66%) vCloud
5 8 (10.13%) HDFS
6 6 (7.59%) Corosync
6 6 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
8 2 (2.53%) VirtualBox
9 1 (1.27%) LXC
Systems Management
1 46 (58.23%) Puppet
2 38 (48.10%) Terraform
3 36 (45.57%) Ansible
4 21 (26.58%) logstash
5 20 (25.32%) Kibana
6 18 (22.78%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (20.25%) Kubernetes
8 13 (16.46%) Packer
8 13 (16.46%) Sysdig
8 13 (16.46%) ZABBIX
9 10 (12.66%) Docker Swarm
9 10 (12.66%) Rancher
9 10 (12.66%) Rsyslog
10 7 (8.86%) HAProxy
11 6 (7.59%) Data Guard
11 6 (7.59%) Graphite
11 6 (7.59%) Pacemaker
12 5 (6.33%) Prometheus
13 4 (5.06%) Consul
13 4 (5.06%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 21 (26.58%) VMware
2 12 (15.19%) Red Hat
3 11 (13.92%) Oracle
4 10 (12.66%) Sonatype
5 7 (8.86%) New Relic
6 5 (6.33%) Google
6 5 (6.33%) Hortonworks
7 4 (5.06%) IBM
8 3 (3.80%) ForgeRock
8 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.53%) AppDynamics
9 2 (2.53%) Dell
9 2 (2.53%) RightScale
9 2 (2.53%) SaltStack
9 2 (2.53%) Splunk
10 1 (1.27%) Rackspace
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