Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 723 786 830
Rank change year-on-year +63 +44 -40
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 134 87 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.089% 0.039%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.85% 0.74% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 63 12
England median daily rate £538 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +21.21% -
10th Percentile £400 £366 £319
90th Percentile £663 £625 £579
UK median daily rate £538 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +19.44% +9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Amazon ELB 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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 15802 11821 7070
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.66% 12.09% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11039 8168 4803
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £275 £281 £263
90th Percentile £625 £606 £588
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 170 112
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -10.59% +18.06%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.98 £10.55
90th Percentile £58.75 £56.76 £38.75
UK median hourly rate £19.63 £18.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +9.03% -15.29% +18.06%

Amazon ELB
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Amazon ELB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
London +4 88 £550 +5.77% 10
West Midlands +45 15 £500 +11.11%
Midlands +37 15 £500 +11.11%
South East +12 11 £450 +63.64% 1
North of England +64 10 £433 -3.89%
North West +26 10 £433 -3.89%
East of England -16 6 - - 1
East Midlands - 2 £475 -
South West - 1 £400 -
Amazon ELB
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 130 (97.01%) Amazon AWS
2 117 (87.31%) Amazon EC2
3 102 (76.12%) DevOps
4 94 (70.15%) Linux
5 87 (64.93%) Amazon S3
5 87 (64.93%) Amazon RDS
6 79 (58.96%) Puppet
7 70 (52.24%) Jenkins
8 69 (51.49%) Terraform
9 68 (50.75%) Docker
10 67 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 66 (49.25%) Ansible
12 65 (48.51%) Route 53
13 62 (46.27%) Git (software)
14 61 (45.52%) Agile Software Development
15 57 (42.54%) Configuration Management
16 51 (38.06%) Python
17 43 (32.09%) Security Cleared
18 39 (29.10%) AWS CloudFormation
19 37 (27.61%) SC Cleared
20 35 (26.12%) DNS
21 33 (24.63%) Sonatype Nexus
22 32 (23.88%) Elastic Stack
23 31 (23.13%) Bash Shell
24 30 (22.39%) Continuous Integration
24 30 (22.39%) Load Balancing
25 29 (21.64%) Ruby
25 29 (21.64%) PostgreSQL
25 29 (21.64%) logstash
25 29 (21.64%) Kibana

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 29 (21.64%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (16.42%) Apache
3 20 (14.93%) Tomcat
4 19 (14.18%) Confluence
5 16 (11.94%) nginx
6 5 (3.73%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (2.99%) Apache Solr
7 4 (2.99%) IIS
8 3 (2.24%) CMS
8 3 (2.24%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.75%) JBoss
10 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 130 (97.01%) Amazon AWS
2 117 (87.31%) Amazon EC2
3 87 (64.93%) Amazon S3
4 67 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 65 (48.51%) Route 53
6 39 (29.10%) AWS CloudFormation
7 25 (18.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 25 (18.66%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 18 (13.43%) Amazon SQS
9 17 (12.69%) CloudFront
10 15 (11.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 12 (8.96%) Amazon Kinesis
11 12 (8.96%) AWS Lambda
12 11 (8.21%) Serverless
13 5 (3.73%) IaaS
13 5 (3.73%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (3.73%) npm
13 5 (3.73%) PaaS
13 5 (3.73%) Yarn
14 4 (2.99%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 35 (26.12%) DNS
2 28 (20.90%) TCP/IP
3 27 (20.15%) HTTP
4 25 (18.66%) Firewall
5 20 (14.93%) SSH
6 16 (11.94%) OpenLDAP
6 16 (11.94%) OpenVPN
7 11 (8.21%) SSL
7 11 (8.21%) VPN
8 10 (7.46%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (4.48%) Network Security
10 5 (3.73%) BGP
10 5 (3.73%) Internet
11 4 (2.99%) BIG-IP
12 3 (2.24%) EIGRP
12 3 (2.24%) IPsec
12 3 (2.24%) MPLS
12 3 (2.24%) OSPF
12 3 (2.24%) WAN
12 3 (2.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (64.93%) Amazon RDS
2 29 (21.64%) PostgreSQL
3 26 (19.40%) MongoDB
4 23 (17.16%) NoSQL
5 19 (14.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 19 (14.18%) MySQL
6 17 (12.69%) SQL Server
7 13 (9.70%) Redis
8 9 (6.72%) Power BI
9 5 (3.73%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (2.99%) Big Data
10 4 (2.99%) RDBMS
10 4 (2.99%) Relational Database
11 3 (2.24%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.49%) Flink
13 1 (0.75%) GIS
13 1 (0.75%) Hazelcast
13 1 (0.75%) InfluxDB
13 1 (0.75%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 70 (52.24%) Jenkins
2 62 (46.27%) Git (software)
3 33 (24.63%) Sonatype Nexus
4 23 (17.16%) JIRA
5 22 (16.42%) Bitbucket
6 20 (14.93%) SonarQube
7 19 (14.18%) Maven
8 18 (13.43%) JUnit
9 17 (12.69%) Artifactory
10 16 (11.94%) Ant
10 16 (11.94%) Liquibase
11 13 (9.70%) Subversion
12 10 (7.46%) Vagrant
13 8 (5.97%) NUnit
14 6 (4.48%) NuGet
14 6 (4.48%) SpecFlow
15 5 (3.73%) Bower
15 5 (3.73%) GitLab
15 5 (3.73%) Visual Studio Team System
16 4 (2.99%) Selenium
General
1 8 (5.97%) Finance
2 7 (5.22%) Games
3 4 (2.99%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.24%) Marketing
4 3 (2.24%) Publishing
4 3 (2.24%) Retail
5 2 (1.49%) Banking
5 2 (1.49%) Electronics
5 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Local Government
6 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (58.96%) DevOps Engineer
2 57 (42.54%) AWS Engineer
3 46 (34.33%) AWS DevOps
4 41 (30.60%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 21 (15.67%) Cloud Engineer
6 13 (9.70%) Developer
7 8 (5.97%) Architect
7 8 (5.97%) AWS Developer
7 8 (5.97%) WebOps Engineer
8 6 (4.48%) .NET Developer
8 6 (4.48%) Consultant
8 6 (4.48%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 5 (3.73%) AWS Consultant
9 5 (3.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Senior WebOps Engineer
10 4 (2.99%) Automation Engineer
10 4 (2.99%) Cloud Automation Engineer
10 4 (2.99%) DevOps Consultant
10 4 (2.99%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (23.88%) Elastic Stack
2 28 (20.90%) Web Services
3 22 (16.42%) REST
4 19 (14.18%) JSON
5 16 (11.94%) MCollective
6 14 (10.45%) YAML
7 13 (9.70%) LEMP Stack
8 12 (8.96%) .NET
9 11 (8.21%) Kafka
9 11 (8.21%) Sensu
10 10 (7.46%) React
11 9 (6.72%) jQuery
12 8 (5.97%) HTML
12 8 (5.97%) RabbitMQ
12 8 (5.97%) Ruby on Rails
13 7 (5.22%) .NET Core
13 7 (5.22%) RESTful
13 7 (5.22%) Sinatra
14 6 (4.48%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (4.48%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.43%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (4.48%) Public Cloud
3 5 (3.73%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.75%) DataPower
5 1 (0.75%) Fintech
5 1 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.75%) PKI
5 1 (0.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 94 (70.15%) Linux
2 23 (17.16%) CentOS
3 17 (12.69%) Windows
4 16 (11.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (11.19%) Windows Server
6 14 (10.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.97%) Unix
8 6 (4.48%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.24%) Debian
9 3 (2.24%) VMS
10 1 (0.75%) Android
10 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (76.12%) DevOps
2 61 (45.52%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (42.54%) Configuration Management
4 30 (22.39%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (22.39%) Load Balancing
5 24 (17.91%) Scrum
6 21 (15.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 18 (13.43%) Migration
8 16 (11.94%) Coaching
8 16 (11.94%) Service Management
8 16 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (11.19%) Test Automation
10 14 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (10.45%) Microservices
11 13 (9.70%) Build Automation
12 11 (8.21%) High Availability
12 11 (8.21%) Open Source
13 9 (6.72%) E-Commerce
14 8 (5.97%) Auto-Scaling
14 8 (5.97%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (38.06%) Python
2 31 (23.13%) Bash Shell
3 29 (21.64%) Ruby
4 24 (17.91%) Java
5 19 (14.18%) JavaScript
6 16 (11.94%) Groovy
6 16 (11.94%) SQL
7 14 (10.45%) PHP
8 11 (8.21%) Perl
9 8 (5.97%) PowerShell
9 8 (5.97%) T-SQL
10 6 (4.48%) TypeScript
11 5 (3.73%) Clojure
11 5 (3.73%) CoffeeScript
11 5 (3.73%) R
11 5 (3.73%) Scala
12 4 (2.99%) Go
12 4 (2.99%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.75%) ES6
Qualifications
1 43 (32.09%) Security Cleared
2 37 (27.61%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.72%) AWS Certification
4 4 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.24%) CCIE
5 3 (2.24%) CCNP
5 3 (2.24%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.24%) Degree
6 2 (1.49%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.75%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (0.75%) CEH
7 1 (0.75%) CISA
7 1 (0.75%) CISM
7 1 (0.75%) CRISC
7 1 (0.75%) GIAC
7 1 (0.75%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.24%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) GCP
System Software
1 68 (50.75%) Docker
2 19 (14.18%) Virtual Machines
3 16 (11.94%) Active Directory
3 16 (11.94%) Postfix
3 16 (11.94%) Squid
3 16 (11.94%) vCloud
4 2 (1.49%) Xen
5 1 (0.75%) BIND 9
5 1 (0.75%) KVM
5 1 (0.75%) NFS
5 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 79 (58.96%) Puppet
2 69 (51.49%) Terraform
3 66 (49.25%) Ansible
4 29 (21.64%) Kibana
4 29 (21.64%) logstash
5 25 (18.66%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (16.42%) Kubernetes
7 18 (13.43%) ZABBIX
8 16 (11.94%) Docker Swarm
8 16 (11.94%) Rancher
8 16 (11.94%) Rsyslog
8 16 (11.94%) Sysdig
9 13 (9.70%) WSUS
10 9 (6.72%) Packer
10 9 (6.72%) Salt
11 8 (5.97%) collectd
11 8 (5.97%) StatsD
12 6 (4.48%) Nagios
12 6 (4.48%) Prometheus
13 5 (3.73%) Mesos
Vendors
1 17 (12.69%) VMware
2 16 (11.94%) Sonatype
3 12 (8.96%) SaltStack
4 8 (5.97%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.97%) Rackspace
5 6 (4.48%) AppDynamics
6 5 (3.73%) New Relic
6 5 (3.73%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.99%) Black Duck
7 4 (2.99%) F5
7 4 (2.99%) hybris
7 4 (2.99%) Oracle
8 3 (2.24%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.24%) Cisco
8 3 (2.24%) Fortinet
8 3 (2.24%) Infoblox
8 3 (2.24%) MuleSoft
8 3 (2.24%) Palo Alto
8 3 (2.24%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.24%) SolarWinds