The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CloudFront skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CloudFront 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 CloudFront
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 561 606 622
Rank change year-on-year +45 +16  
Contract jobs citing CloudFront 21 26 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.049% 0.053% 0.006%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.35% 0.52% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 3
Median daily rate £538 £504 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.69% +43.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £290 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £275 £300
% change year-on-year +90.90% -8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

CloudFront 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%  

CloudFront
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for CloudFront in England

CloudFront
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CloudFront in England

CloudFront
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for CloudFront in England

CloudFront
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 CloudFront 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 +9 14 £538 +2.38% 5
South East +32 5 £525 +90.90%
North West - 2 £405 -
CloudFront
UK

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

1 45 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (80.00%) Amazon S3
3 33 (73.33%) Amazon EC2
4 28 (62.22%) DevOps
5 27 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
6 24 (53.33%) AWS CloudFormation
7 23 (51.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 21 (46.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 19 (42.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 18 (40.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 18 (40.00%) Microservices
11 17 (37.78%) Java
12 16 (35.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 16 (35.56%) Amazon SQS
13 15 (33.33%) PaaS
13 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (31.11%) nginx
15 13 (28.89%) VPN
15 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
15 13 (28.89%) Terraform
16 12 (26.67%) Web Services
16 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
16 12 (26.67%) Auto-Scaling
16 12 (26.67%) AWS CloudTrail
17 11 (24.44%) Linux
17 11 (24.44%) Python
18 10 (22.22%) MVC
18 10 (22.22%) Puppet
18 10 (22.22%) Jenkins
19 9 (20.00%) TDD

CloudFront
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 14 (31.11%) nginx
2 7 (15.56%) Confluence
2 7 (15.56%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (11.11%) Apache Solr
4 4 (8.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Apache
5 3 (6.67%) WordPress
6 2 (4.44%) Apache Qpid
6 2 (4.44%) Lightstreamer
6 2 (4.44%) WebORB
6 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.22%) CMS
7 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
7 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
7 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (4.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 45 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (80.00%) Amazon S3
3 33 (73.33%) Amazon EC2
4 24 (53.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 21 (46.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 19 (42.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 18 (40.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 16 (35.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 16 (35.56%) Amazon SQS
9 15 (33.33%) PaaS
10 12 (26.67%) AWS CloudTrail
11 9 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
12 8 (17.78%) Amazon ELB
12 8 (17.78%) Route 53
13 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (11.11%) SaaS
14 3 (6.67%) IaaS
15 2 (4.44%) Akamai
15 2 (4.44%) Amazon Kinesis
16 1 (2.22%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) VPN
2 5 (11.11%) Firewall
3 3 (6.67%) Network Security
3 3 (6.67%) SSL
4 2 (4.44%) DNS
4 2 (4.44%) Internet
4 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.22%) HTTP
5 1 (2.22%) Intranet
5 1 (2.22%) IPsec
5 1 (2.22%) LAN
5 1 (2.22%) MPLS
5 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
2 23 (51.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 7 (15.56%) MongoDB
4 6 (13.33%) MySQL
4 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
6 4 (8.89%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.22%) Couchbase
8 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.22%) Redis
8 1 (2.22%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 8 (17.78%) Eclipse
3 8 (17.78%) Maven
4 7 (15.56%) JIRA
5 6 (13.33%) Gradle
5 6 (13.33%) IntelliJ
5 6 (13.33%) JUnit
5 6 (13.33%) Mercurial
6 4 (8.89%) Checkstyle
6 4 (8.89%) SonarQube
7 2 (4.44%) Bower
7 2 (4.44%) gulp
7 2 (4.44%) PHPUnit
7 2 (4.44%) Travis CI
7 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.22%) Moq
8 1 (2.22%) MSTest
8 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (8.89%) Retail
2 3 (6.67%) Finance
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) AWS Engineer
1 17 (37.78%) Developer
2 16 (35.56%) AWS DevOps
2 16 (35.56%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 12 (26.67%) Java Developer
5 7 (15.56%) Architect
6 6 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) AWS Architect
7 4 (8.89%) AWS Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (6.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (6.67%) PHP Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.44%) HTML Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Lead PHP Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Technical Leader
9 2 (4.44%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) Web Services
2 8 (17.78%) Spring
2 8 (17.78%) Spring MVC
3 7 (15.56%) REST
4 6 (13.33%) JSF
4 6 (13.33%) Struts
5 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 5 (11.11%) HTML
5 5 (11.11%) Middleware
5 5 (11.11%) Node.js
6 4 (8.89%) jQuery
6 4 (8.89%) JSON
6 4 (8.89%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (8.89%) React
7 3 (6.67%) CSS
7 3 (6.67%) Laravel
8 2 (4.44%) Akka
8 2 (4.44%) Kafka
8 2 (4.44%) Sass
8 2 (4.44%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (8.89%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (4.44%) User Experience
4 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.22%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Linux
2 6 (13.33%) Unix
2 6 (13.33%) Windows
3 2 (4.44%) CentOS
3 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.22%) Android
4 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) DevOps
2 18 (40.00%) Microservices
3 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (26.67%) Auto-Scaling
5 10 (22.22%) MVC
6 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (20.00%) SOA
6 9 (20.00%) TDD
7 8 (17.78%) BDD
8 7 (15.56%) Configuration Management
8 7 (15.56%) Migration
8 7 (15.56%) Unit Testing
9 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
9 6 (13.33%) Kanban
9 6 (13.33%) Pair Programming
9 6 (13.33%) Scrum
9 6 (13.33%) User Stories
10 4 (8.89%) Content Management
10 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
11 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) Java
2 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
3 11 (24.44%) Python
4 9 (20.00%) PHP
5 8 (17.78%) Ruby
6 5 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 4 (8.89%) SQL
8 3 (6.67%) C#
8 3 (6.67%) Perl
8 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
9 2 (4.44%) C++
9 2 (4.44%) Scala
10 1 (2.22%) PHP 7
10 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.22%) CCNA
2 1 (2.22%) CCNP
2 1 (2.22%) CISA
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.22%) CISM
2 1 (2.22%) CISSP
2 1 (2.22%) MCSE
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) ISO 20022
1 2 (4.44%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.22%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Docker
2 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (28.89%) Terraform
2 10 (22.22%) Puppet
3 7 (15.56%) Ansible
4 3 (6.67%) Nagios
4 3 (6.67%) Packer
5 2 (4.44%) cPanel
5 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.22%) Consul
6 1 (2.22%) Grafana
6 1 (2.22%) Graphite
6 1 (2.22%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.22%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Adobe
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.44%) IBM
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle
3 2 (4.44%) Zend
4 1 (2.22%) Google
4 1 (2.22%) New Relic
4 1 (2.22%) Pardot
4 1 (2.22%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.22%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.22%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) VMware
London
Roc Search
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago