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 30 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.

Amazon CloudFront
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 552 594 590
Rank change year-on-year +42 -4  
Contract jobs citing CloudFront 24 30 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.057% 0.060% 0.023%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.44% 0.73% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 10
Median daily rate £500 £475 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £506 £513 £350
% change year-on-year -1.21% +46.42%  
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 5471 4107 2560
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 13.03% 8.22% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3832 2875 1667
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 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £599
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 74 91
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 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.60 £47.50 £36.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -17.92% -13.35%  

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 30 March 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 30 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 +29 17 £500 +5.26%
South East +19 5 £513 -
North West +31 2 £494 -
CloudFront
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 54 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (88.89%) Amazon EC2
3 46 (85.19%) Amazon S3
4 43 (79.63%) Amazon RDS
5 42 (77.78%) DevOps
6 41 (75.93%) AWS CloudFormation
7 32 (59.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 30 (55.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 29 (53.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 27 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 26 (48.15%) Microservices
11 26 (48.15%) PaaS
11 26 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (46.30%) nginx
13 24 (44.44%) Terraform
14 23 (42.59%) AWS CloudTrail
14 23 (42.59%) VPN
15 22 (40.74%) Auto-Scaling
16 18 (33.33%) AWS Certification
16 18 (33.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 17 (31.48%) Python
18 15 (27.78%) Java
18 15 (27.78%) Infrastructure Monitoring
18 15 (27.78%) Puppet
18 15 (27.78%) Amazon ELB
19 13 (24.07%) Linux
20 12 (22.22%) SOA
20 12 (22.22%) Amazon SQS
20 12 (22.22%) Git (software)
21 9 (16.67%) Bash Shell

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 25 (46.30%) nginx
2 8 (14.81%) Confluence
3 5 (9.26%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (9.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (3.70%) Apache Qpid
4 2 (3.70%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.70%) Lightstreamer
4 2 (3.70%) WebORB
4 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.85%) Apache
5 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 54 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (88.89%) Amazon EC2
3 46 (85.19%) Amazon S3
4 41 (75.93%) AWS CloudFormation
5 32 (59.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 29 (53.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 27 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 26 (48.15%) PaaS
9 23 (42.59%) AWS CloudTrail
10 18 (33.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 15 (27.78%) Amazon ELB
12 12 (22.22%) Amazon SQS
13 9 (16.67%) Route 53
14 6 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
15 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
16 3 (5.56%) Akamai
16 3 (5.56%) IaaS
16 3 (5.56%) SaaS
17 2 (3.70%) Amazon Kinesis
18 1 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (42.59%) VPN
2 5 (9.26%) Firewall
3 3 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (5.56%) Network Security
3 3 (5.56%) SSL
4 2 (3.70%) DNS
4 2 (3.70%) Internet
4 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.85%) HTTP
5 1 (1.85%) IPsec
5 1 (1.85%) LAN
5 1 (1.85%) MPLS
5 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (79.63%) Amazon RDS
2 30 (55.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
4 7 (12.96%) MongoDB
5 6 (11.11%) NoSQL
6 4 (7.41%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (7.41%) MySQL
6 4 (7.41%) Redis
7 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.85%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 8 (14.81%) JIRA
4 6 (11.11%) Eclipse
4 6 (11.11%) Maven
5 5 (9.26%) Vagrant
6 4 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (7.41%) Gradle
6 4 (7.41%) IntelliJ
6 4 (7.41%) JUnit
6 4 (7.41%) Mercurial
7 2 (3.70%) Checkstyle
7 2 (3.70%) SonarQube
7 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.85%) Bower
General
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Retail
3 2 (3.70%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (51.85%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (48.15%) AWS DevOps
3 24 (44.44%) AWS Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Architect
5 7 (12.96%) Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 5 (9.26%) AWS Architect
7 5 (9.26%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (7.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (7.41%) NoSQL Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.70%) AWS Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) Web Services
2 7 (12.96%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (9.26%) CSS
4 5 (9.26%) HTML
4 5 (9.26%) REST
5 4 (7.41%) JSF
5 4 (7.41%) Middleware
5 4 (7.41%) Spring
5 4 (7.41%) Spring MVC
5 4 (7.41%) Struts
6 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 3 (5.56%) JSON
7 2 (3.70%) Akka
7 2 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (3.70%) FpML
7 2 (3.70%) Kafka
7 2 (3.70%) React
7 2 (3.70%) Serverless Framework
7 2 (3.70%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.07%) Linux
2 7 (12.96%) Unix
3 6 (11.11%) CentOS
3 6 (11.11%) Windows
4 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (77.78%) DevOps
2 26 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (48.15%) Microservices
3 22 (40.74%) Auto-Scaling
4 15 (27.78%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 12 (22.22%) SOA
6 8 (14.81%) Migration
7 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
8 6 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
9 5 (9.26%) MVC
9 5 (9.26%) TDD
9 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
10 4 (7.41%) BDD
10 4 (7.41%) Continuous Deployment
10 4 (7.41%) Kanban
10 4 (7.41%) Pair Programming
10 4 (7.41%) Scrum
10 4 (7.41%) User Stories
10 4 (7.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 17 (31.48%) Python
2 15 (27.78%) Java
3 9 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (16.67%) PHP
4 8 (14.81%) Ruby
4 8 (14.81%) SQL
5 3 (5.56%) Perl
6 2 (3.70%) C#
6 2 (3.70%) C++
6 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.70%) Scala
7 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.85%) CCNA
2 1 (1.85%) CCNP
2 1 (1.85%) CISA
2 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.85%) CISM
2 1 (1.85%) CISSP
2 1 (1.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) MCSE
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) ISO20022
1 2 (3.70%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Docker
2 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (44.44%) Terraform
2 15 (27.78%) Puppet
3 7 (12.96%) Ansible
3 7 (12.96%) Packer
4 5 (9.26%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (5.56%) Graphite
5 3 (5.56%) Kubernetes
6 2 (3.70%) Consul
6 2 (3.70%) Grafana
6 2 (3.70%) logstash
7 1 (1.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) New Relic
1 4 (7.41%) SaltStack
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.70%) Adobe
3 2 (3.70%) IBM
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.85%) Google
4 1 (1.85%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.85%) SAP
4 1 (1.85%) VMware