Period
to 8 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Fastly skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fastly over the 6 months to 8 December 2019 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.

Fastly.com
UK > England
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 753 873 855
Rank change year-on-year +120 -18 +16
Contract jobs citing Fastly 13 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.018% 0.010% 0.017%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.059% 0.042% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 13
England median daily rate £515 £525 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +24.26% +62.50%
10th Percentile £498 £463 £331
90th Percentile £619 £550 £516
UK median daily rate £515 £525 £423
% change year-on-year -1.90% +24.26% +62.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Fastly 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 22,024 23,796 16,811
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.07% 24.92% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,077 16,705 11,774
England median daily rate £500 £490 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £281 £306 £275
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £495 £485 £470
% change year-on-year +2.06% +3.19% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 366 309 206
England median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.86% -14.63% +7.89%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.25 £11.13
90th Percentile £78.75 £58.00 £58.75
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% +7.85%

Fastly
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Fastly in England

Fastly
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fastly in England

Fastly
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fastly in England over the 6 months to 8 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fastly in England

Fastly
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fastly in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fastly in England

Fastly
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 Fastly within the England region over the 6 months to 8 December 2019. 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 +97 12 £515 -1.90%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
Fastly
UK

For the 6 months to 8 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Fastly also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Fastly.

1 12 (92.31%) Node.js
2 11 (84.62%) GraphQL
2 11 (84.62%) CircleCI
3 10 (76.92%) User Experience
4 8 (61.54%) Graphite
4 8 (61.54%) Handlebars
4 8 (61.54%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (61.54%) Redis
4 8 (61.54%) Neo4j
4 8 (61.54%) GitHub
4 8 (61.54%) Sass
4 8 (61.54%) VCL
4 8 (61.54%) webpack
4 8 (61.54%) Grafana
5 7 (53.85%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (46.15%) Decision-Making
6 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
6 6 (46.15%) ETL
7 5 (38.46%) Docker
8 4 (30.77%) Kubernetes
9 3 (23.08%) Datadog
9 3 (23.08%) Kibana
9 3 (23.08%) TypeScript
9 3 (23.08%) CSS3
9 3 (23.08%) Express
9 3 (23.08%) HTML5
9 3 (23.08%) CSS
9 3 (23.08%) HTML
9 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
9 3 (23.08%) Google

Fastly
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 8 (61.54%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) GitHub
2 3 (23.08%) Datadog
2 3 (23.08%) Serverless
3 2 (15.38%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (15.38%) AWS
3 2 (15.38%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (15.38%) Heroku
4 1 (7.69%) Apigee
4 1 (7.69%) Azure
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (7.69%) Google Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) Neo4j
1 8 (61.54%) Redis
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) CircleCI
2 8 (61.54%) webpack
3 3 (23.08%) Cypress.io
3 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
1 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Architect
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (7.69%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) Node.js
2 11 (84.62%) GraphQL
3 8 (61.54%) Handlebars
3 8 (61.54%) Sass
3 8 (61.54%) VCL
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) CSS3
4 3 (23.08%) Express
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) HTML5
4 3 (23.08%) Jest
4 3 (23.08%) Next.js
4 3 (23.08%) Preactjs
5 2 (15.38%) RESTful
6 1 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Android
1 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (46.15%) Decision-Making
2 6 (46.15%) ETL
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Kanban
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Pair Programming
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Use Case
4 2 (15.38%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) B2B
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Microservices
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) SOLID
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) TypeScript
3 2 (15.38%) Apple Swift
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) Kotlin
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Python
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Grafana
1 8 (61.54%) Graphite
2 4 (30.77%) Kubernetes
3 3 (23.08%) Kibana
4 1 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Google
2 2 (15.38%) Splunk
3 1 (7.69%) Dynatrace
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft