Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 2018 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 847 838 874
Rank change year-on-year -9 +36 +12
Contract jobs citing Fastly 12 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.013% 0.017% 0.001%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.054% 0.10% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 1
England median daily rate £530 £423 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.33% +62.50% -
UK median daily rate £530 £423 £260
% change year-on-year +25.33% +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 22,191 15,766 11,886
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 23.53% 16.68% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,494 11,018 8,200
England median daily rate £493 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.68% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £306 £271 £281
90th Percentile £650 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £485 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +3.19% +4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 300 203 169
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +1.99% -9.38%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £12.20
90th Percentile £60.00 £60.00 £56.77
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.55
% change year-on-year -7.89% +2.45% -14.30%

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 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 17 November 2018. 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 +1 9 £530 +25.33% 5
North West - 3 - -
North of England - 3 - - 1
Fastly
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 9 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (58.33%) Heroku
2 7 (58.33%) Node.js
2 7 (58.33%) VCL
2 7 (58.33%) Redis
2 7 (58.33%) Neo4j
2 7 (58.33%) GitHub
2 7 (58.33%) Sass
2 7 (58.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 7 (58.33%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (58.33%) Amazon Kinesis
2 7 (58.33%) Graphite
2 7 (58.33%) AWS Lambda
2 7 (58.33%) Grafana
2 7 (58.33%) GraphQL
2 7 (58.33%) CircleCI
2 7 (58.33%) webpack
2 7 (58.33%) Serverless
3 6 (50.00%) Handlebars
3 6 (50.00%) Preactjs
3 6 (50.00%) Web Development
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) Splunk
5 3 (25.00%) Firewall
5 3 (25.00%) F5
5 3 (25.00%) Imperva
6 2 (16.67%) Android
6 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
6 2 (16.67%) CloudFront
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

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 7 (58.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (58.33%) Amazon Kinesis
2 7 (58.33%) AWS Lambda
2 7 (58.33%) GitHub
2 7 (58.33%) Heroku
2 7 (58.33%) Serverless
3 2 (16.67%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 7 (58.33%) Neo4j
1 7 (58.33%) Redis
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon Aurora
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) CircleCI
1 7 (58.33%) webpack
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) GraphQL
1 7 (58.33%) Node.js
1 7 (58.33%) Sass
1 7 (58.33%) VCL
2 6 (50.00%) Handlebars
2 6 (50.00%) Preactjs
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Derivative
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Android
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) B2B
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Decision-Making
3 1 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) C
2 2 (16.67%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Grafana
1 7 (58.33%) Graphite
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Splunk
2 3 (25.00%) F5
2 3 (25.00%) Imperva
3 2 (16.67%) Sybase