Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Akamai skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Akamai over the 6 months to 21 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.

Akamai Technologies, Inc
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 598 586 580
Rank change year-on-year -12 -6 -5
Contract jobs citing Akamai 36 29 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.076% 0.065% 0.064%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.41% 0.46% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 27
London median daily rate £525 £438 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -5.91% -2.11%
10th Percentile £418 £363 £315
90th Percentile £658 £538 £525
England median daily rate £525 £388 £465
% change year-on-year +35.48% -16.67% +9.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £51.00 - -
England median hourly rate £51.00 - -

Akamai 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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 8707 6338 3763
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 18.50% 14.11% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6514 4660 2784
London median daily rate £500 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +3.53%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £638 £625 £614
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 49 30
London median hourly rate £21.40 £23.50 £20.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.94% +16.83% +11.75%
10th Percentile £11.33 £14.81 £11.25
90th Percentile £159.25 £98.00 £40.40
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year +5.26% -12.20% +20.22%

Akamai
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Akamai as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Akamai in London

Akamai
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Akamai in London

Akamai
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Akamai in London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Akamai in London

Akamai
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Akamai within the London region over the 6 months to 21 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
East London -1 4 £515 +14.44%
Central London +6 3 £538 +38.71% 1
West London -8 1 £425 -
Akamai
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Akamai 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 London region with a requirement for Akamai.

1 23 (63.89%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (52.78%) Docker
2 19 (52.78%) DevOps
3 18 (50.00%) Linux
4 12 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 12 (33.33%) Python
5 11 (30.56%) GitHub
6 8 (22.22%) nginx
6 8 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 8 (22.22%) Puppet
6 8 (22.22%) Splunk
6 8 (22.22%) Ansible
6 8 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (22.22%) Web Services
6 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 8 (22.22%) Firewall
6 8 (22.22%) Finance
6 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (22.22%) JIRA
7 7 (19.44%) Java
7 7 (19.44%) Apache
7 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
8 6 (16.67%) DNS
8 6 (16.67%) ITIL
8 6 (16.67%) Nagios
8 6 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (16.67%) Fastly
8 6 (16.67%) Confluence
8 6 (16.67%) Heroku
9 5 (13.89%) High Availability

Akamai
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (22.22%) nginx
2 7 (19.44%) Apache
3 6 (16.67%) Confluence
4 5 (13.89%) OpenStack
4 5 (13.89%) WordPress
5 3 (8.33%) IIS
5 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
6 2 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (63.89%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (30.56%) GitHub
3 8 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (16.67%) Fastly
4 6 (16.67%) Heroku
5 5 (13.89%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (8.33%) Serverless
7 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (2.78%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (2.78%) BrowserStack
7 1 (2.78%) Cloudflare
7 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (2.78%) PaaS
7 1 (2.78%) SaaS
7 1 (2.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) Firewall
2 6 (16.67%) DNS
3 4 (11.11%) SAN
3 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.33%) HTTP
4 3 (8.33%) VPN
5 2 (5.56%) Network Security
6 1 (2.78%) BGP
6 1 (2.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (2.78%) HSRP
6 1 (2.78%) Internet
6 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.78%) LAN
6 1 (2.78%) MPLS
6 1 (2.78%) OSPF
6 1 (2.78%) RTCP
6 1 (2.78%) SSL
6 1 (2.78%) VRRP
6 1 (2.78%) WAN
6 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.78%) Big Data
1 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
1 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 8 (22.22%) JIRA
3 5 (13.89%) CircleCI
4 2 (5.56%) Bitbucket
4 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.78%) Apache Continuum
5 1 (2.78%) git-flow
5 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Legal
3 3 (8.33%) Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Digital Economy
3 3 (8.33%) Law
4 2 (5.56%) Retail
5 1 (2.78%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
2 6 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Build Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Operations Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (5.56%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) Web Services
2 4 (11.11%) HTML
3 3 (8.33%) Node.js
4 2 (5.56%) CSS
4 2 (5.56%) React
4 2 (5.56%) REST
5 1 (2.78%) .NET
5 1 (2.78%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (2.78%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.78%) Handlebars
5 1 (2.78%) HTML5
5 1 (2.78%) Java EE
5 1 (2.78%) JSON
5 1 (2.78%) LESS
5 1 (2.78%) SAML
5 1 (2.78%) SOAP
5 1 (2.78%) Symfony
5 1 (2.78%) XACML
5 1 (2.78%) XML
5 1 (2.78%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.11%) Private Cloud
3 3 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.56%) PKI
5 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Amazon Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Windows
3 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.56%) CentOS
5 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) DevOps
2 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
4 6 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (16.67%) ITIL
5 5 (13.89%) Change Management
5 5 (13.89%) High Availability
5 5 (13.89%) Project Management
5 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (8.33%) DDoS Mitigation
7 3 (8.33%) Network Design
7 3 (8.33%) Programme Delivery
7 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (5.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) Python
2 8 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 7 (19.44%) Java
4 3 (8.33%) Go
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) Perl
5 2 (5.56%) Ruby
6 1 (2.78%) ES6
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) CISSP
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) CCDP
2 2 (5.56%) CCIE
2 2 (5.56%) CCNP
2 2 (5.56%) CEH
2 2 (5.56%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) CISM
2 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.78%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.78%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) COBIT
2 1 (2.78%) ISO 22301
2 1 (2.78%) NIST 800
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (52.78%) Docker
2 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Ansible
1 8 (22.22%) Puppet
2 6 (16.67%) Nagios
3 5 (13.89%) Grafana
4 4 (11.11%) Kubernetes
5 3 (8.33%) Terraform
6 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.78%) FreeIPA
7 1 (2.78%) Marathon
7 1 (2.78%) Mesos
7 1 (2.78%) Rundeck
7 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Splunk
2 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
2 5 (13.89%) VMware
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) Rackspace
4 2 (5.56%) F5
4 2 (5.56%) New Relic
5 1 (2.78%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (2.78%) AlienVault
5 1 (2.78%) Gigya
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) Intel
5 1 (2.78%) McAfee
5 1 (2.78%) Meraki
5 1 (2.78%) MobileIron
5 1 (2.78%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.78%) Perforce
5 1 (2.78%) Prolexic
5 1 (2.78%) SevOne