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 3 months to 28 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.

Akamai Technologies, Inc
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 391 397 384
Rank change year-on-year +6 -13  
Contract jobs citing Akamai 11 29 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.056% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.37% 1.37% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 27 23
Median daily rate £560 £525 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +11.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £535 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 £450
% change year-on-year - -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Akamai 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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2986 2118 1382
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 15.32% 9.50% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2219 1563 930
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 22 27
Median hourly rate £21.92 £26.25 £27.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.50% -3.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.28 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £43.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.49% -13.35%  

Akamai
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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
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 3 months to 28 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
City of London -9 2 - -
Akamai
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) DevOps
3 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (36.36%) Linux
3 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (31.82%) F5
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (31.82%) XML
4 7 (31.82%) Docker
5 5 (22.73%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (22.73%) Meraki
5 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
5 5 (22.73%) Palo Alto
5 5 (22.73%) XSL
5 5 (22.73%) .NET
5 5 (22.73%) IIS
5 5 (22.73%) LAN
5 5 (22.73%) WAN
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco
5 5 (22.73%) DNS
5 5 (22.73%) Network Design
5 5 (22.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (22.73%) Wireless
5 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
5 5 (22.73%) Time Management
5 5 (22.73%) PCI DSS
5 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
5 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (22.73%) Puppet

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 5 (22.73%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (22.73%) IIS
2 3 (13.64%) nginx
2 3 (13.64%) OpenStack
2 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.09%) Drupal
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (4.55%) CMS
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) InfoPath
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (13.64%) CloudFront
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (9.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (9.09%) IaaS
4 2 (9.09%) Office 365
4 2 (9.09%) PaaS
4 2 (9.09%) Route 53
4 2 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (4.55%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (4.55%) Bluemix
5 1 (4.55%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) DNS
1 5 (22.73%) LAN
1 5 (22.73%) WAN
1 5 (22.73%) Wireless
2 2 (9.09%) LDAP
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) HTTP
3 1 (4.55%) MPLS
3 1 (4.55%) SSL
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (9.09%) PowerPivot
2 2 (9.09%) Redis
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.09%) Grunt
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Marketing
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) AWS DevOps
2 5 (22.73%) AWS Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Design Specialist
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (18.18%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (18.18%) Ubuntu Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Voice Specialist
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Web Architect
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Network Technical Architect
6 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Design Architect
6 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) XML
2 5 (22.73%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) XSL
3 4 (18.18%) Ajax
3 4 (18.18%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (18.18%) HTML
3 4 (18.18%) jQuery
3 4 (18.18%) Kafka
4 3 (13.64%) REST
4 3 (13.64%) SOAP
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 2 (9.09%) Backbone.js
5 2 (9.09%) CSS
5 2 (9.09%) Drush
5 2 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (9.09%) Sass
5 2 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (4.55%) Middleware
6 1 (4.55%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) CentOS
2 4 (18.18%) Ubuntu
3 3 (13.64%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) DevOps
3 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (22.73%) Network Design
4 5 (22.73%) Time Management
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 4 (18.18%) Security Patching
6 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.64%) Content Management
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) Performance Optimisation
6 3 (13.64%) SDLC
6 3 (13.64%) Workflow
7 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
2 4 (18.18%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) Perl
3 3 (13.64%) Python
3 3 (13.64%) Ruby
4 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 2 (9.09%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) PHP
4 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) PCI DSS
1 5 (22.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Docker
2 4 (18.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Puppet
2 4 (18.18%) FreeIPA
2 4 (18.18%) Marathon
2 4 (18.18%) Mesos
2 4 (18.18%) Nagios
3 3 (13.64%) Ansible
3 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (9.09%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) F5
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco
2 5 (22.73%) Meraki
2 5 (22.73%) Palo Alto
3 4 (18.18%) Perforce
3 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 3 (13.64%) Splunk
5 2 (9.09%) IBM
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.09%) New Relic
5 2 (9.09%) Riverbed
6 1 (4.55%) Adobe
6 1 (4.55%) SAP
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