The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Amazon ELB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon ELB over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 386 417 425
Rank change year-on-year +31 +8  
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 36 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.078% 0.043%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.11% 0.64% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 3
Median daily rate £538 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £393 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £597 £631 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £506 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +15.71% +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Amazon ELB 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 3243 2669 1722
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 15.62% 12.30% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4016 3509 1739
Median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £319 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £395
% change year-on-year - +13.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 29 44
Median hourly rate £22.62 £22.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.81% -37.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.53 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £128.75 £47.18 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +70.58% -33.33%  

Amazon ELB
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon ELB in London

Amazon ELB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon ELB in London

Amazon ELB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon ELB in London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon ELB in London

Amazon ELB
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 Amazon ELB within the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Croydon - 13 £544 -
City of London -2 1 £500 +14.28% 1
Paddington - 1 £425 -
Amazon ELB
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon ELB 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 Amazon ELB.

1 62 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (88.71%) DevOps
3 54 (87.10%) Amazon S3
4 52 (83.87%) Amazon EC2
5 43 (69.35%) Linux
6 42 (67.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 33 (53.23%) Jenkins
7 33 (53.23%) Ansible
7 33 (53.23%) Puppet
8 30 (48.39%) Docker
9 29 (46.77%) Terraform
10 28 (45.16%) Bash Shell
10 28 (45.16%) Git (software)
11 27 (43.55%) Amazon RDS
12 26 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (38.71%) Python
14 23 (37.10%) Configuration Management
15 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (33.87%) PostgreSQL
17 20 (32.26%) logstash
17 20 (32.26%) Kibana
18 19 (30.65%) AWS CloudFormation
18 19 (30.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 19 (30.65%) VMware
19 18 (29.03%) HTTP
19 18 (29.03%) Java
19 18 (29.03%) Security Cleared
19 18 (29.03%) Route 53
20 17 (27.42%) Coaching
20 17 (27.42%) SC Cleared

Amazon ELB
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 15 (24.19%) Apache
2 14 (22.58%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (20.97%) nginx
4 10 (16.13%) Confluence
4 10 (16.13%) Tomcat
5 7 (11.29%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (6.45%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 62 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (87.10%) Amazon S3
3 52 (83.87%) Amazon EC2
4 42 (67.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 19 (30.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 19 (30.65%) AWS CloudFormation
6 18 (29.03%) Route 53
7 16 (25.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 11 (17.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 10 (16.13%) Amazon SQS
10 7 (11.29%) Amazon Kinesis
11 6 (9.68%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (9.68%) CloudFront
12 4 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
13 3 (4.84%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (4.84%) AWS CloudTrail
13 3 (4.84%) IaaS
13 3 (4.84%) PaaS
13 3 (4.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.03%) HTTP
2 16 (25.81%) DNS
3 13 (20.97%) OpenLDAP
4 10 (16.13%) OpenVPN
4 10 (16.13%) SSH
5 2 (3.23%) Network Security
5 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.23%) VPN
6 1 (1.61%) Firewall
6 1 (1.61%) LDAP
6 1 (1.61%) SAN
6 1 (1.61%) SMTP
6 1 (1.61%) SSL
6 1 (1.61%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (43.55%) Amazon RDS
2 21 (33.87%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (14.52%) NoSQL
4 8 (12.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 7 (11.29%) Hadoop
5 7 (11.29%) MongoDB
6 6 (9.68%) Big Data
6 6 (9.68%) Oracle Database
7 5 (8.06%) MySQL
8 4 (6.45%) Redis
9 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
10 1 (1.61%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.61%) HBase
Development Applications
1 33 (53.23%) Jenkins
2 28 (45.16%) Git (software)
3 15 (24.19%) Maven
4 13 (20.97%) Sonatype Nexus
5 11 (17.74%) Ant
5 11 (17.74%) Bitbucket
5 11 (17.74%) JIRA
6 10 (16.13%) JUnit
6 10 (16.13%) Liquibase
6 10 (16.13%) SonarQube
7 3 (4.84%) Artifactory
7 3 (4.84%) TeamCity
8 2 (3.23%) GoCD
8 2 (3.23%) Subversion
8 2 (3.23%) Vagrant
9 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.61%) GitLab
9 1 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (8.06%) Banking
2 3 (4.84%) Games
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (72.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 31 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
3 28 (45.16%) AWS DevOps
3 28 (45.16%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Architect
5 6 (9.68%) DBA
6 5 (8.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared DBA
7 4 (6.45%) Senior DevOps
7 4 (6.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Big Data Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Digital Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Platform Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Senior WebOps Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.19%) Elastic Stack
2 13 (20.97%) REST
3 11 (17.74%) Web Services
4 10 (16.13%) MCollective
5 6 (9.68%) Kafka
5 6 (9.68%) Node.js
5 6 (9.68%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 4 (6.45%) boto
6 4 (6.45%) JSON
6 4 (6.45%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (4.84%) LAMP
7 3 (4.84%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (4.84%) OAuth
7 3 (4.84%) OpenID
7 3 (4.84%) SAML
8 2 (3.23%) RESTful
9 1 (1.61%) HTML
9 1 (1.61%) Java EE
9 1 (1.61%) Middleware
9 1 (1.61%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.23%) Clustering
3 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.23%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 43 (69.35%) Linux
2 14 (22.58%) CentOS
2 14 (22.58%) Windows
3 8 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (8.06%) Unix
5 3 (4.84%) CoreOS
6 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (88.71%) DevOps
2 26 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (37.10%) Configuration Management
4 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (27.42%) Coaching
6 14 (22.58%) Load Balancing
6 14 (22.58%) Microservices
7 13 (20.97%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (17.74%) Scrum
9 10 (16.13%) Auto-Scaling
9 10 (16.13%) Service Management
9 10 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (11.29%) High Availability
11 4 (6.45%) Analytics
11 4 (6.45%) Information Security
11 4 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (6.45%) SDLC
12 3 (4.84%) API Design
12 3 (4.84%) Push Notifications
12 3 (4.84%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.16%) Bash Shell
2 24 (38.71%) Python
3 18 (29.03%) Java
4 17 (27.42%) Ruby
5 10 (16.13%) Groovy
6 8 (12.90%) Shell Script
7 7 (11.29%) Go
8 6 (9.68%) PowerShell
9 5 (8.06%) PHP
9 5 (8.06%) Scala
10 2 (3.23%) Perl
10 2 (3.23%) SQL
11 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (29.03%) Security Cleared
2 17 (27.42%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.29%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.61%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (48.39%) Docker
2 13 (20.97%) Squid
3 12 (19.35%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (16.13%) Postfix
4 10 (16.13%) vCloud
5 7 (11.29%) HDFS
6 6 (9.68%) Corosync
6 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
8 2 (3.23%) VirtualBox
9 1 (1.61%) LXC
Systems Management
1 33 (53.23%) Ansible
1 33 (53.23%) Puppet
2 29 (46.77%) Terraform
3 20 (32.26%) Kibana
3 20 (32.26%) logstash
4 16 (25.81%) Kubernetes
5 13 (20.97%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (20.97%) Sysdig
5 13 (20.97%) ZABBIX
6 11 (17.74%) Packer
7 10 (16.13%) Docker Swarm
7 10 (16.13%) Rancher
7 10 (16.13%) Rsyslog
8 7 (11.29%) HAProxy
9 6 (9.68%) Data Guard
9 6 (9.68%) Graphite
9 6 (9.68%) Pacemaker
10 5 (8.06%) Prometheus
11 4 (6.45%) Hadoop YARN
12 3 (4.84%) rkt
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) VMware
2 10 (16.13%) Oracle
2 10 (16.13%) Sonatype
3 8 (12.90%) Red Hat
4 6 (9.68%) New Relic
5 4 (6.45%) Google
5 4 (6.45%) Hortonworks
6 3 (4.84%) ForgeRock
6 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.23%) AppDynamics
7 2 (3.23%) Dell
7 2 (3.23%) IBM
7 2 (3.23%) RightScale
7 2 (3.23%) Splunk
8 1 (1.61%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.61%) SaltStack
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