Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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.

Amazon Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 546 553 600
Rank change year-on-year +7 +47 -5
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 86 63 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.14% 0.038%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.00% 1.00% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 44 8
London median daily rate £538 £520 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.37% +30.00% -3.03%
10th Percentile £455 £383 £315
90th Percentile £665 £636 £510
England median daily rate £538 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +19.44% +12.50% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Amazon ELB 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 8616 6290 3783
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 18.46% 14.11% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6449 4624 2801
London median daily rate £500 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +3.53%
10th Percentile £310 £302 £275
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
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%

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
South London - 15 £538 - 2
Central London +1 11 £550 -
Amazon ELB
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 82 (95.35%) Amazon AWS
2 77 (89.53%) Amazon EC2
3 71 (82.56%) DevOps
4 64 (74.42%) Linux
5 56 (65.12%) Amazon RDS
6 53 (61.63%) Amazon S3
7 51 (59.30%) Route 53
8 50 (58.14%) Puppet
9 45 (52.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 43 (50.00%) Jenkins
10 43 (50.00%) Ansible
10 43 (50.00%) Docker
11 42 (48.84%) Terraform
12 40 (46.51%) Configuration Management
13 33 (38.37%) Git (software)
14 32 (37.21%) Python
15 30 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
16 28 (32.56%) Security Cleared
17 26 (30.23%) SC Cleared
18 25 (29.07%) AWS CloudFormation
19 24 (27.91%) Sonatype Nexus
20 23 (26.74%) DNS
21 19 (22.09%) TCP/IP
21 19 (22.09%) Firewall
21 19 (22.09%) JSON
21 19 (22.09%) NoSQL
22 18 (20.93%) Amazon ElastiCache
23 17 (19.77%) Artifactory
23 17 (19.77%) Ruby
24 16 (18.60%) Migration

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 14 (16.28%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (15.12%) Apache
3 10 (11.63%) nginx
4 9 (10.47%) Tomcat
5 8 (9.30%) Confluence
6 5 (5.81%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (4.65%) Apache Solr
7 4 (4.65%) IIS
8 3 (3.49%) CMS
9 2 (2.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (2.33%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.16%) JBoss
10 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
10 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 82 (95.35%) Amazon AWS
2 77 (89.53%) Amazon EC2
3 53 (61.63%) Amazon S3
4 51 (59.30%) Route 53
5 45 (52.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 25 (29.07%) AWS CloudFormation
7 18 (20.93%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 15 (17.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 12 (13.95%) Amazon SQS
9 12 (13.95%) CloudFront
10 11 (12.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 10 (11.63%) Amazon Kinesis
12 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (4.65%) Amazon EMR
13 4 (4.65%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (4.65%) IaaS
13 4 (4.65%) PaaS
13 4 (4.65%) Serverless
14 3 (3.49%) GitHub
15 2 (2.33%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 23 (26.74%) DNS
2 19 (22.09%) Firewall
2 19 (22.09%) TCP/IP
3 12 (13.95%) HTTP
4 8 (9.30%) SSH
5 7 (8.14%) OpenLDAP
5 7 (8.14%) OpenVPN
6 5 (5.81%) VPN
7 3 (3.49%) SSL
8 2 (2.33%) BGP
8 2 (2.33%) DHCP
9 1 (1.16%) BIG-IP
9 1 (1.16%) ICMP
9 1 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.16%) LDAP
9 1 (1.16%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (65.12%) Amazon RDS
2 19 (22.09%) NoSQL
3 16 (18.60%) MongoDB
4 15 (17.44%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (17.44%) SQL Server
5 12 (13.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 11 (12.79%) Redis
7 10 (11.63%) MySQL
8 9 (10.47%) Power BI
9 5 (5.81%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (4.65%) RDBMS
10 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
11 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
12 2 (2.33%) Big Data
13 1 (1.16%) GIS
13 1 (1.16%) Hazelcast
13 1 (1.16%) InfluxDB
13 1 (1.16%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 43 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 33 (38.37%) Git (software)
3 24 (27.91%) Sonatype Nexus
4 17 (19.77%) Artifactory
5 11 (12.79%) Bitbucket
5 11 (12.79%) JIRA
6 8 (9.30%) Maven
7 7 (8.14%) Ant
7 7 (8.14%) JUnit
7 7 (8.14%) Liquibase
7 7 (8.14%) SonarQube
8 6 (6.98%) Vagrant
9 5 (5.81%) Subversion
10 4 (4.65%) Cucumber
10 4 (4.65%) Selenium
11 3 (3.49%) Mercurial
12 1 (1.16%) Apache Continuum
12 1 (1.16%) Gradle
12 1 (1.16%) Jasmine
12 1 (1.16%) RSpec
General
1 7 (8.14%) Games
2 5 (5.81%) Finance
3 3 (3.49%) Marketing
3 3 (3.49%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) Banking
4 2 (2.33%) Electronics
4 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Local Government
5 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (68.60%) DevOps Engineer
2 44 (51.16%) AWS Engineer
3 36 (41.86%) AWS DevOps
4 35 (40.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 13 (15.12%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Architect
7 4 (4.65%) Digital Architect
7 4 (4.65%) Games Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.49%) Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.49%) Head of DevOps
8 3 (3.49%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) WebOps Engineer
9 2 (2.33%) AWS Specialist
9 2 (2.33%) Cloud Specialist
9 2 (2.33%) Ruby Engineer
9 2 (2.33%) Senior WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.09%) JSON
2 16 (18.60%) Web Services
3 14 (16.28%) YAML
4 13 (15.12%) REST
5 12 (13.95%) Elastic Stack
6 11 (12.79%) Kafka
7 9 (10.47%) LEMP Stack
8 7 (8.14%) HTML
8 7 (8.14%) MCollective
8 7 (8.14%) RESTful
9 6 (6.98%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (6.98%) SAML
10 5 (5.81%) OAuth
10 5 (5.81%) OpenID
10 5 (5.81%) Sensu
10 5 (5.81%) Sinatra
11 4 (4.65%) .NET
12 3 (3.49%) .NET Framework
12 3 (3.49%) CSS
13 2 (2.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (5.81%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.49%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.16%) DataPower
5 1 (1.16%) Fintech
5 1 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.16%) PKI
5 1 (1.16%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 64 (74.42%) Linux
2 16 (18.60%) Windows
3 15 (17.44%) Windows Server
4 14 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (12.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (8.14%) CentOS
7 5 (5.81%) Ubuntu
7 5 (5.81%) Unix
8 3 (3.49%) Debian
8 3 (3.49%) VMS
9 1 (1.16%) Android
9 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (82.56%) DevOps
2 40 (46.51%) Configuration Management
3 30 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (18.60%) Migration
5 15 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (17.44%) Load Balancing
6 14 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (16.28%) Microservices
7 13 (15.12%) Build Automation
8 10 (11.63%) Scrum
9 9 (10.47%) E-Commerce
10 8 (9.30%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (9.30%) High Availability
11 7 (8.14%) Coaching
11 7 (8.14%) Service Management
11 7 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (8.14%) Test Automation
12 6 (6.98%) API Design
12 6 (6.98%) Open Source
13 5 (5.81%) Push Notifications
Programming Languages
1 32 (37.21%) Python
2 17 (19.77%) Ruby
3 12 (13.95%) Bash Shell
4 11 (12.79%) Java
5 8 (9.30%) JavaScript
6 7 (8.14%) Groovy
6 7 (8.14%) PHP
7 5 (5.81%) Clojure
7 5 (5.81%) R
7 5 (5.81%) Scala
8 4 (4.65%) Go
8 4 (4.65%) Perl
8 4 (4.65%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.33%) SQL
10 1 (1.16%) ES6
10 1 (1.16%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (32.56%) Security Cleared
2 26 (30.23%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.81%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.33%) Degree
4 2 (2.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.16%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) GCP
System Software
1 43 (50.00%) Docker
2 16 (18.60%) Active Directory
3 10 (11.63%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (8.14%) Postfix
4 7 (8.14%) Squid
4 7 (8.14%) vCloud
5 1 (1.16%) KVM
5 1 (1.16%) NFS
5 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 50 (58.14%) Puppet
2 43 (50.00%) Ansible
3 42 (48.84%) Terraform
4 15 (17.44%) Kibana
4 15 (17.44%) logstash
5 14 (16.28%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (15.12%) Kubernetes
6 13 (15.12%) WSUS
7 9 (10.47%) ZABBIX
8 7 (8.14%) Docker Swarm
8 7 (8.14%) Rancher
8 7 (8.14%) Rsyslog
8 7 (8.14%) Sysdig
9 5 (5.81%) Mesos
10 4 (4.65%) Marathon
10 4 (4.65%) Salt
11 3 (3.49%) collectd
11 3 (3.49%) Packer
11 3 (3.49%) StatsD
12 2 (2.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (9.30%) VMware
2 7 (8.14%) Sonatype
3 5 (5.81%) SaltStack
4 4 (4.65%) hybris
4 4 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle
4 4 (4.65%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.49%) AppDynamics
5 3 (3.49%) MuleSoft
5 3 (3.49%) New Relic
5 3 (3.49%) Rackspace
5 3 (3.49%) Remedy
5 3 (3.49%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.33%) Adobe
6 2 (2.33%) SAP
7 1 (1.16%) Citrix
7 1 (1.16%) Facebook
7 1 (1.16%) IBM
7 1 (1.16%) Intel
7 1 (1.16%) PagerDuty