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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
England / London
Rank 381 420 397
Rank change year-on-year +39 -23  
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 25 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.072% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.85% 0.76% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 18
Median daily rate £550 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £425 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £600 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +21.21% +3.12%  
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 2934 2092 1363
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 15.24% 9.45% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2183 1544 919
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 £360 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 22 27
Median hourly rate £21.50 £26.25 £27.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.09% -3.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.12 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £43.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% -13.35%  

Amazon ELB
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 26 March 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 26 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
Croydon - 2 - -
Hayes - 1 £470 -
Amazon ELB
England

Amazon ELB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 75 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (77.33%) Amazon S3
3 52 (69.33%) Amazon EC2
4 50 (66.67%) DevOps
5 39 (52.00%) Linux
6 33 (44.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 32 (42.67%) Jenkins
8 31 (41.33%) Python
9 29 (38.67%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (37.33%) Route 53
10 28 (37.33%) Puppet
11 26 (34.67%) Ansible
12 25 (33.33%) Docker
12 25 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 23 (30.67%) Amazon RDS
14 22 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (29.33%) Web Services
15 20 (26.67%) Windows
15 20 (26.67%) Bash Shell
15 20 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
16 18 (24.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 18 (24.00%) AWS CloudFormation
17 17 (22.67%) Git (software)
17 17 (22.67%) Configuration Management
18 16 (21.33%) REST
19 15 (20.00%) Java
20 14 (18.67%) HTTP
20 14 (18.67%) Amazon SQS
21 13 (17.33%) Amazon Kinesis
21 13 (17.33%) Unix

Amazon ELB
Top Related 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 12 (16.00%) Apache
2 9 (12.00%) nginx
3 8 (10.67%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (8.00%) Tomcat
5 5 (6.67%) IIS
6 4 (5.33%) Confluence
7 2 (2.67%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (1.33%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.33%) JBoss
8 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 75 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (77.33%) Amazon S3
3 52 (69.33%) Amazon EC2
4 33 (44.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 28 (37.33%) Route 53
6 25 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 18 (24.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 18 (24.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 14 (18.67%) Amazon SQS
9 13 (17.33%) Amazon Kinesis
10 12 (16.00%) Amazon EMR
11 11 (14.67%) CloudFront
12 9 (12.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Azure
14 4 (5.33%) Google Cloud Platform
15 3 (4.00%) IaaS
15 3 (4.00%) PaaS
16 2 (2.67%) Bluemix
16 2 (2.67%) SaaS
16 2 (2.67%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.67%) HTTP
2 13 (17.33%) DNS
3 5 (6.67%) OpenVPN
4 4 (5.33%) Firewall
4 4 (5.33%) LDAP
4 4 (5.33%) OpenLDAP
4 4 (5.33%) SSH
5 3 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (4.00%) SSL
6 2 (2.67%) Internet
6 2 (2.67%) Network Security
6 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.67%) VPN
7 1 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.33%) IPsec
7 1 (1.33%) SAN
7 1 (1.33%) VLAN
7 1 (1.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (30.67%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (14.67%) Big Data
3 9 (12.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 8 (10.67%) MongoDB
5 7 (9.33%) NoSQL
5 7 (9.33%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (6.67%) MySQL
7 4 (5.33%) Hadoop
8 3 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
9 2 (2.67%) Redis
10 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.33%) HBase
Development Applications
1 32 (42.67%) Jenkins
2 17 (22.67%) Git (software)
3 8 (10.67%) Maven
4 7 (9.33%) TeamCity
5 5 (6.67%) Bitbucket
5 5 (6.67%) JIRA
5 5 (6.67%) Vagrant
6 4 (5.33%) Ant
6 4 (5.33%) JUnit
6 4 (5.33%) Liquibase
6 4 (5.33%) SonarQube
6 4 (5.33%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (2.67%) Artifactory
7 2 (2.67%) VisualVM
8 1 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.33%) Bower
8 1 (1.33%) GitLab
8 1 (1.33%) GoCD
8 1 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.33%) Subversion
General
1 10 (13.33%) Games
2 2 (2.67%) Banking
2 2 (2.67%) Multimedia
2 2 (2.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.33%) Back Office
3 1 (1.33%) Finance
3 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (56.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (36.00%) AWS Engineer
3 25 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
4 11 (14.67%) Architect
5 7 (9.33%) Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Administrator
6 6 (8.00%) Big Data Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
7 5 (6.67%) Senior DevOps
7 5 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Web Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) NoSQL Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) AWS Administrator
9 3 (4.00%) AWS Expert
9 3 (4.00%) Data Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 3 (4.00%) Senior WebOps Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (29.33%) Web Services
2 16 (21.33%) REST
3 12 (16.00%) JSON
4 11 (14.67%) SOAP
4 11 (14.67%) XML
5 8 (10.67%) HTML
5 8 (10.67%) Swagger
6 6 (8.00%) Elastic Stack
6 6 (8.00%) Node.js
7 5 (6.67%) Apache Camel
7 5 (6.67%) CSS
8 4 (5.33%) boto
8 4 (5.33%) Django
8 4 (5.33%) MCollective
9 3 (4.00%) Kafka
9 3 (4.00%) Software Packaging
10 2 (2.67%) Serverless Framework
10 2 (2.67%) Twisted
11 1 (1.33%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.33%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (5.33%) Clustering
4 3 (4.00%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.67%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.67%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 39 (52.00%) Linux
2 20 (26.67%) Windows
3 13 (17.33%) Unix
4 9 (12.00%) CentOS
4 9 (12.00%) Ubuntu
5 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.33%) Windows 2000
7 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.67%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.33%) Debian
9 1 (1.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (66.67%) DevOps
2 29 (38.67%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (22.67%) Configuration Management
5 12 (16.00%) Change Management
5 12 (16.00%) Load Testing
5 12 (16.00%) Scrum
6 10 (13.33%) Auto-Scaling
6 10 (13.33%) Coaching
6 10 (13.33%) Load Balancing
6 10 (13.33%) Open Source
7 9 (12.00%) Information Security
7 9 (12.00%) Microservices
8 8 (10.67%) Analytics
9 6 (8.00%) ETL
9 6 (8.00%) SDLC
9 6 (8.00%) SOA
10 5 (6.67%) Migration
11 4 (5.33%) Service Management
11 4 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.33%) Python
2 20 (26.67%) Bash Shell
3 15 (20.00%) Java
4 12 (16.00%) Ruby
5 10 (13.33%) Go
5 10 (13.33%) PHP
5 10 (13.33%) Scala
6 7 (9.33%) ActionScript
6 7 (9.33%) ActionScript 2.0
6 7 (9.33%) PowerShell
7 6 (8.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.33%) Groovy
8 4 (5.33%) SQL
9 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.33%) C#
10 1 (1.33%) Lua
10 1 (1.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) QA
System Software
1 25 (33.33%) Docker
2 8 (10.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (5.33%) HDFS
4 4 (5.33%) Postfix
4 4 (5.33%) Squid
4 4 (5.33%) vCloud
5 3 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (2.67%) Gluster
6 2 (2.67%) iptables
7 1 (1.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 28 (37.33%) Puppet
2 26 (34.67%) Ansible
3 20 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (16.00%) Terraform
5 11 (14.67%) logstash
6 9 (12.00%) Kibana
7 7 (9.33%) HAProxy
7 7 (9.33%) Kubernetes
8 4 (5.33%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (5.33%) Graphite
8 4 (5.33%) Rancher
8 4 (5.33%) Rsyslog
8 4 (5.33%) Sysdig
8 4 (5.33%) ZABBIX
9 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (2.67%) Consul
10 2 (2.67%) Grafana
10 2 (2.67%) Packer
10 2 (2.67%) vRealize
11 1 (1.33%) Forum Sentry
Vendors
1 12 (16.00%) VMware
2 7 (9.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.33%) Google
3 4 (5.33%) Hortonworks
3 4 (5.33%) New Relic
3 4 (5.33%) Sonatype
4 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.67%) Dell
5 2 (2.67%) IBM
5 2 (2.67%) RightScale
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle
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