Period
to 18 January 2022

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 18 January 2022 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
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 536 381 490
Rank change year-on-year -155 +109 +58
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 35 17 35
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.094% 0.099% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.24% 0.26% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 27
10th Percentile £476 £347 £413
25th Percentile £513 - £456
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £588 £400 £575
Median % change year-on-year +46.88% -30.43% -4.17%
75th Percentile £713 £475 £653
90th Percentile £825 £488 £675
England median daily rate £600 £400 £525
% change year-on-year +50.00% -23.81% -4.55%

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 14,510 6,466 10,299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.81% 37.47% 34.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,790 4,810 7,520
10th Percentile £396 £328 £313
25th Percentile £475 £413 £424
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% -
75th Percentile £675 £600 £613
90th Percentile £750 £688 £700
England median daily rate £535 £488 £500
% change year-on-year +9.74% -2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 24 75
10th Percentile £13.88 £20.30 £15.80
25th Percentile £20.02 £22.44 £18.70
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £21.50
Median % change year-on-year -1.96% +18.60% +14.67%
75th Percentile £55.00 £57.19 £40.85
90th Percentile £69.59 £68.00 £78.75
England median hourly rate £20.90 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% +10.00% +14.29%

Amazon ELB
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon ELB in London

Amazon ELB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Amazon ELB in London.

Daily rate trend for Amazon ELB in London

Amazon ELB
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon ELB in London over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

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 18 January 2022. 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 - 5 £750 -
Central London -59 2 £625 +47.06% 6
Amazon ELB
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon ELB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Amazon ELB.

1 35 (100.00%) AWS
2 29 (82.86%) Amazon EC2
3 23 (65.71%) Amazon RDS
4 21 (60.00%) Amazon S3
5 18 (51.43%) DevOps
5 18 (51.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 17 (48.57%) Route 53
7 15 (42.86%) Ansible
8 14 (40.00%) Terraform
9 13 (37.14%) Docker
9 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (37.14%) Serverless
10 12 (34.29%) Linux
10 12 (34.29%) AWS CloudTrail
10 12 (34.29%) AWS Lambda
10 12 (34.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 12 (34.29%) Kubernetes
11 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
11 11 (31.43%) Azure
11 11 (31.43%) VPN
12 10 (28.57%) Firewall
12 10 (28.57%) Java
13 9 (25.71%) AWS CloudFormation
13 9 (25.71%) Python
13 9 (25.71%) Infrastructure as Code
14 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (22.86%) OpenShift
14 8 (22.86%) GitHub
14 8 (22.86%) Puppet
15 7 (20.00%) SaaS

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 4 (11.43%) Apache
1 4 (11.43%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (8.57%) IIS
2 3 (8.57%) JBoss
2 3 (8.57%) OpenStack
2 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.71%) CMS
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Pulsar
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.86%) Confluence
4 1 (2.86%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.86%) nginx
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 35 (100.00%) AWS
2 29 (82.86%) Amazon EC2
3 21 (60.00%) Amazon S3
4 18 (51.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 17 (48.57%) Route 53
6 13 (37.14%) Serverless
7 12 (34.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 12 (34.29%) AWS CloudTrail
7 12 (34.29%) AWS Lambda
8 11 (31.43%) Azure
9 9 (25.71%) AWS CloudFormation
10 8 (22.86%) GitHub
10 8 (22.86%) OpenShift
11 7 (20.00%) Amazon EKS
11 7 (20.00%) SaaS
12 6 (17.14%) Amazon Kinesis
12 6 (17.14%) AWS Direct Connect
12 6 (17.14%) AWS KMS
13 5 (14.29%) IaaS
13 5 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) VPN
2 10 (28.57%) Firewall
3 7 (20.00%) DNS
4 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.57%) HTTP
6 2 (5.71%) BIG-IP
6 2 (5.71%) NetScaler
6 2 (5.71%) SSL
7 1 (2.86%) DHCP
7 1 (2.86%) FTP
7 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.86%) IPsec
7 1 (2.86%) Kerberos
7 1 (2.86%) LAN
7 1 (2.86%) NAS
7 1 (2.86%) SAN
7 1 (2.86%) SMTP
7 1 (2.86%) SSH
7 1 (2.86%) tcpdump
7 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (65.71%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (14.29%) Amazon Athena
3 4 (11.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.71%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (5.71%) MySQL
5 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.86%) Aerospike
6 1 (2.86%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.86%) Big Data
6 1 (2.86%) Cloudera CDH
6 1 (2.86%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.86%) Hazelcast
6 1 (2.86%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.86%) Redis
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.86%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
2 6 (17.14%) Maven
3 5 (14.29%) Artifactory
4 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.71%) Bitbucket
5 2 (5.71%) GitLab
5 2 (5.71%) IBM UrbanCode
5 2 (5.71%) JIRA
5 2 (5.71%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (5.71%) SonarQube
5 2 (5.71%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.86%) CircleCI
6 1 (2.86%) Gradle
6 1 (2.86%) Subversion
6 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
1 7 (20.00%) Social Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Presentation Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.86%) Law
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Organisational Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Architect
2 10 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (25.71%) AWS Architect
4 6 (17.14%) AWS DevOps
4 6 (17.14%) Security Architect
5 5 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Java Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Lead Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Lead Security Architect
7 3 (8.57%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Azure Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.86%) Backend Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) RESTful
1 4 (11.43%) Spring
1 4 (11.43%) Vert.x
2 3 (8.57%) Ajax
2 3 (8.57%) EJB
2 3 (8.57%) EJB 3.0
2 3 (8.57%) Hibernate
2 3 (8.57%) Java EE
2 3 (8.57%) JPA
2 3 (8.57%) jQuery
2 3 (8.57%) JSON
2 3 (8.57%) OAuth
2 3 (8.57%) Spring Boot
2 3 (8.57%) XML
3 2 (5.71%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (5.71%) LDAP
3 2 (5.71%) REST
3 2 (5.71%) Web Services
4 1 (2.86%) ARM Templates
4 1 (2.86%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Cloud Native
1 3 (8.57%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (8.57%) DataPower
1 3 (8.57%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (8.57%) PKI
2 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) User Experience
3 1 (2.86%) Grid Computing
3 1 (2.86%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Legacy Systems
3 1 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Windows
3 3 (8.57%) Unix
4 1 (2.86%) Android
4 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.86%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) DevOps
2 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.71%) Infrastructure as Code
4 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (20.00%) Microservices
5 7 (20.00%) OO
5 7 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (20.00%) Security Architecture
6 6 (17.14%) Security Testing
7 5 (14.29%) Analytics
7 5 (14.29%) Architecture Governance
7 5 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Automation
7 5 (14.29%) Migration
7 5 (14.29%) OWASP
7 5 (14.29%) SABSA
7 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 4 (11.43%) Auto-Scaling
8 4 (11.43%) Data Protection
8 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) Java
2 9 (25.71%) Python
3 6 (17.14%) Bash
3 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.14%) Perl
4 3 (8.57%) Ruby
5 2 (5.71%) SQL
6 1 (2.86%) C#
6 1 (2.86%) Groovy
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
6 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) CISSP
2 5 (14.29%) AWS Certification
3 4 (11.43%) Degree
3 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
4 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.86%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (2.86%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (14.29%) NIST
1 5 (14.29%) NIST 800
2 2 (5.71%) QA
3 1 (2.86%) DICOM
3 1 (2.86%) GDPR
3 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) Docker
2 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) NFS
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (42.86%) Ansible
2 14 (40.00%) Terraform
3 12 (34.29%) Kubernetes
4 8 (22.86%) Puppet
5 3 (8.57%) Nagios
6 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (5.71%) Packer
6 2 (5.71%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (2.86%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (2.86%) Consul
7 1 (2.86%) Grafana
7 1 (2.86%) HAProxy
7 1 (2.86%) Istio
7 1 (2.86%) Nessus
7 1 (2.86%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) F5
1 6 (17.14%) VMware
2 5 (14.29%) IBM
2 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle
4 3 (8.57%) Splunk
5 2 (5.71%) AppDynamics
5 2 (5.71%) Citrix
5 2 (5.71%) Cloudera
5 2 (5.71%) New Relic
6 1 (2.86%) Adobe
6 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.86%) CA
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco
6 1 (2.86%) Juniper
6 1 (2.86%) MKS
6 1 (2.86%) Qualys
6 1 (2.86%) Rapid7
6 1 (2.86%) SAP