The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CloudFront skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CloudFront over the 3 months to 30 April 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 CloudFront
England / London
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 392 406 427
Rank change year-on-year +14 +21  
Contract jobs citing CloudFront 12 26 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.059% 0.11% 0.022%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.38% 1.09% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 25 4
Median daily rate £525 £475 £446
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.52% +6.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £405 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

CloudFront 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 3128 2395 1511
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 15.46% 10.40% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2286 1739 1002
Median daily rate £500 £475 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +10.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £435 £400
% change year-on-year +0.74% +8.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 33 38
Median hourly rate £21.33 £26.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.31% -18.00%  

CloudFront
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for CloudFront in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CloudFront in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CloudFront in London over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CloudFront in London

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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 CloudFront within the London region over the 3 months to 30 April 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 -10 1 £500 +5.26%
CloudFront
England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CloudFront 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 CloudFront.

1 45 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (88.89%) Amazon EC2
3 39 (86.67%) Amazon S3
4 37 (82.22%) Amazon RDS
4 37 (82.22%) AWS CloudFormation
5 35 (77.78%) DevOps
6 33 (73.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 29 (64.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 28 (62.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 26 (57.78%) PaaS
10 25 (55.56%) Terraform
11 24 (53.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 24 (53.33%) VPN
12 23 (51.11%) Auto-Scaling
12 23 (51.11%) AWS CloudTrail
12 23 (51.11%) Microservices
13 22 (48.89%) nginx
14 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (40.00%) AWS Certification
15 15 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
16 13 (28.89%) Python
17 12 (26.67%) Greenfield Project
18 10 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
18 10 (22.22%) Puppet
19 9 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
20 8 (17.78%) Route 53
20 8 (17.78%) SOA
20 8 (17.78%) Java
20 8 (17.78%) Linux
20 8 (17.78%) Ruby

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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 22 (48.89%) nginx
2 3 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.44%) Apache Qpid
3 2 (4.44%) Lightstreamer
3 2 (4.44%) WebORB
3 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.22%) Apache
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.22%) CMS
4 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 45 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (88.89%) Amazon EC2
3 39 (86.67%) Amazon S3
4 37 (82.22%) AWS CloudFormation
5 33 (73.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 29 (64.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 26 (57.78%) PaaS
8 24 (53.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 23 (51.11%) AWS CloudTrail
10 10 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
11 9 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
12 8 (17.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 8 (17.78%) Route 53
13 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (8.89%) SaaS
14 3 (6.67%) Akamai
14 3 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (6.67%) IaaS
15 2 (4.44%) Amazon Kinesis
16 1 (2.22%) Amazon CloudSearch
Communications & Networking
1 24 (53.33%) VPN
2 4 (8.89%) Firewall
3 3 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (6.67%) Network Security
3 3 (6.67%) SSL
4 2 (4.44%) Internet
4 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.22%) DNS
5 1 (2.22%) HTTP
5 1 (2.22%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (82.22%) Amazon RDS
2 28 (62.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 7 (15.56%) MongoDB
4 6 (13.33%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.44%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (2.22%) MySQL
7 1 (2.22%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.44%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.44%) Maven
2 2 (4.44%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.22%) git-flow
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (60.00%) AWS DevOps
2 25 (55.56%) AWS Engineer
2 25 (55.56%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (48.89%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) AWS Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Cloud Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (8.89%) NoSQL Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Broadcast Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Broadcast Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) Middleware
2 4 (8.89%) CSS
2 4 (8.89%) HTML
3 3 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (6.67%) JSON
4 2 (4.44%) Akka
4 2 (4.44%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (4.44%) FpML
4 2 (4.44%) Kafka
4 2 (4.44%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (4.44%) Serverless Framework
4 2 (4.44%) Web Services
4 2 (4.44%) ZeroMQ
5 1 (2.22%) Laravel
5 1 (2.22%) Lucene
5 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.22%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Linux
2 7 (15.56%) Unix
3 6 (13.33%) Windows
4 2 (4.44%) CentOS
5 1 (2.22%) Android
5 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (77.78%) DevOps
2 23 (51.11%) Auto-Scaling
2 23 (51.11%) Microservices
3 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 8 (17.78%) SOA
6 7 (15.56%) Configuration Management
7 6 (13.33%) Migration
8 4 (8.89%) SDLC
9 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 2 (4.44%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (4.44%) Defensive Programming
10 2 (4.44%) Low Latency
10 2 (4.44%) Multithreading
10 2 (4.44%) Open Source
10 2 (4.44%) Project Management
10 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.44%) Validation
11 1 (2.22%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) Python
2 8 (17.78%) Java
2 8 (17.78%) Ruby
3 5 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 5 (11.11%) PHP
4 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.67%) Perl
6 2 (4.44%) C#
6 2 (4.44%) C++
6 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.44%) Scala
6 2 (4.44%) SQL
7 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) ISO20022
2 1 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.22%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Docker
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (55.56%) Terraform
2 10 (22.22%) Puppet
3 3 (6.67%) Graphite
3 3 (6.67%) Kubernetes
3 3 (6.67%) Packer
4 2 (4.44%) Ansible
4 2 (4.44%) Consul
4 2 (4.44%) Grafana
4 2 (4.44%) logstash
Vendors
1 2 (4.44%) IBM
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle