Period
to 12 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Akamai skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Akamai over the 6 months to 12 July 2020 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.

Akamai Technologies, Inc
England > South East
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 212 361 362
Rank change year-on-year +149 +1 -
Contract jobs citing Akamai 2 10 21
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.033% 0.066% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.12% 0.25% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Median daily rate £475 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.64% - -
England median daily rate £675 £550 £544
% change year-on-year +22.73% +1.15% +1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Akamai 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 the South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,641 4,061 3,503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.35% 26.77% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,082 2,621 2,201
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £260 £280 £298
90th Percentile £638 £613 £595
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 79 43
Median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £18.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.71% +85.28% +14.48%
10th Percentile £16.31 £15.60 £11.98
90th Percentile £54.88 £83.75 £49.50
Median hourly rate £33.61 £23.96 £20.00
% change year-on-year +40.30% +19.78% -4.76%

Akamai
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Akamai as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Akamai in the South East

Akamai
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Akamai in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Akamai in the South East

Akamai
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Akamai within the South East region over the 6 months to 12 July 2020. 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
Surrey +60 2 £475 -13.64%
Akamai
England

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Akamai 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 South East region with a requirement for Akamai.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Mocha

Akamai
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon ECS
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (100.00%) AWS CodeBuild
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Step Functions
1 2 (100.00%) BlazeMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Cloudflare
1 2 (100.00%) Heroku
1 2 (100.00%) Route 53
1 2 (100.00%) Serverless
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
1 2 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Mocha
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (100.00%) Memcached
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Auto-Scaling
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Consul
1 2 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Packer
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
1 2 (100.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce.com