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 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Akamai Technologies, Inc
England / South East
Rank - - 266
Contract jobs citing Akamai 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - - 0.050%
As % of the Cloud Services category - - 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 £450
% change year-on-year - -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 894 774 449
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 11.47% 8.39% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 495 272
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 30
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.56% -16.01%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £14.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.70 £47.50 £35.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -17.92% -13.35%  

Akamai
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Akamai in the South East

Akamai
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Akamai in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Akamai in the South East