Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 July 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 Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 358 389 396
Rank change year-on-year +31 +7 -27
Contract jobs citing Amazon ELB 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.012% 0.027% 0.005%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.093% 0.28% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
South East median daily rate £525 £275 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +90.91% -52.17% -
10th Percentile £480 £263 £563
90th Percentile £570 £500 £588
England median daily rate £550 £500 £438
% change year-on-year +10.00% +14.29% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England 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 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 2161 1815 1095
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 13.46% 9.74% 5.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1363 1179 653
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £269 £263 £230
90th Percentile £575 £575 £530
England median daily rate £463 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +2.78% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 26 53
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £19.61 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.51% -12.84% +104.55%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £37.75 £48.75 £39.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +5.26% -15.56% +32.35%

Amazon ELB
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Amazon ELB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon ELB in the South East

Amazon ELB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon ELB in the South East

Amazon ELB
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 Amazon ELB within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
Thames Valley +8 2 £525 +90.91%
Oxfordshire - 2 £525 -
Amazon ELB
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Amazon ELB.

1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Terraform
2 1 (50.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS

Amazon ELB
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) AWS DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) AWS Architect
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps Architect
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware