The table below looks at the statistics for Kafka skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kafka over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Kafka
Rank 105 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Kafka 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.36% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.60% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Kafka
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
500 516 498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.49% 20.82% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 342 264
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £287 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 2
Median hourly rate £46.00 £35.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% +84.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Kafka
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Kafka as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Kafka Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Kafka
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Kafka across the Berkshire region.

Kafka Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Kafka
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Maidenhead - 6 £513 -
Reading - 1 - -
Kafka
South East

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Kafka 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 6 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (44.44%) BDD
4 3 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (33.33%) Big Data
4 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (33.33%) Ansible
4 3 (33.33%) Docker
4 3 (33.33%) RESTful
4 3 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (33.33%) NSubstitute
4 3 (33.33%) DevOps
4 3 (33.33%) Apache Spark
4 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Apache
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) NUnit
4 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Selenium
4 3 (33.33%) MQSeries
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) nginx
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Django

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 3 (33.33%) MQSeries
2 2 (22.22%) nginx
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (11.11%) GemFire
3 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (11.11%) GitHub
3 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) LDAP
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (33.33%) Big Data
1 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 1 (11.11%) HBase
3 1 (11.11%) OLTP
3 1 (11.11%) Pentaho
3 1 (11.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 3 (33.33%) NSubstitute
1 3 (33.33%) NUnit
1 3 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Gradle
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Azure Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data Architect
2 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Lead C# Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Python Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (22.22%) Django
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) Celery
4 1 (11.11%) ELK Stack
4 1 (11.11%) JSON
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (11.11%) Spark Streaming
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) Spring Boot
4 1 (11.11%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 4 (44.44%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Build Automation
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) SOLID
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Kernel Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) People Management
5 1 (11.11%) Security Hardening
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (11.11%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (22.22%) HDFS
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) vCloud
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Kibana
2 1 (11.11%) logstash
2 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Cloudera
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas
2 1 (11.11%) VMware