The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Kindle in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kindle over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Kindle
Rank 35 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Kindle 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.80% - 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.74% - 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Average daily rate
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£425 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £306 £363
% change year-on-year
+30.61% -15.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.25
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
89 99 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 26.73% 30.37% 34.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 33 75
Average daily rate £363 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £720 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 27 18
Average hourly rate £44.25 £39.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £13.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.75 £40.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%

Kindle
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Kindle across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Kindle Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Kindle
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Kindle Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Kindle
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Kindle across the Cambridge region.

Kindle Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Kindle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Kindle also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Kindle.

1 26 (100.00%) ISO 9001
2 18 (69.23%) ITIL
3 15 (57.69%) Windows
3 15 (57.69%) VoIP
3 15 (57.69%) Cisco
3 15 (57.69%) Citrix
3 15 (57.69%) Firewall
3 15 (57.69%) VLAN
3 15 (57.69%) WatchGuard
3 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (57.69%) XenServer
4 8 (30.77%) C#
4 8 (30.77%) HTML
4 8 (30.77%) .NET
4 8 (30.77%) CSS
4 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 6 (23.08%) Web Services
5 6 (23.08%) HTML5
5 6 (23.08%) CSS3
5 6 (23.08%) Mobile App
6 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
6 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
6 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) SQL
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
7 2 (7.69%) ADO.NET
7 2 (7.69%) OOP

Kindle
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Kindle also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Kindle. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) VoIP
1 15 (57.69%) Firewall
1 15 (57.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Business Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Business Solution Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Contracts Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) HTML
1 8 (30.77%) .NET
1 8 (30.77%) CSS
2 6 (23.08%) Web Services
2 6 (23.08%) HTML5
2 6 (23.08%) CSS3
2 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 2 (7.69%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
1 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) ITIL
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) MVC
4 2 (7.69%) Scrum
4 2 (7.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) C#
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (100.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (57.69%) XenServer
2 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Cisco
1 15 (57.69%) Citrix
1 15 (57.69%) WatchGuard
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft