The table below looks at the statistics for Kafka skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kafka over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Kafka
Rank 200 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Kafka 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1672 2041 1852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.60% 29.88% 30.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1346 1550 1444
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 24
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.60 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £77.50 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

Kafka
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Kafka across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Kafka Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Kafka
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Kafka Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Kafka 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 Kafka.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) Big Data
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) Hadoop
4 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 5 (50.00%) HBase
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) UNIX
5 4 (40.00%) Python
5 4 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (40.00%) HDFS
5 4 (40.00%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (30.00%) Apache Flume
6 3 (30.00%) Analytics
6 3 (30.00%) Scrum
6 3 (30.00%) TDD
6 3 (30.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (30.00%) Derivative
7 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) Market Risk
7 2 (20.00%) JSON
7 2 (20.00%) JIRA
7 2 (20.00%) Kanban
7 2 (20.00%) Git (software)

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Kafka 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 Kafka. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (10.00%) Liferay
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Coherence
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Big Data
2 7 (70.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 5 (50.00%) HBase
4 3 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (20.00%) Redis
5 2 (20.00%) OpenTSDB
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (10.00%) Impala
6 1 (10.00%) OrientDB
6 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (20.00%) JUnit
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Front Office
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Real Time Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) JSON
2 2 (20.00%) RESTful
2 2 (20.00%) HTML5
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle ADF
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Avro
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (10.00%) Akka
3 1 (10.00%) Cascading
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) WSDL
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Derivative
2 2 (20.00%) Market Risk
3 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Kanban
3 2 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Complex Event Processing
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (20.00%) CQRS
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Scala
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) HDFS
2 3 (30.00%) Apache Flume
3 1 (10.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) AppDynamics
2 1 (10.00%) F5
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