The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Kindle 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 Kindle over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Kindle
Rank 190 219 216
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -3
Contract jobs citing Kindle 9 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.11% 0.052%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.30% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £275 £388
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - £21.00
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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 City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2038 2706 2940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.62% 37.58% 37.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1469 2000 2151
Average daily rate £450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.21% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 56 67
Average hourly rate £17.93 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.03% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £14.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £48.00 £39.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

Kindle
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Kindle Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Kindle
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 Kindle across the City of London region.

Kindle Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Kindle
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kindle across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Kindle Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Kindle
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Kindle Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Kindle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 23 (95.83%) ISO 9001
2 11 (45.83%) Publishing
3 8 (33.33%) Oracle
3 8 (33.33%) Finance
4 7 (29.17%) Banking
5 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (25.00%) ITIL
5 6 (25.00%) Linux
6 5 (20.83%) Windows
6 5 (20.83%) Project Management
7 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 4 (16.67%) Tivoli
7 4 (16.67%) UNIX
7 4 (16.67%) CSS
7 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (16.67%) HTML
7 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
7 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
8 3 (12.50%) Derivative
8 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
8 3 (12.50%) Business Development
8 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
8 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) SQL
8 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 3 (12.50%) MQSeries
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (8.33%) IBM Notes
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.17%) GlassFish
4 1 (4.17%) Node.js
4 1 (4.17%) AquaLogic Service Bus
4 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Intranet
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.17%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) MarkLogic
2 1 (4.17%) Triplestore
General
1 11 (45.83%) Publishing
2 8 (33.33%) Finance
3 7 (29.17%) Banking
4 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Middleware Specialist
3 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Sales Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Support Specialist
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) E-Learning Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) CSS
1 4 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (4.17%) CSS3
3 1 (4.17%) HTML5
3 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Derivative
1 3 (12.50%) Fixed Income
2 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.17%) iPhone
3 1 (4.17%) iPad
3 1 (4.17%) Social Media
3 1 (4.17%) Linked Data
3 1 (4.17%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Windows
3 4 (16.67%) UNIX
3 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 3 (12.50%) Business Development
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Document Management
6 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.17%) Release Management
6 1 (4.17%) RDF
6 1 (4.17%) Service Management
6 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) C
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (95.83%) ISO 9001
2 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) XenServer
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.17%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (4.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) Remedy
3 3 (12.50%) Apple
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix
3 3 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) Lotus
4 2 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) Adobe
5 1 (4.17%) Murex
5 1 (4.17%) JBoss
5 1 (4.17%) Sybase
5 1 (4.17%) BMC