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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Kindle
Rank - 207 189
Contract jobs citing Kindle 0 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.081% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.21% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 13
Average daily rate
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- £463 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £281 £160
% change year-on-year
+13.77% +75.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
+44.23% -
Kindle
London

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
1972 2334 2308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.80% 37.71% 37.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1520 1770 1724
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 33 50
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.56 £11.65 £16.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.40 £46.10 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £22.66
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -0.70%

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
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 6 May 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) ISO 9001
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (83.33%) C#
3 10 (83.33%) .NET
3 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 10 (83.33%) CRM
3 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (83.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (83.33%) .NET Framework
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (58.33%) TDD
4 7 (58.33%) jQuery
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (58.33%) Scrum
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) HTML5
6 3 (25.00%) CSS3
6 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
7 2 (16.67%) MVC
7 2 (16.67%) Publishing
7 2 (16.67%) Apache Flex
7 2 (16.67%) RESTful
8 1 (8.33%) Apache Camel

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Ant
1 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Architect
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Architect
2 4 (33.33%) CRM Developer
3 2 (16.67%) CRM Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
1 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 10 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 7 (58.33%) jQuery
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (25.00%) HTML5
4 3 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (16.67%) RESTful
5 2 (16.67%) Apache Flex
6 1 (8.33%) WCF
6 1 (8.33%) WF
6 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
6 1 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (8.33%) XSLT
6 1 (8.33%) Spring
6 1 (8.33%) Apache Camel
6 1 (8.33%) Apache Jena
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) CRM
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) TDD
2 7 (58.33%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) RDF
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) XQuery
3 1 (8.33%) SPARQL
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft