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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kindle over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Kindle
Rank - 207 193
Contract jobs citing Kindle 0 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.054% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.14% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 9
Median daily rate - £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +36.36%
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
1411 2144 2199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.14% 38.90% 37.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1116 1694 1553
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 38 48
Median hourly rate £16.10 £19.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.26% +2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.52 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.79 £39.05 £35.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.29 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+16.64% +2.88%

Kindle
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Kindle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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