The table below looks at the statistics for Kafka skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kafka over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Kafka
UK / England
Rank 270 473 562
Rank change year-on-year
+203 +89
Contract jobs citing Kafka 333 122 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.80% 0.26% 0.065%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.59% 0.90% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 102 22
Median daily rate £550 £575 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £426 £489
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £550
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12844 13593 12802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.98% 29.23% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8889 9451 8785
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 247 167
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £56.53 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

Kafka
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Kafka as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Kafka Jobs Demand Trend in England

Kafka
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Kafka Daily Rate Trend in England

Kafka
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kafka across the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Kafka Daily Rate Histogram in England

Kafka
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +155 289 £550 -4.34% 50
South East +22 19 £513 -13.86% 3
East of England - 8 £550 - 3
North West +31 6 £350 -39.13% 2
South West +16 6 £625 -
Yorkshire +4 5 £575 +15.00% 4
East Midlands - 1 £450 -
Kafka
UK

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Kafka also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 467 (67.19%) Java
2 397 (57.12%) Hadoop
3 389 (55.97%) Apache Spark
4 375 (53.96%) Big Data
5 351 (50.50%) Agile Software Development
6 287 (41.29%) Scala
7 251 (36.12%) Python
8 232 (33.38%) Apache Hive
9 201 (28.92%) TDD
10 168 (24.17%) Apache Cassandra
11 158 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
12 140 (20.14%) NoSQL
13 134 (19.28%) Linux
14 132 (18.99%) SQL
15 131 (18.85%) Apache
15 131 (18.85%) BDD
16 130 (18.71%) Spring
17 128 (18.42%) Finance
18 127 (18.27%) Elasticsearch
19 125 (17.99%) Git (software)
20 120 (17.27%) Microservices
21 119 (17.12%) Jenkins
22 117 (16.83%) Scrum
22 117 (16.83%) Banking
23 116 (16.69%) DevOps
24 115 (16.55%) Docker
25 111 (15.97%) HBase
26 97 (13.96%) R
27 93 (13.38%) JSON
28 91 (13.09%) Relational Database

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 389 (55.97%) Apache Spark
2 131 (18.85%) Apache
3 127 (18.27%) Elasticsearch
4 63 (9.06%) Apache Pig
5 41 (5.90%) Apache Solr
6 13 (1.87%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.44%) Cloud Foundry
8 9 (1.29%) GemFire
9 7 (1.01%) Confluence
10 6 (0.86%) Jetty
11 5 (0.72%) nginx
11 5 (0.72%) Oracle Coherence
12 4 (0.58%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.58%) SAS
13 3 (0.43%) JBoss
13 3 (0.43%) Mule
13 3 (0.43%) Mule ESB
14 2 (0.29%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.29%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (1.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.29%) SPSS
3 1 (0.14%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.01%) Unica
2 2 (0.29%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 158 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 72 (10.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (7.34%) Cloud Computing
4 28 (4.03%) Amazon Kinesis
5 25 (3.60%) Amazon EC2
6 20 (2.88%) Amazon EMR
6 20 (2.88%) GitHub
7 19 (2.73%) Amazon S3
8 13 (1.87%) PaaS
9 10 (1.44%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.29%) Akamai
12 2 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.29%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.29%) IaaS
12 2 (0.29%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.29%) SaaS
13 1 (0.14%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 58 (8.35%) HTTP
2 43 (6.19%) MQTT
3 37 (5.32%) RTSP
4 16 (2.30%) Kerberos
5 12 (1.73%) Internet
6 8 (1.15%) DNS
6 8 (1.15%) LAN
6 8 (1.15%) WAN
7 6 (0.86%) AMQP
8 4 (0.58%) Network Security
8 4 (0.58%) SSL
9 3 (0.43%) Firewall
9 3 (0.43%) LDAP
9 3 (0.43%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.14%) BGP
10 1 (0.14%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.14%) MPLS
10 1 (0.14%) RTP
10 1 (0.14%) STUN
10 1 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 397 (57.12%) Hadoop
2 375 (53.96%) Big Data
3 232 (33.38%) Apache Hive
4 168 (24.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 140 (20.14%) NoSQL
6 111 (15.97%) HBase
7 91 (13.09%) Relational Database
8 89 (12.81%) PostgreSQL
9 72 (10.36%) MongoDB
10 59 (8.49%) Data Warehouse
11 54 (7.77%) Sqoop
12 53 (7.63%) MySQL
13 44 (6.33%) Impala
14 40 (5.76%) RDBMS
15 36 (5.18%) Data Lake
16 34 (4.89%) Redis
17 33 (4.75%) SQL Server
18 32 (4.60%) Flink
18 32 (4.60%) Neo4j
19 25 (3.60%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 125 (17.99%) Git (software)
2 119 (17.12%) Jenkins
3 58 (8.35%) JIRA
4 50 (7.19%) Maven
5 23 (3.31%) WebDriver
6 21 (3.02%) Selenium
7 16 (2.30%) TeamCity
8 14 (2.01%) Gradle
9 12 (1.73%) Talend Open Studio
10 11 (1.58%) Eclipse
10 11 (1.58%) JUnit
10 11 (1.58%) Subversion
11 10 (1.44%) CasperJS
11 10 (1.44%) PhantomJS
12 8 (1.15%) GoCD
12 8 (1.15%) NUnit
13 6 (0.86%) ERwin
13 6 (0.86%) Hudson
13 6 (0.86%) IntelliJ
14 5 (0.72%) Artifactory
General
1 128 (18.42%) Finance
2 117 (16.83%) Banking
3 41 (5.90%) Retail
4 39 (5.61%) Investment Banking
5 26 (3.74%) Front Office
6 20 (2.88%) Marketing
7 13 (1.87%) Telecoms
8 6 (0.86%) Advertising
8 6 (0.86%) Corporate Banking
9 5 (0.72%) Games
10 4 (0.58%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.58%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.29%) Electronics
11 2 (0.29%) German Language
11 2 (0.29%) Law
11 2 (0.29%) Legal
11 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.14%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 333 (47.91%) Developer
2 214 (30.79%) Java Developer
3 113 (16.26%) Data Engineer
4 93 (13.38%) Scala Developer
5 89 (12.81%) Architect
6 87 (12.52%) Big Data Developer
7 83 (11.94%) Big Data Engineer
8 78 (11.22%) Senior Developer
9 69 (9.93%) Senior Java Developer
10 51 (7.34%) Apache Spark Developer
11 48 (6.91%) Data Architect
12 42 (6.04%) Java Scala Developer
13 35 (5.04%) Big Data Architect
14 34 (4.89%) Hadoop Engineer
15 33 (4.75%) Hadoop Developer
16 32 (4.60%) Agile Developer
17 31 (4.46%) Agile Java Developer
18 30 (4.32%) DevOps Engineer
19 28 (4.03%) Administrator
20 24 (3.45%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (18.71%) Spring
2 93 (13.38%) JSON
3 88 (12.66%) Akka
4 87 (12.52%) REST
5 63 (9.06%) Spark Streaming
6 53 (7.63%) Node.js
7 46 (6.62%) RabbitMQ
7 46 (6.62%) Web Services
8 44 (6.33%) Apache Avro
8 44 (6.33%) Hibernate
9 42 (6.04%) JMS
9 42 (6.04%) SOAP
10 41 (5.90%) Protocol Buffers
11 40 (5.76%) XML
12 36 (5.18%) Spring Boot
13 35 (5.04%) ActiveMQ
14 34 (4.89%) Play Framework
15 33 (4.75%) AngularJS
15 33 (4.75%) Samza
16 31 (4.46%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (6.04%) Statistics
3 37 (5.32%) Video on Demand
4 34 (4.89%) Algorithms
5 33 (4.75%) Public Cloud
6 29 (4.17%) Data Structures
7 23 (3.31%) Data Integration
8 15 (2.16%) Blockchain
8 15 (2.16%) Streaming Video
9 14 (2.01%) Visualisation
10 12 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (1.58%) Data Centre
11 11 (1.58%) Grid Computing
12 10 (1.44%) Mathematics
13 9 (1.29%) Fintech
13 9 (1.29%) User Experience
14 8 (1.15%) EPoS
15 7 (1.01%) Clustering
15 7 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 7 (1.01%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 134 (19.28%) Linux
2 59 (8.49%) Unix
3 31 (4.46%) Windows
4 15 (2.16%) Android
4 15 (2.16%) Apple iOS
5 14 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (1.44%) Windows Server
7 8 (1.15%) CentOS
7 8 (1.15%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.86%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.29%) Debian
9 2 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 351 (50.50%) Agile Software Development
2 201 (28.92%) TDD
3 131 (18.85%) BDD
4 120 (17.27%) Microservices
5 117 (16.83%) Scrum
6 116 (16.69%) DevOps
7 86 (12.37%) Pair Programming
8 82 (11.80%) Open Source
9 76 (10.94%) MapReduce
10 64 (9.21%) ETL
11 60 (8.63%) Continuous Integration
12 55 (7.91%) Software Engineering
13 54 (7.77%) Analytics
13 54 (7.77%) High Availability
14 45 (6.47%) Machine Learning
15 43 (6.19%) Data Modelling
16 39 (5.61%) OO
16 39 (5.61%) SOA
17 37 (5.32%) Kanban
18 34 (4.89%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 467 (67.19%) Java
2 287 (41.29%) Scala
3 251 (36.12%) Python
4 132 (18.99%) SQL
5 97 (13.96%) R
6 63 (9.06%) JavaScript
7 50 (7.19%) C
8 32 (4.60%) Bash Shell
9 30 (4.32%) Perl
10 29 (4.17%) Shell Script
11 24 (3.45%) C#
12 16 (2.30%) C++
13 15 (2.16%) Clojure
14 13 (1.87%) PHP
15 10 (1.44%) XPath
16 9 (1.29%) Ruby
17 8 (1.15%) Go
17 8 (1.15%) MATLAB
18 7 (1.01%) ES6
19 5 (0.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (3.60%) Degree
2 20 (2.88%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.73%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (0.58%) PhD
5 4 (0.58%) RHCSA
6 2 (0.29%) RHCE
7 1 (0.14%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.14%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.45%) QA
2 12 (1.73%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.43%) FATCA
3 3 (0.43%) SDET
4 2 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.14%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.14%) MiFID
System Software
1 115 (16.55%) Docker
2 91 (13.09%) HDFS
3 78 (11.22%) Apache Flume
4 43 (6.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 8 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.43%) LXC
6 3 (0.43%) Snort
6 3 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.29%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.29%) vCloud
7 2 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.14%) etcd
8 1 (0.14%) Gluster
8 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 66 (9.50%) Hadoop YARN
2 48 (6.91%) Ansible
3 39 (5.61%) Puppet
4 26 (3.74%) Oozie
5 25 (3.60%) Kibana
6 20 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
7 19 (2.73%) logstash
8 15 (2.16%) Ambari
9 13 (1.87%) Terraform
10 12 (1.73%) Kubernetes
11 11 (1.58%) Mesos
12 10 (1.44%) Nagios
13 8 (1.15%) Marathon
14 3 (0.43%) OSSEC
15 2 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
15 2 (0.29%) FreeIPA
15 2 (0.29%) Grafana
15 2 (0.29%) HAProxy
15 2 (0.29%) NetBackup
15 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 55 (7.91%) Hortonworks
2 43 (6.19%) Oracle
3 36 (5.18%) Cloudera
4 30 (4.32%) Teradata
5 22 (3.17%) IBM
6 20 (2.88%) Red Hat
7 15 (2.16%) Microsoft
8 13 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (1.73%) Talend
10 11 (1.58%) Netezza
10 11 (1.58%) Tableau
11 10 (1.44%) Cisco
12 9 (1.29%) Google
13 8 (1.15%) Informatica
14 7 (1.01%) Splunk
15 6 (0.86%) SAP
16 5 (0.72%) New Relic
16 5 (0.72%) TIBCO
16 5 (0.72%) Twilio
16 5 (0.72%) VMware
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester
Searchability
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spectrum IT
Rate: £400 - £435 per day
Posted: 9 days ago