The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Kindle in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kindle over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Kindle
Rank 568 481 525
Rank change year-on-year
-87 +44
Contract jobs citing Kindle 22 22 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.051% 0.093%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.20% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 32
Average daily rate £350 £395 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.39% -26.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £308 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £558 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £360 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -7.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +92.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 - £13.00
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13400 11240 14111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.10% 26.08% 25.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8401 6937 8355
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 540 572 723
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.00 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.57 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Kindle
UK

Kindle
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Kindle Jobs Demand Trend in England

Kindle
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Kindle Daily Rate Trend in England

Kindle
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kindle across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Kindle Daily Rate Histogram in England

Kindle
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Kindle Hourly Rate Trend in England

Kindle
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kindle within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -2 12 £263 -12.50% 21
London -38 5 £350 -16.66% 6
South West - 1 £150 - 3
East of England - - - - 5
East Midlands - - - - 3
Kindle
UK

Kindle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 36 (83.72%) ISO 9001
2 15 (34.88%) SQL
3 12 (27.91%) CSS
4 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
4 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (23.26%) HTML
6 8 (18.60%) Business Analysis
6 8 (18.60%) .NET
6 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
7 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
7 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
7 7 (16.28%) C#
7 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio
7 7 (16.28%) Project Management
7 7 (16.28%) jQuery
7 7 (16.28%) HTML5
7 7 (16.28%) Apple iOS
8 6 (13.95%) Android
8 6 (13.95%) Content Management
8 6 (13.95%) Web Services
9 5 (11.63%) XML
9 5 (11.63%) Windows
9 5 (11.63%) ISEB
9 5 (11.63%) TDD
9 5 (11.63%) Finance
9 5 (11.63%) Publishing
9 5 (11.63%) Internet
9 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
10 4 (9.30%) Test Management
10 4 (9.30%) BDD

Kindle
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.98%) CMS
3 3 (6.98%) Umbraco
3 3 (6.98%) Drupal
3 3 (6.98%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.33%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Markit EDM
1 3 (6.98%) Magento
2 1 (2.33%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Internet
2 4 (9.30%) Firewall
2 4 (9.30%) VPN
2 4 (9.30%) LAN
2 4 (9.30%) VoIP
2 4 (9.30%) WAN
3 1 (2.33%) Intranet
3 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) MarkLogic
2 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) Triplestore
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.30%) JIRA
3 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.65%) Selenium
3 2 (4.65%) TestDirector
4 1 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.33%) WinRunner
4 1 (2.33%) Xcode
4 1 (2.33%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.33%) eggPlant
4 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
1 5 (11.63%) Publishing
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
2 4 (9.30%) Investment Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Multimedia
3 3 (6.98%) Retail
3 3 (6.98%) Games
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Developer
2 9 (20.93%) Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Project Manager
3 7 (16.28%) Business Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) .NET Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Contracts Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Technician
5 4 (9.30%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.98%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.98%) PHP Magento Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Charles River Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Test Leader
7 2 (4.65%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Security Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Security Project Manager
8 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Administrator
8 1 (2.33%) Security Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) CSS
2 10 (23.26%) HTML
3 8 (18.60%) .NET
4 7 (16.28%) jQuery
4 7 (16.28%) HTML5
5 6 (13.95%) Web Services
6 5 (11.63%) XML
7 4 (9.30%) CSS3
7 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
8 3 (6.98%) Flash
8 3 (6.98%) RESTful
9 2 (4.65%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (4.65%) JSON
9 2 (4.65%) WCF
9 2 (4.65%) XSLT
10 1 (2.33%) XSL
10 1 (2.33%) JSP
10 1 (2.33%) SOAP
10 1 (2.33%) Struts
10 1 (2.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
1 4 (9.30%) Fixed Income
1 4 (9.30%) Derivative
2 3 (6.98%) New Media
2 3 (6.98%) Open Source
3 2 (4.65%) Semantic Web
3 2 (4.65%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.33%) Social Network
4 1 (2.33%) Ontologies
4 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.33%) iPhone
4 1 (2.33%) Social Media
4 1 (2.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Apple iOS
2 6 (13.95%) Android
3 5 (11.63%) Windows
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (18.60%) Business Analysis
3 7 (16.28%) Project Management
4 6 (13.95%) Content Management
5 5 (11.63%) TDD
6 4 (9.30%) Test Management
6 4 (9.30%) BDD
6 4 (9.30%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (9.30%) Asset Management
6 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.30%) OOD
6 4 (9.30%) OO
7 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.98%) Web Development
7 3 (6.98%) Web Design
7 3 (6.98%) Scrum
7 3 (6.98%) Game Development
8 2 (4.65%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.65%) V-Model
8 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) SQL
2 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.28%) C#
4 3 (6.98%) PHP
4 3 (6.98%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.33%) VBA
5 1 (2.33%) C++
5 1 (2.33%) Java
5 1 (2.33%) Perl
5 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.33%) XQuery
5 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) ISEB
1 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.33%) MCSE
4 1 (2.33%) MCSA
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (83.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Squid
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) Charles River
2 4 (9.30%) Cisco
2 4 (9.30%) Calypso
3 3 (6.98%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.65%) HP
4 2 (4.65%) Sybase
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle
5 1 (2.33%) Apple
5 1 (2.33%) Citrix
5 1 (2.33%) Adobe
5 1 (2.33%) VMware
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