The first table below looks at the demand for Amazon EMR skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EMR 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 of the Cloud Services category for the London 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 Elastic MapReduce (Amazon EMR)
Rank 406 384 420
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +36
Contract jobs citing Amazon EMR 6 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.023% 0.011%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.77% 1.09% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate £613 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.12% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £310 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £678 £640 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Services Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
783 458 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.24% 2.12% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 331 337
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £579
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 7
Average hourly rate £17.00 £24.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.41 £16.50 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.70 £31.85 £76.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -38.00%
Amazon EMR
England

Amazon EMR
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EMR across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon EMR Jobs Demand Trend in London

Amazon EMR
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Amazon EMR Daily Rate Trend in London

Amazon EMR
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Amazon EMR Daily Rate Histogram in London

Amazon EMR
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EMR within the London 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
City of London -12 2 £575 -17.85% 1
Amazon EMR
England

Amazon EMR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Amazon EMR 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 Amazon EMR.

1 8 (80.00%) Hadoop
1 8 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (80.00%) MapReduce
1 8 (80.00%) Big Data
2 7 (70.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (70.00%) Apache Hive
2 7 (70.00%) Apache Pig
3 6 (60.00%) HBase
3 6 (60.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) Python
5 4 (40.00%) Google
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Sqoop
5 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (40.00%) Kafka
6 3 (30.00%) Apache Flume
6 3 (30.00%) Oozie
6 3 (30.00%) Tableau
6 3 (30.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (30.00%) Mahout
6 3 (30.00%) MySQL
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
7 2 (20.00%) Greenplum
7 2 (20.00%) Netezza
7 2 (20.00%) Smartphone
7 2 (20.00%) Teradata

Amazon EMR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Amazon EMR 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 Amazon EMR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (70.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (20.00%) Google App Engine
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Hadoop
1 8 (80.00%) Big Data
2 7 (70.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (70.00%) Apache Hive
3 6 (60.00%) HBase
4 4 (40.00%) Sqoop
4 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (30.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (30.00%) Mahout
5 3 (30.00%) MySQL
6 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (20.00%) Redis
6 2 (20.00%) Riak
6 2 (20.00%) Neo4j
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (20.00%) Couchbase
6 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (10.00%) Vectorwise
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Data Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) MapReduce
2 4 (40.00%) Kafka
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) J2SE
4 1 (10.00%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Smartphone
1 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (20.00%) Digital Media
1 2 (20.00%) Open Source
1 2 (20.00%) Social Media
2 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Business Development
3 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Scala
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Flume
2 2 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Google
2 3 (30.00%) Tableau
3 2 (20.00%) Greenplum
3 2 (20.00%) Netezza
3 2 (20.00%) Teradata
4 1 (10.00%) Vertica
4 1 (10.00%) Infobright
4 1 (10.00%) Rackspace