The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Kindle in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kindle over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Kindle
Rank 407 401 393
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing Kindle 1 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.066% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.013% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 7
Average daily rate £455 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Kindle
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7569 7666 8365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.74% 36.15% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5294 5373 5683
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £286 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 151 161
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.02% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.47 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.00 £48.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Kindle
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Kindle Jobs Demand Trend in London

Kindle
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Kindle Daily Rate Trend in London

Kindle
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Kindle Hourly Rate Trend in London

Kindle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) GitHub
1 3 (100.00%) ATDD
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Xcode
2 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming

Kindle
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Xcode
3 1 (33.33%) Calabash
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) ATDD
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) Apple Swift
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby