The first 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 16 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 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Kindle
Rank 409 359 387
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +28
Contract jobs citing Kindle 7 20 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.028% 0.091% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.091% 0.28% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 27
Average daily rate £525 £420 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 - £13.00
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7734 7218 8733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.25% 32.84% 31.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5452 5033 5839
Average daily rate £450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 169 227
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £52.80 £47.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
Kindle
England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kindle across the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Kindle Daily Rate Histogram 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
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 Kindle within the London region over the 3 months to 16 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 -16 7 £525 +23.52% 7
Kindle
England

Kindle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 13 (76.47%) ISO 9001
2 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Publishing
3 5 (29.41%) ISEB
3 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) Test Management
4 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
4 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Banking
4 4 (23.53%) Finance
4 4 (23.53%) Fixed Income
4 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
4 4 (23.53%) Investment Banking
4 4 (23.53%) Derivative
4 4 (23.53%) Charles River
4 4 (23.53%) Calypso
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (17.65%) RESTful
5 3 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (17.65%) Markit EDM
5 3 (17.65%) Android
5 3 (17.65%) Drupal
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) Selenium

Kindle
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) Drupal
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MarkLogic
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Selenium
1 2 (11.76%) TestDirector
2 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Bugzilla
2 1 (5.88%) Xcode
2 1 (5.88%) WinRunner
2 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
2 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.88%) eggPlant
General
1 5 (29.41%) Publishing
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Contracts Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Charles River Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Security Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Security Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Test Leader
5 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) XML Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Android Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Mobile Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Print Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
1 3 (17.65%) RESTful
2 2 (11.76%) XSLT
2 2 (11.76%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) JMS
3 1 (5.88%) XHTML
3 1 (5.88%) XML Schema
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) J2EE
3 1 (5.88%) JSP
3 1 (5.88%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) Struts
3 1 (5.88%) XSL
3 1 (5.88%) JSTL
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Jena
3 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Fixed Income
1 4 (23.53%) Derivative
2 2 (11.76%) Semantic Web
2 2 (11.76%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.88%) Ontologies
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.88%) iPad
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) iPhone
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
2 3 (17.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
2 4 (23.53%) Test Management
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
4 2 (11.76%) V-Model
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
4 2 (11.76%) RUP
5 1 (5.88%) RDF
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Android Development
5 1 (5.88%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (5.88%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) XQuery
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) VBA
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) ISEB
2 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (76.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Charles River
1 4 (23.53%) Calypso
2 2 (11.76%) Sybase
2 2 (11.76%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe