The table below looks at the statistics for Kafka skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kafka over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Kafka
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Kafka 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Kafka
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
177 245 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.41% 24.16% 21.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 203 102
Median daily rate £388 £415 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.62% +14.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -42.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Kafka
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) HDFS
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (50.00%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (50.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Integration
2 1 (50.00%) GemFire
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) OLTP
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (50.00%) GemFire
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Gradle
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Java Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Spark Streaming
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (50.00%) Spring Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat