The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Kindle in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kindle over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Kindle
Rank - 145 -
Contract jobs citing Kindle 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.031% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £150 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £260
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
+44.23% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
698 873 560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.86% 27.04% 25.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 517 295
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 53 44
Average hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% +62.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.76 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +4.65%

Kindle
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Kindle Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Kindle
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Kindle Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Kindle
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Kindle Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Kindle
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) WatchGuard
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Phone

Kindle
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) WatchGuard
1 1 (100.00%) SonicWALL