The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EMR skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amazon EMR over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic MapReduce (Amazon EMR)
Rank 609 568 582
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +14
Contract jobs citing Amazon EMR 4 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.017% 0.011%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.19% 0.71% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 5
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£463 £575 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.56% +32.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £540 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £628 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Cloud Services Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2057 1276 650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.52% 2.43% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1319 814 381
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £228 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 25 18
Average hourly rate £21.56 £17.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.98% -42.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £46.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -41.66%

Amazon EMR
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Amazon EMR Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Amazon EMR
Daily Rate Trend

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

Amazon EMR Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Amazon EMR
Top 3 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 24 October 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -32 4 £463 -19.56% 5
London -12 3 £475 -17.39% 2
City of London +13 2 £450 -21.73% 1

Amazon EMR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 14 (93.33%) MapReduce
2 11 (73.33%) Big Data
2 11 (73.33%) Scala
2 11 (73.33%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) Apache Hive
3 10 (66.67%) Apache Pig
4 9 (60.00%) Python
5 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
5 8 (53.33%) ETL
5 8 (53.33%) R
5 8 (53.33%) Visualisation
5 8 (53.33%) Analytics
5 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (46.67%) Information Retrieval
6 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (46.67%) Data Mining
6 7 (46.67%) Degree
6 7 (46.67%) Mathematics
6 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
7 6 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
8 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (26.67%) Finance
10 3 (20.00%) Linux
10 3 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (20.00%) Amazon S3
10 3 (20.00%) DevOps
11 2 (13.33%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (13.33%) AWS Data Pipeline

Amazon EMR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 10 (66.67%) Apache Pig
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (20.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (13.33%) AWS Data Pipeline
4 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) Big Data
2 10 (66.67%) Apache Hive
3 7 (46.67%) Data Mining
4 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (13.33%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (6.67%) Impala
6 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
6 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
6 1 (6.67%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Yeoman
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Insight Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Data Scientist
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Big Data Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Data Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Hadoop Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) SciPy
2 1 (6.67%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (6.67%) Cascading
2 1 (6.67%) Cascalog
2 1 (6.67%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Visualisation
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (46.67%) Mathematics
2 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) CentOS
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) MapReduce
2 8 (53.33%) Analytics
2 8 (53.33%) ETL
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Information Retrieval
4 6 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (20.00%) DevOps
6 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (13.33%) B2C
7 1 (6.67%) Migration
7 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Web Development
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.67%) Data Transformation
7 1 (6.67%) Data Munging
7 1 (6.67%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
1 11 (73.33%) Scala
2 9 (60.00%) Python
3 8 (53.33%) R
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) VBA
4 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.67%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) Ambari
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
1 1 (6.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) SaltStack
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