The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic MapReduce (Amazon EMR)
Rank 578 - 567
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Amazon EMR 11 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% - 0.003%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.61% - 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Average daily rate
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£625 - £510
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Services Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1808 1175 677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.31% 2.30% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1145 799 427
Average daily rate £413 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 32 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £30.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.71% +127.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.62 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £49.75 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £32.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-48.43% +137.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amazon EMR within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Amazon EMR Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Amazon EMR
Top 7 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 29 July 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
London - 11 £625 - 4
England - 11 £625 - 4
City of London - 1 £500 - 2
North West - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -

Amazon EMR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 15 (88.24%) MapReduce
2 13 (76.47%) Big Data
3 12 (70.59%) Apache Pig
3 12 (70.59%) Apache Hive
4 11 (64.71%) Scala
4 11 (64.71%) Java
5 10 (58.82%) Python
6 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
6 8 (47.06%) SQL
6 8 (47.06%) ETL
6 8 (47.06%) Visualisation
6 8 (47.06%) R
7 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (41.18%) Degree
7 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
7 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
7 7 (41.18%) Data Mining
7 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (41.18%) Analytics
8 6 (35.29%) Hadoop
8 6 (35.29%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (23.53%) Finance
9 4 (23.53%) Kafka
10 3 (17.65%) Apache Flume
10 3 (17.65%) Sqoop
10 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (17.65%) Web Services
10 3 (17.65%) Linux
10 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
10 3 (17.65%) Apache Cassandra

Amazon EMR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 12 (70.59%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon S3
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) Big Data
2 12 (70.59%) Apache Hive
3 7 (41.18%) Data Mining
4 6 (35.29%) Hadoop
5 3 (17.65%) Sqoop
5 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
5 3 (17.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
5 3 (17.65%) HBase
6 2 (11.76%) Redis
6 2 (11.76%) Riak
6 2 (11.76%) Neo4j
6 2 (11.76%) Mahout
6 2 (11.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (11.76%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (11.76%) MySQL
6 2 (11.76%) Couchbase
6 2 (11.76%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (11.76%) Impala
7 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Data Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Insight Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Data Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Big Data Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Big Data Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Data Scientist
4 2 (11.76%) Data Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Hadoop Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) MapReduce
2 4 (23.53%) Kafka
3 3 (17.65%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) RHadoop
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Visualisation
2 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
2 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Social Media
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Media
3 2 (11.76%) Smartphone
4 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) CentOS
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ETL
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Analytics
3 6 (35.29%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) B2C
5 2 (11.76%) Machine Learning
5 2 (11.76%) Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Data Transformation
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Business Development
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.88%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
1 11 (64.71%) Scala
2 10 (58.82%) Python
3 8 (47.06%) R
3 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Apache Flume
2 2 (11.76%) HDFS
2 2 (11.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Oozie
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) Salt
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Ambari
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Google
1 2 (11.76%) Tableau
2 1 (5.88%) Vertica
2 1 (5.88%) SaltStack
2 1 (5.88%) Netezza
2 1 (5.88%) Greenplum
2 1 (5.88%) Teradata