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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic MapReduce (Amazon EMR)
Rank 580 576 551
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -25
Contract jobs citing Amazon EMR 15 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.012% 0.012%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.76% 0.47% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 5
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£475 £450 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £350 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £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
1985 1278 704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.60% 2.48% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1327 813 467
Average daily rate £450 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £288 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 24 12
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £11.25 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £43.75 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.18% -9.93%

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 19 December 2014.

Amazon EMR Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 December 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 -21 15 £475 +5.55%
London +23 14 £500 +11.11%
City of London +14 7 £500 -

Amazon EMR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 19 (95.00%) MapReduce
2 18 (90.00%) Big Data
3 17 (85.00%) Hadoop
3 17 (85.00%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (80.00%) Apache Spark
5 14 (70.00%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (65.00%) Java
7 11 (55.00%) Amazon S3
8 10 (50.00%) Python
8 10 (50.00%) Apache Avro
9 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (40.00%) Apache
11 7 (35.00%) Apache Hive
12 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
12 6 (30.00%) Linux
13 5 (25.00%) Maven
13 5 (25.00%) Ubuntu
13 5 (25.00%) SQL
13 5 (25.00%) Analytics
14 4 (20.00%) Mesos
14 4 (20.00%) Apache Pig
14 4 (20.00%) Visualisation
14 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
14 4 (20.00%) Scala
14 4 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
15 3 (15.00%) Digital Media
15 3 (15.00%) Social Media
15 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
16 2 (10.00%) AWS Data Pipeline
16 2 (10.00%) Impala

Amazon EMR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (80.00%) Apache Spark
2 8 (40.00%) Apache
3 4 (20.00%) Apache Pig
3 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.00%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 17 (85.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (70.00%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (55.00%) Amazon S3
4 2 (10.00%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (5.00%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) Big Data
2 17 (85.00%) Hadoop
3 7 (35.00%) Apache Hive
4 4 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (10.00%) Impala
5 2 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (10.00%) Data Mining
5 2 (10.00%) HBase
5 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.00%) RavenDB
6 1 (5.00%) Neo4j
6 1 (5.00%) Mahout
6 1 (5.00%) CouchDB
6 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (5.00%) Couchbase
6 1 (5.00%) HCatalog
6 1 (5.00%) DataStax
6 1 (5.00%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) Yeoman
General
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Big Data Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Data Scientist
4 2 (10.00%) Hadoop Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Data Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Insight Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Data Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Apache Avro
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (5.00%) SciPy
3 1 (5.00%) Lucene
3 1 (5.00%) Cascalog
3 1 (5.00%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (15.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (15.00%) Social Media
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) MapReduce
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Information Retrieval
4 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
4 2 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (10.00%) Data Management
4 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.00%) ETL
4 2 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Quantitative Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
5 1 (5.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) B2C
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Data Munging
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) Scala
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.00%) R
7 1 (5.00%) Clojure
7 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Mesos
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Teradata
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
1 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Splunk
2 1 (5.00%) Datameer
2 1 (5.00%) Hadapt
2 1 (5.00%) MapR
2 1 (5.00%) Hortonworks
2 1 (5.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (5.00%) Platfora