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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic MapReduce (Amazon EMR)
Rank 556 556 527
Rank change year-on-year
0 -29
Contract jobs citing Amazon EMR 15 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.006% 0.009%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.79% 0.25% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 2
Average daily rate
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£508 £450 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.77% +30.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £350 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £450 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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
1890 1209 832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.77% 2.48% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1230 777 544
Average daily rate £438 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 24 19
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.23 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.62% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £43.75 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+30.62% -9.34%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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 +27 15 £508 +12.77% 4
England -6 15 £508 +12.77% 5
City of London - 8 £575 -
South East - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Scotland - - - - 2
Edinburgh - - - - 2

Amazon EMR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 18 (94.74%) Hadoop
1 18 (94.74%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (94.74%) MapReduce
2 17 (89.47%) Big Data
2 17 (89.47%) Apache Spark
3 15 (78.95%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (63.16%) Amazon S3
4 12 (63.16%) Java
5 10 (52.63%) Apache Avro
6 9 (47.37%) Apache
7 8 (42.11%) Python
7 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (31.58%) Linux
8 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
9 5 (26.32%) Maven
9 5 (26.32%) Ubuntu
9 5 (26.32%) Apache Hive
10 4 (21.05%) Analytics
10 4 (21.05%) Mesos
10 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
10 4 (21.05%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (15.79%) Digital Media
11 3 (15.79%) Social Media
11 3 (15.79%) SQL
11 3 (15.79%) Marketing
12 2 (10.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (10.53%) Apache Pig
12 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
12 2 (10.53%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (10.53%) Visualisation

Amazon EMR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 17 (89.47%) Apache Spark
2 9 (47.37%) Apache
3 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
4 2 (10.53%) Apache Pig
5 1 (5.26%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 18 (94.74%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (78.95%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (63.16%) Amazon S3
4 2 (10.53%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (5.26%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) Hadoop
2 17 (89.47%) Big Data
3 5 (26.32%) Apache Hive
4 4 (21.05%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (10.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
5 2 (10.53%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (10.53%) Impala
5 2 (10.53%) HBase
5 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.26%) RavenDB
6 1 (5.26%) Neo4j
6 1 (5.26%) Mahout
6 1 (5.26%) Couchbase
6 1 (5.26%) CouchDB
6 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (5.26%) DataStax
6 1 (5.26%) BigQuery
6 1 (5.26%) HCatalog
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) Yeoman
General
1 3 (15.79%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Big Data Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Hadoop Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Big Data Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Data Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Data Scientist
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Data Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) Apache Avro
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (5.26%) SciPy
3 1 (5.26%) Lucene
3 1 (5.26%) Cascalog
3 1 (5.26%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Digital Media
1 3 (15.79%) Social Media
2 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.26%) Market Risk
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.26%) UNIX
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) MapReduce
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Quantitative Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Data Management
4 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Business Transformation
4 2 (10.53%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) Data Munging
5 1 (5.26%) Time Series Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) Python
3 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Scala
6 1 (5.26%) Clojure
6 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Mesos
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Teradata
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
1 2 (10.53%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Splunk
2 1 (5.26%) Hortonworks
2 1 (5.26%) Cloudera
2 1 (5.26%) Platfora
2 1 (5.26%) Datameer
2 1 (5.26%) Hadapt
2 1 (5.26%) MapR