The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Kindle in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kindle over the 3 months to 28 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Kindle
Rank 591 579 534
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -45
Contract jobs citing Kindle 11 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.035% 0.050%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.065% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 17
Average daily rate
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£320 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £232 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £375 £556
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £338 £260
% change year-on-year
-5.18% +29.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% +4.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
+44.23% -

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16836 16910 14791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.22% 30.99% 31.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10348 10427 8825
Average daily rate £425 £401 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 632 659 667
Average hourly rate £18.90 £21.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.10% -1.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.67 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +3.52%

Kindle
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Kindle Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Kindle
Daily Rate Trend

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

Kindle Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Kindle
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Kindle within the UK.

Kindle Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Kindle
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kindle within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -12 11 £320 -1.53% 15
East of England - 6 £313 - 3
Hertfordshire - 4 - - 3
Berkshire -7 3 £320 +21.90%
South East -24 3 £320 +24.87% 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £313 -
Cambridge - 2 £313 -
Slough - 2 £320 -
Royston - 1 - - 1

Kindle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 43 (95.56%) ISO 9001
2 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 20 (44.44%) C#
3 20 (44.44%) .NET
3 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (37.78%) ASP.NET
5 12 (26.67%) CSS
5 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 12 (26.67%) HTML
6 11 (24.44%) CRM
6 11 (24.44%) Scrum
6 11 (24.44%) Dynamics CRM
6 11 (24.44%) Mobile App
7 10 (22.22%) CSS3
7 10 (22.22%) HTML5
7 10 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 9 (20.00%) jQuery
8 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 9 (20.00%) Web Services
9 8 (17.78%) SQL
9 8 (17.78%) TDD
10 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (15.56%) T-SQL
11 6 (13.33%) Publishing
11 6 (13.33%) Migration
11 6 (13.33%) Business Analysis
11 6 (13.33%) Retail
11 6 (13.33%) Analytics
12 5 (11.11%) Project Management

Kindle
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.44%) CMS
1 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.44%) ArchestrA
2 1 (2.22%) Apache
2 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.22%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.22%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (8.89%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) SAN
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.22%) LAN
2 1 (2.22%) VoIP
2 1 (2.22%) WAN
2 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.22%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Ant
1 1 (2.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (2.22%) Subversion
1 1 (2.22%) Maven
1 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (13.33%) Publishing
1 6 (13.33%) Retail
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
3 4 (8.89%) Law
3 4 (8.89%) Legal
3 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Architect
2 12 (26.67%) Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Contracts Manager
4 7 (15.56%) Business Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 6 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (13.33%) Business Architect
5 6 (13.33%) Business Solution Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Business Data Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) CRM Developer
6 4 (8.89%) .NET Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Data Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Support Technician
8 2 (4.44%) Integration Manager
8 2 (4.44%) IT Support Technician
8 2 (4.44%) CRM Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (44.44%) .NET
2 17 (37.78%) ASP.NET
3 12 (26.67%) CSS
3 12 (26.67%) HTML
4 10 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 10 (22.22%) HTML5
4 10 (22.22%) CSS3
5 9 (20.00%) Web Services
5 9 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (4.44%) RESTful
6 2 (4.44%) Apache Flex
7 1 (2.22%) WCF
7 1 (2.22%) WF
7 1 (2.22%) Spring MVC
7 1 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.22%) Apache Camel
7 1 (2.22%) Apache Jena
7 1 (2.22%) XML
7 1 (2.22%) XSLT
7 1 (2.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Semantic Web
4 1 (2.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
1 4 (8.89%) Android
2 3 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.44%) UNIX
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (24.44%) Scrum
2 11 (24.44%) CRM
3 8 (17.78%) TDD
4 6 (13.33%) Migration
4 6 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 6 (13.33%) Analytics
5 5 (11.11%) Project Management
5 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.89%) ETL
6 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.67%) MVC
7 3 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (6.67%) Project Planning
7 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (4.44%) ITIL
8 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (44.44%) C#
2 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (17.78%) SQL
4 7 (15.56%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.67%) VB
6 2 (4.44%) PHP
6 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.22%) SPARQL
7 1 (2.22%) Java
7 1 (2.22%) Python
7 1 (2.22%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
1 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) MCSE
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) MCTS
3 1 (2.22%) MCITP
3 1 (2.22%) MCSA
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (95.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) NFS
2 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Amdocs
3 3 (6.67%) Wonderware
3 3 (6.67%) VMware
4 2 (4.44%) Cisco
5 1 (2.22%) Sophos
5 1 (2.22%) SurfControl
5 1 (2.22%) WatchGuard
5 1 (2.22%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.22%) Postini
5 1 (2.22%) Sitecore
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