The first 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 11 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 terms in our Miscellaneous 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Kindle
Rank 525 545 571
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +26
Contract jobs citing Kindle 55 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.050% 0.024%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.19% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 18 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £369 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £249 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £555 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £288 -
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13249 13488 13997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.15% 26.91% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8069 8135 8093
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 531 609 717
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.42 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -18.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kindle within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Kindle Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 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 11 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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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 +16 51 £325 -11.86% 41
London +1 19 £450 -7.21% 12
East of England - 19 £313 - 5
City of London +30 17 £450 -7.21% 11
Cambridge - 12 £313 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 12 £313 - 2
Hampshire -11 9 £230 -24.89% 23
South East -12 9 £230 -24.89% 24
Norfolk - 7 £325 - 1
Norwich - 7 £325 - 1
Southampton - 2 - - 18
Fareham - 2 £275 - 3
Basingstoke - 1 £350 -
Bristol - - - -
Colchester - - - - 1
Hitchin - - - - 1
Letchworth - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Staines - - - -
Winchester - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Essex - - - - 1
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -

Kindle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 76 (97.44%) ISO 9001
2 25 (32.05%) HTML
2 25 (32.05%) CSS
3 23 (29.49%) Publishing
4 18 (23.08%) Finance
4 18 (23.08%) SQL
4 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
5 15 (19.23%) jQuery
6 14 (17.95%) .NET
6 14 (17.95%) C#
6 14 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (16.67%) Banking
8 12 (15.38%) Scrum
8 12 (15.38%) SharePoint
9 11 (14.10%) Visual Studio
9 11 (14.10%) Windows
9 11 (14.10%) HTML5
9 11 (14.10%) CSS3
10 10 (12.82%) OOP
10 10 (12.82%) Oracle
10 10 (12.82%) PHP
10 10 (12.82%) Project Management
11 9 (11.54%) ITIL
11 9 (11.54%) PRINCE2
11 9 (11.54%) XML
11 9 (11.54%) Active Directory
11 9 (11.54%) Business Analysis
12 8 (10.26%) JIRA

Kindle
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 12 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.97%) Drupal
3 5 (6.41%) IBM Notes
3 5 (6.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (5.13%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (3.85%) CMS
5 3 (3.85%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.85%) Umbraco
5 3 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (3.85%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.28%) Node.js
6 1 (1.28%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Office
1 6 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (5.13%) MS Project
3 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) VoIP
1 7 (8.97%) Firewall
2 6 (7.69%) Intranet
3 4 (5.13%) VPN
3 4 (5.13%) WAN
3 4 (5.13%) LAN
4 3 (3.85%) VLAN
5 1 (1.28%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) MarkLogic
2 2 (2.56%) Triplestore
2 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.28%) Big Data
3 1 (1.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (14.10%) Visual Studio
2 8 (10.26%) JIRA
3 2 (2.56%) TestDirector
General
1 23 (29.49%) Publishing
2 18 (23.08%) Finance
3 13 (16.67%) Banking
4 6 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (33.33%) Developer
2 10 (12.82%) Architect
2 10 (12.82%) .NET Developer
2 10 (12.82%) Contracts Manager
3 5 (6.41%) Project Manager
3 5 (6.41%) Business Analyst
3 5 (6.41%) Analyst
3 5 (6.41%) Software Developer
4 4 (5.13%) Integration Architect
4 4 (5.13%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Architect
4 4 (5.13%) Drupal Developer
4 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Technician
4 4 (5.13%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (3.85%) PHP Magento Developer
5 3 (3.85%) Magento Developer
5 3 (3.85%) PHP Developer
5 3 (3.85%) Middleware Specialist
5 3 (3.85%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 3 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.05%) HTML
1 25 (32.05%) CSS
2 15 (19.23%) jQuery
3 14 (17.95%) .NET
4 11 (14.10%) HTML5
4 11 (14.10%) CSS3
5 9 (11.54%) XML
6 7 (8.97%) Middleware
7 6 (7.69%) ADO.NET
7 6 (7.69%) AngularJS
7 6 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 5 (6.41%) Web Services
8 5 (6.41%) XSLT
9 4 (5.13%) XSD
9 4 (5.13%) WSDL
9 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET
9 4 (5.13%) SOAP
9 4 (5.13%) CAML
9 4 (5.13%) REST
10 3 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Fixed Income
1 6 (7.69%) Derivative
2 3 (3.85%) Open Source
3 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.56%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (2.56%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.28%) Linked Data
4 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.28%) iPhone
4 1 (1.28%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.28%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.28%) Social Media
4 1 (1.28%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.10%) Windows
2 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.41%) Linux
4 4 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.85%) UNIX
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Vista
6 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (15.38%) Scrum
3 10 (12.82%) OOP
3 10 (12.82%) Project Management
4 9 (11.54%) ITIL
4 9 (11.54%) PRINCE2
4 9 (11.54%) Business Analysis
5 8 (10.26%) OO
6 7 (8.97%) Code Coverage
6 7 (8.97%) MVC
6 7 (8.97%) Unit Testing
7 5 (6.41%) TDD
7 5 (6.41%) Document Management
7 5 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.13%) BDD
8 4 (5.13%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (5.13%) TOGAF
8 4 (5.13%) Test Management
8 4 (5.13%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.13%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.08%) SQL
2 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
3 14 (17.95%) C#
4 10 (12.82%) PHP
5 1 (1.28%) C++
5 1 (1.28%) Java
5 1 (1.28%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (5.13%) ISEB
4 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.85%) MCSE
4 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.28%) Degree
6 1 (1.28%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (97.44%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.85%) XenServer
3 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.28%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.82%) Oracle
3 7 (8.97%) Cisco
4 6 (7.69%) Citrix
5 5 (6.41%) Lotus
6 4 (5.13%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.13%) IBM
6 4 (5.13%) Calypso
6 4 (5.13%) HP
6 4 (5.13%) TIBCO
7 3 (3.85%) VMware
7 3 (3.85%) WatchGuard
7 3 (3.85%) Sitecore
7 3 (3.85%) Apple
8 2 (2.56%) Sybase
8 2 (2.56%) Remedy
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