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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Kindle
Rank 533 554 572
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +18
Contract jobs citing Kindle 57 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.037% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.14% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 14 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £331 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £417 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £306 £295
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 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
13768 13356 14247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.20% 26.12% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 8319 8076 8176
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 569 596 791
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.55 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -20.32%

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 1 August 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 28 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 1 August 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 +31 54 £325 -1.88% 51
East of England - 24 £313 - 5
London +12 17 £425 +3.65% 12
Cambridge - 17 £313 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 17 £313 - 1
City of London +34 15 £450 +9.75% 11
South East -7 7 £210 -31.42% 26
Hampshire -10 7 £210 -31.42% 25
Norfolk - 7 £325 - 1
Norwich - 7 £325 - 1
Southampton - 2 - - 21
Staines - - - -
Winchester - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Colchester - - - - 1
Fareham - - - - 2
Hitchin - - - - 1
Horsham - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 1
Letchworth - - - - 1
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 2
Cheshire - - - - 1
Essex - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 2

Kindle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 22 (28.21%) Publishing
4 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 17 (21.79%) ITIL
6 16 (20.51%) Windows
7 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
7 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
7 15 (19.23%) Finance
7 15 (19.23%) jQuery
8 14 (17.95%) .NET
8 14 (17.95%) C#
9 13 (16.67%) SQL
10 12 (15.38%) Cisco
10 12 (15.38%) VoIP
10 12 (15.38%) Firewall
10 12 (15.38%) Scrum
11 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (14.10%) Citrix
11 11 (14.10%) Visual Studio
11 11 (14.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (14.10%) HTML5
11 11 (14.10%) CSS3
12 10 (12.82%) Oracle
12 10 (12.82%) PHP
12 10 (12.82%) OOP
12 10 (12.82%) SharePoint
13 9 (11.54%) Banking
13 9 (11.54%) Active Directory

Kindle
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 10 (12.82%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.69%) IBM Notes
2 6 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (5.13%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.13%) Drupal
4 3 (3.85%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (3.85%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.85%) CMS
4 3 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.85%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.28%) Node.js
5 1 (1.28%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 6 (7.69%) MS Office
2 4 (5.13%) MS Project
2 4 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Magento
1 3 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.38%) VoIP
1 12 (15.38%) Firewall
2 8 (10.26%) VLAN
3 7 (8.97%) Intranet
4 4 (5.13%) WAN
4 4 (5.13%) VPN
4 4 (5.13%) LAN
5 1 (1.28%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) Triplestore
2 2 (2.56%) MarkLogic
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
General
1 22 (28.21%) Publishing
2 15 (19.23%) Finance
3 9 (11.54%) Banking
4 2 (2.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (33.33%) Developer
2 10 (12.82%) .NET Developer
2 10 (12.82%) Architect
3 8 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (6.41%) Contracts Manager
4 5 (6.41%) Software Developer
5 4 (5.13%) Integration Architect
5 4 (5.13%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.13%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (5.13%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Technician
5 4 (5.13%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (5.13%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (3.85%) Middleware Specialist
6 3 (3.85%) PHP Magento Developer
6 3 (3.85%) Magento Developer
6 3 (3.85%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 3 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
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%) .NET Framework
7 6 (7.69%) AngularJS
8 5 (6.41%) Web Services
8 5 (6.41%) XSLT
9 4 (5.13%) XSD
9 4 (5.13%) SOAP
9 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET
9 4 (5.13%) WSDL
9 4 (5.13%) REST
9 4 (5.13%) CAML
10 3 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.85%) Open Source
2 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.56%) Fixed Income
2 2 (2.56%) Digital Media
2 2 (2.56%) Derivative
3 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.28%) iPhone
3 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.28%) Semantic Web
3 1 (1.28%) Social Media
3 1 (1.28%) iPad
3 1 (1.28%) Linked Data
3 1 (1.28%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.51%) Windows
2 11 (14.10%) 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 XP
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.79%) ITIL
2 12 (15.38%) Scrum
3 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.82%) OOP
5 8 (10.26%) OO
5 8 (10.26%) PRINCE2
5 8 (10.26%) Project Management
6 7 (8.97%) Unit Testing
6 7 (8.97%) MVC
6 7 (8.97%) Code Coverage
7 6 (7.69%) Document Management
8 5 (6.41%) TDD
9 4 (5.13%) EAI
9 4 (5.13%) OOD
9 4 (5.13%) SOA
9 4 (5.13%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.13%) Change Management
9 4 (5.13%) TOGAF
9 4 (5.13%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
2 14 (17.95%) C#
3 13 (16.67%) SQL
4 10 (12.82%) PHP
5 1 (1.28%) XQuery
5 1 (1.28%) C++
5 1 (1.28%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.13%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.85%) Degree
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.85%) MCSE
4 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 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 8 (10.26%) XenServer
3 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.28%) Squid
4 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.38%) Cisco
3 11 (14.10%) Citrix
4 10 (12.82%) Oracle
5 8 (10.26%) WatchGuard
6 6 (7.69%) Lotus
7 4 (5.13%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.13%) IBM
7 4 (5.13%) TIBCO
8 3 (3.85%) Sitecore
8 3 (3.85%) VMware
8 3 (3.85%) Apple
9 2 (2.56%) HP
9 2 (2.56%) Remedy
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