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 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 Kindle
Rank 564 557 540
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -17
Contract jobs citing Kindle 31 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.048% 0.034%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £328 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% -14.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £290 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £510 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £306 £363
% change year-on-year
+30.61% -15.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £16.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.75

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
16672 16035 14712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.22% 31.07% 29.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10749 9939 8668
Average daily rate £415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 688 837
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

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 19 December 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 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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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 -23 31 £400 +26.98% 44
London +15 14 £425 +18.88% 11
City of London +10 13 £438 +10.06% 11
East of England -11 8 £425 +46.55% 6
Cambridgeshire - 7 £425 - 2
Cambridge - 6 £425 - 1
South East -20 3 £288 -55.76% 24
Hampshire -18 2 £300 - 19
Reading +18 1 £275 -57.69% 1
Berkshire +2 1 £275 -57.69% 3
Fareham -2 1 £300 - 8
Southampton -3 1 - - 11
Norwich - 1 £400 - 2
Peterborough - 1 £525 - 1
Norfolk - 1 £400 - 2
South West - 1 £175 - 1
Scotland - - - - 3
Hertfordshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Wiltshire - - - - 1
Salisbury - - - - 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
Essex - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - -
Oxford - - - - 1
Watford - - - -

Kindle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 82 (90.11%) ISO 9001
2 30 (32.97%) ITIL
3 22 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (19.78%) Finance
4 18 (19.78%) Publishing
4 18 (19.78%) Windows
4 18 (19.78%) Cisco
4 18 (19.78%) Microsoft
4 18 (19.78%) HTML
5 16 (17.58%) VoIP
5 16 (17.58%) Citrix
5 16 (17.58%) PRINCE2
5 16 (17.58%) Firewall
5 16 (17.58%) WatchGuard
5 16 (17.58%) Security Cleared
5 16 (17.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (17.58%) XenServer
6 15 (16.48%) VLAN
6 15 (16.48%) CSS
7 14 (15.38%) Project Management
7 14 (15.38%) Banking
8 12 (13.19%) Migration
8 12 (13.19%) Scrum
8 12 (13.19%) Oracle
9 11 (12.09%) SQL
9 11 (12.09%) Project Planning
10 10 (10.99%) .NET
10 10 (10.99%) C#
11 9 (9.89%) XML
11 9 (9.89%) Degree

Kindle
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (5.49%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.20%) CMS
3 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.10%) JBoss
3 1 (1.10%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.10%) Apache
3 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.10%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.10%) Lync
3 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.10%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.10%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.10%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.10%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (8.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.49%) MS Office
3 4 (4.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.40%) MS Project
4 1 (1.10%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.20%) Markit EDM
3 2 (2.20%) Magento
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.58%) VoIP
1 16 (17.58%) Firewall
2 15 (16.48%) VLAN
3 3 (3.30%) HTTP
4 2 (2.20%) WAN
4 2 (2.20%) LAN
5 1 (1.10%) VPN
5 1 (1.10%) Intranet
5 1 (1.10%) SAN
5 1 (1.10%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.40%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.30%) SQLite
3 2 (2.20%) Triplestore
3 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.10%) Big Data
4 1 (1.10%) MarkLogic
4 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.49%) JIRA
2 3 (3.30%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.30%) Xcode
2 3 (3.30%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.20%) Selenium
3 2 (2.20%) JUnit
4 1 (1.10%) Ant
4 1 (1.10%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.10%) Calabash
4 1 (1.10%) Maven
4 1 (1.10%) Subversion
General
1 18 (19.78%) Finance
1 18 (19.78%) Publishing
2 14 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (2.20%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (23.08%) Analyst
2 18 (19.78%) Business Analyst
3 15 (16.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (15.38%) Project Manager
5 12 (13.19%) Architect
6 9 (9.89%) Developer
7 7 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.59%) Contracts Manager
8 6 (6.59%) Business Solution Architect
8 6 (6.59%) Business Architect
9 5 (5.49%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (5.49%) Technical Business Analyst
10 4 (4.40%) Software Manager
10 4 (4.40%) Software Development Project Manager
10 4 (4.40%) Development Project Manager
10 4 (4.40%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (4.40%) Software Project Manager
10 4 (4.40%) Integration Architect
10 4 (4.40%) Development Manager
10 4 (4.40%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.78%) HTML
2 15 (16.48%) CSS
3 10 (10.99%) .NET
4 9 (9.89%) XML
4 9 (9.89%) HTML5
4 9 (9.89%) CSS3
5 8 (8.79%) REST
6 7 (7.69%) Web Services
6 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 5 (5.49%) Middleware
8 4 (4.40%) jQuery
8 4 (4.40%) .NET Framework
8 4 (4.40%) WSDL
8 4 (4.40%) SOAP
8 4 (4.40%) XSD
9 3 (3.30%) ADO.NET
9 3 (3.30%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.30%) Spring
9 3 (3.30%) JSON
10 2 (2.20%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.59%) PMI
3 5 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.40%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.30%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.20%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.10%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.10%) Open Source
7 1 (1.10%) Linked Data
7 1 (1.10%) Derivative
7 1 (1.10%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.78%) Windows
2 16 (17.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.59%) Android
3 6 (6.59%) UNIX
4 5 (5.49%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.20%) Linux
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.97%) ITIL
2 22 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (17.58%) PRINCE2
4 14 (15.38%) Project Management
5 12 (13.19%) Migration
5 12 (13.19%) Scrum
6 11 (12.09%) Project Planning
7 7 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 6 (6.59%) Risk Management
9 5 (5.49%) Data Modelling
9 5 (5.49%) Supplier Management
10 4 (4.40%) Refactoring
10 4 (4.40%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.40%) TDD
10 4 (4.40%) Pair Programming
10 4 (4.40%) iOS Development
10 4 (4.40%) Test Automation
10 4 (4.40%) ATDD
10 4 (4.40%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (4.40%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.09%) SQL
2 10 (10.99%) C#
3 7 (7.69%) Java
3 7 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.49%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.40%) Perl
6 3 (3.30%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.20%) PHP
8 1 (1.10%) XQuery
8 1 (1.10%) C
8 1 (1.10%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.10%) Ruby
8 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (17.58%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.89%) Degree
3 6 (6.59%) PMP
3 6 (6.59%) PMI Certification
4 5 (5.49%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.10%) CCNA
5 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.10%) MCSE
5 1 (1.10%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (90.11%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 16 (17.58%) XenServer
2 5 (5.49%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.40%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (4.40%) Control-M
2 2 (2.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (19.78%) Cisco
1 18 (19.78%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.58%) Citrix
2 16 (17.58%) WatchGuard
3 12 (13.19%) Oracle
4 4 (4.40%) Remedy
4 4 (4.40%) TIBCO
4 4 (4.40%) BMC
4 4 (4.40%) Sybase
4 4 (4.40%) IBM
5 2 (2.20%) Charles River
5 2 (2.20%) VMware
5 2 (2.20%) Calypso
6 1 (1.10%) Murex
6 1 (1.10%) Adobe
6 1 (1.10%) Lotus
6 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.10%) Sophos
6 1 (1.10%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.10%) RIMES
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