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 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Kindle
Rank 544 535 512
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -23
Contract jobs citing Kindle 34 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.045% 0.052%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 13
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.25

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
15163 14956 13365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.90% 30.70% 29.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 9582 9248 8000
Average daily rate £418 £404 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.40% +0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £226 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 599 618 798
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.90 £11.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

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 23 January 2015.

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 27 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 23 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -11 34 £400 +3.22% 34
London +5 17 £450 - 13
City of London +15 15 £450 -14.28% 11
East of England +17 11 £400 +37.93% 10
Cambridgeshire - 6 £425 - 4
Cambridge - 6 £425 - 3
South East -24 3 £300 -42.85% 9
Hampshire -19 2 £325 - 6
Reading +8 1 £275 -57.69% 1
Fareham +3 1 £300 - 2
Berkshire -1 1 £275 -47.61% 2
Norfolk - 1 £400 - 3
Norwich - 1 £400 - 3
South West - 1 £175 - 1
Essex - - - -
Scotland - - - - 1
Oxford - - - -
Peterborough - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 1
Edinburgh - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
Wiltshire - - - - 1
Camberley - - - - 1
Salisbury - - - - 1
Southampton - - - - 3

Kindle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 74 (89.16%) ISO 9001
2 29 (34.94%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (25.30%) Microsoft
3 21 (25.30%) ITIL
4 19 (22.89%) Scrum
5 18 (21.69%) HTML
6 17 (20.48%) C#
6 17 (20.48%) .NET
6 17 (20.48%) ASP.NET
7 16 (19.28%) Security Cleared
8 15 (18.07%) CSS
8 15 (18.07%) JavaScript
8 15 (18.07%) Publishing
9 14 (16.87%) Finance
9 14 (16.87%) SQL
10 12 (14.46%) Cisco
10 12 (14.46%) Migration
10 12 (14.46%) TDD
10 12 (14.46%) PRINCE2
10 12 (14.46%) jQuery
11 11 (13.25%) Dynamics CRM
11 11 (13.25%) Project Planning
11 11 (13.25%) HTML5
11 11 (13.25%) CSS3
11 11 (13.25%) Mobile App
11 11 (13.25%) Windows
11 11 (13.25%) CRM
11 11 (13.25%) Project Management
12 10 (12.05%) Firewall
12 10 (12.05%) VoIP

Kindle
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 3 (3.61%) CMS
2 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.20%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.20%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.20%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.20%) AquaLogic Service Bus
2 1 (1.20%) Lync
2 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.20%) JBoss
2 1 (1.20%) Apache
2 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (13.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.82%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (4.82%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (2.41%) Markit EDM
3 2 (2.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.05%) Firewall
1 10 (12.05%) VoIP
2 9 (10.84%) VLAN
3 3 (3.61%) HTTP
4 2 (2.41%) WAN
4 2 (2.41%) LAN
5 1 (1.20%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.20%) SAN
5 1 (1.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.61%) SQLite
4 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.20%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.61%) Xcode
2 2 (2.41%) JUnit
2 2 (2.41%) Selenium
3 1 (1.20%) Calabash
3 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.20%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.20%) Ant
3 1 (1.20%) Subversion
3 1 (1.20%) Maven
General
1 15 (18.07%) Publishing
2 14 (16.87%) Finance
3 9 (10.84%) Banking
4 5 (6.02%) Retail
5 2 (2.41%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (28.92%) Analyst
2 20 (24.10%) Business Analyst
3 15 (18.07%) Project Manager
4 13 (15.66%) Developer
4 13 (15.66%) Architect
5 9 (10.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Business Architect
6 6 (7.23%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.23%) Business Solution Architect
7 5 (6.02%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Data Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Technical Business Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Development Project Manager
8 4 (4.82%) Software Project Manager
8 4 (4.82%) Contracts Manager
8 4 (4.82%) .NET Architect
8 4 (4.82%) Software Development Manager
8 4 (4.82%) Development Manager
8 4 (4.82%) CRM Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Business Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.69%) HTML
2 17 (20.48%) .NET
2 17 (20.48%) ASP.NET
3 15 (18.07%) CSS
4 12 (14.46%) jQuery
5 11 (13.25%) HTML5
5 11 (13.25%) CSS3
6 10 (12.05%) .NET Framework
7 9 (10.84%) Web Services
8 4 (4.82%) XML
8 4 (4.82%) REST
9 3 (3.61%) JSON
9 3 (3.61%) Spring
10 2 (2.41%) JMS
10 2 (2.41%) J2EE
10 2 (2.41%) JSP
10 2 (2.41%) RESTful
10 2 (2.41%) Java EE
10 2 (2.41%) Apache Flex
11 1 (1.20%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.23%) PMI
3 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.82%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.61%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.20%) Derivative
6 1 (1.20%) Open Source
6 1 (1.20%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.20%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.25%) Windows
2 10 (12.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (9.64%) UNIX
3 8 (9.64%) Android
4 7 (8.43%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.20%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.94%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (25.30%) ITIL
3 19 (22.89%) Scrum
4 12 (14.46%) Migration
4 12 (14.46%) TDD
4 12 (14.46%) PRINCE2
5 11 (13.25%) Project Planning
5 11 (13.25%) CRM
5 11 (13.25%) Project Management
6 10 (12.05%) Business Analysis
7 6 (7.23%) Analytics
7 6 (7.23%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.02%) Supplier Management
8 5 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.02%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.02%) Data Analysis
9 4 (4.82%) Pair Programming
9 4 (4.82%) Web Design
9 4 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.82%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.48%) C#
2 15 (18.07%) JavaScript
3 14 (16.87%) SQL
4 7 (8.43%) T-SQL
4 7 (8.43%) Java
4 7 (8.43%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.82%) Perl
6 3 (3.61%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.41%) PHP
8 1 (1.20%) Ruby
8 1 (1.20%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.20%) C
8 1 (1.20%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 16 (19.28%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.84%) Degree
3 6 (7.23%) PMP
3 6 (7.23%) PMI Certification
4 5 (6.02%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.20%) MCSE
5 1 (1.20%) MCSA
5 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.20%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (89.16%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.20%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (12.05%) XenServer
2 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (4.82%) Control-M
2 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (25.30%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.46%) Cisco
3 10 (12.05%) Citrix
3 10 (12.05%) WatchGuard
4 7 (8.43%) Oracle
5 4 (4.82%) Remedy
5 4 (4.82%) Sybase
5 4 (4.82%) BMC
6 2 (2.41%) VMware
6 2 (2.41%) Charles River
6 2 (2.41%) Calypso
7 1 (1.20%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.20%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.20%) RIMES
7 1 (1.20%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.20%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.20%) Adobe
7 1 (1.20%) Murex
7 1 (1.20%) Sophos
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