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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Kindle
Rank 556 545 508
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -37
Contract jobs citing Kindle 31 21 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.041% 0.051%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 16
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £235 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £26.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.00 -

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
15696 15542 13865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.85% 30.62% 30.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9694 9462 8318
Average daily rate £425 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 596 628 781
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.90 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.65 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%

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 3 March 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 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 3 March 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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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 +3 31 £400 +6.66% 32
London +11 14 £500 -4.76% 8
East of England - 13 £363 - 7
City of London +12 12 £500 -14.89% 7
Cambridgeshire - 5 £400 - 3
Cambridge - 5 £400 - 2
Hampshire -21 1 £350 - 9
South East -22 1 £350 +5.66% 14
East Midlands - 1 £230 - 3
Norfolk - 1 £400 - 2
Northamptonshire - 1 £230 - 3
Norwich - 1 £400 - 2
Oxford - - - -
Peterborough - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Salisbury - - - -
Southampton - - - - 9
Staines - - - - 3
Berkshire - - - - 1
Edinburgh - - - - 1
Fareham - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 1
Essex - - - -
Northampton - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 4
Wiltshire - - - -
South West - - - -
Camberley - - - - 1
Scotland - - - - 1

Kindle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 59 (90.77%) ISO 9001
2 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (32.31%) Microsoft
4 20 (30.77%) C#
4 20 (30.77%) .NET
5 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET
6 16 (24.62%) HTML
7 15 (23.08%) CSS
7 15 (23.08%) Scrum
8 14 (21.54%) Finance
9 13 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 12 (18.46%) SQL
10 12 (18.46%) SQL Server
10 12 (18.46%) jQuery
11 11 (16.92%) Dynamics CRM
11 11 (16.92%) HTML5
11 11 (16.92%) CSS3
11 11 (16.92%) Mobile App
11 11 (16.92%) CRM
12 10 (15.38%) ITIL
12 10 (15.38%) TDD
12 10 (15.38%) .NET Framework
13 9 (13.85%) Banking
13 9 (13.85%) Project Management
13 9 (13.85%) Publishing
13 9 (13.85%) Web Services
14 8 (12.31%) UNIX
14 8 (12.31%) Migration
14 8 (12.31%) Business Analysis
15 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Integration Services

Kindle
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (4.62%) CMS
2 2 (3.08%) ArchestrA
3 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.54%) JBoss
3 1 (1.54%) Apache
3 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.54%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.54%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.54%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.54%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 1 (1.54%) Lync
3 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (16.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.15%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (6.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (3.08%) Magento
3 2 (3.08%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) VoIP
1 4 (6.15%) Firewall
2 3 (4.62%) VLAN
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.54%) LAN
3 1 (1.54%) WAN
3 1 (1.54%) HTTP
3 1 (1.54%) VPN
3 1 (1.54%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.54%) SQLite
3 1 (1.54%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) JUnit
1 2 (3.08%) Selenium
2 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.54%) Calabash
2 1 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.54%) Xcode
2 1 (1.54%) Subversion
2 1 (1.54%) Maven
2 1 (1.54%) Ant
General
1 14 (21.54%) Finance
2 9 (13.85%) Publishing
2 9 (13.85%) Banking
3 6 (9.23%) Retail
4 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.08%) Law
5 2 (3.08%) Legal
5 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (26.15%) Analyst
2 15 (23.08%) Developer
3 13 (20.00%) Architect
3 13 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 10 (15.38%) Project Manager
5 7 (10.77%) Contracts Manager
6 6 (9.23%) Business Architect
6 6 (9.23%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (9.23%) Business Solution Architect
7 5 (7.69%) Data Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) .NET Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Business Data Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) CRM Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Applications Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Development Manager
10 2 (3.08%) Integration Manager
10 2 (3.08%) Software Development Manager
10 2 (3.08%) Java Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.77%) .NET
2 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET
3 16 (24.62%) HTML
4 15 (23.08%) CSS
5 12 (18.46%) jQuery
6 11 (16.92%) HTML5
6 11 (16.92%) CSS3
7 10 (15.38%) .NET Framework
8 9 (13.85%) Web Services
9 3 (4.62%) Spring
10 2 (3.08%) Apache Flex
10 2 (3.08%) Java EE
10 2 (3.08%) XML
10 2 (3.08%) JMS
10 2 (3.08%) JSP
10 2 (3.08%) J2EE
10 2 (3.08%) REST
10 2 (3.08%) RESTful
11 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Mobile App
2 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.15%) PMI
3 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.62%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.08%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.54%) Derivative
6 1 (1.54%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.54%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) UNIX
2 6 (9.23%) Android
3 5 (7.69%) Windows
3 5 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.08%) Scrum
3 11 (16.92%) CRM
4 10 (15.38%) ITIL
4 10 (15.38%) TDD
5 9 (13.85%) Project Management
6 8 (12.31%) Migration
6 8 (12.31%) Business Analysis
7 7 (10.77%) PRINCE2
8 6 (9.23%) Project Planning
8 6 (9.23%) Analytics
9 5 (7.69%) Data Analysis
9 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (6.15%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.15%) ETL
11 3 (4.62%) Technical Analysis
11 3 (4.62%) Web Development
11 3 (4.62%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.77%) C#
2 13 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (18.46%) SQL
4 7 (10.77%) T-SQL
4 7 (10.77%) Shell Script
5 5 (7.69%) Java
6 4 (6.15%) Perl
7 3 (4.62%) VB
8 2 (3.08%) PHP
9 1 (1.54%) XQuery
9 1 (1.54%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.54%) Ruby
9 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.54%) SPARQL
9 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) PMP
2 4 (6.15%) PMI Certification
2 4 (6.15%) Degree
3 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) VCP4
3 1 (1.54%) MCSE
3 1 (1.54%) MCSA
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (90.77%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) XenServer
2 2 (3.08%) NFS
2 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (6.15%) Control-M
2 1 (1.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (32.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) Oracle
3 5 (7.69%) Cisco
4 4 (6.15%) Citrix
4 4 (6.15%) BMC
4 4 (6.15%) Sybase
4 4 (6.15%) Remedy
4 4 (6.15%) WatchGuard
5 3 (4.62%) Wonderware
6 2 (3.08%) Charles River
6 2 (3.08%) VMware
6 2 (3.08%) Amdocs
6 2 (3.08%) Calypso
7 1 (1.54%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.54%) Murex
7 1 (1.54%) Sophos
7 1 (1.54%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.54%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.54%) RIMES
7 1 (1.54%) LANDesk
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