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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Kindle
Rank 552 575 580
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +5
Contract jobs citing Kindle 60 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.021% 0.042%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.067% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 7 12
Average daily rate
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£338 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £290 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £472 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £275 £388
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - £21.00

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
17586 16390 17257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.53% 31.06% 29.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10697 10107 9986
Average daily rate £400 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 732 670 874
Average hourly rate £18.73 £18.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.02% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

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 September 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 September 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 +38 58 £338 -10.00% 26
East of England - 22 £269 - 7
Cambridgeshire - 22 £269 - 5
Cambridge - 21 £225 - 3
London +21 17 £400 +1.91% 7
City of London +29 9 £400 -2.43% 6
South East - 7 £210 - 8
Yorkshire - 5 £375 - 2
Hampshire - 4 £210 - 6
Berkshire - 3 - - 2
Scotland - 2 £338 - 3
Peterborough - 1 £525 - 2
Southampton - - - - 3
Windsor - - - - 1
Cheshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 2
Norfolk - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Lothian - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Middlesbrough - - - -
Norwich - - - -
Colchester - - - -
Fareham - - - - 3
Hitchin - - - -
Horsham - - - -
Hounslow - - - -

Kindle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 92 (94.85%) ISO 9001
2 28 (28.87%) ITIL
3 26 (26.80%) HTML
3 26 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (25.77%) Publishing
5 24 (24.74%) CSS
6 23 (23.71%) Windows
7 21 (21.65%) Finance
8 19 (19.59%) Citrix
9 18 (18.56%) Scrum
9 18 (18.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (17.53%) JavaScript
11 16 (16.49%) Cisco
11 16 (16.49%) XenServer
12 15 (15.46%) WatchGuard
12 15 (15.46%) VLAN
12 15 (15.46%) VoIP
12 15 (15.46%) Microsoft
12 15 (15.46%) PRINCE2
12 15 (15.46%) Firewall
13 14 (14.43%) Project Management
13 14 (14.43%) jQuery
14 12 (12.37%) Oracle
14 12 (12.37%) SQL
14 12 (12.37%) Security Cleared
14 12 (12.37%) Banking
15 11 (11.34%) HTML5
15 11 (11.34%) CSS3
15 11 (11.34%) XML
16 10 (10.31%) OOP

Kindle
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (10.31%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.19%) IBM Notes
2 6 (6.19%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (4.12%) Drupal
3 4 (4.12%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.09%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.09%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (3.09%) CMS
4 3 (3.09%) MQSeries
4 3 (3.09%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.03%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 1 (1.03%) Node.js
5 1 (1.03%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.03%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.19%) MS Office
3 4 (4.12%) MS Project
3 4 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.03%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (1.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Magento
1 3 (3.09%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.03%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.46%) VLAN
1 15 (15.46%) VoIP
1 15 (15.46%) Firewall
2 7 (7.22%) Intranet
3 2 (2.06%) HTTP
4 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.03%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.03%) LAN
4 1 (1.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.31%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.06%) SQLite
2 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.03%) Big Data
3 1 (1.03%) MarkLogic
3 1 (1.03%) Triplestore
3 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (8.25%) JIRA
2 7 (7.22%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.06%) Xcode
3 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (25.77%) Publishing
2 21 (21.65%) Finance
3 12 (12.37%) Banking
4 2 (2.06%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (22.68%) Developer
2 15 (15.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (13.40%) Analyst
4 11 (11.34%) Project Manager
4 11 (11.34%) Business Analyst
5 9 (9.28%) Architect
6 6 (6.19%) .NET Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Contracts Manager
7 5 (5.15%) Technical Business Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (4.12%) Software Development Manager
8 4 (4.12%) Integration Architect
8 4 (4.12%) Development Manager
8 4 (4.12%) Software Manager
8 4 (4.12%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.12%) Software Project Manager
8 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (4.12%) Development Project Manager
8 4 (4.12%) Software Development Project Manager
8 4 (4.12%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.80%) HTML
2 24 (24.74%) CSS
3 14 (14.43%) jQuery
4 11 (11.34%) HTML5
4 11 (11.34%) CSS3
4 11 (11.34%) XML
5 10 (10.31%) .NET
6 7 (7.22%) Middleware
7 6 (6.19%) ADO.NET
7 6 (6.19%) .NET Framework
7 6 (6.19%) REST
7 6 (6.19%) AngularJS
8 4 (4.12%) SOAP
8 4 (4.12%) Web Services
8 4 (4.12%) XSD
8 4 (4.12%) XSLT
8 4 (4.12%) WSDL
8 4 (4.12%) CAML
9 3 (3.09%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (2.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.15%) PMI
2 3 (3.09%) Open Source
2 3 (3.09%) Derivative
2 3 (3.09%) Fixed Income
3 2 (2.06%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.06%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.06%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.03%) iPhone
4 1 (1.03%) iPad
4 1 (1.03%) Social Media
4 1 (1.03%) Linked Data
4 1 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.03%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.03%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.71%) Windows
2 18 (18.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.19%) Linux
4 4 (4.12%) UNIX
4 4 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.09%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.06%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.06%) Windows Vista
6 2 (2.06%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.06%) Android
7 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.87%) ITIL
2 26 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (18.56%) Scrum
4 15 (15.46%) PRINCE2
5 14 (14.43%) Project Management
6 10 (10.31%) OOP
7 7 (7.22%) Unit Testing
7 7 (7.22%) Code Coverage
8 6 (6.19%) MVC
8 6 (6.19%) Migration
8 6 (6.19%) Document Management
9 5 (5.15%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.15%) Business Analysis
9 5 (5.15%) Asset Management
9 5 (5.15%) Project Planning
9 5 (5.15%) Web Design
9 5 (5.15%) Risk Management
10 4 (4.12%) EAI
10 4 (4.12%) SOA
10 4 (4.12%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.53%) JavaScript
2 12 (12.37%) SQL
3 10 (10.31%) PHP
3 10 (10.31%) C#
4 2 (2.06%) Java
4 2 (2.06%) Objective-C
4 2 (2.06%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.03%) C++
5 1 (1.03%) C
5 1 (1.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (12.37%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.28%) Degree
3 6 (6.19%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.15%) PMP
4 5 (5.15%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.09%) MCSE
6 2 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.03%) MCSA
7 1 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.03%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (94.85%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 16 (16.49%) XenServer
2 5 (5.15%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (4.12%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.03%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.03%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (19.59%) Citrix
2 16 (16.49%) Cisco
3 15 (15.46%) WatchGuard
3 15 (15.46%) Microsoft
4 12 (12.37%) Oracle
5 6 (6.19%) Lotus
6 4 (4.12%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.12%) IBM
6 4 (4.12%) VMware
6 4 (4.12%) TIBCO
7 3 (3.09%) Sitecore
7 3 (3.09%) Remedy
7 3 (3.09%) Apple
8 2 (2.06%) HP
9 1 (1.03%) RIMES
9 1 (1.03%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.03%) Charles River
9 1 (1.03%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.03%) Sybase
9 1 (1.03%) JBoss
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