Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Amazon EMR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EMR over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Amazon Elastic MapReduce (Amazon EMR)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 242 245
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon EMR 20 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.29% 0.044% 0.060%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.14% 0.29% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 4
City of London median daily rate £580 £469 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.73% -2.60% -
10th Percentile £471 £417 £463
90th Percentile £679 £526 £528
Central London median daily rate £593 £513 £481
% change year-on-year +15.61% +6.49% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Amazon EMR is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,747 1,045 858
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 24.92% 15.25% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,430 829 716
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +14.61%
10th Percentile £338 £309 £313
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 5
City of London median hourly rate £18.85 £18.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.72% -18.18% -9.20%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.90 £17.61
90th Percentile £32.08 £30.96 £48.12
Central London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +8.33% -36.84% +17.62%

Amazon EMR
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Amazon EMR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EMR in the City of London

Amazon EMR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon EMR in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon EMR in the City of London

Amazon EMR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EMR in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon EMR in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EMR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Amazon EMR.

1 20 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (70.00%) Amazon S3
3 13 (65.00%) SQL
4 12 (60.00%) Python
5 11 (55.00%) Java
6 10 (50.00%) Big Data
6 10 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
7 8 (40.00%) Apache Spark
8 7 (35.00%) Amazon Kinesis
8 7 (35.00%) AWS Lambda
8 7 (35.00%) Terraform
8 7 (35.00%) Serverless
8 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
10 5 (25.00%) Scala
10 5 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (25.00%) Linux
10 5 (25.00%) ETL
10 5 (25.00%) Finance
11 4 (20.00%) Hadoop
11 4 (20.00%) Kafka
11 4 (20.00%) Lambda Expressions
11 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
12 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (15.00%) PySpark
12 3 (15.00%) Amazon Athena
12 3 (15.00%) Data Science
12 3 (15.00%) Analytics
12 3 (15.00%) Machine Learning

Amazon EMR
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (40.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 20 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (70.00%) Amazon S3
3 7 (35.00%) Amazon Kinesis
3 7 (35.00%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (35.00%) Serverless
4 5 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (10.00%) Amazon Glacier
5 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 10 (50.00%) Big Data
2 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (15.00%) Amazon Athena
4 3 (15.00%) Apache Hive
4 3 (15.00%) MySQL
4 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (10.00%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (10.00%) MariaDB
5 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (10.00%) Power BI
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.00%) Azkaban
6 1 (5.00%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.00%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) Maven
3 1 (5.00%) RStudio
3 1 (5.00%) TestRail
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Games
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Data Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Big Data Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Games Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Apache Spark Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) AWS Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Big Data Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Lead DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Scala Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Data Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Kafka
1 4 (20.00%) Lambda Expressions
2 3 (15.00%) PySpark
3 2 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (10.00%) JMS
3 2 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) JSON
4 1 (5.00%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) ETL
3 3 (15.00%) Analytics
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.00%) Data Science
3 3 (15.00%) Machine Learning
3 3 (15.00%) Open Source
3 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Commercial Awareness
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (10.00%) Data Engineering
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Optimisation
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) Python
3 11 (55.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) Scala
5 2 (10.00%) Go
5 2 (10.00%) Ruby
6 1 (5.00%) Java 8
6 1 (5.00%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Terraform
2 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (10.00%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (10.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (10.00%) Nagios
3 2 (10.00%) Prometheus
3 2 (10.00%) Puppet
3 2 (10.00%) ZABBIX
4 1 (5.00%) Suricata
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Splunk
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Teradata