Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 238 235 230
Rank change year-on-year -3 -5 -
Contract jobs citing Amazon EMR 20 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.29% 0.076% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.13% 0.49% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 7
City of London median daily rate £585 £468 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.13% -13.02% -
10th Percentile £493 £427 £463
90th Percentile £680 £476 £663
Central London median daily rate £588 £468 £538
% change year-on-year +25.67% -13.02% -
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 1,773 1,020 794
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.39% 15.56% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,446 789 660
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £362 £310 £313
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 9
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -22.73% -
10th Percentile £16.01 £12.55 £18.50
90th Percentile £37.90 £30.69 £37.40
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +17.65% -22.73% -19.46%

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 14 August 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 14 August 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%) SQL
3 13 (65.00%) Amazon S3
3 13 (65.00%) Big Data
4 11 (55.00%) Apache Spark
5 10 (50.00%) Java
5 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (45.00%) Amazon Redshift
7 8 (40.00%) Python
8 6 (30.00%) Kafka
8 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
8 6 (30.00%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (30.00%) Serverless
9 5 (25.00%) Amazon Athena
9 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
9 5 (25.00%) Amazon Kinesis
9 5 (25.00%) Linux
9 5 (25.00%) JMS
9 5 (25.00%) ETL
9 5 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
10 4 (20.00%) TDD
10 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (20.00%) Open Source
10 4 (20.00%) Analytics
10 4 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
10 4 (20.00%) Data Engineering
11 3 (15.00%) PySpark
11 3 (15.00%) Data Science

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 11 (55.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 20 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (65.00%) Amazon S3
3 6 (30.00%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (30.00%) Serverless
4 5 (25.00%) Amazon Kinesis
4 5 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (10.00%) Amazon Glacier
6 2 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (5.00%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) Big Data
2 9 (45.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (25.00%) Amazon Athena
4 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (15.00%) Apache Hive
5 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (10.00%) Amazon Aurora
6 2 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (10.00%) MySQL
6 2 (10.00%) Parquet
6 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (10.00%) Power BI
6 2 (10.00%) Spotfire
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (5.00%) Impala
7 1 (5.00%) MariaDB
7 1 (5.00%) OpenTSDB
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) GitLab
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) RStudio
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (15.00%) Games
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Economy
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Data Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Games Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Apache Spark Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) AWS Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Scala Developer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) AWS Developer
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Data Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Kafka
2 5 (25.00%) JMS
3 3 (15.00%) PySpark
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) JSON
4 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (5.00%) .NET
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.00%) Apache Thrift
5 1 (5.00%) Express
5 1 (5.00%) Lucene
5 1 (5.00%) OpenCV
5 1 (5.00%) PostGIS
5 1 (5.00%) Protocol Buffers
5 1 (5.00%) React
5 1 (5.00%) React Native
5 1 (5.00%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.00%) Anti-Piracy
3 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.00%) IPTV
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
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%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) ETL
3 4 (20.00%) Analytics
3 4 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (20.00%) Data Engineering
3 4 (20.00%) Open Source
3 4 (20.00%) TDD
3 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) Data Science
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) Machine Learning
4 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) Java
3 8 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) Ruby
4 2 (10.00%) Scala
5 1 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) Go
5 1 (5.00%) Java 8
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (5.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.00%) Terraform
3 1 (5.00%) Ansible
3 1 (5.00%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (5.00%) Kibana
3 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.00%) logstash
3 1 (5.00%) Nagios
3 1 (5.00%) Oozie
3 1 (5.00%) Prometheus
3 1 (5.00%) Puppet
3 1 (5.00%) Suricata
3 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Splunk
2 1 (5.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.00%) Tableau
2 1 (5.00%) Talend
2 1 (5.00%) Teradata