The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Kindle in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Kindle over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Kindle
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 123
Contract jobs citing Kindle 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - - 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £323
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Kindle is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 661 644 700
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 31.14% 26.18% 26.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 356 403
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 60 60
Median hourly rate £30.00 £19.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.89% -7.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £48.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

Kindle
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Kindle as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Kindle in the East of England

Kindle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Kindle in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Kindle in the East of England

Kindle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Kindle in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Kindle in the East of England