Period
to 23 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for Kafka skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Kafka over the 6 months to 23 July 2019 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.

Apache Kafka
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 42 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - -
Contract jobs citing Kafka 20 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.15% 2.78% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.43% 7.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 0
East Sussex median daily rate £475 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.64% - -
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £55.00 -

Kafka is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 212 211 239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 33.44% 39.07% 45.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 125 157
East Sussex median daily rate £440 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £325 £300 £231
90th Percentile £538 £525 £472
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £410
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.88% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £11.93
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year +17.65% -1.16% +7.50%

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Kafka as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in East Sussex

Kafka
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Kafka in East Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Kafka in East Sussex

Kafka
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kafka in East Sussex over the 6 months to 23 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kafka in East Sussex

Kafka
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hove +7 9 £475 -13.64%
Brighton -16 7 £488 +16.07% 1
Kafka
South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Kafka 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 20 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 20 (100.00%) Big Data
1 20 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 18 (90.00%) Amazon EMR
2 18 (90.00%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (85.00%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (85.00%) NoSQL
3 17 (85.00%) Java
3 17 (85.00%) SQL
3 17 (85.00%) Python
3 17 (85.00%) Amazon Athena
4 16 (80.00%) Amazon S3
5 15 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (75.00%) Scala
5 15 (75.00%) MySQL
5 15 (75.00%) Amazon Aurora
5 15 (75.00%) Amazon RDS
6 14 (70.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 14 (70.00%) Jenkins
6 14 (70.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 14 (70.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 14 (70.00%) Azkaban
6 14 (70.00%) Apache Airflow
6 14 (70.00%) Luigi
6 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (70.00%) TDD
6 14 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (65.00%) Data Analysis
8 12 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (60.00%) PaaS

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 20 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 14 (70.00%) Apache Airflow
2 14 (70.00%) Luigi
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 18 (90.00%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (90.00%) Amazon EMR
2 17 (85.00%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (80.00%) Amazon S3
4 14 (70.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 12 (60.00%) Amazon SQS
5 12 (60.00%) PaaS
6 11 (55.00%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) Big Data
1 20 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 17 (85.00%) Amazon Athena
2 17 (85.00%) NoSQL
3 15 (75.00%) Amazon Aurora
3 15 (75.00%) Amazon RDS
3 15 (75.00%) MySQL
3 15 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (70.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 14 (70.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 14 (70.00%) Azkaban
5 12 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (10.00%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Data Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Python Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Hadoop Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Big Data Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Product Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (70.00%) TDD
2 13 (65.00%) Data Analysis
3 12 (60.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 12 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 11 (55.00%) Open Source
5 10 (50.00%) Scrum
6 7 (35.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (35.00%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (35.00%) Sprint Planning
7 3 (15.00%) Data Science
7 3 (15.00%) Machine Learning
8 2 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (5.00%) Data Architecture
9 1 (5.00%) Data Development
9 1 (5.00%) Data Governance
9 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
9 1 (5.00%) DevOps
9 1 (5.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Java
1 17 (85.00%) Python
1 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 15 (75.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
1 1 (5.00%) Terraform