Period
to 19 August 2018

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 19 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.

Apache Kafka
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Kafka 16 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.95% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
East Sussex median daily rate £550 - -
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +6.25%
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 216 248 253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 39.85% 46.44% 42.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 161 164
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £345 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -4.76% +16.85%
10th Percentile £300 £231 £263
90th Percentile £550 £459 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - £11.93 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -76.14% +149.10%
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +11.89%

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 19 August 2018.

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 19 August 2018. 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
Brighton - 15 £550 - 1
Hove - 1 £550 -
Kafka
South East

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, 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 14 (87.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 14 (87.50%) HBase
1 14 (87.50%) Analytics
2 13 (81.25%) SQL
3 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (75.00%) Java
3 12 (75.00%) Windows
3 12 (75.00%) Linux
3 12 (75.00%) Python
3 12 (75.00%) ETL
3 12 (75.00%) VMS
3 12 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 12 (75.00%) OpenStack
3 12 (75.00%) Vertica
3 12 (75.00%) Big Data
3 12 (75.00%) Apache Flume
3 12 (75.00%) icCube
4 11 (68.75%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (62.50%) RabbitMQ
5 10 (62.50%) JIRA
5 10 (62.50%) Google
5 10 (62.50%) Degree
5 10 (62.50%) GCP
5 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
5 10 (62.50%) C
5 10 (62.50%) C#
5 10 (62.50%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (62.50%) LAPP Stack

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 12 (75.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 11 (68.75%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (62.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 14 (87.50%) HBase
2 12 (75.00%) Big Data
2 12 (75.00%) icCube
2 12 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (12.50%) Redis
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (12.50%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Liquibase
General
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (18.75%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Data Scientist
4 2 (12.50%) Database Developer
4 2 (12.50%) DBA
4 2 (12.50%) ETL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL DBA
4 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Database Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Cassandra DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Cassandra Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) LAPP Stack
1 10 (62.50%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (12.50%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (12.50%) Spring
2 2 (12.50%) Spring Boot
3 1 (6.25%) EJB
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) Java EE
3 1 (6.25%) JMS
3 1 (6.25%) JPA
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) RESTful
3 1 (6.25%) Spring Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
1 12 (75.00%) VMS
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Analytics
2 12 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (75.00%) ETL
3 2 (12.50%) Applied Mathematics
3 2 (12.50%) Complexity Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Convolutional Neural Network
3 2 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (12.50%) Data Ingestion
3 2 (12.50%) Data Transformation
3 2 (12.50%) Econometrics
3 2 (12.50%) Integrated Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Linear Regression
3 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 2 (12.50%) Microservices
3 2 (12.50%) Predictive Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Prototyping
3 2 (12.50%) Random Forest
3 2 (12.50%) Sentiment Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) Python
3 10 (62.50%) C
3 10 (62.50%) C#
3 10 (62.50%) Go
3 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
4 2 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) GCP
2 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Apache Flume
1 12 (75.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Vertica
2 10 (62.50%) Google
3 2 (12.50%) Hortonworks