Period
to 24 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 24 April 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.

Amazon Elastic MapReduce (Amazon EMR)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 596 762 728
Rank change year-on-year +166 -34 +99
Contract jobs citing Amazon EMR 235 89 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.096% 0.088%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.01% 0.48% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 62 55
England median daily rate £525 £535 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.87% +1.90% +1.94%
10th Percentile £425 £413 £425
90th Percentile £675 £650 £600
UK median daily rate £525 £535 £525
% change year-on-year -1.87% +1.90% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 23,294 18,636 11,390
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 26.76% 20.12% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,117 12,782 7,974
England median daily rate £500 £480 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.92% +1.67%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £285
90th Percentile £663 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 271 242 139
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.58 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.81% +8.30% -9.52%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £66.00 £53.20 £50.30
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -19.10%

Amazon EMR
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Amazon EMR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EMR in England

Amazon EMR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon EMR in England

Amazon EMR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EMR in England over the 6 months to 24 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon EMR in England

Amazon EMR
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EMR within the England region over the 6 months to 24 April 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
London +97 139 £525 -4.55% 16
South East - 44 £512 - 1
North of England +37 22 £575 +35.29% 2
East of England +17 15 £600 +26.32%
North West +23 13 £575 +9.00% 2
South West - 9 £438 - 1
Yorkshire - 8 £575 -
Midlands +7 6 £550 +15.79% 5
West Midlands -12 5 £475 - 5
North East +8 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £550 -
Amazon EMR
UK

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for Amazon EMR.

1 231 (98.30%) Amazon AWS
2 165 (70.21%) Python
3 163 (69.36%) Big Data
4 148 (62.98%) Hadoop
5 122 (51.91%) Apache Spark
6 117 (49.79%) Amazon S3
7 94 (40.00%) Apache Hive
8 90 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
9 89 (37.87%) Analytics
10 87 (37.02%) Amazon Redshift
11 72 (30.64%) Analytical Skills
11 72 (30.64%) Amazon EC2
12 67 (28.51%) Kafka
13 65 (27.66%) Data Science
14 61 (25.96%) Amazon Athena
14 61 (25.96%) Amazon Kinesis
14 61 (25.96%) Machine Learning
15 60 (25.53%) Cloudera
15 60 (25.53%) PySpark
16 58 (24.68%) Hortonworks
17 57 (24.26%) Serverless
17 57 (24.26%) AWS Lambda
18 56 (23.83%) SQL
19 55 (23.40%) Data Analysis
20 53 (22.55%) Java
21 51 (21.70%) Scala
22 50 (21.28%) Amazon RDS
23 49 (20.85%) Linux
24 48 (20.43%) ETL
25 47 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB

Amazon EMR
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 122 (51.91%) Apache Spark
2 25 (10.64%) Apache Airflow
3 23 (9.79%) Apache
4 15 (6.38%) Luigi
5 10 (4.26%) Apache Pig
6 7 (2.98%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (2.55%) Confluence
8 5 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.70%) Jupyter
10 2 (0.85%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.85%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (2.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.85%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 8 (3.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 231 (98.30%) Amazon AWS
2 117 (49.79%) Amazon S3
3 72 (30.64%) Amazon EC2
4 61 (25.96%) Amazon Kinesis
5 57 (24.26%) AWS Lambda
5 57 (24.26%) Serverless
6 40 (17.02%) AWS CloudFormation
7 30 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
8 24 (10.21%) Amazon SQS
9 16 (6.81%) PaaS
10 15 (6.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 12 (5.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 12 (5.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 10 (4.26%) AWS CloudTrail
12 10 (4.26%) Google Cloud Platform
13 9 (3.83%) GitHub
14 8 (3.40%) Amazon ELB
14 8 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
15 7 (2.98%) Adobe Analytics
16 4 (1.70%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.11%) MQTT
2 11 (4.68%) VPN
3 5 (2.13%) DSL
4 2 (0.85%) DNS
4 2 (0.85%) Firewall
5 1 (0.43%) HTTP
5 1 (0.43%) SSL
5 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (69.36%) Big Data
2 148 (62.98%) Hadoop
3 94 (40.00%) Apache Hive
4 87 (37.02%) Amazon Redshift
5 61 (25.96%) Amazon Athena
6 50 (21.28%) Amazon RDS
7 47 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 45 (19.15%) NoSQL
9 42 (17.87%) Data Warehouse
10 33 (14.04%) Relational Database
11 26 (11.06%) PostgreSQL
12 23 (9.79%) HBase
13 21 (8.94%) Data Lake
14 20 (8.51%) MySQL
15 18 (7.66%) Amazon Aurora
16 16 (6.81%) Impala
17 14 (5.96%) Azkaban
17 14 (5.96%) Parquet
18 13 (5.53%) Apache Cassandra
18 13 (5.53%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 40 (17.02%) Jenkins
2 13 (5.53%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.83%) JIRA
4 8 (3.40%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (2.13%) Gradle
6 4 (1.70%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.70%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.28%) GitLab
7 3 (1.28%) Selenium
8 2 (0.85%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.85%) gulp
8 2 (0.85%) Maven
8 2 (0.85%) Protractor
8 2 (0.85%) Subversion
9 1 (0.43%) CircleCI
9 1 (0.43%) Gatling
9 1 (0.43%) JMeter
9 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.43%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (14.47%) Finance
2 14 (5.96%) Marketing
3 10 (4.26%) Retail
4 8 (3.40%) Banking
5 5 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.70%) Electronics
6 4 (1.70%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.28%) Legal
8 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 105 (44.68%) Data Engineer
2 54 (22.98%) Big Data Engineer
3 42 (17.87%) Python Engineer
4 38 (16.17%) AWS Engineer
5 24 (10.21%) Data Scientist
6 23 (9.79%) Architect
7 20 (8.51%) DevOps Engineer
8 19 (8.09%) Developer
9 15 (6.38%) Data Architect
10 12 (5.11%) AWS DevOps
11 11 (4.68%) Analyst
11 11 (4.68%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 10 (4.26%) Big Data Architect
12 10 (4.26%) Data Analyst
13 7 (2.98%) AWS Architect
14 6 (2.55%) Angular Developer
14 6 (2.55%) Cloud Engineer
14 6 (2.55%) Senior Data Engineer
14 6 (2.55%) Technical Architect
15 5 (2.13%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (28.51%) Kafka
2 60 (25.53%) PySpark
3 27 (11.49%) Web Services
4 16 (6.81%) MLlib
4 16 (6.81%) Spark Streaming
5 15 (6.38%) TensorFlow
5 15 (6.38%) Theano
5 15 (6.38%) Torch
6 14 (5.96%) Node.js
7 11 (4.68%) NumPy
7 11 (4.68%) Pandas
7 11 (4.68%) scikit-learn
8 10 (4.26%) JSON
8 10 (4.26%) SciPy
9 8 (3.40%) AngularJS
9 8 (3.40%) Apache Avro
10 7 (2.98%) Apache Camel
10 7 (2.98%) Apache NiFi
11 6 (2.55%) Elastic Stack
11 6 (2.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 72 (30.64%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.94%) Algorithms
3 12 (5.11%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (3.83%) Over-the-Top Content
4 9 (3.83%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (2.55%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (2.55%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.13%) Data Structures
6 5 (2.13%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.28%) User Experience
8 2 (0.85%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.85%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.85%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.43%) Fintech
9 1 (0.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 49 (20.85%) Linux
2 6 (2.55%) CentOS
2 6 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (2.55%) Ubuntu
3 5 (2.13%) Windows
4 3 (1.28%) Unix
5 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (37.87%) Analytics
3 65 (27.66%) Data Science
4 61 (25.96%) Machine Learning
5 55 (23.40%) Data Analysis
6 48 (20.43%) ETL
7 46 (19.57%) Statistical Modelling
8 44 (18.72%) DevOps
9 43 (18.30%) Predictive Analytics
10 42 (17.87%) Deep Learning
10 42 (17.87%) Performance Optimisation
11 35 (14.89%) Scrum
12 30 (12.77%) Data Modelling
13 28 (11.91%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (10.64%) TDD
15 21 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (8.94%) Test Automation
16 20 (8.51%) MapReduce
16 20 (8.51%) Problem-Solving
17 18 (7.66%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 165 (70.21%) Python
2 56 (23.83%) SQL
3 53 (22.55%) Java
4 51 (21.70%) Scala
5 17 (7.23%) R
6 14 (5.96%) Bash Shell
7 10 (4.26%) JavaScript
7 10 (4.26%) Perl
8 8 (3.40%) Julia
9 7 (2.98%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.55%) C#
11 5 (2.13%) Groovy
12 4 (1.70%) Go
12 4 (1.70%) Korn
13 3 (1.28%) C++
13 3 (1.28%) Java 8
14 2 (0.85%) Gremlin
14 2 (0.85%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.85%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 1 (0.43%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (19.15%) Degree
2 35 (14.89%) Master's Degree
3 9 (3.83%) AWS Certification
3 9 (3.83%) PhD
4 4 (1.70%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.98%) QA
2 6 (2.55%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.13%) GDPR
4 2 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (14.47%) Docker
2 24 (10.21%) Apache Flume
3 20 (8.51%) HDFS
4 8 (3.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (2.13%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.43%) etcd
8 1 (0.43%) NFS
8 1 (0.43%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 30 (12.77%) Ansible
2 29 (12.34%) Kubernetes
2 29 (12.34%) Terraform
3 14 (5.96%) Puppet
4 13 (5.53%) Hadoop YARN
4 13 (5.53%) Oozie
4 13 (5.53%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (4.26%) Docker Swarm
6 6 (2.55%) Nagios
7 4 (1.70%) Grafana
7 4 (1.70%) Graphite
7 4 (1.70%) Salt
7 4 (1.70%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.85%) Consul
Vendors
1 60 (25.53%) Cloudera
2 58 (24.68%) Hortonworks
3 20 (8.51%) Talend
4 18 (7.66%) Google
5 17 (7.23%) Informatica
6 14 (5.96%) Tableau
7 13 (5.53%) Databricks
7 13 (5.53%) SAP
8 11 (4.68%) MicroStrategy
8 11 (4.68%) Oracle
9 7 (2.98%) Adobe
10 6 (2.55%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.70%) Microsoft
12 3 (1.28%) Splunk
13 2 (0.85%) AppDynamics
13 2 (0.85%) Greenplum
13 2 (0.85%) Teradata
14 1 (0.43%) Alteryx
14 1 (0.43%) Atlassian
14 1 (0.43%) MapR