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 3 months to 25 June 2017 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 558 610 600
Rank change year-on-year +52 -10  
Contract jobs citing Amazon EMR 22 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.052% 0.035% 0.018%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.37% 0.34% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 3
Median daily rate £500 £503 £750
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.49% -33.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £413 £500
% change year-on-year +27.19% -17.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Amazon EMR is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 5919 4932 3243
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 13.93% 10.12% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4030 3505 2131
Median daily rate £475 £470 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +13.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £612 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £393
% change year-on-year - +14.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 64 66
Median hourly rate £29.00 £19.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.63% -45.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +75.75% -40.00%  

Amazon EMR
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Amazon EMR as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +17 19 £500 -0.99% 5
South East +39 2 £600 +45.36% 1
East of England -9 1 £450 - 2
Amazon EMR
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EMR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Amazon EMR.

1 61 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (78.69%) Python
3 42 (68.85%) Hadoop
4 40 (65.57%) Big Data
4 40 (65.57%) DevOps
5 37 (60.66%) Linux
6 34 (55.74%) Apache Hive
7 31 (50.82%) Kafka
8 29 (47.54%) Amazon S3
9 24 (39.34%) Apache Spark
10 21 (34.43%) Amazon EC2
10 21 (34.43%) Scala
11 20 (32.79%) Bash Shell
11 20 (32.79%) Perl
12 19 (31.15%) Ansible
12 19 (31.15%) Java
13 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (27.87%) Oracle
14 17 (27.87%) Web Services
14 17 (27.87%) NoSQL
14 17 (27.87%) Machine Learning
15 16 (26.23%) Microservices
15 16 (26.23%) Relational Database
16 15 (24.59%) Docker
16 15 (24.59%) Algorithms
16 15 (24.59%) HBase
16 15 (24.59%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (22.95%) MySQL
17 14 (22.95%) Opscode Chef
18 13 (21.31%) AWS Lambda

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 24 (39.34%) Apache Spark
2 5 (8.20%) Apache
3 4 (6.56%) Apache Airflow
3 4 (6.56%) Apache Pig
3 4 (6.56%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (6.56%) Luigi
4 3 (4.92%) Apache Solr
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.28%) Confluence
5 2 (3.28%) nginx
5 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.64%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 61 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (47.54%) Amazon S3
3 21 (34.43%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (21.31%) AWS Lambda
5 12 (19.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 10 (16.39%) Amazon Kinesis
7 3 (4.92%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (4.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (4.92%) Route 53
8 2 (3.28%) AWS Data Pipeline
8 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (3.28%) Datadog
8 2 (3.28%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (1.64%) Amazon CloudSearch
9 1 (1.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (1.64%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (1.64%) BIME
9 1 (1.64%) CloudFront
9 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (68.85%) Hadoop
2 40 (65.57%) Big Data
3 34 (55.74%) Apache Hive
4 17 (27.87%) NoSQL
5 16 (26.23%) Relational Database
6 15 (24.59%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (24.59%) HBase
7 14 (22.95%) MySQL
8 13 (21.31%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (21.31%) RDBMS
9 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
10 11 (18.03%) Amazon Redshift
10 11 (18.03%) Neo4j
11 9 (14.75%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (13.11%) Amazon RDS
13 7 (11.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 6 (9.84%) MongoDB
15 5 (8.20%) Mahout
16 4 (6.56%) Sqoop
17 3 (4.92%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.28%) Bitbucket
3 2 (3.28%) Gradle
3 2 (3.28%) JIRA
3 2 (3.28%) Selenium
3 2 (3.28%) Subversion
4 1 (1.64%) git-flow
4 1 (1.64%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (8.20%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Games
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) AWS Engineer
2 21 (34.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (32.79%) AWS DevOps
4 19 (31.15%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 12 (19.67%) Data Engineer
6 10 (16.39%) DevOps Specialist
7 7 (11.48%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (11.48%) Developer
8 6 (9.84%) Architect
9 4 (6.56%) Big Data Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) AWS Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Big Data Architect
10 3 (4.92%) Big Data Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Data Architect
10 3 (4.92%) Database Architect
10 3 (4.92%) Hadoop Architect
10 3 (4.92%) Hadoop Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Java Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (3.28%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.82%) Kafka
2 17 (27.87%) Web Services
3 6 (9.84%) .NET
4 4 (6.56%) OpenCV
5 3 (4.92%) Node.js
6 2 (3.28%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (3.28%) Samza
7 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.64%) Apache Avro
7 1 (1.64%) JSON
7 1 (1.64%) Lucene
7 1 (1.64%) Middleware
7 1 (1.64%) REST
7 1 (1.64%) RESTful
7 1 (1.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) Algorithms
2 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.92%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.28%) Linked Data
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 37 (60.66%) Linux
2 4 (6.56%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.92%) Unix
4 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.64%) Android
5 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (65.57%) DevOps
2 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (27.87%) Machine Learning
4 16 (26.23%) Microservices
5 13 (21.31%) E-Commerce
5 13 (21.31%) MapReduce
6 12 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (18.03%) Analytics
7 11 (18.03%) Continuous Delivery
7 11 (18.03%) Data Engineering
7 11 (18.03%) ETL
8 9 (14.75%) Data Analysis
9 8 (13.11%) Software Engineering
10 6 (9.84%) Customer Insight
10 6 (9.84%) Data Analytics
10 6 (9.84%) Data Migration
10 6 (9.84%) Migration
11 5 (8.20%) Disruptive Innovation
11 5 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (8.20%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 48 (78.69%) Python
2 21 (34.43%) Scala
3 20 (32.79%) Bash Shell
3 20 (32.79%) Perl
4 19 (31.15%) Java
5 12 (19.67%) SQL
6 8 (13.11%) Shell Script
7 7 (11.48%) R
8 4 (6.56%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.92%) C#
9 3 (4.92%) Go
9 3 (4.92%) VB
10 2 (3.28%) Clojure
10 2 (3.28%) Groovy
10 2 (3.28%) Ruby
11 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.92%) Master's Degree
4 2 (3.28%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 15 (24.59%) Docker
2 9 (14.75%) HDFS
3 2 (3.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.64%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 19 (31.15%) Ansible
2 14 (22.95%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (21.31%) Terraform
4 9 (14.75%) Hadoop YARN
4 9 (14.75%) Puppet
5 2 (3.28%) Packer
Vendors
1 17 (27.87%) Oracle
2 2 (3.28%) Atlassian
2 2 (3.28%) Cloudera
2 2 (3.28%) ForgeRock
2 2 (3.28%) Hortonworks
2 2 (3.28%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
2 2 (3.28%) SaltStack
2 2 (3.28%) Tableau
3 1 (1.64%) Cognos
3 1 (1.64%) Greenplum
3 1 (1.64%) Netezza
3 1 (1.64%) Talend
3 1 (1.64%) Teradata
3 1 (1.64%) Vertica