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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Elastic MapReduce (Amazon EMR)
UK / England
Rank 529 607 579
Rank change year-on-year +78 -28  
Contract jobs citing Amazon EMR 41 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.023% 0.017%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.77% 0.28% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 7 7
Median daily rate £488 £575 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.21% +35.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £495 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £625 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 - £400
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 5325 3959 2468
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 12.99% 8.14% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3716 2778 1604
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.64% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 68 89
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.60% -1.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.01 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.88 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% -13.35%  

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 22 March 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 22 March 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 +40 37 £475 -17.39% 7
North East - 4 £550 -
Amazon EMR
UK

Amazon EMR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 96 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (68.75%) Big Data
3 58 (60.42%) DevOps
3 58 (60.42%) Hadoop
3 58 (60.42%) Python
4 53 (55.21%) Amazon EC2
5 49 (51.04%) Linux
6 45 (46.88%) Opscode Chef
7 44 (45.83%) Apache Hive
8 43 (44.79%) Apache Spark
9 40 (41.67%) Amazon S3
10 36 (37.50%) Scala
11 33 (34.38%) Perl
11 33 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (33.33%) Docker
13 31 (32.29%) Kafka
14 29 (30.21%) Ansible
15 28 (29.17%) Web Services
16 25 (26.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 24 (25.00%) Machine Learning
18 22 (22.92%) Bash Shell
18 22 (22.92%) MapReduce
19 21 (21.88%) NoSQL
20 20 (20.83%) ETL
21 19 (19.79%) Java
22 18 (18.75%) Jenkins
22 18 (18.75%) Algorithms
22 18 (18.75%) Relational Database
22 18 (18.75%) Amazon Redshift
23 17 (17.71%) Amazon Kinesis

Amazon EMR
Top Related 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 43 (44.79%) Apache Spark
2 8 (8.33%) Apache Pig
3 5 (5.21%) Apache
3 5 (5.21%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.08%) SAS
5 1 (1.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) SPSS
2 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 96 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (55.21%) Amazon EC2
3 40 (41.67%) Amazon S3
4 25 (26.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 17 (17.71%) Amazon Kinesis
5 17 (17.71%) AWS Lambda
6 16 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
6 16 (16.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 13 (13.54%) AWS CloudFormation
8 12 (12.50%) Route 53
9 5 (5.21%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (4.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (4.17%) AWS CloudTrail
10 4 (4.17%) AWS Data Pipeline
11 3 (3.13%) Amazon Glacier
11 3 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (2.08%) Datadog
13 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (68.75%) Big Data
2 58 (60.42%) Hadoop
3 44 (45.83%) Apache Hive
4 21 (21.88%) NoSQL
5 18 (18.75%) Amazon Redshift
5 18 (18.75%) Relational Database
6 15 (15.63%) HBase
7 11 (11.46%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (10.42%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (10.42%) RDBMS
9 9 (9.38%) MySQL
9 9 (9.38%) Neo4j
10 6 (6.25%) Mahout
11 5 (5.21%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (5.21%) Sqoop
12 4 (4.17%) Impala
12 4 (4.17%) MongoDB
12 4 (4.17%) Pentaho
13 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database
13 3 (3.13%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 18 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.21%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.04%) JIRA
General
1 10 (10.42%) Games
2 6 (6.25%) Finance
3 2 (2.08%) Banking
3 2 (2.08%) Electronics
3 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.08%) Marketing
3 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (38.54%) AWS Engineer
2 33 (34.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 29 (30.21%) AWS DevOps
4 16 (16.67%) Data Engineer
5 15 (15.63%) Architect
6 11 (11.46%) Developer
7 10 (10.42%) Big Data Architect
7 10 (10.42%) Data Architect
7 10 (10.42%) Data Scientist
8 9 (9.38%) Big Data Engineer
8 9 (9.38%) Hadoop Architect
9 8 (8.33%) DevOps Specialist
10 7 (7.29%) AWS Architect
11 5 (5.21%) Big Data Developer
11 5 (5.21%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (4.17%) AWS Developer
12 4 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
13 3 (3.13%) Hadoop Developer
13 3 (3.13%) Software Developer
13 3 (3.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (32.29%) Kafka
2 28 (29.17%) Web Services
3 4 (4.17%) boto
3 4 (4.17%) HTML
3 4 (4.17%) JSON
3 4 (4.17%) OpenCV
3 4 (4.17%) YAML
4 3 (3.13%) NumPy
5 2 (2.08%) Django
5 2 (2.08%) Flask
5 2 (2.08%) Node.js
5 2 (2.08%) Pandas
5 2 (2.08%) scikit-learn
5 2 (2.08%) SciPy
5 2 (2.08%) Serverless Framework
5 2 (2.08%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (1.04%) MLlib
6 1 (1.04%) REST
6 1 (1.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.75%) Algorithms
2 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.21%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.08%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 49 (51.04%) Linux
2 8 (8.33%) Unix
3 5 (5.21%) Windows
4 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.04%) Debian
5 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (60.42%) DevOps
2 33 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 22 (22.92%) MapReduce
5 20 (20.83%) ETL
6 16 (16.67%) Analytics
7 14 (14.58%) E-Commerce
8 12 (12.50%) Change Management
8 12 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (12.50%) Load Testing
9 11 (11.46%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (11.46%) Microservices
9 11 (11.46%) Scrum
9 11 (11.46%) Software Engineering
9 11 (11.46%) TDD
10 10 (10.42%) BDD
10 10 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (10.42%) Data Engineering
11 9 (9.38%) Data Analysis
11 9 (9.38%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 58 (60.42%) Python
2 36 (37.50%) Scala
3 33 (34.38%) Perl
4 22 (22.92%) Bash Shell
5 19 (19.79%) Java
6 10 (10.42%) SQL
7 9 (9.38%) Go
8 8 (8.33%) R
9 4 (4.17%) PHP
9 4 (4.17%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.08%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.08%) Ruby
11 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.25%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 32 (33.33%) Docker
2 12 (12.50%) HDFS
3 4 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.08%) Apache Flume
5 1 (1.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 45 (46.88%) Opscode Chef
2 29 (30.21%) Ansible
3 16 (16.67%) Puppet
4 11 (11.46%) Terraform
5 9 (9.38%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (4.17%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (4.17%) Kubernetes
7 2 (2.08%) Packer
7 2 (2.08%) Salt
8 1 (1.04%) Oozie
Vendors
1 13 (13.54%) Oracle
2 5 (5.21%) Tableau
2 5 (5.21%) Talend
3 3 (3.13%) Google
3 3 (3.13%) Informatica
3 3 (3.13%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (2.08%) ForgeRock
4 2 (2.08%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.08%) SAP
5 1 (1.04%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.04%) Cognos
5 1 (1.04%) Greenplum
5 1 (1.04%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.04%) Netezza
5 1 (1.04%) Splunk
5 1 (1.04%) Teradata
5 1 (1.04%) Vertica