Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 766 813 848
Rank change year-on-year +47 +35 -27
Contract jobs citing Amazon EMR 80 51 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.085% 0.052% 0.025%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.51% 0.43% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 36 12
England median daily rate £525 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% -15.49%
10th Percentile £404 £422 £388
90th Percentile £642 £600 £680
UK median daily rate £525 £525 £450
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -15.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 15641 11809 7097
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.55% 12.00% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10930 8160 4811
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £270 £281 £263
90th Percentile £625 £606 £588
UK median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.11% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 169 113
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.61 £21.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.99% -9.38% +20.22%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.20 £10.60
90th Percentile £60.00 £56.77 £39.80
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £18.55 £21.64
% change year-on-year +2.45% -14.30% +20.22%

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 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 +27 67 £525 - 3
South East +5 6 £572 -0.52% 1
East of England - 6 £610 - 2
Midlands +26 1 £475 +5.56%
West Midlands +21 1 £475 +5.56%
Amazon EMR
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 79 (98.75%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (70.00%) Python
3 49 (61.25%) Amazon S3
4 42 (52.50%) SQL
5 39 (48.75%) NoSQL
5 39 (48.75%) Apache Spark
6 38 (47.50%) Amazon Redshift
6 38 (47.50%) Big Data
7 36 (45.00%) Hadoop
8 34 (42.50%) Analytics
9 32 (40.00%) Java
10 31 (38.75%) ETL
11 30 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (33.75%) Data Warehouse
12 27 (33.75%) SQL Server
13 26 (32.50%) Linux
13 26 (32.50%) Scala
13 26 (32.50%) Amazon Kinesis
13 26 (32.50%) DevOps
14 25 (31.25%) Amazon RDS
14 25 (31.25%) Amazon EC2
14 25 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
15 23 (28.75%) Apache
15 23 (28.75%) Web Services
16 22 (27.50%) MapReduce
17 20 (25.00%) Kafka
17 20 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
18 19 (23.75%) Finance
18 19 (23.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 19 (23.75%) Relational Database

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 39 (48.75%) Apache Spark
2 23 (28.75%) Apache
3 11 (13.75%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (11.25%) Apache Airflow
5 8 (10.00%) nginx
6 4 (5.00%) Luigi
7 3 (3.75%) Apache Solr
7 3 (3.75%) Jetty
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (2.50%) Confluence
8 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.25%) Apache Pig
9 1 (1.25%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 79 (98.75%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (61.25%) Amazon S3
3 26 (32.50%) Amazon Kinesis
4 25 (31.25%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (17.50%) AWS Lambda
5 14 (17.50%) Serverless
6 12 (15.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (11.25%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (8.75%) AWS Data Pipeline
8 7 (8.75%) IaaS
8 7 (8.75%) PaaS
8 7 (8.75%) Route 53
8 7 (8.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (6.25%) Amazon Glacier
11 4 (5.00%) Amazon ELB
11 4 (5.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (3.75%) GitHub
13 2 (2.50%) Sumo Logic
14 1 (1.25%) BIME
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) Network Security
1 4 (5.00%) SSL
2 3 (3.75%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (48.75%) NoSQL
2 38 (47.50%) Amazon Redshift
2 38 (47.50%) Big Data
3 36 (45.00%) Hadoop
4 27 (33.75%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (33.75%) SQL Server
5 25 (31.25%) Amazon RDS
5 25 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 20 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (23.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 19 (23.75%) Relational Database
8 17 (21.25%) HBase
9 15 (18.75%) Apache Hive
9 15 (18.75%) Presto
10 13 (16.25%) Impala
10 13 (16.25%) MySQL
11 11 (13.75%) RDBMS
12 10 (12.50%) Flink
13 9 (11.25%) Sqoop
14 8 (10.00%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 16 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 8 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (8.75%) JIRA
5 5 (6.25%) Bitbucket
5 5 (6.25%) IntelliJ
5 5 (6.25%) Subversion
6 3 (3.75%) git-flow
6 3 (3.75%) Maven
6 3 (3.75%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.50%) Gradle
7 2 (2.50%) Selenium
8 1 (1.25%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 19 (23.75%) Finance
2 7 (8.75%) Marketing
3 4 (5.00%) Games
4 3 (3.75%) Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Billing
5 1 (1.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (32.50%) Data Engineer
2 19 (23.75%) Developer
3 15 (18.75%) AWS Engineer
3 15 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (17.50%) Big Data Engineer
5 13 (16.25%) Architect
6 11 (13.75%) Cloud Engineer
7 10 (12.50%) Big Data Developer
7 10 (12.50%) Data Architect
8 8 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
8 8 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (8.75%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 7 (8.75%) Scala Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Apache Spark Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Big Data Architect
10 5 (6.25%) Big Data Solutions Architect
10 5 (6.25%) Senior Big Data Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Senior Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Games Engineer
11 4 (5.00%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.75%) Web Services
2 20 (25.00%) Kafka
3 16 (20.00%) Akka
4 10 (12.50%) Apache Drill
5 9 (11.25%) .NET
6 8 (10.00%) JSON
7 7 (8.75%) PySpark
8 5 (6.25%) HTML
8 5 (6.25%) LAMP
9 4 (5.00%) AngularJS
9 4 (5.00%) Apache Avro
9 4 (5.00%) gRPC
9 4 (5.00%) LAPP Stack
9 4 (5.00%) Sensu
9 4 (5.00%) Spring
9 4 (5.00%) Velocity
10 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (3.75%) Natural Language Processing
10 3 (3.75%) REST
10 3 (3.75%) Samza
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) Computer Science
2 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.75%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (7.50%) Algorithms
4 6 (7.50%) Data Structures
5 5 (6.25%) Virtual Team
6 4 (5.00%) Data Centre
6 4 (5.00%) User Experience
7 3 (3.75%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (2.50%) Linked Data
8 2 (2.50%) Smart Home
9 1 (1.25%) Clustering
9 1 (1.25%) Fintech
9 1 (1.25%) Infotainment
9 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.50%) Linux
2 8 (10.00%) Unix
3 6 (7.50%) CentOS
3 6 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.00%) Windows
4 4 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (42.50%) Analytics
2 31 (38.75%) ETL
3 30 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (32.50%) DevOps
5 22 (27.50%) MapReduce
6 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (21.25%) Data Modelling
7 15 (18.75%) Machine Learning
8 14 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (17.50%) Data Integration
8 14 (17.50%) Migration
8 14 (17.50%) TDD
9 12 (15.00%) Data Analytics
10 11 (13.75%) Continuous Deployment
10 11 (13.75%) Microservices
11 9 (11.25%) Open Source
11 9 (11.25%) Visualisation
12 7 (8.75%) Configuration Management
12 7 (8.75%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (8.75%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 56 (70.00%) Python
2 42 (52.50%) SQL
3 32 (40.00%) Java
4 26 (32.50%) Scala
5 13 (16.25%) Bash Shell
6 9 (11.25%) Shell Script
7 6 (7.50%) C#
7 6 (7.50%) Groovy
8 5 (6.25%) PHP
8 5 (6.25%) R
9 4 (5.00%) Go
9 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
9 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.75%) Clojure
10 3 (3.75%) VB
11 1 (1.25%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.25%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (3.75%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) Actionable Recommendations
2 4 (5.00%) QA
3 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (8.75%) HDFS
2 6 (7.50%) Docker
3 3 (3.75%) Apache Flume
4 2 (2.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 13 (16.25%) Ansible
2 11 (13.75%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (8.75%) Oozie
4 4 (5.00%) Ganglia
4 4 (5.00%) Graphite
4 4 (5.00%) Nagios
4 4 (5.00%) StatsD
5 3 (3.75%) Puppet
5 3 (3.75%) Salt
5 3 (3.75%) Terraform
6 2 (2.50%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.50%) Mesos
7 1 (1.25%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 17 (21.25%) Oracle
2 8 (10.00%) Talend
3 7 (8.75%) Tableau
4 5 (6.25%) Informatica
5 4 (5.00%) Cloudera
6 3 (3.75%) Hortonworks
6 3 (3.75%) Omniture
6 3 (3.75%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.75%) SaltStack
6 3 (3.75%) SAP
7 2 (2.50%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.25%) Google
8 1 (1.25%) Sybase
8 1 (1.25%) Zoho