The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Kindle in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Kindle over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Kindle
UK / England
Rank - 617 561
Contract jobs citing Kindle 0 1 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.002% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.007% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 19
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Kindle is in the generic IT 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 generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 13156 15166 14551
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.09% 31.18% 30.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8508 9992 8903
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.40% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 492 525 607
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.84 £18.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.46% +21.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -36.66% +62.16%  

Kindle
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Kindle as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Kindle in England

Kindle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kindle in England

Kindle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Kindle in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Kindle in England