Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Amazon Alexa skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon Alexa over the 6 months to 15 December 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 Alexa
South East > Kent
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Amazon Alexa 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.18% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Kent median daily rate £400 - -
South East median daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Amazon Alexa is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 60 49 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 11.05% 10.06% 20.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 35 76
Kent median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £138 £210 £219
90th Percentile £520 £638 £475
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Kent median hourly rate - £14.45 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.00% -3.82%
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -15.56% +28.57% +2.94%

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon Alexa 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 Kent region with a requirement for Amazon Alexa.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery

Amazon Alexa
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#