The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Kindle in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Kindle over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Kindle
England / London
Rank - 439 410
Contract jobs citing Kindle 0 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - 0.005% 0.048%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.013% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £323
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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 6847 7657 7476
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.17% 34.60% 35.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4755 5443 5093
Median daily rate £500 £475 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £298 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 121 139
Median hourly rate £28.35 £19.99 £19.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.77% +4.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.91 £12.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

Kindle
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Kindle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kindle in London