Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Kafka skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Kafka over the 6 months to 24 April 2018 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.

Apache Kafka
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 90 -
Rank change year-on-year +30 - -
Contract jobs citing Kafka 51 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.19% 0.37% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.41% 1.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 25 1 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £500 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £425 -
% change year-on-year +17.65% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

Kafka is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 542 292 359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 33.92% 21.49% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 145 194
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £388 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +2.31% +6.69%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £281
90th Percentile £550 £502 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £24.00 £50.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.00% +257.14% -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +185.71% -17.65% -34.62%

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Kafka as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in Milton Keynes

Kafka
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Kafka in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for Kafka in Milton Keynes

Kafka
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kafka in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kafka in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Kafka also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 47 (92.16%) Apache Spark
2 46 (90.20%) Big Data
3 44 (86.27%) Hadoop
4 30 (58.82%) Scala
5 22 (43.14%) Java
6 19 (37.25%) Apache Hive
7 17 (33.33%) Cloudera
8 15 (29.41%) Impala
9 14 (27.45%) Banking
9 14 (27.45%) Python
10 13 (25.49%) NoSQL
11 12 (23.53%) Apache Flume
11 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (19.61%) DevOps
12 10 (19.61%) Oozie
12 10 (19.61%) Scrum
12 10 (19.61%) Finance
12 10 (19.61%) Sqoop
12 10 (19.61%) MongoDB
13 9 (17.65%) MapReduce
13 9 (17.65%) Oracle
14 8 (15.69%) DB2
14 8 (15.69%) SQL
14 8 (15.69%) IBM
14 8 (15.69%) HBase
14 8 (15.69%) JIRA
14 8 (15.69%) Spark Streaming
15 6 (11.76%) Technical Analysis
15 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 47 (92.16%) Apache Spark
2 5 (9.80%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (7.84%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (90.20%) Big Data
2 44 (86.27%) Hadoop
3 19 (37.25%) Apache Hive
4 15 (29.41%) Impala
5 13 (25.49%) NoSQL
6 10 (19.61%) MongoDB
6 10 (19.61%) Sqoop
7 8 (15.69%) DB2
7 8 (15.69%) HBase
8 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
9 3 (5.88%) MySQL
10 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (3.92%) OLAP
10 2 (3.92%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (3.92%) Pentaho
10 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (3.92%) Power BI
10 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
10 2 (3.92%) Star Schema
11 1 (1.96%) Apache Zeppelin
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) JIRA
2 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.88%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.96%) Maven
General
1 14 (27.45%) Banking
2 10 (19.61%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Developer
2 14 (27.45%) Data Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) Big Data Engineer
4 10 (19.61%) Apache Spark Developer
4 10 (19.61%) Big Data Developer
5 8 (15.69%) Hadoop Developer
6 7 (13.73%) Hadoop Engineer
7 6 (11.76%) Architect
7 6 (11.76%) Scala Developer
8 5 (9.80%) Senior Developer
8 5 (9.80%) Technical Leader
9 4 (7.84%) Big Data Architect
9 4 (7.84%) Consultant
9 4 (7.84%) Data Architect
9 4 (7.84%) Development Manager
9 4 (7.84%) Software Development Manager
9 4 (7.84%) Software Manager
10 3 (5.88%) Administrator
10 3 (5.88%) Big Data Manager
10 3 (5.88%) Hadoop Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.69%) Spark Streaming
2 6 (11.76%) Hibernate
2 6 (11.76%) Middleware
2 6 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (7.84%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (5.88%) Spring
5 2 (3.92%) .NET
5 2 (3.92%) LAMP
5 2 (3.92%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (3.92%) Node.js
5 2 (3.92%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (3.92%) REST
5 2 (3.92%) SOAP
5 2 (3.92%) Spring Boot
5 2 (3.92%) Swagger
6 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.96%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.96%) CSS3
6 1 (1.96%) HTML5
6 1 (1.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.61%) DevOps
2 10 (19.61%) Scrum
3 9 (17.65%) MapReduce
4 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (11.76%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (9.80%) TDD
6 4 (7.84%) API Development
6 4 (7.84%) Data Engineering
6 4 (7.84%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (7.84%) SOA
6 4 (7.84%) Visualisation
7 3 (5.88%) BDD
7 3 (5.88%) Change Data Capture
7 3 (5.88%) Data Enrichment
7 3 (5.88%) Data Transformation
7 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (3.92%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 30 (58.82%) Scala
2 22 (43.14%) Java
3 14 (27.45%) Python
4 8 (15.69%) SQL
5 2 (3.92%) HiveQL
5 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.92%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (23.53%) Apache Flume
2 4 (7.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (3.92%) Docker
3 2 (3.92%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (19.61%) Oozie
2 4 (7.84%) Kibana
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Cloudera
2 9 (17.65%) Oracle
3 8 (15.69%) IBM
4 4 (7.84%) Hortonworks
5 3 (5.88%) Talend
6 2 (3.92%) Ab Initio
6 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.92%) Nuxeo
6 2 (3.92%) Splunk
6 2 (3.92%) Tableau