Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 105 93
Rank change year-on-year +41 -12 -
Contract jobs citing Kafka 43 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.83% 0.51% 0.070%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.67% 1.81% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 5
Milton Keynes median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - -
10th Percentile £430 £413 £413
90th Percentile £550 £438 £438
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £425 £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 496 441 318
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 32.61% 28.00% 22.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 202 164
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £388 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +2.31% +8.21%
10th Percentile £320 £313 £263
90th Percentile £563 £506 £551
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £389 £375
% change year-on-year +9.32% +3.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £55.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £42.50 £21.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +97.67% -42.67% +44.23%

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 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kafka in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 38 (88.37%) Big Data
2 37 (86.05%) Apache Spark
3 24 (55.81%) Hadoop
4 23 (53.49%) Scala
5 20 (46.51%) Apache
6 19 (44.19%) Java
7 15 (34.88%) Analytics
8 14 (32.56%) MongoDB
9 12 (27.91%) Python
10 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (23.26%) Apache Hive
11 10 (23.26%) Oracle
12 9 (20.93%) IBM
12 9 (20.93%) NoSQL
12 9 (20.93%) HBase
12 9 (20.93%) DevOps
13 8 (18.60%) DB2
13 8 (18.60%) Banking
13 8 (18.60%) Spark Streaming
14 7 (16.28%) Scrum
14 7 (16.28%) Linux
15 6 (13.95%) WebSphere MQ
15 6 (13.95%) Middleware
15 6 (13.95%) Hibernate
15 6 (13.95%) Impala
15 6 (13.95%) HDFS
15 6 (13.95%) Technical Analysis
15 6 (13.95%) Cloudera
15 6 (13.95%) Data Analytics
15 6 (13.95%) RabbitMQ

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 37 (86.05%) Apache Spark
2 20 (46.51%) Apache
3 4 (9.30%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon S3
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (88.37%) Big Data
2 24 (55.81%) Hadoop
3 14 (32.56%) MongoDB
4 10 (23.26%) Apache Hive
5 9 (20.93%) HBase
5 9 (20.93%) NoSQL
6 8 (18.60%) DB2
7 6 (13.95%) Impala
8 4 (9.30%) MySQL
8 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
9 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (6.98%) OLAP
9 3 (6.98%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (6.98%) Pentaho
9 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (6.98%) Power BI
9 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
9 3 (6.98%) Star Schema
10 2 (4.65%) Data Lake
10 2 (4.65%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) Maven
General
1 8 (18.60%) Banking
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Data Engineer
1 11 (25.58%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Big Data Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Architect
3 6 (13.95%) Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Lead Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Big Data Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Big Data Consultant
5 4 (9.30%) Big Data Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Data Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Data Consultant
5 4 (9.30%) Development Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Software Development Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Software Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Technical Leader
6 3 (6.98%) Big Data Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Lead Data Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) Spark Streaming
2 6 (13.95%) Hibernate
2 6 (13.95%) Middleware
2 6 (13.95%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (13.95%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (6.98%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (6.98%) LAMP
3 3 (6.98%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (6.98%) Spring
4 2 (4.65%) .NET
4 2 (4.65%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (2.33%) CSS
5 1 (2.33%) CSS3
5 1 (2.33%) HTML
5 1 (2.33%) HTML5
5 1 (2.33%) J2EE
5 1 (2.33%) jQuery
5 1 (2.33%) Node.js
5 1 (2.33%) SOAP
5 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.98%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Analytics
2 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.93%) DevOps
4 7 (16.28%) Scrum
5 6 (13.95%) Data Analytics
5 6 (13.95%) Data Ingestion
5 6 (13.95%) Technical Analysis
5 6 (13.95%) Use Case
5 6 (13.95%) Visualisation
6 5 (11.63%) Change Data Capture
6 5 (11.63%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (9.30%) ETL
7 4 (9.30%) MapReduce
7 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.98%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (6.98%) Big Data Analytics
8 3 (6.98%) Data Security
8 3 (6.98%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (6.98%) Project Management
8 3 (6.98%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) Scala
2 19 (44.19%) Java
3 12 (27.91%) Python
4 5 (11.63%) SQL
5 3 (6.98%) HiveQL
5 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) Data Quality
1 3 (6.98%) GDPR
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) HDFS
2 4 (9.30%) Apache Flume
3 3 (6.98%) Docker
4 1 (2.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Kibana
2 1 (2.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Oracle
2 9 (20.93%) IBM
3 6 (13.95%) Cloudera
4 5 (11.63%) Ab Initio
5 4 (9.30%) Talend
6 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.98%) Splunk
6 3 (6.98%) Tableau
7 2 (4.65%) Hortonworks
7 2 (4.65%) Nuxeo