Period
to 21 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 21 January 2020 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
Berkshire > Newbury
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 27 32
Rank change year-on-year -13 +5 -6
Contract jobs citing Kafka 3 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 0.82% 3.68% 3.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.80% 13.40% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 10
Newbury median daily rate £850 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.90% +16.67% -
Berkshire median daily rate £588 £531 £575
% change year-on-year +10.59% -7.61% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newbury median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Newbury with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Newbury
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 79 97 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 21.53% 27.48% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 45 65
Newbury median daily rate £431 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.14% -6.67% +36.36%
10th Percentile £303 £293 £285
90th Percentile £550 £483 £515
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +5.71% +9.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Newbury median hourly rate £32.50 - £8.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £77.50 £40.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +93.75% +21.21% -9.59%

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in Newbury

Kafka
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kafka in Newbury

Kafka
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kafka in Newbury over the 6 months to 21 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kafka in Newbury

For the 6 months to 21 January 2020, 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Boomi
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Transformation Extender
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Transformation Extender
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Boomi
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Architect
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk