Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 14 November 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 91 -
Rank change year-on-year +44 - -
Contract jobs citing Kafka 46 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.84% 1.28% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.15% 3.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 46 15 0
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% - -
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £525
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 453 474 538
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 37.84% 37.83% 42.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 387 396
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £438 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -0.85% +10.31%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £550 £590 £574
South East median daily rate £438 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 7
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 - £20.00
10th Percentile £34.25 - £13.90
90th Percentile £43.75 - £33.55
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in Oxfordshire

Kafka
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kafka in Oxfordshire

Kafka
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kafka in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kafka in Oxfordshire

Kafka
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +36 29 £450 -10.00% 4
Kidlington - 5 £450 -
Kafka
South East

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 41 (89.13%) Java
2 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (58.70%) Salesforce.com
4 25 (54.35%) Quote-to-Cash
5 20 (43.48%) Oracle
6 18 (39.13%) Spring Boot
7 17 (36.96%) Spring
7 17 (36.96%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (34.78%) Web Services
8 16 (34.78%) Service Delivery
8 16 (34.78%) Kubernetes
9 15 (32.61%) Unit Testing
10 13 (28.26%) Scrum
11 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
11 12 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
11 12 (26.09%) DevOps
12 10 (21.74%) Billing
12 10 (21.74%) QA
13 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
14 8 (17.39%) Publishing
14 8 (17.39%) Open Source
15 7 (15.22%) Service Desk Management
15 7 (15.22%) Java 8
16 6 (13.04%) Oracle EBS R12
16 6 (13.04%) Linux
16 6 (13.04%) Event-Driven Architecture
16 6 (13.04%) Ansible
16 6 (13.04%) NoSQL
17 5 (10.87%) New Relic
18 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (6.52%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) CMake
1 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (6.52%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (21.74%) Billing
2 8 (17.39%) Publishing
3 3 (6.52%) Finance
4 2 (4.35%) Electronics
4 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.35%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (60.87%) Developer
2 25 (54.35%) Java Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Software Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Java Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Java Software Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Service Manager
5 6 (13.04%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Agile Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Agile Java Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (10.87%) Services Delivery Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (8.70%) NoSQL Developer
7 4 (8.70%) NoSQL Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Salesforce Developer
8 3 (6.52%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) AWS Software Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Performance Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Performance Test Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (39.13%) Spring Boot
2 17 (36.96%) Spring
3 16 (34.78%) Web Services
4 3 (6.52%) Visualforce
5 1 (2.17%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (6.52%) User Experience
2 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Linux
2 3 (6.52%) Mac OS X
2 3 (6.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (54.35%) Quote-to-Cash
3 17 (36.96%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (34.78%) Service Delivery
5 15 (32.61%) Unit Testing
6 13 (28.26%) Scrum
7 12 (26.09%) DevOps
7 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
8 8 (17.39%) Open Source
9 7 (15.22%) Service Desk Management
10 6 (13.04%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 4 (8.70%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (8.70%) Performance Testing
11 4 (8.70%) Software Delivery
11 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (6.52%) CRM
12 3 (6.52%) ERP
12 3 (6.52%) Matrix Management
12 3 (6.52%) Service Management
12 3 (6.52%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 41 (89.13%) Java
2 7 (15.22%) Java 8
3 3 (6.52%) Apex Code
3 3 (6.52%) C++
3 3 (6.52%) Python
4 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (34.78%) Kubernetes
2 6 (13.04%) Ansible
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) Salesforce.com
2 20 (43.48%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) New Relic
4 2 (4.35%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.17%) Google