Period
to 22 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 2019 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 > Slough
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 36 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - -
Contract jobs citing Kafka 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.64% 1.33% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.00% 5.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Slough median daily rate £413 £513 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.51% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £488 £540 £500
% change year-on-year -9.72% +8.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough 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 Slough with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 50 77 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 15.97% 25.58% 21.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 61 45
Slough median daily rate £475 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £370 £300 £305
90th Percentile £588 £500 £534
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £47.69 £11.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +333.55% -26.67% +20.00%

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in Slough

Kafka
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kafka in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 Slough region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 2 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
1 2 (100.00%) Tableau
1 2 (100.00%) HBase
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (100.00%) Oozie
1 2 (100.00%) HDFS
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) 2G
1 2 (100.00%) 2.5G
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) Case Management
1 2 (100.00%) 5G
1 2 (100.00%) Cloudera CDH
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (50.00%) Unix

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 2 (100.00%) Apache Airflow
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) 2.5G
1 2 (100.00%) 2G
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
1 2 (100.00%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Cloudera CDH
1 2 (100.00%) HBase
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Case Management
1 2 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (100.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Tableau