Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Kafka 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.30% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.94% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Slough median daily rate £513 - -
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -
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 81 60 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 26.38% 20.98% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 44 44
Slough median daily rate £400 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.59% +21.15%
10th Percentile £300 £308 £258
90th Percentile £500 £536 £470
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -6.67% +20.00% -62.69%

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 21 August 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 Slough region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (75.00%) Use Case
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) HDInsight
2 3 (75.00%) Power BI
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 3 (75.00%) Cosmos DB
2 3 (75.00%) Data Lake
2 3 (75.00%) Azure Data Factory
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) Data Mapping
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Big Data
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Lucene
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework

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 4 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Azure Data Factory
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Big Data
2 3 (75.00%) Cosmos DB
2 3 (75.00%) Data Lake
2 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (75.00%) HDInsight
2 3 (75.00%) Power BI
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) Neo4j
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Redis
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Azure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Avro
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) D3.js
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) LESS
2 1 (25.00%) Lucene
2 1 (25.00%) Memcached
2 1 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) Protocol Buffers
2 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (25.00%) React
2 1 (25.00%) SignalR
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Data Mapping
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 3 (75.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Anomaly Detection
2 1 (25.00%) Asynchronous Programming
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Market Research
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Rackspace