Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 June 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 > Surrey
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 121 138
Rank change year-on-year +34 +17 -1
Contract jobs citing Kafka 76 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.44% 0.46% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.60% 1.47% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 11 11
Surrey median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £400 £438 £393
90th Percentile £588 £513 £600
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey 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 Surrey with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,151 749 742
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 36.95% 31.64% 29.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 811 518 551
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +9.68%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £313
90th Percentile £588 £550 £556
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 7 31
Surrey median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £28.85 £30.60 £35.00
90th Percentile £54.50 £48.50 £53.94
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in Surrey

Kafka
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kafka in Surrey

Kafka
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kafka in Surrey over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kafka in Surrey

Kafka
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 22 June 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
Guildford +10 34 £500 +5.26% 4
Camberley - 17 £575 - 1
Redhill - 14 £400 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £525 -
Caterham - 1 - -
Kafka
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 69 (90.79%) Java
2 65 (85.53%) Spring
3 59 (77.63%) Jenkins
4 57 (75.00%) Hadoop
5 55 (72.37%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (72.37%) TDD
6 51 (67.11%) Apache
7 48 (63.16%) Linux
8 47 (61.84%) Big Data
9 44 (57.89%) BDD
10 42 (55.26%) Finance
11 41 (53.95%) JSON
11 41 (53.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 40 (52.63%) RabbitMQ
12 40 (52.63%) Unix
12 40 (52.63%) Middleware
12 40 (52.63%) Apache Spark
13 39 (51.32%) RESTful
14 35 (46.05%) J2EE
15 34 (44.74%) Hadoop YARN
16 29 (38.16%) Spring Boot
17 28 (36.84%) AngularJS
18 26 (34.21%) Git (software)
19 24 (31.58%) Apache Camel
19 24 (31.58%) Unit Testing
19 24 (31.58%) System Testing
20 23 (30.26%) Spark Streaming
21 21 (27.63%) Microservices
21 21 (27.63%) JavaScript
21 21 (27.63%) HTML

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 51 (67.11%) Apache
2 40 (52.63%) Apache Spark
3 16 (21.05%) GemFire
4 11 (14.47%) Tomcat
5 8 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (9.21%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.32%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.32%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.16%) GitHub
2 7 (9.21%) PaaS
3 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.32%) Heroku
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) DNS
1 3 (3.95%) SSL
2 2 (2.63%) HTTP
3 1 (1.32%) FTP
3 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 47 (61.84%) Big Data
3 19 (25.00%) HBase
4 17 (22.37%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (10.53%) Apache Hive
6 7 (9.21%) MySQL
7 2 (2.63%) Parquet
7 2 (2.63%) SAP BW
7 2 (2.63%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.32%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 59 (77.63%) Jenkins
2 26 (34.21%) Git (software)
3 11 (14.47%) JIRA
4 8 (10.53%) Cucumber
5 7 (9.21%) Eclipse
5 7 (9.21%) IntelliJ
5 7 (9.21%) JUnit
5 7 (9.21%) Maven
6 6 (7.89%) Gradle
7 3 (3.95%) Liquibase
8 2 (2.63%) GitLab
9 1 (1.32%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.32%) Gatling
9 1 (1.32%) Geb
9 1 (1.32%) gulp
9 1 (1.32%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.32%) Protractor
9 1 (1.32%) Selenium
9 1 (1.32%) Spock
General
1 42 (55.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 64 (84.21%) Developer
2 58 (76.32%) Java Developer
3 24 (31.58%) Big Data Developer
4 10 (13.16%) Apache Spark Developer
5 9 (11.84%) Hadoop Developer
5 9 (11.84%) Java Hadoop Developer
6 8 (10.53%) Java Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Agile Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Agile Java Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (2.63%) AWS Engineer
11 1 (1.32%) Azure DevOps
11 1 (1.32%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 1 (1.32%) Azure Engineer
11 1 (1.32%) QA Engineer
11 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared Java Developer
11 1 (1.32%) Senior Technologist
11 1 (1.32%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (85.53%) Spring
2 41 (53.95%) JSON
3 40 (52.63%) Middleware
3 40 (52.63%) RabbitMQ
4 39 (51.32%) RESTful
5 35 (46.05%) J2EE
6 29 (38.16%) Spring Boot
7 28 (36.84%) AngularJS
8 24 (31.58%) Apache Camel
9 23 (30.26%) Spark Streaming
10 21 (27.63%) HTML
11 16 (21.05%) React
12 15 (19.74%) REST
13 13 (17.11%) jQuery
14 11 (14.47%) Hibernate
14 11 (14.47%) JPA
15 8 (10.53%) CSS
16 7 (9.21%) Gherkin
16 7 (9.21%) Spring Cloud
17 5 (6.58%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) Linux Command Line
1 9 (11.84%) Virtual Team
2 7 (9.21%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 48 (63.16%) Linux
2 40 (52.63%) Unix
3 6 (7.89%) Windows
4 1 (1.32%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (72.37%) Agile Software Development
1 55 (72.37%) TDD
2 44 (57.89%) BDD
3 24 (31.58%) System Testing
3 24 (31.58%) Unit Testing
4 21 (27.63%) Microservices
5 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (15.79%) Analytics
7 10 (13.16%) Open Source
8 9 (11.84%) Scrum
9 8 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (10.53%) Data Analytics
9 8 (10.53%) Test Automation
9 8 (10.53%) Threat Detection
9 8 (10.53%) Validation
10 7 (9.21%) ATDD
10 7 (9.21%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 7 (9.21%) Scenario Testing
10 7 (9.21%) SDET
10 7 (9.21%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 69 (90.79%) Java
2 21 (27.63%) JavaScript
3 14 (18.42%) Java 8
4 9 (11.84%) Shell Script
5 7 (9.21%) PHP
6 6 (7.89%) Python
7 2 (2.63%) Scala
7 2 (2.63%) SQL
8 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.32%) ES6
8 1 (1.32%) Groovy
8 1 (1.32%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (17.11%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.53%) BC Cleared
2 8 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (6.58%) Degree
4 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 41 (53.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 19 (25.00%) HDFS
3 15 (19.74%) Docker
4 1 (1.32%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 34 (44.74%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.32%) Ansible
2 1 (1.32%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (1.32%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.32%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.32%) Kibana
2 1 (1.32%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.32%) logstash
2 1 (1.32%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.32%) Oozie
2 1 (1.32%) Prometheus
2 1 (1.32%) Puppet
2 1 (1.32%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 12 (15.79%) Oracle
2 2 (2.63%) Hortonworks
2 2 (2.63%) SAP
2 2 (2.63%) Tableau
3 1 (1.32%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.32%) Workday