Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for Amazon EMR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EMR over the 6 months to 18 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.

Amazon Elastic MapReduce (Amazon EMR)
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 581 629 663
Rank change year-on-year +48 +34 +14
Contract jobs citing Amazon EMR 84 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.15% 0.021% 0.028%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.75% 0.14% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 8 9
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £559 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.00% +11.70% +5.26%
10th Percentile £463 £368 £415
90th Percentile £625 £639 £755
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £75.00 - -

Amazon EMR is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 11,259 7,765 5,908
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 20.61% 14.55% 10.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,283 4,949 3,771
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £225 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £485 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +3.19% +4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 141 134
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.27% -23.20%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.75 £11.23
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.75 £42.50
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.55
% change year-on-year -7.89% +2.45% -14.30%

Amazon EMR
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Amazon EMR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EMR in the UK excluding London

Amazon EMR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon EMR in the UK excluding London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon EMR in the UK excluding London

Amazon EMR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EMR in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon EMR in the UK excluding London

Amazon EMR
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EMR within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 18 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
East of England +34 31 £538 -11.89% 1
Midlands +6 19 £525 +10.53% 3
East Midlands - 19 £525 -
South East -2 13 £600 +7.43% 3
North of England - 10 £650 - 7
Scotland - 6 £488 - 1
South West - 5 £438 - 2
Yorkshire - 5 £663 - 3
North West - 5 £575 - 4
Amazon EMR
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon EMR 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Amazon EMR.

1 84 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (70.24%) Amazon S3
3 53 (63.10%) Amazon Redshift
3 53 (63.10%) Python
4 52 (61.90%) Amazon EC2
5 41 (48.81%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (46.43%) Hadoop
7 38 (45.24%) ETL
7 38 (45.24%) Web Services
8 37 (44.05%) SQL
8 37 (44.05%) Analytics
8 37 (44.05%) Analytical Skills
9 36 (42.86%) Big Data
10 35 (41.67%) Amazon Aurora
11 34 (40.48%) NoSQL
12 33 (39.29%) Opscode Chef
13 32 (38.10%) Relational Database
14 31 (36.90%) Apache Spark
15 27 (32.14%) Ansible
16 26 (30.95%) DevOps
17 24 (28.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 24 (28.57%) Data Science
18 23 (27.38%) Open Source
18 23 (27.38%) Data Analytics
18 23 (27.38%) Amazon RDS
19 22 (26.19%) Amazon Glacier
19 22 (26.19%) Linux
20 21 (25.00%) Amazon Kinesis
20 21 (25.00%) Apache Hive
21 20 (23.81%) Java

Amazon EMR
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 31 (36.90%) Apache Spark
2 6 (7.14%) Apache
3 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.57%) Apache Airflow
4 3 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.57%) Luigi
4 3 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.38%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.19%) Confluence
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.19%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Chatbot
2 1 (1.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.19%) SAP MDG
2 1 (1.19%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 84 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (70.24%) Amazon S3
3 52 (61.90%) Amazon EC2
4 24 (28.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 22 (26.19%) Amazon Glacier
6 21 (25.00%) Amazon Kinesis
7 13 (15.48%) Serverless
8 10 (11.90%) AWS CloudFormation
9 9 (10.71%) AWS Lambda
10 8 (9.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (5.95%) Amazon ELB
11 5 (5.95%) Amazon SageMaker
11 5 (5.95%) Route 53
12 4 (4.76%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
13 3 (3.57%) AWS CloudTrail
13 3 (3.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 3 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (3.57%) GitHub
14 2 (2.38%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) HTTP
1 5 (5.95%) SSL
1 5 (5.95%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.38%) DSL
2 2 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (63.10%) Amazon Redshift
2 39 (46.43%) Hadoop
3 36 (42.86%) Big Data
4 35 (41.67%) Amazon Aurora
5 34 (40.48%) NoSQL
6 32 (38.10%) Relational Database
7 23 (27.38%) Amazon RDS
8 21 (25.00%) Apache Hive
9 19 (22.62%) Amazon Athena
10 17 (20.24%) MySQL
11 14 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (7.14%) RDBMS
14 5 (5.95%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (5.95%) Impala
15 4 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
16 3 (3.57%) Data Lake
16 3 (3.57%) Parquet
16 3 (3.57%) Sqoop
17 2 (2.38%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 12 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.33%) GitLab
3 4 (4.76%) JIRA
4 3 (3.57%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.57%) Gradle
4 3 (3.57%) Selenium
5 2 (2.38%) gulp
5 2 (2.38%) Protractor
5 2 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.19%) Ant
6 1 (1.19%) AnthillPro
6 1 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.19%) Introscope
6 1 (1.19%) JMeter
6 1 (1.19%) JProfiler
6 1 (1.19%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.19%) Maven
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (15.48%) Finance
2 7 (8.33%) Publishing
3 4 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.57%) Marketing
5 1 (1.19%) Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 43 (51.19%) AWS Engineer
2 29 (34.52%) Data Engineer
3 20 (23.81%) Cloud Engineer
4 15 (17.86%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (15.48%) AWS DevOps
6 12 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 11 (13.10%) Big Data Engineer
8 10 (11.90%) Architect
9 9 (10.71%) AWS Architect
10 7 (8.33%) Data Scientist
10 7 (8.33%) Database Engineer
11 6 (7.14%) AWS Specialist
11 6 (7.14%) Data Analytics Engineer
11 6 (7.14%) Developer
11 6 (7.14%) Senior Data Scientist
12 5 (5.95%) Data Architect
12 5 (5.95%) Senior Data Engineer
13 4 (4.76%) Big Data Architect
13 4 (4.76%) Cloud Specialist
13 4 (4.76%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (45.24%) Web Services
2 7 (8.33%) Apache Camel
2 7 (8.33%) REST
2 7 (8.33%) SOAP
3 5 (5.95%) Kafka
4 3 (3.57%) .NET
4 3 (3.57%) J2EE
4 3 (3.57%) MLlib
4 3 (3.57%) Natural Language Processing
4 3 (3.57%) Node.js
5 2 (2.38%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.38%) boto
5 2 (2.38%) HTML
5 2 (2.38%) JSON
5 2 (2.38%) Spark Streaming
5 2 (2.38%) WireMock
5 2 (2.38%) YAML
6 1 (1.19%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.19%) RESTful
6 1 (1.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (44.05%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.95%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 22 (26.19%) Linux
2 11 (13.10%) Unix
3 6 (7.14%) Ubuntu
4 3 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.38%) Windows
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (48.81%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (45.24%) ETL
3 37 (44.05%) Analytics
4 26 (30.95%) DevOps
5 24 (28.57%) Data Science
6 23 (27.38%) Data Analytics
6 23 (27.38%) Open Source
7 11 (13.10%) OO
8 10 (11.90%) Business Continuity
8 10 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (11.90%) Machine Learning
8 10 (11.90%) Scrum
8 10 (11.90%) Task Automation
9 9 (10.71%) Migration
9 9 (10.71%) Visualisation
10 7 (8.33%) MapReduce
11 6 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (5.95%) Auto-Scaling
12 5 (5.95%) Data Management
13 4 (4.76%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (63.10%) Python
2 37 (44.05%) SQL
3 20 (23.81%) Java
4 18 (21.43%) Scala
5 12 (14.29%) C++
6 8 (9.52%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.57%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.57%) Perl
7 3 (3.57%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.57%) R
7 3 (3.57%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.38%) Groovy
8 2 (2.38%) Korn
9 1 (1.19%) C#
9 1 (1.19%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 3 (3.57%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.38%) PhD
3 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) GDPR
2 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.19%) PMO
2 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 14 (16.67%) Docker
2 2 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (39.29%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (32.14%) Ansible
3 11 (13.10%) Terraform
4 8 (9.52%) Puppet
5 4 (4.76%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.38%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (2.38%) Salt
7 1 (1.19%) Packer
Vendors
1 19 (22.62%) Splunk
2 11 (13.10%) Oracle
3 8 (9.52%) Talend
4 7 (8.33%) Informatica
5 6 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (5.95%) Cloudera
7 4 (4.76%) Hortonworks
7 4 (4.76%) SAP
7 4 (4.76%) Tableau
8 2 (2.38%) IBM
9 1 (1.19%) Alteryx
9 1 (1.19%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.19%) Cisco
9 1 (1.19%) Dynatrace
9 1 (1.19%) HP
9 1 (1.19%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.19%) MapR
9 1 (1.19%) Microsoft