Period
to 19 October 2019

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 19 October 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.

Amazon Elastic MapReduce (Amazon EMR)
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 530 599 640
Rank change year-on-year +69 +41 +33
Contract jobs citing Amazon EMR 76 71 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.17% 0.13% 0.017%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.64% 0.63% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 55 8
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £525 £581
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -9.64% +16.20%
10th Percentile £413 £455 £368
90th Percentile £688 £600 £639
UK median daily rate £563 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% +1.69%
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 11,955 11,308 7,541
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 26.20% 20.61% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,836 7,279 4,800
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £256 £275 £225
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £498 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +4.74% +3.26% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 291 246 151
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -5.41% +8.44%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £82.50 £55.63 £63.75
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +22.86% -12.50% +11.11%

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 19 October 2019.

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 19 October 2019. 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 +21 30 £525 - 6
South East +47 20 £588 -2.08% 2
North of England +58 18 £550 +46.18% 3
Yorkshire +37 13 £550 - 3
Midlands +37 6 £375 -28.57% 1
North West +20 5 £588 +27.03%
East Midlands +16 4 £450 -14.29%
Scotland +31 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 £375 -
Amazon EMR
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, 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 71 (93.42%) AWS
2 48 (63.16%) Python
3 44 (57.89%) Apache Spark
4 40 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (50.00%) Amazon S3
6 36 (47.37%) Amazon Redshift
6 36 (47.37%) Analytics
7 33 (43.42%) Big Data
8 30 (39.47%) Apache Hive
9 29 (38.16%) Scrum
10 27 (35.53%) Amazon SQS
10 27 (35.53%) DevOps
11 25 (32.89%) Java
11 25 (32.89%) Hadoop
12 24 (31.58%) ETL
12 24 (31.58%) AWS Lambda
12 24 (31.58%) Terraform
12 24 (31.58%) Jenkins
12 24 (31.58%) Serverless
13 22 (28.95%) Linux
14 20 (26.32%) Git (software)
15 19 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
15 19 (25.00%) Docker
15 19 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
16 18 (23.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 18 (23.68%) MySQL
16 18 (23.68%) Amazon EC2
16 18 (23.68%) Amazon Aurora
17 17 (22.37%) Continuous Integration
17 17 (22.37%) Data Modelling

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 44 (57.89%) Apache Spark
2 7 (9.21%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (7.89%) Confluence
4 5 (6.58%) Apache
4 5 (6.58%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (5.26%) Apache Solr
5 4 (5.26%) GemFire
5 4 (5.26%) nginx
5 4 (5.26%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.26%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.95%) Apache Pig
6 3 (3.95%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.63%) Apache Airflow
Cloud Services
1 71 (93.42%) AWS
2 38 (50.00%) Amazon S3
3 27 (35.53%) Amazon SQS
4 24 (31.58%) AWS Lambda
4 24 (31.58%) Serverless
5 18 (23.68%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (17.11%) Amazon ECS
6 13 (17.11%) Amazon Kinesis
7 12 (15.79%) AWS CloudFormation
7 12 (15.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 10 (13.16%) GCP
9 8 (10.53%) Azure
10 7 (9.21%) Amazon ELB
11 6 (7.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (7.89%) AWS CloudTrail
12 4 (5.26%) GitHub
12 4 (5.26%) OpenShift
13 3 (3.95%) Akamai
13 3 (3.95%) Power Platform
14 2 (2.63%) Amazon SageMaker
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) VPN
2 4 (5.26%) DSL
3 3 (3.95%) DNS
3 3 (3.95%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (47.37%) Amazon Redshift
2 33 (43.42%) Big Data
3 30 (39.47%) Apache Hive
4 25 (32.89%) Hadoop
5 19 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (23.68%) Amazon Aurora
6 18 (23.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 18 (23.68%) MySQL
7 16 (21.05%) NoSQL
7 16 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (15.79%) Oracle BI EE
8 12 (15.79%) Relational Database
9 11 (14.47%) Data Lake
10 9 (11.84%) Electronic Patient Records
11 7 (9.21%) Star Schema
12 6 (7.89%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (6.58%) Amazon Athena
13 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
14 4 (5.26%) MariaDB
14 4 (5.26%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 24 (31.58%) Jenkins
2 20 (26.32%) Git (software)
3 19 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 9 (11.84%) JIRA
5 8 (10.53%) Cucumber
5 8 (10.53%) Selenium
6 7 (9.21%) Artifactory
7 4 (5.26%) Liquibase
7 4 (5.26%) Protractor
8 3 (3.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (3.95%) Maven
8 3 (3.95%) Subversion
9 2 (2.63%) Bitbucket
9 2 (2.63%) Gatling
9 2 (2.63%) git-flow
9 2 (2.63%) JMeter
9 2 (2.63%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.32%) PyCharm
General
1 9 (11.84%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Banking
2 2 (2.63%) Legal
2 2 (2.63%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (32.89%) Data Engineer
2 18 (23.68%) AWS Engineer
3 10 (13.16%) Analyst
3 10 (13.16%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (11.84%) Data Analytics Engineer
4 9 (11.84%) Developer
5 8 (10.53%) Data Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) Senior Data Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Architect
7 5 (6.58%) Big Data Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Data Architect
7 5 (6.58%) Security Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) AWS Architect
8 4 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) DevOps Automation Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.63%) .NET Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Power BI Analyst
10 2 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.11%) Kafka
2 6 (7.89%) AngularJS
3 4 (5.26%) JSON
3 4 (5.26%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (5.26%) PySpark
3 4 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (5.26%) WireMock
4 3 (3.95%) HTML
4 3 (3.95%) Web Services
4 3 (3.95%) XML
5 2 (2.63%) .NET
5 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.63%) CSS
5 2 (2.63%) HTML5
5 2 (2.63%) jQuery
5 2 (2.63%) Lambda Expressions
5 2 (2.63%) REST
5 2 (2.63%) RESTful
5 2 (2.63%) Sass
5 2 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) Data Structures
2 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.21%) Life Science
4 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.63%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.63%) NHS
5 2 (2.63%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.63%) User Experience
6 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.32%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.95%) Linux
2 9 (11.84%) CentOS
3 4 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (5.26%) Windows
4 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (47.37%) Analytics
3 29 (38.16%) Scrum
4 27 (35.53%) DevOps
5 24 (31.58%) ETL
6 17 (22.37%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (22.37%) Data Modelling
7 16 (21.05%) High Availability
8 15 (19.74%) Data Analysis
8 15 (19.74%) Test Automation
9 14 (18.42%) Technical Leadership
10 13 (17.11%) SDLC
10 13 (17.11%) Visualisation
11 11 (14.47%) Data Science
12 10 (13.16%) Machine Learning
13 8 (10.53%) Bioinformatics
13 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (9.21%) Auto-Scaling
14 7 (9.21%) Mentoring
14 7 (9.21%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 48 (63.16%) Python
2 25 (32.89%) Java
3 16 (21.05%) SQL
4 12 (15.79%) Scala
5 10 (13.16%) R
6 6 (7.89%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.89%) PowerShell
7 5 (6.58%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.26%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.26%) Groovy
9 3 (3.95%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 2 (2.63%) C#
11 1 (1.32%) C
11 1 (1.32%) C++
11 1 (1.32%) Go
11 1 (1.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (3.95%) AWS Certification
2 3 (3.95%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (25.00%) Docker
2 4 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.95%) HDFS
4 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (31.58%) Terraform
2 12 (15.79%) Ansible
3 7 (9.21%) Kubernetes
3 7 (9.21%) Puppet
4 5 (6.58%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.63%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (1.32%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 16 (21.05%) MicroStrategy
2 13 (17.11%) Oracle
3 11 (14.47%) Talend
4 9 (11.84%) Cloudera
4 9 (11.84%) Hortonworks
4 9 (11.84%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.26%) Google
6 3 (3.95%) AppDynamics
7 2 (2.63%) Databricks
7 2 (2.63%) Informatica
7 2 (2.63%) Splunk
8 1 (1.32%) Tableau