Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 579 616 635
Rank change year-on-year +37 +19 +26
Contract jobs citing Amazon EMR 77 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.15% 0.015% 0.040%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.66% 0.099% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 5 13
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £610 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.84% +10.91% +15.79%
10th Percentile £446 £433 £425
90th Percentile £660 £647 £723
UK median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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 11,586 8,079 5,753
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 21.91% 15.58% 10.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,516 5,152 3,702
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £238 £263
90th Percentile £600 £588 £587
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 141 119
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.58% -28.17%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.63
90th Percentile £48.88 £41.61 £44.60
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £18.63 £18.65
% change year-on-year -6.04% -0.12% -15.24%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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
Midlands +21 22 £550 +15.79% 3
East Midlands - 19 £525 -
East of England +23 17 £538 -14.68%
South East - 14 £588 - 1
North of England +3 13 £575 +35.29% 2
North West 0 8 £575 +35.29% 1
South West - 7 £456 - 3
Scotland - 4 £425 - 5
Yorkshire - 4 £613 -
West Midlands -15 3 £550 +15.79% 3
North East - 1 - - 1
Amazon EMR
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 77 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (76.62%) Amazon S3
3 50 (64.94%) Python
4 45 (58.44%) Amazon Redshift
5 40 (51.95%) Amazon EC2
6 39 (50.65%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (44.16%) Analytics
7 34 (44.16%) Analytical Skills
8 33 (42.86%) ETL
8 33 (42.86%) Web Services
9 32 (41.56%) Hadoop
9 32 (41.56%) NoSQL
10 30 (38.96%) Opscode Chef
11 29 (37.66%) Big Data
11 29 (37.66%) SQL
11 29 (37.66%) Amazon Aurora
12 28 (36.36%) Ansible
12 28 (36.36%) Apache Spark
13 27 (35.06%) DevOps
13 27 (35.06%) Relational Database
14 23 (29.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 22 (28.57%) Apache Hive
15 22 (28.57%) Linux
16 21 (27.27%) Data Analytics
17 19 (24.68%) Amazon Glacier
17 19 (24.68%) Open Source
18 18 (23.38%) Serverless
19 17 (22.08%) Splunk
19 17 (22.08%) Scala
20 16 (20.78%) Data Warehouse

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 28 (36.36%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.19%) Apache
3 2 (2.60%) Apache Airflow
3 2 (2.60%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.60%) Confluence
3 2 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.30%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.30%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.30%) Luigi
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.30%) SAS
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.30%) SAP MDG
1 1 (1.30%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 77 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (76.62%) Amazon S3
3 40 (51.95%) Amazon EC2
4 23 (29.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 19 (24.68%) Amazon Glacier
6 18 (23.38%) Serverless
7 16 (20.78%) AWS Lambda
8 13 (16.88%) Amazon Kinesis
9 10 (12.99%) AWS CloudFormation
10 8 (10.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 7 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
11 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (7.79%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (6.49%) Amazon SageMaker
13 5 (6.49%) AWS CloudTrail
13 5 (6.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 4 (5.19%) Google Cloud Platform
15 3 (3.90%) GitHub
15 3 (3.90%) Route 53
16 2 (2.60%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) VPN
2 3 (3.90%) HTTP
2 3 (3.90%) SSL
2 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.60%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (58.44%) Amazon Redshift
2 32 (41.56%) Hadoop
2 32 (41.56%) NoSQL
3 29 (37.66%) Amazon Aurora
3 29 (37.66%) Big Data
4 27 (35.06%) Relational Database
5 22 (28.57%) Apache Hive
6 16 (20.78%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (18.18%) Amazon Athena
7 14 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
8 13 (16.88%) MySQL
9 11 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (9.09%) HBase
10 7 (9.09%) Impala
11 6 (7.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (7.79%) Data Lake
11 6 (7.79%) Electronic Patient Records
12 5 (6.49%) RDBMS
12 5 (6.49%) Sqoop
13 4 (5.19%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 14 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.79%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.79%) GitLab
3 3 (3.90%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.60%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.60%) Gradle
4 2 (2.60%) gulp
4 2 (2.60%) JIRA
4 2 (2.60%) Protractor
4 2 (2.60%) Selenium
4 2 (2.60%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
General
1 12 (15.58%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Publishing
3 4 (5.19%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.90%) Electronics
4 3 (3.90%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.90%) Marketing
4 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.60%) Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.30%) Retail
6 1 (1.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (42.86%) AWS Engineer
2 21 (27.27%) Data Engineer
3 17 (22.08%) DevOps Engineer
4 16 (20.78%) Cloud Engineer
5 15 (19.48%) AWS DevOps
6 14 (18.18%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 9 (11.69%) Architect
7 9 (11.69%) Developer
8 7 (9.09%) Database Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) AWS Specialist
10 5 (6.49%) Data Architect
11 4 (5.19%) AWS Architect
11 4 (5.19%) Cloud Specialist
11 4 (5.19%) Data Analytics Engineer
12 3 (3.90%) Azure DevOps
12 3 (3.90%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 3 (3.90%) Azure Engineer
12 3 (3.90%) WebOps Engineer
13 2 (2.60%) Big Data Architect
13 2 (2.60%) Migration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (42.86%) Web Services
2 6 (7.79%) Apache Camel
2 6 (7.79%) Kafka
2 6 (7.79%) Node.js
2 6 (7.79%) REST
2 6 (7.79%) SOAP
3 5 (6.49%) HTML
3 5 (6.49%) JSON
4 4 (5.19%) boto
4 4 (5.19%) YAML
5 3 (3.90%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.90%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (3.90%) Sensu
6 2 (2.60%) Spark Streaming
6 2 (2.60%) WireMock
6 2 (2.60%) XML
7 1 (1.30%) .NET Core
7 1 (1.30%) HTML5
7 1 (1.30%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (1.30%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 34 (44.16%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.90%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.60%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.60%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.30%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.57%) Linux
2 10 (12.99%) Unix
3 4 (5.19%) Ubuntu
4 3 (3.90%) CentOS
4 3 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (50.65%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (44.16%) Analytics
3 33 (42.86%) ETL
4 27 (35.06%) DevOps
5 21 (27.27%) Data Analytics
6 19 (24.68%) Open Source
7 14 (18.18%) Migration
8 12 (15.58%) Data Science
9 11 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (12.99%) Business Continuity
10 10 (12.99%) Scrum
10 10 (12.99%) Task Automation
11 8 (10.39%) MapReduce
12 6 (7.79%) Machine Learning
12 6 (7.79%) Technical Leadership
13 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
13 5 (6.49%) Data Management
13 5 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (6.49%) Visualisation
14 4 (5.19%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (64.94%) Python
2 29 (37.66%) SQL
3 17 (22.08%) Scala
4 12 (15.58%) Java
5 9 (11.69%) Bash Shell
6 8 (10.39%) Perl
7 4 (5.19%) C#
7 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.19%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.90%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.60%) Groovy
9 2 (2.60%) Korn
10 1 (1.30%) C++
10 1 (1.30%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) AWS Certification
2 3 (3.90%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) GDPR
2 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.30%) PSD2
2 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 16 (20.78%) Docker
2 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.90%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.60%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.30%) Apache Flume
4 1 (1.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.30%) HDFS
4 1 (1.30%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 30 (38.96%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (36.36%) Ansible
3 12 (15.58%) Terraform
4 9 (11.69%) Kubernetes
5 8 (10.39%) Puppet
6 7 (9.09%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (5.19%) Oozie
7 4 (5.19%) Salt
8 3 (3.90%) Grafana
8 3 (3.90%) Graphite
8 3 (3.90%) Nagios
8 3 (3.90%) ZABBIX
9 1 (1.30%) Packer
Vendors
1 17 (22.08%) Splunk
2 8 (10.39%) Talend
3 7 (9.09%) Cloudera
3 7 (9.09%) Oracle
4 6 (7.79%) Hortonworks
4 6 (7.79%) Informatica
5 5 (6.49%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (5.19%) Google
6 4 (5.19%) SAP
7 3 (3.90%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.90%) Tableau
8 1 (1.30%) Cisco
8 1 (1.30%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.30%) IBM