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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 23 May 2022 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
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 648 580 539
Rank change year-on-year -68 -41 +80
Contract jobs citing Amazon EMR 172 106 100
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.56% 0.51% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 75 78
10th Percentile £423 £411 £450
25th Percentile £523 £463 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £550 £588
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -6.38% +11.90%
75th Percentile £700 £619 £642
90th Percentile £800 £666 £691
UK excluding London median daily rate £570 £475 £600
% change year-on-year +20.00% -20.83% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £58.25 - -
Median hourly rate £61.50 £50.00 -
Median % change year-on-year +23.00% - -
75th Percentile £64.75 - -
90th Percentile - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 -

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 with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 30,816 20,671 14,755
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 35.53% 35.45% 30.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,417 14,838 10,364
10th Percentile £341 £323 £300
25th Percentile £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £650 £600 £588
90th Percentile £738 £675 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 341 230
10th Percentile £13.88 £12.17 £12.61
25th Percentile £15.37 £14.75 £16.14
Median hourly rate £22.00 £21.86 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +0.64% +9.30% +5.26%
75th Percentile £54.00 £45.00 £34.31
90th Percentile £70.09 £63.00 £53.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.56% - +11.43%

Amazon EMR
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Amazon EMR as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EMR in the UK

Amazon EMR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Amazon EMR.

Daily rate trend for Amazon EMR in the UK

Amazon EMR
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon EMR over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Amazon EMR in the UK

Amazon EMR
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Amazon EMR.

Hourly rate trend for Amazon EMR in the UK

Amazon EMR
Top 13 Contract Locations

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 over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -88 135 £600 +4.35% 7
Work from Home -59 106 £575 +4.50% 11
London -85 83 £625 +8.74% 1
UK excluding London -38 49 £570 +20.00% 7
South East -9 23 £573 +14.50%
Midlands -42 8 £720 +60.00% 1
East Midlands - 7 £720 - 1
Scotland 0 6 £328 -31.05% 1
North of England -46 6 £625 +25.00%
East of England -25 5 £415 -7.78% 1
South West - 5 £638 - 4
Yorkshire - 5 £625 -
North West -38 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 with a requirement for Amazon EMR.

1 171 (99.42%) AWS
2 100 (58.14%) Amazon S3
3 96 (55.81%) Apache Spark
4 92 (53.49%) Amazon Redshift
5 85 (49.42%) Python
6 76 (44.19%) Kafka
7 75 (43.60%) Data Engineering
8 73 (42.44%) Analytics
9 72 (41.86%) Big Data
10 69 (40.12%) Agile
11 67 (38.95%) Amazon Athena
12 66 (38.37%) SQL
13 59 (34.30%) Amazon RDS
13 59 (34.30%) Serverless
14 58 (33.72%) AWS Lambda
14 58 (33.72%) ETL
15 52 (30.23%) Terraform
16 51 (29.65%) Data Warehouse
16 51 (29.65%) Scala
17 46 (26.74%) Data Pipeline
18 45 (26.16%) Data Modelling
19 44 (25.58%) Data Lake
20 43 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
21 42 (24.42%) DevOps
22 40 (23.26%) NoSQL
23 38 (22.09%) Security Cleared
24 36 (20.93%) Data Integration
25 35 (20.35%) Talend
25 35 (20.35%) Data Analysis
25 35 (20.35%) Social Skills

Amazon EMR
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 96 (55.81%) Apache Spark
2 26 (15.12%) Apache Airflow
3 19 (11.05%) Apache
4 9 (5.23%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (5.23%) Jupyter
5 8 (4.65%) Luigi
6 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.58%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 171 (99.42%) AWS
2 100 (58.14%) Amazon S3
3 59 (34.30%) Serverless
4 58 (33.72%) AWS Lambda
5 43 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
6 33 (19.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 21 (12.21%) Azure
8 20 (11.63%) Amazon Kinesis
9 18 (10.47%) Amazon SQS
9 18 (10.47%) AWS Step Functions
10 17 (9.88%) GCP
11 16 (9.30%) Amazon EKS
11 16 (9.30%) Amazon SageMaker
11 16 (9.30%) AWS Fargate
12 13 (7.56%) Snowflake
13 11 (6.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 9 (5.23%) Amazon ECS
15 8 (4.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 7 (4.07%) Azure Data Factory
17 6 (3.49%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.74%) VPN
2 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (53.49%) Amazon Redshift
2 72 (41.86%) Big Data
3 67 (38.95%) Amazon Athena
4 59 (34.30%) Amazon RDS
5 51 (29.65%) Data Warehouse
6 44 (25.58%) Data Lake
7 40 (23.26%) NoSQL
8 32 (18.60%) Hadoop
9 29 (16.86%) Pentaho
10 25 (14.53%) Metadata
10 25 (14.53%) Relational Database
11 19 (11.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 18 (10.47%) MySQL
13 16 (9.30%) SQL Server
14 12 (6.98%) RDBMS
15 11 (6.40%) Apache Cassandra
15 11 (6.40%) Tableau
16 10 (5.81%) PostgreSQL
17 8 (4.65%) Electronic Patient Records
17 8 (4.65%) Presto
Development Applications
1 14 (8.14%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.23%) GitLab
3 6 (3.49%) JIRA
4 5 (2.91%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.91%) TeamCity
5 4 (2.33%) JUnit
5 4 (2.33%) Mockito
6 3 (1.74%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.74%) git-flow
7 2 (1.16%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.16%) Deequ
8 1 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.58%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.58%) Rational Robot
8 1 (0.58%) RIATest
8 1 (0.58%) SilkTest
8 1 (0.58%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.58%) Subversion
8 1 (0.58%) WinRunner
General
1 35 (20.35%) Social Skills
2 28 (16.28%) Finance
3 18 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (10.47%) Public Sector
4 14 (8.14%) Financial Institution
4 14 (8.14%) Legal
5 13 (7.56%) Law
6 9 (5.23%) Publishing
7 6 (3.49%) Marketing
7 6 (3.49%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.74%) Banking
8 3 (1.74%) Police
9 2 (1.16%) Front Office
9 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.58%) Electronics
10 1 (0.58%) Games
10 1 (0.58%) Local Government
10 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.58%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 86 (50.00%) Data Engineer
2 45 (26.16%) AWS Engineer
3 32 (18.60%) Architect
4 18 (10.47%) Data Architect
5 15 (8.72%) Developer
6 12 (6.98%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (6.40%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (5.23%) Big Data Engineer
9 8 (4.65%) AWS Architect
10 7 (4.07%) AWS Developer
10 7 (4.07%) Hadoop Engineer
10 7 (4.07%) Java Engineer
10 7 (4.07%) Scala Engineer
11 6 (3.49%) AWS DevOps
11 6 (3.49%) Big Data Developer
11 6 (3.49%) Data Scientist
12 5 (2.91%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 5 (2.91%) AWS Solutions Architect
12 5 (2.91%) Python Developer
13 4 (2.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (44.19%) Kafka
2 29 (16.86%) PySpark
3 12 (6.98%) Spark Streaming
4 9 (5.23%) JSON
4 9 (5.23%) TensorFlow
5 6 (3.49%) NLTK
5 6 (3.49%) NumPy
5 6 (3.49%) Pandas
5 6 (3.49%) SciPy
5 6 (3.49%) Shiny
6 5 (2.91%) YAML
7 4 (2.33%) RESTful
7 4 (2.33%) SAML
8 3 (1.74%) Anaconda
8 3 (1.74%) Apache Avro
8 3 (1.74%) FastAPI
9 2 (1.16%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (1.16%) FHIR
9 2 (1.16%) MLlib
9 2 (1.16%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.88%) Management Information System
2 16 (9.30%) Hedge funds
3 8 (4.65%) Algorithms
4 7 (4.07%) Equities
4 7 (4.07%) Life Science
4 7 (4.07%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (3.49%) iPad
6 5 (2.91%) Derivative
6 5 (2.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.33%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.33%) Replication
7 4 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.74%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.74%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.74%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.16%) Blockchain
9 2 (1.16%) Educational Technology
9 2 (1.16%) e-Learning
9 2 (1.16%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.16%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.81%) Linux
2 8 (4.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (43.60%) Data Engineering
2 73 (42.44%) Analytics
3 69 (40.12%) Agile
4 58 (33.72%) ETL
5 46 (26.74%) Data Pipeline
6 45 (26.16%) Data Modelling
7 42 (24.42%) DevOps
8 36 (20.93%) Data Integration
9 35 (20.35%) Data Analysis
10 34 (19.77%) CI/CD
11 26 (15.12%) Computer Science
12 24 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
13 23 (13.37%) TDD
14 21 (12.21%) Data Architecture
14 21 (12.21%) SDLC
14 21 (12.21%) Visualisation
15 20 (11.63%) Data Munging
15 20 (11.63%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 20 (11.63%) Metadata Management
16 19 (11.05%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 85 (49.42%) Python
2 66 (38.37%) SQL
3 51 (29.65%) Scala
4 31 (18.02%) Java
5 8 (4.65%) R
6 5 (2.91%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.16%) C
7 2 (1.16%) C++
7 2 (1.16%) Julia
8 1 (0.58%) C#
8 1 (0.58%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 38 (22.09%) Security Cleared
2 33 (19.19%) SC Cleared
3 22 (12.79%) Degree
4 19 (11.05%) AWS Certification
5 15 (8.72%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.14%) GDPR
2 11 (6.40%) Data Quality
3 9 (5.23%) SLA
4 2 (1.16%) DICOM
4 2 (1.16%) HL7
4 2 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 14 (8.14%) Docker
2 3 (1.74%) HDFS
3 2 (1.16%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.16%) Squid
4 1 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 52 (30.23%) Terraform
2 16 (9.30%) Kubernetes
3 10 (5.81%) Ansible
4 4 (2.33%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 2 (1.16%) Kibana
5 2 (1.16%) logstash
5 2 (1.16%) Oozie
5 2 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.16%) Prometheus
5 2 (1.16%) Puppet
6 1 (0.58%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.58%) Kubeflow
Vendors
1 35 (20.35%) Talend
2 13 (7.56%) Oracle
3 12 (6.98%) Cloudera
4 7 (4.07%) Databricks
5 5 (2.91%) Alteryx
5 5 (2.91%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.33%) Informatica
7 3 (1.74%) Google
7 3 (1.74%) Snow
7 3 (1.74%) Teradata
7 3 (1.74%) VMware
8 2 (1.16%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.16%) Netezza
9 1 (0.58%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.58%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.58%) HP
9 1 (0.58%) MapR
9 1 (0.58%) Sage
9 1 (0.58%) SAP
9 1 (0.58%) Sybase