Period
to 19 January 2020

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 19 January 2020 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
19 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 634 668 806
Rank change year-on-year +34 +138 -19
Contract jobs citing Amazon EMR 113 212 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.21% 0.066%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.53% 0.85% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 158 53
UK median daily rate £600 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £468 £425 £415
90th Percentile £688 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £550 £610
% change year-on-year +9.09% -9.84% +10.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 21,327 24,942 18,354
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 29.75% 25.26% 18.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,462 17,213 12,761
UK median daily rate £491 £495 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.76% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £278 £305 £285
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 331 232
UK median hourly rate £20.79 £17.50 £19.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.80% -9.39% +3.00%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.25 £11.03
90th Percentile £78.75 £57.50 £53.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +1.27%

Amazon EMR
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EMR in the UK

Amazon EMR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon EMR in the UK

Amazon EMR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EMR over the 6 months to 19 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon EMR in the UK

Amazon EMR
Top 14 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 19 January 2020. 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
England +52 111 £600 +14.29% 34
London +63 65 £600 +14.29% 24
UK excluding London +65 49 £600 +9.09% 12
South East +74 16 £625 +6.38% 4
North of England +57 15 £613 +6.52% 1
East of England +26 10 £625 +16.28% 3
Yorkshire +48 8 £563 -8.16%
Midlands +40 5 £513 -6.82% 1
North East +23 4 £663 -
East Midlands +14 4 £450 -14.29%
North West +11 3 £613 +6.52% 1
South West +10 2 £600 +33.33% 1
West Midlands +36 1 £575 +4.55% 1
Scotland +22 1 £450 +5.88% 2

For the 6 months to 19 January 2020, 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.

1 110 (97.35%) AWS
2 72 (63.72%) Python
3 70 (61.95%) Apache Spark
4 65 (57.52%) Big Data
5 59 (52.21%) Amazon S3
5 59 (52.21%) Hadoop
6 54 (47.79%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (38.05%) Amazon Redshift
8 42 (37.17%) DevOps
8 42 (37.17%) ETL
9 36 (31.86%) SQL
9 36 (31.86%) AWS Lambda
9 36 (31.86%) Serverless
10 34 (30.09%) Amazon EC2
11 31 (27.43%) Java
12 30 (26.55%) Data Warehouse
12 30 (26.55%) Kafka
12 30 (26.55%) Analytics
13 29 (25.66%) Terraform
14 28 (24.78%) Apache Hive
14 28 (24.78%) Docker
14 28 (24.78%) Scrum
15 27 (23.89%) Data Engineering
16 25 (22.12%) Amazon Athena
16 25 (22.12%) Scala
17 24 (21.24%) Jenkins
17 24 (21.24%) Oracle
18 23 (20.35%) Data Modelling
18 23 (20.35%) Data Analysis
18 23 (20.35%) AWS CloudFormation

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 70 (61.95%) Apache Spark
2 16 (14.16%) Apache
3 9 (7.96%) Confluence
4 6 (5.31%) Apache Airflow
4 6 (5.31%) Jupyter
5 5 (4.42%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (3.54%) GemFire
6 4 (3.54%) nginx
6 4 (3.54%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.54%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.77%) Pachyderm
8 1 (0.88%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.88%) Luigi
8 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (1.77%) PolarLake
3 1 (0.88%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 110 (97.35%) AWS
2 59 (52.21%) Amazon S3
3 36 (31.86%) AWS Lambda
3 36 (31.86%) Serverless
4 34 (30.09%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (20.35%) AWS CloudFormation
6 22 (19.47%) Amazon Kinesis
7 18 (15.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 16 (14.16%) Amazon SQS
9 15 (13.27%) Amazon ECS
10 14 (12.39%) Amazon ELB
11 13 (11.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 11 (9.73%) Amazon SageMaker
12 11 (9.73%) AWS CloudTrail
12 11 (9.73%) Azure
12 11 (9.73%) GitHub
13 8 (7.08%) AWS Step Functions
13 8 (7.08%) GCP
14 7 (6.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 6 (5.31%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.42%) DSL
2 4 (3.54%) VPN
3 2 (1.77%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.77%) MQTT
4 1 (0.88%) DNS
4 1 (0.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (57.52%) Big Data
2 59 (52.21%) Hadoop
3 43 (38.05%) Amazon Redshift
4 30 (26.55%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (24.78%) Apache Hive
6 25 (22.12%) Amazon Athena
7 20 (17.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 16 (14.16%) Amazon Aurora
8 16 (14.16%) Amazon RDS
8 16 (14.16%) Data Lake
9 15 (13.27%) MySQL
9 15 (13.27%) Relational Database
10 14 (12.39%) SQL Server
11 13 (11.50%) NoSQL
12 12 (10.62%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (8.85%) Snowflake Schema
14 9 (7.96%) Impala
15 8 (7.08%) MariaDB
16 7 (6.19%) HBase
16 7 (6.19%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 24 (21.24%) Jenkins
2 17 (15.04%) Git (software)
3 11 (9.73%) JIRA
4 10 (8.85%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (4.42%) Liquibase
6 4 (3.54%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.54%) Protractor
6 4 (3.54%) Selenium
6 4 (3.54%) Snyk
6 4 (3.54%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.88%) Maven
7 1 (0.88%) RStudio
7 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 11 (9.73%) Finance
2 5 (4.42%) Retail
3 4 (3.54%) Marketing
4 3 (2.65%) Banking
4 3 (2.65%) Front Office
5 2 (1.77%) Advertising
5 2 (1.77%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.77%) Automotive
5 2 (1.77%) Back Office
5 2 (1.77%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.77%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.88%) Legal
6 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (40.71%) Data Engineer
2 20 (17.70%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (15.93%) Architect
4 16 (14.16%) Developer
5 15 (13.27%) AWS Engineer
6 13 (11.50%) Big Data Engineer
7 12 (10.62%) Data Architect
8 8 (7.08%) AWS Developer
9 7 (6.19%) AWS Architect
9 7 (6.19%) Cloud Architect
9 7 (6.19%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (6.19%) Python Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Python Engineer
10 6 (5.31%) Data Scientist
10 6 (5.31%) Java Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Java Engineer
10 6 (5.31%) Java Programmer
10 6 (5.31%) Machine Learning Scientist
10 6 (5.31%) Programmer
10 6 (5.31%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (26.55%) Kafka
2 11 (9.73%) PySpark
3 8 (7.08%) Web Services
4 7 (6.19%) TensorFlow
5 5 (4.42%) JSON
6 4 (3.54%) AngularJS
6 4 (3.54%) boto
6 4 (3.54%) GraphQL
6 4 (3.54%) HTML
6 4 (3.54%) LEMP Stack
6 4 (3.54%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (3.54%) WireMock
6 4 (3.54%) YAML
7 3 (2.65%) Apache Beam
7 3 (2.65%) Flask
7 3 (2.65%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (2.65%) Vue.js
8 2 (1.77%) Pandas
9 1 (0.88%) MLlib
9 1 (0.88%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.50%) Data Structures
2 12 (10.62%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.85%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (4.42%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.42%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.54%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.54%) Fixed Income
5 4 (3.54%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.65%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.77%) Derivative
7 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.77%) Equities
7 2 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.77%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.88%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.81%) Linux
2 8 (7.08%) CentOS
3 5 (4.42%) Windows
4 4 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.65%) Unix
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (47.79%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (37.17%) DevOps
2 42 (37.17%) ETL
3 30 (26.55%) Analytics
4 28 (24.78%) Scrum
5 27 (23.89%) Data Engineering
6 23 (20.35%) Data Analysis
6 23 (20.35%) Data Modelling
7 22 (19.47%) Data Science
8 17 (15.04%) Visualisation
9 16 (14.16%) Machine Learning
10 15 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (13.27%) Migration
11 14 (12.39%) E-Commerce
12 13 (11.50%) SDLC
12 13 (11.50%) Test Automation
13 11 (9.73%) Data Analytics
14 10 (8.85%) Data Visualisation
14 10 (8.85%) High Availability
14 10 (8.85%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 72 (63.72%) Python
2 36 (31.86%) SQL
3 31 (27.43%) Java
4 25 (22.12%) Scala
5 15 (13.27%) R
6 6 (5.31%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.42%) Groovy
7 5 (4.42%) Java 8
8 4 (3.54%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.54%) Perl
8 4 (3.54%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.65%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.65%) C#
10 2 (1.77%) Go
10 2 (1.77%) Julia
11 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.88%) VBA
11 1 (0.88%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 11 (9.73%) AWS Certification
2 5 (4.42%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.42%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.54%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (3.54%) Degree
4 3 (2.65%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.54%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.65%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.88%) GDPR
System Software
1 28 (24.78%) Docker
2 8 (7.08%) HDFS
3 5 (4.42%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.54%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 29 (25.66%) Terraform
2 16 (14.16%) Kubernetes
3 13 (11.50%) Ansible
4 9 (7.96%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (4.42%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (3.54%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (3.54%) Puppet
7 2 (1.77%) Kubeflow
8 1 (0.88%) Oozie
Vendors
1 24 (21.24%) Oracle
2 18 (15.93%) Cloudera
3 16 (14.16%) Talend
4 15 (13.27%) Hortonworks
5 8 (7.08%) Red Hat
5 8 (7.08%) Teradata
6 7 (6.19%) SAP
7 6 (5.31%) Microsoft
7 6 (5.31%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (5.31%) Tableau
8 5 (4.42%) Foundry
8 5 (4.42%) Google
8 5 (4.42%) Palantir
9 4 (3.54%) Databricks
9 4 (3.54%) Informatica
10 2 (1.77%) Bloomberg
10 2 (1.77%) Greenplum
11 1 (0.88%) Alteryx
11 1 (0.88%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.88%) CA Agile Central