Period
to 11 August 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 11 August 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
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 471 589 740
Rank change year-on-year +118 +151 +67
Contract jobs citing Amazon EMR 71 256 153
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.67% 0.99% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 160 115
Median daily rate £600 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £428 £425 £425
90th Percentile £731 £675 £683
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £550 £500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £75.00
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 10,618 25,901 22,678
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.54% 28.49% 21.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,981 17,707 15,554
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.44%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £306
90th Percentile £688 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +4.44% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 391 332
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% +15.79% -
10th Percentile £15.23 £13.25 £11.75
90th Percentile £51.58 £71.25 £73.63
Median hourly rate £24.20 £22.17 £17.50
% change year-on-year +9.15% +26.67% -1.41%

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 11 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Amazon EMR in the UK

Amazon EMR
Top 9 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 11 August 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 +90 63 £606 +10.23% 11
UK excluding London +174 44 £600 +9.09% 4
London +90 20 £625 +13.64% 7
East of England +65 16 £631 +5.21% 3
North of England +116 15 £600 +4.35%
Yorkshire +75 15 £600 +7.87%
South East +133 10 £500 -9.09% 1
Work from Home -17 7 £388 -46.55% 2
Scotland +68 3 £475 -

For the 6 months to 11 August 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 69 (97.18%) AWS
2 51 (71.83%) Amazon S3
3 45 (63.38%) Python
4 32 (45.07%) Amazon EC2
5 31 (43.66%) Java
5 31 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (43.66%) DevOps
5 31 (43.66%) Terraform
6 29 (40.85%) AWS Lambda
6 29 (40.85%) Serverless
7 28 (39.44%) Big Data
8 27 (38.03%) Apache Spark
8 27 (38.03%) Git (software)
9 26 (36.62%) Analytics
10 24 (33.80%) Data Science
11 23 (32.39%) Amazon Redshift
11 23 (32.39%) Docker
11 23 (32.39%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (30.99%) ETL
12 22 (30.99%) Infrastructure as Code
13 21 (29.58%) Kafka
14 20 (28.17%) Security Cleared
15 19 (26.76%) Node.js
15 19 (26.76%) MapReduce
16 18 (25.35%) GitHub
16 18 (25.35%) Talend
16 18 (25.35%) Amazon Cognito
17 17 (23.94%) Jenkins
17 17 (23.94%) Apache Hive
18 16 (22.54%) Identity Access Management

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 27 (38.03%) Apache Spark
2 6 (8.45%) Apache
2 6 (8.45%) Confluence
3 5 (7.04%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (5.63%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (2.82%) Apache Airflow
5 2 (2.82%) GemFire
5 2 (2.82%) nginx
5 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Shopify
2 1 (1.41%) Sage BI
Cloud Services
1 69 (97.18%) AWS
2 51 (71.83%) Amazon S3
3 32 (45.07%) Amazon EC2
4 29 (40.85%) AWS Lambda
4 29 (40.85%) Serverless
5 18 (25.35%) Amazon Cognito
5 18 (25.35%) GitHub
6 14 (19.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 12 (16.90%) Amazon SQS
8 8 (11.27%) Amazon ELB
8 8 (11.27%) AWS CloudFormation
9 7 (9.86%) Amazon Kinesis
10 6 (8.45%) Azure
11 5 (7.04%) Amazon ECS
12 4 (5.63%) GCP
12 4 (5.63%) OpenShift
12 4 (5.63%) SaaS
13 3 (4.23%) AWS Step Functions
13 3 (4.23%) Power Platform
14 2 (2.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) Skype
2 5 (7.04%) Firewall
3 4 (5.63%) DSL
4 1 (1.41%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (39.44%) Big Data
2 23 (32.39%) Amazon Redshift
3 17 (23.94%) Apache Hive
4 15 (21.13%) Data Lake
5 10 (14.08%) Relational Database
6 9 (12.68%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (12.68%) Electronic Patient Records
6 9 (12.68%) Hadoop
6 9 (12.68%) MySQL
7 8 (11.27%) Amazon Athena
7 8 (11.27%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (9.86%) MariaDB
9 6 (8.45%) Amazon Aurora
9 6 (8.45%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (7.04%) Snowflake Schema
11 4 (5.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (4.23%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (4.23%) Impala
12 3 (4.23%) MongoDB
12 3 (4.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (38.03%) Git (software)
2 17 (23.94%) Jenkins
3 15 (21.13%) Bitbucket
3 15 (21.13%) GitLab
4 7 (9.86%) JIRA
5 4 (5.63%) Liquibase
6 3 (4.23%) CircleCI
6 3 (4.23%) kappa
6 3 (4.23%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (2.82%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.82%) Protractor
7 2 (2.82%) Selenium
General
1 6 (8.45%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (8.45%) Public Sector
2 5 (7.04%) Finance
3 3 (4.23%) Legal
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Publishing
4 1 (1.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (29.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (19.72%) Data Engineer
3 13 (18.31%) AWS Engineer
4 12 (16.90%) Architect
5 10 (14.08%) Senior DevOps
5 10 (14.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 8 (11.27%) AWS DevOps
6 8 (11.27%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 8 (11.27%) Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Data Architect
8 5 (7.04%) Senior Architect
9 4 (5.63%) Python Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Senior Data Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Senior Technical Architect
9 4 (5.63%) Technical Architect
10 3 (4.23%) Big Data Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Python Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Technical Leader
11 2 (2.82%) Hadoop Engineer
11 2 (2.82%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (29.58%) Kafka
2 19 (26.76%) Node.js
3 5 (7.04%) React
3 5 (7.04%) Spring
3 5 (7.04%) Vue.js
4 4 (5.63%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.63%) Apache Camel
4 4 (5.63%) RESTful
4 4 (5.63%) scikit-learn
5 3 (4.23%) Akka
5 3 (4.23%) Flask
5 3 (4.23%) JSON
5 3 (4.23%) MLlib
5 3 (4.23%) Spark Streaming
5 3 (4.23%) Web Services
6 2 (2.82%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (2.82%) PySpark
6 2 (2.82%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.82%) SOAP
6 2 (2.82%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.23%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.82%) Equities
3 2 (2.82%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.41%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.41%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.41%) Life Science
4 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) Linux
2 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.41%) Unix
3 1 (1.41%) VMS
3 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (43.66%) DevOps
2 26 (36.62%) Analytics
3 24 (33.80%) Data Science
4 23 (32.39%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (30.99%) ETL
5 22 (30.99%) Infrastructure as Code
6 19 (26.76%) MapReduce
7 16 (22.54%) Identity Access Management
7 16 (22.54%) TDD
8 13 (18.31%) Scrum
9 11 (15.49%) Architectural Design
9 11 (15.49%) BDD
9 11 (15.49%) Continuous Deployment
10 10 (14.08%) Data Ingestion
10 10 (14.08%) Microservices
11 9 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (12.68%) Data Engineering
11 9 (12.68%) Data Modelling
11 9 (12.68%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 45 (63.38%) Python
2 31 (43.66%) Java
3 16 (22.54%) SQL
4 15 (21.13%) Go
5 9 (12.68%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.45%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.63%) Groovy
8 3 (4.23%) C#
8 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.82%) Java 8
9 2 (2.82%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.41%) C
10 1 (1.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (28.17%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.49%) DV Cleared
3 10 (14.08%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.63%) Degree
5 3 (4.23%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.41%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.41%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) GxP
2 3 (4.23%) QA
System Software
1 23 (32.39%) Docker
2 3 (4.23%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 31 (43.66%) Terraform
2 10 (14.08%) Ansible
3 9 (12.68%) Kubernetes
4 4 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.41%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 18 (25.35%) Talend
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle
3 4 (5.63%) Informatica
3 4 (5.63%) Tableau
4 3 (4.23%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.41%) Databricks
6 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.41%) Palantir
6 1 (1.41%) Sage
6 1 (1.41%) WSO2