Period
to 19 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Amazon Kinesis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon Kinesis over the 6 months to 19 October 2017 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 Kinesis
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 812 817 883
Rank change year-on-year +5 +66 -3
Contract jobs citing Amazon Kinesis 59 82 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.059% 0.077% 0.005%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.38% 0.68% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 57 4
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +16.28% -9.47%
10th Percentile £406 £404 £369
90th Percentile £625 £663 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +17.65% +9.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Amazon Kinesis 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 15331 11980 7256
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.42% 11.26% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10560 8254 4845
UK median daily rate £465 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +8.43% +0.61%
10th Percentile £269 £275 £255
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 185 113
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -20.00% +26.76%
10th Percentile £11.23 £11.56 £10.60
90th Percentile £63.75 £56.75 £41.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £17.06 £23.00
% change year-on-year +9.91% -25.83% +31.43%

Amazon Kinesis
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon Kinesis in the UK

Amazon Kinesis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon Kinesis in the UK

Amazon Kinesis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon Kinesis over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon Kinesis in the UK

Amazon Kinesis
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon Kinesis within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 2017. 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 +15 59 £525 +5.00% 20
London +13 49 £525 - 12
UK excluding London +22 10 £500 +17.65% 8
North of England +83 4 £300 -
North West +29 4 £300 -
East of England - 4 £500 - 2
South West +13 2 - - 4
South East -2 2 £500 +19.40% 2

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon Kinesis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Amazon Kinesis.

1 57 (96.61%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (55.93%) Amazon S3
3 30 (50.85%) Amazon Redshift
4 28 (47.46%) Python
5 27 (45.76%) SQL
6 25 (42.37%) AWS Lambda
6 25 (42.37%) Serverless
7 24 (40.68%) NoSQL
8 22 (37.29%) Analytics
8 22 (37.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 21 (35.59%) Amazon EC2
10 19 (32.20%) Amazon RDS
10 19 (32.20%) Java
10 19 (32.20%) Web Services
11 17 (28.81%) Linux
11 17 (28.81%) DevOps
11 17 (28.81%) Microservices
12 16 (27.12%) Amazon EMR
12 16 (27.12%) Jenkins
12 16 (27.12%) Kafka
13 15 (25.42%) Amazon ELB
13 15 (25.42%) ETL
13 15 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (22.03%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (22.03%) Ansible
14 13 (22.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 12 (20.34%) Apache Spark
15 12 (20.34%) Machine Learning
15 12 (20.34%) Node.js

Amazon Kinesis
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 12 (20.34%) Apache Spark
2 7 (11.86%) Apache Airflow
2 7 (11.86%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (10.17%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (6.78%) Apache
4 4 (6.78%) Luigi
5 2 (3.39%) nginx
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Qpid
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.69%) Jetty
6 1 (1.69%) Lightstreamer
6 1 (1.69%) WebORB
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) HipChat
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 57 (96.61%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (55.93%) Amazon S3
3 25 (42.37%) AWS Lambda
3 25 (42.37%) Serverless
4 21 (35.59%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (27.12%) Amazon EMR
6 15 (25.42%) Amazon ELB
7 13 (22.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 11 (18.64%) Amazon SQS
9 10 (16.95%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 10 (16.95%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 8 (13.56%) AWS CloudFormation
10 8 (13.56%) Route 53
11 7 (11.86%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (11.86%) Heroku
12 5 (8.47%) CloudFront
13 3 (5.08%) AWS OpsWorks
14 2 (3.39%) AWS Data Pipeline
14 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
14 2 (3.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Internet
2 2 (3.39%) DNS
2 2 (3.39%) Firewall
3 1 (1.69%) SAN
3 1 (1.69%) SMS
3 1 (1.69%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (1.69%) SSL
3 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (50.85%) Amazon Redshift
2 24 (40.68%) NoSQL
3 22 (37.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 19 (32.20%) Amazon RDS
5 13 (22.03%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (16.95%) MongoDB
6 10 (16.95%) Neo4j
7 9 (15.25%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (15.25%) Big Data
7 9 (15.25%) Hadoop
8 8 (13.56%) Redis
9 6 (10.17%) Apache Hive
9 6 (10.17%) HBase
9 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
9 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
10 4 (6.78%) BigQuery
10 4 (6.78%) MySQL
11 3 (5.08%) Bigtable
11 3 (5.08%) RDBMS
11 3 (5.08%) Riak
Development Applications
1 16 (27.12%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.17%) Maven
3 5 (8.47%) webpack
4 4 (6.78%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.08%) Ant
6 2 (3.39%) GoCD
6 2 (3.39%) Grunt
6 2 (3.39%) JUnit
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.69%) Babel
7 1 (1.69%) Bower
7 1 (1.69%) Gradle
7 1 (1.69%) Hudson
7 1 (1.69%) JIRA
7 1 (1.69%) Mocha
7 1 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.69%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.69%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (5.08%) Games
2 2 (3.39%) Banking
2 2 (3.39%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.69%) Publishing
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (37.29%) Developer
2 13 (22.03%) AWS Engineer
3 12 (20.34%) Architect
4 10 (16.95%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (13.56%) AWS DevOps
5 8 (13.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 8 (13.56%) Data Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (10.17%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Java Developer
8 5 (8.47%) AWS Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Digital Architect
8 5 (8.47%) ETL Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Redshift Developer
8 5 (8.47%) SQL Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Data Architect
9 4 (6.78%) Digital Solutions Architect
10 3 (5.08%) AWS Architect
10 3 (5.08%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.20%) Web Services
2 16 (27.12%) Kafka
3 12 (20.34%) Node.js
4 8 (13.56%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (11.86%) HTML
5 7 (11.86%) RESTful
5 7 (11.86%) Sass
6 6 (10.17%) CSS
6 6 (10.17%) OAuth
6 6 (10.17%) OpenID
6 6 (10.17%) SAML
7 5 (8.47%) .NET
7 5 (8.47%) JSON
7 5 (8.47%) REST
8 4 (6.78%) Dropwizard
8 4 (6.78%) Express
9 3 (5.08%) Samza
9 3 (5.08%) Spring
10 2 (3.39%) Hibernate
10 2 (3.39%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) User Experience
2 5 (8.47%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (5.08%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.08%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.69%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.69%) Digital Currency
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.81%) Linux
2 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (5.08%) Unix
3 2 (3.39%) Android
3 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.69%) CentOS
4 1 (1.69%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (1.69%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) Analytics
2 17 (28.81%) DevOps
2 17 (28.81%) Microservices
3 15 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (25.42%) ETL
4 13 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (20.34%) Machine Learning
6 11 (18.64%) Data Analytics
7 8 (13.56%) SOA
8 7 (11.86%) Continuous Deployment
8 7 (11.86%) TDD
9 6 (10.17%) API Design
9 6 (10.17%) Push Notifications
9 6 (10.17%) Software Architecture
10 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (8.47%) High Availability
10 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
10 5 (8.47%) The Twelve-Factor App
11 4 (6.78%) ETL Development
11 4 (6.78%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 28 (47.46%) Python
2 27 (45.76%) SQL
3 19 (32.20%) Java
4 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
5 9 (15.25%) Go
6 8 (13.56%) Scala
7 6 (10.17%) C#
8 5 (8.47%) ES6
9 4 (6.78%) Ruby
10 3 (5.08%) Clojure
10 3 (5.08%) Groovy
10 3 (5.08%) R
11 2 (3.39%) Apex Code
11 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
11 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.69%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.69%) Rust
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) AWS Certification
1 1 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 11 (18.64%) Docker
2 1 (1.69%) NFS
2 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (22.03%) Ansible
2 11 (18.64%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (18.64%) Puppet
2 11 (18.64%) Terraform
3 4 (6.78%) Kubernetes
4 2 (3.39%) Mesos
5 1 (1.69%) Grafana
5 1 (1.69%) Oozie
Vendors
1 5 (8.47%) Oracle
2 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
2 4 (6.78%) SaltStack
3 3 (5.08%) Cloudera
3 3 (5.08%) Hortonworks
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.39%) SAP
4 2 (3.39%) Tableau
5 1 (1.69%) Capita
5 1 (1.69%) Databricks
5 1 (1.69%) Facebook
5 1 (1.69%) NetApp
5 1 (1.69%) VMware