Period
to 23 June 2018

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 23 June 2018 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 719 797 833
Rank change year-on-year +78 +36 +29
Contract jobs citing Amazon Kinesis 151 40 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.044% 0.047%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.74% 0.32% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 35 34
UK median daily rate £536 £525 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.14% +6.33% +23.44%
10th Percentile £425 £395 £391
90th Percentile £675 £663 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £363 £413
% change year-on-year +31.03% -12.12% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £80.50 - -
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 20,426 12,390 9,651
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.38% 13.53% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,917 8,534 6,720
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +10.43%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £288
90th Percentile £638 £619 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 174 154
UK median hourly rate £18.95 £19.00 £19.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.29% -2.83% -13.10%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.83 £11.69
90th Percentile £56.25 £58.50 £46.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year -2.86% +7.69% -18.75%

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 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon Kinesis in the UK

Amazon Kinesis
Top 10 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 23 June 2018. 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 +75 151 £536 +2.14% 35
London +9 101 £550 +4.76% 22
UK excluding London +10 48 £475 +31.03% 15
East of England - 21 £475 - 2
South East - 20 £450 - 6
Midlands - 4 £625 - 2
North West -19 3 £375 +7.14%
North of England -27 3 £375 +3.45%
East Midlands - 2 £625 -
West Midlands - 2 £625 - 2

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon Kinesis 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 Kinesis.

1 151 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (48.34%) AWS Lambda
2 73 (48.34%) Serverless
3 68 (45.03%) Amazon Redshift
4 67 (44.37%) Big Data
5 64 (42.38%) DevOps
6 62 (41.06%) Apache Spark
7 61 (40.40%) Python
8 60 (39.74%) Hadoop
9 56 (37.09%) Java
10 51 (33.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 48 (31.79%) Amazon EMR
12 47 (31.13%) Kafka
13 42 (27.81%) Amazon EC2
13 42 (27.81%) PostgreSQL
14 41 (27.15%) Agile Software Development
14 41 (27.15%) NoSQL
15 40 (26.49%) Amazon S3
16 35 (23.18%) Analytics
16 35 (23.18%) SQL
17 33 (21.85%) Amazon RDS
17 33 (21.85%) Scala
18 32 (21.19%) Data Warehouse
18 32 (21.19%) ETL
18 32 (21.19%) Data Science
19 31 (20.53%) Apache
20 30 (19.87%) AWS CloudFormation
21 28 (18.54%) Node.js
22 27 (17.88%) OO
22 27 (17.88%) Amazon Athena

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 62 (41.06%) Apache Spark
2 31 (20.53%) Apache
3 13 (8.61%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (7.95%) Apache Pig
5 11 (7.28%) Confluence
6 8 (5.30%) Apache Airflow
6 8 (5.30%) Luigi
6 8 (5.30%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (3.31%) SAS
8 2 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (1.32%) JBoss
8 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.32%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.32%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.66%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.66%) CMS
9 1 (0.66%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 151 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (48.34%) AWS Lambda
2 73 (48.34%) Serverless
3 48 (31.79%) Amazon EMR
4 42 (27.81%) Amazon EC2
5 40 (26.49%) Amazon S3
6 30 (19.87%) AWS CloudFormation
7 20 (13.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 14 (9.27%) Amazon ELB
9 11 (7.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 11 (7.28%) GitHub
10 9 (5.96%) Heroku
11 8 (5.30%) Fastly
11 8 (5.30%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (4.64%) Route 53
13 6 (3.97%) Amazon SQS
13 6 (3.97%) AWS OpsWorks
13 6 (3.97%) CloudFront
13 6 (3.97%) Google Cloud Platform
14 5 (3.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.31%) DNS
2 3 (1.99%) HTTP
2 3 (1.99%) SMS
3 1 (0.66%) SSL
3 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.66%) VLAN
3 1 (0.66%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (45.03%) Amazon Redshift
2 67 (44.37%) Big Data
3 60 (39.74%) Hadoop
4 51 (33.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 42 (27.81%) PostgreSQL
6 41 (27.15%) NoSQL
7 33 (21.85%) Amazon RDS
8 32 (21.19%) Data Warehouse
9 27 (17.88%) Amazon Athena
10 26 (17.22%) Apache Hive
11 21 (13.91%) Data Lake
11 21 (13.91%) Redis
12 19 (12.58%) Flink
13 14 (9.27%) MySQL
14 13 (8.61%) Relational Database
15 12 (7.95%) Apache Cassandra
16 11 (7.28%) Neo4j
17 10 (6.62%) SQL Server
18 6 (3.97%) Sqoop
19 4 (2.65%) Amazon QuickSight
Development Applications
1 26 (17.22%) Jenkins
2 13 (8.61%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.95%) CircleCI
4 11 (7.28%) JIRA
5 10 (6.62%) webpack
6 8 (5.30%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.32%) GitLab
7 2 (1.32%) Hudson
7 2 (1.32%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.32%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.66%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.66%) Gatling
8 1 (0.66%) Grunt
8 1 (0.66%) gulp
8 1 (0.66%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.66%) Maven
8 1 (0.66%) Selenium
8 1 (0.66%) Sublime Text
8 1 (0.66%) Subversion
General
1 24 (15.89%) Banking
2 22 (14.57%) Finance
3 5 (3.31%) Retail
4 2 (1.32%) Advertising
5 1 (0.66%) Back Office
5 1 (0.66%) Games
5 1 (0.66%) International Banking
5 1 (0.66%) Marketing
5 1 (0.66%) Publishing
5 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (33.11%) AWS Engineer
2 48 (31.79%) Data Engineer
3 42 (27.81%) Developer
4 29 (19.21%) DevOps Engineer
5 26 (17.22%) Big Data Engineer
6 23 (15.23%) Architect
7 16 (10.60%) AWS Architect
7 16 (10.60%) AWS DevOps
7 16 (10.60%) Data Architect
8 14 (9.27%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 13 (8.61%) Big Data Architect
10 12 (7.95%) Cloud Engineer
11 11 (7.28%) Python Engineer
12 10 (6.62%) Senior DevOps
12 10 (6.62%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 8 (5.30%) Big Data Developer
13 8 (5.30%) React Developer
13 8 (5.30%) Senior Data Engineer
13 8 (5.30%) Senior Developer
13 8 (5.30%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (31.13%) Kafka
2 28 (18.54%) Node.js
3 22 (14.57%) Web Services
4 18 (11.92%) Sass
5 15 (9.93%) REST
6 11 (7.28%) JSON
7 10 (6.62%) AngularJS
7 10 (6.62%) GraphQL
7 10 (6.62%) Handlebars
8 9 (5.96%) CSS
8 9 (5.96%) HTML
8 9 (5.96%) HTML5
8 9 (5.96%) MLlib
9 8 (5.30%) CSS3
9 8 (5.30%) LESS
9 8 (5.30%) VCL
10 7 (4.64%) .NET
11 6 (3.97%) Preactjs
11 6 (3.97%) RESTful
11 6 (3.97%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.27%) User Experience
2 7 (4.64%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.31%) Data Structures
4 5 (3.31%) Fintech
5 4 (2.65%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.65%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.99%) Cloud Native
6 3 (1.99%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.99%) NHS
6 3 (1.99%) Social Media
7 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.66%) Clustering
8 1 (0.66%) Media Streaming
8 1 (0.66%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.92%) Linux
2 10 (6.62%) Unix
3 6 (3.97%) Android
3 6 (3.97%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.99%) Windows
5 2 (1.32%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.66%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (42.38%) DevOps
2 41 (27.15%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (23.18%) Analytics
4 32 (21.19%) Data Science
4 32 (21.19%) ETL
5 27 (17.88%) OO
6 24 (15.89%) Software Engineering
7 21 (13.91%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (13.25%) Data Ingestion
9 18 (11.92%) Data Integration
9 18 (11.92%) Open Source
10 17 (11.26%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (11.26%) E-Commerce
10 17 (11.26%) Microservices
10 17 (11.26%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (9.93%) Data Engineering
11 15 (9.93%) TDD
12 14 (9.27%) Data Governance
12 14 (9.27%) Pair Programming
13 13 (8.61%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 61 (40.40%) Python
2 56 (37.09%) Java
3 35 (23.18%) SQL
4 33 (21.85%) Scala
5 23 (15.23%) JavaScript
6 19 (12.58%) C++
7 12 (7.95%) Shell Script
8 11 (7.28%) Bash Shell
9 7 (4.64%) C#
10 6 (3.97%) Go
11 4 (2.65%) Java 8
12 3 (1.99%) Ruby
13 2 (1.32%) Groovy
14 1 (0.66%) AWK
14 1 (0.66%) C
14 1 (0.66%) Haskell
14 1 (0.66%) Perl
14 1 (0.66%) PHP
14 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.66%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (3.97%) Degree
2 4 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.66%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.66%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.66%) PhD
3 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.93%) QA
2 10 (6.62%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.32%) PMO
4 1 (0.66%) GCP
4 1 (0.66%) GDPR
4 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (15.23%) Apache Flume
2 17 (11.26%) Docker
3 5 (3.31%) HDFS
4 1 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 25 (16.56%) Terraform
2 23 (15.23%) Oozie
3 19 (12.58%) Ansible
4 10 (6.62%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (5.96%) Consul
5 9 (5.96%) Packer
6 8 (5.30%) Grafana
7 7 (4.64%) Graphite
7 7 (4.64%) Puppet
8 6 (3.97%) Kubernetes
9 3 (1.99%) linkerd
10 1 (0.66%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.66%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.66%) Kibana
10 1 (0.66%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (9.93%) Oracle
2 7 (4.64%) Talend
3 6 (3.97%) Google
4 5 (3.31%) Tableau
5 4 (2.65%) SAP
5 4 (2.65%) Splunk
6 1 (0.66%) Adobe
6 1 (0.66%) Brightcove
6 1 (0.66%) Capita
6 1 (0.66%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.66%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.66%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.66%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.66%) webMethods