Period
to 29 March 2020

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 29 March 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 Kinesis
UK
6 months to
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 547 697 744
Rank change year-on-year +150 +47 +33
Contract jobs citing Amazon Kinesis 146 183 141
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.77% 0.70% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 119 101
Median daily rate £575 £563 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £430 £425 £425
90th Percentile £699 £677 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
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 18,951 26,206 20,320
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.05% 26.92% 20.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,676 18,096 13,960
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £283 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 377 295 264
Median hourly rate £23.19 £18.66 £18.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.28% -1.50% +5.25%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £56.25 £59.00 £46.25
Median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +17.14% +2.94% -0.35%

Amazon Kinesis
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon Kinesis in the UK

Amazon Kinesis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Daily rate trend for Amazon Kinesis in the UK

Amazon Kinesis
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Amazon Kinesis over the 6 months to 29 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Amazon Kinesis in the UK

Amazon Kinesis
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 Kinesis within the UK over the 6 months to 29 March 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 +133 143 £575 +2.22% 27
London +124 85 £575 - 17
UK excluding London +111 60 £550 +4.76% 14
South East +82 30 £611 +16.43% 2
North of England +71 23 £550 -4.35% 4
North West +52 15 £550 -26.67% 4
Yorkshire +61 8 £530 -3.64%
Work from Home +20 4 - - 2
East of England +32 3 - - 2
Midlands +57 1 £500 +5.26% 2
East Midlands +32 1 £500 -9.09%
South West +26 1 £425 -2.86%
Wales - 1 £450 - 1
Scotland - 1 £550 - 2

For the 6 months to 29 March 2020, 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.

1 142 (97.26%) AWS
2 97 (66.44%) Python
3 88 (60.27%) Serverless
4 86 (58.90%) AWS Lambda
5 65 (44.52%) Apache Spark
6 63 (43.15%) Kafka
7 59 (40.41%) Amazon S3
8 52 (35.62%) Amazon Redshift
9 51 (34.93%) DevOps
10 50 (34.25%) Big Data
11 49 (33.56%) Agile Software Development
12 47 (32.19%) Java
13 46 (31.51%) Amazon Athena
14 44 (30.14%) Kubernetes
14 44 (30.14%) Docker
15 40 (27.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 39 (26.71%) Git (software)
17 38 (26.03%) Amazon EC2
18 35 (23.97%) Linux
19 32 (21.92%) Scala
19 32 (21.92%) AWS CloudFormation
20 29 (19.86%) SQL
21 28 (19.18%) ETL
21 28 (19.18%) Hadoop
21 28 (19.18%) NoSQL
21 28 (19.18%) Microservices
22 27 (18.49%) Data Science
22 27 (18.49%) Scrum
23 26 (17.81%) Analytics
24 25 (17.12%) Apache Hive

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 65 (44.52%) Apache Spark
2 9 (6.16%) nginx
3 8 (5.48%) Apache
3 8 (5.48%) Confluence
3 8 (5.48%) OpenStack
4 6 (4.11%) Apache Airflow
4 6 (4.11%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.42%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (3.42%) GemFire
5 5 (3.42%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.05%) Apache Pig
6 3 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.05%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.37%) JBoss
8 1 (0.68%) Luigi
8 1 (0.68%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 142 (97.26%) AWS
2 88 (60.27%) Serverless
3 86 (58.90%) AWS Lambda
4 59 (40.41%) Amazon S3
5 38 (26.03%) Amazon EC2
6 32 (21.92%) AWS CloudFormation
7 25 (17.12%) Amazon SQS
8 24 (16.44%) Amazon EMR
9 21 (14.38%) CloudFront
10 19 (13.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 16 (10.96%) Azure
12 15 (10.27%) GCP
13 11 (7.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 9 (6.16%) Amazon Cognito
14 9 (6.16%) GitHub
15 8 (5.48%) Amazon ECS
16 7 (4.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 7 (4.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 6 (4.11%) Amazon Glacier
17 6 (4.11%) AWS IoT
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.42%) DSL
2 4 (2.74%) MQTT
3 2 (1.37%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.68%) HTTP
4 1 (0.68%) Network Security
4 1 (0.68%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (35.62%) Amazon Redshift
2 50 (34.25%) Big Data
3 46 (31.51%) Amazon Athena
4 40 (27.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 28 (19.18%) Hadoop
5 28 (19.18%) NoSQL
6 25 (17.12%) Apache Hive
7 18 (12.33%) Amazon RDS
7 18 (12.33%) Flink
8 17 (11.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 17 (11.64%) MongoDB
9 15 (10.27%) HBase
10 13 (8.90%) Data Lake
11 12 (8.22%) Amazon Aurora
12 11 (7.53%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (4.79%) Looker
13 7 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (4.11%) Pentaho
14 6 (4.11%) Relational Database
15 5 (3.42%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 39 (26.71%) Git (software)
2 18 (12.33%) Jenkins
3 9 (6.16%) JIRA
4 6 (4.11%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.42%) Liquibase
5 5 (3.42%) Protractor
5 5 (3.42%) Selenium
5 5 (3.42%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (2.74%) Mercurial
6 4 (2.74%) Subversion
7 3 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.37%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.37%) GitLab
8 2 (1.37%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.68%) JUnit
9 1 (0.68%) Maven
9 1 (0.68%) SonarQube
General
1 20 (13.70%) Finance
2 7 (4.79%) Public Sector
3 4 (2.74%) Front Office
3 4 (2.74%) Retail
4 2 (1.37%) Games
4 2 (1.37%) Marketing
5 1 (0.68%) Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (42.47%) AWS Engineer
2 55 (37.67%) Data Engineer
3 27 (18.49%) Architect
4 24 (16.44%) DevOps Engineer
5 23 (15.75%) Python Engineer
6 17 (11.64%) AWS Architect
7 16 (10.96%) AWS DevOps
8 15 (10.27%) Cloud Engineer
8 15 (10.27%) Developer
9 14 (9.59%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 11 (7.53%) Data Architect
11 10 (6.85%) Big Data Engineer
11 10 (6.85%) Platform Engineer
12 9 (6.16%) Solutions Architect
13 8 (5.48%) AWS Solutions Architect
13 8 (5.48%) Big Data Architect
14 7 (4.79%) Cloud Architect
15 6 (4.11%) Consultant
15 6 (4.11%) Kubernetes Engineer
16 5 (3.42%) AWS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (43.15%) Kafka
2 18 (12.33%) Node.js
3 16 (10.96%) RESTful
4 13 (8.90%) Web Services
5 12 (8.22%) RabbitMQ
6 11 (7.53%) Spring
6 11 (7.53%) Spring Boot
7 7 (4.79%) AngularJS
7 7 (4.79%) HTML
7 7 (4.79%) Natural Language Processing
7 7 (4.79%) REST
8 5 (3.42%) Apache NiFi
8 5 (3.42%) HTML5
8 5 (3.42%) LEMP Stack
8 5 (3.42%) WireMock
9 4 (2.74%) CSS3
9 4 (2.74%) GraphQL
9 4 (2.74%) LESS
9 4 (2.74%) PySpark
9 4 (2.74%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.53%) User Experience
3 9 (6.16%) Data Structures
3 9 (6.16%) Public Cloud
4 6 (4.11%) Cloud Native
5 4 (2.74%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.68%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.68%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.68%) IVR
7 1 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.68%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 35 (23.97%) Linux
2 13 (8.90%) Windows
3 10 (6.85%) Unix
4 5 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (34.93%) DevOps
2 49 (33.56%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (19.18%) ETL
3 28 (19.18%) Microservices
4 27 (18.49%) Data Science
4 27 (18.49%) Scrum
5 26 (17.81%) Analytics
6 24 (16.44%) Data Engineering
7 22 (15.07%) OO
8 21 (14.38%) Machine Learning
9 18 (12.33%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (12.33%) Software Engineering
10 17 (11.64%) Data Modelling
11 15 (10.27%) Computer Science
12 14 (9.59%) TDD
13 13 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (8.90%) Data Ingestion
13 13 (8.90%) OOP
14 12 (8.22%) Data Analysis
14 12 (8.22%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 97 (66.44%) Python
2 47 (32.19%) Java
3 32 (21.92%) Scala
4 29 (19.86%) SQL
5 16 (10.96%) Bash Shell
5 16 (10.96%) Go
6 10 (6.85%) Kotlin
7 9 (6.16%) JavaScript
8 8 (5.48%) Perl
9 7 (4.79%) Ruby
10 5 (3.42%) Groovy
10 5 (3.42%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.74%) Java 8
12 2 (1.37%) C#
12 2 (1.37%) PHP
12 2 (1.37%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.37%) RPG
13 1 (0.68%) R
13 1 (0.68%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (11.64%) AWS Certification
2 5 (3.42%) Degree
3 2 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.05%) QA
2 2 (1.37%) GDPR
3 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 44 (30.14%) Docker
2 16 (10.96%) HDFS
3 6 (4.11%) Apache Flume
4 2 (1.37%) LXC
5 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 44 (30.14%) Kubernetes
2 24 (16.44%) Terraform
3 13 (8.90%) Ansible
4 12 (8.22%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (7.53%) Hadoop YARN
6 9 (6.16%) Puppet
7 2 (1.37%) linkerd
8 1 (0.68%) Control-M
8 1 (0.68%) Oozie
8 1 (0.68%) Packer
Vendors
1 21 (14.38%) Informatica
2 19 (13.01%) Tableau
3 12 (8.22%) IBM
4 10 (6.85%) IBM Sterling
4 10 (6.85%) SAP
5 9 (6.16%) Oracle
6 6 (4.11%) Talend
7 5 (3.42%) Mercator
8 3 (2.05%) Google
8 3 (2.05%) Splunk
8 3 (2.05%) Teradata
9 2 (1.37%) New Relic
10 1 (0.68%) Foundry
10 1 (0.68%) Palantir