Period
to 20 July 2019

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 20 July 2019 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
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 591 749 818
Rank change year-on-year +158 +69 +54
Contract jobs citing Amazon Kinesis 256 158 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.15% 0.044%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.97% 0.70% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 118 37
UK median daily rate £575 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +7.69%
10th Percentile £456 £443 £403
90th Percentile £675 £675 £648
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £475 £488
% change year-on-year +15.79% -2.56% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 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 26,339 22,522 13,832
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.26% 21.62% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,073 15,414 9,481
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £310 £306 £275
90th Percentile £650 £638 £619
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 361 329 201
UK median hourly rate £22.34 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.55% - -
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.83 £10.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £59.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +25.71% - +10.11%

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 20 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon Kinesis in the UK

Amazon Kinesis
Top 13 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 20 July 2019. 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 +128 253 £575 +4.55% 50
London +125 180 £575 +2.22% 36
UK excluding London +37 73 £550 +15.79% 17
South East +45 44 £600 +33.33% 5
North of England +41 14 £525 +7.69% 5
North West +17 11 £494 +1.28% 4
East of England -9 7 £548 +15.26% 2
Midlands +23 4 £475 -24.00%
West Midlands +10 3 £400 -36.00%
Yorkshire - 3 £525 - 1
South West - 3 £450 - 2
East Midlands +19 1 £550 -12.00%
Scotland - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, 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.

1 252 (98.44%) Amazon AWS
2 167 (65.23%) Serverless
3 156 (60.94%) Python
4 153 (59.77%) AWS Lambda
5 137 (53.52%) Kafka
6 136 (53.13%) Java
7 127 (49.61%) Amazon S3
8 114 (44.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 112 (43.75%) DevOps
10 111 (43.36%) Agile Software Development
11 106 (41.41%) Apache Spark
12 89 (34.77%) Big Data
13 84 (32.81%) Amazon Redshift
14 82 (32.03%) Amazon EMR
15 81 (31.64%) Linux
16 72 (28.13%) Jenkins
17 70 (27.34%) Amazon Athena
18 68 (26.56%) Git (software)
19 64 (25.00%) Docker
20 63 (24.61%) SQL
21 61 (23.83%) Finance
22 60 (23.44%) Hadoop
23 58 (22.66%) Scala
23 58 (22.66%) Microservices
24 57 (22.27%) AWS CloudFormation
24 57 (22.27%) NoSQL
25 55 (21.48%) Terraform
26 51 (19.92%) Amazon EC2
27 50 (19.53%) Scrum
28 48 (18.75%) Kubernetes

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
1 106 (41.41%) Apache Spark
2 36 (14.06%) Apache Airflow
3 27 (10.55%) Elasticsearch
4 20 (7.81%) Apache
5 19 (7.42%) Luigi
6 7 (2.73%) nginx
7 6 (2.34%) Apache Pig
8 5 (1.95%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (1.95%) Jupyter
8 5 (1.95%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.17%) Confluence
9 3 (1.17%) GemFire
9 3 (1.17%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.39%) CMS
11 1 (0.39%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 252 (98.44%) Amazon AWS
2 167 (65.23%) Serverless
3 153 (59.77%) AWS Lambda
4 127 (49.61%) Amazon S3
5 82 (32.03%) Amazon EMR
6 57 (22.27%) AWS CloudFormation
7 51 (19.92%) Amazon EC2
8 44 (17.19%) Amazon ECS
9 40 (15.63%) CloudFront
10 33 (12.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 30 (11.72%) Amazon SQS
12 27 (10.55%) Google Cloud Platform
13 19 (7.42%) GitHub
13 19 (7.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 16 (6.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 15 (5.86%) PaaS
16 14 (5.47%) Microsoft Azure
17 12 (4.69%) OpenShift
18 11 (4.30%) Amazon ELB
18 11 (4.30%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.91%) MQTT
2 9 (3.52%) VPN
3 7 (2.73%) HTTP
3 7 (2.73%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.34%) Wireshark
5 4 (1.56%) DNS
5 4 (1.56%) DSL
5 4 (1.56%) Internet
6 1 (0.39%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (44.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 89 (34.77%) Big Data
3 84 (32.81%) Amazon Redshift
4 70 (27.34%) Amazon Athena
5 60 (23.44%) Hadoop
6 57 (22.27%) NoSQL
7 46 (17.97%) Amazon RDS
8 37 (14.45%) Data Warehouse
9 34 (13.28%) PostgreSQL
10 33 (12.89%) Redis
11 27 (10.55%) Apache Cassandra
12 26 (10.16%) MySQL
13 24 (9.38%) Data Lake
14 23 (8.98%) Apache Hive
15 21 (8.20%) Amazon Aurora
15 21 (8.20%) MongoDB
16 13 (5.08%) HBase
16 13 (5.08%) Relational Database
17 11 (4.30%) Azkaban
18 10 (3.91%) Amazon QuickSight
Development Applications
1 72 (28.13%) Jenkins
2 68 (26.56%) Git (software)
3 22 (8.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 19 (7.42%) CircleCI
4 19 (7.42%) GitLab
5 12 (4.69%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (2.73%) TeamCity
7 6 (2.34%) Visual Studio
7 6 (2.34%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (2.34%) webpack
8 5 (1.95%) JIRA
9 4 (1.56%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.56%) Protractor
9 4 (1.56%) Selenium
10 3 (1.17%) Liquibase
10 3 (1.17%) ProC
11 2 (0.78%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.78%) Travis CI
12 1 (0.39%) Gradle
12 1 (0.39%) Mercurial
General
1 61 (23.83%) Finance
2 16 (6.25%) Banking
3 14 (5.47%) Marketing
4 8 (3.13%) Advertising
4 8 (3.13%) Retail
5 5 (1.95%) Legal
6 4 (1.56%) Publishing
7 2 (0.78%) Games
7 2 (0.78%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.78%) Music Industry
7 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 82 (32.03%) AWS Engineer
2 74 (28.91%) Data Engineer
3 53 (20.70%) Developer
4 42 (16.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 30 (11.72%) AWS DevOps
6 27 (10.55%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 25 (9.77%) Architect
8 20 (7.81%) AWS Architect
8 20 (7.81%) AWS Developer
8 20 (7.81%) Cloud Engineer
9 19 (7.42%) Big Data Engineer
10 17 (6.64%) Java Developer
10 17 (6.64%) Platform Engineer
11 11 (4.30%) Java Developer - Fintech
11 11 (4.30%) Security Engineer
12 10 (3.91%) Cloud Developer
12 10 (3.91%) Senior Data Engineer
12 10 (3.91%) Software Engineer
12 10 (3.91%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (3.52%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (53.52%) Kafka
2 40 (15.63%) Node.js
3 29 (11.33%) Web Services
4 24 (9.38%) RabbitMQ
4 24 (9.38%) Spring Boot
5 19 (7.42%) Spark Streaming
6 18 (7.03%) RESTful
7 13 (5.08%) Spring
8 12 (4.69%) GraphQL
9 11 (4.30%) Finagle
9 11 (4.30%) Sass
10 10 (3.91%) AngularJS
10 10 (3.91%) Elastic Stack
10 10 (3.91%) Lambda Expressions
10 10 (3.91%) REST
11 9 (3.52%) .NET
11 9 (3.52%) Swagger
12 8 (3.13%) JSON
13 7 (2.73%) CSS
13 7 (2.73%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.03%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (6.64%) Linux Command Line
3 12 (4.69%) User Experience
4 11 (4.30%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.73%) Music Streaming
7 5 (1.95%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.95%) Cloud Native
8 4 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.56%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.17%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (0.78%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.39%) Social Network
11 1 (0.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 81 (31.64%) Linux
2 29 (11.33%) Windows
3 4 (1.56%) Android
3 4 (1.56%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.17%) CentOS
4 3 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.78%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (43.75%) DevOps
2 111 (43.36%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (22.66%) Microservices
4 50 (19.53%) Scrum
5 41 (16.02%) TDD
6 39 (15.23%) Analytics
7 32 (12.50%) Computer Science
8 27 (10.55%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (10.55%) OOP
9 26 (10.16%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (10.16%) Machine Learning
10 25 (9.77%) OO
10 25 (9.77%) Software Engineering
10 25 (9.77%) Test Automation
11 24 (9.38%) Data Engineering
12 23 (8.98%) Data Science
13 21 (8.20%) BDD
13 21 (8.20%) Fintech
14 20 (7.81%) Continuous Delivery
14 20 (7.81%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 156 (60.94%) Python
2 136 (53.13%) Java
3 63 (24.61%) SQL
4 58 (22.66%) Scala
5 35 (13.67%) JavaScript
6 27 (10.55%) Bash Shell
7 26 (10.16%) Ruby
8 17 (6.64%) Go
9 14 (5.47%) Java 8
10 11 (4.30%) PowerShell
11 9 (3.52%) ES6
11 9 (3.52%) Shell Script
12 8 (3.13%) C#
12 8 (3.13%) Perl
13 6 (2.34%) TypeScript
14 5 (1.95%) PHP
15 4 (1.56%) Apple Swift
15 4 (1.56%) Groovy
15 4 (1.56%) Kotlin
16 3 (1.17%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (9.77%) AWS Certification
2 8 (3.13%) Degree
3 4 (1.56%) Master's Degree
4 3 (1.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.78%) CISM
5 2 (0.78%) CISSP
5 2 (0.78%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.39%) GDPR
1 1 (0.39%) NCSC
1 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 64 (25.00%) Docker
2 22 (8.59%) Apache Flume
3 16 (6.25%) HDFS
4 2 (0.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 55 (21.48%) Terraform
2 48 (18.75%) Kubernetes
3 44 (17.19%) Ansible
4 35 (13.67%) Puppet
5 19 (7.42%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (4.69%) linkerd
7 11 (4.30%) Grafana
8 6 (2.34%) Graphite
9 5 (1.95%) Prometheus
10 4 (1.56%) Hadoop YARN
10 4 (1.56%) Oozie
10 4 (1.56%) Packer
11 3 (1.17%) logstash
12 2 (0.78%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (0.78%) Istio
12 2 (0.78%) Kibana
12 2 (0.78%) Nagios
12 2 (0.78%) Nessus
Vendors
1 29 (11.33%) Informatica
2 24 (9.38%) IBM
2 24 (9.38%) SAP
3 23 (8.98%) IBM Sterling
4 21 (8.20%) Splunk
5 15 (5.86%) Google
6 13 (5.08%) Oracle
7 11 (4.30%) Atlassian
8 7 (2.73%) New Relic
9 6 (2.34%) AppDynamics
10 5 (1.95%) Microsoft
10 5 (1.95%) Tableau
11 4 (1.56%) Teradata
12 3 (1.17%) MicroStrategy
12 3 (1.17%) Talend
13 2 (0.78%) Ab Initio
13 2 (0.78%) Cloudera
13 2 (0.78%) Qualys
14 1 (0.39%) Cognos
14 1 (0.39%) Red Hat