Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 746 818 838
Rank change year-on-year +72 +20 +58
Contract jobs citing Amazon Kinesis 156 49 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.050% 0.052%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.70% 0.33% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 43 38
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +7.69% +14.71%
10th Percentile £462 £407 £400
90th Percentile £639 £633 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £413
% change year-on-year - +21.21% -2.94%
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 22,363 14,761 11,536
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.75% 15.02% 10.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,368 10,127 8,008
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £305 £275 £275
90th Percentile £648 £625 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 327 221 180
UK median hourly rate £17.75 £20.00 £18.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.25% +9.45% -20.55%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.64
90th Percentile £63.37 £63.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.98 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.80% +11.65% -29.17%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +85 156 £550 +4.76% 36
London +46 97 £556 +5.95% 26
UK excluding London +24 57 £500 - 10
East of England +15 26 £488 -2.50% 1
South East -4 25 £500 - 5
North of England -12 4 £531 +18.06% 2
North West -19 4 £531 +1.19% 1
Midlands - 2 £538 - 2
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 £538 - 1

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 156 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (53.21%) Java
3 74 (47.44%) Python
3 74 (47.44%) Amazon Redshift
4 69 (44.23%) AWS Lambda
4 69 (44.23%) Serverless
5 68 (43.59%) Big Data
6 64 (41.03%) Amazon S3
7 60 (38.46%) Apache Spark
8 57 (36.54%) DevOps
8 57 (36.54%) Amazon EMR
9 55 (35.26%) Hadoop
10 54 (34.62%) Amazon EC2
11 48 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
12 47 (30.13%) Kafka
13 45 (28.85%) Scala
14 44 (28.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 36 (23.08%) Finance
16 35 (22.44%) NoSQL
16 35 (22.44%) Amazon Athena
17 34 (21.79%) Data Science
18 33 (21.15%) Amazon RDS
18 33 (21.15%) Software Engineering
18 33 (21.15%) SQL
19 31 (19.87%) OO
20 30 (19.23%) ETL
21 29 (18.59%) Node.js
22 28 (17.95%) Analytics
22 28 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
23 27 (17.31%) Linux

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 60 (38.46%) Apache Spark
2 27 (17.31%) Apache
2 27 (17.31%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (8.33%) Confluence
4 9 (5.77%) Tomcat
5 8 (5.13%) Apache Airflow
5 8 (5.13%) Luigi
5 8 (5.13%) Oracle Workflow
5 8 (5.13%) SAS
6 7 (4.49%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.92%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.64%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.64%) CMS
8 1 (0.64%) Facebook Platform
8 1 (0.64%) JBoss
8 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 156 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (44.23%) AWS Lambda
2 69 (44.23%) Serverless
3 64 (41.03%) Amazon S3
4 57 (36.54%) Amazon EMR
5 54 (34.62%) Amazon EC2
6 21 (13.46%) AWS CloudFormation
7 14 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (8.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 11 (7.05%) GitHub
9 9 (5.77%) Amazon ELB
9 9 (5.77%) Heroku
10 8 (5.13%) AWS CodePipeline
10 8 (5.13%) Fastly
11 7 (4.49%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (3.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (2.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 2 (1.28%) AWS OpsWorks
14 2 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
14 2 (1.28%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.77%) DNS
2 3 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (47.44%) Amazon Redshift
2 68 (43.59%) Big Data
3 55 (35.26%) Hadoop
4 44 (28.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 35 (22.44%) Amazon Athena
5 35 (22.44%) NoSQL
6 33 (21.15%) Amazon RDS
7 28 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
8 26 (16.67%) Redis
9 24 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
10 21 (13.46%) Apache Cassandra
11 20 (12.82%) MySQL
12 19 (12.18%) Data Lake
13 15 (9.62%) Apache Hive
14 12 (7.69%) Amazon Aurora
14 12 (7.69%) Impala
15 9 (5.77%) Relational Database
16 8 (5.13%) Amazon QuickSight
16 8 (5.13%) Flink
16 8 (5.13%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 21 (13.46%) Jenkins
2 15 (9.62%) Git (software)
3 13 (8.33%) JIRA
4 10 (6.41%) Mercurial
5 9 (5.77%) CircleCI
6 8 (5.13%) webpack
7 3 (1.92%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.28%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.64%) git-flow
9 1 (0.64%) GitLab
9 1 (0.64%) Hudson
9 1 (0.64%) Maven
9 1 (0.64%) Subversion
9 1 (0.64%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.64%) Xcode
General
1 36 (23.08%) Finance
2 17 (10.90%) Banking
3 3 (1.92%) Advertising
3 3 (1.92%) Retail
4 1 (0.64%) Back Office
4 1 (0.64%) Billing
4 1 (0.64%) Marketing
4 1 (0.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 62 (39.74%) Data Engineer
2 44 (28.21%) Developer
3 42 (26.92%) AWS Engineer
4 23 (14.74%) Big Data Engineer
5 20 (12.82%) Architect
6 17 (10.90%) DevOps Engineer
7 15 (9.62%) Data Architect
8 13 (8.33%) Java Developer
9 12 (7.69%) AWS Architect
10 11 (7.05%) Big Data Architect
11 10 (6.41%) Java Developer - Fintech
11 10 (6.41%) React Developer
11 10 (6.41%) Senior Developer
12 8 (5.13%) Cloud Engineer
12 8 (5.13%) Python Engineer
13 7 (4.49%) Senior Cloud Engineer
14 6 (3.85%) Senior Data Engineer
14 6 (3.85%) Software Engineer
15 5 (3.21%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 5 (3.21%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (30.13%) Kafka
2 29 (18.59%) Node.js
3 24 (15.38%) Web Services
4 18 (11.54%) RabbitMQ
4 18 (11.54%) Sass
5 16 (10.26%) REST
6 14 (8.97%) Spring
6 14 (8.97%) Spring Boot
7 13 (8.33%) .NET
8 12 (7.69%) AngularJS
9 11 (7.05%) CSS
9 11 (7.05%) CSS3
9 11 (7.05%) HTML
9 11 (7.05%) HTML5
10 10 (6.41%) LESS
11 9 (5.77%) Lambda Expressions
11 9 (5.77%) MLlib
12 8 (5.13%) ActiveMQ
12 8 (5.13%) GraphQL
12 8 (5.13%) VCL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.74%) Fintech
2 12 (7.69%) User Experience
3 6 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.92%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.92%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.28%) NHS
8 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.64%) Media Streaming
8 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.64%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.64%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.64%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 27 (17.31%) Linux
2 7 (4.49%) Unix
3 3 (1.92%) Android
3 3 (1.92%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (36.54%) DevOps
2 48 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (21.79%) Data Science
4 33 (21.15%) Software Engineering
5 31 (19.87%) OO
6 30 (19.23%) ETL
7 28 (17.95%) Analytics
8 19 (12.18%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (10.90%) Microservices
9 17 (10.90%) TDD
10 16 (10.26%) Pair Programming
11 15 (9.62%) BDD
12 14 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (8.97%) OOP
12 14 (8.97%) Scrum
13 13 (8.33%) Functional Programming
13 13 (8.33%) Unit Testing
14 12 (7.69%) E-Commerce
14 12 (7.69%) Open Source
15 11 (7.05%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 83 (53.21%) Java
2 74 (47.44%) Python
3 45 (28.85%) Scala
4 33 (21.15%) SQL
5 23 (14.74%) JavaScript
6 21 (13.46%) C++
7 11 (7.05%) Java 8
8 5 (3.21%) Ruby
9 4 (2.56%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.92%) C#
10 3 (1.92%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.28%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.28%) R
12 1 (0.64%) AWK
12 1 (0.64%) C
12 1 (0.64%) ES6
12 1 (0.64%) Go
12 1 (0.64%) Groovy
12 1 (0.64%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.62%) QA
2 8 (5.13%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.92%) GDPR
4 1 (0.64%) PMO
4 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (10.26%) Apache Flume
1 16 (10.26%) Docker
2 8 (5.13%) HDFS
3 2 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 24 (15.38%) Terraform
2 14 (8.97%) Oozie
3 13 (8.33%) Ansible
4 10 (6.41%) linkerd
4 10 (6.41%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (5.13%) Puppet
5 8 (5.13%) Single Sign-On
6 7 (4.49%) Grafana
6 7 (4.49%) Graphite
7 6 (3.85%) Packer
8 4 (2.56%) Consul
9 2 (1.28%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.64%) Istio
Vendors
1 23 (14.74%) Oracle
2 9 (5.77%) Talend
3 8 (5.13%) SAP
3 8 (5.13%) Solace
3 8 (5.13%) Tableau
4 6 (3.85%) Cloudera
4 6 (3.85%) Hortonworks
4 6 (3.85%) Splunk
5 5 (3.21%) Google
6 3 (1.92%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.64%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.64%) Apple
7 1 (0.64%) Brightcove
7 1 (0.64%) Facebook
7 1 (0.64%) Informatica
7 1 (0.64%) MapR
7 1 (0.64%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.64%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.64%) Teradata