Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 819 805 879
Rank change year-on-year -14 +74 -3
Contract jobs citing Amazon Kinesis 75 92 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.073% 0.089% 0.016%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.44% 0.74% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 61 11
UK median daily rate £500 £525 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +20.69% -8.42%
10th Percentile £412 £444 £350
90th Percentile £629 £625 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £388
% change year-on-year +5.26% +22.58% -
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 17223 12486 7540
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.67% 12.08% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11952 8601 5112
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £275 £275 £263
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 190 114
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -15.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.48 £10.50
90th Percentile £58.75 £56.76 £39.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.03 £22.50
% change year-on-year +5.70% -24.31% +28.57%

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 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon Kinesis in the UK

Amazon Kinesis
Top 7 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 12 December 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 -31 75 £500 -4.76% 19
London -12 63 £510 -2.86% 14
UK excluding London +9 12 £500 +5.26% 5
East of England - 8 £500 - 1
North of England +48 4 £300 - 1
North West +16 4 £300 - 1
South East -13 2 £500 +11.11%

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 73 (97.33%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (54.67%) Amazon Redshift
3 40 (53.33%) Amazon S3
4 32 (42.67%) Python
5 28 (37.33%) SQL
5 28 (37.33%) AWS Lambda
5 28 (37.33%) Serverless
6 27 (36.00%) Kafka
6 27 (36.00%) Analytics
7 26 (34.67%) Java
8 25 (33.33%) NoSQL
9 24 (32.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 24 (32.00%) Amazon EC2
10 23 (30.67%) Amazon EMR
10 23 (30.67%) Apache Spark
11 20 (26.67%) Web Services
12 19 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (25.33%) Amazon RDS
13 18 (24.00%) Jenkins
13 18 (24.00%) Hadoop
13 18 (24.00%) Linux
14 17 (22.67%) DevOps
14 17 (22.67%) Microservices
14 17 (22.67%) Big Data
15 16 (21.33%) ETL
16 15 (20.00%) Neo4j
16 15 (20.00%) Data Analytics
16 15 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 15 (20.00%) Ansible
16 15 (20.00%) Docker

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 23 (30.67%) Apache Spark
2 8 (10.67%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (9.33%) Apache Airflow
4 6 (8.00%) Apache
5 5 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (4.00%) nginx
7 2 (2.67%) Jetty
7 2 (2.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.33%) Apache Qpid
8 1 (1.33%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.33%) Lightstreamer
8 1 (1.33%) Luigi
8 1 (1.33%) WebORB
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) HipChat
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 73 (97.33%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (53.33%) Amazon S3
3 28 (37.33%) AWS Lambda
3 28 (37.33%) Serverless
4 24 (32.00%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (30.67%) Amazon EMR
6 15 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 14 (18.67%) Amazon SQS
8 11 (14.67%) Amazon ELB
8 11 (14.67%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (12.00%) AWS CloudFormation
9 9 (12.00%) Heroku
10 6 (8.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 6 (8.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 6 (8.00%) CloudFront
10 6 (8.00%) PaaS
10 6 (8.00%) Route 53
11 4 (5.33%) AWS Data Pipeline
11 4 (5.33%) IaaS
11 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) Internet
2 2 (2.67%) DNS
2 2 (2.67%) Firewall
2 2 (2.67%) HTTP
3 1 (1.33%) SAN
3 1 (1.33%) SMS
3 1 (1.33%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (1.33%) SSL
3 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (54.67%) Amazon Redshift
2 25 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 24 (32.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 19 (25.33%) Amazon RDS
5 18 (24.00%) Hadoop
6 17 (22.67%) Big Data
7 15 (20.00%) Neo4j
8 14 (18.67%) HBase
9 13 (17.33%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (16.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (13.33%) MongoDB
12 9 (12.00%) Apache Hive
12 9 (12.00%) Redis
13 8 (10.67%) BigQuery
13 8 (10.67%) Relational Database
14 7 (9.33%) Amazon QuickSight
15 6 (8.00%) Impala
16 5 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 4 (5.33%) Flink
17 4 (5.33%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 18 (24.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (9.33%) webpack
3 5 (6.67%) CircleCI
4 3 (4.00%) Maven
5 2 (2.67%) Babel
5 2 (2.67%) Bower
5 2 (2.67%) GoCD
5 2 (2.67%) Gradle
5 2 (2.67%) Grunt
5 2 (2.67%) JUnit
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (2.67%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.33%) Hudson
6 1 (1.33%) JIRA
6 1 (1.33%) Mocha
6 1 (1.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.33%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (4.00%) Games
1 3 (4.00%) Publishing
2 2 (2.67%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.33%) Advertising
3 1 (1.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (38.67%) Developer
2 19 (25.33%) Architect
3 13 (17.33%) Data Engineer
4 11 (14.67%) Data Architect
5 10 (13.33%) AWS Engineer
5 10 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (9.33%) AWS Developer
7 7 (9.33%) ETL Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Redshift Developer
7 7 (9.33%) SQL Developer
8 6 (8.00%) AWS DevOps
8 6 (8.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) Big Data Architect
8 6 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (8.00%) Java Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Big Data Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) Big Data Solutions Architect
10 4 (5.33%) AWS Architect
10 4 (5.33%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (36.00%) Kafka
2 20 (26.67%) Web Services
3 13 (17.33%) Node.js
4 9 (12.00%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (12.00%) REST
4 9 (12.00%) Sass
5 7 (9.33%) HTML
5 7 (9.33%) RESTful
6 6 (8.00%) .NET
7 5 (6.67%) CSS
7 5 (6.67%) Dropwizard
7 5 (6.67%) OAuth
7 5 (6.67%) OpenID
7 5 (6.67%) PySpark
7 5 (6.67%) SAML
8 4 (5.33%) Apache Avro
8 4 (5.33%) JSON
8 4 (5.33%) Spring
8 4 (5.33%) Velocity
9 3 (4.00%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) User Experience
2 5 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.33%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.00%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.67%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.33%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.33%) Digital Currency
6 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.33%) Social Media
6 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.00%) Linux
2 5 (6.67%) Unix
3 4 (5.33%) Android
3 4 (5.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.33%) CentOS
4 1 (1.33%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (1.33%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.00%) Analytics
2 19 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (22.67%) DevOps
3 17 (22.67%) Microservices
4 16 (21.33%) ETL
5 15 (20.00%) Data Analytics
6 14 (18.67%) Machine Learning
7 9 (12.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 9 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (12.00%) Data Integration
7 9 (12.00%) TDD
8 8 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (10.67%) SOA
9 7 (9.33%) Change Data Capture
9 7 (9.33%) Migration
9 7 (9.33%) Software Engineering
10 6 (8.00%) B2B
10 6 (8.00%) Data Transformation
10 6 (8.00%) Information Security
10 6 (8.00%) Parallel Processing
Programming Languages
1 32 (42.67%) Python
2 28 (37.33%) SQL
3 26 (34.67%) Java
4 13 (17.33%) Go
5 12 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 10 (13.33%) Scala
7 6 (8.00%) C#
8 5 (6.67%) ES6
8 5 (6.67%) R
9 4 (5.33%) Ruby
10 3 (4.00%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.67%) Apex Code
11 2 (2.67%) Clojure
11 2 (2.67%) GraphQL
11 2 (2.67%) Groovy
11 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.33%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.33%) C++
12 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.33%) Rust
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 15 (20.00%) Docker
2 4 (5.33%) Apache Flume
2 4 (5.33%) HDFS
3 2 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (20.00%) Ansible
2 11 (14.67%) Kubernetes
2 11 (14.67%) Terraform
3 9 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (10.67%) Oozie
4 8 (10.67%) Puppet
5 2 (2.67%) Grafana
5 2 (2.67%) Mesos
6 1 (1.33%) Graphite
Vendors
1 4 (5.33%) Cloudera
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle
1 4 (5.33%) Splunk
2 3 (4.00%) Hortonworks
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.00%) SaltStack
3 2 (2.67%) Databricks
3 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.67%) SAP
3 2 (2.67%) Tableau
4 1 (1.33%) Capita
4 1 (1.33%) Facebook
4 1 (1.33%) Google
4 1 (1.33%) MapR
4 1 (1.33%) NetApp
4 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.33%) VMware