Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 749 751 849
Rank change year-on-year +2 +98 +21
Contract jobs citing Amazon Kinesis 120 92 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.097% 0.028%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.65% 0.76% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 67 18
UK median daily rate £525 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £425 £417 £371
90th Percentile £675 £625 £636
UK excluding London median daily rate £593 £500 £380
% change year-on-year +18.50% +31.58% -5.00%
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 18,499 12,065 7,883
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.22% 12.66% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,814 8,351 5,450
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £300 £281 £275
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 169 122
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.55 £19.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.85% -7.08% -11.30%
10th Percentile £11.20 £11.20 £11.00
90th Percentile £51.10 £55.55 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.06 £19.50
% change year-on-year -0.35% -12.49% -2.53%

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 February 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 20 February 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 -15 120 £525 - 29
London +8 101 £525 - 19
UK excluding London -16 18 £593 +18.50% 13
East of England - 8 £610 - 2
South East -22 4 £523 +16.22% 3
North of England +26 3 £300 -14.29% 3
North West +4 3 £300 -14.29% 3
Midlands - 3 £625 -
West Midlands - 2 £625 -
East Midlands - 1 £625 -

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 119 (99.17%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (46.67%) Amazon Redshift
3 51 (42.50%) AWS Lambda
3 51 (42.50%) Serverless
4 49 (40.83%) Amazon S3
5 47 (39.17%) Analytics
6 45 (37.50%) Big Data
7 44 (36.67%) Python
8 42 (35.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 42 (35.00%) DevOps
9 40 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
10 39 (32.50%) Kafka
11 37 (30.83%) Apache Spark
11 37 (30.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 34 (28.33%) NoSQL
13 33 (27.50%) Amazon EMR
13 33 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
14 31 (25.83%) Linux
14 31 (25.83%) Hadoop
15 28 (23.33%) Web Services
15 28 (23.33%) Java
15 28 (23.33%) SQL
16 25 (20.83%) Amazon RDS
17 24 (20.00%) Jenkins
17 24 (20.00%) Data Analytics
17 24 (20.00%) Microservices
18 23 (19.17%) AWS CloudFormation
19 21 (17.50%) Elasticsearch
20 20 (16.67%) REST
21 19 (15.83%) 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 37 (30.83%) Apache Spark
2 21 (17.50%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (12.50%) Apache
4 7 (5.83%) Cloud Foundry
5 6 (5.00%) Apache Airflow
6 4 (3.33%) Confluence
7 3 (2.50%) Apache Pig
7 3 (2.50%) nginx
8 2 (1.67%) Jetty
8 2 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.83%) JBoss
9 1 (0.83%) Luigi
9 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 119 (99.17%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (42.50%) AWS Lambda
2 51 (42.50%) Serverless
3 49 (40.83%) Amazon S3
4 40 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
5 37 (30.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 33 (27.50%) Amazon EMR
7 23 (19.17%) AWS CloudFormation
8 17 (14.17%) Amazon SQS
9 15 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 14 (11.67%) Amazon ELB
11 12 (10.00%) AWS CloudTrail
12 11 (9.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 9 (7.50%) Google Cloud Platform
13 9 (7.50%) Heroku
14 7 (5.83%) Route 53
15 6 (5.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 6 (5.00%) CloudFront
15 6 (5.00%) GitHub
16 5 (4.17%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.17%) HTTP
2 3 (2.50%) Internet
2 3 (2.50%) SMS
3 1 (0.83%) DNS
3 1 (0.83%) SAN
3 1 (0.83%) SSL
3 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (46.67%) Amazon Redshift
2 45 (37.50%) Big Data
3 42 (35.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 34 (28.33%) NoSQL
5 31 (25.83%) Hadoop
6 25 (20.83%) Amazon RDS
7 18 (15.00%) Apache Hive
8 17 (14.17%) Redis
9 16 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (12.50%) Neo4j
11 13 (10.83%) HBase
12 12 (10.00%) Data Lake
13 11 (9.17%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (9.17%) Flink
14 10 (8.33%) Data Mining
15 9 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
16 8 (6.67%) Amazon QuickSight
16 8 (6.67%) BigQuery
16 8 (6.67%) Relational Database
17 6 (5.00%) Impala
Development Applications
1 24 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.67%) CircleCI
3 7 (5.83%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.83%) webpack
4 4 (3.33%) JIRA
5 3 (2.50%) Grunt
5 3 (2.50%) JUnit
5 3 (2.50%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.67%) Babel
6 2 (1.67%) Bower
6 2 (1.67%) Gradle
6 2 (1.67%) Maven
6 2 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (1.67%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.83%) Ant
7 1 (0.83%) Gatling
7 1 (0.83%) GoCD
7 1 (0.83%) gulp
7 1 (0.83%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.83%) Selenium
General
1 11 (9.17%) Banking
2 7 (5.83%) Finance
3 4 (3.33%) Games
3 4 (3.33%) Publishing
4 3 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.83%) Electronics
5 1 (0.83%) International Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (31.67%) Architect
2 34 (28.33%) Developer
3 24 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 22 (18.33%) Data Engineer
5 21 (17.50%) Solutions Architect
6 20 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
7 19 (15.83%) AWS Architect
8 15 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
8 15 (12.50%) Data Architect
9 12 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 9 (7.50%) AWS Solutions Architect
10 9 (7.50%) Big Data Architect
10 9 (7.50%) Big Data Engineer
10 9 (7.50%) Digital Architect
11 8 (6.67%) AWS Developer
11 8 (6.67%) Digital Solutions Architect
12 7 (5.83%) ETL Developer
12 7 (5.83%) Redshift Developer
12 7 (5.83%) Senior DevOps
12 7 (5.83%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (32.50%) Kafka
2 28 (23.33%) Web Services
3 20 (16.67%) REST
4 18 (15.00%) Node.js
5 12 (10.00%) RESTful
5 12 (10.00%) Sass
6 11 (9.17%) JSON
7 8 (6.67%) HTML
7 8 (6.67%) OAuth
7 8 (6.67%) OpenID
7 8 (6.67%) SAML
8 7 (5.83%) PySpark
9 6 (5.00%) CSS
9 6 (5.00%) HTML5
10 5 (4.17%) Handlebars
10 5 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (4.17%) Spring
11 4 (3.33%) AngularJS
11 4 (3.33%) Preactjs
11 4 (3.33%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.67%) User Experience
2 9 (7.50%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.33%) Cloud Native
6 3 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.50%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.50%) Social Media
7 2 (1.67%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.67%) Fintech
8 1 (0.83%) Clustering
8 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.83%) Linux
2 10 (8.33%) Unix
3 5 (4.17%) Android
3 5 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.83%) CentOS
4 1 (0.83%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (39.17%) Analytics
2 42 (35.00%) DevOps
3 33 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (20.00%) Data Analytics
4 24 (20.00%) Microservices
5 17 (14.17%) ETL
5 17 (14.17%) Machine Learning
6 16 (13.33%) Data Integration
6 16 (13.33%) Open Source
7 15 (12.50%) Data Science
7 15 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 15 (12.50%) Visualisation
8 13 (10.83%) Big Data Analytics
8 13 (10.83%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (9.17%) Data Security
9 11 (9.17%) SIEM
10 10 (8.33%) Data Engineering
10 10 (8.33%) Protective Monitoring
11 9 (7.50%) API Design
11 9 (7.50%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 44 (36.67%) Python
2 28 (23.33%) Java
2 28 (23.33%) SQL
3 17 (14.17%) JavaScript
4 16 (13.33%) Scala
5 13 (10.83%) Go
6 6 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 6 (5.00%) R
7 5 (4.17%) GraphQL
8 4 (3.33%) C#
8 4 (3.33%) Ruby
9 3 (2.50%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.67%) Apex Code
10 2 (1.67%) C++
10 2 (1.67%) ES6
10 2 (1.67%) ES7
11 1 (0.83%) Groovy
11 1 (0.83%) Haskell
11 1 (0.83%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.17%) Degree
2 5 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.83%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.83%) GDPR
System Software
1 19 (15.83%) Docker
2 9 (7.50%) Apache Flume
3 4 (3.33%) HDFS
4 2 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (15.00%) Ansible
2 15 (12.50%) Oozie
2 15 (12.50%) Terraform
3 14 (11.67%) Kubernetes
4 7 (5.83%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (4.17%) Puppet
6 3 (2.50%) Grafana
7 2 (1.67%) Consul
7 2 (1.67%) Graphite
7 2 (1.67%) Mesos
7 2 (1.67%) Packer
8 1 (0.83%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.83%) Kibana
Vendors
1 11 (9.17%) AlienVault
2 7 (5.83%) Splunk
3 4 (3.33%) Cloudera
4 3 (2.50%) Google
4 3 (2.50%) Oracle
4 3 (2.50%) SAP
5 2 (1.67%) Capita
5 2 (1.67%) Databricks
5 2 (1.67%) Hortonworks
5 2 (1.67%) MapR
5 2 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.67%) Tableau
6 1 (0.83%) Adobe
6 1 (0.83%) NetApp
6 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.83%) Talend
6 1 (0.83%) VMware
6 1 (0.83%) webMethods