Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 624 746 832
Rank change year-on-year +122 +86 -11
Contract jobs citing Amazon Kinesis 182 157 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.15% 0.066%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.74% 0.63% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 124 60
UK median daily rate £575 £550 £518
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +6.28% -1.43%
10th Percentile £475 £463 £411
90th Percentile £688 £657 £614
UK excluding London median daily rate £569 £519 £500
% change year-on-year +9.64% +3.75% +11.11%
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 24,459 24,878 17,346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 29.35% 23.94% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,640 17,210 12,036
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £288 £300 £275
90th Percentile £662 £644 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 428 334 232
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% +9.45%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.25 £11.03
90th Percentile £78.75 £62.06 £58.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +18.57% -2.78% +5.51%

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 16 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon Kinesis in the UK

Amazon Kinesis
Top 12 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 16 November 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 +116 179 £575 +4.55% 50
London +106 129 £575 +4.55% 34
UK excluding London +65 50 £569 +9.64% 21
South East +42 29 £588 +11.90% 3
North of England +40 9 £625 +17.65% 7
North West +27 8 £625 +17.65% 7
East of England +18 5 £475 -7.32% 3
Midlands +53 4 £531 -1.16% 1
East Midlands - 4 £531 -
Scotland - 2 £550 - 2
South West -5 1 £425 +13.33% 2
North East - 1 £438 -

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 172 (94.51%) AWS
2 111 (60.99%) Python
2 111 (60.99%) Serverless
3 106 (58.24%) AWS Lambda
4 87 (47.80%) DevOps
4 87 (47.80%) Kafka
5 79 (43.41%) Java
6 67 (36.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 66 (36.26%) Apache Spark
8 62 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (33.52%) Docker
10 59 (32.42%) Amazon S3
11 52 (28.57%) Scala
12 48 (26.37%) Amazon Redshift
13 44 (24.18%) Linux
13 44 (24.18%) Microservices
14 42 (23.08%) AWS CloudFormation
14 42 (23.08%) Git (software)
15 39 (21.43%) Big Data
16 38 (20.88%) Amazon Athena
17 36 (19.78%) Hadoop
18 35 (19.23%) Finance
18 35 (19.23%) Amazon EMR
19 33 (18.13%) Software Engineering
20 32 (17.58%) SQL
20 32 (17.58%) Machine Learning
21 31 (17.03%) NoSQL
21 31 (17.03%) Node.js
21 31 (17.03%) Scrum
21 31 (17.03%) 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 66 (36.26%) Apache Spark
2 15 (8.24%) Apache
3 13 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (5.49%) Jupyter
5 9 (4.95%) Apache Airflow
6 4 (2.20%) nginx
7 3 (1.65%) CMS
7 3 (1.65%) Confluence
8 2 (1.10%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (1.10%) GemFire
8 2 (1.10%) NServiceBus
8 2 (1.10%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.10%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.55%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.55%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (3.30%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.65%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 172 (94.51%) AWS
2 111 (60.99%) Serverless
3 106 (58.24%) AWS Lambda
4 59 (32.42%) Amazon S3
5 42 (23.08%) AWS CloudFormation
6 35 (19.23%) Amazon EMR
7 28 (15.38%) Amazon SQS
8 26 (14.29%) CloudFront
9 25 (13.74%) Amazon EC2
10 24 (13.19%) Azure
11 17 (9.34%) Amazon ECS
12 14 (7.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 14 (7.69%) GCP
13 13 (7.14%) GitHub
14 11 (6.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 11 (6.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 9 (4.95%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 8 (4.40%) Amazon SageMaker
16 8 (4.40%) Heroku
16 8 (4.40%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.30%) HTTP
1 6 (3.30%) Wireshark
2 2 (1.10%) DSL
2 2 (1.10%) VPN
3 1 (0.55%) DNS
3 1 (0.55%) Internet
3 1 (0.55%) MQTT
3 1 (0.55%) Network Security
3 1 (0.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (36.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 48 (26.37%) Amazon Redshift
3 39 (21.43%) Big Data
4 38 (20.88%) Amazon Athena
5 36 (19.78%) Hadoop
6 31 (17.03%) NoSQL
7 28 (15.38%) Apache Hive
8 20 (10.99%) MongoDB
9 19 (10.44%) Apache Cassandra
9 19 (10.44%) Redis
10 16 (8.79%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (8.24%) Neo4j
12 12 (6.59%) Amazon Aurora
12 12 (6.59%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (6.04%) Amazon RDS
14 10 (5.49%) Flink
14 10 (5.49%) Presto
15 9 (4.95%) Relational Database
16 8 (4.40%) Power BI
16 8 (4.40%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 42 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 25 (13.74%) Jenkins
3 10 (5.49%) CircleCI
4 6 (3.30%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.30%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (2.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (2.75%) GitLab
5 5 (2.75%) Vagrant
6 4 (2.20%) JIRA
6 4 (2.20%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (2.20%) webpack
7 3 (1.65%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.65%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.65%) Selenium
8 2 (1.10%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.10%) Liquibase
8 2 (1.10%) Protractor
9 1 (0.55%) Subversion
General
1 35 (19.23%) Finance
2 16 (8.79%) Banking
3 6 (3.30%) Retail
4 5 (2.75%) Publishing
5 4 (2.20%) Legal
6 3 (1.65%) Law
6 3 (1.65%) Music Industry
7 2 (1.10%) Advertising
7 2 (1.10%) Games
7 2 (1.10%) Marketing
7 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.55%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 51 (28.02%) Data Engineer
2 43 (23.63%) AWS Engineer
3 36 (19.78%) Developer
4 28 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 21 (11.54%) Architect
6 17 (9.34%) Java Developer
7 16 (8.79%) AWS Architect
7 16 (8.79%) AWS DevOps
7 16 (8.79%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 14 (7.69%) Big Data Engineer
8 14 (7.69%) Platform Engineer
9 13 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
10 10 (5.49%) Java Developer - Fintech
10 10 (5.49%) Python Engineer
10 10 (5.49%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (4.40%) AWS Developer
11 8 (4.40%) Software Engineer
12 6 (3.30%) AWS Solutions Architect
12 6 (3.30%) Lead Developer
12 6 (3.30%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (47.80%) Kafka
2 31 (17.03%) Node.js
3 28 (15.38%) RESTful
4 23 (12.64%) RabbitMQ
5 17 (9.34%) Spring Boot
6 15 (8.24%) Spring
6 15 (8.24%) Web Services
7 13 (7.14%) Akka
8 10 (5.49%) Finagle
8 10 (5.49%) REST
9 8 (4.40%) .NET
9 8 (4.40%) GraphQL
9 8 (4.40%) React Native
9 8 (4.40%) Swagger
10 7 (3.85%) Sass
11 6 (3.30%) JSON
11 6 (3.30%) Natural Language Processing
12 5 (2.75%) Pandas
12 5 (2.75%) Ruby on Rails
13 4 (2.20%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.95%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (4.40%) Algorithms
2 8 (4.40%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (4.40%) User Experience
3 7 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 6 (3.30%) Cloud Native
5 4 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.20%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.65%) Blog
6 3 (1.65%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.65%) Music Streaming
7 1 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.55%) IVR
7 1 (0.55%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.55%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.55%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 44 (24.18%) Linux
2 24 (13.19%) Windows
3 10 (5.49%) Unix
4 6 (3.30%) Ubuntu
5 4 (2.20%) Android
5 4 (2.20%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (47.80%) DevOps
2 62 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (24.18%) Microservices
4 33 (18.13%) Software Engineering
5 32 (17.58%) Machine Learning
6 31 (17.03%) Scrum
7 29 (15.93%) Computer Science
8 28 (15.38%) Data Engineering
9 23 (12.64%) Data Science
10 22 (12.09%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (12.09%) Fintech
10 22 (12.09%) TDD
11 20 (10.99%) ETL
11 20 (10.99%) OO
12 19 (10.44%) Data Analysis
13 17 (9.34%) Analytics
14 15 (8.24%) OOP
15 14 (7.69%) BDD
15 14 (7.69%) Migration
16 13 (7.14%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 111 (60.99%) Python
2 79 (43.41%) Java
3 52 (28.57%) Scala
4 32 (17.58%) SQL
5 27 (14.84%) JavaScript
6 18 (9.89%) Ruby
7 17 (9.34%) Go
8 14 (7.69%) Bash Shell
9 13 (7.14%) PHP
10 11 (6.04%) Java 8
11 10 (5.49%) Kotlin
12 9 (4.95%) R
13 6 (3.30%) PowerShell
14 4 (2.20%) Apple Swift
14 4 (2.20%) C#
15 3 (1.65%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.65%) TypeScript
16 2 (1.10%) Clojure
16 2 (1.10%) Groovy
17 1 (0.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (8.24%) AWS Certification
2 10 (5.49%) Degree
3 4 (2.20%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.55%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.75%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (33.52%) Docker
2 16 (8.79%) HDFS
3 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 31 (17.03%) Kubernetes
2 23 (12.64%) Terraform
3 16 (8.79%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (8.24%) Hadoop YARN
5 13 (7.14%) Ansible
5 13 (7.14%) linkerd
6 8 (4.40%) Puppet
7 7 (3.85%) Packer
8 4 (2.20%) Grafana
8 4 (2.20%) Graphite
8 4 (2.20%) Istio
Vendors
1 13 (7.14%) IBM
1 13 (7.14%) Informatica
2 12 (6.59%) IBM Sterling
2 12 (6.59%) Oracle
2 12 (6.59%) SAP
3 11 (6.04%) Tableau
4 10 (5.49%) Splunk
5 8 (4.40%) Cloudera
5 8 (4.40%) Microsoft
6 7 (3.85%) Foundry
6 7 (3.85%) Google
6 7 (3.85%) Hortonworks
6 7 (3.85%) Palantir
7 6 (3.30%) AppDynamics
7 6 (3.30%) Teradata
8 3 (1.65%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.10%) Mercator
9 2 (1.10%) Talend
10 1 (0.55%) Databricks