Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Kindle in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Kindle over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Kindle
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 882
Contract jobs citing Kindle 0 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - - 0.010%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
UK median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
UK median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50

Kindle is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 34549 35124 37370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.61% 33.14% 32.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 22925 23050 23744
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £240
90th Percentile £650 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1012 1204 1476
UK median hourly rate £20.92 £20.92 £19.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.04% +8.82% +6.78%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £47.29
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.12 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -4.19% +10.53% +8.57%

Kindle
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Kindle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Kindle in the UK

Kindle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Kindle.

Contractor daily rate trend for Kindle in the UK

Kindle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kindle.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Kindle in the UK