Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Kafka skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Kafka over the 6 months to 10 December 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.

Apache Kafka
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 74 85
Rank change year-on-year -13 +11 -
Contract jobs citing Kafka 31 26 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.81% 2.07% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.34% 5.79% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 2
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £388 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -8.28% -
10th Percentile £320 £319 £381
90th Percentile £535 £600 £450
Scotland median daily rate £395 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -1.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Kafka is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 581 449 354
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 33.86% 35.75% 31.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 285 180
Glasgow median daily rate £413 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.55% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £322 £300 £270
90th Percentile £550 £504 £475
Scotland median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £19.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.87% +37.46% -74.55%
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +45.83% -46.67% +11.44%

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Kafka as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in Glasgow

Kafka
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kafka in Glasgow

Kafka
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kafka in Glasgow over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kafka in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Kafka 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 across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 26 (83.87%) Java
2 18 (58.06%) Software Engineering
3 17 (54.84%) Hadoop
4 16 (51.61%) Spring
5 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (48.39%) Degree
6 14 (45.16%) Java 8
7 12 (38.71%) Computer Science Degree
7 12 (38.71%) Computer Science
7 12 (38.71%) NoSQL
8 11 (35.48%) Apache Spark
8 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
9 10 (32.26%) Python
9 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
9 10 (32.26%) Analytics
9 10 (32.26%) Akka
9 10 (32.26%) Impala
9 10 (32.26%) Scala
10 9 (29.03%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (29.03%) Puppet
10 9 (29.03%) MapReduce
10 9 (29.03%) Test Automation
10 9 (29.03%) Ansible
10 9 (29.03%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (29.03%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (29.03%) Scrum
10 9 (29.03%) TDD
10 9 (29.03%) Games
11 7 (22.58%) Docker
11 7 (22.58%) HTML

Kafka
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 11 (35.48%) Apache Spark
2 6 (19.35%) JBoss
2 6 (19.35%) Jetty
2 6 (19.35%) Tomcat
2 6 (19.35%) WebLogic
2 6 (19.35%) WebSphere
3 3 (9.68%) Apache Qpid
4 1 (3.23%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) AMQP
2 3 (9.68%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) Hadoop
2 12 (38.71%) NoSQL
3 10 (32.26%) Impala
4 6 (19.35%) Couchbase
4 6 (19.35%) MongoDB
4 6 (19.35%) Redis
4 6 (19.35%) Riak
5 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.45%) Big Data
7 1 (3.23%) Azkaban
7 1 (3.23%) DB2
7 1 (3.23%) HDInsight
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (3.23%) Power BI
7 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Cucumber
1 6 (19.35%) FitNesse
1 6 (19.35%) Maven
1 6 (19.35%) Selenium
1 6 (19.35%) Vagrant
2 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (29.03%) Games
2 7 (22.58%) Banking
2 7 (22.58%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) Java Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Scala Software Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Scala Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Data Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Java Scala Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Scala Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) Spring
2 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
3 10 (32.26%) Akka
4 9 (29.03%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (22.58%) HTML
6 6 (19.35%) HTML5
6 6 (19.35%) J2EE
6 6 (19.35%) JMS
6 6 (19.35%) JPA
6 6 (19.35%) TIBCO EMS
6 6 (19.35%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (12.90%) RESTful
8 3 (9.68%) REST
8 3 (9.68%) SOAP
8 3 (9.68%) Spring Boot
9 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.23%) JSON
9 1 (3.23%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Software Engineering
2 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (38.71%) Computer Science
4 10 (32.26%) Analytics
5 9 (29.03%) MapReduce
5 9 (29.03%) Scrum
5 9 (29.03%) TDD
5 9 (29.03%) Test Automation
6 6 (19.35%) BDD
6 6 (19.35%) Concurrent Programming
6 6 (19.35%) Deployment Automation
6 6 (19.35%) DSDM
6 6 (19.35%) Integration Testing
6 6 (19.35%) Kanban
6 6 (19.35%) Multithreading
6 6 (19.35%) RUP
6 6 (19.35%) System Testing
6 6 (19.35%) UML
7 4 (12.90%) OO
7 4 (12.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) Java
2 14 (45.16%) Java 8
3 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 10 (32.26%) Python
3 10 (32.26%) Scala
4 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
4 6 (19.35%) Ruby
5 3 (9.68%) Kotlin
5 3 (9.68%) Perl
6 1 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) C++
6 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) Degree
2 12 (38.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (9.68%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) QA
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) Ansible
1 9 (29.03%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (29.03%) Puppet
2 6 (19.35%) Cobbler
3 3 (9.68%) Nagios
4 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) IBM
1 6 (19.35%) Informatica
1 6 (19.35%) TIBCO
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Tableau