Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Apache Airflow skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apache Airflow over the 6 months to 18 November 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 Airflow
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 830 864 -
Rank change year-on-year +34 - -
Contract jobs citing Apache Airflow 59 31 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.030% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.34% 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 50 26 0
UK median daily rate £563 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £513 -
% change year-on-year -2.44% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
UK median hourly rate - £19.30 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.30 -

Apache Airflow is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 17,245 17,023 19,597
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.84% 16.67% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,202 11,179 12,724
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £625 £606 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 395 431 489
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.00 £12.23
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.83 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £20.73
% change year-on-year +10.00% -3.52% +8.05%

Apache Airflow
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache Airflow in the UK

Apache Airflow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Airflow in the UK

Apache Airflow
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Airflow over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Airflow in the UK

Apache Airflow
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 Apache Airflow within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 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 +35 55 £575 +17.95% 14
London +43 49 £575 +17.95% 11
UK excluding London -29 10 £500 -2.44% 3
Scotland -10 4 £350 -
East of England - 3 £575 -
Midlands - 3 £500 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £500 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Apache Airflow 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 Apache Airflow.

1 57 (96.61%) Python
2 35 (59.32%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (50.85%) Apache Spark
4 23 (38.98%) SQL
5 22 (37.29%) Big Data
6 21 (35.59%) Google
7 20 (33.90%) Analytics
7 20 (33.90%) Amazon Redshift
7 20 (33.90%) Scala
7 20 (33.90%) Google Cloud Platform
8 19 (32.20%) Data Science
8 19 (32.20%) BDD
8 19 (32.20%) TDD
9 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (28.81%) NoSQL
9 17 (28.81%) DevOps
10 16 (27.12%) Apache
11 15 (25.42%) Docker
11 15 (25.42%) BigQuery
12 14 (23.73%) Workflow
13 13 (22.03%) Java
13 13 (22.03%) Luigi
14 12 (20.34%) Problem-Solving
14 12 (20.34%) Machine Learning
15 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (18.64%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (16.95%) ETL
16 10 (16.95%) Hadoop
17 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Azure
17 9 (15.25%) Computer Science

Apache Airflow
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 30 (50.85%) Apache Spark
2 16 (27.12%) Apache
3 13 (22.03%) Luigi
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (3.39%) Jupyter
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.69%) Gunicorn
6 1 (1.69%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 35 (59.32%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (33.90%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (10.17%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (10.17%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (5.08%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (5.08%) Amazon S3
6 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.69%) AWS Data Pipeline
7 1 (1.69%) GitHub
7 1 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Firewall
2 1 (1.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.29%) Big Data
2 20 (33.90%) Amazon Redshift
3 17 (28.81%) NoSQL
4 15 (25.42%) BigQuery
5 10 (16.95%) Hadoop
6 7 (11.86%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (6.78%) Amazon Athena
8 4 (6.78%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (6.78%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (6.78%) Apache Hive
8 4 (6.78%) MySQL
9 3 (5.08%) Azkaban
9 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
10 2 (3.39%) Data Lake
11 1 (1.69%) HDInsight
11 1 (1.69%) Impala
11 1 (1.69%) Looker
11 1 (1.69%) Power BI
11 1 (1.69%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.08%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (8.47%) Retail
2 3 (5.08%) Legal
3 2 (3.39%) Advertising
3 2 (3.39%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Games
3 2 (3.39%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (44.07%) Data Engineer
2 16 (27.12%) Python Engineer
3 11 (18.64%) Developer
3 11 (18.64%) Senior Data Engineer
4 10 (16.95%) Python Developer
5 8 (13.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Senior Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Senior Python Developer
7 5 (8.47%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Big Data Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Python Software Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Architect
10 2 (3.39%) Data Scientist
10 2 (3.39%) Machine Learning Scientist
11 1 (1.69%) ETL Analyst
11 1 (1.69%) Hadoop Engineer
11 1 (1.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) Django
1 5 (8.47%) Kafka
2 4 (6.78%) Flask
2 4 (6.78%) PySpark
3 3 (5.08%) Celery
3 3 (5.08%) MLlib
3 3 (5.08%) Pandas
4 2 (3.39%) GraphQL
4 2 (3.39%) NumPy
4 2 (3.39%) React
4 2 (3.39%) Sass
4 2 (3.39%) scikit-learn
5 1 (1.69%) Flash
5 1 (1.69%) Matplotlib
5 1 (1.69%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.69%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.69%) SciPy
5 1 (1.69%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.17%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.08%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.39%) Fintech
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.56%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) Analytics
2 19 (32.20%) BDD
2 19 (32.20%) Data Science
2 19 (32.20%) TDD
3 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (28.81%) DevOps
4 14 (23.73%) Workflow
5 12 (20.34%) Machine Learning
5 12 (20.34%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (18.64%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (16.95%) ETL
8 9 (15.25%) Data-Driven Testing
9 8 (13.56%) Workflow Management
10 7 (11.86%) E-Commerce
10 7 (11.86%) Software Engineering
11 6 (10.17%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (10.17%) Data Engineering
11 6 (10.17%) OO
12 5 (8.47%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 57 (96.61%) Python
2 23 (38.98%) SQL
3 20 (33.90%) Scala
4 13 (22.03%) Java
5 6 (10.17%) C++
6 4 (6.78%) Ruby
7 2 (3.39%) C
7 2 (3.39%) C#
8 1 (1.69%) HiveQL
8 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.69%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.39%) Master's Degree
3 2 (3.39%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 15 (25.42%) Docker
2 2 (3.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) Terraform
2 7 (11.86%) Ansible
3 6 (10.17%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.69%) Packer
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) Google
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle
2 3 (5.08%) Tableau
3 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com