Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 800 828 -
Rank change year-on-year +28 - -
Contract jobs citing Apache Airflow 70 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.070% 0.015% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.43% 0.090% -
Number of daily rates quoted 48 13 0
UK median daily rate £475 £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 16,375 15,502 18,816
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.40% 17.03% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,841 10,032 12,272
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +4.43%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 364 465
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.32% +7.89%
10th Percentile £11.43 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.13 £52.50 £48.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.96 £20.50
% change year-on-year -7.70% -7.51% +17.14%

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 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Airflow in the UK

Apache Airflow
Top 5 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 20 June 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 +17 68 £475 -2.56% 6
London +8 60 £475 -2.56% 5
UK excluding London -17 10 £475 - 3
East of England - 8 £475 -
Scotland -41 2 £419 -14.10% 1

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 65 (92.86%) Python
2 47 (67.14%) SQL
3 41 (58.57%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (58.57%) Apache Spark
4 32 (45.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 32 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (40.00%) NoSQL
6 27 (38.57%) Analytics
6 27 (38.57%) Scala
6 27 (38.57%) Apache
7 26 (37.14%) Big Data
8 25 (35.71%) Google
9 24 (34.29%) Java
9 24 (34.29%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (31.43%) Oracle
10 22 (31.43%) BigQuery
10 22 (31.43%) Data Science
11 20 (28.57%) Amazon Redshift
11 20 (28.57%) GCP
12 19 (27.14%) ETL
13 18 (25.71%) Amazon EMR
14 16 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
15 15 (21.43%) Hadoop
15 15 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (20.00%) Workflow
16 14 (20.00%) Docker
17 13 (18.57%) OO
18 12 (17.14%) E-Commerce
18 12 (17.14%) MySQL
18 12 (17.14%) PostgreSQL

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 41 (58.57%) Apache Spark
2 27 (38.57%) Apache
3 11 (15.71%) Luigi
4 8 (11.43%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (4.29%) SAS
6 2 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.86%) nginx
7 1 (1.43%) Gunicorn
7 1 (1.43%) Jupyter
7 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (12.86%) SPSS
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 41 (58.57%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (45.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 18 (25.71%) Amazon EMR
4 11 (15.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (11.43%) Amazon Kinesis
7 3 (4.29%) Amazon S3
7 3 (4.29%) GitHub
8 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.43%) PaaS
8 1 (1.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) SSH
2 1 (1.43%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 26 (37.14%) Big Data
3 22 (31.43%) BigQuery
4 20 (28.57%) Amazon Redshift
5 16 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (21.43%) Hadoop
7 12 (17.14%) MySQL
7 12 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
8 10 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (14.29%) Power BI
9 9 (12.86%) Spark SQL
10 8 (11.43%) Amazon Athena
10 8 (11.43%) Oracle Database
10 8 (11.43%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (11.43%) Oracle Database 12c
11 7 (10.00%) Apache Hive
12 6 (8.57%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (8.57%) Oracle ODI
13 5 (7.14%) Bigtable
Development Applications
1 10 (14.29%) JIRA
2 9 (12.86%) Git (software)
3 8 (11.43%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (7.14%) ProC
5 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 8 (11.43%) Retail
1 8 (11.43%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.57%) Marketing
3 2 (2.86%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Games
4 1 (1.43%) Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (47.14%) Data Engineer
2 18 (25.71%) Developer
3 15 (21.43%) Python Developer
4 10 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
4 10 (14.29%) Big Data Engineer
4 10 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 9 (12.86%) Apache Spark Developer
6 8 (11.43%) Business Developer
6 8 (11.43%) Python Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Senior Data Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) E-Commerce Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Business Intelligence Specialist
10 3 (4.29%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 2 (2.86%) Product Analyst
11 2 (2.86%) Programmer
11 2 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
11 2 (2.86%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.86%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.71%) Kafka
2 10 (14.29%) Spark Streaming
3 8 (11.43%) MLlib
4 4 (5.71%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (4.29%) Django
5 3 (4.29%) Flask
5 3 (4.29%) Node.js
5 3 (4.29%) Pandas
6 2 (2.86%) Celery
6 2 (2.86%) NumPy
6 2 (2.86%) React
6 2 (2.86%) scikit-learn
6 2 (2.86%) SciPy
6 2 (2.86%) Web Services
7 1 (1.43%) Ajax
7 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.43%) LAMP
7 1 (1.43%) LDAP
7 1 (1.43%) Sass
7 1 (1.43%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Algorithms
1 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.86%) NHS
4 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.43%) Infotainment
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) Unix
2 3 (4.29%) Linux
3 2 (2.86%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.86%) Windows
3 2 (2.86%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.86%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.43%) MVS
4 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.57%) Analytics
3 24 (34.29%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (31.43%) Data Science
5 19 (27.14%) ETL
6 15 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (20.00%) Workflow
8 13 (18.57%) OO
9 12 (17.14%) E-Commerce
10 11 (15.71%) DevOps
10 11 (15.71%) Visualisation
11 10 (14.29%) Workflow Management
12 9 (12.86%) Actionable Insight
12 9 (12.86%) BDD
12 9 (12.86%) Customer Acquisition
12 9 (12.86%) Kanban
12 9 (12.86%) Pair Programming
12 9 (12.86%) Performance Metrics
12 9 (12.86%) Scrum
12 9 (12.86%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 65 (92.86%) Python
2 47 (67.14%) SQL
3 27 (38.57%) Scala
4 24 (34.29%) Java
5 10 (14.29%) C++
6 9 (12.86%) Shell Script
7 6 (8.57%) PL/SQL
8 5 (7.14%) C
8 5 (7.14%) Go
9 4 (5.71%) R
10 3 (4.29%) C#
11 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.86%) VBA
12 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) Master's Degree
3 3 (4.29%) PhD
4 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.43%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (28.57%) GCP
2 7 (10.00%) Data Quality
3 3 (4.29%) SLA
4 2 (2.86%) PMO
4 2 (2.86%) QA
5 1 (1.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (20.00%) Docker
2 2 (2.86%) HDFS
2 2 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (12.86%) Oozie
2 4 (5.71%) Ansible
2 4 (5.71%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.43%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.43%) Packer
3 1 (1.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (35.71%) Google
2 22 (31.43%) Oracle
3 7 (10.00%) Tableau
4 6 (8.57%) Talend
5 2 (2.86%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.86%) Snowplow
6 1 (1.43%) Optimizely
6 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.43%) SaltStack