Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 831 845 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 - -
Contract jobs citing Apache Airflow 40 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.005% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.24% 0.029% -
Number of daily rates quoted 24 4 0
UK median daily rate £488 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 - -
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 16,482 17,104 18,524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.25% 17.82% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,015 11,039 11,759
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.95%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £398
% change year-on-year - +0.63% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 368 510
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.11 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -4.71% - +8.57%

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 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Airflow in the UK

Apache Airflow
Top 6 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 23 February 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 +11 37 £488 -2.50% 10
London -18 28 £488 -2.50% 10
UK excluding London - 12 £488 - 1
South East - 7 £625 -
Scotland - 3 £500 - 1
South West - 2 £413 -

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 39 (97.50%) Python
2 17 (42.50%) Analytics
2 17 (42.50%) Apache Spark
3 16 (40.00%) Big Data
3 16 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 15 (37.50%) Hadoop
4 15 (37.50%) Apache
4 15 (37.50%) SQL
5 14 (35.00%) ETL
5 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (32.50%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (32.50%) Linux
6 13 (32.50%) OO
7 12 (30.00%) Java
7 12 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (30.00%) Google Cloud Platform
8 11 (27.50%) BigQuery
8 11 (27.50%) NoSQL
9 10 (25.00%) Data Integration
9 10 (25.00%) OOP
9 10 (25.00%) PhD
9 10 (25.00%) Oozie
9 10 (25.00%) Data Science
10 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (20.00%) Data Quality
11 8 (20.00%) Google
11 8 (20.00%) Perl
11 8 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
12 7 (17.50%) Luigi
12 7 (17.50%) MySQL

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 17 (42.50%) Apache Spark
2 15 (37.50%) Apache
3 7 (17.50%) Luigi
4 4 (10.00%) SAS
5 1 (2.50%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Pipeline Pilot
2 5 (12.50%) SPSS
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (17.50%) Amazon S3
4 5 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (12.50%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (5.00%) GitHub
7 1 (2.50%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) DMZ
1 2 (5.00%) Firewall
1 2 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (5.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (40.00%) Big Data
2 15 (37.50%) Hadoop
3 13 (32.50%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (27.50%) BigQuery
4 11 (27.50%) NoSQL
5 8 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 7 (17.50%) MySQL
7 6 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (15.00%) Apache Hive
7 6 (15.00%) Data Mining
7 6 (15.00%) KNIME
8 5 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (12.50%) Bigtable
8 5 (12.50%) HBase
9 4 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (10.00%) Power BI
9 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
9 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (7.50%) Impala
11 2 (5.00%) Azkaban
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.00%) Subversion
3 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.00%) JIRA
4 1 (2.50%) ProC
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
1 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (7.50%) Electronics
3 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.50%) Marketing
4 2 (5.00%) Games
5 1 (2.50%) Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Data Engineer
2 12 (30.00%) Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Python Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Data Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Apache Spark Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) IT Security Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Programmer
6 2 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Tableau Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Product Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Redshift Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Redshift Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) JSON
1 6 (15.00%) RESTful
1 6 (15.00%) XML
2 5 (12.50%) Kafka
3 4 (10.00%) Velocity
4 3 (7.50%) PySpark
5 2 (5.00%) Node.js
5 2 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (5.00%) React
6 1 (2.50%) Django
6 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (15.00%) Life Science
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) Unix
3 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Analytics
2 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) ETL
3 13 (32.50%) OO
4 12 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (25.00%) Data Integration
5 10 (25.00%) Data Science
5 10 (25.00%) OOP
6 7 (17.50%) B2B
6 7 (17.50%) Data Architecture
7 6 (15.00%) Bioinformatics
7 6 (15.00%) Chemistry
7 6 (15.00%) Data Modelling
7 6 (15.00%) Integration Testing
7 6 (15.00%) Visualisation
7 6 (15.00%) Workflow
8 5 (12.50%) Machine Learning
8 5 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
9 4 (10.00%) Change Data Capture
9 4 (10.00%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 39 (97.50%) Python
2 15 (37.50%) SQL
3 12 (30.00%) Java
4 8 (20.00%) Perl
5 6 (15.00%) Ruby
5 6 (15.00%) Scala
6 5 (12.50%) C
6 5 (12.50%) Go
6 5 (12.50%) R
7 4 (10.00%) C++
7 4 (10.00%) PHP
8 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.00%) C#
8 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.00%) VBA
9 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) PhD
2 5 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 4 (10.00%) SLA
3 1 (2.50%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Docker
1 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) Oozie
2 1 (2.50%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Google
2 6 (15.00%) Netezza
2 6 (15.00%) RapidMiner
3 5 (12.50%) Tableau
4 4 (10.00%) SAP
5 2 (5.00%) FireEye
5 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
5 2 (5.00%) IBM
5 2 (5.00%) Juniper
5 2 (5.00%) Lancope
5 2 (5.00%) M86 Security
5 2 (5.00%) Rackspace
5 2 (5.00%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.50%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.50%) MapR
6 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle
6 1 (2.50%) Snowplow
6 1 (2.50%) Talend