Period
to 25 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 25 October 2021 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 > England
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 488 442 637
Rank change year-on-year -46 +195 +171
Contract jobs citing Apache Airflow 281 55 142
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.41% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.21% 1.37% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 36 112
10th Percentile £463 £355 £434
25th Percentile £500 £425 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £550 £529
Median % change year-on-year - +4.02% -8.04%
75th Percentile £700 £675 £650
90th Percentile £725 £688 £675
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
10th Percentile " " "
25th Percentile £36.25 " £51.25
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £52.50
75th Percentile £48.13 " £53.75
90th Percentile £53.75 " "
UK median hourly rate £37.50 - £52.50

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 advertised in England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 8,743 4,007 11,513
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.89% 14.65% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,087 2,729 7,682
10th Percentile £302 £289 £263
25th Percentile £406 £375 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £460
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% -0.54%
75th Percentile £600 £563 £556
90th Percentile £689 £663 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +5.82% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 115 242
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.63 £10.60
25th Percentile £16.23 £16.23 £13.56
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £19.98
Median % change year-on-year -3.33% +12.60% -0.09%
75th Percentile £51.00 £40.13 £35.75
90th Percentile £65.50 £57.37 £52.05
UK median hourly rate £22.82 £22.82 £20.96
% change year-on-year - +8.90% +4.78%

Apache Airflow
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Apache Airflow as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Airflow in England

Apache Airflow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Apache Airflow in England.

Daily rate trend for Apache Airflow in England

Apache Airflow
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Apache Airflow in England over the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Apache Airflow in England

Apache Airflow
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Apache Airflow in England.

Hourly rate trend for Apache Airflow in England

Apache Airflow
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Apache Airflow in England over the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Apache Airflow in England

Apache Airflow
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 25 October 2021. 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
London -24 233 £575 +4.55% 45
North of England -64 18 £550 +10.00% 5
South East - 13 £450 - 2
Yorkshire - 10 £550 -
North West -49 5 £400 -20.00% 5
Midlands - 3 £550 -
North East - 3 £525 -
East of England -57 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 £550 -
South West -48 1 £300 -31.82% 1
Apache Airflow
UK

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Apache Airflow.

1 208 (74.02%) Python
2 161 (57.30%) AWS
3 155 (55.16%) SQL
4 114 (40.57%) Data Pipeline
5 110 (39.15%) Kafka
5 110 (39.15%) Apache Spark
6 103 (36.65%) Apache
7 87 (30.96%) Amazon S3
8 82 (29.18%) Java
9 80 (28.47%) Serverless
10 79 (28.11%) Agile Software Development
11 77 (27.40%) DevOps
12 76 (27.05%) Databricks
13 74 (26.33%) Azure
14 73 (25.98%) Data Engineering
15 72 (25.62%) Big Data
15 72 (25.62%) ETL
16 68 (24.20%) Analytics
17 61 (21.71%) Scala
18 60 (21.35%) GCP
19 59 (21.00%) Terraform
19 59 (21.00%) Finance
20 58 (20.64%) Data Science
21 55 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
22 52 (18.51%) Data Modelling
23 51 (18.15%) Software Engineering
23 51 (18.15%) NoSQL
24 48 (17.08%) BigQuery
24 48 (17.08%) Hadoop
24 48 (17.08%) Workflow

Apache Airflow
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 110 (39.15%) Apache Spark
2 103 (36.65%) Apache
3 34 (12.10%) Luigi
4 7 (2.49%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.78%) Mule
7 4 (1.42%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.36%) Apache Pulsar
9 1 (0.36%) Confluence
9 1 (0.36%) Jupyter
Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 161 (57.30%) AWS
2 87 (30.96%) Amazon S3
3 80 (28.47%) Serverless
4 74 (26.33%) Azure
5 60 (21.35%) GCP
6 46 (16.37%) GitHub
7 41 (14.59%) Azure Functions
8 39 (13.88%) AWS Lambda
9 38 (13.52%) Amazon EC2
10 26 (9.25%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 25 (8.90%) Amazon EMR
12 20 (7.12%) Slack
13 19 (6.76%) Power Platform
14 12 (4.27%) Snowflake
15 9 (3.20%) Cloud Computing
15 9 (3.20%) dbt
16 7 (2.49%) Amazon Kinesis
17 6 (2.14%) Azure Synapse Analytics
17 6 (2.14%) GitHub Actions
17 6 (2.14%) Matillion
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.07%) Firewall
2 1 (0.36%) FTP
2 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (25.62%) Big Data
2 55 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
3 51 (18.15%) NoSQL
4 48 (17.08%) BigQuery
4 48 (17.08%) Hadoop
5 39 (13.88%) PostgreSQL
6 33 (11.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 33 (11.74%) Data Lake
7 32 (11.39%) Amazon Athena
8 28 (9.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 28 (9.96%) Azkaban
8 28 (9.96%) Tableau
9 23 (8.19%) Apache Ignite
9 23 (8.19%) Spark SQL
10 22 (7.83%) Amazon Redshift
10 22 (7.83%) Metadata
11 21 (7.47%) Relational Database
12 18 (6.41%) Power BI
13 17 (6.05%) Apache Hive
13 17 (6.05%) Presto
Development Applications
1 42 (14.95%) Git (software)
2 34 (12.10%) Jenkins
3 33 (11.74%) JIRA
4 16 (5.69%) GitLab
5 7 (2.49%) ProC
6 5 (1.78%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (1.42%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.07%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.71%) MLflow
9 2 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.36%) git-flow
10 1 (0.36%) Moq
10 1 (0.36%) MSTest
10 1 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.36%) Selenium
10 1 (0.36%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.36%) Spinnaker
10 1 (0.36%) utPLSQL
10 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 59 (21.00%) Finance
2 38 (13.52%) Social Skills
3 32 (11.39%) Front Office
4 23 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (7.47%) Presentation Skills
6 10 (3.56%) Publishing
7 8 (2.85%) Banking
7 8 (2.85%) Law
8 6 (2.14%) Public Sector
9 4 (1.42%) Back Office
9 4 (1.42%) Marketing
10 3 (1.07%) Games
11 2 (0.71%) Electronics
12 1 (0.36%) Czech Language
12 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.36%) German Language
12 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 153 (54.45%) Data Engineer
2 49 (17.44%) AWS Engineer
3 43 (15.30%) Python Engineer
3 43 (15.30%) Senior Data Engineer
4 39 (13.88%) Developer
5 36 (12.81%) Software Engineer
6 27 (9.61%) Python Developer
7 25 (8.90%) Python Software Engineer
8 23 (8.19%) AWS Developer
8 23 (8.19%) AWS Software Engineer
8 23 (8.19%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 15 (5.34%) Architect
9 15 (5.34%) Azure Engineer
9 15 (5.34%) DevOps Engineer
10 13 (4.63%) Java Engineer
10 13 (4.63%) Systems Engineer
11 12 (4.27%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 10 (3.56%) Data Architect
12 10 (3.56%) Senior Java Engineer
13 9 (3.20%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (39.15%) Kafka
2 46 (16.37%) PySpark
3 30 (10.68%) Web Services
4 23 (8.19%) AngularJS
4 23 (8.19%) ARM Templates
4 23 (8.19%) React
4 23 (8.19%) Vue.js
5 17 (6.05%) Spark Streaming
6 12 (4.27%) Apache NiFi
7 10 (3.56%) JSON
7 10 (3.56%) Pandas
7 10 (3.56%) Spring
8 8 (2.85%) .NET
8 8 (2.85%) Spring Boot
9 7 (2.49%) Node.js
9 7 (2.49%) REST
9 7 (2.49%) Velocity
9 7 (2.49%) XML
10 5 (1.78%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (1.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.90%) Equities
1 25 (8.90%) Fixed Income
2 24 (8.54%) Derivative
2 24 (8.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 19 (6.76%) Data Structures
4 17 (6.05%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.91%) Data Centre
6 10 (3.56%) Cloud Native
7 7 (2.49%) iPad
7 7 (2.49%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (2.14%) Renewable Energy
9 5 (1.78%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.78%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.42%) Replication
11 3 (1.07%) NHS
12 2 (0.71%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (0.71%) Social Media
13 1 (0.36%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.98%) Linux
2 6 (2.14%) Unix
3 2 (0.71%) Android
3 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (40.57%) Data Pipeline
2 79 (28.11%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (27.40%) DevOps
4 73 (25.98%) Data Engineering
5 72 (25.62%) ETL
6 68 (24.20%) Analytics
7 58 (20.64%) Data Science
8 52 (18.51%) Data Modelling
9 51 (18.15%) Software Engineering
10 48 (17.08%) Workflow
11 34 (12.10%) Workflow Management
12 32 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (10.32%) Continuous Delivery
14 27 (9.61%) Computer Science
14 27 (9.61%) OO
15 26 (9.25%) Full Stack Development
15 26 (9.25%) Infrastructure as Code
16 25 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
17 24 (8.54%) Migration
18 23 (8.19%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 208 (74.02%) Python
2 155 (55.16%) SQL
3 82 (29.18%) Java
4 61 (21.71%) Scala
5 25 (8.90%) JavaScript
6 24 (8.54%) TypeScript
7 23 (8.19%) Kotlin
8 11 (3.91%) C++
9 10 (3.56%) T-SQL
10 9 (3.20%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.49%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.49%) Go
12 6 (2.14%) C#
12 6 (2.14%) Ruby
12 6 (2.14%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.42%) R
14 3 (1.07%) C
15 1 (0.36%) Fortran
15 1 (0.36%) Perl
15 1 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (8.54%) Degree
2 20 (7.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (4.63%) Security Cleared
4 11 (3.91%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.42%) ISEB
6 3 (1.07%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.36%) CCA
7 1 (0.36%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.36%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.69%) QA
2 10 (3.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.36%) Basel II
3 1 (0.36%) COBIT
3 1 (0.36%) IFRS
3 1 (0.36%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 39 (13.88%) Docker
2 10 (3.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.71%) HDFS
4 1 (0.36%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 59 (21.00%) Terraform
2 46 (16.37%) Kubernetes
3 29 (10.32%) Grafana
4 25 (8.90%) Bosun
5 20 (7.12%) VictorOps
6 17 (6.05%) Ansible
7 13 (4.63%) Rancher
8 7 (2.49%) Puppet
9 6 (2.14%) Hadoop YARN
9 6 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (1.78%) Oozie
11 4 (1.42%) Kibana
12 2 (0.71%) Tivoli
13 1 (0.36%) Argo
13 1 (0.36%) Control-M
13 1 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 76 (27.05%) Databricks
2 43 (15.30%) Google
3 12 (4.27%) Microsoft
4 9 (3.20%) Cloudera
4 9 (3.20%) Oracle
5 5 (1.78%) Informatica
5 5 (1.78%) SAP
6 4 (1.42%) BiZZdesign
6 4 (1.42%) Talend
7 3 (1.07%) Alteryx
7 3 (1.07%) Teradata
8 2 (0.71%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.71%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.36%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.36%) Confluent
9 1 (0.36%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.36%) IBM
9 1 (0.36%) Netezza
9 1 (0.36%) Spotify
9 1 (0.36%) StreamSets