Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 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
22 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 447 573 727
Rank change year-on-year +126 +154 +88
Contract jobs citing Apache Airflow 147 71 131
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.57% 0.98% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 50 111
10th Percentile £425 £425 £450
25th Percentile £481 £475 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% - +10.53%
75th Percentile £650 £622 £600
90th Percentile £713 £688 £675
UK median daily rate £600 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £57.50
UK median hourly rate £50.00 - £57.50

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 5,720 7,263 13,870
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.43% 14.39% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,978 4,882 9,102
10th Percentile £297 £263 £294
25th Percentile £384 £363 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £475 £475
75th Percentile £575 £568 £575
90th Percentile £660 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £475
% change year-on-year +2.70% -2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 167 261
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.61 £12.00
25th Percentile £17.50 £14.63 £12.75
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.90 £18.00
Median % change year-on-year +25.63% +10.56% -3.58%
75th Percentile £56.50 £32.63 £35.00
90th Percentile £61.80 £53.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £25.75 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +28.75% +11.11% +1.38%

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 22 April 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
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 22 April 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 +63 117 £600 +9.09% 32
North of England - 12 £525 - 5
North West - 9 £525 - 4
South East +56 4 £275 -45.00% 2
East of England - 4 £450 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
South West - 2 £475 - 1
Apache Airflow
UK

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 86 (58.50%) Python
2 83 (56.46%) Apache Spark
3 71 (48.30%) SQL
4 64 (43.54%) Kafka
5 59 (40.14%) Azure
5 59 (40.14%) AWS
5 59 (40.14%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (35.37%) Apache
6 52 (35.37%) Data Warehouse
7 51 (34.69%) Data Engineering
8 50 (34.01%) Big Data
9 47 (31.97%) GCP
10 46 (31.29%) Analytics
11 38 (25.85%) ETL
11 38 (25.85%) DevOps
12 37 (25.17%) Java
12 37 (25.17%) Machine Learning
13 36 (24.49%) Hadoop
14 35 (23.81%) Scala
15 34 (23.13%) BigQuery
16 32 (21.77%) Databricks
17 31 (21.09%) Data Lake
17 31 (21.09%) Finance
18 30 (20.41%) Serverless
18 30 (20.41%) Data Science
19 29 (19.73%) Apache Hive
20 28 (19.05%) Google
21 26 (17.69%) Data Modelling
21 26 (17.69%) Terraform
22 25 (17.01%) Snowflake Schema

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 83 (56.46%) Apache Spark
2 52 (35.37%) Apache
3 9 (6.12%) SharePoint
4 8 (5.44%) Luigi
5 4 (2.72%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.72%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (2.04%) Apache Pulsar
7 2 (1.36%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.68%) DataSynapse
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.36%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.36%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 59 (40.14%) AWS
1 59 (40.14%) Azure
2 47 (31.97%) GCP
3 30 (20.41%) Serverless
4 24 (16.33%) Amazon S3
5 22 (14.97%) Power Platform
6 19 (12.93%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 17 (11.56%) Azure Functions
8 16 (10.88%) Amazon Kinesis
9 14 (9.52%) Amazon EMR
10 13 (8.84%) AWS Lambda
11 12 (8.16%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (8.16%) Azure Data Factory
12 10 (6.80%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 9 (6.12%) GitHub
14 7 (4.76%) Amazon SageMaker
14 7 (4.76%) Azure Storage
15 6 (4.08%) Cloud Functions
16 5 (3.40%) Amazon ECS
16 5 (3.40%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.80%) HTTP
2 5 (3.40%) Firewall
3 3 (2.04%) Kerberos
3 3 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (35.37%) Data Warehouse
2 50 (34.01%) Big Data
3 36 (24.49%) Hadoop
4 34 (23.13%) BigQuery
5 31 (21.09%) Data Lake
6 29 (19.73%) Apache Hive
7 25 (17.01%) Snowflake Schema
8 23 (15.65%) NoSQL
9 22 (14.97%) Amazon Athena
10 21 (14.29%) Power BI
11 17 (11.56%) Amazon Redshift
12 15 (10.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 15 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (8.84%) Parquet
14 12 (8.16%) Amazon RDS
14 12 (8.16%) Presto
15 11 (7.48%) HBase
15 11 (7.48%) MongoDB
16 10 (6.80%) Apache Cassandra
16 10 (6.80%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (11.56%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.80%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.08%) Maven
3 6 (4.08%) MLflow
4 3 (2.04%) Cypress.io
4 3 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (2.04%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (2.04%) webpack
5 2 (1.36%) GitLab
5 2 (1.36%) JIRA
5 2 (1.36%) RStudio
6 1 (0.68%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.68%) SpecFlow
General
1 31 (21.09%) Finance
2 9 (6.12%) Marketing
3 6 (4.08%) Banking
4 4 (2.72%) Front Office
5 3 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.04%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.04%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.36%) Back Office
6 2 (1.36%) Games
6 2 (1.36%) Publishing
6 2 (1.36%) Retail
7 1 (0.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 74 (50.34%) Data Engineer
2 22 (14.97%) Architect
3 18 (12.24%) Python Engineer
4 12 (8.16%) AWS Engineer
5 11 (7.48%) Data Architect
6 10 (6.80%) Java Engineer
7 9 (6.12%) Data Scientist
8 8 (5.44%) Azure Engineer
8 8 (5.44%) Big Data Engineer
8 8 (5.44%) Software Engineer
9 7 (4.76%) Analyst
9 7 (4.76%) Developer
9 7 (4.76%) Scala Engineer
9 7 (4.76%) Senior Data Engineer
10 5 (3.40%) Azure Architect
10 5 (3.40%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (3.40%) Data Analyst
10 5 (3.40%) Senior Data Scientist
11 4 (2.72%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (2.72%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (43.54%) Kafka
2 11 (7.48%) HTML
2 11 (7.48%) Pandas
2 11 (7.48%) Web Services
3 10 (6.80%) PostGIS
3 10 (6.80%) PySpark
3 10 (6.80%) RESTful
3 10 (6.80%) Spark Streaming
3 10 (6.80%) XML
4 8 (5.44%) .NET
4 8 (5.44%) Apache Beam
4 8 (5.44%) NumPy
5 5 (3.40%) JSON
5 5 (3.40%) Keras
5 5 (3.40%) scikit-learn
5 5 (3.40%) TensorFlow
6 4 (2.72%) Apache NiFi
6 4 (2.72%) MLlib
6 4 (2.72%) PyTorch
6 4 (2.72%) React
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.65%) Algorithms
2 17 (11.56%) Data Structures
3 13 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (7.48%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (4.08%) iPad
5 6 (4.08%) Replication
6 5 (3.40%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (3.40%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.72%) User Experience
8 3 (2.04%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.36%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.68%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.68%) Derivative
10 1 (0.68%) Equities
10 1 (0.68%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.68%) FMCG
10 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.68%) Life Science
10 1 (0.68%) Marketing Technology
10 1 (0.68%) Organisational Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.16%) Linux
2 2 (1.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (40.14%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (34.69%) Data Engineering
3 46 (31.29%) Analytics
4 38 (25.85%) DevOps
4 38 (25.85%) ETL
5 37 (25.17%) Machine Learning
6 30 (20.41%) Data Science
7 26 (17.69%) Data Modelling
8 21 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
8 21 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (11.56%) Data Analysis
9 17 (11.56%) Software Engineering
10 16 (10.88%) Change Management
10 16 (10.88%) Data Architecture
10 16 (10.88%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 14 (9.52%) Microservices
12 13 (8.84%) Decision-Making
13 12 (8.16%) Computer Science
13 12 (8.16%) TDD
14 11 (7.48%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 86 (58.50%) Python
2 71 (48.30%) SQL
3 37 (25.17%) Java
4 35 (23.81%) Scala
5 8 (5.44%) C++
6 7 (4.76%) R
6 7 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.40%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.72%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.04%) C#
9 3 (2.04%) Kotlin
9 3 (2.04%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.36%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.36%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.68%) C
11 1 (0.68%) Ruby
11 1 (0.68%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (6.80%) Degree
2 9 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.76%) ISEB
3 7 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.36%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.36%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.68%) PhD
6 1 (0.68%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.20%) Data Quality
2 8 (5.44%) QA
3 2 (1.36%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (11.56%) Docker
2 7 (4.76%) HDFS
3 3 (2.04%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 26 (17.69%) Terraform
2 19 (12.93%) Kubernetes
3 14 (9.52%) Oozie
4 9 (6.12%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (3.40%) Ambari
5 5 (3.40%) Grafana
6 4 (2.72%) Ansible
Vendors
1 32 (21.77%) Databricks
2 28 (19.05%) Google
3 19 (12.93%) Microsoft
4 15 (10.20%) Oracle
5 14 (9.52%) Cloudera
6 13 (8.84%) SAP
7 4 (2.72%) JD Edwards
8 3 (2.04%) BiZZdesign
8 3 (2.04%) Confluent
9 2 (1.36%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.36%) Siemens
9 2 (1.36%) Teradata
10 1 (0.68%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.68%) Splunk
10 1 (0.68%) StreamSets
10 1 (0.68%) Talend