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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 1 July 2022 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
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 526 459 515
Rank change year-on-year -67 +56 +163
Contract jobs citing Apache Airflow 239 220 52
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.42% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.81% 3.33% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 132 37
10th Percentile £420 £451 £360
25th Percentile £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £590 £600 £498
Median % change year-on-year -1.67% +20.60% -5.24%
75th Percentile £700 £695 £613
90th Percentile £750 £736 £673
UK median daily rate £590 £600 £498
% change year-on-year -1.67% +20.60% -5.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £43.75 -
UK median hourly rate - £43.75 -

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 8,512 6,602 5,029
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 11.82% 12.63% 13.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,913 4,515 3,423
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
25th Percentile £413 £400 £381
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £495 £475
Median % change year-on-year +6.06% +4.21% -
75th Percentile £638 £588 £563
90th Percentile £738 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £525 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 124 110
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.25 £12.63
25th Percentile £16.25 £16.22 £15.61
Median hourly rate £30.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +35.56% +12.50% +8.11%
75th Percentile £65.00 £54.31 £32.81
90th Percentile £77.50 £67.51 £54.10
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £24.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +44.33% +21.25% +2.56%

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 1 July 2022.

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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
London -76 190 £600 - 38
South West -7 13 £450 +16.13%
South East -22 13 £525 +16.67% 3
East of England -24 4 £548 +21.67% 6
North of England -57 3 £313 -45.65% 10
West Midlands - 3 £538 -
Midlands - 3 £538 -
Yorkshire -35 2 - - 10
North West -41 1 £313 -45.05%
Apache Airflow
UK

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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.

1 188 (78.66%) Python
2 149 (62.34%) SQL
3 134 (56.07%) AWS
4 120 (50.21%) Apache
5 93 (38.91%) GCP
6 90 (37.66%) Agile
7 89 (37.24%) Analytics
7 89 (37.24%) Apache Spark
8 85 (35.56%) Azure
9 81 (33.89%) Big Data
10 80 (33.47%) Data Pipeline
11 78 (32.64%) CI/CD
12 77 (32.22%) Finance
13 69 (28.87%) Kafka
14 68 (28.45%) Docker
15 66 (27.62%) Java
16 62 (25.94%) Software Engineering
16 62 (25.94%) Kubernetes
17 57 (23.85%) DevOps
18 55 (23.01%) Terraform
18 55 (23.01%) Data Engineering
19 53 (22.18%) NoSQL
20 49 (20.50%) Scala
21 48 (20.08%) ETL
22 46 (19.25%) Machine Learning
22 46 (19.25%) Data Science
23 44 (18.41%) PostgreSQL
24 42 (17.57%) Hadoop
25 41 (17.15%) Linux
25 41 (17.15%) Data Warehouse

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
1 120 (50.21%) Apache
2 89 (37.24%) Apache Spark
3 10 (4.18%) Jupyter
3 10 (4.18%) Luigi
4 5 (2.09%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.67%) Apache Pulsar
6 3 (1.26%) Confluence
6 3 (1.26%) nginx
7 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 134 (56.07%) AWS
2 93 (38.91%) GCP
3 85 (35.56%) Azure
4 33 (13.81%) Serverless
5 30 (12.55%) dbt
6 25 (10.46%) AWS Lambda
7 22 (9.21%) GitHub
8 21 (8.79%) Amazon S3
9 17 (7.11%) Snowflake
10 16 (6.69%) Amazon EC2
10 16 (6.69%) Amazon EMR
10 16 (6.69%) Azure Monitor
11 14 (5.86%) Azure AKS
11 14 (5.86%) Azure Key Vault
12 10 (4.18%) Amazon SageMaker
12 10 (4.18%) AWS Step Functions
12 10 (4.18%) Azure DevOps
13 9 (3.77%) PaaS
14 8 (3.35%) Amazon Kinesis
14 8 (3.35%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.26%) Firewall
2 2 (0.84%) Internet
2 2 (0.84%) SSL
3 1 (0.42%) FTP
3 1 (0.42%) HTTP
3 1 (0.42%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.42%) IPFS
3 1 (0.42%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.42%) S/MIME
3 1 (0.42%) SMTP
3 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (33.89%) Big Data
2 53 (22.18%) NoSQL
3 44 (18.41%) PostgreSQL
4 42 (17.57%) Hadoop
5 41 (17.15%) Data Warehouse
6 29 (12.13%) Apache Ignite
7 26 (10.88%) Amazon Redshift
8 25 (10.46%) Data Lake
9 21 (8.79%) BigQuery
10 16 (6.69%) Amazon Athena
10 16 (6.69%) Flink
10 16 (6.69%) SQL Server
11 14 (5.86%) Apache Cassandra
11 14 (5.86%) Delta Lake
11 14 (5.86%) Tableau
12 13 (5.44%) Apache Hive
13 10 (4.18%) MongoDB
14 8 (3.35%) Amazon RDS
14 8 (3.35%) Looker
15 7 (2.93%) Azkaban
Development Applications
1 37 (15.48%) Git (software)
2 27 (11.30%) GitLab
3 20 (8.37%) Jenkins
3 20 (8.37%) MLflow
4 18 (7.53%) Maven
5 15 (6.28%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (4.18%) Gradle
7 6 (2.51%) Snakemake
8 4 (1.67%) Deequ
9 2 (0.84%) JIRA
9 2 (0.84%) RStudio
9 2 (0.84%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.42%) Cypress.io
10 1 (0.42%) JMeter
10 1 (0.42%) JUnit
10 1 (0.42%) Mockito
10 1 (0.42%) Moq
10 1 (0.42%) ProC
10 1 (0.42%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 77 (32.22%) Finance
2 37 (15.48%) Social Skills
3 28 (11.72%) Front Office
4 14 (5.86%) Marketing
5 9 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.35%) Banking
7 6 (2.51%) Retail
7 6 (2.51%) Telecoms
8 5 (2.09%) Documentation Skills
8 5 (2.09%) Presentation Skills
9 4 (1.67%) Games
10 3 (1.26%) Advertising
10 3 (1.26%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.84%) Law
11 2 (0.84%) Publishing
12 1 (0.42%) Legal
12 1 (0.42%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 111 (46.44%) Data Engineer
2 52 (21.76%) Developer
3 35 (14.64%) Python Engineer
4 32 (13.39%) AWS Engineer
5 29 (12.13%) Software Engineer
6 28 (11.72%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 26 (10.88%) Python Developer
8 20 (8.37%) Python Software Engineer
9 17 (7.11%) AWS Data Engineer
9 17 (7.11%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 15 (6.28%) Big Data Engineer
11 14 (5.86%) Architect
12 13 (5.44%) Cloud Engineer
13 12 (5.02%) Senior Data Engineer
14 10 (4.18%) AWS Developer
14 10 (4.18%) React Developer
15 8 (3.35%) AWS Software Engineer
15 8 (3.35%) DevOps Engineer
15 8 (3.35%) Java Engineer
15 8 (3.35%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (28.87%) Kafka
2 31 (12.97%) PySpark
3 24 (10.04%) Pandas
3 24 (10.04%) React
4 23 (9.62%) Apache Beam
5 20 (8.37%) gRPC
5 20 (8.37%) Node.js
5 20 (8.37%) Protocol Buffers
6 19 (7.95%) TensorFlow
7 18 (7.53%) Apache NiFi
8 17 (7.11%) BentoML
8 17 (7.11%) Flask
8 17 (7.11%) PyTorch
9 11 (4.60%) NumPy
9 11 (4.60%) REST
10 10 (4.18%) JMS
11 9 (3.77%) Spark Streaming
11 9 (3.77%) Web Services
12 8 (3.35%) FastAPI
12 8 (3.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.37%) Mobile App
2 13 (5.44%) Derivative
2 13 (5.44%) Equities
2 13 (5.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (5.02%) Cloud Native
3 12 (5.02%) Public Cloud
4 11 (4.60%) Data Structures
4 11 (4.60%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.35%) Fixed Income
5 8 (3.35%) Hedge funds
5 8 (3.35%) Reference Data
6 5 (2.09%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (2.09%) Renewable Energy
6 5 (2.09%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.67%) Credit Risk
7 4 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.67%) User Experience
8 3 (1.26%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.26%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (17.15%) Linux
2 12 (5.02%) Unix
3 3 (1.26%) CentOS
3 3 (1.26%) Ubuntu
3 3 (1.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (37.66%) Agile
2 89 (37.24%) Analytics
3 80 (33.47%) Data Pipeline
4 78 (32.64%) CI/CD
5 62 (25.94%) Software Engineering
6 57 (23.85%) DevOps
7 55 (23.01%) Data Engineering
8 48 (20.08%) ETL
9 46 (19.25%) Data Science
9 46 (19.25%) Machine Learning
10 37 (15.48%) Data Governance
11 34 (14.23%) Investment Management
11 34 (14.23%) TDD
12 33 (13.81%) Asset Management
12 33 (13.81%) OO
13 32 (13.39%) Computer Science
14 31 (12.97%) Statistics
15 30 (12.55%) Scrum
16 27 (11.30%) Business Intelligence
16 27 (11.30%) MLOps
Programming Languages
1 188 (78.66%) Python
2 149 (62.34%) SQL
3 66 (27.62%) Java
4 49 (20.50%) Scala
5 30 (12.55%) R
6 28 (11.72%) JavaScript
7 22 (9.21%) TypeScript
8 9 (3.77%) Go
9 8 (3.35%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.51%) Bash
10 6 (2.51%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.26%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.84%) C#
12 2 (0.84%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.42%) Perl
13 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (7.11%) PhD
2 7 (2.93%) SC Cleared
2 7 (2.93%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.51%) Degree
4 4 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.86%) QA
2 12 (5.02%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.26%) OASIS TOSCA
4 2 (0.84%) Accessibility
4 2 (0.84%) GDPR
System Software
1 68 (28.45%) Docker
2 20 (8.37%) HDFS
3 4 (1.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.84%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 1 (0.42%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 62 (25.94%) Kubernetes
2 55 (23.01%) Terraform
3 19 (7.95%) Kubeflow
4 14 (5.86%) Istio
5 13 (5.44%) Ansible
6 5 (2.09%) Hadoop YARN
6 5 (2.09%) Oozie
7 4 (1.67%) Argo
7 4 (1.67%) Grafana
7 4 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.67%) Puppet
8 3 (1.26%) Consul
8 3 (1.26%) Prometheus
8 3 (1.26%) Rancher
8 3 (1.26%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.84%) Control-M
9 2 (0.84%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 30 (12.55%) Databricks
2 29 (12.13%) Google
3 14 (5.86%) AppDynamics
4 10 (4.18%) Oracle
5 8 (3.35%) Bloomberg
5 8 (3.35%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.09%) Cloudera
6 5 (2.09%) Splunk
7 4 (1.67%) Hortonworks
8 3 (1.26%) F5
8 3 (1.26%) Teradata
9 2 (0.84%) Adobe
9 2 (0.84%) Informatica
9 2 (0.84%) MapR
9 2 (0.84%) SmartStream
9 2 (0.84%) Talend
10 1 (0.42%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.42%) Dell
10 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.42%) StreamSets