Period
to 25 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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
England > London
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 344 320 439
Rank change year-on-year -24 +119 +153
Contract jobs citing Apache Airflow 233 49 124
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.65% 0.35% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.88% 2.35% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 31 99
10th Percentile " £300 £456
25th Percentile £500 £456 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £550 £550
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - -4.35%
75th Percentile £700 £675 £663
90th Percentile £725 £688 £700
England median daily rate £550 £550 £529
% change year-on-year - +4.02% -8.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
England 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 London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 4,777 2,084 5,628
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.29% 14.73% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,389 1,463 4,047
10th Percentile £346 £307 £300
25th Percentile £450 £413 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £650 £594 £588
90th Percentile £720 £700 £675
England median daily rate £500 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% -0.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 17 50
10th Percentile £17.60 £15.00 £15.23
25th Percentile £22.38 £21.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year -7.14% +66.67% +5.00%
75th Percentile £49.13 £41.50 £36.70
90th Percentile £70.00 £47.30 £50.00
England median hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £19.98
% change year-on-year -3.33% +12.60% -0.09%

Apache Airflow
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache Airflow in London

Apache Airflow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Apache Airflow in London

Apache Airflow
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Daily rate histogram for Apache Airflow in London

Apache Airflow
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

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

Hourly rate histogram for Apache Airflow in London

Apache Airflow
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London 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
Central London -51 10 £613 +11.36% 13
Apache Airflow
England

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 London region with a requirement for Apache Airflow.

1 184 (78.97%) Python
2 136 (58.37%) AWS
3 133 (57.08%) SQL
4 101 (43.35%) Kafka
5 99 (42.49%) Apache Spark
6 93 (39.91%) Data Pipeline
7 89 (38.20%) Apache
8 77 (33.05%) Serverless
9 75 (32.19%) Java
9 75 (32.19%) Amazon S3
10 69 (29.61%) Agile Software Development
11 67 (28.76%) Azure
12 66 (28.33%) Big Data
13 65 (27.90%) Databricks
14 63 (27.04%) DevOps
14 63 (27.04%) Data Engineering
14 63 (27.04%) Analytics
15 57 (24.46%) Finance
16 55 (23.61%) Scala
16 55 (23.61%) Data Science
17 52 (22.32%) GCP
17 52 (22.32%) Terraform
18 49 (21.03%) ETL
19 48 (20.60%) NoSQL
20 47 (20.17%) Hadoop
20 47 (20.17%) Data Warehouse
21 45 (19.31%) Software Engineering
22 43 (18.45%) Workflow
23 42 (18.03%) BigQuery
24 40 (17.17%) Azure Functions

Apache Airflow
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 99 (42.49%) Apache Spark
2 89 (38.20%) Apache
3 33 (14.16%) Luigi
4 6 (2.58%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.15%) Mule
6 4 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.43%) Confluence
8 1 (0.43%) Jupyter
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 136 (58.37%) AWS
2 77 (33.05%) Serverless
3 75 (32.19%) Amazon S3
4 67 (28.76%) Azure
5 52 (22.32%) GCP
6 40 (17.17%) Azure Functions
6 40 (17.17%) GitHub
7 38 (16.31%) Amazon EC2
7 38 (16.31%) AWS Lambda
8 25 (10.73%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 23 (9.87%) Amazon EMR
10 17 (7.30%) Slack
11 16 (6.87%) Power Platform
12 9 (3.86%) Snowflake
13 8 (3.43%) Cloud Computing
14 7 (3.00%) Amazon Kinesis
14 7 (3.00%) dbt
15 5 (2.15%) Amazon ECS
15 5 (2.15%) Azure Synapse Analytics
15 5 (2.15%) Kong
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.29%) Firewall
2 1 (0.43%) FTP
2 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (28.33%) Big Data
2 48 (20.60%) NoSQL
3 47 (20.17%) Data Warehouse
3 47 (20.17%) Hadoop
4 42 (18.03%) BigQuery
5 34 (14.59%) PostgreSQL
6 32 (13.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 31 (13.30%) Amazon Athena
8 28 (12.02%) Azkaban
9 27 (11.59%) Apache Cassandra
9 27 (11.59%) Tableau
10 23 (9.87%) Apache Ignite
10 23 (9.87%) Data Lake
10 23 (9.87%) Spark SQL
11 21 (9.01%) Relational Database
12 20 (8.58%) Amazon Redshift
12 20 (8.58%) Metadata
13 16 (6.87%) Apache Hive
13 16 (6.87%) Presto
14 15 (6.44%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 34 (14.59%) Git (software)
2 30 (12.88%) Jenkins
2 30 (12.88%) JIRA
3 12 (5.15%) GitLab
4 7 (3.00%) ProC
5 5 (2.15%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.86%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.86%) MLflow
6 2 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.86%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.86%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.43%) git-flow
7 1 (0.43%) Moq
7 1 (0.43%) MSTest
7 1 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.43%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.43%) utPLSQL
7 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 57 (24.46%) Finance
2 36 (15.45%) Social Skills
3 32 (13.73%) Front Office
4 21 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (9.01%) Presentation Skills
5 10 (4.29%) Publishing
6 8 (3.43%) Banking
7 7 (3.00%) Law
8 5 (2.15%) Public Sector
9 4 (1.72%) Back Office
9 4 (1.72%) Marketing
10 3 (1.29%) Games
11 2 (0.86%) Electronics
12 1 (0.43%) Czech Language
12 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.43%) German Language
12 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 135 (57.94%) Data Engineer
2 47 (20.17%) AWS Engineer
3 41 (17.60%) Python Engineer
4 33 (14.16%) Senior Data Engineer
5 32 (13.73%) Software Engineer
6 26 (11.16%) Developer
7 25 (10.73%) Python Software Engineer
8 23 (9.87%) AWS Developer
8 23 (9.87%) AWS Software Engineer
8 23 (9.87%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 23 (9.87%) Python Developer
9 15 (6.44%) Azure Engineer
9 15 (6.44%) DevOps Engineer
10 13 (5.58%) Systems Engineer
11 12 (5.15%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 11 (4.72%) Architect
13 10 (4.29%) Java Engineer
13 10 (4.29%) Senior Java Engineer
14 8 (3.43%) Cloud Engineer
14 8 (3.43%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (43.35%) Kafka
2 29 (12.45%) PySpark
3 26 (11.16%) Web Services
4 23 (9.87%) AngularJS
4 23 (9.87%) ARM Templates
4 23 (9.87%) React
4 23 (9.87%) Vue.js
5 14 (6.01%) Spark Streaming
6 9 (3.86%) Spring
7 7 (3.00%) .NET
7 7 (3.00%) Node.js
7 7 (3.00%) Spring Boot
7 7 (3.00%) Velocity
8 5 (2.15%) ADO
8 5 (2.15%) JSON
8 5 (2.15%) Pandas
8 5 (2.15%) RESTful
9 4 (1.72%) Apollo GraphQL
9 4 (1.72%) GraphQL
9 4 (1.72%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.73%) Equities
1 25 (10.73%) Fixed Income
2 24 (10.30%) Derivative
2 24 (10.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 17 (7.30%) Data Structures
3 17 (7.30%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.72%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.00%) Cloud Native
5 7 (3.00%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.58%) Renewable Energy
7 5 (2.15%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.15%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.29%) iPad
8 3 (1.29%) NHS
8 3 (1.29%) Replication
9 2 (0.86%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.86%) Social Media
10 1 (0.43%) Blog
10 1 (0.43%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.29%) Linux
2 4 (1.72%) Unix
3 2 (0.86%) Android
3 2 (0.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (39.91%) Data Pipeline
2 69 (29.61%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (27.04%) Analytics
3 63 (27.04%) Data Engineering
3 63 (27.04%) DevOps
4 55 (23.61%) Data Science
5 49 (21.03%) ETL
6 45 (19.31%) Software Engineering
7 43 (18.45%) Workflow
8 35 (15.02%) Data Modelling
9 34 (14.59%) Workflow Management
10 29 (12.45%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (11.59%) OO
12 26 (11.16%) Computer Science
12 26 (11.16%) Continuous Delivery
12 26 (11.16%) Full Stack Development
13 24 (10.30%) Infrastructure as Code
14 23 (9.87%) Asset Management
14 23 (9.87%) Decision-Making
14 23 (9.87%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 184 (78.97%) Python
2 133 (57.08%) SQL
3 75 (32.19%) Java
4 55 (23.61%) Scala
5 25 (10.73%) JavaScript
6 24 (10.30%) TypeScript
7 23 (9.87%) Kotlin
8 9 (3.86%) C++
9 8 (3.43%) PL/SQL
10 7 (3.00%) Go
11 6 (2.58%) C#
12 5 (2.15%) Ruby
13 3 (1.29%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.86%) R
14 2 (0.86%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (9.87%) Degree
2 19 (8.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (3.86%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.29%) ISEB
6 2 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.43%) CCA
7 1 (0.43%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.43%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.87%) QA
2 9 (3.86%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.43%) Basel II
3 1 (0.43%) COBIT
3 1 (0.43%) IFRS
3 1 (0.43%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 31 (13.30%) Docker
2 10 (4.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.43%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 52 (22.32%) Terraform
2 39 (16.74%) Kubernetes
3 25 (10.73%) Grafana
4 22 (9.44%) Bosun
5 17 (7.30%) Ansible
5 17 (7.30%) VictorOps
6 10 (4.29%) Rancher
7 7 (3.00%) Puppet
8 6 (2.58%) Hadoop YARN
8 6 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (1.72%) Kibana
10 3 (1.29%) Oozie
11 2 (0.86%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.43%) Argo
12 1 (0.43%) Control-M
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 65 (27.90%) Databricks
2 39 (16.74%) Google
3 11 (4.72%) Microsoft
4 9 (3.86%) Oracle
5 8 (3.43%) Cloudera
6 5 (2.15%) Informatica
6 5 (2.15%) SAP
7 4 (1.72%) BiZZdesign
7 4 (1.72%) Talend
8 3 (1.29%) Teradata
9 2 (0.86%) Alteryx
9 2 (0.86%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.86%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.43%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.43%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.43%) Netezza
10 1 (0.43%) StreamSets