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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 23 May 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
England > London
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 413 316 388
Rank change year-on-year -97 +72 +73
Contract jobs citing Apache Airflow 165 161 45
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.43% 0.66% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.39% 4.75% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 106 30
10th Percentile £419 £463 £413
25th Percentile £498 £535 £491
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £600 £525
Median % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
75th Percentile £700 £675 £656
90th Percentile £750 £744 £689
England median daily rate £590 £600 £500
% change year-on-year -1.67% +20.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
England 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 London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 4,864 3,389 3,038
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.71% 13.96% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,432 2,413 2,089
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
25th Percentile £460 £418 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £565 £513 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.24% +2.50% -4.76%
75th Percentile £675 £613 £600
90th Percentile £775 £688 £700
England median daily rate £525 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 26 24
10th Percentile £20.78 £20.00 £15.00
25th Percentile £27.34 £21.25 £18.25
Median hourly rate £40.75 £40.25 £25.74
Median % change year-on-year +1.24% +56.37% -1.00%
75th Percentile £64.81 £57.50 £37.44
90th Percentile £75.08 £68.95 £59.25
England median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% +22.50% +14.29%

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 23 May 2022.

Daily 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 23 May 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
Central London -32 24 £563 -6.25% 7
South London - 2 £625 -
West London -12 1 - -
Apache Airflow
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 London region with a requirement for Apache Airflow.

1 133 (80.61%) Python
2 106 (64.24%) AWS
3 103 (62.42%) SQL
4 68 (41.21%) GCP
5 67 (40.61%) Apache Spark
6 66 (40.00%) Azure
7 65 (39.39%) CI/CD
8 64 (38.79%) Apache
9 62 (37.58%) Kafka
10 60 (36.36%) Analytics
10 60 (36.36%) Agile
11 56 (33.94%) Finance
12 50 (30.30%) Docker
13 49 (29.70%) Java
14 48 (29.09%) Big Data
15 46 (27.88%) PostgreSQL
15 46 (27.88%) Data Pipeline
16 43 (26.06%) Kubernetes
17 40 (24.24%) Data Engineering
18 39 (23.64%) DevOps
18 39 (23.64%) Scala
18 39 (23.64%) NoSQL
19 38 (23.03%) Terraform
20 37 (22.42%) Software Engineering
21 32 (19.39%) ETL
21 32 (19.39%) Hadoop
21 32 (19.39%) Data Science
22 30 (18.18%) Git (software)
23 28 (16.97%) Machine Learning
24 27 (16.36%) Databricks

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 67 (40.61%) Apache Spark
2 64 (38.79%) Apache
3 12 (7.27%) Luigi
4 8 (4.85%) Jupyter
5 4 (2.42%) Apache Pulsar
6 3 (1.82%) nginx
6 3 (1.82%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 106 (64.24%) AWS
2 68 (41.21%) GCP
3 66 (40.00%) Azure
4 23 (13.94%) dbt
4 23 (13.94%) Serverless
5 13 (7.88%) Amazon EMR
5 13 (7.88%) GitHub
6 12 (7.27%) AWS Lambda
7 11 (6.67%) Amazon S3
7 11 (6.67%) Amazon SageMaker
8 10 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (6.06%) Azure Data Factory
8 10 (6.06%) Snowflake
9 9 (5.45%) AWS Step Functions
9 9 (5.45%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 9 (5.45%) Azure Key Vault
9 9 (5.45%) Azure Monitor
9 9 (5.45%) PaaS
10 8 (4.85%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 7 (4.24%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.82%) Firewall
1 3 (1.82%) IPFS
2 2 (1.21%) Internet
2 2 (1.21%) SSL
3 1 (0.61%) FTP
3 1 (0.61%) HTTP
3 1 (0.61%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.61%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.61%) Network Security
3 1 (0.61%) S/MIME
3 1 (0.61%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (29.09%) Big Data
2 46 (27.88%) PostgreSQL
3 39 (23.64%) NoSQL
4 32 (19.39%) Hadoop
5 26 (15.76%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (11.52%) Amazon Redshift
7 18 (10.91%) Apache Ignite
7 18 (10.91%) Data Lake
8 16 (9.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (9.70%) SQL Server
9 14 (8.48%) BigQuery
10 11 (6.67%) Flink
11 10 (6.06%) MongoDB
12 9 (5.45%) Delta Lake
12 9 (5.45%) Tableau
13 8 (4.85%) Amazon Athena
13 8 (4.85%) Amazon RDS
13 8 (4.85%) Azure SQL Database
14 7 (4.24%) Apache Hive
14 7 (4.24%) Azkaban
Development Applications
1 30 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 24 (14.55%) GitLab
3 16 (9.70%) Jenkins
3 16 (9.70%) MLflow
4 9 (5.45%) Maven
4 9 (5.45%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (2.42%) Deequ
6 3 (1.82%) Gradle
7 2 (1.21%) Spinnaker
7 2 (1.21%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.61%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.61%) Cypress.io
8 1 (0.61%) Moq
8 1 (0.61%) PyCharm
8 1 (0.61%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 56 (33.94%) Finance
2 21 (12.73%) Social Skills
3 18 (10.91%) Front Office
4 11 (6.67%) Marketing
5 9 (5.45%) Banking
6 7 (4.24%) Retail
7 6 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.42%) Games
8 4 (2.42%) Investment Banking
8 4 (2.42%) Presentation Skills
8 4 (2.42%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.82%) Advertising
9 3 (1.82%) Documentation Skills
10 1 (0.61%) Law
10 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 85 (51.52%) Data Engineer
2 33 (20.00%) Developer
3 23 (13.94%) Python Engineer
4 19 (11.52%) Software Engineer
5 18 (10.91%) AWS Engineer
5 18 (10.91%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 14 (8.48%) Senior Data Engineer
7 12 (7.27%) Python Developer
8 10 (6.06%) Big Data Engineer
8 10 (6.06%) Python Software Engineer
9 8 (4.85%) Architect
9 8 (4.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (4.85%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 8 (4.85%) React Developer
9 8 (4.85%) UI Developer
9 8 (4.85%) UI Engineer
10 6 (3.64%) Analyst
10 6 (3.64%) Big Data Developer
10 6 (3.64%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (3.64%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (37.58%) Kafka
2 21 (12.73%) Pandas
2 21 (12.73%) PySpark
2 21 (12.73%) React
3 18 (10.91%) Node.js
4 16 (9.70%) gRPC
4 16 (9.70%) Protocol Buffers
5 13 (7.88%) Flask
6 11 (6.67%) Apache Beam
6 11 (6.67%) JMS
6 11 (6.67%) pytest
7 10 (6.06%) Apache NiFi
7 10 (6.06%) scikit-learn
7 10 (6.06%) Spark Streaming
7 10 (6.06%) Web Services
8 9 (5.45%) BentoML
8 9 (5.45%) PyTorch
8 9 (5.45%) TensorFlow
9 8 (4.85%) FastAPI
9 8 (4.85%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.70%) Mobile App
2 11 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.24%) Cloud Native
3 7 (4.24%) Data Structures
3 7 (4.24%) Derivative
3 7 (4.24%) Equities
3 7 (4.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.64%) Public Cloud
5 5 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (3.03%) Social Media
5 5 (3.03%) User Experience
6 4 (2.42%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.42%) Renewable Energy
6 4 (2.42%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.82%) Blockchain
7 3 (1.82%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.21%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.21%) PKI
8 2 (1.21%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 24 (14.55%) Linux
2 5 (3.03%) Unix
3 3 (1.82%) CentOS
3 3 (1.82%) Ubuntu
3 3 (1.82%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (39.39%) CI/CD
2 60 (36.36%) Agile
2 60 (36.36%) Analytics
3 46 (27.88%) Data Pipeline
4 40 (24.24%) Data Engineering
5 39 (23.64%) DevOps
6 37 (22.42%) Software Engineering
7 32 (19.39%) Data Science
7 32 (19.39%) ETL
8 28 (16.97%) Machine Learning
9 26 (15.76%) TDD
10 23 (13.94%) Asset Management
10 23 (13.94%) Computer Science
11 22 (13.33%) Data Governance
11 22 (13.33%) Investment Management
11 22 (13.33%) Statistics
12 21 (12.73%) Microservices
12 21 (12.73%) OO
13 19 (11.52%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (10.91%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 133 (80.61%) Python
2 103 (62.42%) SQL
3 49 (29.70%) Java
4 39 (23.64%) Scala
5 21 (12.73%) JavaScript
6 18 (10.91%) R
6 18 (10.91%) TypeScript
7 10 (6.06%) Go
8 6 (3.64%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.03%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.42%) Bash
11 1 (0.61%) C#
11 1 (0.61%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.61%) Perl
11 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (5.45%) PhD
2 5 (3.03%) Degree
3 4 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.82%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 10 (6.06%) QA
3 3 (1.82%) Accessibility
3 3 (1.82%) OASIS TOSCA
System Software
1 50 (30.30%) Docker
2 9 (5.45%) HDFS
3 3 (1.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.61%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 43 (26.06%) Kubernetes
2 38 (23.03%) Terraform
3 9 (5.45%) Istio
3 9 (5.45%) Kubeflow
4 6 (3.64%) Ansible
5 5 (3.03%) Grafana
5 5 (3.03%) Oozie
6 3 (1.82%) Consul
6 3 (1.82%) Prometheus
6 3 (1.82%) Rancher
6 3 (1.82%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.21%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.21%) Puppet
8 1 (0.61%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 27 (16.36%) Databricks
2 18 (10.91%) Google
3 9 (5.45%) AppDynamics
4 7 (4.24%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.24%) Oracle
5 5 (3.03%) Cloudera
5 5 (3.03%) Splunk
6 4 (2.42%) Hortonworks
7 3 (1.82%) F5
7 3 (1.82%) Teradata
8 2 (1.21%) Alteryx
8 2 (1.21%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.21%) Dataiku
9 1 (0.61%) Dell
9 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.61%) StreamSets
9 1 (0.61%) Talend