The first table below looks at the demand for Apache Pig skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Pig over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Pig
Rank 191 190 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Apache Pig 13 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.24% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.24% 1.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 0
Average daily rate £500 £500 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1052 1032 1180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.90% 16.44% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 769 697 754
Average daily rate £375 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 39
Average hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.50 £135.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Apache Pig
London

Apache Pig
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apache Pig across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Apache Pig Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Apache Pig
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apache Pig across the City of London region.

Apache Pig Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Apache Pig
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache Pig across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Apache Pig Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Apache Pig
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Apache Pig also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apache Pig.

1 24 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 21 (87.50%) Apache Hive
3 19 (79.17%) Big Data
4 18 (75.00%) Java
5 14 (58.33%) MapReduce
6 11 (45.83%) SQL
7 10 (41.67%) Linux
8 9 (37.50%) UNIX
8 9 (37.50%) HBase
9 8 (33.33%) NoSQL
10 7 (29.17%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (29.17%) Analytics
10 7 (29.17%) TeamCity
10 7 (29.17%) Python
11 6 (25.00%) J2SE
11 6 (25.00%) ETL
11 6 (25.00%) Oracle
11 6 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
11 6 (25.00%) Sqoop
11 6 (25.00%) Talend
11 6 (25.00%) MongoDB
12 5 (20.83%) Hudson
12 5 (20.83%) Vertica
12 5 (20.83%) Mockito
12 5 (20.83%) JIRA
12 5 (20.83%) MySQL
12 5 (20.83%) JUnit
12 5 (20.83%) JDBC
12 5 (20.83%) SAS
12 5 (20.83%) Finance

Apache Pig
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Apache Pig also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apache Pig. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.83%) SAS
2 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SPSS
2 1 (4.17%) Weka
2 1 (4.17%) Gephi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 21 (87.50%) Apache Hive
3 19 (79.17%) Big Data
4 9 (37.50%) HBase
5 8 (33.33%) NoSQL
6 7 (29.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (25.00%) MongoDB
7 6 (25.00%) Sqoop
8 5 (20.83%) MySQL
9 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
10 3 (12.50%) Data Mining
10 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
11 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
11 2 (8.33%) Pentaho
11 2 (8.33%) Mahout
12 1 (4.17%) RapidMiner
12 1 (4.17%) CouchDB
12 1 (4.17%) OLAP
12 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) TeamCity
2 6 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (20.83%) Mockito
3 5 (20.83%) Hudson
3 5 (20.83%) JUnit
3 5 (20.83%) Maven
3 5 (20.83%) JIRA
4 2 (8.33%) Subversion
4 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.17%) DbUnit
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Marketing
3 3 (12.50%) Retail
4 2 (8.33%) Advertising
4 2 (8.33%) Games
4 2 (8.33%) Banking
5 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Hadoop Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Big Data Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Big Data Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Data Scientist
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Data Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) MapReduce
2 6 (25.00%) J2SE
3 5 (20.83%) JDBC
4 4 (16.67%) Spring
5 3 (12.50%) Apache Avro
6 2 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (8.33%) Java EE
6 2 (8.33%) JSP
6 2 (8.33%) J2EE
6 2 (8.33%) XML
7 1 (4.17%) Web Services
7 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (4.17%) Lucene
7 1 (4.17%) JSON
7 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
7 1 (4.17%) RESTful
7 1 (4.17%) D3.js
7 1 (4.17%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Machine Learning
2 3 (12.50%) Statistics
2 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.17%) Physics
3 1 (4.17%) Neural Network
3 1 (4.17%) Economics
3 1 (4.17%) Social Media
3 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Analytics
2 6 (25.00%) ETL
3 5 (20.83%) TDD
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) Marketing Analytics
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (12.50%) BDD
5 2 (8.33%) Regression Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Predictive Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) Change Control
5 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) Workflow
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Data Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) Software Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) Python
4 4 (16.67%) Ruby
4 4 (16.67%) R
5 2 (8.33%) MATLAB
5 2 (8.33%) Perl
5 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.33%) C
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) PhD
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (8.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
1 6 (25.00%) Talend
2 5 (20.83%) Vertica
3 4 (16.67%) Tableau
3 4 (16.67%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (12.50%) Informatica
5 2 (8.33%) DoubleClick
5 2 (8.33%) Google
5 2 (8.33%) Netezza
5 2 (8.33%) Greenplum
5 2 (8.33%) Cloudera
6 1 (4.17%) Facebook
6 1 (4.17%) ParAccel
6 1 (4.17%) 29West
6 1 (4.17%) Splunk
6 1 (4.17%) VMware