The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Pig
Rank 187 194 191
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing Apache Pig 12 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.21% 1.22% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 14
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £573 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Apache Pig
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
995 1064 1030
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.29% 17.15% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 774 698
Average daily rate £400 £375 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 19 38
Average hourly rate £17.25 £22.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.59% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £67.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015, 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 23 (95.83%) Hadoop
1 23 (95.83%) Apache Hive
2 22 (91.67%) Big Data
3 15 (62.50%) MapReduce
3 15 (62.50%) Java
4 7 (29.17%) Analytics
4 7 (29.17%) Impala
4 7 (29.17%) Apache Spark
4 7 (29.17%) NoSQL
4 7 (29.17%) Python
5 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (25.00%) TDD
5 6 (25.00%) HBase
6 5 (20.83%) HDFS
6 5 (20.83%) Teradata
6 5 (20.83%) Finance
6 5 (20.83%) Linux
6 5 (20.83%) Apache
7 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (16.67%) J2EE
7 4 (16.67%) Kafka
7 4 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (16.67%) R
7 4 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
7 4 (16.67%) Visualisation
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (16.67%) Release Management
8 3 (12.50%) C++
8 3 (12.50%) BDD

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 7 (29.17%) Apache Spark
2 5 (20.83%) Apache
3 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Weka
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (95.83%) Hadoop
1 23 (95.83%) Apache Hive
2 22 (91.67%) Big Data
3 7 (29.17%) Impala
3 7 (29.17%) NoSQL
4 6 (25.00%) HBase
5 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (12.50%) Data Mining
6 3 (12.50%) Mahout
6 3 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (8.33%) Sqoop
8 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
8 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
8 1 (4.17%) Star Schema
8 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) PyUnit
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Publishing
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) French Language
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Hadoop Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Big Data Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Data Scientist
4 3 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Big Data Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Data Modeller
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Data Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Data Modeller
5 1 (4.17%) Junior
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Big Data Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) J2EE
1 4 (16.67%) Kafka
2 2 (8.33%) Java EE
2 2 (8.33%) JDBC
2 2 (8.33%) J2SE
3 1 (4.17%) XML Schema
3 1 (4.17%) JavaBeans
3 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.17%) Spring
3 1 (4.17%) Ajax
3 1 (4.17%) JSP
3 1 (4.17%) Servlets
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) XSL
3 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
3 1 (4.17%) jQuery
3 1 (4.17%) SciPy
3 1 (4.17%) Pandas
3 1 (4.17%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 3 (12.50%) Statistics
3 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.17%) Economics
4 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.17%) Open Source
4 1 (4.17%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (4.17%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) UNIX
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) MapReduce
2 7 (29.17%) Analytics
3 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) TDD
4 4 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
4 4 (16.67%) Release Management
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.50%) BDD
5 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 3 (12.50%) ETL
5 3 (12.50%) OOP
5 3 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Predictive Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) Pattern Recognition
6 2 (8.33%) DevOps
7 1 (4.17%) Bayesian Methods
7 1 (4.17%) UML
7 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) Python
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) R
5 3 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) Perl
6 1 (4.17%) XQuery
6 1 (4.17%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.17%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) XPath
6 1 (4.17%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) PhD
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) HDFS
2 4 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
1 2 (8.33%) Oozie
1 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) Graphite
2 1 (4.17%) Ambari
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Teradata
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Tableau
3 1 (4.17%) Hortonworks
3 1 (4.17%) MapR
3 1 (4.17%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Splunk