The first table below looks at the demand for Apache Pig skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Pig over the 3 months to 18 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.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Pig
Rank 536 501 583
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +82
Contract jobs citing Apache Pig 51 43 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.090% 0.008%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.53% 0.52% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 35 4
Average daily rate £475 £475 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £565 £434
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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9622 8294 9910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.09% 17.38% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5881 4681 5361
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 314 417 451
Average hourly rate £18.10 £19.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +1.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%

Apache Pig
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Apache Pig Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Apache Pig
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apache Pig within the UK.

Apache Pig Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Apache Pig
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache Pig within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Apache Pig Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Apache Pig
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Pig within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -78 51 £475 -2.56% 12
London -19 44 £475 -5.00% 12
City of London -14 15 £475 -5.00% 2
Surrey - 4 - -
South East - 4 - -
East of England -27 1 £475 +18.75%
Ipswich - 1 £475 -
Suffolk - 1 £475 -
Epsom - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - -

Apache Pig
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 82 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 72 (87.80%) Apache Hive
3 70 (85.37%) Big Data
4 56 (68.29%) Java
5 44 (53.66%) MapReduce
5 44 (53.66%) NoSQL
6 39 (47.56%) HBase
7 34 (41.46%) Apache Cassandra
8 30 (36.59%) Python
9 28 (34.15%) SQL
10 25 (30.49%) Linux
11 24 (29.27%) ETL
12 18 (21.95%) MongoDB
13 17 (20.73%) R
14 16 (19.51%) Sqoop
15 15 (18.29%) Analytics
16 14 (17.07%) UNIX
16 14 (17.07%) Computer Science
17 13 (15.85%) Degree
17 13 (15.85%) Data Warehouse
18 12 (14.63%) J2SE
18 12 (14.63%) Perl
18 12 (14.63%) Oracle
18 12 (14.63%) Statistics
18 12 (14.63%) Mathematics
18 12 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (14.63%) Ruby
19 11 (13.41%) TDD
19 11 (13.41%) MySQL
19 11 (13.41%) Performance Tuning

Apache Pig
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 10 (12.20%) SAS
2 3 (3.66%) Node.js
3 2 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.22%) Apache
4 1 (1.22%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) SPSS
2 1 (1.22%) Gephi
2 1 (1.22%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.98%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.54%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.44%) Google App Engine
4 2 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 72 (87.80%) Apache Hive
3 70 (85.37%) Big Data
4 44 (53.66%) NoSQL
5 39 (47.56%) HBase
6 34 (41.46%) Apache Cassandra
7 18 (21.95%) MongoDB
8 16 (19.51%) Sqoop
9 13 (15.85%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (13.41%) MySQL
10 11 (13.41%) Relational Database
11 8 (9.76%) Data Mining
12 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
13 6 (7.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 5 (6.10%) RDBMS
14 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (6.10%) Mahout
15 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 3 (3.66%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (12.20%) TeamCity
2 9 (10.98%) Talend Open Studio
3 8 (9.76%) Hudson
3 8 (9.76%) Mockito
3 8 (9.76%) Maven
3 8 (9.76%) JIRA
3 8 (9.76%) JUnit
4 3 (3.66%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.44%) Subversion
6 1 (1.22%) DbUnit
General
1 6 (7.32%) Marketing
1 6 (7.32%) Banking
2 5 (6.10%) Finance
3 4 (4.88%) Retail
3 4 (4.88%) Games
4 3 (3.66%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.44%) Advertising
6 1 (1.22%) Publishing
6 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (47.56%) Developer
2 16 (19.51%) Big Data Developer
2 16 (19.51%) Java Developer
3 15 (18.29%) Architect
3 15 (18.29%) Hadoop Developer
4 8 (9.76%) Data Scientist
4 8 (9.76%) Data Architect
5 6 (7.32%) Big Data Architect
6 5 (6.10%) Analyst
6 5 (6.10%) Technical Architect
6 5 (6.10%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.10%) Data Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Big Data Consultant
7 4 (4.88%) Data Consultant
7 4 (4.88%) ETL Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Consultant
8 3 (3.66%) Database Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Senior Technical Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Senior Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (53.66%) MapReduce
2 12 (14.63%) J2SE
3 9 (10.98%) Web Services
4 8 (9.76%) Apache Avro
4 8 (9.76%) Spring
4 8 (9.76%) JDBC
5 5 (6.10%) J2EE
5 5 (6.10%) Kafka
6 4 (4.88%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (3.66%) Hibernate
7 3 (3.66%) Java EE
7 3 (3.66%) D3.js
8 2 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (2.44%) JSON
8 2 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (2.44%) Lucene
8 2 (2.44%) JSP
8 2 (2.44%) XML
9 1 (1.22%) SOAP
9 1 (1.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.07%) Computer Science
2 12 (14.63%) Statistics
2 12 (14.63%) Mathematics
3 9 (10.98%) Visualisation
4 8 (9.76%) Open Source
5 7 (8.54%) Machine Learning
6 6 (7.32%) Physics
7 3 (3.66%) Economics
8 2 (2.44%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.22%) Clustering
9 1 (1.22%) Neural Network
9 1 (1.22%) DataPower
9 1 (1.22%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.22%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.49%) Linux
2 14 (17.07%) UNIX
3 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.22%) CentOS
3 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.27%) ETL
2 15 (18.29%) Analytics
3 12 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (13.41%) TDD
4 11 (13.41%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (7.32%) Predictive Modelling
6 6 (7.32%) Data Modelling
7 5 (6.10%) Information Management
7 5 (6.10%) Data Analysis
7 5 (6.10%) Statistical Modelling
8 4 (4.88%) BDD
8 4 (4.88%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.66%) Migration
9 3 (3.66%) Scrum
9 3 (3.66%) Logistics
9 3 (3.66%) Data Migration
9 3 (3.66%) Marketing Analytics
9 3 (3.66%) Game Development
10 2 (2.44%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 56 (68.29%) Java
2 30 (36.59%) Python
3 28 (34.15%) SQL
4 17 (20.73%) R
5 12 (14.63%) Perl
5 12 (14.63%) Ruby
6 10 (12.20%) Scala
6 10 (12.20%) C
6 10 (12.20%) C++
7 6 (7.32%) C#
8 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.44%) Groovy
9 2 (2.44%) Clojure
9 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.44%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (15.85%) Degree
2 8 (9.76%) PhD
System Software
1 5 (6.10%) Apache Flume
2 4 (4.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (7.32%) Oozie
2 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (14.63%) Oracle
2 10 (12.20%) Vertica
3 9 (10.98%) Google
3 9 (10.98%) Talend
3 9 (10.98%) Tableau
4 7 (8.54%) Netezza
4 7 (8.54%) Greenplum
5 6 (7.32%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (6.10%) DoubleClick
7 3 (3.66%) Informatica
7 3 (3.66%) Sybase
7 3 (3.66%) Cloudera
7 3 (3.66%) Splunk
8 2 (2.44%) Hortonworks
8 2 (2.44%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.44%) Teradata
9 1 (1.22%) VMware
9 1 (1.22%) MapR
9 1 (1.22%) 29West
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 21 days ago