The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Pig
Rank 525 537 508
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -29
Contract jobs citing Apache Pig 70 45 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.087% 0.099%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.70% 0.48% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 30 34
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£488 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £423 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £647 £600 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 - £320
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10048 9280 8821
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.21% 17.98% 17.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6500 5650 4968
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £504 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 336 383 447
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.23 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.30% -7.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.07 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

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 19 December 2014.

Apache Pig Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Apache Pig
Top 20 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 19 December 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -5 70 £488 +8.33% 23
London +32 57 £488 +8.33% 16
City of London +4 11 £500 +17.64% 8
South East -18 7 £450 -
East of England - 4 £625 - 5
Surrey -8 1 - -
North West - 1 - - 2
Manchester - 1 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - - 2
Northamptonshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - - 1
Northampton - - - -
Hackney - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Ipswich - - - - 1
Knutsford - - - -

Apache Pig
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 108 (96.43%) Hadoop
2 103 (91.96%) Apache Hive
3 90 (80.36%) Big Data
4 69 (61.61%) Java
5 57 (50.89%) MapReduce
6 38 (33.93%) Python
7 36 (32.14%) NoSQL
8 34 (30.36%) Analytics
9 32 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (27.68%) HBase
10 31 (27.68%) Apache Spark
11 30 (26.79%) Apache Cassandra
12 28 (25.00%) SQL
13 27 (24.11%) Scala
13 27 (24.11%) HDFS
14 23 (20.54%) MongoDB
15 22 (19.64%) Oozie
15 22 (19.64%) Linux
16 20 (17.86%) UNIX
16 20 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
17 18 (16.07%) Open Source
18 16 (14.29%) ETL
19 15 (13.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
19 15 (13.39%) Oracle
19 15 (13.39%) Finance
19 15 (13.39%) TDD
20 14 (12.50%) Impala
20 14 (12.50%) Visualisation
21 13 (11.61%) Mahout
21 13 (11.61%) Kafka

Apache Pig
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 31 (27.68%) Apache Spark
2 10 (8.93%) Apache
3 6 (5.36%) SAS
4 4 (3.57%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.79%) Node.js
7 1 (0.89%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (0.89%) PowerPivot
1 1 (0.89%) Weka
1 1 (0.89%) SPSS
1 1 (0.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.89%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.57%) GitHub
1 4 (3.57%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.89%) SAN
1 1 (0.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (96.43%) Hadoop
2 103 (91.96%) Apache Hive
3 90 (80.36%) Big Data
4 36 (32.14%) NoSQL
5 31 (27.68%) HBase
6 30 (26.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 23 (20.54%) MongoDB
8 20 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (12.50%) Impala
10 13 (11.61%) Mahout
11 12 (10.71%) Sqoop
12 11 (9.82%) MySQL
13 10 (8.93%) Data Mining
14 6 (5.36%) Relational Database
15 5 (4.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 5 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
16 4 (3.57%) Star Schema
16 4 (3.57%) SQL Server
16 4 (3.57%) Redis
16 4 (3.57%) Azkaban
Development Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Subversion
1 6 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.68%) PyUnit
4 2 (1.79%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.79%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (1.79%) Selenium
5 1 (0.89%) Yeoman
General
1 15 (13.39%) Finance
2 8 (7.14%) Marketing
3 6 (5.36%) Games
4 5 (4.46%) Banking
4 5 (4.46%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.79%) Electronics
5 2 (1.79%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.89%) French Language
6 1 (0.89%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.89%) Retail
6 1 (0.89%) Front Office
6 1 (0.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (37.50%) Developer
2 20 (17.86%) Architect
3 18 (16.07%) Data Architect
4 17 (15.18%) Java Developer
5 16 (14.29%) Hadoop Developer
6 15 (13.39%) Big Data Developer
6 15 (13.39%) Big Data Architect
7 8 (7.14%) Data Scientist
8 7 (6.25%) Data Consultant
8 7 (6.25%) Consultant
9 6 (5.36%) Big Data Consultant
10 5 (4.46%) Analyst
11 4 (3.57%) Programmer
11 4 (3.57%) Data Analyst
12 3 (2.68%) Hadoop Administrator
12 3 (2.68%) Scala Developer
12 3 (2.68%) Lead Developer
12 3 (2.68%) Administrator
12 3 (2.68%) Software Engineer
13 2 (1.79%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.61%) Kafka
2 9 (8.04%) J2EE
3 8 (7.14%) Cascading
3 8 (7.14%) XML
4 7 (6.25%) JDBC
5 6 (5.36%) J2SE
5 6 (5.36%) Java EE
6 4 (3.57%) Django
7 3 (2.68%) RESTful
7 3 (2.68%) JSP
7 3 (2.68%) Servlets
7 3 (2.68%) XSL
7 3 (2.68%) EJB
7 3 (2.68%) XML Schema
7 3 (2.68%) JavaBeans
8 2 (1.79%) Web Services
8 2 (1.79%) Memcached
8 2 (1.79%) SciPy
8 2 (1.79%) Grails
8 2 (1.79%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.07%) Open Source
2 14 (12.50%) Visualisation
3 13 (11.61%) Algorithms
4 12 (10.71%) Data Integration
5 7 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 7 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.46%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.57%) Statistics
8 3 (2.68%) Online Games
8 3 (2.68%) Wiki
8 3 (2.68%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.79%) DTV
10 1 (0.89%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.89%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.89%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.89%) Applied Mathematics
10 1 (0.89%) Economics
10 1 (0.89%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.64%) Linux
2 20 (17.86%) UNIX
3 3 (2.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (50.89%) MapReduce
2 34 (30.36%) Analytics
3 32 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (14.29%) ETL
5 15 (13.39%) TDD
6 13 (11.61%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (8.93%) Software Engineering
7 10 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (8.04%) Big Data Analytics
8 9 (8.04%) BDD
9 7 (6.25%) Scrum
10 6 (5.36%) UML
10 6 (5.36%) Release Management
10 6 (5.36%) Multithreading
11 5 (4.46%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.46%) OOP
11 5 (4.46%) Data Modelling
12 4 (3.57%) TOGAF
12 4 (3.57%) DevOps
13 3 (2.68%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (61.61%) Java
2 38 (33.93%) Python
3 28 (25.00%) SQL
4 27 (24.11%) Scala
5 12 (10.71%) R
6 10 (8.93%) Ruby
7 7 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 7 (6.25%) Shell Script
8 6 (5.36%) Groovy
8 6 (5.36%) Bash Shell
9 5 (4.46%) Clojure
10 4 (3.57%) Perl
10 4 (3.57%) C++
10 4 (3.57%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.68%) XPath
11 3 (2.68%) C
12 2 (1.79%) C#
12 2 (1.79%) PHP
12 2 (1.79%) PHP5
13 1 (0.89%) Pig Latin
Qualifications
1 11 (9.82%) Degree
2 3 (2.68%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.68%) PhD
3 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.79%) MCT
4 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 27 (24.11%) HDFS
2 15 (13.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 9 (8.04%) Apache Flume
4 2 (1.79%) Varnish
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (19.64%) Oozie
2 12 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (10.71%) Puppet
3 9 (8.04%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (3.57%) Ansible
5 2 (1.79%) Ambari
Vendors
1 15 (13.39%) Oracle
2 10 (8.93%) Cloudera
3 5 (4.46%) Tableau
3 5 (4.46%) HP
4 4 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.57%) Informatica
4 4 (3.57%) Vertica
4 4 (3.57%) Infobright
4 4 (3.57%) Hortonworks
4 4 (3.57%) MapR
5 3 (2.68%) Teradata
6 2 (1.79%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.79%) SAP
6 2 (1.79%) Sybase
6 2 (1.79%) Splunk
6 2 (1.79%) Talend
7 1 (0.89%) Platfora
7 1 (0.89%) Datameer
7 1 (0.89%) Hadapt
7 1 (0.89%) Greenplum
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