The table below looks at the statistics for Apache Pig skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Pig over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Pig
Rank 571 582 527
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -55
Contract jobs citing Apache Pig 79 63 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.80% 0.63% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 27 43
Median daily rate £515 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £415 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £620 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £450 £520
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -13.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £33.55 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.55 -

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
9829 9992 9438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.20% 17.54% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6499 6277 5544
Median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 312 390
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.40 £41.85 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.30%

Apache Pig
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Apache Pig as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

Apache Pig Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Apache Pig
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Apache Pig Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Apache Pig
Top 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Pig within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +5 78 £515 +3.00% 18
London +3 34 £503 -4.28% 12
South East - 26 £463 - 3
Yorkshire +5 11 £550 +41.02%
South Yorkshire - 11 £550 -
Surrey - 9 £500 - 1
Sheffield - 9 £550 -
Buckinghamshire - 8 - -
Staines - 6 - - 1
City of London +46 4 £675 +22.72% 3
West Midlands -28 4 £550 - 1
Buckingham - 4 - -
Berkshire - 3 £350 - 1
Somerset - 3 £400 -
South West - 3 £400 - 2
Hampshire - 2 £600 - 1
Middlesex - 2 - -
Egham - 2 - -
Scotland -3 1 - - 1
Crawley - 1 - -
Fareham - 1 £600 -
Southampton - 1 £600 -
Bridgwater - 1 £400 -
Taunton - 1 £368 -
Barnsley - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - - 1

Apache Pig
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Apache Pig also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Apache Pig.

1 205 (96.24%) Apache Hive
2 198 (92.96%) Hadoop
3 186 (87.32%) Big Data
4 128 (60.09%) Java
5 101 (47.42%) Apache Spark
6 82 (38.50%) HBase
7 72 (33.80%) MapReduce
8 71 (33.33%) SQL
9 68 (31.92%) Python
9 68 (31.92%) Scala
10 66 (30.99%) Business Intelligence
11 61 (28.64%) Apache Flume
12 60 (28.17%) HDFS
13 58 (27.23%) Agile Software Development
14 49 (23.00%) Analytics
14 49 (23.00%) NoSQL
15 47 (22.07%) Sqoop
16 44 (20.66%) R
17 42 (19.72%) ETL
18 40 (18.78%) Shell Script
19 39 (18.31%) Oracle
20 37 (17.37%) Apache Cassandra
20 37 (17.37%) Data Modelling
21 34 (15.96%) MongoDB
22 33 (15.49%) SAS
23 32 (15.02%) Informatica
23 32 (15.02%) Unix
24 31 (14.55%) Teradata
24 31 (14.55%) Cloudera
24 31 (14.55%) Kafka

Apache Pig
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 101 (47.42%) Apache Spark
2 33 (15.49%) SAS
3 10 (4.69%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (4.23%) Apache
5 5 (2.35%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.88%) Confluence
7 2 (0.94%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.47%) DNN
8 1 (0.47%) GemFire
8 1 (0.47%) IPython
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 20 (9.39%) SPSS
2 12 (5.63%) Stata
3 2 (0.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (5.63%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.41%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.47%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.47%) GitHub
5 1 (0.47%) Heroku
5 1 (0.47%) IaaS
5 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.35%) Kerberos
1 5 (2.35%) LDAP
2 1 (0.47%) Internet
2 1 (0.47%) SAN
2 1 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (96.24%) Apache Hive
2 198 (92.96%) Hadoop
3 186 (87.32%) Big Data
4 82 (38.50%) HBase
5 49 (23.00%) NoSQL
6 47 (22.07%) Sqoop
7 37 (17.37%) Apache Cassandra
8 34 (15.96%) MongoDB
9 23 (10.80%) Relational Database
10 22 (10.33%) Data Mining
11 21 (9.86%) Impala
12 20 (9.39%) SQL Server
13 19 (8.92%) MySQL
14 16 (7.51%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (7.51%) QlikView
15 12 (5.63%) CouchDB
16 10 (4.69%) Apache Accumulo
16 10 (4.69%) Data Lake
17 9 (4.23%) Power BI
18 8 (3.76%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 8 (3.76%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.29%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.29%) JIRA
2 7 (3.29%) Subversion
3 5 (2.35%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (2.35%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.94%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.94%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.94%) Hudson
4 2 (0.94%) JUnit
4 2 (0.94%) PigUnit
4 2 (0.94%) PyUnit
4 2 (0.94%) RSpec
4 2 (0.94%) Selenium
4 2 (0.94%) Yeoman
5 1 (0.47%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.47%) GitLab
5 1 (0.47%) Maven
5 1 (0.47%) Mercurial
General
1 30 (14.08%) Finance
2 12 (5.63%) Banking
3 9 (4.23%) Retail
4 3 (1.41%) Legal
4 3 (1.41%) Retail Banking
5 2 (0.94%) Advertising
5 2 (0.94%) Games
5 2 (0.94%) Publishing
5 2 (0.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.47%) Front Office
6 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 78 (36.62%) Developer
2 53 (24.88%) Hadoop Developer
3 40 (18.78%) Architect
4 39 (18.31%) Big Data Developer
5 31 (14.55%) Data Engineer
6 28 (13.15%) Data Architect
7 27 (12.68%) Big Data Engineer
8 26 (12.21%) Big Data Architect
9 24 (11.27%) Hadoop Architect
10 21 (9.86%) Data Scientist
11 16 (7.51%) Consultant
11 16 (7.51%) Senior Developer
12 15 (7.04%) Hadoop Engineer
13 14 (6.57%) Senior Hadoop Developer
14 13 (6.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 13 (6.10%) Java Developer
15 11 (5.16%) Programmer
15 11 (5.16%) SQL BI Developer
15 11 (5.16%) SQL Developer
16 10 (4.69%) Machine Learning Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (14.55%) Kafka
2 16 (7.51%) HTML
3 14 (6.57%) Apache Tez
3 14 (6.57%) CSS
3 14 (6.57%) Spark Streaming
4 12 (5.63%) Ruby on Rails
5 8 (3.76%) Hibernate
5 8 (3.76%) J2EE
5 8 (3.76%) Pandas
5 8 (3.76%) scikit-learn
5 8 (3.76%) SciPy
6 7 (3.29%) XML
7 6 (2.82%) Apache Camel
7 6 (2.82%) Cascading
7 6 (2.82%) JSON
7 6 (2.82%) NumPy
8 5 (2.35%) Java EE
8 5 (2.35%) JDBC
9 4 (1.88%) jQuery
9 4 (1.88%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.10%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.63%) Algorithms
3 12 (5.63%) Performance Metrics
4 10 (4.69%) Mathematics
4 10 (4.69%) Statistics
4 10 (4.69%) Visualisation
5 6 (2.82%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (2.35%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.35%) Fintech
7 4 (1.88%) iSeries
8 3 (1.41%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.41%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.41%) Smart Energy
9 2 (0.94%) Applied Mathematics
9 2 (0.94%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.94%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.94%) DataPower
9 2 (0.94%) PKI
9 2 (0.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (15.02%) Unix
2 25 (11.74%) Linux
3 3 (1.41%) Windows
4 1 (0.47%) CentOS
4 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (33.80%) MapReduce
2 66 (30.99%) Business Intelligence
3 58 (27.23%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (23.00%) Analytics
5 42 (19.72%) ETL
6 37 (17.37%) Data Modelling
7 29 (13.62%) Data Analysis
8 25 (11.74%) E-Commerce
8 25 (11.74%) Machine Learning
9 24 (11.27%) Data Analytics
10 18 (8.45%) Open Source
11 14 (6.57%) Big Data Analytics
11 14 (6.57%) Web Application Development
12 13 (6.10%) Scrum
12 13 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (5.63%) Functional Programming
14 11 (5.16%) Data Architecture
15 10 (4.69%) Statistical Analysis
16 9 (4.23%) DevOps
16 9 (4.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 128 (60.09%) Java
2 71 (33.33%) SQL
3 68 (31.92%) Python
3 68 (31.92%) Scala
4 44 (20.66%) R
5 40 (18.78%) Shell Script
6 24 (11.27%) Perl
7 19 (8.92%) MATLAB
7 19 (8.92%) PL/SQL
8 16 (7.51%) Ruby
9 14 (6.57%) PHP
10 11 (5.16%) C#
11 8 (3.76%) C
12 7 (3.29%) Bash Shell
13 6 (2.82%) C++
14 4 (1.88%) JavaScript
15 3 (1.41%) Clojure
15 3 (1.41%) Groovy
15 3 (1.41%) HiveQL
16 2 (0.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (6.10%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.16%) PhD
3 8 (3.76%) Degree
4 5 (2.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) CISSP
5 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.16%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.41%) ISAE 3402
2 3 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.41%) SSAE 16
3 2 (0.94%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 61 (28.64%) Apache Flume
2 60 (28.17%) HDFS
3 6 (2.82%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (1.41%) Docker
4 3 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.94%) Ceph
5 2 (0.94%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 25 (11.74%) Oozie
2 19 (8.92%) Hadoop YARN
3 9 (4.23%) Ansible
4 8 (3.76%) Ambari
4 8 (3.76%) Puppet
5 7 (3.29%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (2.35%) Control-M
7 2 (0.94%) Kibana
8 1 (0.47%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.47%) Nagios
Vendors
1 39 (18.31%) Oracle
2 32 (15.02%) Informatica
3 31 (14.55%) Cloudera
3 31 (14.55%) Teradata
4 25 (11.74%) Tableau
5 19 (8.92%) Hortonworks
6 16 (7.51%) Splunk
7 10 (4.69%) Microsoft
7 10 (4.69%) SAP
8 6 (2.82%) MapR
9 5 (2.35%) Greenplum
9 5 (2.35%) IBM
9 5 (2.35%) Talend
10 4 (1.88%) SaltStack
11 3 (1.41%) Platfora
11 3 (1.41%) Vertica
12 2 (0.94%) Ab Initio
12 2 (0.94%) Cognos
13 1 (0.47%) HP
13 1 (0.47%) Terracotta