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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Pig
Rank 557 530 527
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -3
Contract jobs citing Apache Pig 55 48 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.094% 0.082%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.54% 0.52% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 36 29
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£513 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £380 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 - £400
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
10246 9205 9064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.02% 18.04% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6592 5606 5126
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 £545 £501 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 348 393 455
Average hourly rate £19.38 £17.15 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.00% -8.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.78% -9.73%

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 27 November 2014.

Apache Pig Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Apache Pig
Top 26 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 27 November 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 +3 55 £513 +20.58% 21
London -10 43 £513 +20.58% 16
City of London +5 6 £475 +11.76% 5
South East -21 6 £450 - 1
East of England - 4 £625 - 3
Staines -8 1 - -
Surrey -12 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Northampton - - - -
Stirling - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Northamptonshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Hackney - - - -

Apache Pig
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 107 (91.45%) Hadoop
2 105 (89.74%) Apache Hive
3 95 (81.20%) Big Data
4 79 (67.52%) Java
5 58 (49.57%) MapReduce
6 45 (38.46%) Analytics
7 44 (37.61%) Python
8 35 (29.91%) NoSQL
8 35 (29.91%) HBase
9 34 (29.06%) Scala
9 34 (29.06%) SQL
10 33 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
10 33 (28.21%) Apache Cassandra
11 27 (23.08%) Apache Spark
12 25 (21.37%) Oozie
13 24 (20.51%) MongoDB
13 24 (20.51%) HDFS
14 23 (19.66%) Linux
15 22 (18.80%) ETL
16 20 (17.09%) R
16 20 (17.09%) Visualisation
16 20 (17.09%) Degree
17 19 (16.24%) Open Source
17 19 (16.24%) Algorithms
18 18 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
18 18 (15.38%) Data Mining
19 17 (14.53%) Finance
20 15 (12.82%) UNIX
20 15 (12.82%) Mahout
21 14 (11.97%) Cloudera

Apache Pig
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 27 (23.08%) Apache Spark
2 13 (11.11%) Apache
3 5 (4.27%) SAS
3 5 (4.27%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.56%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.71%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) SPSS
1 2 (1.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) Weka
2 1 (0.85%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.85%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.55%) Amazon EMR
2 4 (3.42%) GitHub
3 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.71%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (91.45%) Hadoop
2 105 (89.74%) Apache Hive
3 95 (81.20%) Big Data
4 35 (29.91%) NoSQL
4 35 (29.91%) HBase
5 33 (28.21%) Apache Cassandra
6 24 (20.51%) MongoDB
7 18 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (15.38%) Data Mining
8 15 (12.82%) Mahout
9 12 (10.26%) MySQL
9 12 (10.26%) Impala
10 8 (6.84%) Sqoop
11 7 (5.98%) Relational Database
12 5 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (4.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (4.27%) Couchbase
13 4 (3.42%) Redis
13 4 (3.42%) Star Schema
13 4 (3.42%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (4.27%) Cucumber
2 3 (2.56%) PyUnit
2 3 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (2.56%) Selenium
3 2 (1.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.71%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.85%) Subversion
4 1 (0.85%) Yeoman
General
1 17 (14.53%) Finance
2 7 (5.98%) Marketing
3 4 (3.42%) Games
3 4 (3.42%) Banking
4 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Retail
5 1 (0.85%) Front Office
5 1 (0.85%) Electronics
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) French Language
Job Titles
1 41 (35.04%) Developer
2 21 (17.95%) Architect
3 18 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 17 (14.53%) Big Data Developer
5 16 (13.68%) Data Architect
6 12 (10.26%) Big Data Architect
7 11 (9.40%) Hadoop Developer
8 10 (8.55%) Data Scientist
9 9 (7.69%) Analyst
9 9 (7.69%) Data Analyst
10 8 (6.84%) Data Consultant
10 8 (6.84%) Consultant
11 6 (5.13%) Technical Architect
11 6 (5.13%) Big Data Consultant
12 5 (4.27%) Insight Analyst
13 4 (3.42%) Scala Developer
13 4 (3.42%) Senior Developer
14 3 (2.56%) Trainer
14 3 (2.56%) Software Engineer
14 3 (2.56%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.26%) Kafka
2 9 (7.69%) XML
3 8 (6.84%) Cascading
4 7 (5.98%) J2EE
5 6 (5.13%) RESTful
5 6 (5.13%) JDBC
6 4 (3.42%) Natural Language Processing
6 4 (3.42%) Java EE
6 4 (3.42%) JSON
6 4 (3.42%) Django
6 4 (3.42%) J2SE
7 3 (2.56%) XML Schema
7 3 (2.56%) Grails
7 3 (2.56%) JAX-RS
7 3 (2.56%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.56%) Apache Avro
8 2 (1.71%) Apache Camel
8 2 (1.71%) Apache CXF
8 2 (1.71%) SciPy
8 2 (1.71%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.09%) Visualisation
2 19 (16.24%) Open Source
2 19 (16.24%) Algorithms
3 14 (11.97%) Mathematics
3 14 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (10.26%) Computer Science
4 12 (10.26%) Data Integration
5 6 (5.13%) Statistics
6 3 (2.56%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.71%) Wiki
7 2 (1.71%) Online Games
7 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.71%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.85%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.85%) Economics
8 1 (0.85%) DTV
8 1 (0.85%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.85%) Informatics
8 1 (0.85%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.66%) Linux
2 15 (12.82%) UNIX
3 1 (0.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (49.57%) MapReduce
2 45 (38.46%) Analytics
3 33 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (18.80%) ETL
5 13 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (9.40%) TDD
7 10 (8.55%) Big Data Analytics
7 10 (8.55%) Scrum
8 9 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 7 (5.98%) Information Retrieval
9 7 (5.98%) Data Modelling
9 7 (5.98%) Data Visualisation
9 7 (5.98%) BDD
10 5 (4.27%) UML
10 5 (4.27%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (3.42%) Data Analytics
11 4 (3.42%) Unit Testing
11 4 (3.42%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (3.42%) Multithreading
11 4 (3.42%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 79 (67.52%) Java
2 44 (37.61%) Python
3 34 (29.06%) Scala
3 34 (29.06%) SQL
4 20 (17.09%) R
5 14 (11.97%) JavaScript
6 10 (8.55%) Bash Shell
6 10 (8.55%) Ruby
7 7 (5.98%) Groovy
8 6 (5.13%) Perl
9 5 (4.27%) Shell Script
9 5 (4.27%) Clojure
10 4 (3.42%) C
11 3 (2.56%) JAQL
12 2 (1.71%) PHP5
12 2 (1.71%) C#
12 2 (1.71%) C++
12 2 (1.71%) PHP
13 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (17.09%) Degree
2 5 (4.27%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.42%) PhD
4 3 (2.56%) MCT
4 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.56%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 24 (20.51%) HDFS
2 13 (11.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (6.84%) Apache Flume
4 2 (1.71%) Varnish
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 25 (21.37%) Oozie
2 8 (6.84%) Puppet
2 8 (6.84%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.27%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (2.56%) Ansible
5 1 (0.85%) Ambari
Vendors
1 14 (11.97%) Cloudera
2 9 (7.69%) Oracle
3 8 (6.84%) Tableau
4 5 (4.27%) HP
4 5 (4.27%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.27%) Hortonworks
5 4 (3.42%) Vertica
5 4 (3.42%) Infobright
5 4 (3.42%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (2.56%) Sybase
6 3 (2.56%) Talend
6 3 (2.56%) MapR
7 2 (1.71%) Splunk
7 2 (1.71%) RapidMiner
7 2 (1.71%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.85%) Platfora
8 1 (0.85%) Google
8 1 (0.85%) Netezza
8 1 (0.85%) Teradata
8 1 (0.85%) Business Objects
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