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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Pig
Rank 570 528 589
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +61
Contract jobs citing Apache Pig 42 58 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.11% 0.026%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.41% 0.63% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 56 11
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£550 £450 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £398 £400
% change year-on-year
+22.64% -0.62%
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
10240 9236 10077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.78% 17.51% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6163 5455 5642
Average daily rate £375 £375 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 412 372 494
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 September 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 19 September 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 -27 40 £550 +22.22% 11
London -4 38 £550 +22.22% 5
City of London +12 12 £550 +22.22% 3
Cambridgeshire - 2 £375 -
Cambridge - 2 £375 -
East of England - 2 £375 -
Birmingham - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Hackney - - - - 1
Epsom - - - - 1
Guildford - - - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Manchester - - - - 2
Milton Keynes - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Staines - - - - 1
Stirling - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Surrey - - - - 3
North West - - - - 2
South East - - - - 3
West Midlands - - - - 1

Apache Pig
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 113 (93.39%) Hadoop
2 100 (82.64%) Apache Hive
3 99 (81.82%) Big Data
4 85 (70.25%) Java
5 51 (42.15%) MapReduce
6 50 (41.32%) HBase
7 48 (39.67%) NoSQL
7 48 (39.67%) Python
8 47 (38.84%) Analytics
9 39 (32.23%) Apache Cassandra
10 36 (29.75%) SQL
11 34 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (28.10%) Scala
12 32 (26.45%) MongoDB
13 23 (19.01%) R
13 23 (19.01%) HDFS
14 22 (18.18%) Linux
14 22 (18.18%) Oozie
14 22 (18.18%) Impala
15 21 (17.36%) Open Source
15 21 (17.36%) Degree
16 18 (14.88%) ETL
16 18 (14.88%) Kafka
17 17 (14.05%) Cascading
18 16 (13.22%) Visualisation
18 16 (13.22%) Mathematics
19 15 (12.40%) Finance
19 15 (12.40%) Scrum
19 15 (12.40%) Oracle
19 15 (12.40%) JavaScript

Apache Pig
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (9.92%) Apache
2 10 (8.26%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (5.79%) Apache Solr
4 5 (4.13%) Confluence
4 5 (4.13%) SAS
5 4 (3.31%) Apache ServiceMix
6 3 (2.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.65%) SPSS
3 1 (0.83%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.92%) Amazon EMR
2 5 (4.13%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.65%) PaaS
4 2 (1.65%) GitHub
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.48%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (93.39%) Hadoop
2 100 (82.64%) Apache Hive
3 99 (81.82%) Big Data
4 50 (41.32%) HBase
5 48 (39.67%) NoSQL
6 39 (32.23%) Apache Cassandra
7 32 (26.45%) MongoDB
8 22 (18.18%) Impala
9 15 (12.40%) Couchbase
10 14 (11.57%) Data Mining
11 13 (10.74%) Relational Database
12 12 (9.92%) MySQL
13 11 (9.09%) Mahout
14 10 (8.26%) Sqoop
14 10 (8.26%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (6.61%) DB2
15 8 (6.61%) RDBMS
16 7 (5.79%) Oracle Database
17 6 (4.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 6 (4.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (5.79%) Jenkins
1 7 (5.79%) Git (software)
1 7 (5.79%) Maven
1 7 (5.79%) JIRA
2 5 (4.13%) Cucumber
3 4 (3.31%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (2.48%) Selenium
4 3 (2.48%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.65%) JUnit
5 2 (1.65%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.65%) Mockito
5 2 (1.65%) Hudson
6 1 (0.83%) Yeoman
General
1 15 (12.40%) Finance
2 4 (3.31%) Marketing
2 4 (3.31%) Banking
3 3 (2.48%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.48%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.65%) Games
5 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Front Office
5 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (42.98%) Developer
2 23 (19.01%) Architect
3 18 (14.88%) Hadoop Developer
4 17 (14.05%) Big Data Developer
5 16 (13.22%) Java Developer
6 11 (9.09%) Technical Architect
7 9 (7.44%) Data Architect
8 8 (6.61%) Consultant
8 8 (6.61%) Analyst
8 8 (6.61%) Senior Developer
8 8 (6.61%) Data Consultant
8 8 (6.61%) Data Analyst
8 8 (6.61%) Data Scientist
9 6 (4.96%) Big Data Consultant
10 5 (4.13%) Big Data Architect
10 5 (4.13%) Insight Analyst
11 4 (3.31%) Senior Technical Architect
11 4 (3.31%) Trainer
11 4 (3.31%) Senior Architect
11 4 (3.31%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.88%) Kafka
2 17 (14.05%) Cascading
3 12 (9.92%) XML
4 10 (8.26%) JSON
5 8 (6.61%) RESTful
6 7 (5.79%) Natural Language Processing
6 7 (5.79%) SOAP
7 5 (4.13%) Middleware
7 5 (4.13%) XSD
8 4 (3.31%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (3.31%) Hibernate
8 4 (3.31%) JDBC
8 4 (3.31%) Apache Camel
9 3 (2.48%) JAX-RS
9 3 (2.48%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.48%) Apache Avro
9 3 (2.48%) Memcached
9 3 (2.48%) Grails
9 3 (2.48%) Cascalog
10 2 (1.65%) RHadoop
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.36%) Open Source
2 16 (13.22%) Visualisation
2 16 (13.22%) Mathematics
3 14 (11.57%) Computer Science
3 14 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.79%) Data Integration
5 6 (4.96%) Statistics
6 3 (2.48%) Physics
7 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.65%) Social Network
8 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.83%) Informatics
8 1 (0.83%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.18%) Linux
2 7 (5.79%) UNIX
3 2 (1.65%) CentOS
3 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.83%) Fedora
4 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (42.15%) MapReduce
2 47 (38.84%) Analytics
3 34 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (14.88%) ETL
5 15 (12.40%) Scrum
6 14 (11.57%) Data Modelling
6 14 (11.57%) TDD
7 9 (7.44%) DevOps
8 8 (6.61%) OO
9 7 (5.79%) Data Analytics
9 7 (5.79%) Big Data Analytics
9 7 (5.79%) Data Visualisation
9 7 (5.79%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (5.79%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.79%) OOP
9 7 (5.79%) Project Planning
9 7 (5.79%) Pair Programming
9 7 (5.79%) Information Retrieval
10 6 (4.96%) Data Security
10 6 (4.96%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (70.25%) Java
2 48 (39.67%) Python
3 36 (29.75%) SQL
4 34 (28.10%) Scala
5 23 (19.01%) R
6 15 (12.40%) JavaScript
7 12 (9.92%) Ruby
8 11 (9.09%) Perl
8 11 (9.09%) C
9 10 (8.26%) Bash Shell
10 7 (5.79%) Groovy
10 7 (5.79%) C++
11 5 (4.13%) Clojure
12 4 (3.31%) Shell Script
12 4 (3.31%) C#
13 2 (1.65%) PHP
13 2 (1.65%) PHP5
13 2 (1.65%) Erlang
14 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (17.36%) Degree
2 4 (3.31%) MCT
2 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.31%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.48%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.48%) PhD
4 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 23 (19.01%) HDFS
2 8 (6.61%) Apache Flume
3 3 (2.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.65%) Varnish
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (18.18%) Oozie
2 12 (9.92%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (8.26%) Puppet
4 3 (2.48%) Ansible
5 2 (1.65%) Chukwa
5 2 (1.65%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.83%) Ambari
6 1 (0.83%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (12.40%) Oracle
1 15 (12.40%) Cloudera
2 10 (8.26%) Tableau
3 9 (7.44%) Sybase
4 6 (4.96%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.96%) RapidMiner
5 5 (4.13%) Hortonworks
5 5 (4.13%) Atlassian
5 5 (4.13%) Google
6 4 (3.31%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (3.31%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.31%) Talend
7 3 (2.48%) Vertica
7 3 (2.48%) Netezza
8 2 (1.65%) Teradata
8 2 (1.65%) JBoss
8 2 (1.65%) DoubleClick
8 2 (1.65%) Greenplum
9 1 (0.83%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.83%) Splunk
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