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 26 February 2015 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Pig
Rank 494 528 487
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -41
Contract jobs citing Apache Pig 78 46 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.090% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.84% 0.51% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 32 40
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£500 £463 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £422 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £568 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +46.15%
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
9256 8992 8240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.95% 17.66% 18.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5697 5283 4619
Average daily rate £400 £375 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £519 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 305 315 411
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.57 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -3.64%

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 26 February 2015.

Apache Pig Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Apache Pig
Top 27 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 26 February 2015. 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 +24 75 £500 +8.10% 24
London +21 60 £525 +16.66% 14
City of London +13 12 £551 +22.50% 4
East Midlands - 5 £450 -
South East -20 4 £600 - 8
Scotland - 3 £400 - 5
North West - 3 £375 -
West Sussex - 3 £600 - 4
Edinburgh - 3 £400 - 5
East of England +13 2 - - 1
Manchester - 2 £375 -
Slough - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 2
Cheshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
Epsom - - - -
Gatwick - - - - 1
Glasgow - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
Birmingham - - - -

Apache Pig
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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.

1 130 (98.48%) Hadoop
2 122 (92.42%) Apache Hive
3 101 (76.52%) Big Data
4 79 (59.85%) Java
5 72 (54.55%) MapReduce
6 45 (34.09%) SQL
6 45 (34.09%) HDFS
7 39 (29.55%) Python
7 39 (29.55%) NoSQL
8 37 (28.03%) Apache Spark
9 34 (25.76%) HBase
10 33 (25.00%) Analytics
10 33 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 32 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
13 27 (20.45%) MongoDB
14 25 (18.94%) Sqoop
14 25 (18.94%) Oracle
14 25 (18.94%) UNIX
14 25 (18.94%) Linux
14 25 (18.94%) Impala
15 24 (18.18%) ETL
15 24 (18.18%) Scala
16 23 (17.42%) Oozie
17 22 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 20 (15.15%) Open Source
19 18 (13.64%) R
19 18 (13.64%) Data Modelling
20 17 (12.88%) Apache Flume
20 17 (12.88%) Hadoop YARN

Apache Pig
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 37 (28.03%) Apache Spark
2 14 (10.61%) SAS
3 12 (9.09%) Apache
4 4 (3.03%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.27%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.76%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.79%) Amazon EMR
2 4 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.27%) GitHub
3 3 (2.27%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.52%) DNS
2 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (98.48%) Hadoop
2 122 (92.42%) Apache Hive
3 101 (76.52%) Big Data
4 39 (29.55%) NoSQL
5 34 (25.76%) HBase
6 33 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 30 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (20.45%) MongoDB
9 25 (18.94%) Sqoop
9 25 (18.94%) Impala
10 13 (9.85%) Mahout
11 12 (9.09%) Data Mining
12 9 (6.82%) SQL Server
12 9 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (6.06%) MySQL
13 8 (6.06%) Relational Database
14 6 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (3.79%) Star Schema
15 5 (3.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (5.30%) Subversion
2 5 (3.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.03%) PyUnit
3 4 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.76%) Yeoman
4 1 (0.76%) LoadUI
4 1 (0.76%) Selenium
4 1 (0.76%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (9.85%) Finance
2 10 (7.58%) Banking
3 8 (6.06%) Marketing
4 6 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.79%) Games
6 2 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.52%) Electronics
7 1 (0.76%) Back Office
7 1 (0.76%) Publishing
7 1 (0.76%) Retail
7 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.76%) French Language
Job Titles
1 57 (43.18%) Developer
2 34 (25.76%) Hadoop Developer
3 29 (21.97%) Architect
4 24 (18.18%) Data Architect
5 21 (15.91%) Big Data Architect
6 17 (12.88%) Big Data Developer
7 15 (11.36%) Java Developer
8 11 (8.33%) Consultant
9 10 (7.58%) Data Consultant
10 9 (6.82%) Big Data Consultant
11 8 (6.06%) Programmer
11 8 (6.06%) Lead Developer
12 6 (4.55%) Data Scientist
13 5 (3.79%) Administrator
14 3 (2.27%) Analyst
14 3 (2.27%) Designer
14 3 (2.27%) Business Intelligence Architect
14 3 (2.27%) Software Engineer
14 3 (2.27%) Business Architect
14 3 (2.27%) Hadoop Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.36%) Kafka
2 12 (9.09%) Cascading
2 12 (9.09%) J2EE
3 8 (6.06%) JDBC
3 8 (6.06%) Java EE
4 7 (5.30%) XML
4 7 (5.30%) J2SE
5 6 (4.55%) Apache Avro
6 4 (3.03%) XSL
6 4 (3.03%) Django
6 4 (3.03%) XML Schema
6 4 (3.03%) JavaBeans
6 4 (3.03%) JSP
6 4 (3.03%) Servlets
6 4 (3.03%) EJB
7 3 (2.27%) SciPy
7 3 (2.27%) Pandas
8 2 (1.52%) Web Services
9 1 (0.76%) HTML
9 1 (0.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.15%) Open Source
2 12 (9.09%) Data Integration
3 10 (7.58%) Algorithms
4 8 (6.06%) Visualisation
4 8 (6.06%) Statistics
5 7 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.03%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.03%) Online Games
7 3 (2.27%) Data Extraction
7 3 (2.27%) Wiki
7 3 (2.27%) Ontologies
7 3 (2.27%) Clustering
7 3 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.52%) Economics
8 2 (1.52%) DTV
9 1 (0.76%) Replication
9 1 (0.76%) Informatics
9 1 (0.76%) Applied Mathematics
9 1 (0.76%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.94%) UNIX
1 25 (18.94%) Linux
2 3 (2.27%) Windows
3 2 (1.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (54.55%) MapReduce
2 33 (25.00%) Analytics
3 32 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (18.18%) ETL
5 18 (13.64%) Data Modelling
6 15 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (10.61%) TDD
8 13 (9.85%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (6.82%) Software Engineering
10 7 (5.30%) Release Management
10 7 (5.30%) Scrum
10 7 (5.30%) BDD
11 6 (4.55%) Predictive Modelling
11 6 (4.55%) UML
11 6 (4.55%) OOP
12 5 (3.79%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (3.79%) Multithreading
12 5 (3.79%) Data Architecture
12 5 (3.79%) Big Data Analytics
12 5 (3.79%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 79 (59.85%) Java
2 45 (34.09%) SQL
3 39 (29.55%) Python
4 24 (18.18%) Scala
5 18 (13.64%) R
6 11 (8.33%) Ruby
7 10 (7.58%) Shell Script
8 9 (6.82%) PL/SQL
9 8 (6.06%) JavaScript
9 8 (6.06%) Clojure
10 7 (5.30%) Perl
11 5 (3.79%) MATLAB
12 4 (3.03%) XPath
12 4 (3.03%) Bash Shell
12 4 (3.03%) C++
12 4 (3.03%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.27%) Groovy
14 2 (1.52%) C#
15 1 (0.76%) C
15 1 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (5.30%) Degree
2 3 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.52%) PhD
4 1 (0.76%) VCP4
4 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 45 (34.09%) HDFS
2 22 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 17 (12.88%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 23 (17.42%) Oozie
2 17 (12.88%) Hadoop YARN
3 7 (5.30%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.30%) Puppet
4 4 (3.03%) Ambari
4 4 (3.03%) Nagios
5 3 (2.27%) Graphite
6 2 (1.52%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.52%) OpenView
6 2 (1.52%) Munin
6 2 (1.52%) Ansible
7 1 (0.76%) Cacti
Vendors
1 25 (18.94%) Oracle
2 12 (9.09%) Cloudera
3 8 (6.06%) Tableau
4 7 (5.30%) Teradata
5 6 (4.55%) Splunk
5 6 (4.55%) Vertica
5 6 (4.55%) Informatica
5 6 (4.55%) Hortonworks
6 5 (3.79%) SAP
6 5 (3.79%) HP
7 4 (3.03%) Infobright
8 3 (2.27%) Sybase
8 3 (2.27%) Business Objects
8 3 (2.27%) MapR
9 2 (1.52%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.76%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.76%) NetApp
10 1 (0.76%) Cisco
10 1 (0.76%) IBM
10 1 (0.76%) Datameer
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