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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Pig
Rank 560 533 545
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +12
Contract jobs citing Apache Pig 68 82 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.15% 0.061%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.65% 0.83% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 44 25
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£500 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £520 £345
% change year-on-year
-13.46% +50.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.55 - -
UK excluding London average 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
10424 9868 8748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.27% 18.05% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6666 5835 4967
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 308 395 439
Average hourly rate £21.00 £17.87 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.54% -14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.52 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £16.60 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+29.51% -14.87%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -44 65 £500 -9.09% 32
London -34 33 £500 -9.09% 20
East of England +23 24 £450 +20.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +17 22 £450 +20.00% 3
City of London -21 5 £550 +15.78% 3
East Midlands - 5 £450 - 1
Lincolnshire - 4 - -
Peterborough - 4 £450 - 3
West Yorkshire - 3 £390 -
Yorkshire - 3 £390 -
North West - 3 £550 - 2
Merseyside - 2 £550 -
Midlands - 2 - -
Liverpool - 2 £550 -
East Anglia - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - - 1
Cheshire - 1 £575 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £450 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £450 -
Bradford - 1 £375 -
Glasgow - 1 - - 1
Ipswich - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £400 -

Apache Pig
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 151 (99.34%) Hadoop
2 148 (97.37%) Apache Hive
3 92 (60.53%) Big Data
4 78 (51.32%) MapReduce
5 71 (46.71%) Java
5 71 (46.71%) SQL
6 53 (34.87%) HDFS
7 49 (32.24%) Apache Spark
8 48 (31.58%) Python
9 42 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
10 40 (26.32%) HBase
10 40 (26.32%) Impala
11 35 (23.03%) Sqoop
12 33 (21.71%) Scala
13 31 (20.39%) R
14 28 (18.42%) NoSQL
15 26 (17.11%) Apache
15 26 (17.11%) E-Commerce
15 26 (17.11%) Analytics
16 25 (16.45%) Business Intelligence
17 24 (15.79%) Data Modelling
17 24 (15.79%) Apache Cassandra
18 23 (15.13%) Amazon AWS
18 23 (15.13%) Apache Flume
18 23 (15.13%) SQL Server
19 22 (14.47%) SAS
20 21 (13.82%) Oracle
21 20 (13.16%) Finance
21 20 (13.16%) TDD
22 19 (12.50%) JavaScript

Apache Pig
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 49 (32.24%) Apache Spark
2 26 (17.11%) Apache
3 22 (14.47%) SAS
4 7 (4.61%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.63%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.32%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.32%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.66%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.66%) Confluence
7 1 (0.66%) IPython
Applications
1 6 (3.95%) SPSS
2 2 (1.32%) Weka
3 1 (0.66%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.66%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (15.13%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (11.18%) Amazon EMR
3 14 (9.21%) Amazon Kinesis
4 3 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.32%) DNS
1 2 (1.32%) Internet
2 1 (0.66%) LAN
2 1 (0.66%) WAN
2 1 (0.66%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (99.34%) Hadoop
2 148 (97.37%) Apache Hive
3 92 (60.53%) Big Data
4 40 (26.32%) HBase
4 40 (26.32%) Impala
5 35 (23.03%) Sqoop
6 28 (18.42%) NoSQL
7 24 (15.79%) Apache Cassandra
8 23 (15.13%) SQL Server
9 19 (12.50%) MongoDB
10 16 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (9.21%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (7.89%) Mahout
13 11 (7.24%) Data Mining
13 11 (7.24%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (5.26%) Relational Database
15 7 (4.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (4.61%) RDBMS
15 7 (4.61%) DB2
16 6 (3.95%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (7.24%) Git (software)
1 11 (7.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (2.63%) SoapUI
2 4 (2.63%) LoadUI
2 4 (2.63%) Selenium
2 4 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (1.97%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (1.32%) JUnit
4 2 (1.32%) JIRA
5 1 (0.66%) RStudio
General
1 20 (13.16%) Finance
2 11 (7.24%) Banking
3 10 (6.58%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.61%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.29%) Retail
6 4 (2.63%) Games
7 3 (1.97%) Marketing
8 1 (0.66%) Publishing
8 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.66%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 78 (51.32%) Developer
2 59 (38.82%) Hadoop Developer
3 31 (20.39%) Architect
4 24 (15.79%) Data Architect
5 21 (13.82%) Big Data Architect
6 15 (9.87%) Data Scientist
7 12 (7.89%) Big Data Developer
8 8 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.61%) Consultant
10 6 (3.95%) Java Developer
11 5 (3.29%) Analyst
11 5 (3.29%) Programmer
11 5 (3.29%) Data Consultant
12 4 (2.63%) Lead Developer
12 4 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (2.63%) Team Leader
12 4 (2.63%) Big Data Consultant
12 4 (2.63%) Data Analyst
13 2 (1.32%) Software Developer
13 2 (1.32%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.84%) Kafka
2 12 (7.89%) Cascading
3 7 (4.61%) MLlib
3 7 (4.61%) Web Services
4 5 (3.29%) XML
4 5 (3.29%) HTML
4 5 (3.29%) Java EE
5 4 (2.63%) JSON
5 4 (2.63%) SOAP
5 4 (2.63%) Spring
6 3 (1.97%) Hibernate
6 3 (1.97%) REST
6 3 (1.97%) Spark Streaming
6 3 (1.97%) Apache Avro
7 2 (1.32%) Spring XD
7 2 (1.32%) Ajax
7 2 (1.32%) JMS
7 2 (1.32%) CSS
8 1 (0.66%) JDBC
8 1 (0.66%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.92%) Statistics
3 8 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.61%) Data Integration
4 7 (4.61%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.95%) Visualisation
5 6 (3.95%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.63%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.97%) Ontologies
7 3 (1.97%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.32%) Clustering
8 2 (1.32%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.66%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.66%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.66%) Economics
9 1 (0.66%) W3C
9 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.66%) Replication
9 1 (0.66%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.89%) Linux
2 7 (4.61%) UNIX
3 2 (1.32%) CentOS
4 1 (0.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (51.32%) MapReduce
2 42 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (17.11%) E-Commerce
3 26 (17.11%) Analytics
4 25 (16.45%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (15.79%) Data Modelling
6 20 (13.16%) TDD
7 18 (11.84%) ETL
8 12 (7.89%) Scrum
9 11 (7.24%) Data Analysis
10 10 (6.58%) Data Architecture
11 8 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (5.26%) Machine Learning
11 8 (5.26%) Statistical Modelling
11 8 (5.26%) Statistical Analysis
11 8 (5.26%) OO
12 7 (4.61%) Data Management
12 7 (4.61%) Open Source
12 7 (4.61%) Predictive Modelling
13 6 (3.95%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 71 (46.71%) Java
1 71 (46.71%) SQL
2 48 (31.58%) Python
3 33 (21.71%) Scala
4 31 (20.39%) R
5 19 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 14 (9.21%) T-SQL
7 8 (5.26%) Perl
8 6 (3.95%) Ruby
8 6 (3.95%) Shell Script
8 6 (3.95%) Clojure
9 5 (3.29%) MATLAB
9 5 (3.29%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.63%) Groovy
11 2 (1.32%) C++
12 1 (0.66%) C
12 1 (0.66%) C#
12 1 (0.66%) PHP
12 1 (0.66%) Jython
12 1 (0.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 6 (3.95%) PhD
2 1 (0.66%) Degree
2 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.66%) Basel II
1 1 (0.66%) QA
1 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
System Software
1 53 (34.87%) HDFS
2 23 (15.13%) Apache Flume
3 5 (3.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.66%) NFS
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.66%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 17 (11.18%) Oozie
2 15 (9.87%) Hadoop YARN
3 5 (3.29%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.63%) Graphite
5 3 (1.97%) Puppet
6 2 (1.32%) Ambari
6 2 (1.32%) Kibana
6 2 (1.32%) Ansible
6 2 (1.32%) Nagios
7 1 (0.66%) logstash
7 1 (0.66%) Check_MK
7 1 (0.66%) Chukwa
Vendors
1 21 (13.82%) Oracle
2 19 (12.50%) Cloudera
3 14 (9.21%) Teradata
4 9 (5.92%) Tableau
5 8 (5.26%) Hortonworks
6 7 (4.61%) Netezza
7 6 (3.95%) Informatica
8 5 (3.29%) Cognos
8 5 (3.29%) IBM
8 5 (3.29%) Splunk
9 4 (2.63%) Vertica
9 4 (2.63%) MapR
9 4 (2.63%) SAP
10 3 (1.97%) Ab Initio
10 3 (1.97%) Talend
10 3 (1.97%) Greenplum
11 2 (1.32%) SaltStack
11 2 (1.32%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.66%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.66%) MicroStrategy
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