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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Pig
Rank 544 535 577
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +42
Contract jobs citing Apache Pig 62 44 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.083% 0.024%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.61% 0.48% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 43 10
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£550 £475 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +17.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £398 -
% change year-on-year
+25.78% -
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
10199 9081 10100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.03% 17.23% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6034 5282 5738
Average daily rate £375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 424 380 466
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.15 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 29 August 2014.

Apache Pig Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Apache Pig
Top 18 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 29 August 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 -2 60 £550 +15.78% 14
London +29 54 £550 +10.00% 9
City of London +14 17 £475 -5.00% 3
South East -14 3 - - 2
East of England - 3 £375 - 3
Surrey - 3 - - 1
Cambridge - 2 £375 - 3
Cambridgeshire - 2 £375 - 3
Hertfordshire - 1 £500 -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Oxford - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
North West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -

Apache Pig
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 111 (93.28%) Hadoop
2 99 (83.19%) Big Data
3 98 (82.35%) Apache Hive
4 86 (72.27%) Java
5 51 (42.86%) MapReduce
6 48 (40.34%) HBase
7 47 (39.50%) Python
8 46 (38.66%) Analytics
8 46 (38.66%) NoSQL
9 39 (32.77%) Apache Cassandra
10 38 (31.93%) SQL
11 31 (26.05%) Scala
12 27 (22.69%) MongoDB
13 25 (21.01%) Linux
14 24 (20.17%) R
14 24 (20.17%) HDFS
15 23 (19.33%) Impala
16 22 (18.49%) Oozie
16 22 (18.49%) Degree
17 20 (16.81%) ETL
18 19 (15.97%) Open Source
18 19 (15.97%) Cascading
19 18 (15.13%) Agile Software Development
20 17 (14.29%) Oracle
20 17 (14.29%) Visualisation
20 17 (14.29%) Mathematics
20 17 (14.29%) Kafka
21 15 (12.61%) Couchbase
21 15 (12.61%) Computer Science
21 15 (12.61%) JavaScript

Apache Pig
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (10.08%) Apache
2 9 (7.56%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (5.88%) Apache Solr
4 6 (5.04%) SAS
5 5 (4.20%) Confluence
6 4 (3.36%) Apache ServiceMix
7 3 (2.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.52%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.52%) SPSS
2 1 (0.84%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.08%) Amazon EMR
2 5 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.68%) PaaS
5 2 (1.68%) GitHub
6 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.68%) Internet
2 1 (0.84%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (93.28%) Hadoop
2 99 (83.19%) Big Data
3 98 (82.35%) Apache Hive
4 48 (40.34%) HBase
5 46 (38.66%) NoSQL
6 39 (32.77%) Apache Cassandra
7 27 (22.69%) MongoDB
8 23 (19.33%) Impala
9 15 (12.61%) Couchbase
9 15 (12.61%) Data Mining
10 14 (11.76%) Relational Database
11 12 (10.08%) MySQL
12 11 (9.24%) Sqoop
13 10 (8.40%) Mahout
13 10 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (7.56%) RDBMS
15 8 (6.72%) DB2
16 7 (5.88%) Oracle Database
17 6 (5.04%) Redis
18 5 (4.20%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 9 (7.56%) Maven
1 9 (7.56%) JIRA
2 7 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.20%) Cucumber
3 5 (4.20%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (3.36%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.36%) Mockito
4 4 (3.36%) JUnit
4 4 (3.36%) Hudson
5 3 (2.52%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.52%) Selenium
General
1 14 (11.76%) Finance
2 4 (3.36%) Banking
2 4 (3.36%) Marketing
3 3 (2.52%) Investment Banking
3 3 (2.52%) Games
3 3 (2.52%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.84%) Front Office
4 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.84%) Advertising
4 1 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 52 (43.70%) Developer
2 23 (19.33%) Architect
3 20 (16.81%) Hadoop Developer
4 16 (13.45%) Big Data Developer
5 15 (12.61%) Java Developer
6 11 (9.24%) Technical Architect
7 9 (7.56%) Analyst
7 9 (7.56%) Data Architect
7 9 (7.56%) Data Analyst
8 8 (6.72%) Consultant
8 8 (6.72%) Senior Developer
8 8 (6.72%) Data Consultant
9 7 (5.88%) Data Scientist
10 6 (5.04%) Big Data Consultant
11 5 (4.20%) Big Data Architect
11 5 (4.20%) Insight Analyst
12 4 (3.36%) Technical Developer
12 4 (3.36%) Senior Architect
12 4 (3.36%) Senior Technical Architect
12 4 (3.36%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.97%) Cascading
2 17 (14.29%) Kafka
3 11 (9.24%) XML
4 10 (8.40%) JSON
5 7 (5.88%) SOAP
5 7 (5.88%) RESTful
6 6 (5.04%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (5.04%) JDBC
6 6 (5.04%) Natural Language Processing
7 5 (4.20%) XSD
7 5 (4.20%) Middleware
8 4 (3.36%) Hibernate
8 4 (3.36%) Spring
8 4 (3.36%) J2SE
8 4 (3.36%) Apache Camel
9 3 (2.52%) Grails
9 3 (2.52%) JAX-RS
9 3 (2.52%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.52%) Apache Avro
9 3 (2.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.97%) Open Source
2 17 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 17 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 15 (12.61%) Computer Science
4 8 (6.72%) Data Integration
5 7 (5.88%) Statistics
6 3 (2.52%) Physics
7 2 (1.68%) Social Network
7 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.84%) Economics
8 1 (0.84%) Informatics
8 1 (0.84%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.01%) Linux
2 9 (7.56%) UNIX
3 2 (1.68%) CentOS
3 2 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.84%) Fedora
4 1 (0.84%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (42.86%) MapReduce
2 46 (38.66%) Analytics
3 20 (16.81%) ETL
4 18 (15.13%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (12.61%) Scrum
6 14 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 13 (10.92%) TDD
8 9 (7.56%) DevOps
9 8 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (6.72%) OO
10 7 (5.88%) OOP
10 7 (5.88%) E-Commerce
10 7 (5.88%) Pair Programming
10 7 (5.88%) Project Planning
10 7 (5.88%) Information Retrieval
10 7 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
10 7 (5.88%) Big Data Analytics
10 7 (5.88%) Data Analytics
11 6 (5.04%) BDD
11 6 (5.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (72.27%) Java
2 47 (39.50%) Python
3 38 (31.93%) SQL
4 31 (26.05%) Scala
5 24 (20.17%) R
6 15 (12.61%) JavaScript
7 13 (10.92%) Ruby
8 12 (10.08%) C
9 11 (9.24%) Perl
10 9 (7.56%) Bash Shell
11 7 (5.88%) C++
11 7 (5.88%) Groovy
12 4 (3.36%) Clojure
12 4 (3.36%) Shell Script
12 4 (3.36%) C#
13 2 (1.68%) PHP
13 2 (1.68%) PHP5
13 2 (1.68%) Erlang
14 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (18.49%) Degree
2 4 (3.36%) MCT
2 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.52%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.52%) PhD
4 2 (1.68%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 24 (20.17%) HDFS
2 9 (7.56%) Apache Flume
3 3 (2.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.68%) Varnish
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (18.49%) Oozie
2 11 (9.24%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (7.56%) Puppet
4 2 (1.68%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.68%) Chukwa
4 2 (1.68%) Ansible
5 1 (0.84%) Salt
5 1 (0.84%) Ambari
Vendors
1 17 (14.29%) Oracle
2 14 (11.76%) Cloudera
3 11 (9.24%) Tableau
4 9 (7.56%) Sybase
5 7 (5.88%) Google
6 6 (5.04%) Netezza
6 6 (5.04%) RapidMiner
6 6 (5.04%) Vertica
6 6 (5.04%) Microsoft
7 5 (4.20%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (4.20%) Atlassian
7 5 (4.20%) Greenplum
7 5 (4.20%) Talend
8 4 (3.36%) Hortonworks
8 4 (3.36%) DoubleClick
8 4 (3.36%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.52%) Teradata
10 2 (1.68%) JBoss
11 1 (0.84%) Cognos
11 1 (0.84%) IBM