The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Apache Pig skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apache Pig over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apache Pig
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 159 191
Rank change year-on-year +6 +32  
Contract jobs citing Apache Pig 10 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.31% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.98% 1.27% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 9
Median daily rate £650 £525 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.80% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £450 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £800 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Apache Pig is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 506 551 998
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 15.45% 16.58% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 427 746
Median daily rate £493 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.44% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 25
Median hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.42% +2.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £122.50 £22.00 £34.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

Apache Pig
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Apache Pig as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Pig in the City of London

Apache Pig
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Apache Pig in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Pig in the City of London

Apache Pig
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Pig in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Pig in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Apache Pig also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Apache Pig.

1 21 (95.45%) Apache Hive
2 19 (86.36%) Hadoop
3 18 (81.82%) Big Data
4 15 (68.18%) Java
5 13 (59.09%) Apache Spark
6 12 (54.55%) Python
7 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (40.91%) HDFS
8 9 (40.91%) HBase
9 8 (36.36%) MapReduce
9 8 (36.36%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (27.27%) Scala
10 6 (27.27%) DevOps
10 6 (27.27%) Algorithms
10 6 (27.27%) Finance
10 6 (27.27%) Unix
11 5 (22.73%) Linux
11 5 (22.73%) Apache
11 5 (22.73%) SQL
11 5 (22.73%) Banking
11 5 (22.73%) Ansible
11 5 (22.73%) Sqoop
11 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
12 4 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (18.18%) Apache Solr
12 4 (18.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (18.18%) Kafka
12 4 (18.18%) Analytics
12 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
12 4 (18.18%) Impala

Apache Pig
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (59.09%) Apache Spark
2 5 (22.73%) Apache
3 4 (18.18%) Apache Solr
4 3 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (4.55%) AWS Data Pipeline
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (95.45%) Apache Hive
2 19 (86.36%) Hadoop
3 18 (81.82%) Big Data
4 9 (40.91%) HBase
5 8 (36.36%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (22.73%) Sqoop
7 4 (18.18%) Impala
8 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
8 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
8 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
8 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
9 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (9.09%) IBM BigInsights
10 1 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (4.55%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (4.55%) Apache Zeppelin
10 1 (4.55%) Blockchain
10 1 (4.55%) Data Lake
10 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) JUnit
3 1 (4.55%) EasyMock
3 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.55%) IntelliJ
3 1 (4.55%) Mockito
3 1 (4.55%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
3 4 (18.18%) Investment Banking
4 2 (9.09%) Front Office
5 1 (4.55%) Games
5 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Big Data Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Data Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Scala Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) Data Scientist
6 2 (9.09%) Development Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Hadoop Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) AWS Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) AWS Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Hadoop Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Java Scala Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Linux Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Market Risk Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Redshift Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Data Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Market Risk Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Kafka
2 3 (13.64%) Akka
2 3 (13.64%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Tez
3 1 (4.55%) ggplot
3 1 (4.55%) GraphX
3 1 (4.55%) Middleware
3 1 (4.55%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (4.55%) NumPy
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Algorithms
2 4 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (9.09%) Equities
3 2 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.55%) Derivative
4 1 (4.55%) Fintech
4 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.55%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Unix
2 5 (22.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) MapReduce
3 6 (27.27%) DevOps
4 4 (18.18%) Analytics
5 3 (13.64%) ATDD
5 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 3 (13.64%) Machine Learning
5 3 (13.64%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) Data Acquisition
6 2 (9.09%) Data Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) Data Integration
6 2 (9.09%) Data Management
6 2 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (9.09%) ETL
6 2 (9.09%) Statistics
6 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
7 1 (4.55%) Computer Vision
7 1 (4.55%) Concurrent Programming
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Optimisation
7 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Java
2 12 (54.55%) Python
3 6 (27.27%) Scala
4 5 (22.73%) SQL
5 3 (13.64%) R
6 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 2 (9.09%) Ruby
7 1 (4.55%) C#
7 1 (4.55%) Haskell
7 1 (4.55%) HiveQL
7 1 (4.55%) MATLAB
7 1 (4.55%) Perl
7 1 (4.55%) Pig Latin
7 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) HDFS
2 4 (18.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (13.64%) Apache Flume
4 2 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Ansible
2 3 (13.64%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (13.64%) Oozie
2 3 (13.64%) Terraform
3 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
3 2 (9.09%) Mesos
3 2 (9.09%) Puppet
4 1 (4.55%) Ambari
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Tableau
2 2 (9.09%) Hortonworks
3 1 (4.55%) Cloudera
3 1 (4.55%) MapR
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft