The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 29 March 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
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 324 349 363
Rank change year-on-year +25 +14  
Contract jobs citing Apache Pig 84 90 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.43% 0.40% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.26% 2.36% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 72 36
Median daily rate £538 £538 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £396 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  
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 London with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 3718 3809 3755
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 19.01% 16.97% 17.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2583 2637 2472
Median daily rate £475 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 53 94
Median hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +11.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £87.80 £51.75 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

Apache Pig
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 London

Apache Pig
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Pig in London

Apache Pig
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Pig in London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Pig in London

Apache Pig
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Pig within the London region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -15 13 £565 +2.72% 5
Thornton Heath - 1 £525 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Heathrow - 1 £425 -
Apache Pig
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 London region with a requirement for Apache Pig.

1 201 (94.37%) Apache Hive
2 194 (91.08%) Hadoop
3 184 (86.38%) Big Data
4 134 (62.91%) Apache Spark
5 118 (55.40%) Java
6 99 (46.48%) Python
7 94 (44.13%) HBase
8 86 (40.38%) MapReduce
9 79 (37.09%) Analytics
9 79 (37.09%) Scala
10 78 (36.62%) SQL
11 76 (35.68%) NoSQL
12 68 (31.92%) HDFS
13 67 (31.46%) Linux
14 66 (30.99%) Apache Cassandra
15 61 (28.64%) Finance
16 57 (26.76%) Data Warehouse
17 54 (25.35%) Kafka
17 54 (25.35%) Amazon AWS
18 52 (24.41%) Banking
19 49 (23.00%) Hortonworks
19 49 (23.00%) R
19 49 (23.00%) Hadoop YARN
19 49 (23.00%) Sqoop
20 48 (22.54%) Analytical Skills
20 48 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
21 47 (22.07%) Oozie
22 46 (21.60%) MongoDB
23 45 (21.13%) Tableau
23 45 (21.13%) Apache Flume

Apache Pig
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 134 (62.91%) Apache Spark
2 27 (12.68%) Apache
3 22 (10.33%) Apache Solr
4 11 (5.16%) SAS
5 4 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.94%) JBoss
7 2 (0.94%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.94%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.47%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.47%) CMS
8 1 (0.47%) Confluence
8 1 (0.47%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.47%) IIS
8 1 (0.47%) Mule
Applications
1 14 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.69%) SPSS
3 3 (1.41%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 54 (25.35%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (7.04%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (6.57%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (4.69%) Amazon S3
5 7 (3.29%) AWS Data Pipeline
6 5 (2.35%) Amazon EMR
7 4 (1.88%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (1.88%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (1.88%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (1.88%) SaaS
8 3 (1.41%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.47%) GitHub
9 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.47%) IaaS
9 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.69%) Kerberos
2 2 (0.94%) FTP
2 2 (0.94%) LDAP
2 2 (0.94%) Network Security
3 1 (0.47%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (94.37%) Apache Hive
2 194 (91.08%) Hadoop
3 184 (86.38%) Big Data
4 94 (44.13%) HBase
5 76 (35.68%) NoSQL
6 66 (30.99%) Apache Cassandra
7 57 (26.76%) Data Warehouse
8 49 (23.00%) Sqoop
9 46 (21.60%) MongoDB
10 40 (18.78%) QlikView
10 40 (18.78%) SQL Server
11 37 (17.37%) Relational Database
12 34 (15.96%) Impala
13 23 (10.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 20 (9.39%) Amazon Redshift
15 16 (7.51%) Data Lake
16 15 (7.04%) BusinessObjects
17 14 (6.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 14 (6.57%) Snowflake Schema
17 14 (6.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (8.45%) Talend Open Studio
2 10 (4.69%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.69%) JUnit
2 10 (4.69%) Mockito
3 7 (3.29%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.29%) Maven
4 4 (1.88%) Subversion
5 3 (1.41%) Hudson
6 2 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.47%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.47%) EasyMock
7 1 (0.47%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.47%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.47%) JIRA
7 1 (0.47%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.47%) TeamCity
General
1 61 (28.64%) Finance
2 52 (24.41%) Banking
3 21 (9.86%) Retail
4 18 (8.45%) Front Office
5 15 (7.04%) Corporate Banking
6 14 (6.57%) Marketing
6 14 (6.57%) Retail Banking
7 10 (4.69%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.88%) Games
9 3 (1.41%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.47%) Advertising
10 1 (0.47%) Billing
Job Titles
1 63 (29.58%) Developer
2 56 (26.29%) Data Engineer
3 55 (25.82%) Big Data Engineer
4 25 (11.74%) Hadoop Engineer
5 24 (11.27%) Architect
5 24 (11.27%) Big Data Developer
5 24 (11.27%) Java Developer
6 19 (8.92%) Data Architect
7 16 (7.51%) Administrator
7 16 (7.51%) Data Scientist
8 15 (7.04%) DevOps Engineer
8 15 (7.04%) Hadoop Developer
9 14 (6.57%) Big Data Architect
10 13 (6.10%) Hadoop Administrator
11 12 (5.63%) Senior Developer
12 11 (5.16%) Senior Java Developer
13 10 (4.69%) Hadoop Architect
14 8 (3.76%) AWS Engineer
14 8 (3.76%) Consultant
14 8 (3.76%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (25.35%) Kafka
2 18 (8.45%) Web Services
3 15 (7.04%) Spring
4 12 (5.63%) Lucene
4 12 (5.63%) REST
5 11 (5.16%) Akka
5 11 (5.16%) Hibernate
5 11 (5.16%) JMS
6 8 (3.76%) Cascading
6 8 (3.76%) XML
7 7 (3.29%) AngularJS
8 6 (2.82%) D3.js
8 6 (2.82%) JSON
8 6 (2.82%) Spark Streaming
9 5 (2.35%) Regular Expression
10 4 (1.88%) Apache Tez
10 4 (1.88%) Drools
10 4 (1.88%) HTML
10 4 (1.88%) Natural Language Processing
11 3 (1.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 48 (22.54%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (9.86%) Algorithms
3 19 (8.92%) Computer Science
4 12 (5.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (5.63%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.69%) Replication
6 7 (3.29%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.82%) Derivative
7 6 (2.82%) Equities
8 5 (2.35%) Fintech
8 5 (2.35%) Market Risk
9 4 (1.88%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.41%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.94%) Clustering
11 2 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.94%) Grid Computing
11 2 (0.94%) Social Media
12 1 (0.47%) DataPower
12 1 (0.47%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 67 (31.46%) Linux
2 31 (14.55%) Unix
3 16 (7.51%) Windows
4 7 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (40.38%) MapReduce
2 79 (37.09%) Analytics
3 48 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (21.13%) ETL
5 40 (18.78%) Open Source
6 39 (18.31%) Visualisation
7 36 (16.90%) Business Intelligence
7 36 (16.90%) DevOps
8 34 (15.96%) Data Analysis
8 34 (15.96%) Machine Learning
9 24 (11.27%) Data Modelling
10 22 (10.33%) Risk Management
11 17 (7.98%) Data Engineering
11 17 (7.98%) Statistics
12 16 (7.51%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (7.04%) Data Analytics
13 15 (7.04%) Investment Management
13 15 (7.04%) Mathematics
14 14 (6.57%) Data Visualisation
14 14 (6.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 118 (55.40%) Java
2 99 (46.48%) Python
3 79 (37.09%) Scala
4 78 (36.62%) SQL
5 49 (23.00%) R
6 31 (14.55%) Perl
7 27 (12.68%) Shell Script
8 24 (11.27%) Bash Shell
9 19 (8.92%) C#
10 17 (7.98%) T-SQL
11 14 (6.57%) Ruby
12 7 (3.29%) Haskell
13 6 (2.82%) JavaScript
13 6 (2.82%) PHP
14 5 (2.35%) C
14 5 (2.35%) MATLAB
15 3 (1.41%) CQL
16 2 (0.94%) C++
16 2 (0.94%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.47%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 38 (17.84%) Degree
2 6 (2.82%) PhD
3 2 (0.94%) CISA
3 2 (0.94%) CISM
3 2 (0.94%) CISSP
4 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.47%) PMP
4 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.57%) Data Quality
2 10 (4.69%) QA
3 2 (0.94%) FedRAMP
3 2 (0.94%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 68 (31.92%) HDFS
2 45 (21.13%) Apache Flume
3 23 (10.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 10 (4.69%) Docker
5 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 49 (23.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 47 (22.07%) Oozie
3 22 (10.33%) Ansible
4 16 (7.51%) Puppet
5 13 (6.10%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (5.16%) Ambari
7 9 (4.23%) Terraform
8 8 (3.76%) Kubernetes
8 8 (3.76%) Mesos
9 2 (0.94%) Kibana
9 2 (0.94%) logstash
9 2 (0.94%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 49 (23.00%) Hortonworks
2 45 (21.13%) Tableau
3 28 (13.15%) Cloudera
4 27 (12.68%) Microsoft
5 26 (12.21%) Oracle
6 18 (8.45%) Talend
7 16 (7.51%) Cognos
8 13 (6.10%) Informatica
8 13 (6.10%) Teradata
9 12 (5.63%) SAP
10 7 (3.29%) MicroStrategy
10 7 (3.29%) Vertica
11 6 (2.82%) Red Hat
12 5 (2.35%) IBM
12 5 (2.35%) MapR
13 4 (1.88%) Sybase
14 3 (1.41%) RapidMiner
14 3 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
15 2 (0.94%) Ab Initio
16 1 (0.47%) Netezza