The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 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
England / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 244 274
Rank change year-on-year 0 +30  
Contract jobs citing Apache Pig 10 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.20% 0.074%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.77% 1.12% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 3
Median daily rate £425 £388 £750
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% -48.33%  
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 South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1305 1605 1549
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 16.86% 17.91% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 772 1019 941
Median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.69% +11.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 51 57
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.63 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.60% -30.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +9.52%  

Apache Pig
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

Apache Pig
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Pig in the South East

Apache Pig
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Pig in the South East over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Pig in the South East

Apache Pig
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Buckinghamshire -13 5 £400 -
Surrey +6 3 £525 -
Berkshire +19 2 £425 +21.42% 1
Apache Pig
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region with a requirement for Apache Pig.

1 19 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 18 (94.74%) Big Data
3 15 (78.95%) Apache Hive
4 14 (73.68%) MapReduce
5 13 (68.42%) HBase
6 12 (63.16%) Impala
6 12 (63.16%) Apache Spark
7 11 (57.89%) HDFS
7 11 (57.89%) MongoDB
7 11 (57.89%) Java
8 10 (52.63%) Finance
8 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (52.63%) Sqoop
8 10 (52.63%) Hadoop YARN
8 10 (52.63%) Apache Flume
9 9 (47.37%) Cloudera
9 9 (47.37%) Scala
9 9 (47.37%) NoSQL
10 8 (42.11%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (42.11%) Python
10 8 (42.11%) Spark Streaming
11 7 (36.84%) Perl
11 7 (36.84%) Data Architecture
11 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (31.58%) ETL
13 5 (26.32%) Oozie
14 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
14 4 (21.05%) SQL
14 4 (21.05%) Apache
14 4 (21.05%) Scrum

Apache Pig
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (63.16%) Apache Spark
2 4 (21.05%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) Confluence
3 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 18 (94.74%) Big Data
3 15 (78.95%) Apache Hive
4 13 (68.42%) HBase
5 12 (63.16%) Impala
6 11 (57.89%) MongoDB
7 10 (52.63%) Sqoop
8 9 (47.37%) NoSQL
9 8 (42.11%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (5.26%) Apache Accumulo
10 1 (5.26%) Data Lake
10 1 (5.26%) Neo4j
10 1 (5.26%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Legal
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Big Data Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Security Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Big Data Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Data Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Data Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Hadoop Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Hadoop Developer
4 2 (10.53%) MongoDB Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Platform Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Big Data Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Hadoop Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Scala Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (5.26%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Smart Energy
2 1 (5.26%) BYOD
2 1 (5.26%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Debian
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) MapReduce
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (36.84%) Data Architecture
4 6 (31.58%) ETL
5 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) Information Security
6 3 (15.79%) ISMS
7 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.53%) DevOps
7 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.53%) Service Management
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (5.26%) OOD
8 1 (5.26%) SIEM
8 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) Scala
3 8 (42.11%) Python
4 7 (36.84%) Perl
5 4 (21.05%) SQL
6 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CISM
1 3 (15.79%) CISSP
1 3 (15.79%) CRISC
2 1 (5.26%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (5.26%) CCSP
2 1 (5.26%) CEH
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) ISAE 3402
1 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (15.79%) SSAE 16
2 2 (10.53%) SLA
3 1 (5.26%) ISO 22301
3 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) HDFS
2 10 (52.63%) Apache Flume
3 1 (5.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) Hadoop YARN
2 5 (26.32%) Oozie
3 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (15.79%) Puppet
4 1 (5.26%) Ambari
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Cloudera
2 2 (10.53%) Hortonworks
3 1 (5.26%) MapR
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat