Period
to 25 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 6 months to 25 August 2019 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
UK
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 796 782 692
Rank change year-on-year -14 -90 +35
Contract jobs citing Apache Pig 42 136 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.30% 0.79% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 82 110
UK median daily rate £518 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.91% +10.00% -0.50%
10th Percentile £421 £408 £408
90th Percentile £620 £700 £689
UK excluding London median daily rate £506 £505 £450
% change year-on-year +0.25% +12.22% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Apache Pig is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 13,870 17,233 16,286
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.49% 16.74% 16.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,790 11,240 10,508
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +2.86% +4.17%
10th Percentile £268 £268 £263
90th Percentile £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 328 416 412
UK median hourly rate £21.33 £20.50 £19.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +4.79% -4.32%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.21 £11.03
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.25 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.65% -6.92%

Apache Pig
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Apache Pig as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Pig in the UK

Apache Pig
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Pig in the UK

Apache Pig
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Pig over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Pig in the UK

Apache Pig
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Pig.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache Pig in the UK

Apache Pig
Top 12 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 25 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -11 41 £518 -5.91% 10
UK excluding London +16 23 £506 +0.25% 1
London -6 17 £538 -4.44% 10
South East +43 12 £514 +5.38%
North of England +22 6 £525 -4.55%
North West +18 5 £550 -12.00%
East of England +26 2 £550 -12.00%
Scotland +32 1 - - 1
Midlands +25 1 £450 -33.33%
East Midlands +16 1 £450 -33.33%
South West -34 1 £500 +12.36%
North East - 1 £500 -

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Apache Pig also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Apache Pig.

1 36 (85.71%) Apache Hive
2 34 (80.95%) Hadoop
3 32 (76.19%) Big Data
3 32 (76.19%) Apache Spark
4 23 (54.76%) Python
5 20 (47.62%) AWS
5 20 (47.62%) Scala
6 18 (42.86%) ETL
6 18 (42.86%) SQL
7 15 (35.71%) Apache Cassandra
7 15 (35.71%) Oozie
8 14 (33.33%) Docker
8 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (30.95%) NoSQL
9 13 (30.95%) HDFS
9 13 (30.95%) Kubernetes
9 13 (30.95%) Data Science
10 12 (28.57%) DevOps
10 12 (28.57%) HBase
10 12 (28.57%) Linux
11 11 (26.19%) MapReduce
11 11 (26.19%) Impala
12 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (21.43%) Puppet
13 9 (21.43%) PL/SQL
13 9 (21.43%) Ansible
13 9 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
14 8 (19.05%) Analytics
14 8 (19.05%) Terraform
14 8 (19.05%) Amazon ECS

Apache Pig
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 32 (76.19%) Apache Spark
2 4 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.76%) Apache
3 2 (4.76%) Jupyter
3 2 (4.76%) SAS
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 20 (47.62%) AWS
2 8 (19.05%) Amazon ECS
3 7 (16.67%) GCP
4 5 (11.90%) Amazon Glacier
4 5 (11.90%) Azure
5 4 (9.52%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (4.76%) Amazon SageMaker
7 2 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (2.38%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
8 1 (2.38%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (2.38%) AWS Data Pipeline
8 1 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (2.38%) GitHub
8 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
8 1 (2.38%) Qubole
8 1 (2.38%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (85.71%) Apache Hive
2 34 (80.95%) Hadoop
3 32 (76.19%) Big Data
4 15 (35.71%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (30.95%) NoSQL
6 12 (28.57%) HBase
7 11 (26.19%) Impala
8 7 (16.67%) MongoDB
8 7 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
9 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 4 (9.52%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (9.52%) Data Lake
11 3 (7.14%) BigQuery
11 3 (7.14%) Data Mining
11 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (2.38%) Amazon Athena
12 1 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (2.38%) QlikView
12 1 (2.38%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.14%) Subversion
4 2 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.76%) Gradle
4 2 (4.76%) Hudson
4 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.38%) Maven
5 1 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (11.90%) Banking
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Law
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Private Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Data Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Ab Initio Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Apache Spark Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Big Data Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Data Scientist
6 3 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Python Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Cloud Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Hadoop Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Informatica Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Security Researcher
8 1 (2.38%) Data Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Platform Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) Kafka
2 4 (9.52%) Apache NiFi
2 4 (9.52%) Apache Tez
3 3 (7.14%) Node.js
3 3 (7.14%) Pandas
3 3 (7.14%) Web Services
4 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.76%) D3.js
4 2 (4.76%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (4.76%) NumPy
4 2 (4.76%) React
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Beam
5 1 (2.38%) Caffe
5 1 (2.38%) ggplot
5 1 (2.38%) Keras
5 1 (2.38%) Matplotlib
5 1 (2.38%) MXNet
5 1 (2.38%) scikit-learn
5 1 (2.38%) TensorFlow
5 1 (2.38%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Cloud Native
2 5 (11.90%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.14%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Linux
2 7 (16.67%) Unix
3 2 (4.76%) Android
3 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.76%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) ETL
2 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (30.95%) Data Science
4 12 (28.57%) DevOps
5 11 (26.19%) MapReduce
6 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (19.05%) Analytics
8 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
9 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
9 7 (16.67%) SDLC
10 6 (14.29%) Data Modelling
10 6 (14.29%) Functional Programming
10 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
10 6 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
11 5 (11.90%) Data Ingestion
11 5 (11.90%) Machine Learning
11 5 (11.90%) Visualisation
12 4 (9.52%) Fintech
12 4 (9.52%) Regtech
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) Python
2 20 (47.62%) Scala
3 18 (42.86%) SQL
4 9 (21.43%) PL/SQL
5 8 (19.05%) Java
5 8 (19.05%) R
6 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.52%) Kotlin
7 3 (7.14%) C
7 3 (7.14%) C++
7 3 (7.14%) Ruby
7 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.38%) C#
8 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) AWS Certification
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (33.33%) Docker
2 13 (30.95%) HDFS
3 6 (14.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (9.52%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 15 (35.71%) Oozie
2 13 (30.95%) Kubernetes
3 9 (21.43%) Ansible
3 9 (21.43%) Puppet
4 8 (19.05%) Terraform
5 4 (9.52%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (4.76%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (4.76%) Salt
8 1 (2.38%) Ambari
8 1 (2.38%) Consul
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) Ab Initio
2 6 (14.29%) Google
3 2 (4.76%) Informatica
4 1 (2.38%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.38%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.38%) MapR
4 1 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.38%) Palantir
4 1 (2.38%) Tableau