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 3 months to 22 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
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 540 558 578
Rank change year-on-year +18 +20  
Contract jobs citing Apache Pig 75 87 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.96% 0.90% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 61 37
Median daily rate £500 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £425 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £800 £735
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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7783 9700 10045
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.60% 17.99% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4973 6473 6270
Median daily rate £425 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 233 338
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.75% +1.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.49 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.20 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14%  

Apache Pig
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Pig in the UK

Apache Pig
Top 26 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 3 months to 22 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
England +35 75 £500 - 15
London +2 47 £525 +3.96% 12
South East +13 10 £425 +9.67% 1
South West - 10 £424 -
City of London +4 8 £540 +8.00% 5
East of England 0 7 £550 -
Somerset - 6 £424 -
Taunton - 6 £424 -
Buckinghamshire -13 5 £400 -
Norwich - 4 - -
Milton Keynes - 4 £400 -
Norfolk - 4 - -
Surrey +3 3 £525 -
Essex - 3 £550 -
Berkshire +16 2 £425 +21.42% 1
Staines +5 2 - -
Reading - 2 £425 -
Canary Wharf +1 1 - -
Heathrow - 1 £425 -
Scotland - 1 - - 2
North West - 1 - - 1
Devon - 1 - -
Thornton Heath - 1 £525 -
Manchester - 1 - - 1
Exeter - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 22 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 with a requirement for Apache Pig.

1 167 (92.27%) Hadoop
2 162 (89.50%) Apache Hive
3 152 (83.98%) Big Data
4 116 (64.09%) Apache Spark
5 111 (61.33%) Java
6 97 (53.59%) HBase
7 83 (45.86%) Python
8 75 (41.44%) MapReduce
9 68 (37.57%) Analytics
10 63 (34.81%) Scala
11 61 (33.70%) Apache Flume
12 58 (32.04%) NoSQL
12 58 (32.04%) SQL
13 56 (30.94%) Sqoop
13 56 (30.94%) HDFS
14 53 (29.28%) Agile Software Development
15 52 (28.73%) Apache Cassandra
16 50 (27.62%) Amazon AWS
16 50 (27.62%) MongoDB
17 47 (25.97%) Linux
18 45 (24.86%) Machine Learning
19 44 (24.31%) R
20 43 (23.76%) ETL
21 40 (22.10%) Finance
21 40 (22.10%) Analytical Skills
22 37 (20.44%) Cloudera
22 37 (20.44%) Data Warehouse
23 36 (19.89%) Business Intelligence
24 35 (19.34%) Oozie
25 34 (18.78%) Impala

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
1 116 (64.09%) Apache Spark
2 21 (11.60%) Apache
3 15 (8.29%) Apache Solr
3 15 (8.29%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (8.29%) SAS
4 4 (2.21%) JBoss
4 4 (2.21%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.21%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.66%) Mule
6 2 (1.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.10%) CMS
6 2 (1.10%) Confluence
6 2 (1.10%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.55%) DataSynapse
Applications
1 11 (6.08%) SPSS
2 5 (2.76%) Stata
3 3 (1.66%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 50 (27.62%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (8.84%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (8.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (6.08%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (5.52%) Amazon S3
6 7 (3.87%) AWS Data Pipeline
7 5 (2.76%) Amazon EMR
7 5 (2.76%) Amazon Kinesis
8 4 (2.21%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (1.66%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (1.10%) SaaS
11 1 (0.55%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.55%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.42%) Kerberos
2 4 (2.21%) Network Security
2 4 (2.21%) Skype
3 2 (1.10%) FTP
4 1 (0.55%) Firewall
4 1 (0.55%) HTTP
4 1 (0.55%) SNMP
4 1 (0.55%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (92.27%) Hadoop
2 162 (89.50%) Apache Hive
3 152 (83.98%) Big Data
4 97 (53.59%) HBase
5 58 (32.04%) NoSQL
6 56 (30.94%) Sqoop
7 52 (28.73%) Apache Cassandra
8 50 (27.62%) MongoDB
9 37 (20.44%) Data Warehouse
10 34 (18.78%) Impala
11 25 (13.81%) QlikView
12 23 (12.71%) SQL Server
13 21 (11.60%) Data Mining
14 19 (10.50%) Amazon Redshift
15 18 (9.94%) MySQL
16 16 (8.84%) Relational Database
17 9 (4.97%) Apache Accumulo
17 9 (4.97%) Apache Zeppelin
17 9 (4.97%) BusinessObjects
18 8 (4.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (6.63%) Jenkins
2 10 (5.52%) Talend Open Studio
3 9 (4.97%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.87%) Vagrant
5 5 (2.76%) Hudson
6 3 (1.66%) JIRA
6 3 (1.66%) JUnit
7 2 (1.10%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.10%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.10%) Mockito
7 2 (1.10%) Subversion
7 2 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.55%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.55%) EasyMock
8 1 (0.55%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.55%) Selenium
8 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
General
1 40 (22.10%) Finance
2 27 (14.92%) Banking
3 9 (4.97%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.87%) Retail
5 6 (3.31%) Games
6 5 (2.76%) Marketing
7 4 (2.21%) Front Office
8 3 (1.66%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (1.66%) Legal
8 3 (1.66%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.10%) Billing
9 2 (1.10%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.55%) German Language
Job Titles
1 63 (34.81%) Developer
2 55 (30.39%) Data Engineer
3 49 (27.07%) Big Data Engineer
4 34 (18.78%) Java Developer
5 26 (14.36%) Big Data Developer
6 19 (10.50%) Hadoop Engineer
7 16 (8.84%) Hadoop Developer
8 14 (7.73%) Data Scientist
9 12 (6.63%) AWS Engineer
10 11 (6.08%) Administrator
10 11 (6.08%) Architect
11 9 (4.97%) Analyst
11 9 (4.97%) Hadoop Administrator
12 8 (4.42%) Java Hadoop Developer
13 7 (3.87%) Cloud Developer
13 7 (3.87%) Data Analyst
13 7 (3.87%) Data Architect
13 7 (3.87%) DevOps Engineer
13 7 (3.87%) Java Engineer
14 6 (3.31%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (15.47%) Kafka
2 19 (10.50%) Spark Streaming
3 15 (8.29%) Web Services
4 10 (5.52%) Hibernate
4 10 (5.52%) Spring
5 8 (4.42%) REST
6 7 (3.87%) JMS
7 5 (2.76%) Ajax
7 5 (2.76%) Akka
7 5 (2.76%) HTML
7 5 (2.76%) jQuery
8 4 (2.21%) AngularJS
8 4 (2.21%) Apache Tez
8 4 (2.21%) D3.js
8 4 (2.21%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (2.21%) HTML5
8 4 (2.21%) JAX-WS
8 4 (2.21%) Natural Language Processing
8 4 (2.21%) Spring MVC
8 4 (2.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (22.10%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.39%) Computer Science
3 16 (8.84%) Algorithms
4 10 (5.52%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (4.97%) Market Risk
6 6 (3.31%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.76%) Replication
8 4 (2.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (2.21%) Fintech
8 4 (2.21%) Grid Computing
8 4 (2.21%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.66%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.66%) Smart Energy
10 2 (1.10%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (1.10%) Equities
10 2 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.10%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (1.10%) Shadow IT
10 2 (1.10%) Social Media
10 2 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 47 (25.97%) Linux
2 20 (11.05%) Unix
3 4 (2.21%) Windows
4 3 (1.66%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.10%) Android
5 2 (1.10%) CentOS
5 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.55%) Debian
6 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (41.44%) MapReduce
2 68 (37.57%) Analytics
3 53 (29.28%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (24.86%) Machine Learning
5 43 (23.76%) ETL
6 36 (19.89%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (16.02%) Open Source
8 22 (12.15%) Data Modelling
9 21 (11.60%) Data Analysis
9 21 (11.60%) Data Analytics
9 21 (11.60%) Data Architecture
10 19 (10.50%) Visualisation
11 18 (9.94%) DevOps
12 17 (9.39%) Scrum
12 17 (9.39%) Software Engineering
13 16 (8.84%) Performance Tuning
14 14 (7.73%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (7.73%) TDD
15 12 (6.63%) Data Engineering
15 12 (6.63%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 111 (61.33%) Java
2 83 (45.86%) Python
3 63 (34.81%) Scala
4 58 (32.04%) SQL
5 44 (24.31%) R
6 22 (12.15%) Perl
7 12 (6.63%) Shell Script
8 11 (6.08%) Bash Shell
9 9 (4.97%) JavaScript
10 8 (4.42%) C
10 8 (4.42%) C#
10 8 (4.42%) Ruby
11 6 (3.31%) MATLAB
11 6 (3.31%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.31%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.76%) HiveQL
13 3 (1.66%) C++
13 3 (1.66%) CQL
13 3 (1.66%) PHP
14 2 (1.10%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 21 (11.60%) Degree
2 12 (6.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (3.87%) CISM
3 7 (3.87%) CISSP
3 7 (3.87%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.31%) Master's Degree
5 4 (2.21%) CISA
6 3 (1.66%) CRISC
7 2 (1.10%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.10%) PhD
8 1 (0.55%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.55%) CCSP
8 1 (0.55%) CEH
8 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.08%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.87%) QA
3 5 (2.76%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.76%) SLA
4 4 (2.21%) FedRAMP
5 3 (1.66%) ISAE 3402
5 3 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.66%) SSAE 16
6 1 (0.55%) GDPR
6 1 (0.55%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 61 (33.70%) Apache Flume
2 56 (30.94%) HDFS
3 13 (7.18%) Docker
4 12 (6.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (1.66%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 35 (19.34%) Oozie
2 34 (18.78%) Hadoop YARN
3 18 (9.94%) Ansible
4 16 (8.84%) Puppet
5 15 (8.29%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (4.97%) Ambari
7 6 (3.31%) Kibana
8 5 (2.76%) Terraform
9 4 (2.21%) Kubernetes
9 4 (2.21%) logstash
9 4 (2.21%) Mesos
10 2 (1.10%) Nagios
Vendors
1 37 (20.44%) Cloudera
2 32 (17.68%) Tableau
3 24 (13.26%) Oracle
4 21 (11.60%) Hortonworks
5 17 (9.39%) Informatica
6 12 (6.63%) Cognos
7 10 (5.52%) Talend
8 9 (4.97%) Microsoft
9 8 (4.42%) Teradata
10 6 (3.31%) MicroStrategy
10 6 (3.31%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.76%) MapR
11 5 (2.76%) SAP
12 4 (2.21%) IBM
12 4 (2.21%) Sybase
12 4 (2.21%) Vertica
13 3 (1.66%) Ab Initio
13 3 (1.66%) RapidMiner
13 3 (1.66%) Splunk
14 2 (1.10%) ServiceNow
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