Period
to 16 February 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 16 February 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
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 784 716 597
Rank change year-on-year -68 -119 +106
Contract jobs citing Apache Pig 84 170 285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.085% 0.17% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.52% 1.03% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 123 190
UK median daily rate £575 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
10th Percentile £450 £413 £407
90th Percentile £688 £738 £713
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £488 £507
% change year-on-year -2.56% -3.75% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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 16,035 16,519 17,156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.30% 16.30% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,365 11,016 11,046
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £255
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 342 394 369
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.80 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.30 £19.50
% change year-on-year -4.38% -6.14% +2.63%

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 16 February 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 11 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 16 February 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 -65 83 £575 +5.50% 34
London -26 55 £625 +11.86% 27
UK excluding London -59 28 £475 -2.56% 7
South East -11 16 £413 -19.32% 2
North of England -19 6 £625 +47.06% 3
North West -8 5 £625 -10.71% 3
East Midlands +11 3 £475 -20.83%
Midlands -2 3 £475 -20.83%
East of England +1 2 - - 1
South West -53 1 - - 1
North East - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 16 February 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 76 (90.48%) Hadoop
1 76 (90.48%) Apache Hive
2 72 (85.71%) Big Data
3 57 (67.86%) Apache Spark
4 46 (54.76%) MapReduce
4 46 (54.76%) HBase
5 40 (47.62%) Apache Cassandra
6 39 (46.43%) NoSQL
6 39 (46.43%) HDFS
7 36 (42.86%) SQL
8 35 (41.67%) Java
9 34 (40.48%) Python
10 33 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
11 32 (38.10%) MongoDB
11 32 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
11 32 (38.10%) Kafka
12 31 (36.90%) Microsoft Azure
13 30 (35.71%) Impala
14 27 (32.14%) Hadoop YARN
14 27 (32.14%) Scala
14 27 (32.14%) Data Warehouse
15 26 (30.95%) Apache
15 26 (30.95%) Analytics
16 24 (28.57%) Apache Flume
16 24 (28.57%) ETL
17 23 (27.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 23 (27.38%) Data Science
18 22 (26.19%) Oozie
19 21 (25.00%) MySQL

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 57 (67.86%) Apache Spark
2 26 (30.95%) Apache
3 7 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (5.95%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (3.57%) Apache Solr
5 3 (3.57%) nginx
5 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.38%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (1.19%) Jupyter
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.38%) GNU Octave
3 1 (1.19%) Chatbot
3 1 (1.19%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) SAP MM
1 3 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (3.57%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 32 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (36.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (20.24%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (10.71%) Amazon EMR
4 9 (10.71%) Amazon S3
4 9 (10.71%) IaaS
5 8 (9.52%) Azure Data Factory
6 7 (8.33%) Amazon Kinesis
7 6 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (5.95%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 4 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (2.38%) Serverless
11 1 (1.19%) AWS Data Pipeline
11 1 (1.19%) GitHub
11 1 (1.19%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) Kerberos
1 6 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.95%) LAN
2 5 (5.95%) WAN
3 3 (3.57%) DNS
3 3 (3.57%) Firewall
3 3 (3.57%) HTTP
3 3 (3.57%) ICMP
3 3 (3.57%) SSL
3 3 (3.57%) VPN
4 1 (1.19%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (90.48%) Apache Hive
1 76 (90.48%) Hadoop
2 72 (85.71%) Big Data
3 46 (54.76%) HBase
4 40 (47.62%) Apache Cassandra
5 39 (46.43%) NoSQL
6 32 (38.10%) MongoDB
7 30 (35.71%) Impala
8 27 (32.14%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (25.00%) MySQL
10 20 (23.81%) SQL Server
11 17 (20.24%) Sqoop
12 14 (16.67%) Mahout
13 12 (14.29%) Relational Database
14 11 (13.10%) Amazon Redshift
15 10 (11.90%) Data Lake
15 10 (11.90%) Parquet
16 7 (8.33%) Amazon Athena
16 7 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
17 6 (7.14%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 13 (15.48%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.10%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.76%) Maven
4 4 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (3.57%) Artifactory
5 3 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.57%) Bitbucket
5 3 (3.57%) CodeSonar
5 3 (3.57%) git-flow
5 3 (3.57%) Gradle
5 3 (3.57%) JIRA
5 3 (3.57%) LSMW
5 3 (3.57%) Robot Framework
5 3 (3.57%) Selenium
5 3 (3.57%) SonarQube
5 3 (3.57%) Subversion
6 1 (1.19%) ERwin
6 1 (1.19%) Toad
General
1 12 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Banking
2 5 (5.95%) General Ledger
3 4 (4.76%) Marketing
4 3 (3.57%) Games
4 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.38%) Legal
5 2 (2.38%) Retail
5 2 (2.38%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (27.38%) Data Engineer
2 20 (23.81%) Architect
3 19 (22.62%) Developer
4 15 (17.86%) Big Data Engineer
5 14 (16.67%) Big Data Architect
5 14 (16.67%) Data Architect
6 10 (11.90%) Big Data Developer
7 9 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (9.52%) Data Scientist
9 7 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
10 6 (7.14%) Hadoop Developer
11 5 (5.95%) Platform Architect
12 4 (4.76%) Analyst
13 3 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 3 (3.57%) Data Analyst
13 3 (3.57%) Hadoop Architect
13 3 (3.57%) Platform Engineer
13 3 (3.57%) Senior Data Engineer
13 3 (3.57%) Senior Data Scientist
13 3 (3.57%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (38.10%) Kafka
2 13 (15.48%) Apache NiFi
3 10 (11.90%) REST
4 9 (10.71%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (10.71%) Spark Streaming
5 8 (9.52%) SOAP
6 6 (7.14%) HTML
7 5 (5.95%) Apache Avro
7 5 (5.95%) Apache Beam
7 5 (5.95%) Apache Camel
7 5 (5.95%) Flask
7 5 (5.95%) HTML5
7 5 (5.95%) JSON
7 5 (5.95%) NumPy
7 5 (5.95%) Web Services
8 4 (4.76%) .NET
8 4 (4.76%) .NET Framework
8 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET
8 4 (4.76%) Pandas
9 3 (3.57%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.33%) Algorithms
1 7 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 5 (5.95%) Credit Risk
2 5 (5.95%) Hedge funds
3 4 (4.76%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.19%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.19%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.19%) RIA
6 1 (1.19%) Social Media
6 1 (1.19%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.81%) Linux
2 13 (15.48%) Unix
3 5 (5.95%) Windows
4 3 (3.57%) Android
4 3 (3.57%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.57%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.19%) CentOS
5 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (54.76%) MapReduce
2 33 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (30.95%) Analytics
5 24 (28.57%) ETL
6 23 (27.38%) Data Science
7 19 (22.62%) DevOps
8 17 (20.24%) Migration
9 16 (19.05%) Data Modelling
10 12 (14.29%) Data Analytics
10 12 (14.29%) Open Source
10 12 (14.29%) Scrum
11 11 (13.10%) Computer Science
11 11 (13.10%) Data Visualisation
11 11 (13.10%) Machine Learning
11 11 (13.10%) Visualisation
12 10 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (10.71%) Business Continuity
13 9 (10.71%) SDLC
14 8 (9.52%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (42.86%) SQL
2 35 (41.67%) Java
3 34 (40.48%) Python
4 27 (32.14%) Scala
5 16 (19.05%) C++
6 15 (17.86%) R
7 10 (11.90%) JavaScript
8 9 (10.71%) C
8 9 (10.71%) C#
9 4 (4.76%) Ruby
9 4 (4.76%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.57%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.57%) Go
10 3 (3.57%) Objective-C
10 3 (3.57%) PHP
10 3 (3.57%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.57%) VB
11 2 (2.38%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.38%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.19%) Pig Latin
Qualifications
1 10 (11.90%) Degree
2 8 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (7.14%) MCSE
3 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.57%) CCNA
4 3 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.57%) CISSP
4 3 (3.57%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (3.57%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.57%) GIAC
4 3 (3.57%) Linux+ Certification
4 3 (3.57%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (3.57%) PhD
4 3 (3.57%) SANS
4 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.57%) SSCP
5 1 (1.19%) MBA
5 1 (1.19%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) Data Quality
1 5 (5.95%) SLA
2 2 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 39 (46.43%) HDFS
2 24 (28.57%) Apache Flume
3 23 (27.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 11 (13.10%) Docker
5 6 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (32.14%) Hadoop YARN
2 22 (26.19%) Oozie
3 13 (15.48%) Ambari
3 13 (15.48%) Ansible
3 13 (15.48%) Puppet
4 8 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (7.14%) Terraform
6 4 (4.76%) Kubernetes
7 3 (3.57%) Consul
7 3 (3.57%) HAProxy
7 3 (3.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (3.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (3.57%) Prometheus
7 3 (3.57%) Salt
7 3 (3.57%) Sysdig
8 2 (2.38%) Ganglia
8 2 (2.38%) Nagios
9 1 (1.19%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (1.19%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (20.24%) Google
1 17 (20.24%) Oracle
2 16 (19.05%) Hortonworks
3 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (10.71%) Cloudera
5 6 (7.14%) Databricks
5 6 (7.14%) MapR
5 6 (7.14%) Tableau
6 5 (5.95%) Cisco
6 5 (5.95%) Talend
7 3 (3.57%) Netezza
7 3 (3.57%) SAP
8 2 (2.38%) Informatica
8 2 (2.38%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.19%) Adobe
9 1 (1.19%) BMC
9 1 (1.19%) Cerner
9 1 (1.19%) Dynatrace
9 1 (1.19%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (1.19%) Red Hat