Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 716 600 695
Rank change year-on-year -116 +95 +74
Contract jobs citing Apache Pig 162 264 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.28% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.99% 1.53% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 178 94
UK median daily rate £525 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £413 £406 £425
90th Percentile £725 £713 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £525 £538
% change year-on-year -4.76% -2.33% +19.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
UK median hourly rate £45.00 - £33.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £33.55

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 16,435 17,217 18,880
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.50% 18.06% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,972 11,095 11,991
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £231
90th Percentile £620 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +3.23% -0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 402 399 545
UK median hourly rate £19.42 £19.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.21% -9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.40 £46.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.30 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.53% - +14.29%

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 22 January 2018.

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 22 January 2018. 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 -95 159 £525 -4.55% 33
London -129 96 £550 - 20
UK excluding London +5 63 £500 -4.76% 14
South East -28 26 £531 -1.25% 7
South West +24 22 £450 -10.00%
East of England -21 9 £488 -11.36% 2
North of England +34 5 £400 -15.79% 3
Yorkshire +9 4 £400 -15.79% 3
North West 0 1 - -
East Midlands -2 1 £600 +11.63% 1
Midlands -4 1 £600 +35.21% 1
Scotland -16 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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.

1 153 (94.44%) Apache Hive
2 144 (88.89%) Hadoop
3 132 (81.48%) Big Data
4 117 (72.22%) Apache Spark
5 92 (56.79%) HBase
6 87 (53.70%) MapReduce
7 76 (46.91%) Java
8 67 (41.36%) Python
9 65 (40.12%) SQL
10 63 (38.89%) MongoDB
11 55 (33.95%) Scala
11 55 (33.95%) Apache Flume
12 53 (32.72%) Cloudera
12 53 (32.72%) HDFS
13 49 (30.25%) Finance
14 47 (29.01%) Analytics
15 46 (28.40%) Sqoop
15 46 (28.40%) Kafka
15 46 (28.40%) Machine Learning
15 46 (28.40%) NoSQL
15 46 (28.40%) ETL
16 39 (24.07%) Hadoop YARN
17 38 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
18 37 (22.84%) Apache
19 34 (20.99%) Apache Cassandra
19 34 (20.99%) Hortonworks
20 33 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
21 32 (19.75%) Oozie
22 31 (19.14%) MapR
22 31 (19.14%) Git (software)

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
1 117 (72.22%) Apache Spark
2 37 (22.84%) Apache
3 20 (12.35%) Jupyter
4 16 (9.88%) Apache Solr
5 4 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.85%) Confluence
7 2 (1.23%) JBoss
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.23%) SAS
7 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.23%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Gephi
1 1 (0.62%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 30 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (13.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (3.70%) GitHub
4 4 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.85%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (1.85%) Serverless
5 3 (1.85%) Slack
6 2 (1.23%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.23%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.23%) IaaS
6 2 (1.23%) PaaS
7 1 (0.62%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.62%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.62%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.62%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 1 (0.62%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.17%) Kerberos
2 2 (1.23%) HTTP
2 2 (1.23%) Internet
3 1 (0.62%) Firewall
3 1 (0.62%) SNMP
3 1 (0.62%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (94.44%) Apache Hive
2 144 (88.89%) Hadoop
3 132 (81.48%) Big Data
4 92 (56.79%) HBase
5 63 (38.89%) MongoDB
6 46 (28.40%) NoSQL
6 46 (28.40%) Sqoop
7 34 (20.99%) Apache Cassandra
8 30 (18.52%) Impala
9 29 (17.90%) Data Warehouse
10 27 (16.67%) Mahout
11 16 (9.88%) Relational Database
12 14 (8.64%) SAP BW
13 13 (8.02%) SAP Data Services
13 13 (8.02%) SQL Server
14 11 (6.79%) Data Mining
15 8 (4.94%) MySQL
16 7 (4.32%) MarkLogic
16 7 (4.32%) Riak
16 7 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (19.14%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.88%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.94%) Gradle
4 7 (4.32%) Subversion
4 7 (4.32%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.70%) Ant
5 6 (3.70%) Maven
5 6 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
6 5 (3.09%) HP UFT
6 5 (3.09%) JIRA
6 5 (3.09%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.47%) JUnit
8 3 (1.85%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.23%) Selenium
9 2 (1.23%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (1.23%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.62%) ERwin
10 1 (0.62%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 49 (30.25%) Finance
2 22 (13.58%) Banking
3 17 (10.49%) Retail
4 8 (4.94%) Marketing
5 7 (4.32%) Games
6 6 (3.70%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.70%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.23%) Advertising
7 2 (1.23%) Electronics
8 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.62%) French Language
8 1 (0.62%) Front Office
8 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.62%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.62%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (32.10%) Developer
2 28 (17.28%) Architect
2 28 (17.28%) Data Engineer
2 28 (17.28%) Data Scientist
3 21 (12.96%) Big Data Developer
3 21 (12.96%) Hadoop Developer
4 19 (11.73%) Big Data Engineer
5 16 (9.88%) Data Architect
6 11 (6.79%) Big Data Architect
6 11 (6.79%) Technical Architect
7 10 (6.17%) Java Developer
8 9 (5.56%) Hadoop Architect
9 7 (4.32%) Analyst
10 6 (3.70%) Hadoop Engineer
11 5 (3.09%) Administrator
11 5 (3.09%) Hadoop Administrator
11 5 (3.09%) Lead Developer
11 5 (3.09%) Machine Learning Engineer
12 4 (2.47%) Data Analyst
12 4 (2.47%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (28.40%) Kafka
2 25 (15.43%) scikit-learn
3 21 (12.96%) Pandas
3 21 (12.96%) Web Services
4 19 (11.73%) NumPy
5 18 (11.11%) Matplotlib
5 18 (11.11%) Seaborn
6 16 (9.88%) TensorFlow
7 15 (9.26%) XML
8 14 (8.64%) PySpark
9 12 (7.41%) Natural Language Processing
9 12 (7.41%) Spring
10 11 (6.79%) Node.js
11 10 (6.17%) Hibernate
11 10 (6.17%) Keras
12 8 (4.94%) J2EE
13 7 (4.32%) JMS
13 7 (4.32%) Lucene
13 7 (4.32%) Spark Streaming
14 6 (3.70%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (12.35%) Algorithms
3 16 (9.88%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.56%) Replication
5 7 (4.32%) Fintech
5 7 (4.32%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (3.09%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.85%) DataPower
7 3 (1.85%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.23%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.23%) iPad
8 2 (1.23%) Media Streaming
8 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.23%) MPEG
8 2 (1.23%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.62%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.62%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.62%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.20%) Linux
2 20 (12.35%) Unix
3 9 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (3.70%) CentOS
5 3 (1.85%) Debian
5 3 (1.85%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (53.70%) MapReduce
2 47 (29.01%) Analytics
3 46 (28.40%) ETL
3 46 (28.40%) Machine Learning
4 38 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (17.90%) Open Source
6 25 (15.43%) Visualisation
7 19 (11.73%) TDD
8 18 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (10.49%) Statistics
10 16 (9.88%) Data Management
10 16 (9.88%) Information Management
10 16 (9.88%) Mathematics
11 15 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (9.26%) Data Modelling
12 14 (8.64%) Bayesian Methods
12 14 (8.64%) Data Analysis
12 14 (8.64%) Scrum
12 14 (8.64%) Technical Architecture
13 13 (8.02%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 76 (46.91%) Java
2 67 (41.36%) Python
3 65 (40.12%) SQL
4 55 (33.95%) Scala
5 23 (14.20%) R
6 19 (11.73%) JavaScript
7 10 (6.17%) Perl
8 9 (5.56%) C#
9 8 (4.94%) Bash Shell
10 7 (4.32%) C
10 7 (4.32%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.70%) HiveQL
12 5 (3.09%) T-SQL
13 4 (2.47%) C++
13 4 (2.47%) PHP
14 3 (1.85%) Groovy
14 3 (1.85%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.85%) Ruby
15 2 (1.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (9.26%) Degree
2 6 (3.70%) Master's Degree
3 4 (2.47%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.47%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.85%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.62%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.56%) GDPR
2 3 (1.85%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 55 (33.95%) Apache Flume
2 53 (32.72%) HDFS
3 19 (11.73%) Docker
4 6 (3.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 39 (24.07%) Hadoop YARN
2 32 (19.75%) Oozie
3 6 (3.70%) Ambari
3 6 (3.70%) Puppet
4 5 (3.09%) Ansible
4 5 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.62%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.62%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.62%) Mesos
5 1 (0.62%) Terraform
Vendors
1 53 (32.72%) Cloudera
2 34 (20.99%) Hortonworks
3 31 (19.14%) MapR
4 24 (14.81%) Tableau
5 18 (11.11%) SAP
6 17 (10.49%) Microsoft
7 14 (8.64%) Informatica
7 14 (8.64%) Oracle
8 12 (7.41%) Teradata
9 10 (6.17%) Talend
10 6 (3.70%) Perforce
11 5 (3.09%) Alteryx
11 5 (3.09%) Google
12 4 (2.47%) Cognos
12 4 (2.47%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.85%) Atlassian
13 3 (1.85%) Vertica
14 2 (1.23%) IBM
14 2 (1.23%) Splunk
15 1 (0.62%) Adobe