The table below looks at the statistics for Lucene skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Lucene
Rank 553 584 574
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -10
Contract jobs citing Lucene 53 30 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.059% 0.091%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.20% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 23 42
Median daily rate £475 £500 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £638 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £394 £325
% change year-on-year
+26.98% +21.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Lucene
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14238 14764 13933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.05% 29.25% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 9894 10346 9666
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 235 162
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £16.47 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Lucene as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Lucene Jobs Demand Trend in England

Lucene
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lucene across the England region.

Lucene Daily Rate Trend in England

Lucene
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lucene across the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Lucene Daily Rate Histogram in England

Lucene
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lucene across the England region.

Lucene Hourly Rate Trend in England

Lucene
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lucene within the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +34 44 £475 -13.63% 14
South East +31 9 £500 +42.85% 2
Lucene
UK

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Lucene 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 England region with a requirement for Lucene.

1 69 (94.52%) Apache Solr
2 50 (68.49%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (67.12%) JavaScript
4 45 (61.64%) HTML
4 45 (61.64%) Java
5 39 (53.42%) Web Services
5 39 (53.42%) CSS
5 39 (53.42%) RESTful
6 38 (52.05%) Apache
7 32 (43.84%) SQL
8 28 (38.36%) Spring
8 28 (38.36%) NoSQL
9 27 (36.99%) jQuery
10 26 (35.62%) JSON
10 26 (35.62%) Adobe
10 26 (35.62%) MongoDB
10 26 (35.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 25 (34.25%) SOAP
11 25 (34.25%) XML
12 23 (31.51%) Linux
12 23 (31.51%) Ajax
12 23 (31.51%) TDD
13 22 (30.14%) OO
13 22 (30.14%) Apache Sling
13 22 (30.14%) Apache Felix
13 22 (30.14%) RabbitMQ
13 22 (30.14%) Elasticsearch
14 21 (28.77%) OSGi
14 21 (28.77%) Python
15 20 (27.40%) Git (software)

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 69 (94.52%) Apache Solr
2 38 (52.05%) Apache
3 26 (35.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 22 (30.14%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (23.29%) Tomcat
6 11 (15.07%) Apache Spark
6 11 (15.07%) Jetty
7 10 (13.70%) CMS
8 9 (12.33%) nginx
9 7 (9.59%) Apache Pig
10 4 (5.48%) Mule
10 4 (5.48%) Mule ESB
10 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
10 4 (5.48%) WebLogic Portal
11 3 (4.11%) Alfresco
11 3 (4.11%) OpenStack
12 2 (2.74%) Drupal
12 2 (2.74%) JBoss
13 1 (1.37%) Documentum
13 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Intranet
2 1 (1.37%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (38.36%) NoSQL
2 26 (35.62%) MongoDB
3 15 (20.55%) Big Data
4 11 (15.07%) Hadoop
5 10 (13.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (13.70%) MySQL
6 8 (10.96%) Apache Hive
6 8 (10.96%) MarkLogic
6 8 (10.96%) Riak
7 7 (9.59%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (9.59%) Impala
7 7 (9.59%) SQL Server
8 5 (6.85%) Relational Database
9 4 (5.48%) Endeca
10 3 (4.11%) Pentaho
10 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (2.74%) MariaDB
12 1 (1.37%) Couchbase
12 1 (1.37%) Neo4j
12 1 (1.37%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 20 (27.40%) Git (software)
2 19 (26.03%) Maven
3 14 (19.18%) Subversion
4 13 (17.81%) Selenium
5 12 (16.44%) Gradle
6 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
6 4 (5.48%) JUnit
7 2 (2.74%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.37%) AppVeyor
8 1 (1.37%) JIRA
8 1 (1.37%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (12.33%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Publishing
3 3 (4.11%) Banking
3 3 (4.11%) Marketing
4 2 (2.74%) Retail
5 1 (1.37%) Automotive
5 1 (1.37%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 52 (71.23%) Developer
2 28 (38.36%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.33%) Software Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) Java Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) Java Software Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Lead Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Agile Developer
6 6 (8.22%) AWS Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) HTML Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Agile Java Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Architect
7 5 (6.85%) AWS Developer
7 5 (6.85%) AWS Software Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Java Software Developer
7 5 (6.85%) JavaScript Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (61.64%) HTML
2 39 (53.42%) CSS
2 39 (53.42%) RESTful
2 39 (53.42%) Web Services
3 28 (38.36%) Spring
4 27 (36.99%) jQuery
5 26 (35.62%) JSON
6 25 (34.25%) SOAP
6 25 (34.25%) XML
7 23 (31.51%) Ajax
8 22 (30.14%) Apache Felix
8 22 (30.14%) Apache Sling
8 22 (30.14%) RabbitMQ
9 21 (28.77%) OSGi
10 15 (20.55%) HTML5
11 14 (19.18%) Hibernate
12 13 (17.81%) AngularJS
13 10 (13.70%) .NET
14 8 (10.96%) REST
15 7 (9.59%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.48%) PKI
3 3 (4.11%) iPad
3 3 (4.11%) User Experience
4 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.74%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.37%) Biology
5 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.37%) Ontologies
5 1 (1.37%) Replication
5 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.51%) Linux
2 13 (17.81%) Unix
3 3 (4.11%) Android
3 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.37%) CentOS
4 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (68.49%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.51%) TDD
3 22 (30.14%) OO
4 19 (26.03%) OOD
5 17 (23.29%) Open Source
6 15 (20.55%) Scrum
7 11 (15.07%) Build Automation
7 11 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (13.70%) Software Engineering
9 9 (12.33%) Continuous Deployment
9 9 (12.33%) Web Development
10 8 (10.96%) ETL
11 7 (9.59%) BDD
11 7 (9.59%) Code Coverage
11 7 (9.59%) Data Analysis
11 7 (9.59%) DevOps
11 7 (9.59%) MapReduce
11 7 (9.59%) Statistical Modelling
12 6 (8.22%) Automation Testing
12 6 (8.22%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 49 (67.12%) JavaScript
2 45 (61.64%) Java
3 32 (43.84%) SQL
4 21 (28.77%) Python
5 16 (21.92%) Bash Shell
6 15 (20.55%) Scala
7 9 (12.33%) C++
7 9 (12.33%) Ruby
8 8 (10.96%) Perl
9 7 (9.59%) R
10 5 (6.85%) C#
11 3 (4.11%) Go
12 2 (2.74%) PHP
13 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.37%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Docker
1 2 (2.74%) GlusterFS
1 2 (2.74%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (10.96%) Hadoop YARN
2 5 (6.85%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.48%) Ansible
3 4 (5.48%) CA Single Sign-On
3 4 (5.48%) OpenSSO
3 4 (5.48%) Puppet
4 3 (4.11%) Kibana
4 3 (4.11%) logstash
4 3 (4.11%) Salt
5 2 (2.74%) Piwik
6 1 (1.37%) Oozie
6 1 (1.37%) Packer
Vendors
1 26 (35.62%) Adobe
2 9 (12.33%) Oracle
3 4 (5.48%) Apigee
3 4 (5.48%) ATG
3 4 (5.48%) BEA
4 1 (1.37%) EMC
4 1 (1.37%) FatWire
4 1 (1.37%) Google
4 1 (1.37%) hybris
4 1 (1.37%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.37%) Splunk
4 1 (1.37%) Sun
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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