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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Lucene
Rank 596 582 587
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing Lucene 26 38 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.073% 0.040%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.26% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 13
Median daily rate £425 £408 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% -4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £338 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £525 £574
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £408 -
% change year-on-year
+22.69% -
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
14812 14498 13767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 29.74% 28.02% 27.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10461 9943 9008
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 215 201
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.78 £18.30 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.35 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -7 20 £425 - 19
East of England +17 2 £300 -
North East - 2 £500 -
South East +1 1 £350 -7.59% 3
East Midlands - 1 £525 - 1
Lucene
UK

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 43 (66.15%) JavaScript
2 42 (64.62%) HTML
3 40 (61.54%) Apache Solr
4 39 (60.00%) Java
5 38 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (53.85%) CSS
7 27 (41.54%) Spring
8 26 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
9 25 (38.46%) Web Development
10 23 (35.38%) Linux
10 23 (35.38%) AngularJS
10 23 (35.38%) Git (software)
11 22 (33.85%) MVC
12 21 (32.31%) Hibernate
13 19 (29.23%) jQuery
13 19 (29.23%) Apache
14 18 (27.69%) REST
14 18 (27.69%) Sass
15 16 (24.62%) GitHub
15 16 (24.62%) C#
15 16 (24.62%) TDD
16 15 (23.08%) JSON
16 15 (23.08%) Relational Database
16 15 (23.08%) Node.js
17 14 (21.54%) RESTful
17 14 (21.54%) DevOps
17 14 (21.54%) Spring MVC
18 12 (18.46%) Multithreading
18 12 (18.46%) SQL
18 12 (18.46%) Web Services

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 40 (61.54%) Apache Solr
2 26 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (29.23%) Apache
4 8 (12.31%) CMS
5 7 (10.77%) Drupal
6 6 (9.23%) nginx
6 6 (9.23%) Tomcat
7 5 (7.69%) Mule
8 3 (4.62%) Apache Spark
8 3 (4.62%) OpenStack
8 3 (4.62%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (1.54%) Confluence
9 1 (1.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.08%) MS Office
1 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.54%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 16 (24.62%) GitHub
2 12 (18.46%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (6.15%) Amazon S3
5 3 (4.62%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (4.62%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (3.08%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.77%) Intranet
2 2 (3.08%) Extranet
3 1 (1.54%) HTTP
3 1 (1.54%) Internet
3 1 (1.54%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.54%) Network Security
3 1 (1.54%) SAN
3 1 (1.54%) SNA
3 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.54%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 11 (16.92%) MySQL
3 10 (15.38%) Big Data
3 10 (15.38%) Hadoop
3 10 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 10 (15.38%) Neo4j
3 10 (15.38%) NoSQL
4 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.62%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.62%) MariaDB
5 3 (4.62%) MarkLogic
5 3 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.08%) Apache Hive
6 2 (3.08%) HBase
6 2 (3.08%) Redis
7 1 (1.54%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.54%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.54%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.54%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 23 (35.38%) Git (software)
2 10 (15.38%) Maven
3 9 (13.85%) Gradle
4 8 (12.31%) Jenkins
5 7 (10.77%) JIRA
6 6 (9.23%) JUnit
7 5 (7.69%) Hudson
7 5 (7.69%) Subversion
8 4 (6.15%) Cucumber
9 3 (4.62%) Bitbucket
9 3 (4.62%) Bower
9 3 (4.62%) Eclipse
9 3 (4.62%) Grunt
9 3 (4.62%) gulp
9 3 (4.62%) Jasmine
9 3 (4.62%) Mocha
10 2 (3.08%) Mercurial
10 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.54%) PHPUnit
11 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (9.23%) Retail
2 5 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (66.15%) Developer
2 16 (24.62%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.31%) Architect
3 8 (12.31%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (10.77%) Angular Developer
4 7 (10.77%) C# Developer
4 7 (10.77%) Drupal Developer
5 6 (9.23%) .NET Developer
5 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce Architect
5 6 (9.23%) HTML Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Java Architect
6 5 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (6.15%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Lead Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.62%) E-Commerce Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (4.62%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (64.62%) HTML
2 35 (53.85%) CSS
3 27 (41.54%) Spring
4 23 (35.38%) AngularJS
5 21 (32.31%) Hibernate
6 19 (29.23%) jQuery
7 18 (27.69%) REST
7 18 (27.69%) Sass
8 15 (23.08%) JSON
8 15 (23.08%) Node.js
9 14 (21.54%) RESTful
9 14 (21.54%) Spring MVC
10 12 (18.46%) Web Services
11 11 (16.92%) .NET
12 10 (15.38%) HTML5
13 9 (13.85%) Spring Boot
14 8 (12.31%) JPA
15 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET
16 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC
16 6 (9.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Blog
1 6 (9.23%) User Experience
2 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.08%) Google Search Appliance
4 2 (3.08%) Social Media
5 1 (1.54%) Biology
5 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) Ontologies
5 1 (1.54%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.54%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.38%) Linux
2 4 (6.15%) Unix
3 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (38.46%) Web Development
3 22 (33.85%) MVC
4 16 (24.62%) TDD
5 14 (21.54%) DevOps
6 12 (18.46%) Multithreading
6 12 (18.46%) OO
7 11 (16.92%) Scrum
8 10 (15.38%) Open Source
8 10 (15.38%) Pair Programming
8 10 (15.38%) Software Engineering
9 9 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (12.31%) Workflow
11 7 (10.77%) Content Management
11 7 (10.77%) E-Commerce
11 7 (10.77%) SDLC
12 6 (9.23%) Front End Development
12 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
12 6 (9.23%) SOA
13 5 (7.69%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 43 (66.15%) JavaScript
2 39 (60.00%) Java
3 16 (24.62%) C#
4 12 (18.46%) SQL
5 5 (7.69%) Groovy
5 5 (7.69%) Python
5 5 (7.69%) Ruby
6 4 (6.15%) Apex Code
7 3 (4.62%) Scala
7 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.08%) Go
8 2 (3.08%) PHP
9 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) Degree
3 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (18.46%) Docker
2 7 (10.77%) Varnish
3 3 (4.62%) GlusterFS
4 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.54%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (16.92%) Kibana
2 9 (13.85%) Kubernetes
3 6 (9.23%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (7.69%) Piwik
5 3 (4.62%) Ansible
5 3 (4.62%) Packer
5 3 (4.62%) Puppet
6 2 (3.08%) logstash
6 2 (3.08%) Salt
7 1 (1.54%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (1.54%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Oracle
2 5 (7.69%) AppDynamics
2 5 (7.69%) MuleSoft
3 4 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.62%) Sitecore
4 3 (4.62%) Sun
5 2 (3.08%) Google
5 2 (3.08%) hybris
5 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.54%) Endeca
6 1 (1.54%) Nuix
6 1 (1.54%) Rally
6 1 (1.54%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.54%) Splunk
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