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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Lucene
Rank 580 567 555
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Contract jobs citing Lucene 41 33 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.080% 0.065% 0.095%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.24% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 26 40
Median daily rate £425 £519 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.07% +6.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £419 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
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
14257 13761 13680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.97% 27.17% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10089 9027 9080
Median daily rate £421 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 184 192
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £18.15 £17.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 -23 31 £425 -19.04% 15
South West - 5 £425 - 1
North East - 3 £375 -
East Midlands - 1 £425 - 1
North West - 1 - -
Lucene
UK

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 48 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (62.50%) Elasticsearch
3 41 (56.94%) Apache Solr
3 41 (56.94%) Java
4 35 (48.61%) HTML
5 30 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 24 (33.33%) CSS
6 24 (33.33%) Spring
7 23 (31.94%) Git (software)
8 22 (30.56%) TDD
8 22 (30.56%) SQL
9 20 (27.78%) Linux
9 20 (27.78%) AngularJS
10 19 (26.39%) Hibernate
10 19 (26.39%) Web Development
11 18 (25.00%) JSON
11 18 (25.00%) NoSQL
12 17 (23.61%) Big Data
12 17 (23.61%) jQuery
13 15 (20.83%) HTML5
13 15 (20.83%) MVC
14 14 (19.44%) C#
14 14 (19.44%) MongoDB
14 14 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
14 14 (19.44%) DevOps
15 13 (18.06%) GitHub
15 13 (18.06%) Hadoop
15 13 (18.06%) BDD
15 13 (18.06%) RESTful
15 13 (18.06%) Apache

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 45 (62.50%) Elasticsearch
2 41 (56.94%) Apache Solr
3 13 (18.06%) Apache
4 12 (16.67%) Node.js
5 10 (13.89%) CMS
6 8 (11.11%) Drupal
6 8 (11.11%) Mule
7 5 (6.94%) Confluence
7 5 (6.94%) nginx
8 4 (5.56%) Apache Spark
9 3 (4.17%) Liferay
9 3 (4.17%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (4.17%) SAS
9 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
10 2 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (1.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.39%) MS Office
1 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.39%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (18.06%) GitHub
3 5 (6.94%) Amazon S3
3 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) Intranet
1 5 (6.94%) SNA
2 2 (2.78%) SSL
3 1 (1.39%) Extranet
3 1 (1.39%) HTTP
3 1 (1.39%) SAN
3 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.39%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 17 (23.61%) Big Data
3 14 (19.44%) MongoDB
4 13 (18.06%) Hadoop
5 10 (13.89%) MySQL
6 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
7 7 (9.72%) Apache Hive
7 7 (9.72%) CouchDB
8 6 (8.33%) Impala
8 6 (8.33%) Spark SQL
8 6 (8.33%) Sqoop
9 4 (5.56%) Couchbase
9 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
10 3 (4.17%) MariaDB
10 3 (4.17%) MarkLogic
10 3 (4.17%) Neo4j
11 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (2.78%) Redis
12 1 (1.39%) HBase
12 1 (1.39%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 23 (31.94%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.89%) JIRA
3 8 (11.11%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (9.72%) Subversion
5 6 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 6 (8.33%) Maven
6 5 (6.94%) Hudson
7 4 (5.56%) Cucumber
8 3 (4.17%) Bitbucket
8 3 (4.17%) Bower
8 3 (4.17%) Eclipse
8 3 (4.17%) Gradle
8 3 (4.17%) Grunt
8 3 (4.17%) gulp
8 3 (4.17%) Jasmine
8 3 (4.17%) Mocha
8 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.78%) JUnit
9 2 (2.78%) Mercurial
9 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (9.72%) Retail
2 4 (5.56%) Publishing
3 3 (4.17%) Finance
4 2 (2.78%) Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.39%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (69.44%) Developer
2 23 (31.94%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.50%) Agile Developer
4 8 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 8 (11.11%) Architect
4 8 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 8 (11.11%) Data Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) Java Architect
5 7 (9.72%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Angular Developer
6 6 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Lucene Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Scala Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Agile Java Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Drupal Developer
7 5 (6.94%) E-Commerce Architect
7 5 (6.94%) HTML Developer
8 4 (5.56%) NoSQL Architect
8 4 (5.56%) NoSQL Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Solr Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (48.61%) HTML
2 24 (33.33%) CSS
2 24 (33.33%) Spring
3 20 (27.78%) AngularJS
4 19 (26.39%) Hibernate
5 18 (25.00%) JSON
6 17 (23.61%) jQuery
7 15 (20.83%) HTML5
8 13 (18.06%) RESTful
9 12 (16.67%) .NET
9 12 (16.67%) Sass
10 11 (15.28%) XML
11 10 (13.89%) Middleware
12 8 (11.11%) J2EE
12 8 (11.11%) REST
12 8 (11.11%) Web Services
13 7 (9.72%) Spring MVC
14 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET
14 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Blog
2 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.56%) Semantic Web
3 3 (4.17%) User Experience
4 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.78%) Social Media
5 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.39%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.39%) Google Search Appliance
5 1 (1.39%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.39%) Social Network
5 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.78%) Linux
2 11 (15.28%) Unix
3 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.56%) TDD
3 19 (26.39%) Web Development
4 15 (20.83%) MVC
5 14 (19.44%) DevOps
6 13 (18.06%) BDD
6 13 (18.06%) Scrum
7 12 (16.67%) Multithreading
7 12 (16.67%) Open Source
8 10 (13.89%) OO
8 10 (13.89%) SOA
8 10 (13.89%) Software Engineering
9 9 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 8 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (11.11%) Data Modelling
10 8 (11.11%) ETL
10 8 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 8 (11.11%) RDF
10 8 (11.11%) SDLC
10 8 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 41 (56.94%) Java
2 30 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 22 (30.56%) SQL
4 14 (19.44%) C#
5 9 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 7 (9.72%) Scala
7 5 (6.94%) Groovy
7 5 (6.94%) Ruby
8 4 (5.56%) Apex Code
8 4 (5.56%) Python
9 2 (2.78%) C
9 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.78%) XPath
9 2 (2.78%) XQuery
10 1 (1.39%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) DV Cleared
1 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) Dublin Core
1 8 (11.11%) QA
2 3 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.33%) Apache Flume
2 5 (6.94%) Docker
2 5 (6.94%) Varnish
3 3 (4.17%) GlusterFS
4 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) Kibana
2 4 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.56%) Piwik
3 3 (4.17%) Kubernetes
3 3 (4.17%) Packer
4 1 (1.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (15.28%) Oracle
2 8 (11.11%) Talend
3 5 (6.94%) AppDynamics
3 5 (6.94%) Atlassian
3 5 (6.94%) MuleSoft
4 4 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.17%) Endeca
5 3 (4.17%) hybris
5 3 (4.17%) Palantir
5 3 (4.17%) Sun
5 3 (4.17%) TIBCO
5 3 (4.17%) WSO2
6 2 (2.78%) ESRI
6 2 (2.78%) Google
6 2 (2.78%) IBM
6 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.78%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.39%) Facebook
7 1 (1.39%) Nuix
7 1 (1.39%) Rally
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