The table below looks at the statistics for Lucene skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Lucene
Rank 562 567 525
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -42
Contract jobs citing Lucene 34 26 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.055% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.20% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 36
Average daily rate £453 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.47% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £325 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £637 £580 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £333 £375
% change year-on-year
+33.45% -11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
13519 12732 12319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.65% 27.04% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9470 8568 7886
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 179 254
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £46.28 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lucene across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lucene within the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +8 21 £465 +9.41% 12
South West +7 5 £425 -29.16% 3
South East +19 3 £350 +7.69% 1
North East - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - - 1
North West -18 1 - - 1
Lucene
UK

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Lucene also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Lucene.

1 47 (61.84%) Java
2 44 (57.89%) Elasticsearch
3 40 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (51.32%) Apache Solr
5 26 (34.21%) HTML
6 25 (32.89%) JavaScript
6 25 (32.89%) SQL
7 24 (31.58%) TDD
8 20 (26.32%) NoSQL
9 19 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 19 (25.00%) Spring
10 18 (23.68%) C#
10 18 (23.68%) Big Data
11 17 (22.37%) .NET
12 16 (21.05%) BDD
13 15 (19.74%) MongoDB
13 15 (19.74%) HTML5
13 15 (19.74%) Git (software)
13 15 (19.74%) jQuery
13 15 (19.74%) CSS
14 14 (18.42%) XML
14 14 (18.42%) Multithreading
14 14 (18.42%) JSON
15 13 (17.11%) RESTful
15 13 (17.11%) Hadoop
16 12 (15.79%) Open Source
16 12 (15.79%) Hibernate
16 12 (15.79%) Unix
16 12 (15.79%) E-Commerce
17 11 (14.47%) SOA

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Lucene also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Lucene. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 44 (57.89%) Elasticsearch
2 39 (51.32%) Apache Solr
3 9 (11.84%) CMS
4 8 (10.53%) Mule
5 7 (9.21%) Apache
5 7 (9.21%) Apache Spark
6 5 (6.58%) Confluence
6 5 (6.58%) SAS
7 3 (3.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (3.95%) Drupal
7 3 (3.95%) Liferay
7 3 (3.95%) Mule ESB
7 3 (3.95%) Node.js
7 3 (3.95%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.95%) Tomcat
7 3 (3.95%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (2.63%) IIS
8 2 (2.63%) nginx
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.21%) GitHub
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.26%) SaaS
4 3 (3.95%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.95%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) SNA
2 2 (2.63%) SSL
3 1 (1.32%) Firewall
3 1 (1.32%) HTTP
3 1 (1.32%) LDAP
3 1 (1.32%) SAN
3 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.32%) NoSQL
2 18 (23.68%) Big Data
3 15 (19.74%) MongoDB
4 13 (17.11%) Hadoop
5 10 (13.16%) SQL Server
6 9 (11.84%) Apache Hive
7 8 (10.53%) CouchDB
7 8 (10.53%) Impala
7 8 (10.53%) MySQL
7 8 (10.53%) Relational Database
7 8 (10.53%) Spark SQL
7 8 (10.53%) Sqoop
8 4 (5.26%) Couchbase
9 2 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (2.63%) HBase
9 2 (2.63%) Redis
9 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.32%) Mahout
10 1 (1.32%) MarkLogic
10 1 (1.32%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 15 (19.74%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.53%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (9.21%) JIRA
4 5 (6.58%) Maven
4 5 (6.58%) Subversion
5 4 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.95%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.95%) NUnit
7 2 (2.63%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.63%) Bower
7 2 (2.63%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.63%) Grunt
7 2 (2.63%) gulp
7 2 (2.63%) Hudson
7 2 (2.63%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.63%) JUnit
7 2 (2.63%) Mocha
7 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.63%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (9.21%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Retail
3 4 (5.26%) Publishing
4 3 (3.95%) Automotive
5 2 (2.63%) Marketing
6 1 (1.32%) Advertising
6 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.32%) Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (71.05%) Developer
2 27 (35.53%) Java Developer
3 14 (18.42%) C# Developer
4 12 (15.79%) Lucene Developer
5 11 (14.47%) .NET Developer
6 10 (13.16%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (11.84%) Solr Developer
8 8 (10.53%) Architect
8 8 (10.53%) Scala Developer
9 7 (9.21%) Agile Developer
9 7 (9.21%) Elasticsearch Developer
9 7 (9.21%) Java Architect
9 7 (9.21%) Senior Developer
10 6 (7.89%) Agile Java Developer
11 5 (6.58%) Angular Developer
11 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (6.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (6.58%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (5.26%) Big Data Engineer
12 4 (5.26%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (34.21%) HTML
2 19 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 19 (25.00%) Spring
3 17 (22.37%) .NET
4 15 (19.74%) CSS
4 15 (19.74%) HTML5
4 15 (19.74%) jQuery
5 14 (18.42%) JSON
5 14 (18.42%) XML
6 13 (17.11%) RESTful
7 12 (15.79%) Hibernate
8 10 (13.16%) Web Services
9 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET
9 9 (11.84%) J2EE
10 7 (9.21%) Middleware
11 6 (7.89%) SOAP
12 5 (6.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
13 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (5.26%) GraphX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (6.58%) Semantic Web
2 4 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.26%) User Experience
3 3 (3.95%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.95%) Digital Media
3 3 (3.95%) PKI
3 3 (3.95%) Social Network
4 2 (2.63%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (2.63%) Blog
4 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.63%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.32%) Linked Data
5 1 (1.32%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.79%) Unix
2 11 (14.47%) Linux
3 4 (5.26%) Windows
4 3 (3.95%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.63%) Android
6 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.58%) TDD
3 16 (21.05%) BDD
4 14 (18.42%) Multithreading
5 12 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 12 (15.79%) Open Source
6 11 (14.47%) ETL
6 11 (14.47%) SOA
7 9 (11.84%) Data Modelling
7 9 (11.84%) DevOps
7 9 (11.84%) OO
7 9 (11.84%) RDF
7 9 (11.84%) Scrum
8 8 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (10.53%) Parallel Processing
8 8 (10.53%) Workflow
9 7 (9.21%) Data Cleansing
9 7 (9.21%) MVC
9 7 (9.21%) Software Engineering
10 6 (7.89%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 47 (61.84%) Java
2 25 (32.89%) JavaScript
2 25 (32.89%) SQL
3 18 (23.68%) C#
4 9 (11.84%) Scala
4 9 (11.84%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.26%) Apex Code
6 3 (3.95%) C
6 3 (3.95%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.95%) Ruby
6 3 (3.95%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.63%) Groovy
7 2 (2.63%) Python
7 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.63%) XPath
7 2 (2.63%) XQuery
8 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.32%) C++
8 1 (1.32%) Perl
8 1 (1.32%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) Degree
1 3 (3.95%) DV Cleared
1 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.53%) Dublin Core
2 6 (7.89%) QA
3 2 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.53%) Apache Flume
2 3 (3.95%) Docker
3 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.32%) HDFS
3 1 (1.32%) oVirt
3 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (10.53%) Kibana
2 3 (3.95%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (3.95%) OpenSSO
2 3 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.95%) Puppet
3 1 (1.32%) Packer
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) Oracle
2 8 (10.53%) Talend
3 7 (9.21%) Endeca
4 5 (6.58%) Atlassian
4 5 (6.58%) Palantir
5 4 (5.26%) Adobe
5 4 (5.26%) hybris
5 4 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.95%) Apigee
6 3 (3.95%) ATG
6 3 (3.95%) BEA
6 3 (3.95%) TIBCO
6 3 (3.95%) WSO2
7 2 (2.63%) AppDynamics
7 2 (2.63%) ESRI
7 2 (2.63%) IBM
7 2 (2.63%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.32%) Sun
8 1 (1.32%) VMware
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