The table below looks at the statistics for Lucene skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Lucene
Rank 393 392 397
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Lucene 35 25 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.11% 0.079%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.36% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 24 14
Median daily rate £425 £506 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.04% +26.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £416 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £635 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Lucene
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7059 6928 6960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.01% 30.62% 30.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5433 4969 5108
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 45 17
Median hourly rate £43.04 £22.18 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.02% -44.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £16.43 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £52.17 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Lucene
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Lucene Daily Rate Trend in London

Lucene
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lucene across the London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Lucene Daily Rate Histogram in London

Lucene
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Lucene Hourly Rate Trend in London

Lucene
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lucene within the London region over the 3 months to 28 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
Croydon - 3 £425 -
City of London +33 1 £250 -54.12% 5
Lucene
England

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 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 London region with a requirement for Lucene.

1 43 (75.44%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (59.65%) Apache Solr
3 32 (56.14%) Java
4 30 (52.63%) Elasticsearch
5 29 (50.88%) HTML
6 25 (43.86%) JavaScript
7 22 (38.60%) CSS
8 21 (36.84%) Spring
9 19 (33.33%) Linux
9 19 (33.33%) Hibernate
10 18 (31.58%) MVC
11 16 (28.07%) TDD
11 16 (28.07%) Web Development
11 16 (28.07%) Big Data
12 15 (26.32%) JSON
13 14 (24.56%) NoSQL
14 13 (22.81%) Sass
14 13 (22.81%) Apache
15 12 (21.05%) Node.js
15 12 (21.05%) Git (software)
15 12 (21.05%) MongoDB
16 11 (19.30%) Amazon AWS
16 11 (19.30%) Hadoop
16 11 (19.30%) REST
16 11 (19.30%) DevOps
16 11 (19.30%) SQL
16 11 (19.30%) Scrum
16 11 (19.30%) Spring MVC
17 10 (17.54%) AngularJS
18 9 (15.79%) GitHub

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 34 (59.65%) Apache Solr
2 30 (52.63%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (22.81%) Apache
4 12 (21.05%) Node.js
5 7 (12.28%) CMS
6 6 (10.53%) Drupal
7 5 (8.77%) Mule
7 5 (8.77%) nginx
8 4 (7.02%) Apache Spark
9 3 (5.26%) Confluence
9 3 (5.26%) SAS
10 2 (3.51%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
11 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.51%) MS Office
1 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.30%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (15.79%) GitHub
3 5 (8.77%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (8.77%) Amazon S3
4 4 (7.02%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) Intranet
2 5 (8.77%) SNA
3 2 (3.51%) Extranet
4 1 (1.75%) HTTP
4 1 (1.75%) SAN
4 1 (1.75%) SSL
4 1 (1.75%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.07%) Big Data
2 14 (24.56%) NoSQL
3 12 (21.05%) MongoDB
4 11 (19.30%) Hadoop
5 8 (14.04%) MySQL
6 7 (12.28%) Neo4j
6 7 (12.28%) Relational Database
7 6 (10.53%) CouchDB
8 5 (8.77%) Apache Hive
8 5 (8.77%) Impala
8 5 (8.77%) Spark SQL
8 5 (8.77%) Sqoop
9 4 (7.02%) MarkLogic
9 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
10 3 (5.26%) MariaDB
11 2 (3.51%) Redis
12 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (1.75%) Couchbase
12 1 (1.75%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 12 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.04%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (12.28%) Gradle
4 6 (10.53%) Jenkins
4 6 (10.53%) JIRA
5 5 (8.77%) Hudson
5 5 (8.77%) Maven
6 4 (7.02%) Subversion
7 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.51%) JUnit
8 2 (3.51%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.75%) Protractor
9 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.75%) YourKit
General
1 6 (10.53%) Retail
2 4 (7.02%) Publishing
3 3 (5.26%) Finance
4 2 (3.51%) Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.75%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (61.40%) Developer
2 15 (26.32%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.04%) Data Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Agile Developer
5 6 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Drupal Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Architect
6 5 (8.77%) E-Commerce Architect
6 5 (8.77%) Java Architect
6 5 (8.77%) Scala Developer
7 4 (7.02%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Big Data Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Lead Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (7.02%) NoSQL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (50.88%) HTML
2 22 (38.60%) CSS
3 21 (36.84%) Spring
4 19 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 15 (26.32%) JSON
6 13 (22.81%) Sass
7 11 (19.30%) REST
7 11 (19.30%) Spring MVC
8 10 (17.54%) AngularJS
9 9 (15.79%) HTML5
9 9 (15.79%) Web Services
10 8 (14.04%) jQuery
10 8 (14.04%) XML
11 7 (12.28%) .NET
11 7 (12.28%) Spring Boot
12 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
12 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (10.53%) Middleware
12 6 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (8.77%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Blog
2 4 (7.02%) Semantic Web
3 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) Google Search Appliance
4 2 (3.51%) Social Media
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.75%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.75%) Social Network
5 1 (1.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Linux
2 9 (15.79%) Unix
3 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (75.44%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.58%) MVC
3 16 (28.07%) TDD
3 16 (28.07%) Web Development
4 11 (19.30%) DevOps
4 11 (19.30%) Scrum
5 9 (15.79%) BDD
5 9 (15.79%) Open Source
6 8 (14.04%) Data Modelling
6 8 (14.04%) ETL
6 8 (14.04%) Mentoring
6 8 (14.04%) RDF
6 8 (14.04%) SDLC
7 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.53%) Multithreading
7 6 (10.53%) SOA
7 6 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.77%) Data Architecture
8 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (8.77%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (56.14%) Java
2 25 (43.86%) JavaScript
3 11 (19.30%) SQL
4 9 (15.79%) C#
4 9 (15.79%) Shell Script
5 6 (10.53%) Scala
6 5 (8.77%) Groovy
6 5 (8.77%) Python
6 5 (8.77%) Ruby
7 1 (1.75%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.75%) C
7 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.75%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) Dublin Core
1 8 (14.04%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) Docker
2 6 (10.53%) Varnish
3 5 (8.77%) Apache Flume
4 3 (5.26%) GlusterFS
5 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) Kubernetes
2 5 (8.77%) Piwik
3 4 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.02%) Packer
4 1 (1.75%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Oracle
1 8 (14.04%) Talend
2 5 (8.77%) AppDynamics
2 5 (8.77%) MuleSoft
3 4 (7.02%) Sun
4 3 (5.26%) Atlassian
4 3 (5.26%) Google
4 3 (5.26%) Palantir
5 2 (3.51%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.75%) ESRI
6 1 (1.75%) Facebook
6 1 (1.75%) IBM
6 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.75%) Nuix
London
Henderson Scott
Posted: 2 days ago