Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Lightstreamer skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Lightstreamer over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Lightstreamer
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 874 894 890
Rank change year-on-year +20 -4 -34
Contract jobs citing Lightstreamer 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.006% 0.010% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
UK median daily rate £525 £613 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +78.18% -43.90%
10th Percentile £513 £571 £276
90th Percentile £538 £644 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Lightstreamer is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 16878 19420 20178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.64% 18.52% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11089 12604 12692
UK median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £230
90th Percentile £606 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 428 481 608
UK median hourly rate £20.22 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.09% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £48.75 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.62 £19.50
% change year-on-year -2.98% +5.72% +11.43%

Lightstreamer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Lightstreamer as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Lightstreamer in the UK

Lightstreamer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Lightstreamer.

Contractor daily rate trend for Lightstreamer in the UK

Lightstreamer
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lightstreamer within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +21 1 £525 -14.29% 1
London -28 1 £525 -14.29% 1

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Lightstreamer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Lightstreamer.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) FpML
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Qpid
1 1 (100.00%) CloudFront
1 1 (100.00%) WebORB
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) ZeroMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Akka
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 20022

Lightstreamer
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (100.00%) Apache Qpid
1 1 (100.00%) WebORB
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (100.00%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Akka
1 1 (100.00%) FpML
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (100.00%) ZeroMQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 20022
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft