The table below looks at the statistics for Lucene skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Lucene
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Lucene 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
618 715 813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 25.07% 25.92% 27.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 390 482
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 33
Median hourly rate £30.50 £40.30 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.31% +7.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £35.00 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.70 £46.40 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of 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 the East of England

Lucene
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Lucene Daily Rate Trend in the East of England