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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Lucene
Rank 126 143 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing Lucene 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.078% 0.064% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £408 -
% change year-on-year
+22.69% -
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
666 834 894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.13% 26.77% 29.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 546 560
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 26
Median hourly rate £31.90 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.81% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £20.94 £19.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £40.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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

Lucene
Contract Job Locations in the East of 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 East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Cambridgeshire +17 2 £300 -
Lucene
England

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for Lucene.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Thymeleaf
2 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Bioinformatics
2 1 (50.00%) Ontologies
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Biology
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in the East of 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 2 (100.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Biology
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Ontologies
1 1 (50.00%) Semantic Web
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Bioinformatics
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker