The table below looks at the statistics for Lucene skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Lucene
North West / Manchester
Rank - - 91
Contract jobs citing Lucene 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £316
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £438 £325
% change year-on-year
+37.14% +34.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
447 518 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 33.51% 28.86% 26.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 332 274
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -22.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Lucene
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Lucene Daily Rate Trend in Manchester