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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Lucene
North West / Manchester
Rank - - 86
Contract jobs citing Lucene 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £450 £325
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +38.46%
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
462 546 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.91% 28.32% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 325 287
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 17 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +157.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%

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