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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Lucene
Rank - - 83
Contract jobs citing Lucene 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £450 £325
% change year-on-year
-13.88% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Lucene
North West

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
449 343 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 24.90% 22.60% 26.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 236 222
Median daily rate £375 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +18.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

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