The table below looks at the statistics for Lucene skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 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 Northamptonshire - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+36.53% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Lucene
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
67 56 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 22.71% 13.15% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 36 19
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £9.75 - £22.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 - £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.95 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lucene across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Lucene Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Lucene
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Lucene Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Lucene
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Lucene also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Lucene.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Solr
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) AWK
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) hybris
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Lucene also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Lucene. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Solr
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Solr Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Lucene Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) AWK
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) hybris
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat