The table below looks at the statistics for Lucene skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 24 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Lucene
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Lucene 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.10% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.63% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £504 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £408 £290
% change year-on-year
+22.69% +40.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Lucene
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
152 149 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 41.99% 40.05% 23.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 120 29
Median daily rate £400 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Lucene.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Gradle
2 3 (75.00%) nginx
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Scala
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Jetty
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 4 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Jetty
2 3 (75.00%) nginx
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Gradle
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) AWS Developer
2 2 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) AWS Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Lead Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Code Coverage
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Scala