The table below looks at the statistics for Lucene skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Lucene
Rank 258 267 250
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Contract jobs citing Lucene 4 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.046% 0.11% 0.032%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.43% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Median daily rate £504 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -
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
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2367 2570 2299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.06% 26.19% 24.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1507 1678 1290
Median daily rate £383 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 51 48
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 £17.50 £15.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £47.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +12.92%

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Lucene
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Lucene Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Lucene
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lucene across the South East region.

Lucene Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Lucene
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lucene within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - 4 £504 - 1
Lucene
England

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region with a requirement for Lucene.

1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) RESTful
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Solr
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (80.00%) Build Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Gradle
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 3 (60.00%) nginx
3 3 (60.00%) Jetty
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (100.00%) Apache Solr
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (60.00%) Jetty
3 3 (60.00%) nginx
3 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Gradle
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (40.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) AWS Developer
3 2 (40.00%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) AWS Software Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) HTML Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Java Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Lead Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) MongoDB Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) RESTful
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (20.00%) LAMP
5 1 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) Symfony
5 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Build Automation
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Code Coverage
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (20.00%) Change Control
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) OOP
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £508 per day
Posted: 6 days ago