The first table below looks at the demand for Lucene skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Surrey region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Lucene
Rank 85 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Lucene 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.16% 0.079% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £320 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £335 £275
% change year-on-year
-13.43% +21.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
357 384 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 28.47% 30.40% 24.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 201 196
Average daily rate £340 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 31 18
Average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Lucene
South East

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Lucene Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Lucene
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Lucene Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Lucene
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lucene within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - - - - 3
Staines - - - -
Lucene
South East

Lucene
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (80.00%) HTTP
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (80.00%) Spring Integration
2 4 (80.00%) YourKit
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) Spring MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Struts
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (20.00%) Scala
5 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (20.00%) Windows

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
1 4 (80.00%) YourKit
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Python Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Spring Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Spring MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Struts
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) W3C
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat