The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank 89 92 82
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing Lucene 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.076% 0.079% 0.081%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.28% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£350 - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 - £335
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
402 358 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.39% 28.12% 31.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 236 197
Average daily rate £400 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 33
Average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £20.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.18 £51.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) Spring Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) YourKit
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) SAN

Lucene
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 (50.00%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) YourKit
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft