The table below looks at the statistics for Xapian skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xapian over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xapian
Rank 624 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Xapian 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.026% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15586 15225 14507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.37% 27.82% 28.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10497 9780 9197
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 223 285
Average hourly rate £39.55 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.32% -2.85%

Xapian
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Xapian Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Xapian
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xapian within the UK over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
London - 4 - -
England - 4 - -

Xapian
Top 8 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Xapian 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 Xapian.

1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Lucene
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms

Xapian
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Xapian 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 Xapian. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 4 (100.00%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP