The table below looks at the statistics for Lucene skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lucene over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Lucene
Rank - 126 111
Contract jobs citing Lucene 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.039% 0.095%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.13% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
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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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
840 762 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.27% 29.68% 29.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 513 341
Average daily rate £350 £315 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 21
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Lucene
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Lucene Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Lucene
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Lucene Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire