The table below looks at the statistics for Apache Solr skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Solr over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Solr
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Apache Solr
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
172 127 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.69% 17.26% 21.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 73 84
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £241 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £450 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 12
Median hourly rate £10.60 £13.46 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.26% -25.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.93 £6.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.04 £15.35 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%