The table below looks at the statistics for Apache Solr skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Solr over the 3 months to 3 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Solr
Rank 189 200 202
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 5 6 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.095% 0.10% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.54% 0.59% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 24
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£381 £438 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £373 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £520 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £381 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.22% +27.08%
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 Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
934 1009 1185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.75% 17.15% 16.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 706 693 802
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 41
Average hourly rate £14.22 £17.87 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.40% -20.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £126.00 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

Apache Solr
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apache Solr across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Apache Solr Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Apache Solr
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apache Solr across the City of London region.

Apache Solr Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Apache Solr
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache Solr across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Apache Solr Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Apache Solr 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 Apache Solr.

1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 4 (57.14%) Lucene
3 3 (42.86%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
3 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) JUnit
3 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
3 3 (42.86%) Maven
4 2 (28.57%) JPA
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) Java EE
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) Puppet
4 2 (28.57%) Big Data
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) Multithreading

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Apache Solr 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 Apache Solr. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 3 (42.86%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (14.29%) CMS
3 1 (14.29%) Drupal
3 1 (14.29%) nginx
3 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (14.29%) HBase
3 1 (14.29%) Redis
3 1 (14.29%) Mahout
3 1 (14.29%) Impala
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Maven
1 3 (42.86%) JUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) Gradle
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Front Office
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) Lucene
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 2 (28.57%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) JPA
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Java EE
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
5 1 (14.29%) Spring Web Flow
5 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
5 1 (14.29%) Spring Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Streaming Video
1 1 (14.29%) Video on Demand
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
1 2 (28.57%) Scrum
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Use Case
2 1 (14.29%) Product Management
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (14.29%) MapReduce
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Microservices
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Varnish
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Flume
1 1 (14.29%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
2 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Akamai