The table below looks at the statistics for Apache Solr skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Solr over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Solr
Rank 120 120 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 4 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.30% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.96% 1.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate £390 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £486 £375
% change year-on-year
-19.79% +29.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Apache Solr
England

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

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
416 596 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.39% 22.31% 18.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 346 269
Average daily rate £400 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £210 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 38 34
Average hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -12.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £43.00 £45.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

Apache Solr
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Apache Solr Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Apache Solr
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Apache Solr Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Apache Solr
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Solr within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Norfolk - 3 £390 -
Hertfordshire +3 1 - -
Apache Solr
England

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) Redis
2 3 (75.00%) Riak
2 3 (75.00%) React
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 3 (75.00%) CoffeeScript
2 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Spring

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Redis
2 3 (75.00%) Riak
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Hazelcast
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 3 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (25.00%) Dojo
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) API Design
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) CoffeeScript
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft