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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Solr over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Solr
Rank 126 134 148
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 5 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.35% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.28% 1.77% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £300 £475 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% +40.74%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £381
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
391 566 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.02% 19.76% 20.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 317 411
Median daily rate £375 £345 £392
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -11.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £153 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 40 39
Median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £20.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +59.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

Apache Solr
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Apache Solr as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Solr within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +22 3 £300 -25.00%
Hertfordshire -4 2 - -
Apache Solr
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Apache Solr also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) Apache
3 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) OO PHP
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Redis
4 2 (25.00%) XHTML
4 2 (25.00%) XSL
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) J2EE
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Front Office
4 2 (25.00%) LAMP

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) Redis
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) Hazelcast
3 1 (12.50%) Riak
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
1 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 2 (25.00%) Front Office
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Magento Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Solr Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) LAMP
2 2 (25.00%) Lucene
2 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) XHTML
2 2 (25.00%) XSL
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
3 1 (12.50%) Dojo
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Biology
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) Ontologies
1 1 (12.50%) Semantic Web
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) OO PHP
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) API Design
4 1 (12.50%) Bioinformatics
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Microservices
4 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Varnish
2 1 (12.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Endeca
1 2 (25.00%) hybris
1 2 (25.00%) Zend
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft