The table below looks at the statistics for Apache Solr skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Solr over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Solr
Rank 92 84 76
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 2 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.13% 0.14% 0.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.67% 0.78% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Average daily rate £365 - £400
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
Scotland

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

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
300 255 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.56% 17.63% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 143 138
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £19.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +12.13%

Apache Solr
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Apache Solr Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Apache Solr
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Apache Solr Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Apache Solr
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Spotfire
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Spotfire
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Java