The table below looks at the statistics for Apache Solr skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Solr
Rank 489 488 494
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 91 88 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.98% 0.98% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 62 35
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£425 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £296 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £461 £375 £313
% change year-on-year
+23.00% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Apache Solr
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9305 8953 7814
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.38% 17.42% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5694 5524 4512
Average daily rate £390 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £513 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 338 300 395
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.09 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.26%

Apache Solr
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Apache Solr Jobs Demand Trend in England

Apache Solr
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Apache Solr Daily Rate Trend in England

Apache Solr
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache Solr across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Apache Solr Daily Rate Histogram in England

Apache Solr
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apache Solr across the England region.

Apache Solr Hourly Rate Trend in England

Apache Solr
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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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
London -25 31 £415 -5.14% 38
East Midlands +22 18 £550 +46.66%
South East -6 16 £450 +62.16% 7
South West +11 12 £515 +64.80% 1
East of England - 8 £500 - 1
Yorkshire -21 6 £358 +23.27% 1
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 3
West Midlands - - - - 1
Apache Solr
UK

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 90 (52.33%) Java
2 77 (44.77%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (39.53%) Linux
4 58 (33.72%) JavaScript
5 50 (29.07%) CSS
6 49 (28.49%) Tomcat
7 46 (26.74%) MVC
8 45 (26.16%) Elasticsearch
9 42 (24.42%) UNIX
9 42 (24.42%) Spring
10 41 (23.84%) jQuery
11 40 (23.26%) HTML
12 38 (22.09%) Amazon AWS
12 38 (22.09%) hybris
13 37 (21.51%) SQL
14 36 (20.93%) E-Commerce
14 36 (20.93%) NoSQL
15 35 (20.35%) MySQL
15 35 (20.35%) Lucene
16 34 (19.77%) Configuration Management
17 33 (19.19%) Apache
18 31 (18.02%) Git (software)
19 30 (17.44%) Puppet
20 29 (16.86%) MongoDB
20 29 (16.86%) Web Services
21 28 (16.28%) Scrum
22 26 (15.12%) Oracle
22 26 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
23 24 (13.95%) TDD
23 24 (13.95%) Retail

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 49 (28.49%) Tomcat
2 45 (26.16%) Elasticsearch
3 33 (19.19%) Apache
4 18 (10.47%) CMS
5 15 (8.72%) Adobe CQ
6 11 (6.40%) Drupal
6 11 (6.40%) nginx
7 9 (5.23%) SharePoint
7 9 (5.23%) Node.js
8 8 (4.65%) WebSphere
9 6 (3.49%) Apache Spark
10 5 (2.91%) Mule
11 4 (2.33%) MS Exchange
11 4 (2.33%) WebLogic Portal
11 4 (2.33%) JBoss
12 3 (1.74%) Alfresco
12 3 (1.74%) Mule ESB
12 3 (1.74%) Orchard CMS
12 3 (1.74%) OpenStack
12 3 (1.74%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (4.07%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.33%) Tridion
2 1 (0.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 38 (22.09%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.98%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (5.23%) Heroku
5 5 (2.91%) PaaS
6 4 (2.33%) SaaS
7 3 (1.74%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.16%) Joyent
8 2 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.58%) GitHub
9 1 (0.58%) IaaS
9 1 (0.58%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.30%) HTTP
2 6 (3.49%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.49%) DNS
3 4 (2.33%) HTTPS
3 4 (2.33%) LDAP
3 4 (2.33%) SMTP
3 4 (2.33%) FTP
4 3 (1.74%) Internet
5 1 (0.58%) Extranet
5 1 (0.58%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (20.93%) NoSQL
2 35 (20.35%) MySQL
3 29 (16.86%) MongoDB
4 23 (13.37%) Hadoop
5 20 (11.63%) SQL Server
5 20 (11.63%) Big Data
6 15 (8.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (8.14%) Redis
8 8 (4.65%) Triplestore
9 7 (4.07%) Relational Database
9 7 (4.07%) MarkLogic
9 7 (4.07%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (3.49%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (2.33%) Amazon Redshift
12 4 (2.33%) RavenDB
12 4 (2.33%) HBase
13 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (1.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (1.74%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 31 (18.02%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.47%) Subversion
3 17 (9.88%) Maven
4 16 (9.30%) JUnit
5 10 (5.81%) JIRA
6 9 (5.23%) RSpec
7 7 (4.07%) Ant
7 7 (4.07%) Visual Studio
8 5 (2.91%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.33%) Selenium
9 4 (2.33%) MSBuild
10 3 (1.74%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.16%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.16%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.58%) Gradle
12 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.58%) Karma Test Runner
12 1 (0.58%) Hudson
12 1 (0.58%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.58%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 24 (13.95%) Retail
2 11 (6.40%) Marketing
3 10 (5.81%) Finance
4 8 (4.65%) Publishing
5 4 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.16%) Back Office
6 2 (1.16%) Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Billing
7 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 96 (55.81%) Developer
2 33 (19.19%) Java Developer
3 31 (18.02%) Architect
4 14 (8.14%) Senior Developer
4 14 (8.14%) .NET Developer
5 10 (5.81%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (5.81%) Drupal Developer
6 9 (5.23%) UI Developer
6 9 (5.23%) UI Programmer
6 9 (5.23%) Lead Developer
7 8 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (4.07%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (4.07%) Data Architect
9 6 (3.49%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 5 (2.91%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (2.91%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (2.91%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
10 5 (2.91%) Web Developer
11 4 (2.33%) Technical Architect
11 4 (2.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (29.07%) CSS
2 42 (24.42%) Spring
3 41 (23.84%) jQuery
4 40 (23.26%) HTML
5 35 (20.35%) Lucene
6 29 (16.86%) Web Services
7 22 (12.79%) JSP
8 20 (11.63%) CSS3
9 19 (11.05%) RESTful
9 19 (11.05%) J2EE
10 18 (10.47%) HTML5
11 16 (9.30%) REST
12 15 (8.72%) .NET
12 15 (8.72%) Spring MVC
13 14 (8.14%) Hibernate
14 13 (7.56%) Ruby on Rails
15 12 (6.98%) Ajax
15 12 (6.98%) Java EE
15 12 (6.98%) ASP.NET
15 12 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.47%) Open Source
2 11 (6.40%) Clustering
3 7 (4.07%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.49%) Replication
5 5 (2.91%) Statistics
6 4 (2.33%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (2.33%) User Experience
6 4 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.33%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.74%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.74%) Taxonomies
7 3 (1.74%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.74%) PKI
7 3 (1.74%) NHS
8 2 (1.16%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.16%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.58%) GIS
9 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 68 (39.53%) Linux
2 42 (24.42%) UNIX
3 13 (7.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (6.98%) Windows
5 3 (1.74%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.16%) CentOS
7 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (44.77%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (26.74%) MVC
3 36 (20.93%) E-Commerce
4 34 (19.77%) Configuration Management
5 28 (16.28%) Scrum
6 26 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (13.95%) TDD
8 22 (12.79%) DevOps
9 20 (11.63%) Analytics
10 18 (10.47%) Software Engineering
11 17 (9.88%) Mentoring
12 15 (8.72%) Content Management
12 15 (8.72%) Unit Testing
13 14 (8.14%) Web Design
13 14 (8.14%) SOA
14 13 (7.56%) Data Management
15 12 (6.98%) OO
15 12 (6.98%) Project Management
16 10 (5.81%) Workflow
16 10 (5.81%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 90 (52.33%) Java
2 58 (33.72%) JavaScript
3 37 (21.51%) SQL
4 19 (11.05%) PHP
5 15 (8.72%) C#
5 15 (8.72%) Ruby
6 12 (6.98%) Python
7 11 (6.40%) Scala
8 9 (5.23%) AWK
8 9 (5.23%) Perl
8 9 (5.23%) PL/SQL
9 8 (4.65%) SPARQL
10 6 (3.49%) TypeScript
11 5 (2.91%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.91%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.74%) XQuery
12 3 (1.74%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.16%) Groovy
14 1 (0.58%) XPath
14 1 (0.58%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 8 (4.65%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.49%) Degree
2 6 (3.49%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.58%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (4.65%) Varnish
2 5 (2.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.91%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.74%) HDFS
4 2 (1.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.16%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 30 (17.44%) Puppet
2 12 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.07%) Nagios
3 7 (4.07%) Capistrano
4 6 (3.49%) Vagrant
5 3 (1.74%) OpenSSO
5 3 (1.74%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.16%) Oozie
6 2 (1.16%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.58%) Graphite
7 1 (0.58%) Ansible
7 1 (0.58%) logstash
7 1 (0.58%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (22.09%) hybris
2 26 (15.12%) Oracle
3 20 (11.63%) Adobe
3 20 (11.63%) Endeca
4 15 (8.72%) Red Hat
5 11 (6.40%) Sun
5 11 (6.40%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.49%) VMware
7 5 (2.91%) ATG
7 5 (2.91%) HP
8 4 (2.33%) IBM
8 4 (2.33%) BEA
8 4 (2.33%) Novell
9 3 (1.74%) Vertica
9 3 (1.74%) Infobright
9 3 (1.74%) Rackspace
9 3 (1.74%) Hortonworks
10 2 (1.16%) Percona
10 2 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.58%) Hitachi
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