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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Solr
Rank 504 495 482
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 75 58 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.12% 0.099%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.83% 0.70% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 36 27
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£463 £400 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £308 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £538 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £499 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+33.00% +15.38%
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
9028 8314 7573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.35% 17.33% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5701 5224 4334
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 316 291 437
Average hourly rate £20.09 £18.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.62% -15.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
(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
London -22 24 £438 +9.37% 37
East Midlands +6 17 £400 +6.66%
South West +18 12 £545 +55.71% 5
South East -6 11 £463 +66.66% 10
East of England +15 8 £475 - 4
Yorkshire -18 3 £325 +12.06% 4
Apache Solr
UK

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 78 (47.56%) Java
2 74 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (38.41%) Linux
4 57 (34.76%) JavaScript
5 49 (29.88%) Elasticsearch
6 48 (29.27%) MVC
7 45 (27.44%) CSS
8 43 (26.22%) Spring
9 40 (24.39%) Tomcat
10 38 (23.17%) jQuery
10 38 (23.17%) hybris
11 37 (22.56%) SQL
12 36 (21.95%) HTML
12 36 (21.95%) UNIX
12 36 (21.95%) E-Commerce
13 33 (20.12%) MySQL
13 33 (20.12%) Configuration Management
13 33 (20.12%) Amazon AWS
13 33 (20.12%) NoSQL
14 32 (19.51%) Apache
15 31 (18.90%) MongoDB
16 30 (18.29%) Scrum
17 28 (17.07%) Lucene
17 28 (17.07%) Oracle
18 27 (16.46%) Retail
19 26 (15.85%) Puppet
20 24 (14.63%) Hadoop
20 24 (14.63%) Web Services
21 22 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
21 22 (13.41%) TDD

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (29.88%) Elasticsearch
2 40 (24.39%) Tomcat
3 32 (19.51%) Apache
4 12 (7.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 10 (6.10%) nginx
5 10 (6.10%) Drupal
5 10 (6.10%) CMS
6 8 (4.88%) WebSphere
7 7 (4.27%) Node.js
8 6 (3.66%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.44%) JBoss
9 4 (2.44%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.83%) Apache Pig
10 3 (1.83%) Apache Spark
11 2 (1.22%) OpenStack
11 2 (1.22%) Orchard CMS
12 1 (0.61%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.61%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (4.88%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.05%) Tridion
2 1 (0.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 33 (20.12%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.10%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.88%) Heroku
4 4 (2.44%) PaaS
5 3 (1.83%) SaaS
5 3 (1.83%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.22%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.61%) IaaS
7 1 (0.61%) Joyent
7 1 (0.61%) GitHub
7 1 (0.61%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.76%) HTTP
2 6 (3.66%) DNS
3 5 (3.05%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.44%) LDAP
4 4 (2.44%) SMTP
4 4 (2.44%) FTP
4 4 (2.44%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.12%) MySQL
1 33 (20.12%) NoSQL
2 31 (18.90%) MongoDB
3 24 (14.63%) Hadoop
4 22 (13.41%) Big Data
5 19 (11.59%) SQL Server
6 14 (8.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (7.32%) Redis
8 9 (5.49%) Triplestore
9 8 (4.88%) Relational Database
10 7 (4.27%) MarkLogic
11 6 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (2.44%) Amazon Redshift
13 4 (2.44%) HBase
13 4 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (1.83%) RDBMS
14 3 (1.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (1.83%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (1.83%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 20 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 19 (11.59%) Subversion
3 13 (7.93%) Maven
4 8 (4.88%) RSpec
4 8 (4.88%) Ant
5 7 (4.27%) JUnit
6 6 (3.66%) Visual Studio
7 5 (3.05%) JIRA
7 5 (3.05%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.44%) MSBuild
9 3 (1.83%) Selenium
10 2 (1.22%) Gradle
10 2 (1.22%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.61%) Log4j
11 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 1 (0.61%) NUnit
11 1 (0.61%) Hudson
11 1 (0.61%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.61%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 27 (16.46%) Retail
2 12 (7.32%) Finance
3 11 (6.71%) Marketing
4 9 (5.49%) Publishing
5 5 (3.05%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.22%) Back Office
7 1 (0.61%) Legal
7 1 (0.61%) Billing
7 1 (0.61%) Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 92 (56.10%) Developer
2 29 (17.68%) Java Developer
3 28 (17.07%) Architect
4 15 (9.15%) Senior Developer
5 13 (7.93%) .NET Developer
6 11 (6.71%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (6.10%) UI Programmer
7 10 (6.10%) UI Developer
8 9 (5.49%) Drupal Developer
9 8 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (4.88%) Lead Developer
10 7 (4.27%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (3.66%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 6 (3.66%) Data Architect
12 5 (3.05%) PHP Developer
12 5 (3.05%) Linux Engineer
12 5 (3.05%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
12 5 (3.05%) Hybris Developer
13 4 (2.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 4 (2.44%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (27.44%) CSS
2 43 (26.22%) Spring
3 38 (23.17%) jQuery
4 36 (21.95%) HTML
5 28 (17.07%) Lucene
6 24 (14.63%) Web Services
7 21 (12.80%) JSP
8 19 (11.59%) CSS3
9 18 (10.98%) J2EE
9 18 (10.98%) Spring MVC
9 18 (10.98%) HTML5
10 14 (8.54%) Java EE
10 14 (8.54%) .NET
11 13 (7.93%) RESTful
11 13 (7.93%) REST
12 12 (7.32%) PostGIS
12 12 (7.32%) JSTL
13 11 (6.71%) ASP.NET
13 11 (6.71%) Ajax
13 11 (6.71%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.20%) Open Source
2 11 (6.71%) Clustering
3 7 (4.27%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (3.66%) Replication
5 5 (3.05%) Statistics
6 4 (2.44%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.83%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.83%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.83%) User Experience
7 3 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.22%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.22%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.22%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.22%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.22%) Semantic Web
8 2 (1.22%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.22%) NHS
9 1 (0.61%) GIS
9 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.61%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 63 (38.41%) Linux
2 36 (21.95%) UNIX
3 13 (7.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (4.88%) Windows
5 2 (1.22%) CentOS
5 2 (1.22%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.61%) HPUX
6 1 (0.61%) Solaris
6 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (29.27%) MVC
3 36 (21.95%) E-Commerce
4 33 (20.12%) Configuration Management
5 30 (18.29%) Scrum
6 22 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (13.41%) TDD
7 20 (12.20%) Analytics
8 19 (11.59%) DevOps
9 17 (10.37%) Software Engineering
10 16 (9.76%) Data Management
11 15 (9.15%) Content Management
11 15 (9.15%) Web Design
11 15 (9.15%) Mentoring
12 13 (7.93%) Unit Testing
13 11 (6.71%) B2C
13 11 (6.71%) OO
13 11 (6.71%) Data Architecture
14 10 (6.10%) Project Management
15 9 (5.49%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 78 (47.56%) Java
2 57 (34.76%) JavaScript
3 37 (22.56%) SQL
4 19 (11.59%) PHP
5 14 (8.54%) C#
6 11 (6.71%) Python
6 11 (6.71%) Ruby
7 9 (5.49%) PL/SQL
7 9 (5.49%) AWK
7 9 (5.49%) SPARQL
8 8 (4.88%) Scala
9 6 (3.66%) TypeScript
9 6 (3.66%) Bash Shell
9 6 (3.66%) Perl
10 5 (3.05%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.83%) XQuery
12 2 (1.22%) XPath
12 2 (1.22%) Groovy
12 2 (1.22%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.61%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (4.27%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.66%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.83%) Degree
4 2 (1.22%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (4.27%) Varnish
2 5 (3.05%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.05%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.83%) Apache Flume
4 2 (1.22%) HDFS
4 2 (1.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 26 (15.85%) Puppet
2 12 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.27%) Nagios
3 7 (4.27%) Capistrano
4 6 (3.66%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.22%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (1.22%) Ansible
5 2 (1.22%) Oozie
6 1 (0.61%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.61%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.61%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.61%) Kibana
6 1 (0.61%) logstash
6 1 (0.61%) Graphite
Vendors
1 38 (23.17%) hybris
2 28 (17.07%) Oracle
3 20 (12.20%) Endeca
4 18 (10.98%) Adobe
5 15 (9.15%) Red Hat
6 12 (7.32%) Sun
7 10 (6.10%) Microsoft
8 6 (3.66%) VMware
8 6 (3.66%) IBM
9 5 (3.05%) HP
10 4 (2.44%) Novell
11 3 (1.83%) ATG
11 3 (1.83%) Vertica
11 3 (1.83%) Infobright
12 2 (1.22%) Hortonworks
12 2 (1.22%) Rackspace
12 2 (1.22%) Percona
12 2 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.61%) Citrix
13 1 (0.61%) Interwoven
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago