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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Solr
Rank 520 522 498
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -24
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 82 74 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.84% 0.81% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 46 53
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +50.00%
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
9742 9085 8179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.58% 18.10% 17.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6330 5451 4759
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 289 380 396
Average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 +9 55 £450 +9.09% 25
Yorkshire -17 10 £313 +0.80% 3
East of England +8 7 £350 +3.70% 1
South East -12 7 £350 -17.64% 8
North West -18 2 £353 +41.70% 1
East Midlands - 1 £450 - 3
Apache Solr
UK

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 95 (56.55%) Java
2 80 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (36.90%) JavaScript
4 60 (35.71%) Spring
5 50 (29.76%) Elasticsearch
6 46 (27.38%) MVC
7 44 (26.19%) SQL
7 44 (26.19%) E-Commerce
8 43 (25.60%) Big Data
9 42 (25.00%) CSS
10 41 (24.40%) Apache
10 41 (24.40%) Linux
10 41 (24.40%) Lucene
11 40 (23.81%) Retail
11 40 (23.81%) HTML
11 40 (23.81%) Hadoop
12 39 (23.21%) MongoDB
13 34 (20.24%) Scrum
14 33 (19.64%) NoSQL
14 33 (19.64%) hybris
15 32 (19.05%) TDD
16 29 (17.26%) CSS3
17 28 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
18 27 (16.07%) Hibernate
18 27 (16.07%) Finance
18 27 (16.07%) HTML5
19 26 (15.48%) Amazon AWS
19 26 (15.48%) SQL Server
20 25 (14.88%) jQuery
21 24 (14.29%) Oracle

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 50 (29.76%) Elasticsearch
2 41 (24.40%) Apache
3 22 (13.10%) Tomcat
4 15 (8.93%) CMS
5 11 (6.55%) Apache Spark
6 8 (4.76%) Node.js
6 8 (4.76%) WebSphere
6 8 (4.76%) JBoss
7 7 (4.17%) Mule
8 6 (3.57%) nginx
9 4 (2.38%) Apache Pig
9 4 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.79%) Mule ESB
11 2 (1.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (1.19%) Drupal
12 1 (0.60%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.60%) WordPress
12 1 (0.60%) Commerce Server
12 1 (0.60%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 11 (6.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.98%) Tridion
2 4 (2.38%) Fredhopper
3 2 (1.19%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 26 (15.48%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.57%) GitHub
4 3 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.79%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.60%) AWS OpsWorks
6 1 (0.60%) IaaS
6 1 (0.60%) PaaS
6 1 (0.60%) Heroku
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.17%) HTTP
2 6 (3.57%) DNS
3 5 (2.98%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.38%) SMTP
4 4 (2.38%) FTP
4 4 (2.38%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.79%) Internet
6 1 (0.60%) Firewall
6 1 (0.60%) NAS
6 1 (0.60%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (25.60%) Big Data
2 40 (23.81%) Hadoop
3 39 (23.21%) MongoDB
4 33 (19.64%) NoSQL
5 26 (15.48%) SQL Server
6 16 (9.52%) MySQL
7 13 (7.74%) HBase
8 12 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (6.55%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (5.95%) Impala
11 8 (4.76%) Redis
12 7 (4.17%) Apache Hive
12 7 (4.17%) Jackrabbit
12 7 (4.17%) Triplestore
13 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (2.98%) MarkLogic
13 5 (2.98%) Relational Database
13 5 (2.98%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (2.38%) Amazon Redshift
14 4 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 19 (11.31%) Subversion
1 19 (11.31%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.71%) Maven
3 15 (8.93%) JIRA
4 13 (7.74%) Jenkins
5 11 (6.55%) TeamCity
5 11 (6.55%) JUnit
6 6 (3.57%) Mockito
6 6 (3.57%) Hudson
7 5 (2.98%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.38%) MSBuild
8 4 (2.38%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.38%) Ant
8 4 (2.38%) Liquibase
9 3 (1.79%) Selenium
9 3 (1.79%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.60%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.60%) Log4j
10 1 (0.60%) NUnit
10 1 (0.60%) ReSharper
General
1 40 (23.81%) Retail
2 27 (16.07%) Finance
3 10 (5.95%) Marketing
4 6 (3.57%) Banking
5 3 (1.79%) Publishing
6 2 (1.19%) Back Office
6 2 (1.19%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.19%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Legal
7 1 (0.60%) Billing
Job Titles
1 100 (59.52%) Developer
2 43 (25.60%) Java Developer
3 30 (17.86%) Architect
4 17 (10.12%) .NET Developer
5 11 (6.55%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (6.55%) UI Developer
5 11 (6.55%) UI Programmer
6 8 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 6 (3.57%) Analyst
8 5 (2.98%) Software Developer
8 5 (2.98%) Web Developer
8 5 (2.98%) Data Architect
8 5 (2.98%) Data Analyst
8 5 (2.98%) Team Leader
8 5 (2.98%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (2.98%) Java Architect
9 4 (2.38%) Hybris Developer
9 4 (2.38%) Hadoop Developer
9 4 (2.38%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (2.38%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (35.71%) Spring
2 42 (25.00%) CSS
3 41 (24.40%) Lucene
4 40 (23.81%) HTML
5 29 (17.26%) CSS3
6 27 (16.07%) HTML5
6 27 (16.07%) Hibernate
7 25 (14.88%) jQuery
8 24 (14.29%) J2EE
9 23 (13.69%) Web Services
10 22 (13.10%) .NET
11 18 (10.71%) JSP
11 18 (10.71%) AngularJS
12 16 (9.52%) Spring MVC
12 16 (9.52%) RESTful
13 15 (8.93%) ASP.NET
14 13 (7.74%) Java EE
14 13 (7.74%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (7.14%) PostGIS
15 12 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.57%) Algorithms
2 6 (3.57%) User Experience
3 5 (2.98%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.98%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (2.98%) Blog
4 4 (2.38%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.38%) Replication
4 4 (2.38%) Taxonomies
4 4 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (2.38%) iPad
5 3 (1.79%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.79%) Social Network
6 2 (1.19%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.19%) Biology
6 2 (1.19%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.19%) Life Science
6 2 (1.19%) Clustering
6 2 (1.19%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.60%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 41 (24.40%) Linux
2 22 (13.10%) UNIX
3 13 (7.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (3.57%) Windows
5 3 (1.79%) CentOS
6 1 (0.60%) HPUX
6 1 (0.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (27.38%) MVC
3 44 (26.19%) E-Commerce
4 34 (20.24%) Scrum
5 32 (19.05%) TDD
6 28 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (14.29%) Open Source
7 24 (14.29%) Analytics
8 22 (13.10%) Configuration Management
9 20 (11.90%) Data Architecture
9 20 (11.90%) DevOps
10 17 (10.12%) B2C
11 16 (9.52%) OO
11 16 (9.52%) Data Management
11 16 (9.52%) BDD
11 16 (9.52%) Mentoring
12 15 (8.93%) Multithreading
12 15 (8.93%) Integration Testing
13 14 (8.33%) B2B
14 12 (7.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 95 (56.55%) Java
2 62 (36.90%) JavaScript
3 44 (26.19%) SQL
4 16 (9.52%) C#
5 11 (6.55%) PHP
6 9 (5.36%) PL/SQL
6 9 (5.36%) AWK
6 9 (5.36%) Scala
7 7 (4.17%) SPARQL
7 7 (4.17%) Python
8 6 (3.57%) Groovy
8 6 (3.57%) TypeScript
9 5 (2.98%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.98%) XPath
10 4 (2.38%) XQuery
10 4 (2.38%) Ruby
10 4 (2.38%) Perl
11 3 (1.79%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.19%) C
12 2 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.19%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (1.19%) ISO 14001
2 2 (1.19%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.17%) HDFS
2 5 (2.98%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.79%) Apache Flume
4 2 (1.19%) Docker
4 2 (1.19%) Varnish
4 2 (1.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.19%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (6.55%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (4.76%) Puppet
3 6 (3.57%) Nagios
4 5 (2.98%) Vagrant
4 5 (2.98%) Oozie
5 2 (1.19%) Ansible
5 2 (1.19%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.60%) Kibana
6 1 (0.60%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.60%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.60%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 33 (19.64%) hybris
2 24 (14.29%) Oracle
3 23 (13.69%) Endeca
4 16 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 12 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 12 (7.14%) Adobe
6 7 (4.17%) VMware
7 5 (2.98%) Sitecore
7 5 (2.98%) MuleSoft
7 5 (2.98%) HP
8 4 (2.38%) Sun
8 4 (2.38%) Vertica
8 4 (2.38%) Infobright
9 3 (1.79%) AppDynamics
9 3 (1.79%) ATG
10 2 (1.19%) IBM
10 2 (1.19%) Hortonworks
10 2 (1.19%) SaltStack
10 2 (1.19%) Terracotta
11 1 (0.60%) Elastic Path
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