The table below looks at the statistics for Apache Solr skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Solr over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Solr
Rank 99 96 79
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 9 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.62% 0.62% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.85% 3.28% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 3
Median daily rate £423 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.20% -3.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Apache Solr
West Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
234 305 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 16.03% 18.97% 15.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 191 100
Median daily rate £400 £361 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.72% +3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.60 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.65% +2.99%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

Apache Solr
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Apache Solr
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Apache Solr Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) CMS
3 8 (53.33%) Scrum
3 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) NoSQL
3 8 (53.33%) MongoDB
3 8 (53.33%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (53.33%) User Experience
4 7 (46.67%) Microservices
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (46.67%) SOLID
4 7 (46.67%) Front End Development
4 7 (46.67%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (46.67%) Ajax
4 7 (46.67%) jQuery
4 7 (46.67%) Sitecore
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
4 7 (46.67%) .NET
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (46.67%) C#
4 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
4 7 (46.67%) OOP
4 7 (46.67%) SOA
4 7 (46.67%) TDD
4 7 (46.67%) MVC
5 6 (40.00%) SEO
5 6 (40.00%) Workflow
5 6 (40.00%) SAML

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 10 (66.67%) CMS
2 8 (53.33%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (40.00%) Drupal
4 4 (26.67%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (6.67%) Apache
5 1 (6.67%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) MongoDB
1 8 (53.33%) NoSQL
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) Big Data
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive
4 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (6.67%) Impala
4 1 (6.67%) Riak
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Drupal Developer
3 5 (33.33%) CMS Developer
3 5 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 5 (33.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Sitecore Developer
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Apache Spark Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Hadoop Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Java Hadoop Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Python Software Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
1 7 (46.67%) Ajax
1 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
1 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 7 (46.67%) jQuery
1 7 (46.67%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) CSS3
2 6 (40.00%) Drush
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) HTML5
2 6 (40.00%) SAML
2 6 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (6.67%) Pandas
3 1 (6.67%) Scrapy
3 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) User Experience
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Scrum
3 7 (46.67%) Front End Development
3 7 (46.67%) Microservices
3 7 (46.67%) MVC
3 7 (46.67%) OOP
3 7 (46.67%) SOA
3 7 (46.67%) SOLID
3 7 (46.67%) TDD
4 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (40.00%) SEO
4 6 (40.00%) Software Delivery
4 6 (40.00%) Workflow
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Network Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Data Acquisition
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
3 6 (40.00%) C
3 6 (40.00%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Varnish
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Sitecore
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft