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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Solr over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Solr
Rank 99 76 77
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +1
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.069% 0.53% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.35% 2.87% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate £350 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
286 209 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 19.77% 18.35% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 142 110
Average daily rate £420 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.86% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £20.43 £12.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.20% -17.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Apache Solr
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apache Solr across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) CMS
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Web Design
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) JSP
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) Adobe
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) JSP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JSP
3 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (40.00%) MooTools
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Drush
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) SAML
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) Microservices
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) SOLID
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Web Design
5 1 (20.00%) Build Automation
5 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Varnish
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (20.00%) hybris