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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Solr
Rank 92 73 67
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 14 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.83% 0.59% 1.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.71% 3.09% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 11
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£318 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.30% +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £381 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.22% +27.08%
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
377 194 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.40% 18.98% 23.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 115 123
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 13
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.60 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.79% -12.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.20 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache Solr across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Apache Solr Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 16 (94.12%) MVC
1 16 (94.12%) jQuery
2 14 (82.35%) CSS3
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 14 (82.35%) CSS
3 13 (76.47%) SQL
4 12 (70.59%) Java
4 12 (70.59%) JSP
4 12 (70.59%) Photoshop
4 12 (70.59%) Spring
4 12 (70.59%) Web Design
4 12 (70.59%) Adobe
4 12 (70.59%) Spring MVC
4 12 (70.59%) MooTools
5 11 (64.71%) Configuration Management
5 11 (64.71%) hybris
6 10 (58.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (58.82%) Build Automation
6 10 (58.82%) Integration Testing
6 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (58.82%) Business Analysis
7 8 (47.06%) HTML
8 6 (35.29%) HTML5
9 5 (29.41%) CMS
10 4 (23.53%) Ajax
10 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
10 4 (23.53%) SOA
10 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
10 4 (23.53%) .NET

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 5 (29.41%) CMS
2 4 (23.53%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (23.53%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.88%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) UI Developer
3 11 (64.71%) UI Programmer
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) jQuery
2 14 (82.35%) CSS
2 14 (82.35%) CSS3
3 12 (70.59%) Spring MVC
3 12 (70.59%) JSP
3 12 (70.59%) MooTools
3 12 (70.59%) Spring
4 8 (47.06%) HTML
5 6 (35.29%) HTML5
6 4 (23.53%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (23.53%) .NET
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
6 4 (23.53%) Ajax
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.88%) SAML
7 1 (5.88%) Drush
7 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) MVC
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (70.59%) Web Design
4 11 (64.71%) Configuration Management
5 10 (58.82%) Business Analysis
5 10 (58.82%) Integration Testing
5 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (58.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (58.82%) Build Automation
6 4 (23.53%) OOP
6 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
6 4 (23.53%) SOA
6 4 (23.53%) Microservices
7 2 (11.76%) Scrum
8 1 (5.88%) TDD
8 1 (5.88%) SEO
8 1 (5.88%) Workflow
8 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) C
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Varnish
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Adobe
2 11 (64.71%) hybris
3 4 (23.53%) Sitecore