The table below looks at the statistics for Apache Solr skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Solr over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Solr
Rank 335 354 367
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +13
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 78 66 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.28% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.61% 1.46% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 48 50
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£474 £425 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.47% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £295 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £515 £478
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
England

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

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4844 4533 4421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.44% 18.93% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3340 2985 2873
Average daily rate £415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 113 111
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.00 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

Apache Solr
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apache Solr across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Apache Solr Jobs Demand Trend in London

Apache Solr
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Apache Solr Daily Rate Trend in London

Apache Solr
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache Solr across the London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Apache Solr Daily Rate Histogram in London

Apache Solr
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apache Solr across the London region.

Apache Solr Hourly Rate Trend in London

Apache Solr
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 4 September 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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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
City of London +7 5 £381 -12.85% 7
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £368 -
Apache Solr
England

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 60 (58.82%) Java
2 53 (51.96%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (43.14%) Spring
4 40 (39.22%) JavaScript
5 38 (37.25%) Lucene
6 34 (33.33%) TDD
7 31 (30.39%) Big Data
8 29 (28.43%) Elasticsearch
9 28 (27.45%) HTML
10 25 (24.51%) Finance
10 25 (24.51%) Git (software)
11 24 (23.53%) Hadoop
11 24 (23.53%) E-Commerce
12 23 (22.55%) Hibernate
12 23 (22.55%) Amazon AWS
13 22 (21.57%) MVC
13 22 (21.57%) Linux
14 21 (20.59%) Apache
15 20 (19.61%) CSS
15 20 (19.61%) J2EE
15 20 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (19.61%) AngularJS
15 20 (19.61%) HBase
16 19 (18.63%) BDD
16 19 (18.63%) MongoDB
16 19 (18.63%) NoSQL
16 19 (18.63%) Scrum
17 18 (17.65%) Retail
17 18 (17.65%) Web Services
17 18 (17.65%) HTML5

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 29 (28.43%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (20.59%) Apache
3 15 (14.71%) Tomcat
3 15 (14.71%) Node.js
4 13 (12.75%) Apache Spark
5 10 (9.80%) Mule
6 8 (7.84%) nginx
6 8 (7.84%) CMS
7 5 (4.90%) JBoss
8 4 (3.92%) Mule ESB
9 2 (1.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (1.96%) Apache Pig
9 2 (1.96%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.96%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.96%) Drupal
10 1 (0.98%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.98%) Liferay
10 1 (0.98%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.98%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Fredhopper
2 2 (1.96%) Summit
3 1 (0.98%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 23 (22.55%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.84%) GitHub
3 3 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.94%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.96%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.98%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (0.98%) SaaS
5 1 (0.98%) PaaS
5 1 (0.98%) Heroku
5 1 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) HTTP
1 1 (0.98%) SAN
1 1 (0.98%) Internet
1 1 (0.98%) Firewall
1 1 (0.98%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (30.39%) Big Data
2 24 (23.53%) Hadoop
3 20 (19.61%) HBase
4 19 (18.63%) MongoDB
4 19 (18.63%) NoSQL
5 17 (16.67%) Impala
6 16 (15.69%) SQL Server
7 13 (12.75%) Redis
8 12 (11.76%) Apache Hive
8 12 (11.76%) MySQL
9 9 (8.82%) Relational Database
10 8 (7.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (6.86%) Riak
11 7 (6.86%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (6.86%) QlikView
11 7 (6.86%) Jackrabbit
12 5 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (4.90%) MarkLogic
13 3 (2.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (24.51%) Git (software)
2 15 (14.71%) Maven
2 15 (14.71%) Jenkins
3 12 (11.76%) JIRA
3 12 (11.76%) TeamCity
4 10 (9.80%) JUnit
5 8 (7.84%) Hudson
6 7 (6.86%) Subversion
7 6 (5.88%) Mockito
8 5 (4.90%) Cucumber
9 4 (3.92%) Liquibase
10 2 (1.96%) Gradle
10 2 (1.96%) Selenium
10 2 (1.96%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.98%) Log4j
11 1 (0.98%) NUnit
11 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 1 (0.98%) Ant
11 1 (0.98%) ReSharper
General
1 25 (24.51%) Finance
2 18 (17.65%) Retail
3 11 (10.78%) Banking
4 2 (1.96%) Publishing
4 2 (1.96%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.96%) Marketing
5 1 (0.98%) Legal
5 1 (0.98%) Advertising
5 1 (0.98%) Front Office
5 1 (0.98%) Back Office
5 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (62.75%) Developer
2 38 (37.25%) Java Developer
3 17 (16.67%) Architect
4 7 (6.86%) Senior Developer
4 7 (6.86%) Java Architect
4 7 (6.86%) Big Data Developer
5 6 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 5 (4.90%) Technical Architect
6 5 (4.90%) Team Leader
6 5 (4.90%) Hadoop Developer
6 5 (4.90%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (3.92%) Search Engineer
7 4 (3.92%) Development Team Leader
8 3 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (2.94%) Java Technical Architect
8 3 (2.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (2.94%) PHP Developer
9 2 (1.96%) Scala Developer
9 2 (1.96%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (43.14%) Spring
2 38 (37.25%) Lucene
3 28 (27.45%) HTML
4 23 (22.55%) Hibernate
5 20 (19.61%) J2EE
5 20 (19.61%) CSS
5 20 (19.61%) AngularJS
6 18 (17.65%) HTML5
6 18 (17.65%) Web Services
7 15 (14.71%) JSON
7 15 (14.71%) RESTful
8 14 (13.73%) .NET
9 12 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
10 10 (9.80%) Backbone.js
11 9 (8.82%) REST
11 9 (8.82%) CSS3
11 9 (8.82%) ASP.NET
12 8 (7.84%) Spring Web Flow
13 7 (6.86%) React
13 7 (6.86%) Apache Avro
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.78%) Algorithms
2 9 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.82%) Visualisation
3 7 (6.86%) User Experience
3 7 (6.86%) Blog
4 6 (5.88%) Taxonomies
4 6 (5.88%) iPad
5 5 (4.90%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.94%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (2.94%) Social Network
8 2 (1.96%) PKI
8 2 (1.96%) Web 2.0
8 2 (1.96%) Statistics
9 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.98%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.98%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.98%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.98%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.98%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (21.57%) Linux
2 7 (6.86%) UNIX
3 2 (1.96%) Windows
4 1 (0.98%) HPUX
4 1 (0.98%) Solaris
4 1 (0.98%) CentOS
4 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (51.96%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (33.33%) TDD
3 24 (23.53%) E-Commerce
4 22 (21.57%) MVC
5 20 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (18.63%) BDD
6 19 (18.63%) Scrum
7 16 (15.69%) OO
7 16 (15.69%) DevOps
7 16 (15.69%) Multithreading
8 13 (12.75%) Data Architecture
8 13 (12.75%) Open Source
8 13 (12.75%) B2C
9 11 (10.78%) SOA
9 11 (10.78%) Analytics
10 10 (9.80%) Mentoring
11 9 (8.82%) Coaching
11 9 (8.82%) B2B
12 8 (7.84%) Content Management
12 8 (7.84%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 60 (58.82%) Java
2 40 (39.22%) JavaScript
3 15 (14.71%) SQL
4 11 (10.78%) Scala
5 9 (8.82%) C#
6 8 (7.84%) Ruby
6 8 (7.84%) Groovy
7 7 (6.86%) PHP
8 3 (2.94%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.96%) SPARQL
10 1 (0.98%) Clojure
10 1 (0.98%) Go
10 1 (0.98%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.98%) XPath
10 1 (0.98%) PHP5
10 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.98%) Perl
10 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.98%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.84%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) ISO 14001
2 2 (1.96%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (13.73%) HDFS
2 4 (3.92%) Docker
3 2 (1.96%) Varnish
3 2 (1.96%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.98%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.98%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 8 (7.84%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (6.86%) Oozie
3 6 (5.88%) Vagrant
4 5 (4.90%) Puppet
5 2 (1.96%) OpenSSO
5 2 (1.96%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (1.96%) Ansible
6 1 (0.98%) Kibana
6 1 (0.98%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (8.82%) Oracle
1 9 (8.82%) Endeca
2 8 (7.84%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.86%) MuleSoft
4 5 (4.90%) AppDynamics
5 4 (3.92%) Sun
5 4 (3.92%) HP
6 3 (2.94%) Adobe
6 3 (2.94%) ATG
6 3 (2.94%) hybris
7 2 (1.96%) VMware
7 2 (1.96%) BEA
7 2 (1.96%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.96%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.96%) Apigee
8 1 (0.98%) Interwoven
8 1 (0.98%) IBM
8 1 (0.98%) Blue Martini
8 1 (0.98%) Akamai
8 1 (0.98%) Zend
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