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 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Solr
Rank 363 370 363
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 49 54 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.09% 1.16% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 39 27
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£475 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £285 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
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
4492 4653 4243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.83% 18.67% 18.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3212 3194 2782
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 87 142
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.49 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £43.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 24 November 2014.

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 24 November 2014. 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 +12 10 £450 - 5
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £500 -
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Bermondsey - - - -
Apache Solr
England

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 64 (54.70%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (43.59%) Java
3 41 (35.04%) Git (software)
4 40 (34.19%) TDD
5 36 (30.77%) MySQL
6 35 (29.91%) Scrum
7 33 (28.21%) PHP
7 33 (28.21%) E-Commerce
7 33 (28.21%) Lucene
8 31 (26.50%) Spring
8 31 (26.50%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (26.50%) Linux
9 28 (23.93%) Web Services
9 28 (23.93%) RESTful
9 28 (23.93%) Puppet
9 28 (23.93%) DevOps
10 27 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
10 27 (23.08%) Open Source
11 26 (22.22%) BDD
11 26 (22.22%) MongoDB
12 24 (20.51%) Hibernate
13 22 (18.80%) JSON
13 22 (18.80%) Redis
14 21 (17.95%) Endeca
14 21 (17.95%) JavaScript
15 20 (17.09%) Subversion
15 20 (17.09%) Maven
15 20 (17.09%) Opscode Chef
16 19 (16.24%) jQuery
16 19 (16.24%) Kanban

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 27 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (16.24%) Tomcat
3 17 (14.53%) Apache
4 15 (12.82%) Drupal
5 13 (11.11%) Node.js
6 10 (8.55%) IIS
7 7 (5.98%) SharePoint
7 7 (5.98%) CMS
8 5 (4.27%) WebLogic Portal
8 5 (4.27%) Apache ServiceMix
8 5 (4.27%) Adobe CQ
9 4 (3.42%) Mule
9 4 (3.42%) JBoss
10 3 (2.56%) Apache Pig
10 3 (2.56%) NServiceBus
10 3 (2.56%) Apache Spark
11 2 (1.71%) Escenic
11 2 (1.71%) OpenStack
11 2 (1.71%) JCAPS
11 2 (1.71%) nginx
Business Applications
1 13 (11.11%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (9.40%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (8.55%) Joyent
4 8 (6.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (4.27%) Amazon S3
6 4 (3.42%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.56%) Heroku
8 2 (1.71%) GitHub
9 1 (0.85%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.85%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.85%) SaaS
9 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.71%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.71%) Network Security
1 2 (1.71%) AMQP
2 1 (0.85%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (30.77%) MySQL
2 26 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 22 (18.80%) Redis
4 19 (16.24%) NoSQL
5 13 (11.11%) Hadoop
6 12 (10.26%) SQL Server
7 11 (9.40%) Big Data
8 10 (8.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (6.84%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (6.84%) MarkLogic
10 4 (3.42%) Riak
10 4 (3.42%) RavenDB
11 3 (2.56%) Jackrabbit
11 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (2.56%) Data Mining
11 3 (2.56%) IDOL
11 3 (2.56%) Voldemort
11 3 (2.56%) Apache Hive
12 2 (1.71%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.71%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 41 (35.04%) Git (software)
2 20 (17.09%) Subversion
2 20 (17.09%) Maven
3 12 (10.26%) JIRA
3 12 (10.26%) PHPUnit
4 10 (8.55%) Selenium
4 10 (8.55%) Jenkins
5 6 (5.13%) TeamCity
5 6 (5.13%) Cucumber
5 6 (5.13%) JUnit
6 5 (4.27%) Mockito
6 5 (4.27%) Hudson
7 4 (3.42%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.56%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.71%) NUnit
9 2 (1.71%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.85%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.85%) Behat
10 1 (0.85%) Ant
10 1 (0.85%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 10 (8.55%) Retail
2 6 (5.13%) Finance
3 3 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (0.85%) Law
4 1 (0.85%) Publishing
4 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (67.52%) Developer
2 30 (25.64%) Java Developer
3 17 (14.53%) Architect
4 15 (12.82%) Drupal Developer
5 14 (11.97%) PHP Developer
6 13 (11.11%) Consultant
7 9 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.98%) Technical Architect
8 7 (5.98%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.13%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 4 (3.42%) .NET Developer
10 4 (3.42%) Team Leader
10 4 (3.42%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (2.56%) Java Architect
11 3 (2.56%) Software Developer
11 3 (2.56%) Data Architect
11 3 (2.56%) PHP Zend Developer
11 3 (2.56%) Business Consultant
11 3 (2.56%) DevOps Architect
12 2 (1.71%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (28.21%) Lucene
2 31 (26.50%) Spring
3 28 (23.93%) Web Services
3 28 (23.93%) RESTful
4 24 (20.51%) Hibernate
5 22 (18.80%) JSON
6 19 (16.24%) jQuery
7 18 (15.38%) CSS
8 17 (14.53%) HTML
8 17 (14.53%) ActiveMQ
8 17 (14.53%) LAMP
9 16 (13.68%) Memcached
10 12 (10.26%) CakePHP
10 12 (10.26%) XML
11 11 (9.40%) Symfony
12 10 (8.55%) J2EE
13 9 (7.69%) Zend Framework
13 9 (7.69%) Java EE
14 8 (6.84%) RabbitMQ
14 8 (6.84%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.08%) Open Source
2 18 (15.38%) Taxonomies
3 16 (13.68%) iPad
4 12 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (9.40%) Data Structures
5 11 (9.40%) User Experience
6 9 (7.69%) Computer Science
7 6 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (5.13%) Algorithms
8 4 (3.42%) PKI
8 4 (3.42%) N-Tier
9 3 (2.56%) Social Network
9 3 (2.56%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.71%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.71%) Video on Demand
10 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.71%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.85%) Replication
11 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.85%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 31 (26.50%) Linux
2 17 (14.53%) UNIX
3 11 (9.40%) Windows
4 2 (1.71%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.85%) CentOS
5 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (54.70%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (34.19%) TDD
3 35 (29.91%) Scrum
4 33 (28.21%) E-Commerce
5 31 (26.50%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (23.93%) DevOps
7 26 (22.22%) BDD
8 19 (16.24%) Kanban
8 19 (16.24%) SOA
8 19 (16.24%) Configuration Management
9 18 (15.38%) Analytics
10 15 (12.82%) Automated Testing
11 14 (11.97%) MVC
12 11 (9.40%) Unit Testing
13 10 (8.55%) Project Management
14 9 (7.69%) Mentoring
15 8 (6.84%) Web Development
16 7 (5.98%) Balanced Scorecard
17 6 (5.13%) B2C
17 6 (5.13%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 51 (43.59%) Java
2 33 (28.21%) PHP
3 21 (17.95%) JavaScript
4 14 (11.97%) SQL
5 13 (11.11%) Ruby
6 9 (7.69%) Scala
7 8 (6.84%) PowerShell
8 6 (5.13%) PHP5
8 6 (5.13%) Perl
8 6 (5.13%) C#
9 5 (4.27%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.42%) Clojure
10 4 (3.42%) Golang
10 4 (3.42%) Python
11 3 (2.56%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.71%) C++
12 2 (1.71%) VBScript
12 2 (1.71%) C
13 1 (0.85%) VB
13 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.27%) Degree
1 5 (4.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) QA
System Software
1 15 (12.82%) Varnish
2 4 (3.42%) Docker
3 3 (2.56%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.85%) KVM
5 1 (0.85%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 28 (23.93%) Puppet
2 20 (17.09%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.13%) Vagrant
4 4 (3.42%) CA SiteMinder
4 4 (3.42%) OpenSSO
5 1 (0.85%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.85%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.85%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (17.95%) Endeca
2 15 (12.82%) Zend
3 12 (10.26%) Rackspace
4 5 (4.27%) Oracle
4 5 (4.27%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.27%) Adobe
4 5 (4.27%) BEA
4 5 (4.27%) ATG
5 4 (3.42%) Facebook
6 3 (2.56%) VMware
6 3 (2.56%) Cloudera
6 3 (2.56%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.71%) Twitter
8 1 (0.85%) Datameer
8 1 (0.85%) Hadapt
8 1 (0.85%) MapR
8 1 (0.85%) Platfora
8 1 (0.85%) Akamai
8 1 (0.85%) Splunk
8 1 (0.85%) Hortonworks
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