The table below looks at the statistics for Apache Solr skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Solr over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Solr
Rank 158 149 134
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -15
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.053% 0.027% 0.064%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.33% 0.18% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
601 541 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.02% 14.55% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 312 215
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 19 30
Median hourly rate £14.34 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.52% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £14.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +23.52%

Apache Solr
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Apache Solr
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Apache Solr Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Apache Solr
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Solr within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -8 2 - -
Apache Solr
England

Apache Solr
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) DB2
2 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (16.67%) HBase
3 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
3 1 (16.67%) HDFS
3 1 (16.67%) Concurrent Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Lucene

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) HBase
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Lucene
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) HDFS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore