The first table below looks at the demand for Apache Solr skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Solr over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Scotland region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Solr
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £313 £263
% change year-on-year
+44.00% +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
421 399 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 15.36% 16.32% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 184 148
Average daily rate £360 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 12
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.77 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.90% -9.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.25 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.40 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Apache Solr
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Apache Solr
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Apache Solr Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Apache Solr
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Apache Solr Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Apache Solr
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
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Job
Vacancies
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Apache Solr
UK

Apache Solr
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) JBoss
2 6 (60.00%) JSR 168
2 6 (60.00%) JSR 286
2 6 (60.00%) CSS3
3 5 (50.00%) Java EE
3 5 (50.00%) SOA
4 4 (40.00%) RichFaces
5 3 (30.00%) Open Source
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) Workflow
6 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) Spring
6 2 (20.00%) Maven
6 2 (20.00%) jBPM
6 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
6 2 (20.00%) Middleware
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) XSL
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) BPMN
6 2 (20.00%) Drools
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (10.00%) HTML5

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Maven
1 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Portal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) JSR 168
1 6 (60.00%) JSR 286
1 6 (60.00%) CSS3
2 5 (50.00%) Java EE
3 4 (40.00%) RichFaces
4 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) jBPM
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) XSL
4 2 (20.00%) Drools
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) SOA
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) BPMN
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) JBoss