The table below looks at the statistics for Apache Solr skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Solr over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Solr
Rank 221 265 260
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -5
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 21 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.073% 0.061%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.65% 0.41% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 2
Median daily rate £508 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.52% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £365 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £485 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £419 £378
% change year-on-year
+19.40% +10.92%
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 South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1272 1690 1692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.47% 17.73% 17.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 1019 977
Median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 57 70
Median hourly rate £34.00 £16.28 £19.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.84% -15.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.51 £11.78 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.54 £37.68 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -9.70%

Apache Solr
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 South East

Apache Solr
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Apache Solr Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Apache Solr
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache Solr across the South East region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Apache Solr Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Apache Solr
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Surrey +25 6 £563 +60.71%
Berkshire +16 6 £750 -
Oxfordshire +3 6 £508 - 2
East Sussex +4 2 £288 -
Sussex - 1 - -
Apache Solr
England

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 35 (83.33%) Java
2 23 (54.76%) Hadoop
2 23 (54.76%) Analytics
2 23 (54.76%) Elasticsearch
3 20 (47.62%) Big Data
3 20 (47.62%) Linux
4 19 (45.24%) Apache
4 19 (45.24%) NoSQL
5 16 (38.10%) Open Source
5 16 (38.10%) C++
6 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 14 (33.33%) SQL
7 14 (33.33%) Visualisation
7 14 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
7 14 (33.33%) Lucene
8 13 (30.95%) RESTful
8 13 (30.95%) MongoDB
8 13 (30.95%) HTML
8 13 (30.95%) Oracle
8 13 (30.95%) Python
8 13 (30.95%) Apache Spark
9 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 12 (28.57%) Web Services
9 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
9 12 (28.57%) Maven
9 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
10 11 (26.19%) HTML5
11 10 (23.81%) SaaS
11 10 (23.81%) PaaS

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 23 (54.76%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (45.24%) Apache
3 13 (30.95%) Apache Spark
4 10 (23.81%) Jetty
4 10 (23.81%) Tomcat
5 9 (21.43%) Apache Pig
6 8 (19.05%) nginx
7 2 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) MS Office
2 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (23.81%) PaaS
2 10 (23.81%) SaaS
3 8 (19.05%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (11.90%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) Kerberos
1 8 (19.05%) LAN
1 8 (19.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (54.76%) Hadoop
2 20 (47.62%) Big Data
3 19 (45.24%) NoSQL
4 13 (30.95%) MongoDB
5 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 9 (21.43%) Apache Hive
6 9 (21.43%) Apache Zeppelin
6 9 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (21.43%) HBase
6 9 (21.43%) Sqoop
7 8 (19.05%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (19.05%) MySQL
7 8 (19.05%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.38%) Neo4j
9 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
9 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (2.38%) OrientDB
9 1 (2.38%) Redis
9 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 12 (28.57%) Maven
2 10 (23.81%) Gradle
2 10 (23.81%) Selenium
2 10 (23.81%) Subversion
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (14.29%) Publishing
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Architect
2 12 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Data Architect
4 9 (21.43%) Hadoop Architect
4 9 (21.43%) Java Architect
4 9 (21.43%) Solr Architect
5 7 (16.67%) Administrator
5 7 (16.67%) Data Administrator
6 6 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (14.29%) Lead Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Agile Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Agile Java Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) HTML Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Java Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) Java Software Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) MongoDB Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) Lucene
2 13 (30.95%) HTML
2 13 (30.95%) RESTful
3 12 (28.57%) Web Services
4 11 (26.19%) HTML5
5 10 (23.81%) Kafka
5 10 (23.81%) Spring
6 9 (21.43%) Apache Tez
7 8 (19.05%) .NET
7 8 (19.05%) CSS
7 8 (19.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 3 (7.14%) JSON
9 3 (7.14%) XML
10 2 (4.76%) Ajax
10 2 (4.76%) CSS3
10 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
10 2 (4.76%) jQuery
10 2 (4.76%) OSGi
10 2 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 8 (19.05%) Grid Computing
3 8 (19.05%) Mathematics
4 4 (9.52%) Statistics
5 3 (7.14%) Smart Meter
6 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.76%) Clustering
6 2 (4.76%) User Experience
7 1 (2.38%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Linux
2 8 (19.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) Analytics
2 16 (38.10%) Open Source
3 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
5 10 (23.81%) Build Automation
5 10 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (23.81%) Data Governance
5 10 (23.81%) Scrum
5 10 (23.81%) TDD
6 9 (21.43%) Data Modelling
6 9 (21.43%) Data Security
6 9 (21.43%) Machine Learning
6 9 (21.43%) MapReduce
6 9 (21.43%) Predictive Analytics
7 8 (19.05%) Benchmarking
7 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
7 8 (19.05%) High Availability
7 8 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (11.90%) Code Coverage
8 5 (11.90%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 35 (83.33%) Java
2 16 (38.10%) C++
3 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 14 (33.33%) SQL
4 13 (30.95%) Python
5 8 (19.05%) Bash Shell
5 8 (19.05%) C
5 8 (19.05%) Ruby
5 8 (19.05%) Scala
6 4 (9.52%) R
7 1 (2.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 8 (19.05%) PhD
3 1 (2.38%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 9 (21.43%) Apache Flume
2 9 (21.43%) HDFS
3 8 (19.05%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (21.43%) Ambari
1 9 (21.43%) Hadoop YARN
1 9 (21.43%) Oozie
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Oracle
2 9 (21.43%) Hortonworks
3 8 (19.05%) Cisco
3 8 (19.05%) Teradata
4 2 (4.76%) Adobe
5 1 (2.38%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.38%) SAP