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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Solr
Rank 247 261 245
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 14 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.071% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.86% 0.39% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 5
Median daily rate £601 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.57% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £350 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £350 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.67%
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
1620 1787 1723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.85% 18.19% 18.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1010 1061 945
Median daily rate £425 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 67 85
Median hourly rate £35.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £40.00 £39.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Oxfordshire +10 6 £508 - 1
Surrey +9 4 - -
Berkshire - 4 £750 - 1
Apache Solr
England

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (70.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (45.00%) MongoDB
4 8 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
4 8 (40.00%) Analytics
4 8 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 8 (40.00%) Visualisation
5 7 (35.00%) Web Services
5 7 (35.00%) Linux
5 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
5 7 (35.00%) Python
6 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (30.00%) TDD
6 6 (30.00%) Spring
6 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
7 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (25.00%) RESTful
7 5 (25.00%) Node.js
7 5 (25.00%) Subversion
7 5 (25.00%) Lucene
7 5 (25.00%) Scrum
7 5 (25.00%) SQL
7 5 (25.00%) Apache
7 5 (25.00%) ETL
8 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (20.00%) HTML

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 10 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (25.00%) Apache
4 4 (20.00%) Apache Spark
5 3 (15.00%) Jetty
5 3 (15.00%) nginx
6 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
1 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) PaaS
1 4 (20.00%) SaaS
2 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (20.00%) Big Data
3 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.00%) MySQL
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (25.00%) Subversion
2 4 (20.00%) Gradle
2 4 (20.00%) Maven
2 4 (20.00%) Selenium
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (15.00%) IntelliJ
3 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Hadoop Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Solr Architect
4 3 (15.00%) AWS Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Insight Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Java Architect
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (15.00%) QA Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) HTML Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Web Services
2 6 (30.00%) Spring
3 5 (25.00%) Lucene
3 5 (25.00%) Node.js
3 5 (25.00%) RESTful
4 4 (20.00%) HTML
4 4 (20.00%) HTML5
5 3 (15.00%) .NET
5 3 (15.00%) PostGIS
5 3 (15.00%) Spring Boot
6 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (10.00%) Apache Camel
6 2 (10.00%) CSS
7 1 (5.00%) JSON
7 1 (5.00%) LAMP
7 1 (5.00%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (5.00%) REST
7 1 (5.00%) Symfony
7 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (20.00%) Statistics
4 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (15.00%) Smart Meter
5 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.00%) User Experience
6 1 (5.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Analytics
2 8 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
3 6 (30.00%) TDD
4 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (25.00%) ETL
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) Actionable Insight
5 4 (20.00%) Build Automation
5 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (20.00%) Data Governance
5 4 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
6 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (15.00%) Data Security
6 3 (15.00%) Machine Learning
6 3 (15.00%) Open Source
6 3 (15.00%) Predictive Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
7 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) Python
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) R
6 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (15.00%) C++
6 3 (15.00%) Ruby
6 3 (15.00%) Scala
7 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
1 3 (15.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle