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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Solr
England / South East
Rank 233 244 260
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +16
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 8 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.21% 0.093%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.64% 1.18% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 4
Median daily rate £351 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £230 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £420 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1258 1522 1700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.35% 17.35% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 750 971 952
Median daily rate £425 £399 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.58% +6.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.52% +5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 52 77
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -11.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.48 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.66 £53.58 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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
Hampshire - 6 £351 - 7
Berkshire - 2 - - 1
Apache Solr
England

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 27 (75.00%) Java
2 19 (52.78%) Hadoop
2 19 (52.78%) Big Data
3 18 (50.00%) Linux
4 17 (47.22%) Analytics
5 16 (44.44%) Apache
6 15 (41.67%) Open Source
6 15 (41.67%) NoSQL
6 15 (41.67%) Elasticsearch
7 13 (36.11%) C++
8 12 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (33.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 11 (30.56%) Apache Flume
9 11 (30.56%) Oozie
9 11 (30.56%) HDFS
9 11 (30.56%) Apache Hive
9 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (27.78%) Lucene
10 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
10 10 (27.78%) SQL
10 10 (27.78%) Web Services
10 10 (27.78%) Unix
10 10 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (27.78%) Kafka
11 9 (25.00%) Apache Pig
11 9 (25.00%) Sqoop
11 9 (25.00%) Hortonworks
11 9 (25.00%) HBase
11 9 (25.00%) MapReduce
11 9 (25.00%) Ambari

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 16 (44.44%) Apache
2 15 (41.67%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (25.00%) Apache Pig
3 9 (25.00%) Apache Spark
4 7 (19.44%) Jetty
4 7 (19.44%) Tomcat
5 5 (13.89%) nginx
6 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
7 2 (5.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Alfresco
8 1 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (22.22%) PaaS
2 8 (22.22%) SaaS
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) Kerberos
1 8 (22.22%) LAN
1 8 (22.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (52.78%) Big Data
1 19 (52.78%) Hadoop
2 15 (41.67%) NoSQL
3 11 (30.56%) Apache Hive
4 9 (25.00%) Apache Zeppelin
4 9 (25.00%) HBase
4 9 (25.00%) Sqoop
5 8 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (22.22%) MySQL
5 8 (22.22%) Oracle Exadata
5 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 7 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (19.44%) MongoDB
7 2 (5.56%) Impala
8 1 (2.78%) Neo4j
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.78%) OrientDB
8 1 (2.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 8 (22.22%) Maven
2 6 (16.67%) Gradle
2 6 (16.67%) Selenium
2 6 (16.67%) Subversion
3 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (11.11%) Publishing
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Architect
2 9 (25.00%) Administrator
2 9 (25.00%) Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Data Architect
3 8 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Data Administrator
4 7 (19.44%) Hadoop Architect
4 7 (19.44%) Java Architect
4 7 (19.44%) Solr Architect
5 4 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Agile Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (8.33%) AWS Developer
6 3 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Java Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) Kafka
1 10 (27.78%) Lucene
1 10 (27.78%) Web Services
2 9 (25.00%) Apache Tez
2 9 (25.00%) HTML
2 9 (25.00%) RESTful
3 8 (22.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 7 (19.44%) HTML5
5 6 (16.67%) CSS
5 6 (16.67%) Spring
6 5 (13.89%) .NET
7 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 3 (8.33%) JSON
8 3 (8.33%) XML
9 2 (5.56%) CSS3
9 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
9 2 (5.56%) jQuery
9 2 (5.56%) Middleware
9 2 (5.56%) REST
9 2 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Grid Computing
2 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.11%) Clustering
4 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Linux
2 10 (27.78%) Unix
3 2 (5.56%) Debian
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Analytics
2 15 (41.67%) Open Source
3 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (25.00%) MapReduce
6 8 (22.22%) Benchmarking
6 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 8 (22.22%) Data Governance
6 8 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
6 8 (22.22%) High Availability
6 8 (22.22%) Visualisation
7 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
7 7 (19.44%) Data Security
7 7 (19.44%) Machine Learning
7 7 (19.44%) Predictive Analytics
8 6 (16.67%) Build Automation
8 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
8 6 (16.67%) Scrum
8 6 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (75.00%) Java
2 13 (36.11%) C++
3 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 10 (27.78%) SQL
4 8 (22.22%) C
4 8 (22.22%) Python
5 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
5 5 (13.89%) Ruby
5 5 (13.89%) Scala
6 1 (2.78%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 6 (16.67%) PhD
3 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (33.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 11 (30.56%) Apache Flume
2 11 (30.56%) HDFS
3 8 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) Oozie
2 9 (25.00%) Ambari
2 9 (25.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Hortonworks
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle
2 8 (22.22%) Cisco
2 8 (22.22%) Teradata
3 2 (5.56%) Adobe
3 2 (5.56%) Cloudera
3 2 (5.56%) IBM
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) AppDynamics
4 1 (2.78%) SAP