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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Solr over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Solr
Rank 256 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.57% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
1744 1518 1264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.79% 17.14% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 768 649
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £206 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 84 100
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.10 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.30%

Apache Solr
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apache Solr across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Solr within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex - 5 £388 -
Berkshire - 2 £375 - 2
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 4
Surrey - - - -
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 2
Hampshire - - - - 4
Kent - - - -
Apache Solr
England

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Web Services
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (43.75%) Maven
4 6 (37.50%) Eclipse
4 6 (37.50%) Internet
4 6 (37.50%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) J2EE
4 6 (37.50%) SOAP
4 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (37.50%) Open Source
4 6 (37.50%) PostGIS
5 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
5 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
5 5 (31.25%) SaaS
5 5 (31.25%) Puppet
5 5 (31.25%) RESTful
5 5 (31.25%) JIRA
5 5 (31.25%) FitNesse
5 5 (31.25%) jQuery
5 5 (31.25%) Apache
5 5 (31.25%) Linux
5 5 (31.25%) VMware
5 5 (31.25%) Spring
6 4 (25.00%) Scrum
6 4 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (25.00%) CSS
6 4 (25.00%) HTML
6 4 (25.00%) PHP

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) Drupal
3 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.25%) CMS
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
4 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (31.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.25%) Big Data
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) DB2
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Maven
2 6 (37.50%) Eclipse
3 5 (31.25%) JIRA
3 5 (31.25%) FitNesse
3 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
3 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
4 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (12.50%) Ant
5 2 (12.50%) JUnit
6 1 (6.25%) NUnit
6 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
6 1 (6.25%) Selenium
6 1 (6.25%) RSpec
6 1 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (6.25%) Moq
General
1 1 (6.25%) Publishing
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Drupal Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (37.50%) J2EE
2 6 (37.50%) SOAP
2 6 (37.50%) PostGIS
3 5 (31.25%) jQuery
3 5 (31.25%) RESTful
3 5 (31.25%) Spring
4 4 (25.00%) CSS
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (18.75%) Servlets
6 2 (12.50%) Drush
6 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 2 (12.50%) Spring MVC
6 2 (12.50%) Django
6 2 (12.50%) Ajax
6 2 (12.50%) XML
7 1 (6.25%) XSLT
7 1 (6.25%) JMS
7 1 (6.25%) CGI
7 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Open Source
2 2 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Scrum
2 4 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) OOD
4 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Web Design
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Content Management
5 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) SOA
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) PHP
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) XQuery
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) XPath
5 1 (6.25%) Groovy
5 1 (6.25%) Scala
5 1 (6.25%) Apex Code
5 1 (6.25%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (6.25%) JPQL
5 1 (6.25%) HQL
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Coverity
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
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