The table below looks at the statistics for Apache Solr skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Solr over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Solr
Rank - 126 144
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 0 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.39% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.34% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 1
Median daily rate - £545 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +55.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £475 £375
% change year-on-year
-17.89% +26.66%
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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
543 513 560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.35% 16.84% 18.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 336 378
Median daily rate £365 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.54% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 25 18
Median hourly rate £39.38 £20.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.87% +9.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%

Apache Solr
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Apache Solr
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Apache Solr Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 West region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Back Office
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Google
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) GitHub
3 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) QGIS
4 1 (16.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) PostGIS
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Pig
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (16.67%) Oozie
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
4 1 (16.67%) Impala
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
4 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Pig
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal
1 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) GitHub
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
3 1 (16.67%) GIS
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (16.67%) Impala
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (16.67%) QGIS
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Architect
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Google
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft