The table below looks at the statistics for Apache Solr skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Solr over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Solr
Rank 461 546 551
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +5
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 159 111 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.79% 1.19% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 75 58
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £336 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £504 £419 £388
% change year-on-year
+20.35% +8.06%
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 across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8869 9335 10110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.93% 16.86% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5694 5915 6411
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 258 360
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +0.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.41 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £42.53 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.25%

Apache Solr
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Apache Solr
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apache Solr within the UK.

Apache Solr Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Apache Solr
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache Solr within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Apache Solr Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Apache Solr
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apache Solr within the UK.

Apache Solr Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Apache Solr
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 3 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
England +62 159 £500 +11.11% 41
London +52 120 £485 +4.86% 26
South East +41 24 £508 +19.52% 5
City of London +7 10 £463 +23.33% 4
Berkshire +12 8 £750 -
Surrey +26 7 £575 +64.28%
Oxfordshire +1 6 £508 - 2
Oxford - 6 £508 -
Staines - 5 £550 -
Maidenhead - 5 £750 -
East of England +12 4 £370 -17.77% 2
Canary Wharf - 4 £575 -
South West +9 3 - - 1
Hertfordshire -1 3 £390 -
Warwickshire -2 3 £375 -23.07%
West Midlands -11 3 £375 -11.76% 2
Watford - 3 £390 -
Brighton +7 2 £288 -
East Sussex +6 2 £288 -
Reading +5 2 £200 -
Midlands +2 2 £500 -
Bristol - 2 - -
Somerset +24 1 - -
Yorkshire +17 1 - - 2
Bath +11 1 - -
Hammersmith +6 1 £475 -
Warwick -3 1 £375 -23.07%
Northumberland - 1 - -
Sussex - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - -

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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 with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 151 (55.72%) Java
1 151 (55.72%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (34.32%) Elasticsearch
3 92 (33.95%) JavaScript
4 88 (32.47%) HTML
5 78 (28.78%) Apache
6 71 (26.20%) Git (software)
7 69 (25.46%) NoSQL
7 69 (25.46%) CSS
8 68 (25.09%) Spring
8 68 (25.09%) RESTful
9 66 (24.35%) Lucene
10 65 (23.99%) SQL
10 65 (23.99%) MySQL
11 63 (23.25%) Hadoop
11 63 (23.25%) MongoDB
12 62 (22.88%) Linux
13 61 (22.51%) Big Data
14 57 (21.03%) Web Services
15 55 (20.30%) Scrum
16 52 (19.19%) Python
17 51 (18.82%) E-Commerce
18 50 (18.45%) JSON
19 48 (17.71%) Tomcat
20 47 (17.34%) Oracle
20 47 (17.34%) TDD
21 46 (16.97%) Apache Spark
22 45 (16.61%) jQuery
23 44 (16.24%) XML
23 44 (16.24%) OO

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills 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 93 (34.32%) Elasticsearch
2 78 (28.78%) Apache
3 48 (17.71%) Tomcat
4 46 (16.97%) Apache Spark
5 32 (11.81%) Drupal
6 29 (10.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 24 (8.86%) CMS
8 19 (7.01%) Alfresco
8 19 (7.01%) Apache Pig
9 17 (6.27%) nginx
10 11 (4.06%) Jetty
11 8 (2.95%) Confluence
12 7 (2.58%) OpenStack
13 6 (2.21%) JBoss
13 6 (2.21%) Mule
13 6 (2.21%) SharePoint
13 6 (2.21%) WebSphere
14 5 (1.85%) Cloud Foundry
14 5 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (2.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.48%) MS Office
2 4 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.21%) Magento
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (11.07%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (7.75%) PaaS
3 17 (6.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (4.43%) SaaS
5 9 (3.32%) IaaS
6 8 (2.95%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (2.95%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (2.58%) GitHub
8 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.37%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.80%) Intranet
1 13 (4.80%) LDAP
2 8 (2.95%) Kerberos
2 8 (2.95%) LAN
2 8 (2.95%) WAN
3 6 (2.21%) HTTP
4 3 (1.11%) DNS
4 3 (1.11%) Firewall
5 1 (0.37%) Internet
5 1 (0.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (25.46%) NoSQL
2 65 (23.99%) MySQL
3 63 (23.25%) Hadoop
3 63 (23.25%) MongoDB
4 61 (22.51%) Big Data
5 37 (13.65%) HBase
6 35 (12.92%) SQL Server
7 32 (11.81%) Apache Cassandra
7 32 (11.81%) Apache Hive
8 28 (10.33%) Relational Database
9 20 (7.38%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (6.64%) Impala
11 17 (6.27%) Riak
12 16 (5.90%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (4.43%) MarkLogic
13 12 (4.43%) Neo4j
13 12 (4.43%) Sqoop
14 11 (4.06%) Apache Zeppelin
14 11 (4.06%) Redis
15 9 (3.32%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 71 (26.20%) Git (software)
2 43 (15.87%) Maven
3 33 (12.18%) Selenium
4 30 (11.07%) JUnit
5 27 (9.96%) JIRA
6 26 (9.59%) Jenkins
7 17 (6.27%) Cucumber
7 17 (6.27%) Subversion
8 16 (5.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 16 (5.90%) JMeter
8 16 (5.90%) SoapUI
9 15 (5.54%) Gradle
10 11 (4.06%) WebDriver
11 8 (2.95%) Ant
12 7 (2.58%) Eclipse
12 7 (2.58%) Vagrant
13 5 (1.85%) ClearCase
13 5 (1.85%) Mockito
13 5 (1.85%) TestNG
14 4 (1.48%) TeamCity
General
1 38 (14.02%) Finance
2 16 (5.90%) Banking
3 7 (2.58%) Front Office
3 7 (2.58%) Retail
4 6 (2.21%) Publishing
5 5 (1.85%) Marketing
6 3 (1.11%) Law
6 3 (1.11%) Legal
7 1 (0.37%) Automotive
7 1 (0.37%) Electronics
7 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 157 (57.93%) Developer
2 53 (19.56%) Java Developer
3 39 (14.39%) Architect
4 31 (11.44%) Drupal Developer
5 20 (7.38%) Java Engineer
6 18 (6.64%) Senior Developer
6 18 (6.64%) Solr Developer
7 17 (6.27%) Data Architect
8 14 (5.17%) Hadoop Developer
8 14 (5.17%) Java Architect
9 13 (4.80%) Hadoop Architect
9 13 (4.80%) Lead Developer
9 13 (4.80%) Scala Developer
10 12 (4.43%) JavaScript Developer
10 12 (4.43%) Solr Architect
11 11 (4.06%) .NET Developer
11 11 (4.06%) DevOps Engineer
12 10 (3.69%) HTML Developer
12 10 (3.69%) Web Developer
13 9 (3.32%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (32.47%) HTML
2 69 (25.46%) CSS
3 68 (25.09%) RESTful
3 68 (25.09%) Spring
4 66 (24.35%) Lucene
5 57 (21.03%) Web Services
6 50 (18.45%) JSON
7 45 (16.61%) jQuery
8 44 (16.24%) XML
9 32 (11.81%) AngularJS
10 30 (11.07%) HTML5
10 30 (11.07%) Kafka
11 29 (10.70%) RabbitMQ
12 28 (10.33%) Ajax
13 26 (9.59%) REST
14 25 (9.23%) .NET
14 25 (9.23%) SOAP
15 22 (8.12%) Apache Felix
15 22 (8.12%) Apache Sling
15 22 (8.12%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.59%) Visualisation
2 22 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (7.38%) Computer Science
4 16 (5.90%) Grid Computing
4 16 (5.90%) User Experience
5 12 (4.43%) Clustering
6 8 (2.95%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.21%) Statistics
8 4 (1.48%) PKI
9 3 (1.11%) Blog
9 3 (1.11%) iPad
9 3 (1.11%) Replication
9 3 (1.11%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.74%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.74%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.74%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.74%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.74%) Semantic Web
11 1 (0.37%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 62 (22.88%) Linux
2 27 (9.96%) Unix
3 5 (1.85%) Windows
4 4 (1.48%) Android
4 4 (1.48%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.11%) CoreOS
5 3 (1.11%) Solaris
6 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.37%) AIX
7 1 (0.37%) CentOS
7 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (55.72%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (20.30%) Scrum
3 51 (18.82%) E-Commerce
4 47 (17.34%) TDD
5 44 (16.24%) OO
6 42 (15.50%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (15.50%) Open Source
7 36 (13.28%) Analytics
8 33 (12.18%) Web Development
9 29 (10.70%) DevOps
9 29 (10.70%) MVC
10 26 (9.59%) Software Engineering
11 25 (9.23%) Data Visualisation
12 24 (8.86%) BDD
13 23 (8.49%) Configuration Management
14 22 (8.12%) MapReduce
14 22 (8.12%) SOA
15 20 (7.38%) Microservices
15 20 (7.38%) OOD
16 17 (6.27%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 151 (55.72%) Java
2 92 (33.95%) JavaScript
3 65 (23.99%) SQL
4 52 (19.19%) Python
5 37 (13.65%) Scala
6 36 (13.28%) PHP
7 32 (11.81%) Ruby
8 27 (9.96%) Perl
9 17 (6.27%) C++
10 16 (5.90%) C#
11 15 (5.54%) Bash Shell
12 14 (5.17%) C
13 13 (4.80%) R
14 7 (2.58%) Groovy
15 6 (2.21%) Go
15 6 (2.21%) Shell Script
15 6 (2.21%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.48%) XPath
17 3 (1.11%) CoffeeScript
17 3 (1.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (8.49%) Degree
2 10 (3.69%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.95%) PhD
4 5 (1.85%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.06%) SDET
2 10 (3.69%) QA
3 3 (1.11%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (7.38%) HDFS
2 14 (5.17%) Apache Flume
2 14 (5.17%) Varnish
3 13 (4.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 8 (2.95%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (2.58%) Docker
6 3 (1.11%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.74%) GlusterFS
8 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (9.59%) Oozie
2 21 (7.75%) Hadoop YARN
3 14 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (4.06%) Ambari
4 11 (4.06%) Puppet
5 7 (2.58%) Ansible
6 6 (2.21%) Nagios
7 4 (1.48%) CA Single Sign-On
7 4 (1.48%) Kibana
7 4 (1.48%) logstash
7 4 (1.48%) OpenSSO
7 4 (1.48%) StatsD
8 3 (1.11%) Control-M
8 3 (1.11%) Ganglia
8 3 (1.11%) Graphite
8 3 (1.11%) Kubernetes
8 3 (1.11%) Mesos
8 3 (1.11%) rkt
8 3 (1.11%) Salt
8 3 (1.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 47 (17.34%) Oracle
2 29 (10.70%) Adobe
3 21 (7.75%) hybris
4 15 (5.54%) Endeca
4 15 (5.54%) Hortonworks
5 12 (4.43%) Cloudera
6 8 (2.95%) Cisco
6 8 (2.95%) Teradata
7 6 (2.21%) Sitecore
7 6 (2.21%) Zend
8 5 (1.85%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.48%) Apigee
9 4 (1.48%) ATG
9 4 (1.48%) BEA
9 4 (1.48%) New Relic
9 4 (1.48%) Perforce
10 3 (1.11%) IBM
10 3 (1.11%) Microsoft
11 2 (0.74%) Novell
11 2 (0.74%) SAP
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Oliver Bernard
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