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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Solr
Rank 567 544 549
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +5
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 84 80 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.81% 0.80% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 61 40
Median daily rate £425 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £348 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £625 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £499 £375
% change year-on-year
-21.80% +33.00%
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
10345 10012 9383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.32% 18.49% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6885 6203 5865
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 359 315
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £40.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.63 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -6 79 £450 -2.70% 51
London +12 47 £475 +11.76% 37
Yorkshire +13 8 £450 +38.46% 3
West Yorkshire +2 8 £450 +38.46%
Leeds -7 7 £438 +34.61%
South East -12 6 £380 -17.83% 1
Oxfordshire +9 5 £380 -15.55%
North East - 5 - -
Tyne and Wear - 5 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 - -
East Midlands +5 4 £475 +18.75% 2
East of England +3 4 £390 -17.89% 4
Oxford +7 3 £400 -11.11%
Northamptonshire -7 3 £525 +7.69% 1
Manchester - 3 - - 1
South Wales - 3 £313 -
Norwich - 3 £390 -
Cardiff - 3 £313 -
North West - 3 - - 1
Wales - 3 £313 -
Norfolk - 3 £390 -
City of London +32 2 £463 -5.12% 17
Scotland -5 2 £365 -
Edinburgh -8 2 £365 -
Warwickshire - 2 £360 -
West Midlands - 2 £360 - 1
Southampton +8 1 £350 +0.71%
Hampshire +4 1 £350 +0.71% 1
Hertfordshire +2 1 - -
Kidlington - 1 £380 -

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 94 (58.39%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (54.66%) Java
3 64 (39.75%) JavaScript
4 60 (37.27%) HTML
5 53 (32.92%) Linux
5 53 (32.92%) TDD
6 51 (31.68%) Git (software)
7 50 (31.06%) Spring
8 46 (28.57%) MVC
9 45 (27.95%) CSS
10 43 (26.71%) Lucene
10 43 (26.71%) HTML5
11 42 (26.09%) Elasticsearch
11 42 (26.09%) SQL
12 40 (24.84%) MongoDB
13 39 (24.22%) NoSQL
14 38 (23.60%) Amazon AWS
15 35 (21.74%) Node.js
15 35 (21.74%) Apache
15 35 (21.74%) Web Development
16 32 (19.88%) Tomcat
16 32 (19.88%) AngularJS
17 31 (19.25%) CMS
18 30 (18.63%) PHP
18 30 (18.63%) SQL Server
18 30 (18.63%) OO
18 30 (18.63%) Open Source
19 28 (17.39%) Web Services
19 28 (17.39%) JSON
19 28 (17.39%) RESTful

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 42 (26.09%) Elasticsearch
2 35 (21.74%) Apache
2 35 (21.74%) Node.js
3 32 (19.88%) Tomcat
4 31 (19.25%) CMS
5 22 (13.66%) Drupal
6 16 (9.94%) Mule
7 15 (9.32%) IIS
8 12 (7.45%) nginx
9 9 (5.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 7 (4.35%) Apache Spark
10 7 (4.35%) Liferay
11 6 (3.73%) JBoss
12 5 (3.11%) Alfresco
12 5 (3.11%) Apache Pig
12 5 (3.11%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (3.11%) WebSphere
13 4 (2.48%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (1.86%) Confluence
14 3 (1.86%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 7 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 38 (23.60%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (11.80%) GitHub
3 17 (10.56%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (6.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (5.59%) Google Analytics
6 8 (4.97%) Adobe Analytics
6 8 (4.97%) Google Tag Manager
7 6 (3.73%) Amazon S3
8 4 (2.48%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (1.86%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (14.91%) Intranet
2 5 (3.11%) Internet
3 3 (1.86%) HTTP
3 3 (1.86%) LDAP
4 1 (0.62%) Extranet
4 1 (0.62%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (24.84%) MongoDB
2 39 (24.22%) NoSQL
3 30 (18.63%) SQL Server
4 27 (16.77%) MySQL
5 19 (11.80%) Big Data
6 18 (11.18%) Hadoop
7 15 (9.32%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (7.45%) Relational Database
9 10 (6.21%) Redis
10 9 (5.59%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (4.97%) Apache Hive
11 8 (4.97%) HBase
12 7 (4.35%) Jackrabbit
13 6 (3.73%) Riak
14 5 (3.11%) Couchbase
14 5 (3.11%) Oracle Database
15 4 (2.48%) DataStax
15 4 (2.48%) DB2
15 4 (2.48%) MarkLogic
15 4 (2.48%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 51 (31.68%) Git (software)
2 23 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 23 (14.29%) JIRA
2 23 (14.29%) Subversion
3 13 (8.07%) Maven
4 11 (6.83%) TeamCity
5 8 (4.97%) Mockito
5 8 (4.97%) Talend Open Studio
6 7 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (4.35%) Liquibase
7 6 (3.73%) Hudson
7 6 (3.73%) IntelliJ
7 6 (3.73%) JUnit
7 6 (3.73%) Visual Studio
8 5 (3.11%) Gradle
9 4 (2.48%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.86%) PHPUnit
11 2 (1.24%) GitLab
11 2 (1.24%) Grunt
12 1 (0.62%) gulp
General
1 16 (9.94%) Publishing
1 16 (9.94%) Retail
2 7 (4.35%) Finance
3 4 (2.48%) Marketing
4 2 (1.24%) Back Office
4 2 (1.24%) Banking
5 1 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.62%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 99 (61.49%) Developer
2 23 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 21 (13.04%) JavaScript Developer
4 20 (12.42%) Architect
5 16 (9.94%) .NET Developer
6 14 (8.70%) Angular Developer
6 14 (8.70%) PHP Developer
7 13 (8.07%) Drupal Developer
8 12 (7.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (7.45%) C# Developer
9 11 (6.83%) Sitecore Developer
10 9 (5.59%) Analyst
10 9 (5.59%) Consultant
10 9 (5.59%) Data Engineer
10 9 (5.59%) Java Architect
11 8 (4.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 8 (4.97%) HTML Developer
12 7 (4.35%) HTML CSS Developer
12 7 (4.35%) Senior Developer
12 7 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (37.27%) HTML
2 50 (31.06%) Spring
3 45 (27.95%) CSS
4 43 (26.71%) HTML5
4 43 (26.71%) Lucene
5 32 (19.88%) AngularJS
6 28 (17.39%) JSON
6 28 (17.39%) RESTful
6 28 (17.39%) Web Services
7 27 (16.77%) Hibernate
8 26 (16.15%) .NET
9 19 (11.80%) ASP.NET
10 17 (10.56%) RabbitMQ
10 17 (10.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (9.94%) Middleware
12 15 (9.32%) REST
13 14 (8.70%) Ajax
13 14 (8.70%) XML
14 13 (8.07%) CSS3
14 13 (8.07%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.07%) Blog
2 12 (7.45%) User Experience
3 8 (4.97%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.48%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (2.48%) Semantic Web
4 4 (2.48%) Social Media
5 3 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.86%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.86%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.24%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.62%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.62%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (0.62%) Fintech
7 1 (0.62%) FMCG
7 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 53 (32.92%) Linux
2 17 (10.56%) Windows
3 16 (9.94%) Windows Server
4 15 (9.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.35%) Unix
6 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (58.39%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (32.92%) TDD
3 46 (28.57%) MVC
4 35 (21.74%) Web Development
5 30 (18.63%) OO
5 30 (18.63%) Open Source
6 27 (16.77%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (16.15%) Scrum
8 25 (15.53%) E-Commerce
9 24 (14.91%) SOA
10 20 (12.42%) BDD
11 18 (11.18%) ETL
12 16 (9.94%) DevOps
13 15 (9.32%) SEO
14 14 (8.70%) Analytics
14 14 (8.70%) Content Management
14 14 (8.70%) Data Modelling
14 14 (8.70%) Mentoring
14 14 (8.70%) SDLC
15 13 (8.07%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 88 (54.66%) Java
2 64 (39.75%) JavaScript
3 42 (26.09%) SQL
4 30 (18.63%) PHP
5 20 (12.42%) C#
6 16 (9.94%) Ruby
7 13 (8.07%) Groovy
8 11 (6.83%) Python
9 9 (5.59%) C
10 6 (3.73%) Perl
10 6 (3.73%) Scala
11 5 (3.11%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.48%) CoffeeScript
12 4 (2.48%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.24%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.62%) AWK
14 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.62%) Go
14 1 (0.62%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (5.59%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.97%) Degree
3 3 (1.86%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (1.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.62%) CISSP
4 1 (0.62%) CREST Certified
4 1 (0.62%) GPEN
4 1 (0.62%) GSSP-JAVA
4 1 (0.62%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.80%) QA
2 8 (4.97%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 10 (6.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 10 (6.21%) Varnish
2 7 (4.35%) Docker
3 4 (2.48%) HDFS
4 3 (1.86%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.62%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 9 (5.59%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.35%) Ansible
3 5 (3.11%) Kubernetes
3 5 (3.11%) Puppet
4 4 (2.48%) Packer
5 3 (1.86%) Piwik
6 2 (1.24%) Kibana
7 1 (0.62%) Grafana
7 1 (0.62%) Graphite
7 1 (0.62%) logstash
7 1 (0.62%) Mesos
7 1 (0.62%) Oozie
7 1 (0.62%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.62%) StatsD
Vendors
1 21 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.18%) Oracle
3 17 (10.56%) Adobe
4 16 (9.94%) Google
5 15 (9.32%) Red Hat
6 12 (7.45%) Sitecore
7 8 (4.97%) Talend
8 7 (4.35%) Endeca
9 5 (3.11%) AppDynamics
9 5 (3.11%) IBM
9 5 (3.11%) MuleSoft
10 4 (2.48%) SaltStack
10 4 (2.48%) Sun
11 3 (1.86%) EPiServer
11 3 (1.86%) hybris
11 3 (1.86%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.86%) WSO2
12 2 (1.24%) Hortonworks
12 2 (1.24%) Omniture
12 2 (1.24%) Zend
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