The table below looks at the statistics for Apache Solr skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Solr over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Solr
England / West Midlands
Rank - 130 -
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.038% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
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 West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
308 481 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.95% 18.24% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 266 201
Median daily rate £400 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £289 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.52% +5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 29
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.75% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £16.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.00 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +4.10%

Apache Solr
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Apache Solr
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Apache Solr Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Apache Solr
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) SEO
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Drupal
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) PaaS
1 3 (100.00%) GitHub
1 3 (100.00%) Drush
1 3 (100.00%) API Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Google

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) Drupal
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) GitHub
1 3 (100.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Drupal Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Drush
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) API Integration
1 3 (100.00%) SEO
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google