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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Solr over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Solr
Rank 121 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.039% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
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 West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
462 357 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.10% 16.16% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 181 173
Average daily rate £450 £383 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 33 16
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Apache Solr
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apache Solr across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Warwickshire - 1 £425 -
Apache Solr
England

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Liferay
3 4 (57.14%) Redis
4 3 (42.86%) Terracotta
4 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
4 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
4 3 (42.86%) J2EE
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) Apache
5 2 (28.57%) OAuth
5 2 (28.57%) Open Source
5 2 (28.57%) OpenID
5 2 (28.57%) SAML
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Mule
5 2 (28.57%) High Availability
5 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 1 (14.29%) GWAPT
6 1 (14.29%) GPEN
6 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
6 1 (14.29%) hybris
6 1 (14.29%) Memcached
6 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (14.29%) GSSP-JAVA
6 1 (14.29%) CREST Certified
6 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
6 1 (14.29%) Linked Data
6 1 (14.29%) User Stories
6 1 (14.29%) Relational Database

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (57.14%) Liferay
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Redis
2 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Solr Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Hybris Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Security Technical Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Solr Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Security Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) J2EE
2 2 (28.57%) OAuth
2 2 (28.57%) OpenID
2 2 (28.57%) SAML
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) JAAS
3 1 (14.29%) JDBC
3 1 (14.29%) JSF
3 1 (14.29%) Lucene
3 1 (14.29%) Memcached
3 1 (14.29%) ODBC
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Linked Data
1 1 (14.29%) Semantic Web
1 1 (14.29%) Smartcard
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) High Availability
1 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) E-business
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) RDF
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Test-First Development
2 1 (14.29%) User Stories
2 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
2 1 (14.29%) Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) AWK
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) CREST Certified
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) GPEN
1 1 (14.29%) GSSP-JAVA
1 1 (14.29%) GWAPT
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Terracotta
2 1 (14.29%) hybris
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat