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 24 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Solr
Rank - 114 -
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.16% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £395 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -
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 West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
566 417 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.63% 16.52% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 239 216
Median daily rate £400 £363 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +0.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £234 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.84 £11.93 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £33.55 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

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 12 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Velocity
1 3 (100.00%) Use Case
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) AOP
1 3 (100.00%) Liferay
1 3 (100.00%) React
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Improvement

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%) Liferay
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Java Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Portal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) React
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
1 3 (100.00%) Velocity
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) AOP
1 3 (100.00%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java