The first table below looks at the demand for Apache Solr skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Solr over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Solr
Rank 92 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 3 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.18% 0.46% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.06% 2.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £300 £263
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
283 285 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.69% 18.80% 19.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 134 195
Average daily rate £365 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 16
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £10.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £43.20 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Apache Solr
Yorkshire

Apache Solr
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apache Solr across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Apache Solr Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Apache Solr
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Apache Solr Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Apache Solr
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) Spring
1 11 (100.00%) Web Design
1 11 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 11 (100.00%) hybris
2 10 (90.91%) Configuration Management
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
3 9 (81.82%) JSP
3 9 (81.82%) jQuery
3 9 (81.82%) MooTools
3 9 (81.82%) CSS3
4 6 (54.55%) HTML5
4 6 (54.55%) Sass
4 6 (54.55%) JSTL
5 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
5 5 (45.45%) Apache Cordova
6 4 (36.36%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
7 3 (27.27%) Adobe
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
7 3 (27.27%) Build Automation
7 3 (27.27%) PhoneGap
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) PhoneGap
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (90.91%) UI Developer
2 10 (90.91%) UI Programmer
3 3 (27.27%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (27.27%) User Experience Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) Spring
1 11 (100.00%) Spring MVC
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
3 9 (81.82%) CSS3
3 9 (81.82%) jQuery
3 9 (81.82%) MooTools
3 9 (81.82%) JSP
4 6 (54.55%) HTML5
4 6 (54.55%) Sass
4 6 (54.55%) JSTL
5 5 (45.45%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (18.18%) Ajax
6 2 (18.18%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) Web Design
2 10 (90.91%) Configuration Management
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Build Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) hybris
2 3 (27.27%) Adobe
3 1 (9.09%) SAP