Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Apache Solr skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apache Solr over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apache Solr
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 156 168
Rank change year-on-year +11 +12 -
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 24 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.63% 0.12% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.41% 0.85% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 12
Berkshire median daily rate £575 £525 £750
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% -30.00% -
10th Percentile £494 £458 £528
90th Percentile £688 £593 £825
South East median daily rate £506 £401 £550
% change year-on-year +26.40% -27.18% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Apache Solr is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 544 587 786
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.17% 14.64% 17.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 315 428
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £267 £267
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +9.38% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 38 36
Berkshire median hourly rate £30.00 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +140.00% - -28.57%
10th Percentile £11.60 £11.10 £11.75
90th Percentile £52.25 £39.58 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £23.50 £17.49 £20.83
% change year-on-year +34.36% -16.02% +4.14%

Apache Solr
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Apache Solr as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Solr in Berkshire

Apache Solr
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Apache Solr in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Solr in Berkshire

Apache Solr
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Solr in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Solr in Berkshire

Apache Solr
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +6 9 £550 +4.76%
Maidenhead - 1 £450 - 1
Slough - 1 £513 -
Apache Solr
South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Apache Solr also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 24 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (91.67%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (75.00%) Microservices
3 18 (75.00%) MVC
4 17 (70.83%) NoSQL
5 15 (62.50%) RabbitMQ
5 15 (62.50%) MongoDB
5 15 (62.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 15 (62.50%) Neo4j
5 15 (62.50%) Kafka
5 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (62.50%) C#
5 15 (62.50%) .NET
5 15 (62.50%) Lucene
6 14 (58.33%) SOA
6 14 (58.33%) Scrum
6 14 (58.33%) Docker
6 14 (58.33%) Memcached
6 14 (58.33%) Redis
7 13 (54.17%) HTTP
7 13 (54.17%) JSON
8 12 (50.00%) Kubernetes
9 11 (45.83%) AngularJS
9 11 (45.83%) Rackspace
9 11 (45.83%) Kanban
9 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
9 11 (45.83%) OO
10 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
10 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering

Apache Solr
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 24 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (29.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (29.17%) Confluence
3 4 (16.67%) Apache Spark
3 4 (16.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 22 (91.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (29.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 7 (29.17%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (29.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 7 (29.17%) Amazon S3
2 7 (29.17%) Amazon SQS
2 7 (29.17%) AWS Lambda
2 7 (29.17%) CloudFront
2 7 (29.17%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) NoSQL
2 15 (62.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 15 (62.50%) MongoDB
2 15 (62.50%) Neo4j
3 14 (58.33%) Redis
4 7 (29.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (16.67%) Big Data
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
1 9 (37.50%) JIRA
2 7 (29.17%) Checkstyle
2 7 (29.17%) Eclipse
2 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
2 7 (29.17%) Gradle
2 7 (29.17%) IntelliJ
2 7 (29.17%) JUnit
2 7 (29.17%) Maven
2 7 (29.17%) Mercurial
2 7 (29.17%) SonarQube
3 2 (8.33%) Bitbucket
3 2 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Software Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Architect
5 4 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Platform Architect
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Backend Developer
8 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce Developer
8 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) .NET
1 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
1 15 (62.50%) Kafka
1 15 (62.50%) Lucene
1 15 (62.50%) RabbitMQ
2 14 (58.33%) Memcached
3 13 (54.17%) JSON
4 11 (45.83%) AngularJS
5 10 (41.67%) React
5 10 (41.67%) SignalR
6 9 (37.50%) Apache Avro
6 9 (37.50%) Natural Language Processing
6 9 (37.50%) Protocol Buffers
6 9 (37.50%) REST
6 9 (37.50%) Spring
7 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (29.17%) Spring MVC
8 7 (29.17%) Struts
8 7 (29.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Microservices
1 18 (75.00%) MVC
2 14 (58.33%) Scrum
2 14 (58.33%) SOA
3 11 (45.83%) Kanban
3 11 (45.83%) OO
4 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (41.67%) Asynchronous Programming
4 10 (41.67%) Open Source
4 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
5 9 (37.50%) Anomaly Detection
5 9 (37.50%) B2B
5 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (37.50%) Machine Learning
6 7 (29.17%) BDD
6 7 (29.17%) DevOps
6 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
6 7 (29.17%) Multithreading
6 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
6 7 (29.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) C#
2 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 9 (37.50%) Java
3 9 (37.50%) Java 8
4 5 (20.83%) SQL
5 4 (16.67%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (50.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Rackspace
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (29.17%) Adobe