Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 152 159 153
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6 +18
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 20 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.48% 0.46% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.13% 2.93% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 13
Berkshire median daily rate £625 £500 £750
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -33.33% -
10th Percentile £525 £450 £530
90th Percentile £688 £550 £825
South East median daily rate £550 £473 £550
% change year-on-year +16.40% -14.09% +30.95%
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 639 648 673
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 15.43% 15.81% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 342 339
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £296 £300 £255
90th Percentile £592 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 35 31
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% -30.23%
South East median hourly rate £20.13 £19.34 £21.22
% change year-on-year +4.06% -8.87% +2.28%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 +3 11 £550 +10.00%
Apache Solr
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 20 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 20 (100.00%) Microservices
2 16 (80.00%) SOA
2 16 (80.00%) MVC
3 15 (75.00%) Scrum
3 15 (75.00%) Kanban
4 11 (55.00%) Git (software)
4 11 (55.00%) Mercurial
4 11 (55.00%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (55.00%) Amazon S3
4 11 (55.00%) Confluence
4 11 (55.00%) Spring MVC
4 11 (55.00%) Unit Testing
4 11 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (55.00%) BDD
4 11 (55.00%) Amazon SQS
4 11 (55.00%) CloudFront
4 11 (55.00%) REST
4 11 (55.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (55.00%) TDD
4 11 (55.00%) Pair Programming
4 11 (55.00%) Content Management
4 11 (55.00%) Spring
4 11 (55.00%) JSF
4 11 (55.00%) Maven
4 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
4 11 (55.00%) Checkstyle
4 11 (55.00%) JIRA

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 20 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (55.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 11 (55.00%) Confluence
3 4 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 20 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (55.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 11 (55.00%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (55.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 11 (55.00%) Amazon S3
2 11 (55.00%) Amazon SQS
2 11 (55.00%) AWS Lambda
2 11 (55.00%) CloudFront
2 11 (55.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 9 (45.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (45.00%) MongoDB
2 9 (45.00%) Neo4j
2 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (45.00%) Redis
3 4 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Checkstyle
1 11 (55.00%) Eclipse
1 11 (55.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (55.00%) Gradle
1 11 (55.00%) IntelliJ
1 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
1 11 (55.00%) JIRA
1 11 (55.00%) JUnit
1 11 (55.00%) Maven
1 11 (55.00%) Mercurial
1 11 (55.00%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Backend Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Platform Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) AngularJS
1 11 (55.00%) JSF
1 11 (55.00%) React
1 11 (55.00%) REST
1 11 (55.00%) Spring
1 11 (55.00%) Spring MVC
1 11 (55.00%) Struts
1 11 (55.00%) Web Services
2 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (45.00%) JSON
2 9 (45.00%) Kafka
2 9 (45.00%) Lucene
2 9 (45.00%) Memcached
2 9 (45.00%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (25.00%) Apache Avro
3 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (25.00%) Protocol Buffers
3 5 (25.00%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Microservices
2 16 (80.00%) MVC
2 16 (80.00%) SOA
3 15 (75.00%) Kanban
3 15 (75.00%) Scrum
4 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (55.00%) BDD
4 11 (55.00%) Content Management
4 11 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (55.00%) DevOps
4 11 (55.00%) Pair Programming
4 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
4 11 (55.00%) TDD
4 11 (55.00%) Unit Testing
4 11 (55.00%) User Stories
5 9 (45.00%) Open Source
6 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (25.00%) B2B
7 5 (25.00%) OO
7 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Java
1 11 (55.00%) Java 8
1 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Adobe
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Rackspace