Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 141 129
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12 -13
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 6 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.22% 0.28% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.47% 2.11% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 15
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +7.46%
10th Percentile £350 £453 £345
90th Percentile £525 £548 £645
England median daily rate £513 £490 £485
% change year-on-year +4.59% +1.03% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the East Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 409 427 508
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.97% 13.51% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 270 328
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £348 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.11% -13.13% +8.11%
10th Percentile £281 £225 £273
90th Percentile £544 £519 £577
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 16
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.75% +153.97% +8.62%
10th Percentile £10.63 £11.34 £13.13
90th Percentile £16.75 £52.50 £22.13
England median hourly rate £21.33 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.02% +2.50% -

Apache Solr
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Apache Solr as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Solr in the East Midlands

Apache Solr
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Solr in the East Midlands

Apache Solr
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Solr in the East Midlands

Apache Solr
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands 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
Northamptonshire - 3 £350 -
Nottinghamshire -4 2 £500 - 1
Apache Solr
England

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (50.00%) JBoss
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Endeca
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (33.33%) ArchiMate
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) WSDL
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD

Apache Solr
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Pig
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
3 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon Kinesis
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Endeca
2 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mart
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) Impala
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) Pentaho
3 1 (16.67%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) CA Release Automation
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) gulp
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Architect
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) C# Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) WSDL
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) Kafka
2 1 (16.67%) Lucene
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) ArchiMate
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Data Lineage
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Data Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) MapReduce
2 1 (16.67%) Metadata Management
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Python
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Flume
1 1 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (16.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) logstash
1 1 (16.67%) Oozie
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Ab Initio
3 1 (16.67%) Cloudera
3 1 (16.67%) Hortonworks
3 1 (16.67%) Talend