Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 19 November 2017 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 of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 183 192
Rank change year-on-year -13 +9 +27
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 9 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.18% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.99% 1.06% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 7
East of England median daily rate £550 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.03% +11.43% +3.70%
10th Percentile £513 £303 £325
90th Percentile £640 £638 £535
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England 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 of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 906 754 1045
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.86% 15.61% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 456 602
East of England median daily rate £434 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.94% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £250 £223 £195
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 28 78
East of England median hourly rate £36.50 £31.50 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.87% +6.78% +40.48%
10th Percentile £13.25 £10.59 £10.50
90th Percentile £45.50 £41.88 £44.50
England median hourly rate £21.08 £20.00 £19.03
% change year-on-year +5.40% +5.10% +6.12%

Apache Solr
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache Solr in the East of England

Apache Solr
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Solr in the East of England

Apache Solr
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Norfolk - 5 - -
Hertfordshire -12 3 £575 +47.44% 1
East Anglia - 1 £525 -
Apache Solr
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
3 6 (66.67%) Kafka
3 6 (66.67%) Apache Spark
4 5 (55.56%) Hadoop YARN
4 5 (55.56%) Coaching
4 5 (55.56%) HDFS
4 5 (55.56%) MapReduce
4 5 (55.56%) Big Data
4 5 (55.56%) Cloudera
4 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (55.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (55.56%) Spring MVC
4 5 (55.56%) Data Integration
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Eclipse
4 5 (55.56%) MySQL
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) Apache
4 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
4 5 (55.56%) Python
4 5 (55.56%) MVC
4 5 (55.56%) Spring
4 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
6 1 (11.11%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) RxJava
6 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch

Apache Solr
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 5 (55.56%) Apache
2 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (11.11%) CMS
3 1 (11.11%) Commerce Server
3 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 5 (55.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (55.56%) Big Data
2 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Architect
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) CMS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Sitecore Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Solr Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Web Content Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Web Content Developer
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Kafka
2 5 (55.56%) Spring
2 5 (55.56%) Spring MVC
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) Java EE
3 1 (11.11%) Lucene
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) RxJava
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Coaching
2 5 (55.56%) Data Integration
2 5 (55.56%) MapReduce
2 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cloudera
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore