Period
to 25 September 2018

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 25 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 of England
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 190 185
Rank change year-on-year -16 -5 +14
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 4 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.079% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.44% 1.43% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
East of England median daily rate £450 £525 £508
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +3.45% +12.78%
10th Percentile £425 £400 £317
90th Percentile £475 £595 £638
England median daily rate £513 £490 £480
% change year-on-year +4.59% +2.08% +6.67%
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 906 909 814
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.99% 18.59% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 503 479
East of England median daily rate £450 £445 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £260 £252 £205
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 37
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £28.74 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.00% +4.49% -15.38%
10th Percentile £13.25 £13.05 £9.90
90th Percentile £51.88 £43.38 £39.50
England median hourly rate £21.33 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.02% +2.50% +3.94%

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 25 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
Hertfordshire -3 3 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +8 1 £450 +28.57% 1
Apache Solr
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 of England region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) DB2
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (75.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Commerce Server
2 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Java EE
2 3 (75.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Identification
3 2 (50.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) PhD
4 1 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (25.00%) R

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 3 (75.00%) Commerce Server
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) HBase
2 1 (25.00%) Impala
General
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Scientist
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Vision Scientist
3 1 (25.00%) Data Scientist
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Java EE
1 3 (75.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Akka
2 1 (25.00%) Kafka
2 1 (25.00%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Identification
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Vision
3 1 (25.00%) Data Science
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) R
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (25.00%) Hortonworks
2 1 (25.00%) MapR