The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Solr
South East / East Sussex
Rank - - 37
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - - 1.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £390 £474
% change year-on-year +10.57% -17.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Apache Solr is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 26 40 61
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 12.38% 13.65% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 32
Median daily rate £313 £300 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.16% -8.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.00%  

Apache Solr
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex citing Apache Solr as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Solr in East Sussex

Apache Solr
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Solr in East Sussex

Apache Solr
Top 15 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Lucene
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Jetty
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins

Apache Solr
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) Jetty
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Lucene
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL