Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 21 January 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 76 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 - -
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.26% 0.38% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.48% 2.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Glasgow median daily rate £500 £650 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.08% - -
Scotland median daily rate £500 £650 -
% change year-on-year -23.08% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Glasgow with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 203 174 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.79% 16.40% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 85 118
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £363 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +22.88% -12.59%
10th Percentile £205 £177 £164
90th Percentile £550 £450 £475
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.93 £21.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.62% +2.44% +10.81%
10th Percentile £13.44 £19.50 £15.88
90th Percentile £20.85 £22.50 £25.33
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -30.00% +11.11%

Apache Solr
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Apache Solr as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Solr in Glasgow

Apache Solr
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Solr in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Data Security
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (66.67%) Kafka
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Nuix
2 2 (66.67%) EnCase
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) BCP
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) Publishing
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) Kerberos
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Apache Solr
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Kerberos
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (66.67%) Kafka
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Security
2 2 (66.67%) BCP
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) EnCase
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) Nuix
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft