The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 28 June 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 113 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 -  
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 13 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.72% 0.050% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.63% 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 0
Median daily rate £401 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.42% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £425 £388
% change year-on-year -5.76% +9.67%  
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 Hampshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 281 312 396
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 15.59% 15.68% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 343 452
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £281 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £497 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 9
Median hourly rate £18.26 £52.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.21% +133.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £18.22 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.34 £59.31 £31.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

Apache Solr
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache Solr in Hampshire

Apache Solr
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Solr in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 18 (81.82%) Linux
1 18 (81.82%) Python
1 18 (81.82%) Unix
1 18 (81.82%) Debian
1 18 (81.82%) Ubuntu
1 18 (81.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 18 (81.82%) Apache Hive
1 18 (81.82%) Hadoop
1 18 (81.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 18 (81.82%) Oozie
1 18 (81.82%) Performance Tuning
1 18 (81.82%) HDFS
1 18 (81.82%) Impala
1 18 (81.82%) Security Hardening
1 18 (81.82%) Cloudera
1 18 (81.82%) Apache Flume
1 18 (81.82%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 2 (9.09%) Security Management
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
2 2 (9.09%) Alfresco
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) SoapUI
2 2 (9.09%) REST
2 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
2 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
2 2 (9.09%) VMware

Apache Solr
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 2 (9.09%) Alfresco
1 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) Apache Hive
1 18 (81.82%) Hadoop
1 18 (81.82%) Impala
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Administrator
1 18 (81.82%) Linux Administrator
2 11 (50.00%) Hadoop Administrator
2 11 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 11 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
4 1 (4.55%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Middleware
1 2 (9.09%) REST
1 2 (9.09%) SOAP
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Clustering
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Debian
1 18 (81.82%) Linux
1 18 (81.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 18 (81.82%) Ubuntu
1 18 (81.82%) Unix
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 18 (81.82%) Performance Tuning
1 18 (81.82%) Security Hardening
2 2 (9.09%) Open Source
2 2 (9.09%) Security Management
2 2 (9.09%) Smoke Testing
2 2 (9.09%) SOA
2 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
2 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
2 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) Apache Flume
1 18 (81.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 18 (81.82%) HDFS
2 2 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (81.82%) Oozie
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Cloudera
2 2 (9.09%) IBM
2 2 (9.09%) VMware