Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 162 145
Rank change year-on-year +29 -17 -16
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 4 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.14% 0.028% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.84% 0.20% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Manchester median daily rate £575 - £365
10th Percentile £555 - £358
90th Percentile £595 - £373
North West median daily rate £600 - £365
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Manchester with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 475 504 672
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 16.05% 14.31% 17.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 317 378
Manchester median daily rate £425 £380 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% -5.30% +21.59%
10th Percentile £216 £219 £254
90th Percentile £603 £538 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £413
% change year-on-year +3.23% -6.06% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 32
Manchester median hourly rate £18.50 £16.75 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.45% +21.82% -8.33%
10th Percentile £10.74 £14.41 £11.00
90th Percentile £118.75 £29.28 £32.18
North West median hourly rate £21.00 £14.93 £17.17
% change year-on-year +40.66% -13.05% +2.51%

Apache Solr
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache Solr in Manchester

Apache Solr
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Solr in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 2 (50.00%) Nutch
2 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Search
2 1 (25.00%) State Machine
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) ERwin
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Drupal
2 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB

Apache Solr
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Drupal
1 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) ERwin
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modeller
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Nutch
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (25.00%) State Machine
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Search
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) IBM