Period
to 15 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 15 September 2019 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 > North West
6 months to
15 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 194 213 203
Rank change year-on-year +19 -10 +35
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 1 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.019% 0.050% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.15% 0.32% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
North West median daily rate £495 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.75% - -
England median daily rate £500 £513 £489
% change year-on-year -2.44% +4.86% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West 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 North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 652 935 881
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 12.40% 15.69% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 578 546
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% -3.54%
10th Percentile £200 £203 £250
90th Percentile £575 £598 £569
England median daily rate £463 £455 £450
% change year-on-year +1.65% +1.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 50 36
North West median hourly rate £20.50 £24.33 £20.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.72% +19.59% +31.23%
10th Percentile £13.28 £12.63 £10.50
90th Percentile £53.60 £66.00 £41.00
England median hourly rate £20.86 £21.25 £20.71
% change year-on-year -1.86% +2.63% +3.53%

Apache Solr
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Apache Solr as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Solr in the North West

Apache Solr
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Solr in the North West

Apache Solr
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 15 September 2019. 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
Merseyside -9 1 £495 +23.75%
Apache Solr
England

For the 6 months to 15 September 2019, 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 North West 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%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) RSS
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) WebTrends
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) FatWire
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax

Apache Solr
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) SilverStripe
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Development Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Web Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) WebCenter Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Angular 2
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Google Maps API
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) RSS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WebCenter
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Development
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 1 (100.00%) Web Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) FatWire
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle