The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 29 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 / Oxfordshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 59 71
Rank change year-on-year -10 +12  
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.32% 0.84% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.42% 3.42% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £600 £380 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.89% -15.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £341 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £676 £475
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 141 146 167
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 22.74% 24.66% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 210 244
Median daily rate £525 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.52% +18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £263 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £538 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 15
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.56% -36.25%  
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 Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache Solr in Oxfordshire

Apache Solr
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Solr in Oxfordshire

Apache Solr
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +2 1 £600 +57.89% 2
Apache Solr
South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Code Coverage
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Kafka
1 2 (100.00%) Linked Data
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (100.00%) Information Retrieval
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment

Apache Solr
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Development Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Software Development Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (100.00%) Kafka
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Linked Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Code Coverage
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Information Retrieval
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Apache ZooKeeper