Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 97 102
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5 -
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 8 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.64% 0.94% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.95% 3.75% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 0
Oxfordshire median daily rate £410 £508 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.29% - -
South East median daily rate £410 £563 £425
% change year-on-year -27.11% +32.35% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 271 320 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 21.65% 25.08% 20.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 238 220
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £466 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.43% +42.29% -27.22%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £170
90th Percentile £579 £575 £520
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 11
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £10.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.37% -5.00% +25.00%
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £22.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year -13.08% +20.27% +13.57%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Solr in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Oxford -9 5 £500 -1.57% 1
Kidlington - 1 £410 -
Apache Solr
South East

For the 6 months to 17 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) Intranet
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) Classic ASP
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Subversion
5 2 (25.00%) Code Coverage
5 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 2 (25.00%) Wiki
5 2 (25.00%) Selenium
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (25.00%) nginx
5 2 (25.00%) Scala
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (25.00%) Apache
5 2 (25.00%) Tomcat

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 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (25.00%) Confluence
1 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (25.00%) nginx
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) FrontPage
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Gradle
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Applications Developer
3 3 (37.50%) ASP Developer
3 3 (37.50%) AWS Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Classic ASP Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Development Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Linux Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Software Development Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Software Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Solr Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 2 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (25.00%) Kafka
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Linked Data
1 2 (25.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Build Automation
1 2 (25.00%) Code Coverage
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (25.00%) ETL
1 2 (25.00%) Information Retrieval
1 2 (25.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (25.00%) TDD
1 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Scala
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle