Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 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
England > South East
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 354 332 389
Rank change year-on-year -22 +57 -29
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 22 42 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.25% 0.082%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.75% 1.39% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 29 2
South East median daily rate £410 £575 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.70% +35.29% -5.56%
10th Percentile £329 £405 £343
90th Percentile £510 £825 £488
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East 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 South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2936 3032 3582
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.58% 18.26% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1754 1802 2138
South East median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 121 117
South East median hourly rate £19.30 £22.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.24% +21.62% +12.91%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £57.50 £40.06
England median hourly rate £20.44 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.18% +2.56% +8.33%

Apache Solr
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache Solr in the South East

Apache Solr
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Solr in the South East

Apache Solr
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Solr in the South East over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Solr in the South East

Apache Solr
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 25 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
Thames Valley -14 19 £410 -31.67% 3
Berkshire +3 13 £500 -33.33% 2
Oxfordshire -1 6 £405 -20.28% 1
East Sussex -3 1 £350 +21.74%
West Sussex - 1 - -
Apache Solr
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 20 (90.91%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) JIRA
3 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (59.09%) Spring
4 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (54.55%) REST
4 12 (54.55%) Jenkins
5 11 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (45.45%) Docker
6 10 (45.45%) Java EE
7 8 (36.36%) NoSQL
7 8 (36.36%) Bitbucket
7 8 (36.36%) Hibernate
7 8 (36.36%) SOAP
7 8 (36.36%) SDLC
7 8 (36.36%) Elastic Stack
7 8 (36.36%) Sonatype Nexus
8 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
8 7 (31.82%) Oracle
8 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (31.82%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (27.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (27.27%) Microservices
9 6 (27.27%) SQL
9 6 (27.27%) Adobe
10 5 (22.73%) Intranet
10 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
10 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
11 4 (18.18%) Open Source
11 4 (18.18%) Confluence

Apache Solr
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 11 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (27.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Confluence
4 2 (9.09%) Apache
4 2 (9.09%) Apache Spark
5 1 (4.55%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (31.82%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (18.18%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (18.18%) Serverless
3 3 (13.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon S3
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (9.09%) CloudFront
5 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (4.55%) IaaS
5 1 (4.55%) PaaS
5 1 (4.55%) SaaS
5 1 (4.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) NoSQL
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (9.09%) Big Data
4 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 2 (9.09%) Impala
5 1 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (4.55%) Apache Hive
5 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Flink
5 1 (4.55%) MySQL
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (4.55%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (4.55%) SAP BW
5 1 (4.55%) SAP HANA
5 1 (4.55%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 14 (63.64%) JIRA
2 12 (54.55%) Jenkins
3 8 (36.36%) Bitbucket
3 8 (36.36%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
5 4 (18.18%) JUnit
5 4 (18.18%) Maven
6 2 (9.09%) Checkstyle
6 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
6 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
6 2 (9.09%) FrontPage
6 2 (9.09%) Gradle
6 2 (9.09%) IntelliJ
6 2 (9.09%) Mercurial
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (9.09%) SonarQube
6 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (4.55%) Grunt
7 1 (4.55%) gulp
7 1 (4.55%) RStudio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Applications Developer
3 4 (18.18%) AWS Developer
4 3 (13.64%) ASP Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Classic ASP Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Linux Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Solr Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Big Data Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Cassandra Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Data Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Data Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) WebCenter Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) Spring
2 12 (54.55%) REST
3 10 (45.45%) Java EE
4 8 (36.36%) Elastic Stack
4 8 (36.36%) Hibernate
4 8 (36.36%) SOAP
5 4 (18.18%) .NET
5 4 (18.18%) Classic ASP
5 4 (18.18%) React
5 4 (18.18%) Web Services
6 3 (13.64%) Node.js
7 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 2 (9.09%) JSF
7 2 (9.09%) RESTful
7 2 (9.09%) Servlets
7 2 (9.09%) Spring MVC
7 2 (9.09%) Struts
8 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
8 1 (4.55%) CSS
8 1 (4.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Wiki
2 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Unix
3 2 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (36.36%) SDLC
4 6 (27.27%) Microservices
5 4 (18.18%) BDD
5 4 (18.18%) Open Source
5 4 (18.18%) SOA
5 4 (18.18%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) Content Management
6 2 (9.09%) DevOps
6 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) Kanban
6 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.09%) MVC
6 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
6 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.09%) User Stories
7 1 (4.55%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) Scala
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Oozie
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) Cloudera
3 1 (4.55%) MapR
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) TIBCO