Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 20 September 2018 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 84 84
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 0 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales - 0.60% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 3.48% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 4
Wales median daily rate - £321 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.80% -
UK median daily rate £513 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +7.89% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 258 201 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 16.57% 17.22% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 124 92
Wales median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £261 £154 £201
90th Percentile £577 £509 £520
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 9
Wales median hourly rate £15.81 £14.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.95% +5.56% -35.71%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £22.50 £16.67 £21.55
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% -2.44% +2.50%

Apache Solr
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache Solr in Wales

Apache Solr
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Solr in Wales