Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 102 117
Rank change year-on-year +14 +15 -8
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.25% 0.070% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.52% 0.45% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Wales median daily rate £450 £550 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +69.88% +7.92%
10th Percentile £415 £525 £311
90th Percentile £475 £575 £416
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
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 198 221 360
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 16.69% 15.54% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 136 250
Wales median daily rate £363 £419 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.43% +10.20% +8.57%
10th Percentile £131 £266 £215
90th Percentile £565 £606 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 14
Wales median hourly rate £11.00 £13.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.52% -35.71% +25.52%
10th Percentile £10.00 £11.85 £10.05
90th Percentile £15.83 £21.60 £38.63
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.15
% change year-on-year - -0.74% +11.94%

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

Apache Solr
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 24 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
North Wales - 3 £450 -
Apache Solr
UK

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wales region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Ant
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSL
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) JMS
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 3 (100.00%) Data Security
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Lucene
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (100.00%) XPath

Apache Solr
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Ant
1 3 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Mockito
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) JMS
1 3 (100.00%) JPA
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Lucene
1 3 (100.00%) PowerMock
1 3 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Spring Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Spring Security
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Data Security
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle