Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 21 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 164 159
Rank change year-on-year +25 -5 -21
Contract jobs citing Apache Solr 15 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.49% 0.25% 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.92% 1.54% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 16
West Yorkshire median daily rate £344 £425 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.12% +32.30% -1.15%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £299
90th Percentile £488 £441 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £425 £325
% change year-on-year -11.76% +30.77% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 514 585 874
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.82% 16.37% 19.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 349 534
West Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £271 £263 £251
90th Percentile £573 £538 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.09% +3.19% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 32
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.45% -3.33% -2.80%
10th Percentile £10.38 £12.58 £9.28
90th Percentile £25.70 £31.50 £37.04
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.25 £21.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -22.62% +40.00% -6.25%

Apache Solr
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache Solr in West Yorkshire

Apache Solr
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Solr in West Yorkshire

Apache Solr
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Solr in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Solr in West Yorkshire

Apache Solr
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Leeds +15 15 £344 -19.12% 1
Apache Solr
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Apache Solr.

1 15 (100.00%) TDD
1 15 (100.00%) Microservices
2 14 (93.33%) Scrum
3 10 (66.67%) CMS
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) Ajax
3 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 10 (66.67%) .NET
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 10 (66.67%) C#
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (66.67%) OOP
3 10 (66.67%) SOA
3 10 (66.67%) MVC
3 10 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
3 10 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (66.67%) jQuery
3 10 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (66.67%) Sitecore
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 10 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 10 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 10 (66.67%) SOLID
4 9 (60.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 9 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (53.33%) E-Commerce

Apache Solr
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 10 (66.67%) CMS
1 10 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
1 10 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (33.33%) Apache
2 5 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 5 (33.33%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 10 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) Big Data
2 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 5 (33.33%) HBase
2 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 5 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (33.33%) Electronics
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
1 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 5 (33.33%) Marketing
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 9 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (53.33%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Big Data Engineer
4 5 (33.33%) Data Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
1 10 (66.67%) Ajax
1 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 10 (66.67%) jQuery
1 10 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 9 (60.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
3 5 (33.33%) Apache Camel
3 5 (33.33%) Drools
3 5 (33.33%) Kafka
3 5 (33.33%) REST
3 5 (33.33%) Spring
3 5 (33.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (53.33%) User Experience
3 5 (33.33%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Microservices
1 15 (100.00%) TDD
2 14 (93.33%) Scrum
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 10 (66.67%) MVC
3 10 (66.67%) OOP
3 10 (66.67%) SOA
3 10 (66.67%) SOLID
4 9 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (53.33%) E-Commerce
6 5 (33.33%) BDD
6 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (33.33%) Data Architecture
6 5 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (33.33%) Programme Management
7 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C#
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
1 10 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (33.33%) Docker
1 5 (33.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Ansible
1 5 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 5 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Sitecore
2 5 (33.33%) SAP