The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 28 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Solaris 4 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.65% 5.45% 4.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.78% 19.44% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 1
Median daily rate £260 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.82% +41.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+35.84% -
Solaris
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
59 72 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 24.38% 28.02% 41.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 40 34
Median daily rate £325 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 8
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +40.74%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Solaris across the Basingstoke region.

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Solaris across the Basingstoke region.

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Solaris 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (77.78%) Security Operations
3 7 (77.78%) Change Management
3 7 (77.78%) MS Visio
3 7 (77.78%) MS Project
3 7 (77.78%) ITIL
3 7 (77.78%) AIX
4 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) PRINCE
4 5 (55.56%) Information Security Management
4 5 (55.56%) Security Management
4 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
4 5 (55.56%) Information Security
4 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
5 4 (44.44%) COSO
5 4 (44.44%) Network Architecture
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (44.44%) Document Management
5 4 (44.44%) SSH
5 4 (44.44%) PKI
5 4 (44.44%) COBIT
5 4 (44.44%) HTTP
5 4 (44.44%) VPN
5 4 (44.44%) SSL
5 4 (44.44%) Unix
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Applications
1 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (77.78%) MS Project
2 7 (77.78%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) HTTP
1 4 (44.44%) SSH
1 4 (44.44%) SSL
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) InstallShield
1 1 (11.11%) MSI
1 1 (11.11%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Compliance Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
3 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
3 4 (44.44%) PKI
4 3 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) AIX
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Unix
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (77.78%) Change Management
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Security Operations
3 5 (55.56%) Information Security
3 5 (55.56%) Information Security Management
3 5 (55.56%) PRINCE
3 5 (55.56%) Security Management
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (44.44%) Document Management
4 4 (44.44%) Network Architecture
4 4 (44.44%) Patch Management
5 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 3 (33.33%) Release Management
6 2 (22.22%) Analytics
6 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
6 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) SIEM
6 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CISSP
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) GCIA
1 3 (33.33%) GCIH
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
2 4 (44.44%) COBIT
2 4 (44.44%) COSO
2 4 (44.44%) SAS 70
3 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Blue Coat
3 2 (22.22%) Intel Security
3 2 (22.22%) NetWitness
3 2 (22.22%) Qualys
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat