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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 35 15 25
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Contract jobs citing Solaris 4 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.28% 8.49% 2.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.94% 29.51% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £702 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.17% +41.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £27.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+32.11% +2.83%
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
81 61 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 25.96% 28.77% 43.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 32 48
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 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +12.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
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 £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

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 26 June 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (85.71%) Security Operations
2 6 (85.71%) MS Visio
2 6 (85.71%) AIX
2 6 (85.71%) MS Project
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Change Management
3 5 (71.43%) Information Security Management
3 5 (71.43%) Security Management
3 5 (71.43%) Information Security
4 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
4 4 (57.14%) PRINCE
4 4 (57.14%) Unix
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
5 3 (42.86%) COSO
5 3 (42.86%) COBIT
5 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
5 3 (42.86%) Release Management
5 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (42.86%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (42.86%) Patch Management
5 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
5 3 (42.86%) SAS 70
5 3 (42.86%) HTTP

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 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) MS Project
2 6 (85.71%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
1 3 (42.86%) SSH
1 3 (42.86%) SSL
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Compliance Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) PKI
3 3 (42.86%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) AIX
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (85.71%) Change Management
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) Security Operations
3 5 (71.43%) Information Security
3 5 (71.43%) Information Security Management
3 5 (71.43%) Security Management
4 4 (57.14%) PRINCE
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (42.86%) Document Management
5 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
5 3 (42.86%) Patch Management
5 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
5 3 (42.86%) Release Management
6 2 (28.57%) Analytics
6 2 (28.57%) Digital Forensics
6 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (28.57%) SIEM
6 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) GCIA
1 2 (28.57%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
2 3 (42.86%) COBIT
2 3 (42.86%) COSO
2 3 (42.86%) SAS 70
3 1 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Intel Security
3 2 (28.57%) NetWitness
4 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
4 1 (14.29%) Qualys
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat