The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 37 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Solaris 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.33% 0.53% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.22% 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £27.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+37.61% +2.83%
Solaris
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
45 54 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.66% 14.25% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 35 41
Median daily rate £350 £238 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £130 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +56.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £12.65 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.05 £42.50 £35.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Solaris
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) JProfiler
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Guava
1 1 (100.00%) Akka
1 1 (100.00%) YourKit
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) JProfiler
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) YourKit
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Full Stack Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Akka
1 1 (100.00%) Guava
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Sun