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 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 34 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Solaris 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.42% 0.26% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.77% 1.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
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
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
57 54 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 16.24% 14.06% 16.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 33 52
Median daily rate £388 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £130 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +27.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £26.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 4 - -
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) MPLS
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) MCITP
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) XenApp
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
1 4 (80.00%) NetScaler
1 4 (80.00%) 3PAR
1 4 (80.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) VCAP
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Simpana
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (40.00%) CommVault
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) MPLS
1 4 (80.00%) NetScaler
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) JProfiler
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) YourKit
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Architect
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Compliance Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Linux Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Akka
1 1 (20.00%) Guava
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) HPUX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCITP
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) VCAP
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
1 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) 3PAR
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) CommVault
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Sun