The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 19 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Solaris 11 0 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 7.10% - 12.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.45% - 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £23.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+117.39% -42.50%
Solaris
County Antrim

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

Operating Systems Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
49 20 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 31.61% 31.25% 44.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 14 21
Median daily rate £400 £313 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £308 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £13.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% +12.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Solaris
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solaris across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Solaris Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

Solaris
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Perl
2 8 (57.14%) Unix
2 8 (57.14%) KDB
2 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (57.14%) Kdb+
3 7 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) AIX
4 6 (42.86%) MS Project
4 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
5 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
5 5 (35.71%) Banking
5 5 (35.71%) MS Visio
5 5 (35.71%) Middleware
5 5 (35.71%) Project Management
5 5 (35.71%) Project Planning
5 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (35.71%) Analytics
6 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
6 4 (28.57%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
7 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
8 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
8 1 (7.14%) Windows Server

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (42.86%) MS Project
2 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (35.71%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) KDB
1 8 (57.14%) Kdb+
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
1 8 (57.14%) KDB Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Unix
3 6 (42.86%) AIX
3 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Analytics
1 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
1 5 (35.71%) Project Planning
2 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Perl
2 7 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
Belfast, County Antrim
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