The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 27 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 24 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Solaris 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.60% - 0.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% - 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £415 - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £423 £388
% change year-on-year
-14.20% +9.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.67 £57.50
% change year-on-year
-1.82% -36.22%
Solaris
Dorset

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

Operating Systems Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
16 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 12.80% 22.69% 22.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 10
Median daily rate £350 £438 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £212 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Median hourly rate - £14.13 £14.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Solaris
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 7 (100.00%) Unix
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) Nagios
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
1 7 (100.00%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity Planning
2 6 (85.71%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (85.71%) BCP
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Management
2 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity
2 6 (85.71%) BIG-IP
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) BIG-IP
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Unix Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (85.71%) BCP
2 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity
2 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity Planning
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Perl
1 6 (85.71%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Nagios
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) F5
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat