The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 27 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Solaris 12 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.61% 0.71% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.79% 3.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £400 £394
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -10.71%
Solaris
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
87 60 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 26.20% 21.43% 30.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 14 42
Median daily rate £475 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -52.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Solaris
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solaris across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Solaris Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 15 (93.75%) Unix
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Oracle
3 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (62.50%) Linux
5 8 (50.00%) HP
5 8 (50.00%) EMC
5 8 (50.00%) SAN
5 8 (50.00%) VMware
5 8 (50.00%) NetBackup
5 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (43.75%) ITIL V3
6 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
6 7 (43.75%) EMC NetWorker
6 7 (43.75%) Six Sigma
6 7 (43.75%) AIX
6 7 (43.75%) ITIL
7 6 (37.50%) MS Access
7 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 6 (37.50%) Java
7 6 (37.50%) SQL
7 6 (37.50%) J2EE
7 6 (37.50%) WebLogic
7 6 (37.50%) IIS
7 6 (37.50%) BEA
7 6 (37.50%) Sun
7 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
7 6 (37.50%) Veritas
7 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
7 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 (37.50%) IIS
1 6 (37.50%) iPlanet
1 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 6 (37.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) MQSeries
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) SAN
2 6 (37.50%) BIG-IP
2 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) Unified Communications
3 3 (18.75%) DHCP
3 3 (18.75%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) FTP
4 1 (6.25%) HTTP
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) LDAP
4 1 (6.25%) NAS
4 1 (6.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (37.50%) MS Access
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) ProC
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Server Support
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server Support
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) J2EE
2 5 (31.25%) JSP
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) Statistics
3 1 (6.25%) Grid Computing
3 1 (6.25%) HP Storage
3 1 (6.25%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Unix
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (62.50%) Linux
5 7 (43.75%) AIX
6 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
6 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL V3
1 7 (43.75%) Six Sigma
2 6 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
3 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
4 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (6.25%) QMS
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Java
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C
2 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) JSP 440
2 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 7 (43.75%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (37.50%) Netcool
3 6 (37.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (37.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (6.25%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (6.25%) OpenView
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) EMC
2 8 (50.00%) HP
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) BEA
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco
3 6 (37.50%) F5
3 6 (37.50%) Intel Security
3 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 6 (37.50%) Sun
3 6 (37.50%) Veritas
4 2 (12.50%) Symantec
5 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
5 1 (6.25%) BMC
5 1 (6.25%) Cognos
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) Opsware
5 1 (6.25%) Qualys