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 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 30 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Solaris 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.41% 0.71% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.27% 4.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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
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
44 44 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 18.26% 15.60% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 45
Median daily rate £450 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £135 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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
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 10 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 11 (91.67%) Unix
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (66.67%) VMware
4 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database
5 7 (58.33%) EMC NetWorker
5 7 (58.33%) ITIL V3
5 7 (58.33%) AIX
5 7 (58.33%) ITIL
5 7 (58.33%) Six Sigma
6 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (50.00%) iPlanet
6 6 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (50.00%) Project Management
6 6 (50.00%) Firewall
6 6 (50.00%) BIG-IP
6 6 (50.00%) WebLogic
6 6 (50.00%) Java
6 6 (50.00%) J2EE
6 6 (50.00%) Cisco
6 6 (50.00%) Sun
6 6 (50.00%) BEA
6 6 (50.00%) F5
6 6 (50.00%) JSP 440
6 6 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (41.67%) JSP
8 4 (33.33%) SAN

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 (50.00%) iPlanet
1 6 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) MQSeries
3 1 (8.33%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) BIG-IP
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 1 (8.33%) FTP
4 1 (8.33%) HTTP
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) LDAP
4 1 (8.33%) NAS
4 1 (8.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) MS Access
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) ProC
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Architect
1 2 (16.67%) Consultant
1 2 (16.67%) DBA
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Chief Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) J2EE
2 5 (41.67%) JSP
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Statistics
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Grid Computing
2 1 (8.33%) HP Storage
2 1 (8.33%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Unix
2 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (58.33%) AIX
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL V3
1 7 (58.33%) Six Sigma
2 6 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (8.33%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) C
2 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) JSP 440
2 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
4 2 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (16.67%) Netcool
4 2 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (8.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) BEA
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) F5
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (50.00%) Sun
4 4 (33.33%) EMC
4 4 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) Veritas
6 2 (16.67%) Intel Security
6 2 (16.67%) Symantec
7 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
7 1 (8.33%) BMC
7 1 (8.33%) Cognos
7 1 (8.33%) NetApp
7 1 (8.33%) Opsware
7 1 (8.33%) Qualys