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 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 25 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Solaris 13 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.11% 1.05% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.29% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £416 £388
% change year-on-year
-12.91% +7.41%
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
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
85 51 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 26.90% 17.83% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 13 30
Median daily rate £475 £238 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £413 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
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 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 29 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 14 (93.33%) Unix
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (73.33%) Linux
5 9 (60.00%) VMware
6 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
7 7 (46.67%) ITIL V3
7 7 (46.67%) NetBackup
7 7 (46.67%) EMC NetWorker
7 7 (46.67%) AIX
7 7 (46.67%) WebLogic
7 7 (46.67%) ITIL
7 7 (46.67%) SAN
7 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
7 7 (46.67%) Six Sigma
8 6 (40.00%) Project Management
8 6 (40.00%) iPlanet
8 6 (40.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (40.00%) BEA
8 6 (40.00%) Cisco
8 6 (40.00%) Sun
8 6 (40.00%) HP
8 6 (40.00%) EMC
8 6 (40.00%) J2EE
8 6 (40.00%) Java
8 6 (40.00%) JSP 440
8 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (40.00%) BIG-IP
8 6 (40.00%) Firewall

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 7 (46.67%) WebLogic
2 6 (40.00%) iPlanet
3 4 (26.67%) IIS
3 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) Apache
4 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (6.67%) MQSeries
4 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
4 1 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (6.67%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) SAN
2 6 (40.00%) BIG-IP
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) Unified Communications
4 2 (13.33%) DNS
4 2 (13.33%) NAS
5 1 (6.67%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (6.67%) FTP
5 1 (6.67%) HTTP
5 1 (6.67%) Internet
5 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
5 1 (6.67%) LDAP
5 1 (6.67%) SSH
5 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (26.67%) MS Access
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.67%) DB2
4 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) ProC
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) DBA
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Unix DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server Support
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) J2EE
2 5 (33.33%) JSP
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (6.67%) ELK Stack
4 1 (6.67%) LAMP
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Grid Computing
2 1 (6.67%) HP Storage
2 1 (6.67%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Unix
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (73.33%) Linux
5 7 (46.67%) AIX
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (6.67%) CentOS
9 1 (6.67%) Debian
9 1 (6.67%) Fedora
9 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL V3
1 7 (46.67%) Six Sigma
2 6 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) QMS
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C
3 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) JSP 440
2 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (6.67%) Docker
4 1 (6.67%) KVM
4 1 (6.67%) NFS
4 1 (6.67%) Postfix
4 1 (6.67%) qmail
4 1 (6.67%) Sendmail
4 1 (6.67%) Varnish
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
4 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 7 (46.67%) NetBackup
2 6 (40.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Netcool
3 4 (26.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (6.67%) Ansible
5 1 (6.67%) Bacula
5 1 (6.67%) Cacti
5 1 (6.67%) cPanel
5 1 (6.67%) Grafana
5 1 (6.67%) Graphite
5 1 (6.67%) Kibana
5 1 (6.67%) logstash
5 1 (6.67%) Plesk
5 1 (6.67%) Puppet
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (6.67%) Salt
5 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
4 6 (40.00%) BEA
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 6 (40.00%) EMC
4 6 (40.00%) F5
4 6 (40.00%) HP
4 6 (40.00%) Sun
5 4 (26.67%) Intel Security
5 4 (26.67%) Veritas
6 3 (20.00%) Symantec
7 2 (13.33%) NetApp
8 1 (6.67%) BMC
8 1 (6.67%) Citrix
8 1 (6.67%) Cognos
8 1 (6.67%) CommVault
8 1 (6.67%) Hitachi
8 1 (6.67%) IBM
8 1 (6.67%) Rackspace