The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 30 -
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - 1.13% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
66 26 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 24.00% 14.69% 10.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 11 11
Average daily rate £245 £251 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.19% -28.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 2
Average hourly rate £15.73 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.51% -32.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.08 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+0.50% -5.88%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solaris across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Solaris
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Check_MK
1 1 (100.00%) Rsyslog

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Check_MK
1 1 (100.00%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat