The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 66 73 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Solaris 10 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.06% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.35% 1.18% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
Median daily rate £375 £370 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £370 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £370 £336
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £416 £389
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.07%
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
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
187 169 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.91% 18.76% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 114 112
Median daily rate £340 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £125 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 11
Median hourly rate £15.26 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.23% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.00 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £25.00 £16.50
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 Bristol

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Solaris
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solaris across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Solaris Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 19 (95.00%) Oracle
1 19 (95.00%) Unix
2 17 (85.00%) NetApp
2 17 (85.00%) Veritas
2 17 (85.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 16 (80.00%) Symantec
4 15 (75.00%) NetBackup
5 8 (40.00%) DevOps
6 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
6 7 (35.00%) Project Management
7 6 (30.00%) NHS
7 6 (30.00%) Freedom of Information
7 6 (30.00%) Freedom of Information Act
7 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
8 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
10 3 (15.00%) Linux
11 2 (10.00%) ETL
11 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
11 2 (10.00%) SQL
11 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
11 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (5.00%) PKI
12 1 (5.00%) Degree
12 1 (5.00%) CESG
12 1 (5.00%) CESG CLAS
12 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
12 1 (5.00%) Nessus
12 1 (5.00%) Nmap
12 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Administrator
2 9 (45.00%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (45.00%) Unix Administrator
3 8 (40.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 4 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Solaris Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) NetBackup Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Freedom of Information
1 6 (30.00%) Freedom of Information Act
1 6 (30.00%) NHS
2 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) CESG
3 1 (5.00%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Unix
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) DevOps
2 7 (35.00%) Project Management
2 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (5.00%) SDLC
5 1 (5.00%) Threat Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Validation
5 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.00%) CISM
2 1 (5.00%) CISSP
2 1 (5.00%) CLAS
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 17 (85.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 15 (75.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.00%) Nessus
3 1 (5.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Oracle
2 17 (85.00%) NetApp
2 17 (85.00%) Veritas
3 16 (80.00%) Symantec
4 1 (5.00%) Qualys
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