The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 65 -
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.55% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 4.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £363 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £30.60 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+32.67% +13.33%
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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 Bristol region.

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
165 117 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 18.81% 12.97% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 64 61
Average daily rate £325 £363 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +16.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £296 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £467 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 24
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £11.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.40 £20.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.38 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.90% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solaris across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 4 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Support
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared