The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 79 84
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 1.00% 0.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 4.94% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £293 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £34.30 £30.60
% change year-on-year
+12.97% +12.09%
Solaris
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
208 263 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 19.83% 20.20% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 89 104
Median daily rate £375 £395 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +43.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £342 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 29
Median hourly rate £14.20 £16.00 £15.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +4.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.24 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £41.80 £76.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) SnapVault
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Informatics
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) DB2 UDB
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) OLTP
1 1 (50.00%) PowerCenter
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Storage Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Storage Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) HACMP
2 1 (50.00%) Health Informatics
2 1 (50.00%) Informatics
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) JCL
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) GPFS
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas File System
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Intel
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Sun
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas
1 1 (50.00%) VMware