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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 77 71 90
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Contract jobs citing Solaris 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.11% 0.10% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.40% 0.45% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £43.75 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.06%

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
248 221 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 26.64% 22.39% 23.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 88 107
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £220 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 17
Median hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £13.70 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £37.50 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%

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
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 8 (100.00%) Unix
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (75.00%) DB2
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (75.00%) Logistics
3 6 (75.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (75.00%) SCCM
3 6 (75.00%) Matrix Organization
4 5 (62.50%) Release Management
4 5 (62.50%) SAN
4 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 5 (62.50%) IIS
4 5 (62.50%) ATM
4 5 (62.50%) zOS
4 5 (62.50%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (62.50%) Mainframe
5 4 (50.00%) Financial Institution
5 4 (50.00%) Banking
6 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
6 2 (25.00%) AIX
6 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (12.50%) VMware
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (12.50%) HPUX
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (62.50%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (62.50%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) ATM
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) zOS
4 2 (25.00%) AIX
5 1 (12.50%) HPUX
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Logistics
1 6 (75.00%) Matrix Organization
2 5 (62.50%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) People Management
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) VMware