The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Camberley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 6 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Solaris 19 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Camberley 30.65% 22.58% 14.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.29% 33.33% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 4
Average daily rate £425 £391 £453
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -13.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.60 £30.60
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +32.67%
Solaris
Surrey

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

Operating Systems Category
Camberley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
35 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Camberley 56.45% 67.74% 38.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 10 7
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £375 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £14.04 £29.77 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.85% +120.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Camberley

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Camberley

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Camberley

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Camberley

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Camberley

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Camberley

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Camberley

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Camberley 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 24 (100.00%) Unix
2 23 (95.83%) Veritas
3 18 (75.00%) Linux
3 18 (75.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 17 (70.83%) SAN
5 14 (58.33%) Finance
5 14 (58.33%) Banking
6 12 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (45.83%) EMC
8 10 (41.67%) Shell Script
8 10 (41.67%) Perl
8 10 (41.67%) Clustering
9 9 (37.50%) AIX
10 8 (33.33%) Migration
10 8 (33.33%) Legato
11 7 (29.17%) NAS
11 7 (29.17%) Investment Banking
11 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
11 7 (29.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 6 (25.00%) yum
12 6 (25.00%) EMC VMAX
12 6 (25.00%) Emulex
12 6 (25.00%) Firmware
12 6 (25.00%) NetApp
13 5 (20.83%) Sybase
13 5 (20.83%) DHCP
13 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
13 5 (20.83%) IBM
13 5 (20.83%) Sun
13 5 (20.83%) HP

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Camberley by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Camberley 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 5 (20.83%) TPMS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (70.83%) SAN
2 7 (29.17%) NAS
3 5 (20.83%) DHCP
3 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.17%) Firewall
4 1 (4.17%) Junos
4 1 (4.17%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.50%) Sybase IQ
General
1 14 (58.33%) Banking
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Administrator
1 12 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 12 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
1 12 (50.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) DBA
2 5 (20.83%) Sybase DBA
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Unix Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) AIX Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) AIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Juniper Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Security Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Unix Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Unix Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Clustering
2 6 (25.00%) EMC VMAX
3 5 (20.83%) Replication
4 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Unix
2 18 (75.00%) Linux
3 12 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (37.50%) AIX
5 1 (4.17%) SUSE
5 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Migration
2 5 (20.83%) Data Migration
2 5 (20.83%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (20.83%) Server Patching
3 4 (16.67%) Change Management
3 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Perl
1 10 (41.67%) Shell Script
2 5 (20.83%) Bourne shell
2 5 (20.83%) Korn
3 2 (8.33%) C
3 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 18 (75.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 7 (29.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 6 (25.00%) Firmware
4 5 (20.83%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) Legato
2 6 (25.00%) yum
3 5 (20.83%) NetBackup
4 3 (12.50%) Foglight
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Veritas
2 11 (45.83%) EMC
3 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
4 6 (25.00%) Emulex
4 6 (25.00%) NetApp
5 5 (20.83%) Dell
5 5 (20.83%) HP
5 5 (20.83%) IBM
5 5 (20.83%) Sun
5 5 (20.83%) Sybase
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle
7 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
7 1 (4.17%) Juniper