The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Solaris 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.81% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £39.00 £33.35
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +16.94%
Solaris
London

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

Operating Systems Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 15 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 17.89% 14.85% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 21
Average daily rate £375 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMS
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) BEA
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Control-M
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Exadata
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) VMS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Control-M
1 1 (100.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Axway
1 1 (100.00%) BEA
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware