The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 16 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Solaris 5 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.26% - 12.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% - 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 8
Median daily rate £300 - £350
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 £28.00 £30.60
% change year-on-year
+38.39% -8.49%
Solaris
Gloucestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
40 42 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 42.11% 29.58% 49.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 27 29
Median daily rate £300 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £387 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £486 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £12.25 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 6 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Data Guard
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (80.00%) Endeca
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (40.00%) WSDL
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) HPUX
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) IPv6
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) SAN

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) IPv6
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DBA
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared DBA
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 1 (20.00%) Administrator
4 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (20.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (20.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) HPUX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Bourne shell
2 1 (20.00%) Korn
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Data Guard
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Endeca
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas
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