The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 23 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Contract jobs citing Solaris 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 2.40% 9.09% 1.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.00% 31.25% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Median daily rate £300 £175 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £416 £389
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.67 £57.50
% change year-on-year
-1.82% -36.22%
Solaris
Northern Ireland

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

Operating Systems Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
20 16 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 16.00% 29.09% 35.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 18
Median daily rate £300 £175 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -44.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Solaris
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Belfast -13 3 £300 +71.42%
Solaris
Northern Ireland

Solaris
Top 16 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Project
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (100.00%) MS Project
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree