The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Solaris 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.52% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.80% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £195 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -10.71%
Solaris
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
79 45 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 13.79% 12.50% 18.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 23 33
Median daily rate £375 £240 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £105 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 16
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Solaris
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solaris across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Solaris Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Solaris
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Replication
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Netezza
4 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (20.00%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Dell Compellent

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Unix Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Unix Support
2 2 (40.00%) Unix Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Change Data Capture
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) Dell Compellent
2 1 (20.00%) Netezza
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat