The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
West Sussex / Crawley
Rank 15 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Solaris 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 1.18% 4.35% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.17% 10.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.75 £39.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.75%

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

Operating Systems Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 65 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 28.24% 40.37% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 48 19
Median daily rate £400 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +177.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +6.25%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Solaris
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) WebCenter
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (25.00%) CA Gen
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) CA
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) CA Gen
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Web Applications Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Web Applications Support
1 3 (75.00%) Web Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Web Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
1 3 (75.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) CA