The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Solaris 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 0.56% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £365 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £39.00 £33.43
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +16.67%
Solaris
West Sussex

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
75 33 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 42.37% 25.38% 26.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 17 13
Average daily rate £350 £333 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £14.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+158.62% -44.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solaris across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (33.33%) FatWire
5 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) J2EE
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (33.33%) High Availability
6 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (16.67%) GlusterFS
6 1 (16.67%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Subversion
6 1 (16.67%) EJB
6 1 (16.67%) CSS
6 1 (16.67%) JSP
6 1 (16.67%) Servlets
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) XSLT
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (16.67%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
1 1 (16.67%) EasyMock
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Web Applications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) EJB
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) JSP
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) Servlets
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) WebCenter
2 1 (16.67%) XHTML
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) B2C
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) GlusterFS
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Guard
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) FatWire
3 1 (16.67%) BroadVision
3 1 (16.67%) Brocade
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) StorageTek
3 1 (16.67%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas