The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 40 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing Solaris 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 1.23% 2.84% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.52% 8.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £27.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+32.11% +2.83%
Solaris
London

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

Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
46 48 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 18.93% 34.04% 34.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 32 20
Median daily rate £393 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.29% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £220 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) XHTML
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) Toad
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) DB2
2 3 (75.00%) Ant
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) JMeter
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) LAMP
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Maven

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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%) IIS
1 3 (75.00%) JBoss
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Ant
1 3 (75.00%) Gerrit
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) JMeter
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (75.00%) SonarQube
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) Toad
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) LAMP
1 3 (75.00%) REST
1 3 (75.00%) SailPoint
1 3 (75.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Defect Tracking
1 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Identity Access Management
1 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) GlusterFS
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) ForgeRock
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Brocade
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) StorageTek
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas