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 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 44 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Solaris 7 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 2.56% 2.59% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.33% 8.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 0
Median daily rate £375 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-9.62% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.25 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-3.35% -11.30%
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
75 58 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 27.47% 30.05% 19.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 45 23
Median daily rate £425 £463 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +30.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solaris across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Solaris Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) MySQL
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle
3 7 (77.78%) DB2
3 7 (77.78%) Ant
3 7 (77.78%) JUnit
3 7 (77.78%) WebLogic
3 7 (77.78%) IIS
3 7 (77.78%) CSS
3 7 (77.78%) JBoss
3 7 (77.78%) Apache
3 7 (77.78%) Tomcat
3 7 (77.78%) Python
3 7 (77.78%) XHTML
3 7 (77.78%) HTTP
3 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) Java
3 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) Perl
3 7 (77.78%) IBM
3 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) Toad
3 7 (77.78%) JMeter
3 7 (77.78%) LAMP
3 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) Subversion
3 7 (77.78%) 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 7 (77.78%) Apache
1 7 (77.78%) IIS
1 7 (77.78%) JBoss
1 7 (77.78%) Tomcat
1 7 (77.78%) WebLogic
1 7 (77.78%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) HTTP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (22.22%) CTI
2 2 (22.22%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) DB2
1 7 (77.78%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Ant
1 7 (77.78%) Gerrit
1 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
1 7 (77.78%) JIRA
1 7 (77.78%) JMeter
1 7 (77.78%) JUnit
1 7 (77.78%) Maven
1 7 (77.78%) Selenium
1 7 (77.78%) SoapUI
1 7 (77.78%) SonarQube
1 7 (77.78%) Subversion
1 7 (77.78%) Toad
2 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Automation Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) LAMP
1 7 (77.78%) REST
1 7 (77.78%) SailPoint
1 7 (77.78%) XHTML
2 3 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (22.22%) OAuth
3 2 (22.22%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (22.22%) Freedom of Information Act
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) CentOS
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Defect Tracking
1 7 (77.78%) Identity Access Management
1 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 6 (66.67%) System Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 2 (22.22%) Data Security
4 2 (22.22%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (22.22%) Password Management
4 2 (22.22%) Security Management
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) Perl
2 7 (77.78%) Python
2 7 (77.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) ForgeRock
1 7 (77.78%) IBM
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco