The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 32 32
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire - 2.08% 0.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 9.23% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £424 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £52.75 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Derbyshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
70 65 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 30.30% 22.57% 39.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 36 32
Average daily rate £345 £250 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.00% -6.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £68 £65
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £370 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 18
Average hourly rate £11.00 £52.50 £55.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.04% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.21 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £56.27 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solaris across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Solaris
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware