The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 31 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing Solaris 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.43% 0.86% 0.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.78% 4.08% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £333 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.65%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+35.84% -
Solaris
East Midlands

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
36 49 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 15.52% 21.03% 30.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 26
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £305 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £422 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £309
% change year-on-year
- +13.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 21
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £11.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.75 £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derbyshire region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +10 1 - -
Solaris
East Midlands

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 6 (85.71%) AIX
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (42.86%) Sun
4 3 (42.86%) OS/390
4 3 (42.86%) Middleware
4 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) Change Management
4 3 (42.86%) Security Management
4 3 (42.86%) OpenText MBPM
4 3 (42.86%) Tuxedo
4 3 (42.86%) MQSeries
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) J2EE
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
4 3 (42.86%) C
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 3 (42.86%) AquaLogic
4 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
4 3 (42.86%) Axway

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 (42.86%) AquaLogic
1 3 (42.86%) MQSeries
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (42.86%) Tuxedo
1 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) AIX Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) AIX Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) AIX Specialist
1 1 (14.29%) Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Migration Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (42.86%) J2EE
1 3 (42.86%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) AIX
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) OS/390
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
1 3 (42.86%) QMS
1 3 (42.86%) Release Management
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Security Management
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) C++
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Axway
3 3 (42.86%) Fujitsu
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) Sun
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat