The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Docklands, London region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 24 32
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London - 4.37% 1.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 28.57% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 2
Average daily rate
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- £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-18.46% -7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21 35 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 17.07% 15.28% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 29 30
Average daily rate £520 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.35% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £240 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £521 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
Solaris
London

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) RMDS
3 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (50.00%) 29West
4 2 (33.33%) Low Latency
4 2 (33.33%) Middleware
4 2 (33.33%) Front Office
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) NAS
4 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 2 (33.33%) Sybase
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) BMC
5 1 (16.67%) Hitachi
5 1 (16.67%) NetApp
5 1 (16.67%) Veritas
5 1 (16.67%) Intel
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (16.67%) Sun
5 1 (16.67%) Apache
5 1 (16.67%) Tomcat

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) FCoE
2 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (16.67%) Multicast
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (16.67%) HBase
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Front Office
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Sybase Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Perl Developer
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Development Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Application Development Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) XSLT
2 1 (16.67%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 2 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) NFS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (16.67%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (16.67%) Control-M
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) 29West
3 2 (33.33%) Sybase
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) Intel
4 1 (16.67%) BMC
4 1 (16.67%) Hitachi
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Veritas
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) TIBCO
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) DataSynapse
4 1 (16.67%) Sun
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco