The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 10 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing Solaris 3 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 6.38% 4.55% 4.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 27.78% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 6
Median daily rate £525 £555 £608
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -8.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £28.00 £30.60
% change year-on-year
+38.39% -8.49%
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 Docklands, London region.

Operating Systems Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 18 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 25.53% 16.36% 22.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 26
Median daily rate £488 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £340 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £631 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.73 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 May 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) BEA
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Control-M
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (66.67%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Finance

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London 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 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Data Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) EMC Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) EMC Storage Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Management Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) BladeLogic
1 2 (66.67%) Control-M
1 2 (66.67%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Axway
2 2 (66.67%) BEA
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam