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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 23 29
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London - 4.39% 1.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 26.32% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 1
Average daily rate
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- £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £374
% change year-on-year
+3.66% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £37.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+55.40% +8.82%
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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 Docklands, London region.

Operating Systems Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
20 38 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 17.86% 16.67% 22.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 29 38
Average daily rate £450 £450 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £360 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £573 £556
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) RMDS
2 2 (66.67%) Front Office
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) 29West
2 2 (66.67%) Low Latency
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Front Office
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Development Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Application Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Low Latency
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) 29West