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 July 2015 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 24 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Solaris 4 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 2.40% - 4.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.38% - 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 9
Average daily rate
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£550 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £522 - £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 - £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £359 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -4.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.25 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.83% -18.46%
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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
26 21 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 15.57% 16.54% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 29
Average daily rate £550 £520 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +22.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £375 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

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 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Middleware
3 4 (57.14%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) CISSP
5 2 (28.57%) CA
5 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
5 2 (28.57%) NAS
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 1 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) HBase

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (14.29%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) LDAP
3 1 (14.29%) FCoE
3 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (14.29%) Multicast
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
3 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (14.29%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Database Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) XSLT
3 1 (14.29%) Rendezvous
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 1 (14.29%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
2 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CISM
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) SRDF
2 1 (14.29%) KVM
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 1 (14.29%) ProxySG
2 1 (14.29%) Xen
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (14.29%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Control-M
1 1 (14.29%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (14.29%) BladeLogic
1 1 (14.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) CA
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Nokia
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) TIBCO
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Intel
3 1 (14.29%) Nortel
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
3 1 (14.29%) DataSynapse