The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Solaris 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.95% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £27.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+32.11% +2.83%
Solaris
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
55 48 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 21.48% 25.00% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 23 24
Median daily rate £384 £228 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.68% -49.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £110 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £349 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +14.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 5
Median hourly rate £16.97 £33.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.96% +146.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £9.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.75 £49.19 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Solaris
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Bournemouth - 5 £500 -
Solaris
South West

Solaris
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
1 5 (100.00%) BCP
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 5 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 5 (100.00%) Network Monitoring

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Unix Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) BCP
1 5 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 5 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat