The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 93 123 113
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -10
Contract jobs citing Solaris 33 20 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.31% 0.64% 1.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.68% 2.70% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 22
Median daily rate £375 £356 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -16.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £283 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £436 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £425 £381
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +11.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £32.84 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.67 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-1.82% -13.71%
Solaris
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
581 742 796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 23.01% 23.68% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 369 426
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £150 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 113 128
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £42.50 £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Solaris
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solaris across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Solaris Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Solaris
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Essex +10 13 £308 -18.00%
Norfolk +7 8 £490 -
Bedfordshire - 4 - -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £358 - 2
Hertfordshire +4 2 £625 +85.18% 1
Suffolk - 1 £220 -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 East of England region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 48 (77.42%) Oracle
2 41 (66.13%) Windows
3 40 (64.52%) Unix
4 39 (62.90%) Linux
5 28 (45.16%) Shell Script
6 23 (37.10%) WebLogic
6 23 (37.10%) Red Hat
7 20 (32.26%) SQL
8 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (30.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (30.65%) Kalman Filter
9 18 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (29.03%) DNS
10 17 (27.42%) ITIL
10 17 (27.42%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (27.42%) Firewall
11 16 (25.81%) VMware
12 15 (24.19%) HP
12 15 (24.19%) High Availability
12 15 (24.19%) Open Source
12 15 (24.19%) JIRA
13 14 (22.58%) Incident Management
13 14 (22.58%) vSphere
13 14 (22.58%) SAN
13 14 (22.58%) AIX
14 13 (20.97%) J2EE
14 13 (20.97%) EMC
14 13 (20.97%) Migration
14 13 (20.97%) OSSEC
14 13 (20.97%) Security Cleared

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 23 (37.10%) WebLogic
2 10 (16.13%) Apache
3 9 (14.52%) WebLogic Portal
4 4 (6.45%) Confluence
5 3 (4.84%) IIS
6 2 (3.23%) CMS
6 2 (3.23%) iPlanet
6 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Office 365
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.03%) DNS
2 17 (27.42%) Firewall
3 14 (22.58%) SAN
4 6 (9.68%) BIG-IP
5 4 (6.45%) MPLS
5 4 (6.45%) NetScaler
5 4 (6.45%) SSL
5 4 (6.45%) WAN
6 2 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.61%) FTP
7 1 (1.61%) Internet
7 1 (1.61%) LDAP
7 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) Oracle Database
2 8 (12.90%) MySQL
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.23%) OLTP
5 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (24.19%) JIRA
2 6 (9.68%) Gradle
3 4 (6.45%) Bitbucket
3 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.45%) Maven
4 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.23%) AccuRev
5 2 (3.23%) Ant
5 2 (3.23%) JUnit
5 2 (3.23%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.61%) JProfiler
6 1 (1.61%) Subversion
6 1 (1.61%) YourKit
General
1 7 (11.29%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Administrator
2 17 (27.42%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (19.35%) Architect
3 12 (19.35%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (17.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) Solaris Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Unix Administrator
7 6 (9.68%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 5 (8.06%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Technical Architect
9 4 (6.45%) Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) Applications Architect
9 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (4.84%) Oracle Analyst
10 3 (4.84%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (4.84%) Senior Oracle Analyst
10 3 (4.84%) Senior Test Analyst
10 3 (4.84%) Server Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.97%) J2EE
2 7 (11.29%) JSP
3 5 (8.06%) Middleware
4 2 (3.23%) Ajax
4 2 (3.23%) CSS
4 2 (3.23%) HTML
4 2 (3.23%) HTML5
4 2 (3.23%) LESS
4 2 (3.23%) SAML
4 2 (3.23%) Sass
4 2 (3.23%) Web Services
4 2 (3.23%) XHTML
4 2 (3.23%) XML
5 1 (1.61%) Akka
5 1 (1.61%) Guava
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.45%) Clustering
3 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.23%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (3.23%) PKI
3 2 (3.23%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.23%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (66.13%) Windows
2 40 (64.52%) Unix
3 39 (62.90%) Linux
4 19 (30.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (22.58%) AIX
6 10 (16.13%) Windows Server
7 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (11.29%) HPUX
9 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (3.23%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.61%) CentOS
12 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (30.65%) Kalman Filter
2 18 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (27.42%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (27.42%) ITIL
4 15 (24.19%) High Availability
4 15 (24.19%) Open Source
5 14 (22.58%) Incident Management
6 13 (20.97%) Migration
7 12 (19.35%) Virtual Environments
8 11 (17.74%) Configuration Management
8 11 (17.74%) Load Balancing
9 10 (16.13%) Change Control
10 6 (9.68%) DevOps
10 6 (9.68%) Six Sigma
11 5 (8.06%) ITIL V3
11 5 (8.06%) Performance Testing
11 5 (8.06%) Project Management
12 4 (6.45%) Converged Infrastructure
12 4 (6.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.16%) Shell Script
2 20 (32.26%) SQL
3 11 (17.74%) Java
3 11 (17.74%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.61%) Perl
5 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (20.97%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.06%) Degree
4 4 (6.45%) MCITP
4 4 (6.45%) MCSE
4 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.23%) VCAP
5 2 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.61%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) PCI DSS
2 5 (8.06%) JSP 440
3 3 (4.84%) QA
4 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (22.58%) vSphere
2 13 (20.97%) iptables
2 13 (20.97%) Virtual Machines
2 13 (20.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (17.74%) Active Directory
4 10 (16.13%) Postfix
4 10 (16.13%) Sendmail
5 4 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (6.45%) XenApp
6 3 (4.84%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (20.97%) OSSEC
2 12 (19.35%) Nagios
3 11 (17.74%) Puppet
4 10 (16.13%) Cobbler
5 4 (6.45%) SCCM
6 3 (4.84%) Control-M
6 3 (4.84%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (4.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (3.23%) OpenView
7 2 (3.23%) Simpana
7 2 (3.23%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.61%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 48 (77.42%) Oracle
2 23 (37.10%) Red Hat
3 16 (25.81%) VMware
4 15 (24.19%) HP
5 13 (20.97%) EMC
6 12 (19.35%) LogRhythm
6 12 (19.35%) TippingPoint
7 11 (17.74%) BEA
7 11 (17.74%) SolarWinds
7 11 (17.74%) Splunk
8 10 (16.13%) ServiceNow
9 9 (14.52%) Cisco
9 9 (14.52%) Sun
10 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
11 6 (9.68%) F5
11 6 (9.68%) webMethods
12 5 (8.06%) Citrix
12 5 (8.06%) IBM
13 4 (6.45%) Atlassian
13 4 (6.45%) Dell
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