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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 84 99 95
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing Solaris 46 50 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.73% 1.58% 0.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.98% 7.12% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 4
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£400 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £40.60 £40.60 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +24.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £31.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+28.88% +16.66%
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
659 702 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.76% 22.22% 24.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 309 232
Average daily rate £325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £147 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 97 116
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solaris across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +21 29 £400 -5.88% 1
Hertfordshire -3 9 £420 -1.17% 1
Bedfordshire - 5 £463 -
Cambridgeshire -2 2 £425 +4.55% 3
Suffolk +3 1 - -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 63 (67.74%) Linux
2 60 (64.52%) Oracle
3 48 (51.61%) UNIX
4 44 (47.31%) Windows
5 40 (43.01%) Java
6 37 (39.78%) SQL
6 37 (39.78%) WebLogic
7 34 (36.56%) J2EE
8 26 (27.96%) HTML
9 25 (26.88%) Web Services
10 24 (25.81%) XML
10 24 (25.81%) JavaScript
10 24 (25.81%) Content Management
10 24 (25.81%) HTML5
11 23 (24.73%) Relational Database
11 23 (24.73%) Ajax
11 23 (24.73%) CSS
11 23 (24.73%) IBM
12 22 (23.66%) OO
12 22 (23.66%) Security Cleared
13 21 (22.58%) SC Cleared
13 21 (22.58%) Finance
14 20 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (20.43%) WebSphere
15 19 (20.43%) DNS
15 19 (20.43%) Ant
15 19 (20.43%) Shell Script
16 18 (19.35%) Cisco
16 18 (19.35%) XHTML
17 17 (18.28%) SOAP

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 37 (39.78%) WebLogic
2 19 (20.43%) WebSphere
3 12 (12.90%) Apache
4 9 (9.68%) WebLogic Portal
5 5 (5.38%) WildFly
6 2 (2.15%) CMS
6 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.08%) MQSeries
Applications
1 9 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Tridion
1 1 (1.08%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.43%) DNS
2 8 (8.60%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.38%) SAN
4 4 (4.30%) LDAP
4 4 (4.30%) LAN
4 4 (4.30%) IPsec
5 3 (3.23%) SSH
5 3 (3.23%) VLAN
5 3 (3.23%) VPN
5 3 (3.23%) Internet
6 2 (2.15%) Network Security
6 2 (2.15%) NAS
6 2 (2.15%) WAN
6 2 (2.15%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.08%) SSL
7 1 (1.08%) MPLS
7 1 (1.08%) Firewall
7 1 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.08%) Wireless
7 1 (1.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.73%) Relational Database
2 14 (15.05%) MySQL
3 8 (8.60%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.38%) Ingres
4 5 (5.38%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (5.38%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.23%) MS Access
6 1 (1.08%) DB2
6 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (20.43%) Ant
2 16 (17.20%) Eclipse
3 15 (16.13%) SoapUI
4 7 (7.53%) LoadRunner
5 6 (6.45%) Jenkins
5 6 (6.45%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.15%) JUnit
6 2 (2.15%) Subversion
7 1 (1.08%) Maven
7 1 (1.08%) JIRA
7 1 (1.08%) Selenium
7 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 1 (1.08%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.08%) AccuRev
7 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.08%) Hudson
7 1 (1.08%) JMeter
7 1 (1.08%) Log4j
General
1 21 (22.58%) Finance
2 16 (17.20%) Marketing
3 9 (9.68%) Legal
4 4 (4.30%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.23%) Automotive
5 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (26.88%) Developer
2 24 (25.81%) Java Developer
3 19 (20.43%) Architect
4 18 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (15.05%) Technical Architect
6 12 (12.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 10 (10.75%) Project Manager
7 10 (10.75%) Analyst
7 10 (10.75%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 10 (10.75%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (7.53%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (6.45%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (5.38%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (5.38%) Capacity Analyst
10 5 (5.38%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.23%) Test Analyst
11 3 (3.23%) Performance Analyst
11 3 (3.23%) UNIX Engineer
12 2 (2.15%) Capacity Management Analyst
12 2 (2.15%) Platform Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (36.56%) J2EE
2 26 (27.96%) HTML
3 25 (26.88%) Web Services
4 24 (25.81%) XML
4 24 (25.81%) HTML5
5 23 (24.73%) Ajax
5 23 (24.73%) CSS
6 18 (19.35%) XHTML
7 17 (18.28%) SOAP
8 16 (17.20%) TopLink
9 14 (15.05%) JAX-RS
9 14 (15.05%) JAX-WS
10 11 (11.83%) Middleware
11 9 (9.68%) JSP
12 7 (7.53%) JMS
13 5 (5.38%) JSON
14 3 (3.23%) Hibernate
15 2 (2.15%) Flash
15 2 (2.15%) JDBC
16 1 (1.08%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.53%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.38%) Thin Client
2 5 (5.38%) Fat Client
3 4 (4.30%) PKI
3 4 (4.30%) Web 2.0
4 3 (3.23%) iSeries
4 3 (3.23%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (3.23%) AS400
5 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.08%) NHS
6 1 (1.08%) Clustering
6 1 (1.08%) HACMP
6 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 63 (67.74%) Linux
2 48 (51.61%) UNIX
3 44 (47.31%) Windows
4 4 (4.30%) AIX
4 4 (4.30%) HPUX
5 3 (3.23%) VMS
5 3 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.08%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.81%) Content Management
2 22 (23.66%) OO
3 20 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (17.20%) TDD
5 15 (16.13%) Validation
5 15 (16.13%) Scrum
5 15 (16.13%) Use Case
5 15 (16.13%) Digital Marketing
5 15 (16.13%) User Stories
6 14 (15.05%) RUP
7 9 (9.68%) Project Management
7 9 (9.68%) B2C
7 9 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (8.60%) SOA
9 6 (6.45%) Capacity Management
10 5 (5.38%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.38%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (4.30%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 40 (43.01%) Java
2 37 (39.78%) SQL
3 24 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 19 (20.43%) Shell Script
5 16 (17.20%) PHP
6 4 (4.30%) Perl
6 4 (4.30%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.23%) Bourne shell
7 3 (3.23%) C-shell
7 3 (3.23%) VBA
7 3 (3.23%) Python
8 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.08%) XPath
9 1 (1.08%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (23.66%) Security Cleared
2 21 (22.58%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.15%) CCNP
3 2 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.08%) CCNA
4 1 (1.08%) ISEB
4 1 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (2.15%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.45%) VMware ESX
1 6 (6.45%) vSphere
2 4 (4.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.23%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.08%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 12 (12.90%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (3.23%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.08%) CA Wily
3 1 (1.08%) OpenView
3 1 (1.08%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.08%) Nessus
3 1 (1.08%) Nmap
3 1 (1.08%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 60 (64.52%) Oracle
2 23 (24.73%) IBM
3 18 (19.35%) Cisco
4 15 (16.13%) BMC
5 13 (13.98%) EMC
5 13 (13.98%) F5
6 10 (10.75%) HP
7 9 (9.68%) BEA
7 9 (9.68%) VMware
8 5 (5.38%) Sun
8 5 (5.38%) Business Objects
8 5 (5.38%) SAP
9 4 (4.30%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.23%) FatWire
10 3 (3.23%) Splunk
10 3 (3.23%) Microsoft
10 3 (3.23%) Citrix
10 3 (3.23%) NetApp
11 2 (2.15%) Juniper
11 2 (2.15%) Fortinet
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