The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
South East / East Sussex
Rank - - 43
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - - 1.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £43.75 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.06%

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 Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28 48 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 14.07% 19.59% 18.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 30
Median daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £200 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £400 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 10
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £37.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -53.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.00 £27.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.30 £20.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex