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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - - 51
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - - 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.84 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-2.26% -26.33%
Solaris
South East

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
53 43 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 20.15% 12.76% 21.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 37 48
Median daily rate £305 £310 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.77% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £150 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £363 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 12
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -24.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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

Solaris
Top 10 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Sun