The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Solaris Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solaris System Administrator
Rank 593 586 576
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Solaris Systems Administrator 20 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.039% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.041% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 14
Median daily rate £450 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £338 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £475 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Solaris Systems Administrator
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46744 46649 45930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.93% 94.71% 94.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 30942 29439 28805
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1325 1843 1957
Median hourly rate £17.95 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.91 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Solaris Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Solaris Systems Administrator in the job title.

Solaris Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Solaris Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Solaris Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in England

Solaris Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solaris Systems Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Solaris Systems Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in England

Solaris Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Solaris Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in England

Solaris Systems Administrator
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris Systems Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
London +7 11 £475 +18.75% 1
South East -19 4 £450 -
East of England - 2 £475 -
West Midlands -19 1 £375 +20.96%
North East - 1 £273 -
South West - 1 £400 -
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Solaris Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Solaris Systems Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Solaris Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Solaris
2 26 (78.79%) Unix
3 22 (66.67%) Linux
4 20 (60.61%) Veritas
5 16 (48.48%) Finance
6 15 (45.45%) SAN
7 14 (42.42%) Red Hat
7 14 (42.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (39.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 11 (33.33%) NAS
9 11 (33.33%) Banking
10 10 (30.30%) Oracle
10 10 (30.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 9 (27.27%) NetApp
11 9 (27.27%) EMC
11 9 (27.27%) Migration
11 9 (27.27%) NetBackup
12 8 (24.24%) Shell Script
12 8 (24.24%) AIX
13 7 (21.21%) Windows
13 7 (21.21%) Symantec
13 7 (21.21%) VMware
13 7 (21.21%) Puppet
14 6 (18.18%) Perl
14 6 (18.18%) HP
14 6 (18.18%) DNS
14 6 (18.18%) IBM
15 5 (15.15%) Sun
15 5 (15.15%) Change Management
16 4 (12.12%) Firewall

Solaris Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 2 (6.06%) TPMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (45.45%) SAN
2 11 (33.33%) NAS
3 6 (18.18%) DNS
4 4 (12.12%) Firewall
4 4 (12.12%) LDAP
4 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.09%) LAN
5 3 (9.09%) WAN
6 2 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (3.03%) Kerberos
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 11 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) International Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Clustering
1 4 (12.12%) HACMP
2 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (6.06%) EMC VNX
3 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (3.03%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Solaris
2 26 (78.79%) Unix
3 22 (66.67%) Linux
4 14 (42.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (24.24%) AIX
6 7 (21.21%) Windows
7 4 (12.12%) SUSE
8 3 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (6.06%) HPUX
10 1 (3.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Migration
2 5 (15.15%) Change Management
3 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 3 (9.09%) DevOps
4 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
4 2 (6.06%) ITIL
4 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.03%) High Availability
5 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.03%) Investment Management
5 1 (3.03%) Logistics
5 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.03%) Project Management
5 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.03%) Server Building
5 1 (3.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) Shell Script
2 6 (18.18%) Perl
3 3 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.03%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) AAT
1 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 10 (30.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (12.12%) NFS
3 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Clusterware
4 3 (9.09%) Veritas File System
5 2 (6.06%) Firmware
6 1 (3.03%) GPFS
6 1 (3.03%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) NetBackup
2 7 (21.21%) Puppet
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (12.12%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Veritas
2 14 (42.42%) Red Hat
3 10 (30.30%) Oracle
4 9 (27.27%) EMC
4 9 (27.27%) NetApp
5 7 (21.21%) Symantec
5 7 (21.21%) VMware
6 6 (18.18%) HP
6 6 (18.18%) IBM
7 5 (15.15%) Sun
8 2 (6.06%) Brocade
8 2 (6.06%) Emulex
8 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.03%) Dell
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