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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solaris System Administrator
Rank 598 591 595
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Solaris Systems Administrator 24 29 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.056% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.059% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 7
Median daily rate £425 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £349 £325 £364
% change year-on-year
+7.30% -10.65%
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
47229 49071 46876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.85% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31077 31733 28907
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1408 1851 1923
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.34% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 12 £438 +25.00%
North East - 10 £225 -
South East +8 2 £425 +6.25%
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Solaris Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 44 (100.00%) Solaris
2 35 (79.55%) Unix
3 25 (56.82%) Linux
4 23 (52.27%) SAN
5 20 (45.45%) Veritas
6 19 (43.18%) Finance
7 18 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (36.36%) Red Hat
9 14 (31.82%) Banking
10 13 (29.55%) NAS
10 13 (29.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 11 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 11 (25.00%) Migration
11 11 (25.00%) Change Management
12 10 (22.73%) Oracle
12 10 (22.73%) Puppet
13 9 (20.45%) Incident Management
13 9 (20.45%) AIX
13 9 (20.45%) Symantec
13 9 (20.45%) Configuration Management
13 9 (20.45%) NetBackup
14 8 (18.18%) Firmware
14 8 (18.18%) NetApp
14 8 (18.18%) Shell Script
14 8 (18.18%) EMC
15 7 (15.91%) Windows
15 7 (15.91%) AAT
15 7 (15.91%) Server Building
16 6 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
16 6 (13.64%) Operations Management

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 (4.55%) TPMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (52.27%) SAN
2 13 (29.55%) NAS
3 6 (13.64%) DNS
4 5 (11.36%) LDAP
5 4 (9.09%) Firewall
5 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.82%) LAN
6 3 (6.82%) WAN
7 2 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.27%) Kerberos
General
1 19 (43.18%) Finance
2 14 (31.82%) Banking
3 4 (9.09%) International Banking
3 4 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Middleware
2 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Clustering
1 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
1 3 (6.82%) HACMP
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) EMC VMAX
2 2 (4.55%) EMC VNX
2 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.27%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Solaris
2 35 (79.55%) Unix
3 25 (56.82%) Linux
4 18 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (20.45%) AIX
6 7 (15.91%) Windows
7 4 (9.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (6.82%) SUSE
9 2 (4.55%) HPUX
9 2 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Change Management
1 11 (25.00%) Migration
2 9 (20.45%) Configuration Management
2 9 (20.45%) Incident Management
3 7 (15.91%) Server Building
4 6 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (13.64%) Operations Management
4 6 (13.64%) Performance Management
4 6 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (9.09%) Low Latency
6 3 (6.82%) Algorithmic Trading
6 3 (6.82%) Build Automation
6 3 (6.82%) DevOps
6 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.55%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.55%) High Availability
7 2 (4.55%) ITIL
7 2 (4.55%) ITSM
7 2 (4.55%) Service Management
8 1 (2.27%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 6 (13.64%) Perl
3 3 (6.82%) Python
4 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) Korn
4 1 (2.27%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) AAT
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 11 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 8 (18.18%) Firmware
4 4 (9.09%) NFS
5 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle Clusterware
5 3 (6.82%) Veritas File System
5 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) Puppet
2 9 (20.45%) NetBackup
3 4 (9.09%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (2.27%) Ansible
5 1 (2.27%) BladeLogic
5 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Veritas
2 16 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 10 (22.73%) Oracle
4 9 (20.45%) Symantec
5 8 (18.18%) EMC
5 8 (18.18%) NetApp
6 6 (13.64%) Sun
7 5 (11.36%) VMware
8 4 (9.09%) HP
8 4 (9.09%) IBM
9 2 (4.55%) Brocade
9 2 (4.55%) Emulex
9 2 (4.55%) Microsoft