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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solaris System Administrator
Rank 609 592 609
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Solaris Systems Administrator 15 31 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.059% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.062% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 5
Median daily rate £450 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £340 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £450 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £378 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.58% -5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Solaris Systems Administrator
UK

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
46856 50029 49209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.61% 95.03% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 30915 32483 30579
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1539 1928 1999
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +2 5 £600 +49.90%
North East - 5 £225 -
South East +13 3 £425 +21.42%
South West +16 2 £400 -
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Solaris Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 36 (100.00%) Solaris
2 26 (72.22%) Unix
3 18 (50.00%) Linux
4 17 (47.22%) SAN
5 14 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (36.11%) Veritas
6 13 (36.11%) Red Hat
6 13 (36.11%) Finance
7 10 (27.78%) Banking
7 10 (27.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 10 (27.78%) Oracle
8 9 (25.00%) Change Management
8 9 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 9 (25.00%) Incident Management
9 8 (22.22%) NAS
9 8 (22.22%) Server Building
10 7 (19.44%) AAT
10 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
10 7 (19.44%) NetBackup
10 7 (19.44%) Firmware
10 7 (19.44%) Sun
11 6 (16.67%) SLA
11 6 (16.67%) AIX
11 6 (16.67%) Symantec
11 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (16.67%) Puppet
11 6 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (16.67%) Performance Management
11 6 (16.67%) Operations Management
12 5 (13.89%) Low Latency

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 1 (2.78%) TPMS
1 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (47.22%) SAN
2 8 (22.22%) NAS
3 2 (5.56%) DNS
3 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 2 (5.56%) LDAP
3 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.78%) LAN
4 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Banking
3 4 (11.11%) International Banking
3 4 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.78%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (2.78%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (2.78%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (2.78%) HACMP
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Solaris
2 26 (72.22%) Unix
3 18 (50.00%) Linux
4 14 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (16.67%) AIX
6 5 (13.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 3 (8.33%) SUSE
8 2 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (2.78%) CentOS
9 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Change Management
1 9 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 8 (22.22%) Server Building
3 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
4 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (16.67%) Operations Management
4 6 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 6 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (13.89%) Low Latency
5 5 (13.89%) Migration
6 4 (11.11%) Algorithmic Trading
6 4 (11.11%) Build Automation
6 4 (11.11%) High-Frequency Trading
7 3 (8.33%) ITIL
7 3 (8.33%) ITSM
7 3 (8.33%) Service Management
8 1 (2.78%) Logistics
8 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.78%) Project Management
8 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) Perl
1 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.78%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.78%) Python
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) AAT
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 9 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (19.44%) Firmware
4 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.78%) NFS
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (2.78%) Veritas File System
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) NetBackup
2 6 (16.67%) Puppet
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (5.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (2.78%) Ansible
4 1 (2.78%) BladeLogic
4 1 (2.78%) Control-M
4 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Red Hat
1 13 (36.11%) Veritas
2 10 (27.78%) Oracle
3 7 (19.44%) Sun
4 6 (16.67%) Symantec
5 5 (13.89%) EMC
5 5 (13.89%) IBM
6 4 (11.11%) HP
7 3 (8.33%) NetApp
7 3 (8.33%) VMware
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco
8 1 (2.78%) Emulex
8 1 (2.78%) Intel Security