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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solaris System Administrator
Rank 591 594 612
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Solaris Systems Administrator 4 25 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.049% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.052% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 18 10
Median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £378 £450
% change year-on-year
- -16.11%
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
43594 48186 48136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.94% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 28781 31160 30947
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1514 1892 2018
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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
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 7 December 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 -9 3 £450 -6.49%
South East +27 1 - -
Solaris Systems Administrator
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Solaris Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 23 (100.00%) Solaris
2 17 (73.91%) Unix
3 13 (56.52%) SAN
4 12 (52.17%) Linux
5 11 (47.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (34.78%) Incident Management
6 8 (34.78%) Server Building
7 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
7 7 (30.43%) Change Management
7 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (26.09%) Finance
8 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
8 6 (26.09%) SLA
8 6 (26.09%) Firmware
8 6 (26.09%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (26.09%) AAT
8 6 (26.09%) Operations Management
8 6 (26.09%) Performance Management
8 6 (26.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (21.74%) NAS
9 5 (21.74%) Sun
10 4 (17.39%) Veritas
10 4 (17.39%) AIX
10 4 (17.39%) Oracle
10 4 (17.39%) Investment Banking
10 4 (17.39%) Banking
10 4 (17.39%) Low Latency
10 4 (17.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 3 (13.04%) High-Frequency Trading
11 3 (13.04%) Puppet

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 (4.35%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) SAN
2 5 (21.74%) NAS
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) FTP
3 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.35%) LDAP
3 1 (4.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
2 4 (17.39%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.35%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (4.35%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Solaris
2 17 (73.91%) Unix
3 12 (52.17%) Linux
4 11 (47.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (17.39%) AIX
5 4 (17.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (4.35%) CentOS
6 1 (4.35%) HPUX
6 1 (4.35%) SUSE
6 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Incident Management
1 8 (34.78%) Server Building
2 7 (30.43%) Change Management
2 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
3 6 (26.09%) Operations Management
3 6 (26.09%) Performance Management
3 6 (26.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (17.39%) Low Latency
5 3 (13.04%) Algorithmic Trading
5 3 (13.04%) Build Automation
5 3 (13.04%) High-Frequency Trading
5 3 (13.04%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) High Availability
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) ITSM
6 2 (8.70%) Service Management
7 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
7 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Java
1 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.35%) Perl
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
1 1 (4.35%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) AAT
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Firmware
1 6 (26.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (8.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (4.35%) NFS
3 1 (4.35%) Veritas File System
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Puppet
2 2 (8.70%) NetBackup
2 2 (8.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (4.35%) Ansible
3 1 (4.35%) BladeLogic
3 1 (4.35%) Control-M
3 1 (4.35%) EMC Navisphere
3 1 (4.35%) Nagios
3 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
2 5 (21.74%) Sun
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) Veritas
4 3 (13.04%) IBM
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco
5 2 (8.70%) EMC
5 2 (8.70%) HP
5 2 (8.70%) NetApp
6 1 (4.35%) Bloomberg
6 1 (4.35%) Brocade
6 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
6 1 (4.35%) Juniper
6 1 (4.35%) Reuters
6 1 (4.35%) Symantec