The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 41 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Contract jobs citing Solaris 23 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 5.37% 1.23% 2.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.71% 3.13% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 3
Median daily rate £325 - £283
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 - £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £332 - £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £27.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+37.61% +2.83%
Solaris
Renfrewshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine region.

Operating Systems Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
181 32 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 42.29% 39.51% 56.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 22 43
Median daily rate £321 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.57% +9.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £300 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +4.25%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Erskine region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 18 (78.26%) AIX
1 18 (78.26%) Linux
2 17 (73.91%) ITIL
3 13 (56.52%) Windows
3 13 (56.52%) HPUX
4 12 (52.17%) IBM
4 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
4 12 (52.17%) Unix
4 12 (52.17%) Perl
4 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
4 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
5 11 (47.83%) Java
6 10 (43.48%) Release Management
7 9 (39.13%) Oracle
7 9 (39.13%) HP
8 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
8 8 (34.78%) Service Management
8 8 (34.78%) Change Management
8 8 (34.78%) VBScript
8 8 (34.78%) Korn
8 8 (34.78%) Regular Expression
9 7 (30.43%) Bourne shell
9 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
9 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (30.43%) SCOM
9 7 (30.43%) SQL
9 7 (30.43%) Windows XP
9 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (30.43%) Tivoli

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 4 (17.39%) Apache
1 4 (17.39%) MQSeries
1 4 (17.39%) OpenStack
1 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
1 4 (17.39%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (13.04%) AquaLogic
2 3 (13.04%) JBoss
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (13.04%) Tuxedo
2 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
2 3 (13.04%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (4.35%) CICS
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) SAN
2 3 (13.04%) SSL
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.35%) LDAP
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
1 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
1 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Build Forge
2 1 (4.35%) ClearCase
2 1 (4.35%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Administrator
1 5 (21.74%) Unix Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) DBA
2 4 (17.39%) Monitoring Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Monitoring Specialist
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Support Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) Regular Expression
2 6 (26.09%) Middleware
3 4 (17.39%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (13.04%) J2EE
5 1 (4.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (4.35%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
1 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) AIX
1 18 (78.26%) Linux
2 13 (56.52%) HPUX
2 13 (56.52%) Windows
3 12 (52.17%) Unix
4 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (30.43%) Windows XP
5 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
6 4 (17.39%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) ITIL
2 10 (43.48%) Release Management
3 8 (34.78%) Change Management
3 8 (34.78%) Service Management
4 4 (17.39%) Capacity Management
4 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
5 3 (13.04%) QMS
5 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Application Performance Management
6 1 (4.35%) ITSM
6 1 (4.35%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.35%) Presales
6 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) Perl
2 11 (47.83%) Java
3 8 (34.78%) Korn
3 8 (34.78%) VBScript
4 7 (30.43%) Bourne shell
4 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
4 7 (30.43%) SQL
5 4 (17.39%) C
5 4 (17.39%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.35%) C-shell
6 1 (4.35%) Groovy
6 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (13.04%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (13.04%) OCP
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
2 3 (13.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.35%) Samba
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Netcool
1 7 (30.43%) SCOM
1 7 (30.43%) Tivoli
2 6 (26.09%) HP SiteScope
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (13.04%) BladeLogic
5 1 (4.35%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) IBM
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) HP
2 9 (39.13%) Oracle
3 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
4 7 (30.43%) CA
5 3 (13.04%) Axway
5 3 (13.04%) Fujitsu
5 3 (13.04%) Sun
6 1 (4.35%) Compuware
6 1 (4.35%) SAP
6 1 (4.35%) VMware
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £342 per day
Posted: 6 days ago