The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Solaris 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.96% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £420 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+35.84% -
Solaris
Gloucestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 42 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 24.04% 42.42% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 36 38
Median daily rate £420 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Median hourly rate £22.25 £14.10 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.80% -6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £20.00 £15.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

Solaris
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) yum
1 1 (100.00%) Kernel Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Kernel Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) yum
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware