The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Greenwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Greenwich region.

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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - - 8
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Greenwich - - 5.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-18.46% -7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Greenwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Greenwich 16.67% 11.11% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate £449 £350 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.28% -15.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
Solaris
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Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Greenwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solaris across the Greenwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Greenwich

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Greenwich

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Greenwich

Solaris
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Greenwich

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Greenwich region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris.

1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Spatial
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Greenwich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Greenwich region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Spatial
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat