The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Guildford 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 26 23
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford - 1.42% 0.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 8.82% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £446
% change year-on-year
- -15.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
54 34 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 23.89% 16.11% 37.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 13
Average daily rate £235 £275 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.54% -35.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £130 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 7
Average hourly rate £14.21 £34.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.10% -0.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Solaris
Surrey

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Solaris across the Guildford region.

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford