The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Solaris 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.09% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.23% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
Surrey

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

Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31 36 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 33.70% 27.27% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 10
Median daily rate £375 £325 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +103.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £290 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+153.96% -7.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 25 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Clustering
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) Legato
3 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 3 (60.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) Korn
4 2 (40.00%) TPMS
4 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Sybase
4 2 (40.00%) Firmware
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (40.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (40.00%) Emulex
4 2 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (40.00%) Failover Clustering

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 2 (40.00%) TPMS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Sybase IQ
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Unix Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Solaris Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Solaris Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Storage Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Unix Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Storage Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Storage Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Sybase DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) EMC VMAX
2 2 (40.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) Korn
3 1 (20.00%) Bourne shell
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Firmware
2 2 (40.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Legato
2 2 (40.00%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) Foglight
3 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas
2 3 (60.00%) EMC
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Emulex
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Sybase
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Sun