The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 93 68 97
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +29
Contract jobs citing Solaris 22 48 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.09% 2.34% 1.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.89% 7.57% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 15
Median daily rate £380 £422 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.92% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £340 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £27.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+37.61% +2.83%
Solaris
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
565 634 620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 28.00% 30.94% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 347 319
Median daily rate £375 £363 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +10.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 50 38
Median hourly rate £42.00 £16.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.54% -34.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £11.25 £8.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £40.00 £52.50
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 Hampshire

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Solaris
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solaris across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Solaris Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Solaris
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -14 6 £702 -
Havant +11 5 £380 -0.32%
Hook +2 5 £398 -0.17% 1
Southampton +14 2 £439 -16.42%
Winchester -5 1 £388 -
Portsmouth - 1 £350 -
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 37 (86.05%) Linux
2 30 (69.77%) AIX
3 18 (41.86%) Unix
3 18 (41.86%) Oracle
3 18 (41.86%) SAN
4 17 (39.53%) Shell Script
4 17 (39.53%) Windows
5 16 (37.21%) Korn
6 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
6 11 (25.58%) Veritas
7 10 (23.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 10 (23.26%) SC Cleared
7 10 (23.26%) Oracle Clusterware
8 9 (20.93%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (20.93%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (20.93%) Process Management
8 9 (20.93%) VMware
8 9 (20.93%) Clustering
8 9 (20.93%) Red Hat
8 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
9 8 (18.60%) ITIL
9 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
9 8 (18.60%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (16.28%) C
10 7 (16.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
11 6 (13.95%) Change Management
11 6 (13.95%) Information Security Management
11 6 (13.95%) Security Management

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 3 (6.98%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.65%) Apache
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.95%) MS Project
2 6 (13.95%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (41.86%) SAN
2 5 (11.63%) HTTP
2 5 (11.63%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (11.63%) IPsec
2 5 (11.63%) SSH
2 5 (11.63%) SSL
2 5 (11.63%) VPN
3 4 (9.30%) NAS
4 3 (6.98%) DHCP
4 3 (6.98%) DNS
5 2 (4.65%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (4.65%) Internet
5 2 (4.65%) LDAP
5 2 (4.65%) WAN
5 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.33%) ClearQuest
General
1 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (13.95%) AIX Engineer
2 4 (9.30%) Administrator
2 4 (9.30%) AIX Consultant
2 4 (9.30%) Consultant
2 4 (9.30%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (9.30%) Software Engineer
3 3 (6.98%) Analyst
3 3 (6.98%) Development Engineer
3 3 (6.98%) Incident Analyst
3 3 (6.98%) Software Development Engineer
3 3 (6.98%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) DBA
4 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (4.65%) Unix Specialist
5 1 (2.33%) Architect
5 1 (2.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) Middleware
1 2 (4.65%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Clustering
2 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.63%) PKI
4 4 (9.30%) HACMP
4 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.98%) Mathematics
5 3 (6.98%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
6 2 (4.65%) iSeries
6 2 (4.65%) Symmetrix DMX
6 2 (4.65%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 37 (86.05%) Linux
2 30 (69.77%) AIX
3 18 (41.86%) Unix
4 17 (39.53%) Windows
5 7 (16.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (11.63%) HPUX
7 4 (9.30%) NetWare
8 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
9 2 (4.65%) SUSE
9 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Performance Tuning
1 9 (20.93%) Process Management
1 9 (20.93%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (18.60%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (18.60%) ITIL
3 6 (13.95%) Change Management
3 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
3 6 (13.95%) Information Security
3 6 (13.95%) Information Security Management
3 6 (13.95%) Security Management
3 6 (13.95%) Security Operations
4 5 (11.63%) Analytics
4 5 (11.63%) Digital Forensics
4 5 (11.63%) Document Management
4 5 (11.63%) Network Architecture
4 5 (11.63%) Server Building
4 5 (11.63%) SIEM
4 5 (11.63%) Software Distribution
5 4 (9.30%) PRINCE
6 3 (6.98%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) Shell Script
2 16 (37.21%) Korn
3 7 (16.28%) C
4 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
4 4 (9.30%) C++
4 4 (9.30%) Java
4 4 (9.30%) Perl
4 4 (9.30%) SQL
5 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
2 10 (23.26%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.63%) Degree
4 4 (9.30%) CISSP
4 4 (9.30%) GCIA
4 4 (9.30%) GCIH
5 2 (4.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.98%) COBIT
2 3 (6.98%) COSO
2 3 (6.98%) SAS 70
3 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (23.26%) Oracle Clusterware
2 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.30%) GPFS
4 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (13.95%) Tivoli
3 5 (11.63%) Netcool
3 5 (11.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (11.63%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) Oracle
2 11 (25.58%) Veritas
3 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.93%) Red Hat
3 9 (20.93%) VMware
4 6 (13.95%) HP
5 5 (11.63%) Cisco
5 5 (11.63%) Citrix
5 5 (11.63%) IBM
6 4 (9.30%) EMC
6 4 (9.30%) Intel Security
6 4 (9.30%) Sun
7 2 (4.65%) Compaq
7 2 (4.65%) Hitachi
7 2 (4.65%) NetWitness
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £416 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £380.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago