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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
South East / Hampshire
Rank 82 98 97
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Contract jobs citing Solaris 29 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.62% 1.01% 1.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.84% 3.73% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 18
Median daily rate £380 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £332 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £588 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £43.75 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.06%

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
497 510 814
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 27.73% 27.06% 38.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 305 404
Median daily rate £388 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 52
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.63 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% -51.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £10.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £37.50 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Hook +6 9 £384 - 1
Havant +1 9 £380 -
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 28 (71.79%) Linux
2 21 (53.85%) Oracle
3 17 (43.59%) Windows
3 17 (43.59%) SAN
4 16 (41.03%) Shell Script
5 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
6 14 (35.90%) Red Hat
7 13 (33.33%) AIX
7 13 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
9 11 (28.21%) WebSphere
10 10 (25.64%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (25.64%) Oracle Clusterware
10 10 (25.64%) Configuration Management
11 9 (23.08%) SC Cleared
12 8 (20.51%) DV Cleared
12 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
12 8 (20.51%) SQL
13 7 (17.95%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (17.95%) Veritas
13 7 (17.95%) Tivoli
13 7 (17.95%) Korn
13 7 (17.95%) Firewall
13 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (15.38%) Server Building
14 6 (15.38%) Office Automation
14 6 (15.38%) Protective Monitoring
14 6 (15.38%) Software Distribution
14 6 (15.38%) NAS
14 6 (15.38%) Process Improvement

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 11 (28.21%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2000
2 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.26%) MS Office
2 3 (7.69%) MS Project
2 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 17 (43.59%) SAN
2 7 (17.95%) Firewall
3 6 (15.38%) IPsec
3 6 (15.38%) NAS
4 4 (10.26%) LAN
4 4 (10.26%) SSL
4 4 (10.26%) WAN
5 3 (7.69%) X.500
6 2 (5.13%) HTTP
6 2 (5.13%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (5.13%) LDAP
6 2 (5.13%) SSH
6 2 (5.13%) VPN
7 1 (2.56%) Internet
7 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) ClearCase
1 4 (10.26%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.56%) Ant
2 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.56%) Gradle
2 1 (2.56%) IntelliJ
2 1 (2.56%) Maven
General
1 4 (10.26%) Military
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) AIX Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Integration Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Systems Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Incident Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.56%) AIX Administrator
6 1 (2.56%) Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Information Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Java Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) Middleware
1 2 (5.13%) REST
1 2 (5.13%) SOAP
1 2 (5.13%) Spring
1 2 (5.13%) XML
2 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.56%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) J2EE
2 1 (2.56%) JAXB
2 1 (2.56%) jQuery
2 1 (2.56%) JSF
2 1 (2.56%) RichFaces
2 1 (2.56%) Spring Boot
2 1 (2.56%) Spring MVC
2 1 (2.56%) Spring Security
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.38%) Clustering
3 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.13%) PKI
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (71.79%) Linux
2 17 (43.59%) Windows
3 13 (33.33%) AIX
3 13 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (15.38%) Unix
4 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 4 (10.26%) HPUX
5 4 (10.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Configuration Management
1 10 (25.64%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
2 6 (15.38%) Office Automation
2 6 (15.38%) OO
2 6 (15.38%) Process Improvement
2 6 (15.38%) Protective Monitoring
2 6 (15.38%) RUP
2 6 (15.38%) Server Building
2 6 (15.38%) Software Distribution
2 6 (15.38%) TOGAF
3 5 (12.82%) Time Management
4 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (10.26%) Programme Management
5 3 (7.69%) Change Management
5 3 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (7.69%) PRINCE
5 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 3 (7.69%) Security Operations
5 3 (7.69%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) Shell Script
2 8 (20.51%) SQL
3 7 (17.95%) Korn
4 5 (12.82%) Perl
5 2 (5.13%) Java
5 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 8 (20.51%) DV Cleared
4 6 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (5.13%) CISSP
5 2 (5.13%) GCIA
5 2 (5.13%) GCIH
6 1 (2.56%) RHCA
6 1 (2.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) COBIT
1 2 (5.13%) COSO
1 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
1 2 (5.13%) SAS 70
System Software
1 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.64%) Oracle Clusterware
3 4 (10.26%) Samba
4 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (2.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Tivoli
2 6 (15.38%) Netcool
2 6 (15.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (15.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (10.26%) SCCM
4 2 (5.13%) CSIRT
4 2 (5.13%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (2.56%) Nagios
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Oracle
2 14 (35.90%) Red Hat
3 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
4 7 (17.95%) Veritas
5 6 (15.38%) Cisco
5 6 (15.38%) Citrix
6 5 (12.82%) Sun
7 4 (10.26%) HP
8 3 (7.69%) VMware
9 2 (5.13%) F5
9 2 (5.13%) Intel Security
9 2 (5.13%) NetWitness
10 1 (2.56%) IBM
Hook, Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £330 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago