The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 18 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 Hampshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 91 100 70
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -30
Contract jobs citing Solaris 21 17 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.01% 1.00% 1.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.27% 4.03% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 7
Average daily rate £375 £352 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.68% -21.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £292 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £400 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+15.59% -10.65%
Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
643 422 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 30.97% 24.74% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 251 180
Average daily rate £321 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £178 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 60 85
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -39.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £39.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solaris across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Havant 0 10 £375 +6.68% 1
Southampton -9 3 £425 +51.78% 1
Basingstoke +12 1 - -
Winchester -6 1 - -
Farnborough - - - -
Fareham - - - - 1
Gosport - - - - 1
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 38 (77.55%) IBM
2 36 (73.47%) AIX
3 35 (71.43%) SAN
4 25 (51.02%) EMC
4 25 (51.02%) UNIX
4 25 (51.02%) Windows
5 24 (48.98%) Shell Script
6 21 (42.86%) Tivoli
6 21 (42.86%) NetApp
7 18 (36.73%) NetBackup
7 18 (36.73%) Brocade
8 17 (34.69%) CLARiiON
8 17 (34.69%) Connectrix
8 17 (34.69%) EMC Centera
9 16 (32.65%) EMC TimeFinder
9 16 (32.65%) Korn
9 16 (32.65%) SRDF
10 15 (30.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 15 (30.61%) VMware
10 15 (30.61%) Linux
11 14 (28.57%) Veritas
11 14 (28.57%) WebSphere
12 13 (26.53%) Red Hat
13 12 (24.49%) Sun
13 12 (24.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 11 (22.45%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (22.45%) Cisco
14 11 (22.45%) Maximo
15 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (18.37%) EMC Navisphere

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 14 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.16%) Apache
3 3 (6.12%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (6.12%) IIS
3 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.08%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Office
2 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 35 (71.43%) SAN
2 17 (34.69%) Connectrix
3 7 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (10.20%) LDAP
4 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.16%) iSCSI
5 4 (8.16%) FTP
6 3 (6.12%) HTTP
6 3 (6.12%) SSL
6 3 (6.12%) NAS
7 2 (4.08%) SSH
7 2 (4.08%) HTTPS
7 2 (4.08%) LAN
7 2 (4.08%) SMS
7 2 (4.08%) WAN
8 1 (2.04%) ATM
8 1 (2.04%) DNS
8 1 (2.04%) IPv4
8 1 (2.04%) TELNET
8 1 (2.04%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) MySQL
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Administrator
2 11 (22.45%) Analyst
3 9 (18.37%) Storage Administrator
4 7 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Backup Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Storage Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) UNIX Support
8 2 (4.08%) WebSphere Server Specialist
8 2 (4.08%) Development Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Server Specialist
8 2 (4.08%) WebSphere Administrator
8 2 (4.08%) UNIX Administrator
8 2 (4.08%) UNIX Support Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Server Administrator
8 2 (4.08%) WebSphere Specialist
8 2 (4.08%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) Middleware
2 5 (10.20%) Web Services
3 3 (6.12%) XML
4 2 (4.08%) XML Schema
4 2 (4.08%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (4.08%) SOAP
4 2 (4.08%) XSD
4 2 (4.08%) XSLT
4 2 (4.08%) HTML
4 2 (4.08%) J2EE
5 1 (2.04%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) CLARiiON
1 17 (34.69%) EMC Centera
2 8 (16.33%) Replication
3 5 (10.20%) HACMP
3 5 (10.20%) Clustering
3 5 (10.20%) Symmetrix DMX
4 3 (6.12%) DataPower
5 1 (2.04%) Derivative
5 1 (2.04%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 36 (73.47%) AIX
2 25 (51.02%) UNIX
2 25 (51.02%) Windows
3 15 (30.61%) Linux
4 8 (16.33%) HPUX
5 3 (6.12%) NetWare
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.04%) CentOS
6 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.04%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (10.20%) ITIL
3 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (4.08%) Change Control
4 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
4 2 (4.08%) Change Management
4 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.04%) Security Management
5 1 (2.04%) Time Management
5 1 (2.04%) Web Development
5 1 (2.04%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.04%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.04%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (2.04%) SIEM
5 1 (2.04%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.98%) Shell Script
2 16 (32.65%) Korn
3 6 (12.24%) Perl
4 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.16%) Java
4 4 (8.16%) C
5 3 (6.12%) C++
6 2 (4.08%) XPath
6 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.08%) Jython
6 2 (4.08%) PHP
7 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) ISEB
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.04%) RHCE
4 1 (2.04%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (32.65%) SRDF
2 12 (24.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (10.20%) vSphere
5 4 (8.16%) NFS
6 3 (6.12%) VMware ESX
6 3 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (4.08%) Samba
7 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
8 1 (2.04%) Snort
8 1 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 21 (42.86%) Tivoli
2 18 (36.73%) NetBackup
3 16 (32.65%) EMC TimeFinder
4 15 (30.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 9 (18.37%) EMC Navisphere
6 2 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (4.08%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (4.08%) SCCM
6 2 (4.08%) SCOM
6 2 (4.08%) CA SiteMinder
6 2 (4.08%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 38 (77.55%) IBM
2 25 (51.02%) EMC
3 21 (42.86%) NetApp
4 18 (36.73%) Brocade
5 15 (30.61%) VMware
6 14 (28.57%) Veritas
7 13 (26.53%) Red Hat
8 12 (24.49%) Sun
9 11 (22.45%) Cisco
10 8 (16.33%) Symantec
10 8 (16.33%) HP
11 7 (14.29%) Hitachi
12 4 (8.16%) Remedy
12 4 (8.16%) Compaq
12 4 (8.16%) Oracle
13 3 (6.12%) Citrix
14 2 (4.08%) LogLogic
14 2 (4.08%) McAfee
14 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
15 1 (2.04%) Apple
Hampshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Real Staffing
Rate: £330 - £450 per day
Posted: 24 days ago