The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 96 80 80
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Contract jobs citing Solaris 30 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.47% 1.46% 0.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.80% 5.39% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £360 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £443 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £369
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £31.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.63 £31.90 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.94% -8.85%
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
790 464 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.80% 27.09% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 220 140
Average daily rate £338 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 39 51
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Havant +3 8 £375 -
Basingstoke -12 1 £550 +39.68%
Southampton -13 1 £475 - 2
Petersfield - - - -
Aldershot - - - - 2
Andover - - - - 1
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 25 (50.00%) UNIX
2 23 (46.00%) Linux
2 23 (46.00%) Security Cleared
3 20 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 19 (38.00%) Windows
5 16 (32.00%) SAN
6 15 (30.00%) Shell Script
7 14 (28.00%) AIX
8 12 (24.00%) Migration
9 11 (22.00%) IBM
9 11 (22.00%) Tivoli
10 10 (20.00%) Red Hat
10 10 (20.00%) Cisco
10 10 (20.00%) McAfee
11 9 (18.00%) Firewall
11 9 (18.00%) Blue Coat
11 9 (18.00%) Juniper
11 9 (18.00%) C++
12 8 (16.00%) Java
12 8 (16.00%) Perl
12 8 (16.00%) EMC
12 8 (16.00%) VMware
12 8 (16.00%) Korn
13 7 (14.00%) DNS
13 7 (14.00%) Veritas
13 7 (14.00%) HPUX
14 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
14 6 (12.00%) WebSphere
14 6 (12.00%) Windows 7
15 5 (10.00%) SIEM

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6 (12.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.00%) SAN
2 9 (18.00%) Firewall
3 7 (14.00%) DNS
4 5 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (8.00%) IPsec
5 4 (8.00%) LDAP
5 4 (8.00%) SSL
6 3 (6.00%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (6.00%) Internet
6 3 (6.00%) LAN
6 3 (6.00%) WAN
6 3 (6.00%) SMTP
6 3 (6.00%) HTTP
6 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.00%) SSH
7 2 (4.00%) Connectrix
7 2 (4.00%) VPN
7 2 (4.00%) DHCP
7 2 (4.00%) FTP
7 2 (4.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MSI
1 1 (2.00%) InstallShield
General
1 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Legal
2 3 (6.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (18.00%) Analyst
2 7 (14.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (8.00%) Administrator
3 4 (8.00%) Consultant
4 3 (6.00%) Build Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Architect
4 3 (6.00%) Programmer
4 3 (6.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (6.00%) Security Architect
5 2 (4.00%) UNIX Support Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (4.00%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Security Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Developer
5 2 (4.00%) UNIX Support
5 2 (4.00%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (4.00%) Middleware
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Clustering
2 3 (6.00%) PKI
2 3 (6.00%) HACMP
2 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.00%) CESG
3 2 (4.00%) CLARiiON
3 2 (4.00%) EMC Centera
4 1 (2.00%) LPAR
4 1 (2.00%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (50.00%) UNIX
2 23 (46.00%) Linux
3 19 (38.00%) Windows
4 14 (28.00%) AIX
5 7 (14.00%) HPUX
6 6 (12.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (6.00%) NetWare
8 3 (6.00%) SUSE
9 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (2.00%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (2.00%) CentOS
10 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Migration
2 5 (10.00%) SIEM
2 5 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (6.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (6.00%) ITIL
3 3 (6.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.00%) Computer Forensics
4 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.00%) Security Management
4 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (4.00%) Change Control
4 2 (4.00%) Software Distribution
4 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (4.00%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (2.00%) Cyber Security
5 1 (2.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.00%) Analytics
5 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) Shell Script
2 9 (18.00%) C++
3 8 (16.00%) Java
3 8 (16.00%) Perl
3 8 (16.00%) Korn
4 4 (8.00%) C
5 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.00%) C#
6 2 (4.00%) SQL
7 1 (2.00%) Ruby
7 1 (2.00%) Python
7 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (46.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.00%) CCIE
4 2 (4.00%) CCNP
4 2 (4.00%) CCNA
5 1 (2.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) CISSP
5 1 (2.00%) GCIA
5 1 (2.00%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.00%) COBIT
1 1 (2.00%) COSO
1 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (10.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 5 (10.00%) Samba
2 4 (8.00%) Snort
3 3 (6.00%) GPFS
3 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.00%) SRDF
5 1 (2.00%) vSphere
5 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.00%) Sendmail
5 1 (2.00%) NFS
5 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) Tivoli
2 5 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (10.00%) NetBackup
3 4 (8.00%) Puppet
4 3 (6.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (4.00%) EMC TimeFinder
5 2 (4.00%) Netcool
6 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.00%) Icinga
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (2.00%) Nagios
6 1 (2.00%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (2.00%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (2.00%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) IBM
2 10 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (20.00%) Cisco
2 10 (20.00%) McAfee
3 9 (18.00%) Blue Coat
3 9 (18.00%) Juniper
4 8 (16.00%) EMC
4 8 (16.00%) VMware
5 7 (14.00%) Veritas
6 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (8.00%) Symantec
7 4 (8.00%) Oracle
7 4 (8.00%) Sun
7 4 (8.00%) HP
7 4 (8.00%) Sourcefire
7 4 (8.00%) 3PAR
8 3 (6.00%) Compaq
8 3 (6.00%) Citrix
8 3 (6.00%) Hitachi
8 3 (6.00%) NetApp
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