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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 92 95 89
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing Solaris 24 32 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.24% 1.46% 1.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.24% 5.32% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 7
Median daily rate £375 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £466 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £416 £389
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +7.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.67 £57.50
% change year-on-year
-1.82% -36.22%
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
566 602 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 29.19% 27.43% 31.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 356 361
Median daily rate £380 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 61 55
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.66 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +4.12%

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 August 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 August 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
Hook +3 9 £350 +7.03%
Havant +1 4 £380 -1.93%
Basingstoke -1 3 £260 -38.82%
Farnborough - 1 £450 -
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 31 (67.39%) Linux
2 26 (56.52%) Windows
3 22 (47.83%) Oracle
4 20 (43.48%) AIX
5 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
6 17 (36.96%) Red Hat
7 15 (32.61%) SAN
7 15 (32.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (28.26%) Unix
9 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
9 12 (26.09%) Shell Script
9 12 (26.09%) Security Cleared
10 11 (23.91%) Korn
10 11 (23.91%) Windows Server
10 11 (23.91%) VMware
10 11 (23.91%) ITIL
10 11 (23.91%) Active Directory
11 10 (21.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (21.74%) Oracle Clusterware
12 9 (19.57%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
13 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
13 8 (17.39%) HP
13 8 (17.39%) DNS
13 8 (17.39%) DHCP
14 7 (15.22%) HTTP
14 7 (15.22%) MS Visio
14 7 (15.22%) MS Project
14 7 (15.22%) Telecoms

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 7 (15.22%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.22%) MS Project
2 7 (15.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) SAN
2 8 (17.39%) DHCP
2 8 (17.39%) DNS
3 7 (15.22%) HTTP
3 7 (15.22%) SSH
4 6 (13.04%) SSL
5 5 (10.87%) Internet
5 5 (10.87%) LDAP
6 4 (8.70%) VPN
7 3 (6.52%) FTP
7 3 (6.52%) Telnet
8 2 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (4.35%) Network Security
8 2 (4.35%) WAN
8 2 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.17%) Firewall
9 1 (2.17%) IPsec
9 1 (2.17%) NAS
9 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) MySQL
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) InstallShield
1 2 (4.35%) MSI
1 2 (4.35%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.17%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.17%) ClearQuest
General
1 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.52%) Advertising
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (15.22%) AIX Engineer
2 5 (10.87%) Analyst
2 5 (10.87%) Architect
2 5 (10.87%) Build Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (6.52%) AIX Consultant
4 3 (6.52%) Consultant
4 3 (6.52%) Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Perl Developer
4 3 (6.52%) PHP Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) DBA
5 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Systems Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Telecoms Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Telecoms Designer
5 2 (4.35%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) CSS
1 3 (6.52%) HTML
1 3 (6.52%) Middleware
2 1 (2.17%) POSIX
2 1 (2.17%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.70%) PKI
5 3 (6.52%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (4.35%) Clustering
7 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.17%) HACMP
7 1 (2.17%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 31 (67.39%) Linux
2 26 (56.52%) Windows
3 20 (43.48%) AIX
4 15 (32.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (28.26%) Unix
6 11 (23.91%) Windows Server
7 7 (15.22%) Windows 7
8 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
11 1 (2.17%) CentOS
11 1 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (2.17%) HPUX
11 1 (2.17%) NetWare
11 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) ITIL
2 9 (19.57%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (15.22%) Change Management
4 7 (15.22%) Security Operations
5 5 (10.87%) Information Security
5 5 (10.87%) Information Security Management
5 5 (10.87%) PRINCE
5 5 (10.87%) Security Management
5 5 (10.87%) Server Building
6 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.70%) Document Management
6 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (8.70%) Network Architecture
6 4 (8.70%) Office Automation
6 4 (8.70%) Patch Management
6 4 (8.70%) Protective Monitoring
6 4 (8.70%) TOGAF
7 3 (6.52%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) Shell Script
2 11 (23.91%) Korn
3 6 (13.04%) SQL
4 5 (10.87%) Perl
5 4 (8.70%) PHP
6 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.52%) VBScript
7 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.17%) C
7 1 (2.17%) C++
7 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.70%) CCNA
4 4 (8.70%) CCNP
4 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (8.70%) DV Cleared
4 4 (8.70%) MCITP
4 4 (8.70%) MCSA
4 4 (8.70%) VCP4
4 4 (8.70%) VCP5
4 4 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (6.52%) CISSP
5 3 (6.52%) Degree
5 3 (6.52%) GCIA
5 3 (6.52%) GCIH
6 2 (4.35%) MCP
6 2 (4.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) PCI DSS
2 4 (8.70%) COBIT
2 4 (8.70%) COSO
2 4 (8.70%) SAS 70
3 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (21.74%) Oracle Clusterware
3 3 (6.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.17%) GPFS
5 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (15.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (13.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (8.70%) Tivoli
5 2 (4.35%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.17%) Netcool
6 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (47.83%) Oracle
2 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 17 (36.96%) Red Hat
4 11 (23.91%) VMware
5 8 (17.39%) HP
6 7 (15.22%) Intel Security
7 6 (13.04%) Cisco
8 5 (10.87%) IBM
9 4 (8.70%) Altiris
9 4 (8.70%) Supermicro
10 3 (6.52%) Sun
11 2 (4.35%) Blue Coat
11 2 (4.35%) NetApp
11 2 (4.35%) NetWitness
11 2 (4.35%) Qualys
11 2 (4.35%) Veritas
12 1 (2.17%) Citrix
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