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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 100 92 85
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs citing Solaris 19 32 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.00% 1.53% 1.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.51% 3.95% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 12
Average daily rate £415 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £285 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £39.00 £33.35
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +16.94%
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
542 811 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 28.50% 38.86% 27.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 405 244
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 50 41
Average hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.05 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Winchester -4 6 £420 +47.36%
Basingstoke +4 5 £588 +6.81%
Southampton +19 2 - - 3
Portsmouth -3 2 £365 -14.11%
Hook +13 1 £375 +9.48%
Havant +6 1 £338 -10.00%
Gosport - 1 £600 -
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 36 (92.31%) Linux
2 27 (69.23%) AIX
3 21 (53.85%) Unix
4 20 (51.28%) Oracle
5 15 (38.46%) Shell Script
6 14 (35.90%) IBM
7 13 (33.33%) ITIL
7 13 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 13 (33.33%) Windows
7 13 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (33.33%) Oracle Database
8 12 (30.77%) Korn
8 12 (30.77%) VMware
9 11 (28.21%) SAN
10 9 (23.08%) Sun
10 9 (23.08%) SQL
10 9 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (23.08%) Oracle Clusterware
11 8 (20.51%) HTTP
11 8 (20.51%) SSL
11 8 (20.51%) Telecoms
11 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
12 7 (17.95%) iSeries
12 7 (17.95%) PKI
12 7 (17.95%) Document Management
12 7 (17.95%) SSH
12 7 (17.95%) Intrusion Detection
12 7 (17.95%) GCIA
12 7 (17.95%) GCIH

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.26%) Apache
3 4 (10.26%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.56%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Project
2 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.82%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) SAN
2 8 (20.51%) HTTP
2 8 (20.51%) SSL
3 7 (17.95%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (17.95%) SSH
3 7 (17.95%) VPN
4 5 (12.82%) LDAP
5 2 (5.13%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.56%) Firewall
6 1 (2.56%) FTP
6 1 (2.56%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle Exadata
3 5 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (7.69%) MySQL
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (20.51%) Telecoms
2 6 (15.38%) Finance
3 5 (12.82%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (15.38%) Consultant
1 6 (15.38%) Linux Specialist
1 6 (15.38%) Unix Specialist
2 5 (12.82%) Administrator
2 5 (12.82%) Analyst
2 5 (12.82%) Incident Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) AIX Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) DBA
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle Consultant
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (7.69%) Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Deployment Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Development Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Test Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Unix Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Unix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) POSIX
2 6 (15.38%) Middleware
3 1 (2.56%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (2.56%) J2EE
3 1 (2.56%) SOAP
3 1 (2.56%) Web Services
3 1 (2.56%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.56%) XML
3 1 (2.56%) XML Schema
3 1 (2.56%) XSD
3 1 (2.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) iSeries
1 7 (17.95%) PKI
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.26%) Driving Licence
3 4 (10.26%) Symmetrix DMX
3 4 (10.26%) Wiki
4 3 (7.69%) HACMP
5 2 (5.13%) Clustering
6 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.56%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 36 (92.31%) Linux
2 27 (69.23%) AIX
3 21 (53.85%) Unix
4 13 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (12.82%) SUSE
6 4 (10.26%) HPUX
7 2 (5.13%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) ITIL
2 9 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (17.95%) Analytics
3 7 (17.95%) Digital Forensics
3 7 (17.95%) Document Management
3 7 (17.95%) Network Architecture
3 7 (17.95%) Patch Management
3 7 (17.95%) SIEM
4 6 (15.38%) Change Management
4 6 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
5 5 (12.82%) PRINCE
5 5 (12.82%) Security Operations
5 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
5 5 (12.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (10.26%) Information Security Management
6 4 (10.26%) Project Management
6 4 (10.26%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) Shell Script
2 12 (30.77%) Korn
3 9 (23.08%) SQL
4 4 (10.26%) Perl
4 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.13%) C
5 2 (5.13%) C++
5 2 (5.13%) Java
6 1 (2.56%) Jython
6 1 (2.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.95%) CISSP
2 7 (17.95%) GCIA
2 7 (17.95%) GCIH
3 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 5 (12.82%) Degree
5 4 (10.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (7.69%) OCA
6 3 (7.69%) OCP
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (5.13%) IBM Certification
7 2 (5.13%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) COBIT
1 5 (12.82%) COSO
1 5 (12.82%) PCI DSS
1 5 (12.82%) SAS 70
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle Clusterware
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (10.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) GPFS
3 2 (5.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (5.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) RSA Security Analytics
2 5 (12.82%) Tivoli
3 4 (10.26%) Data Guard
3 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (10.26%) Puppet
3 4 (10.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.56%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (2.56%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (2.56%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Oracle
2 14 (35.90%) IBM
3 13 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 12 (30.77%) VMware
5 9 (23.08%) Sun
6 7 (17.95%) Cisco
6 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
7 6 (15.38%) EMC
7 6 (15.38%) Veritas
8 5 (12.82%) Intel Security
9 4 (10.26%) HP
10 2 (5.13%) Compaq
10 2 (5.13%) Hitachi
11 1 (2.56%) CA
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £340 - £341 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: £330 per day
Posted: 4 days ago