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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 98 64 79
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +15
Contract jobs citing Solaris 24 35 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.12% 2.19% 1.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.24% 8.25% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 11
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£370 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £343 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £23.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+52.63% -32.14%
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
740 424 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 34.53% 26.53% 22.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 219 169
Average daily rate £325 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £131 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 29 65
Average hourly rate £18.25 £14.13 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.20% -19.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £23.85 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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 26 November 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 26 November 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
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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
Farnborough -1 6 £370 - 2
Southampton -4 4 £438 - 1
Havant 0 3 £363 -3.33% 1
Winchester -4 1 £285 -
Basingstoke - - - - 1
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (67.86%) UNIX
2 33 (58.93%) Linux
3 23 (41.07%) Windows
4 22 (39.29%) Shell Script
5 21 (37.50%) Security Cleared
6 19 (33.93%) AIX
7 17 (30.36%) SAN
7 17 (30.36%) Korn
8 16 (28.57%) SC Cleared
8 16 (28.57%) Perl
9 15 (26.79%) Red Hat
10 14 (25.00%) VMware
11 13 (23.21%) Tivoli
11 13 (23.21%) IBM
12 11 (19.64%) McAfee
13 10 (17.86%) Telecoms
14 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
14 9 (16.07%) Sun
14 9 (16.07%) Cisco
14 9 (16.07%) Juniper
14 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
15 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (14.29%) WebSphere
15 8 (14.29%) Bash Shell
15 8 (14.29%) EMC
15 8 (14.29%) DNS
16 7 (12.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 7 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 7 (12.50%) Veritas
16 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 8 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 7 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.36%) Apache
4 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.36%) SAN
2 8 (14.29%) DNS
3 7 (12.50%) FTP
3 7 (12.50%) Firewall
4 5 (8.93%) SSH
4 5 (8.93%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (8.93%) HTTP
5 4 (7.14%) LDAP
5 4 (7.14%) Internet
5 4 (7.14%) NAS
6 3 (5.36%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (5.36%) Telnet
6 3 (5.36%) IPsec
6 3 (5.36%) DHCP
6 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.57%) ATM
7 2 (3.57%) LAN
7 2 (3.57%) WAN
7 2 (3.57%) SMTP
7 2 (3.57%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) MySQL
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Subversion
2 1 (1.79%) MSI
2 1 (1.79%) InstallShield
General
1 10 (17.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.36%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Legal
2 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.36%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Analyst
2 6 (10.71%) Administrator
2 6 (10.71%) Architect
3 5 (8.93%) Consultant
3 5 (8.93%) Security Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) UNIX Administrator
4 4 (7.14%) Developer
4 4 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Build Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Security Operations Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.36%) Security Architect
5 3 (5.36%) Operations Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Test Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Security Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Security Specialist
6 2 (3.57%) Storage Consultant
6 2 (3.57%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) JSON
1 3 (5.36%) HTML
1 3 (5.36%) CSS
1 3 (5.36%) Web Services
1 3 (5.36%) XML
2 1 (1.79%) RESTful
2 1 (1.79%) Middleware
2 1 (1.79%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Clustering
2 3 (5.36%) HACMP
3 2 (3.57%) CLARiiON
3 2 (3.57%) EMC Centera
3 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) PKI
4 1 (1.79%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (1.79%) Open Source
4 1 (1.79%) Replication
4 1 (1.79%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 38 (67.86%) UNIX
2 33 (58.93%) Linux
3 23 (41.07%) Windows
4 19 (33.93%) AIX
5 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (12.50%) HPUX
7 6 (10.71%) Windows 7
7 6 (10.71%) Windows Vista
8 5 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (8.93%) SUSE
9 3 (5.36%) NetWare
10 2 (3.57%) Debian
11 1 (1.79%) CentOS
11 1 (1.79%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.71%) Security Management
2 5 (8.93%) SIEM
3 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.36%) Unit Testing
4 3 (5.36%) Web Development
4 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (5.36%) DevOps
4 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
4 3 (5.36%) Migration
4 3 (5.36%) ERP
5 2 (3.57%) ITIL
5 2 (3.57%) B2B
5 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (3.57%) Software Distribution
5 2 (3.57%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (3.57%) Change Control
5 2 (3.57%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (39.29%) Shell Script
2 17 (30.36%) Korn
3 16 (28.57%) Perl
4 8 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 7 (12.50%) C
5 7 (12.50%) Java
6 4 (7.14%) SQL
6 4 (7.14%) C++
7 3 (5.36%) Python
7 3 (5.36%) PHP
8 2 (3.57%) AWK
8 2 (3.57%) sed
8 2 (3.57%) Ruby
9 1 (1.79%) VC++
Qualifications
1 21 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 16 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.71%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) CEH
4 1 (1.79%) GIAC
4 1 (1.79%) CCIE
4 1 (1.79%) CCNP
4 1 (1.79%) CCNA
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 5 (8.93%) Snort
4 3 (5.36%) GPFS
4 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.57%) SRDF
6 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.79%) vSphere
6 1 (1.79%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.79%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (23.21%) Tivoli
2 7 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (10.71%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (8.93%) Puppet
4 5 (8.93%) NetBackup
5 3 (5.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (3.57%) EMC TimeFinder
6 2 (3.57%) Netcool
7 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.79%) Icinga
7 1 (1.79%) Nagios
7 1 (1.79%) EMC Navisphere
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (26.79%) Red Hat
2 14 (25.00%) VMware
3 13 (23.21%) IBM
4 11 (19.64%) McAfee
5 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
5 9 (16.07%) Sun
5 9 (16.07%) Cisco
5 9 (16.07%) Juniper
6 8 (14.29%) EMC
7 7 (12.50%) Veritas
8 6 (10.71%) Blue Coat
8 6 (10.71%) Sophos
8 6 (10.71%) Lumension
9 5 (8.93%) Sourcefire
9 5 (8.93%) Oracle
10 4 (7.14%) HP
10 4 (7.14%) Symantec
11 3 (5.36%) Compaq
11 3 (5.36%) Citrix
11 3 (5.36%) Hitachi
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