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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 82 77 99
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Contract jobs citing Solaris 32 36 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.53% 2.05% 1.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.06% 7.50% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 7
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£413 £335 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.13% -21.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £324 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £377 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
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
632 480 527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 30.25% 27.30% 26.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 273 261
Average daily rate £330 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £465 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 47 72
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.52 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.85 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.95% -6.76%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
Basingstoke +8 5 - -
Havant - 3 £413 -
Winchester -1 2 - -
Southampton - 1 £425 - 2
Farnborough - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 42 (70.00%) UNIX
2 40 (66.67%) Linux
3 31 (51.67%) Shell Script
4 27 (45.00%) Windows
5 23 (38.33%) SAN
6 22 (36.67%) AIX
6 22 (36.67%) Korn
7 20 (33.33%) Perl
7 20 (33.33%) VMware
8 19 (31.67%) Tivoli
9 18 (30.00%) IBM
10 17 (28.33%) Red Hat
11 16 (26.67%) Security Cleared
12 13 (21.67%) EMC
13 12 (20.00%) HPUX
13 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (18.33%) Bash Shell
14 11 (18.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 10 (16.67%) Java
15 10 (16.67%) Telecoms
15 10 (16.67%) SSH
16 9 (15.00%) C
16 9 (15.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 9 (15.00%) HP
16 9 (15.00%) Veritas
16 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
16 9 (15.00%) Sun
16 9 (15.00%) SC Cleared
17 8 (13.33%) WebSphere
17 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 8 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 6 (10.00%) Apache
3 4 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (38.33%) SAN
2 10 (16.67%) SSH
3 8 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (11.67%) DNS
4 7 (11.67%) FTP
5 6 (10.00%) NAS
6 5 (8.33%) HTTP
6 5 (8.33%) LDAP
7 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 4 (6.67%) Telnet
7 4 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (5.00%) Internet
8 3 (5.00%) iSCSI
8 3 (5.00%) DHCP
9 2 (3.33%) ATM
9 2 (3.33%) Firewall
9 2 (3.33%) IPsec
9 2 (3.33%) Connectrix
9 2 (3.33%) HTTPS
9 2 (3.33%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (1.67%) MSI
2 1 (1.67%) InstallShield
General
1 10 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Legal
2 3 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (21.67%) Analyst
2 9 (15.00%) Administrator
3 8 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (11.67%) UNIX Administrator
5 5 (8.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 5 (8.33%) Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Consultant
6 4 (6.67%) Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Security Specialist
6 4 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Test Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Security Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Build Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Security Operations Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) DevOps Consultant
8 2 (3.33%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) HTML
1 5 (8.33%) Web Services
2 4 (6.67%) CSS
3 3 (5.00%) XML
3 3 (5.00%) JSON
4 1 (1.67%) RESTful
4 1 (1.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Clustering
2 5 (8.33%) HACMP
3 2 (3.33%) CLARiiON
3 2 (3.33%) EMC Centera
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.67%) Replication
4 1 (1.67%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (1.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 42 (70.00%) UNIX
2 40 (66.67%) Linux
3 27 (45.00%) Windows
4 22 (36.67%) AIX
5 12 (20.00%) HPUX
6 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (13.33%) Windows Vista
6 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 5 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (8.33%) SUSE
7 5 (8.33%) NetWare
8 2 (3.33%) Debian
9 1 (1.67%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.33%) Security Management
2 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (6.67%) Web Development
3 4 (6.67%) SIEM
3 4 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.00%) DevOps
4 3 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (5.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (5.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (5.00%) Migration
4 3 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.33%) ERP
5 2 (3.33%) B2B
5 2 (3.33%) Software Distribution
5 2 (3.33%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (1.67%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.67%) Coaching
6 1 (1.67%) Multithreading
6 1 (1.67%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 31 (51.67%) Shell Script
2 22 (36.67%) Korn
3 20 (33.33%) Perl
4 11 (18.33%) Bash Shell
5 10 (16.67%) Java
6 9 (15.00%) C
7 6 (10.00%) C++
8 5 (8.33%) PHP
9 4 (6.67%) SQL
9 4 (6.67%) Python
10 2 (3.33%) sed
10 2 (3.33%) AWK
10 2 (3.33%) Ruby
11 1 (1.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) GIAC
4 1 (1.67%) CEH
System Software
1 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (15.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 5 (8.33%) GPFS
4 4 (6.67%) Snort
5 3 (5.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
6 2 (3.33%) SRDF
6 2 (3.33%) vSphere
6 2 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.67%) NFS
7 1 (1.67%) Samba
Systems Management
1 19 (31.67%) Tivoli
2 11 (18.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 8 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (8.33%) Puppet
4 5 (8.33%) NetBackup
5 3 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (3.33%) EMC TimeFinder
6 2 (3.33%) Netcool
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.67%) EMC Navisphere
7 1 (1.67%) Nagios
7 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.67%) Icinga
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) VMware
2 18 (30.00%) IBM
3 17 (28.33%) Red Hat
4 13 (21.67%) EMC
5 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (15.00%) Sun
5 9 (15.00%) HP
5 9 (15.00%) Veritas
6 8 (13.33%) Hitachi
6 8 (13.33%) McAfee
6 8 (13.33%) Sophos
6 8 (13.33%) Lumension
7 7 (11.67%) Cisco
8 6 (10.00%) Compaq
9 4 (6.67%) Oracle
9 4 (6.67%) Citrix
9 4 (6.67%) Juniper
9 4 (6.67%) Symantec
9 4 (6.67%) NetApp
9 4 (6.67%) Sourcefire
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