The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 59 61 62
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Solaris 3 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.43% 0.87% 1.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.22% 3.61% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £625 £338 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+85.18% -32.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £416 £389
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +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
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
135 194 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.31% 24.16% 25.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 93 98
Median daily rate £363 £390 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £142 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 38
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £8.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £37.50 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Solaris across the Hertfordshire region.

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Solaris across the Hertfordshire region.

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Solaris
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Watford -2 1 - -
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) WebLogic
4 4 (36.36%) Unix
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) IBM
4 4 (36.36%) Maven
4 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (36.36%) Atlassian
4 4 (36.36%) JIRA
4 4 (36.36%) Confluence
4 4 (36.36%) Bitbucket
4 4 (36.36%) Gradle
4 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
4 4 (36.36%) DevOps
5 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (27.27%) High Availability
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) RAD
5 3 (27.27%) HPUX
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) Java
6 2 (18.18%) Perl
6 2 (18.18%) MySQL
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 6 (54.55%) WebLogic
2 4 (36.36%) Confluence
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 1 (9.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Apache
4 1 (9.09%) CMS
4 1 (9.09%) MQSeries
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) FTP
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) OLTP
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Bitbucket
1 4 (36.36%) Gradle
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
1 4 (36.36%) Maven
2 1 (9.09%) Ant
2 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) JUnit
2 1 (9.09%) Log4j
2 1 (9.09%) Mockito
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Applications Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Platform Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Solaris Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Solaris Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
1 2 (18.18%) SAML
2 1 (9.09%) Ajax
2 1 (9.09%) EJB
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) JDBC
2 1 (9.09%) JMS
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) JSP
2 1 (9.09%) JSTL
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) Servlets
2 1 (9.09%) SOAP
2 1 (9.09%) Struts
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) XHTML
2 1 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) XSD
2 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile Payment
1 2 (18.18%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 3 (27.27%) HPUX
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) High Availability
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (27.27%) RAD
4 2 (18.18%) Benchmarking
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Network Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Presales
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) UML
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) MBA
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) OpenView
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
1 2 (18.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Atlassian
3 4 (36.36%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) BMC
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Sun
4 2 (18.18%) VocaLink
5 1 (9.09%) ATG
5 1 (9.09%) Blue Martini
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) Elastic Path
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) Hitachi
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) Sybase
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
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