The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Hounslow region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+15.59% -10.65%
Operating Systems Category
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 30 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 20.83% 44.78% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 26 8
Average daily rate £380 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £160 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Solaris
London

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solaris across the Hounslow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

Solaris
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas