The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 30 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 42 -
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.34% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £27.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+37.61% +2.83%
Solaris
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
80 75 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 27.12% 25.60% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 37 37
Median daily rate £300 £300 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £87 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £400 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 19
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +5.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £11.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.75 £30.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire