The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 34 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Solaris 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.17% - 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.00% - 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £275 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+35.84% -
Solaris
Merseyside

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

Operating Systems Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
50 80 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 19.46% 28.27% 24.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 35 22
Median daily rate £400 £200 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £135 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £358 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £14.00 £15.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Solaris
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solaris across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Solaris Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 6 (100.00%) Migration
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) AIX
4 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Data Extraction
4 2 (33.33%) Data Mapping
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Data Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Designer
2 1 (16.67%) AIX Architect
2 1 (16.67%) AIX Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) HACMP
3 1 (16.67%) IBM XIV
3 1 (16.67%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) HPUX
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) IBM