The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Liverpool 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 24 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing Solaris 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.56% 3.68% 0.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.33% 21.43% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -14.28%
Operating Systems Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
43 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 24.29% 17.18% 11.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 9
Average daily rate £200 £350 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +36.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £213 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £425 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 4
Average hourly rate £11.25 £21.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.67% +30.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
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Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solaris across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 1 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (100.00%) Clustering

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering