The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 19 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Solaris 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 1.80% 1.69% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.53% 7.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £535 £430 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.41% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £23.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+117.39% -42.50%
Solaris
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
19 28 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 17.12% 23.73% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 9
Median daily rate £450 £404 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.52% +0.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.75 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) vMotion
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) vMotion
2 1 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) VMware