The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 27 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Solaris 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.71% 2.48% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.50% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £385 £409 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.81% -
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 £35.58
% change year-on-year
+117.39% -35.34%
Solaris
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
40 36 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 28.37% 22.36% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 30 21
Median daily rate £378 £375 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% +33.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £350 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Solaris
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 4 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JSP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Sun