The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 52 59 70
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Contract jobs citing Solaris 4 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.66% 0.99% 0.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.01% 3.81% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £23.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+117.39% -42.50%
Solaris
Buckinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
133 236 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.88% 25.96% 25.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 78 106
Median daily rate £383 £390 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% +48.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £588 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 21
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.14 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.06% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £11.78 £9.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £19.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 10 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) DB2
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) Logistics
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (60.00%) Release Management
3 3 (60.00%) ATM
3 3 (60.00%) IIS
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) zOS
3 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (20.00%) People Management
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (60.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) ATM
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) zOS
4 1 (20.00%) AIX
4 1 (20.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Logistics
1 4 (80.00%) Matrix Organization
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) People Management
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft