The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 32 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Solaris 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.84% 0.45% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.86% 2.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £288 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -10.71%
Solaris
Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
70 43 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 29.29% 19.28% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 15 23
Median daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £120 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 9
Median hourly rate £13.75 £11.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.33 £11.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.87 £13.00 £14.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 25 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) VMware