The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 18 April 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 North Yorkshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - - 3.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate - - £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+15.59% -10.65%
Operating Systems Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
72 28 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 30.13% 15.64% 22.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 6 28
Average daily rate £380 £100 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+280.00% -69.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £100 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £325 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 10
Average hourly rate £11.00 £12.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.15 £25.00 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solaris across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate - - - -
Selby - - - -
York - - - - 1
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat