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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 24 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Contract jobs citing Solaris 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.26% 0.47% 0.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.56% 1.82% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.75 £39.75
% change year-on-year
- +10.06%

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
36 55 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 22.64% 25.82% 28.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 33 39
Median daily rate £338 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 7
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £10.99 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.50 £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

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
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Middlesbrough - 2 - - 2
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared

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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
1 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Optimisation
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Sun
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft