The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 44 33
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham - 0.94% 0.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 5.80% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £325 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -19.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+35.84% -
Solaris
Nottinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
83 69 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 16.87% 16.24% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 41 23
Median daily rate £438 £355 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.23% +11.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £300 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £444 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 20
Median hourly rate £14.50 £10.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -24.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Data Guard
3 2 (40.00%) Database Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (40.00%) Database Security
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) POSIX
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (20.00%) Perl

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
1 2 (40.00%) POSIX
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Issue Tracking
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Database Security
2 2 (40.00%) Database Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle