The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 41 39
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 1.26% 0.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 5.83% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £27.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+32.11% +2.83%
Solaris
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
81 103 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 16.98% 21.68% 23.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 57 22
Median daily rate £538 £375 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% +59.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +12.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 24
Median hourly rate £14.50 £48.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.25% +261.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £55.85 £16.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Unix
3 8 (72.73%) Project Management
3 8 (72.73%) Migration
3 8 (72.73%) Issue Tracking
4 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
4 7 (63.64%) Middleware
4 7 (63.64%) Validation
4 7 (63.64%) HP
5 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (27.27%) Data Guard
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (27.27%) Database Security
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
6 3 (27.27%) POSIX
6 3 (27.27%) AIX
6 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (18.18%) Database Tuning
8 1 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (9.09%) Perl

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 3 (27.27%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Service Bus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Unix Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) DBA
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Support
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Middleware
2 3 (27.27%) POSIX
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Unix
3 3 (27.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Issue Tracking
1 8 (72.73%) Migration
1 8 (72.73%) Project Management
2 7 (63.64%) Validation
3 3 (27.27%) Database Security
4 2 (18.18%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
1 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Data Guard
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle