The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Solaris 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.88% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.78% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -21.42%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Operating Systems Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
36 44 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 31.58% 19.73% 26.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 5
Average daily rate £225 £215 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 13
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.57%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solaris across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Solaris
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) Migration

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft