The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 46 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
-23 0
Contract jobs citing Solaris 15 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 4.09% 3.74% 5.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.52% 9.76% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Median daily rate £319 £324 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.54% +0.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £324 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £324 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.60 £30.60
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +32.67%
Solaris
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
176 41 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 47.96% 38.32% 48.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 27 32
Median daily rate £321 £343 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.27% +4.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £129 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £423 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Solaris
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Erskine -23 15 £319 -1.54% 1
Solaris
Scotland

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) AIX
2 11 (73.33%) HPUX
3 9 (60.00%) ITIL
3 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (46.67%) Korn
4 7 (46.67%) Perl
4 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (40.00%) Tivoli
5 6 (40.00%) Netcool
5 6 (40.00%) Java
5 6 (40.00%) IBM
5 6 (40.00%) HP
5 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 6 (40.00%) VBScript
5 6 (40.00%) Unix
5 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (40.00%) Release Management
5 6 (40.00%) Service Management
5 6 (40.00%) SCOM
5 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (40.00%) Bourne shell
5 6 (40.00%) Regular Expression
6 5 (33.33%) Change Management
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (6.67%) LDAP
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) ClearCase
1 1 (6.67%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Administrator
1 5 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Monitoring Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) DBA
3 3 (20.00%) Monitoring Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (6.67%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) AIX
2 11 (73.33%) HPUX
3 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (40.00%) Unix
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Release Management
2 6 (40.00%) Service Management
3 5 (33.33%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Korn
1 7 (46.67%) Perl
2 6 (40.00%) Bourne shell
2 6 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) VBScript
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (13.33%) OCP
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (6.67%) Samba
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Netcool
1 6 (40.00%) SCOM
1 6 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 4 (26.67%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
2 6 (40.00%) HP
2 6 (40.00%) IBM
3 5 (33.33%) CA
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) VMware
Erskine, Renfrewshire
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