The table below looks at the statistics for the Solaris Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solaris Administrator
Rank 258 241 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs requiring a Solaris Administrator 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.030% 0.011% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.012% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £281 £350
% change year-on-year
+42.22% -19.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Solaris Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9125 8569 7745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.48% 91.87% 92.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5036 4744 3880
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 437 448 606
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £11.63 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Solaris Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solaris Administrator in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Solaris Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Solaris Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Solaris Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Solaris Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solaris Administrator across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Solaris Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Solaris Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Solaris Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Solaris Administrator
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris Administrator within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 2 £293 -
Surrey - 1 £425 -
Solaris Administrator
England

Solaris Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Solaris Administrator in their job title 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 with Solaris Administrator in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) Sun
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Cacti
5 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (20.00%) High Availability
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (20.00%) iptables
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) Samba
5 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (20.00%) Replication
5 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
5 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (20.00%) SSH
5 1 (20.00%) Statistics
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) NetApp
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (20.00%) Firmware
5 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (20.00%) Nagios

Solaris Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Solaris Administrator in their job title 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 with Solaris Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
1 1 (20.00%) Samba
1 1 (20.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (20.00%) Cacti
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Sun
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle