The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Solaris Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solaris Administrator
Rank 236 270 251
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Solaris Administrator 31 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.051% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.054% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 3 0
Median daily rate £275 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-17.24% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
8239 9282 8817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.99% 94.82% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4982 5593 4875
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 427 432
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Solaris Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Solaris Administrator in the job title.

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 25 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris Administrator within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Berkshire - 19 £275 -
West Sussex +2 6 £365 -
Surrey +1 5 £390 -
Hampshire +3 1 £450 +38.46%
Solaris Administrator
England

Solaris Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Solaris Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Solaris Administrator in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) Solaris
2 33 (75.00%) LDAP
3 26 (59.09%) Change Management
4 25 (56.82%) DNS
5 23 (52.27%) Performance Monitoring
5 23 (52.27%) SQL
5 23 (52.27%) VMware
6 22 (50.00%) Java
6 22 (50.00%) Incident Management
7 17 (38.64%) Unix
7 17 (38.64%) Linux
8 16 (36.36%) Veritas
9 15 (34.09%) SAN
10 14 (31.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 13 (29.55%) Oracle
12 12 (27.27%) Sun
12 12 (27.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 11 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
13 11 (25.00%) NetBackup
13 11 (25.00%) Brocade
14 10 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (22.73%) StorageTek
14 10 (22.73%) Oracle ZFS
15 8 (18.18%) High Availability
15 8 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (15.91%) Migration
16 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
17 6 (13.64%) VLDB
17 6 (13.64%) OLTP
17 6 (13.64%) Finance

Solaris Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (4.55%) TPMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 33 (75.00%) LDAP
2 25 (56.82%) DNS
3 15 (34.09%) SAN
4 11 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (11.36%) NAS
6 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) OLTP
1 6 (13.64%) VLDB
2 2 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) ProC
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.09%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.55%) HACMP
4 1 (2.27%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Solaris
2 17 (38.64%) Linux
2 17 (38.64%) Unix
3 8 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.55%) AIX
4 2 (4.55%) Windows
5 1 (2.27%) CentOS
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) Change Management
2 23 (52.27%) Performance Monitoring
3 22 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 10 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (18.18%) High Availability
6 7 (15.91%) Migration
7 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.55%) CRM
7 2 (4.55%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.55%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.55%) DevOps
8 1 (2.27%) Investment Management
8 1 (2.27%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) SQL
2 22 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.55%) Perl
4 2 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (31.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (4.55%) Firmware
2 2 (4.55%) GlusterFS
2 2 (4.55%) NFS
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Clusterware
2 2 (4.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (27.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 11 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 10 (22.73%) Oracle ZFS
4 4 (9.09%) Puppet
5 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.27%) NetApp OnCommand
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) VMware
2 16 (36.36%) Veritas
3 13 (29.55%) Oracle
4 12 (27.27%) Sun
5 11 (25.00%) Brocade
6 10 (22.73%) StorageTek
7 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
8 5 (11.36%) EMC
9 3 (6.82%) NetApp
10 2 (4.55%) Emulex
11 1 (2.27%) Cisco
11 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
11 1 (2.27%) Symantec