The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
South East / Surrey
Rank 51 79 73
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -6
Contract jobs citing Solaris 23 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.47% 1.03% 1.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.04% 2.98% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 7
Median daily rate £400 £444 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.85% +8.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £411 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £520 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £414 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.32% +6.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £45.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+9.89% +25.51%

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

Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
286 403 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.75% 34.47% 20.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 255 141
Median daily rate £375 £410 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +21.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £267 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 38 29
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Solaris
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Epsom - 12 - - 1
Woking - 2 £403 - 4
Tadworth - 1 - -
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 25 (75.76%) Unix
2 24 (72.73%) Linux
3 23 (69.70%) Oracle
4 21 (63.64%) Red Hat
5 19 (57.58%) Sun
6 18 (54.55%) Veritas
6 18 (54.55%) SAN
6 18 (54.55%) Enterprise Storage
7 17 (51.52%) NAS
7 17 (51.52%) High Availability
8 15 (45.45%) Veritas File System
8 15 (45.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 14 (42.42%) Finance
10 13 (39.39%) NetApp
10 13 (39.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (33.33%) NetBackup
11 11 (33.33%) Brocade
11 11 (33.33%) Symantec
12 10 (30.30%) Service Delivery
13 9 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (27.27%) FTP
13 9 (27.27%) SSH
14 8 (24.24%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 8 (24.24%) Nagios
15 7 (21.21%) Legal
15 7 (21.21%) Change Management
15 7 (21.21%) NFS
15 7 (21.21%) Problem Management
15 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (21.21%) Change Control

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 (6.06%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Infor M3
1 1 (3.03%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 18 (54.55%) SAN
2 17 (51.52%) NAS
3 9 (27.27%) FTP
3 9 (27.27%) SSH
4 6 (18.18%) iSCSI
5 3 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (9.09%) Firewall
5 3 (9.09%) LAN
5 3 (9.09%) WAN
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (6.06%) DNS
6 2 (6.06%) LDAP
6 2 (6.06%) SMTP
6 2 (6.06%) SSL
6 2 (6.06%) VPN
7 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.03%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.06%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Administrator
2 15 (45.45%) Storage Administrator
3 14 (42.42%) Unix Administrator
4 11 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (27.27%) Storage Systems Administrator
5 9 (27.27%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 8 (24.24%) Solaris Administrator
7 5 (15.15%) SAN Administrator
7 5 (15.15%) SAN Storage Administrator
8 3 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
9 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (6.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (6.06%) Migration Engineer
9 2 (6.06%) Security Engineer
9 2 (6.06%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 1 (3.03%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) Replication
3 2 (6.06%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.03%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Unix
2 24 (72.73%) Linux
3 13 (39.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (12.12%) HPUX
5 3 (9.09%) AIX
5 3 (9.09%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (6.06%) Windows
7 1 (3.03%) Fedora
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) High Availability
2 10 (30.30%) Service Delivery
3 9 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (21.21%) Change Control
4 7 (21.21%) Change Management
4 7 (21.21%) Problem Management
5 6 (18.18%) Capacity Management
5 6 (18.18%) Load Balancing
6 4 (12.12%) Migration
7 3 (9.09%) Regulatory Compliance
8 2 (6.06%) Email Filtering
8 2 (6.06%) ETL
8 2 (6.06%) ETL Development
8 2 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.03%) Data Migration
9 1 (3.03%) ITIL
9 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
9 1 (3.03%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) Perl
2 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 3 (9.09%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) C
3 2 (6.06%) C++
3 2 (6.06%) Korn
3 2 (6.06%) PHP
3 2 (6.06%) Python
3 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.03%) QA
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 15 (45.45%) Veritas File System
2 7 (21.21%) NFS
3 6 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (6.06%) Sendmail
5 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (3.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 8 (24.24%) Nagios
2 8 (24.24%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 6 (18.18%) EMC Navisphere
4 3 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (6.06%) MAILsweeper
5 2 (6.06%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Data Guard
6 1 (3.03%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (3.03%) NetApp OnCommand
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Oracle
2 21 (63.64%) Red Hat
3 19 (57.58%) Sun
4 18 (54.55%) Veritas
5 13 (39.39%) NetApp
6 11 (33.33%) Brocade
6 11 (33.33%) Symantec
7 6 (18.18%) VMware
8 3 (9.09%) EMC
8 3 (9.09%) HP
8 3 (9.09%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (6.06%) 3PAR
9 2 (6.06%) Blue Coat
9 2 (6.06%) Cisco
9 2 (6.06%) Cognos
9 2 (6.06%) Forcepoint
9 2 (6.06%) Informatica
9 2 (6.06%) Intel Security
9 2 (6.06%) Juniper
9 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
Epsom, Surrey
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