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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
South East / Surrey
Rank 62 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing Solaris 21 30 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.09% 2.42% 1.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.36% 6.38% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 8
Median daily rate £401 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £385 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £51.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £43.75 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.06%

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
330 470 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 32.80% 37.87% 19.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 297 139
Median daily rate £385 £385 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £185 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 51 25
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £8.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +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 23 February 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 +9 11 £400 - 1
Woking - 3 £425 - 2
Guildford - 1 £401 -
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 35 (89.74%) Linux
2 31 (79.49%) Unix
2 31 (79.49%) Red Hat
3 30 (76.92%) Oracle
4 28 (71.79%) Sun
5 27 (69.23%) SAN
5 27 (69.23%) Veritas
5 27 (69.23%) Enterprise Storage
6 26 (66.67%) NAS
7 25 (64.10%) High Availability
8 24 (61.54%) Veritas File System
8 24 (61.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 24 (61.54%) Finance
9 19 (48.72%) NetBackup
9 19 (48.72%) Symantec
10 17 (43.59%) Service Delivery
10 17 (43.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (35.90%) Problem Management
11 14 (35.90%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (35.90%) Change Control
11 14 (35.90%) Change Management
11 14 (35.90%) Legal
12 13 (33.33%) NetApp
12 13 (33.33%) Brocade
13 11 (28.21%) SSH
13 11 (28.21%) FTP
13 11 (28.21%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (25.64%) Nagios
14 10 (25.64%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 9 (23.08%) NFS

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 3 (7.69%) Apache
1 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.13%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Infor M3
1 1 (2.56%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 27 (69.23%) SAN
2 26 (66.67%) NAS
3 11 (28.21%) FTP
3 11 (28.21%) SSH
4 8 (20.51%) iSCSI
5 3 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (5.13%) Firewall
6 2 (5.13%) LAN
6 2 (5.13%) WAN
7 1 (2.56%) Internet
7 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.56%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) InterSystems Cache
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (61.54%) Finance
2 14 (35.90%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Military
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (74.36%) Administrator
2 24 (61.54%) Storage Administrator
3 23 (58.97%) Unix Administrator
4 19 (48.72%) Systems Administrator
5 16 (41.03%) Storage Systems Administrator
5 16 (41.03%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 13 (33.33%) Solaris Administrator
7 6 (15.38%) SAN Administrator
7 6 (15.38%) SAN Storage Administrator
8 5 (12.82%) Solaris Systems Administrator
9 3 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
10 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (5.13%) Test Manager
10 2 (5.13%) Unix Engineer
11 1 (2.56%) Consultant
11 1 (2.56%) DBA
11 1 (2.56%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (69.23%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.82%) Replication
3 3 (7.69%) EMC VNX
4 2 (5.13%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.56%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 35 (89.74%) Linux
2 31 (79.49%) Unix
3 17 (43.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (12.82%) HPUX
4 5 (12.82%) Windows
5 3 (7.69%) AIX
5 3 (7.69%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) High Availability
2 17 (43.59%) Service Delivery
3 14 (35.90%) Change Control
3 14 (35.90%) Change Management
3 14 (35.90%) Problem Management
4 11 (28.21%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (20.51%) Load Balancing
6 7 (17.95%) Capacity Management
7 5 (12.82%) Migration
8 3 (7.69%) Data Migration
8 3 (7.69%) Regulatory Compliance
9 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.13%) ETL
9 2 (5.13%) ETL Development
9 2 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (5.13%) Test Scripting
10 1 (2.56%) ITIL
10 1 (2.56%) Programme Management
10 1 (2.56%) Project Planning
10 1 (2.56%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) Perl
1 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.13%) Korn
2 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (61.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 24 (61.54%) Veritas File System
2 9 (23.08%) NFS
3 8 (20.51%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (48.72%) NetBackup
2 10 (25.64%) Nagios
2 10 (25.64%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 8 (20.51%) EMC Navisphere
4 4 (10.26%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Data Guard
6 1 (2.56%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (2.56%) NetApp OnCommand
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 31 (79.49%) Red Hat
2 30 (76.92%) Oracle
3 28 (71.79%) Sun
4 27 (69.23%) Veritas
5 19 (48.72%) Symantec
6 13 (33.33%) Brocade
6 13 (33.33%) NetApp
7 4 (10.26%) EMC
8 3 (7.69%) Nimble Storage
8 3 (7.69%) VMware
9 2 (5.13%) Cognos
9 2 (5.13%) HP
9 2 (5.13%) Informatica
9 2 (5.13%) SAP
10 1 (2.56%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.56%) Capita
10 1 (2.56%) Citrix
10 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
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