The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 72 76 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing Solaris 26 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.15% 1.29% 2.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.98% 6.52% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 19
Average daily rate £450 £450 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £363 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £498 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £51.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £39.00 £33.43
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +16.67%
Solaris
South East

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
435 276 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 35.92% 19.77% 25.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 139 146
Average daily rate £388 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £207 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 22 38
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.67 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.30 £47.50 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solaris across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solaris across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Solaris Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solaris across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Solaris Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

Solaris
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Redhill - 7 £365 - 3
Camberley +1 6 £450 -5.26%
Epsom +1 2 - -
Reigate - 1 - -
Staines - 1 - - 1
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Solaris also 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 that cited Solaris.

1 39 (79.59%) Unix
2 33 (67.35%) Linux
3 29 (59.18%) Sun
4 28 (57.14%) Oracle
5 26 (53.06%) SAN
6 24 (48.98%) Brocade
7 23 (46.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 22 (44.90%) Veritas
9 21 (42.86%) Red Hat
9 21 (42.86%) EMC
9 21 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (40.82%) Finance
11 18 (36.73%) High Availability
12 17 (34.69%) NetBackup
13 15 (30.61%) NAS
14 14 (28.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 13 (26.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 13 (26.53%) Fibre Channel
16 12 (24.49%) Firewall
16 12 (24.49%) Banking
17 11 (22.45%) TCP/IP
17 11 (22.45%) Oracle ZFS
18 10 (20.41%) Windows
18 10 (20.41%) StorageTek
18 10 (20.41%) Computer Science
19 9 (18.37%) SSH
19 9 (18.37%) VLDB
19 9 (18.37%) OLTP
19 9 (18.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
20 8 (16.33%) MySQL

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Solaris also 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 that cited Solaris. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) OpenEdge
2 1 (2.04%) TPMS
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Office
1 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) IaaS
1 3 (6.12%) PaaS
1 3 (6.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (53.06%) SAN
2 15 (30.61%) NAS
3 13 (26.53%) Fibre Channel
4 12 (24.49%) Firewall
5 11 (22.45%) TCP/IP
6 9 (18.37%) SSH
7 6 (12.24%) LAN
7 6 (12.24%) WAN
8 5 (10.20%) LDAP
9 3 (6.12%) Internet
9 3 (6.12%) Network Security
9 3 (6.12%) SSL
9 3 (6.12%) Unified Communications
9 3 (6.12%) VoIP
9 3 (6.12%) VPN
9 3 (6.12%) WLAN
10 2 (4.08%) FCAPS
10 2 (4.08%) FTP
10 2 (4.08%) iSCSI
11 1 (2.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) OLTP
1 9 (18.37%) VLDB
2 8 (16.33%) MySQL
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.08%) InterSystems Cache
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (40.82%) Finance
2 12 (24.49%) Banking
3 7 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (61.22%) Administrator
2 24 (48.98%) Unix Administrator
3 16 (32.65%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (26.53%) Storage Administrator
5 11 (22.45%) Storage Systems Administrator
5 11 (22.45%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 8 (16.33%) Unix Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) Solaris Administrator
8 5 (10.20%) SAN Administrator
9 4 (8.16%) Architect
9 4 (8.16%) EMC Storage Administrator
9 4 (8.16%) Solaris Systems Administrator
10 3 (6.12%) Analyst
10 3 (6.12%) DBA
10 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
10 3 (6.12%) LAN Security Analyst
10 3 (6.12%) LAN/WAN Analyst
10 3 (6.12%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (6.12%) Network Security Analyst
10 3 (6.12%) SAN Storage Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 7 (14.29%) EMC VMAX
2 7 (14.29%) EMC VNX
2 7 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.12%) SecurID
4 2 (4.08%) CLARiiON
4 2 (4.08%) Contactless
4 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.08%) Replication
5 1 (2.04%) Clustering
5 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.04%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 39 (79.59%) Unix
2 33 (67.35%) Linux
3 21 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (20.41%) Windows
5 7 (14.29%) AIX
6 3 (6.12%) HPUX
6 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (36.73%) High Availability
3 7 (14.29%) ITIL
4 6 (12.24%) Change Management
4 6 (12.24%) Problem Management
5 4 (8.16%) Capacity Management
5 4 (8.16%) Load Balancing
5 4 (8.16%) Migration
5 4 (8.16%) Project Management
6 3 (6.12%) CRM
6 3 (6.12%) ITSM
6 3 (6.12%) Logistics
6 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.12%) Presales
6 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.12%) Service Management
7 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.08%) QMS
7 2 (4.08%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) Perl
1 4 (8.16%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) Korn
2 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.08%) C
3 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.04%) AWK
4 1 (2.04%) Bourne shell
4 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) CCSP
4 2 (4.08%) MBA
5 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.04%) NCDA
5 1 (2.04%) NCIE
5 1 (2.04%) NCSA
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 9 (18.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 7 (14.29%) RHEV
4 6 (12.24%) GlusterFS
5 5 (10.20%) NFS
6 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
6 3 (6.12%) Veritas File System
6 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (2.04%) Firmware
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 17 (34.69%) NetBackup
2 13 (26.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 11 (22.45%) Oracle ZFS
4 7 (14.29%) yum
5 6 (12.24%) Red Hat Satellite
6 5 (10.20%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (4.08%) Puppet
8 1 (2.04%) Foglight
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) Sun
2 28 (57.14%) Oracle
3 24 (48.98%) Brocade
4 22 (44.90%) Veritas
5 21 (42.86%) EMC
5 21 (42.86%) Red Hat
6 10 (20.41%) StorageTek
7 6 (12.24%) Cisco
7 6 (12.24%) Symantec
8 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
9 4 (8.16%) Juniper
9 4 (8.16%) NetApp
10 3 (6.12%) Blue Coat
10 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
10 3 (6.12%) HP
10 3 (6.12%) Palo Alto
10 3 (6.12%) VMware
11 2 (4.08%) Mitel
12 1 (2.04%) Dell
12 1 (2.04%) McAfee
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