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 27 May 2016 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 42 65 70
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +5
Contract jobs citing Solaris 59 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.43% 2.04% 1.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.88% 7.90% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 13 13
Median daily rate £425 £375 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -14.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £325 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.38% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £49.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £27.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+37.61% +2.83%
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
458 329 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 34.41% 25.84% 28.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 166 196
Median daily rate £425 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 38 52
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £46.23 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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
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 27 May 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
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 27 May 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
Camberley 0 17 £425 +9.67%
Redhill - 10 £390 - 1
Epsom +5 7 - -
Guildford - 5 £450 -
Woking 0 3 £425 - 2
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 85 (93.41%) Unix
1 85 (93.41%) Linux
2 64 (70.33%) Veritas
3 55 (60.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 53 (58.24%) SAN
5 48 (52.75%) Finance
6 43 (47.25%) Red Hat
7 42 (46.15%) EMC
8 35 (38.46%) Oracle
9 34 (37.36%) Sun
9 34 (37.36%) NetBackup
10 32 (35.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 32 (35.16%) Brocade
10 32 (35.16%) Fibre Channel
11 27 (29.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 27 (29.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 26 (28.57%) Migration
13 25 (27.47%) NetApp
14 24 (26.37%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 24 (26.37%) EMC VMAX
15 23 (25.27%) Perl
15 23 (25.27%) Banking
16 22 (24.18%) AIX
17 21 (23.08%) Oracle ZFS
17 21 (23.08%) NAS
18 20 (21.98%) Red Hat Satellite
18 20 (21.98%) MySQL
18 20 (21.98%) StorageTek
19 19 (20.88%) High Availability
20 18 (19.78%) GlusterFS

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 7 (7.69%) TPMS
2 2 (2.20%) Apache
2 2 (2.20%) JBoss
2 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.20%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 53 (58.24%) SAN
2 32 (35.16%) Fibre Channel
3 21 (23.08%) NAS
4 18 (19.78%) TCP/IP
5 8 (8.79%) LDAP
6 7 (7.69%) Firewall
7 6 (6.59%) DHCP
8 4 (4.40%) DNS
8 4 (4.40%) LAN
8 4 (4.40%) Network Security
8 4 (4.40%) SSL
8 4 (4.40%) VPN
8 4 (4.40%) WAN
9 3 (3.30%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.98%) MySQL
2 16 (17.58%) OLTP
2 16 (17.58%) VLDB
3 6 (6.59%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.49%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.49%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.49%) Sybase IQ
5 2 (2.20%) MarkLogic
6 1 (1.10%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Ant
1 2 (2.20%) Burp Suite
1 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.20%) GitLab
1 2 (2.20%) Jasmine
1 2 (2.20%) JUnit
1 2 (2.20%) Sinon.JS
1 2 (2.20%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (2.20%) Subversion
1 2 (2.20%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (52.75%) Finance
2 23 (25.27%) Banking
3 10 (10.99%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 56 (61.54%) Administrator
2 44 (48.35%) Unix Administrator
3 32 (35.16%) Systems Administrator
4 22 (24.18%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 14 (15.38%) Storage Administrator
5 14 (15.38%) Storage Systems Administrator
6 8 (8.79%) Solaris Administrator
7 7 (7.69%) DBA
7 7 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (7.69%) Senior Unix Administrator
7 7 (7.69%) Sybase DBA
7 7 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.59%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.49%) Consultant
9 5 (5.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 5 (5.49%) Solaris Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.49%) Team Leader
9 5 (5.49%) Unix Consultant
9 5 (5.49%) Unix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) J2EE
1 2 (2.20%) JDBC
1 2 (2.20%) LAMP
1 2 (2.20%) XML
2 1 (1.10%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.37%) EMC VMAX
2 15 (16.48%) Clustering
3 10 (10.99%) Computer Science
4 9 (9.89%) EMC VNX
4 9 (9.89%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (7.69%) Replication
6 5 (5.49%) HACMP
7 4 (4.40%) RSA SecurID
8 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.30%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.20%) Contactless
9 2 (2.20%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 85 (93.41%) Linux
1 85 (93.41%) Unix
2 55 (60.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (24.18%) AIX
4 14 (15.38%) Windows
5 5 (5.49%) Data ONTAP
6 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.10%) HPUX
7 1 (1.10%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 26 (28.57%) Migration
3 19 (20.88%) High Availability
4 17 (18.68%) Change Management
5 13 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (12.09%) Problem Management
7 10 (10.99%) Project Management
8 8 (8.79%) DevOps
9 7 (7.69%) Data Migration
9 7 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (7.69%) Server Patching
10 6 (6.59%) CRM
11 5 (5.49%) Configuration Management
11 5 (5.49%) ITIL
12 4 (4.40%) ITSM
12 4 (4.40%) Logistics
12 4 (4.40%) Performance Analysis
12 4 (4.40%) PRINCE2
12 4 (4.40%) Service Management
13 3 (3.30%) Contingency Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (25.27%) Perl
2 17 (18.68%) Shell Script
3 10 (10.99%) Korn
4 7 (7.69%) Bourne shell
5 6 (6.59%) Python
6 4 (4.40%) SQL
7 3 (3.30%) AWK
8 2 (2.20%) C
8 2 (2.20%) Java
8 2 (2.20%) PHP
8 2 (2.20%) sed
Qualifications
1 4 (4.40%) CCSP
1 4 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (4.40%) Degree
1 4 (4.40%) NCDA
1 4 (4.40%) NCIE
1 4 (4.40%) NCSA
2 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) QA
System Software
1 32 (35.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 27 (29.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 18 (19.78%) GlusterFS
4 8 (8.79%) Firmware
5 7 (7.69%) Veritas File System
6 4 (4.40%) Active Directory
6 4 (4.40%) NFS
6 4 (4.40%) Oracle Clusterware
7 3 (3.30%) RHEV
8 2 (2.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 34 (37.36%) NetBackup
2 24 (26.37%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 21 (23.08%) Oracle ZFS
4 20 (21.98%) Red Hat Satellite
5 11 (12.09%) Legato
5 11 (12.09%) yum
6 8 (8.79%) Puppet
7 5 (5.49%) Foglight
8 4 (4.40%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (2.20%) Ansible
9 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 64 (70.33%) Veritas
2 43 (47.25%) Red Hat
3 42 (46.15%) EMC
4 35 (38.46%) Oracle
5 34 (37.36%) Sun
6 32 (35.16%) Brocade
7 25 (27.47%) NetApp
8 20 (21.98%) StorageTek
9 9 (9.89%) IBM
9 9 (9.89%) Microsoft
10 8 (8.79%) Emulex
11 7 (7.69%) Sybase
11 7 (7.69%) Symantec
12 6 (6.59%) Dell
12 6 (6.59%) HP
13 5 (5.49%) Cisco
14 4 (4.40%) Blue Coat
14 4 (4.40%) CheckPoint
14 4 (4.40%) Juniper
14 4 (4.40%) Palo Alto
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £385 to £390 per day
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