The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 36 -
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - 1.68% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.60 £30.60
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +32.67%
Solaris
Wiltshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
70 66 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 20.96% 18.44% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 20 49
Average daily rate £360 £375 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £250 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £480 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 5
Average hourly rate £19.25 £16.83 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.41% -37.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.00 £21.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solaris across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Solaris
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Clusterware
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Clusterware
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle