The table below looks at the statistics for OpenSolaris skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenSolaris over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenSolaris
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OpenSolaris 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12296 12385 12481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 23.18% 22.11% 23.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 7745 7227 7155
Median daily rate £395 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £173 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 645 978 1042
Median hourly rate £16.97 £17.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.17% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

OpenSolaris
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OpenSolaris Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenSolaris
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OpenSolaris within the UK.

OpenSolaris Daily Rate Trend in the UK