The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Solaris Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solaris Administrator
UK
Rank 581 592 594
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Solaris Administrator 15 32 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.063% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.066% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 22
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £363 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42939 48598 48934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.99% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28014 31275 30245
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1573 1632 1895
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Solaris Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Solaris Administrator in the job title.

Solaris Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Solaris Administrator
Daily Rate Trend

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

Solaris Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Solaris Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solaris Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Solaris Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Solaris Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Solaris Administrator within the UK.

Solaris Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Solaris Administrator
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 21 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
England +22 15 £415 +3.75% 2
Surrey +20 8 - - 1
South East +17 8 - - 1
Epsom - 4 - - 1
North West +26 3 £410 - 1
London +5 3 £395 -3.65%
Liverpool - 3 £410 - 1
Merseyside - 3 £410 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £450 -
Tadworth - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £450 -

Solaris Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Solaris Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Solaris Administrator in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) Solaris
2 30 (71.43%) Unix
3 27 (64.29%) Linux
4 25 (59.52%) Oracle
5 22 (52.38%) Sun
6 21 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (40.48%) NetApp
7 17 (40.48%) Red Hat
8 16 (38.10%) VMware
9 15 (35.71%) Change Management
9 15 (35.71%) Veritas
10 13 (30.95%) SAN
11 12 (28.57%) NFS
11 12 (28.57%) NAS
11 12 (28.57%) Veritas File System
12 11 (26.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 11 (26.19%) Enterprise Storage
12 11 (26.19%) Finance
13 10 (23.81%) Java
13 10 (23.81%) IBM
14 9 (21.43%) SQL
14 9 (21.43%) DNS
14 9 (21.43%) LDAP
14 9 (21.43%) Incident Management
14 9 (21.43%) High Availability
14 9 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
15 8 (19.05%) Oracle Linux
15 8 (19.05%) Brocade
15 8 (19.05%) Shell Script
16 7 (16.67%) CommVault

Solaris Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (4.76%) SAS
2 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) SAN
2 12 (28.57%) NAS
3 9 (21.43%) DNS
3 9 (21.43%) LDAP
4 6 (14.29%) FTP
4 6 (14.29%) iSCSI
4 6 (14.29%) SSH
5 4 (9.52%) Internet
6 3 (7.14%) Firewall
7 2 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.38%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Legal
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Electronics
4 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) Middleware
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (11.90%) Replication
3 3 (7.14%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.38%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Solaris
2 30 (71.43%) Unix
3 27 (64.29%) Linux
4 21 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (19.05%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (11.90%) HPUX
7 2 (4.76%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (4.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.38%) AIX
8 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Change Management
2 9 (21.43%) High Availability
2 9 (21.43%) Incident Management
2 9 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 6 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 5 (11.90%) Load Balancing
4 5 (11.90%) Migration
5 4 (9.52%) Programme Management
6 3 (7.14%) Change Control
6 3 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.14%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (4.76%) Server Building
8 1 (2.38%) Build Automation
8 1 (2.38%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.38%) High-Frequency Trading
8 1 (2.38%) Low Latency
8 1 (2.38%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) Java
2 9 (21.43%) SQL
3 8 (19.05%) Shell Script
4 7 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 3 (7.14%) Perl
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) NFS
1 12 (28.57%) Veritas File System
2 11 (26.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (11.90%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (9.52%) vSphere
5 3 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 6 (14.29%) Nagios
2 6 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 5 (11.90%) EMC Navisphere
4 3 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (2.38%) Control-M
5 1 (2.38%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (59.52%) Oracle
2 22 (52.38%) Sun
3 17 (40.48%) NetApp
3 17 (40.48%) Red Hat
4 16 (38.10%) VMware
5 15 (35.71%) Veritas
6 10 (23.81%) IBM
7 8 (19.05%) Brocade
8 7 (16.67%) CommVault
9 5 (11.90%) Symantec
10 4 (9.52%) EMC
11 2 (4.76%) Canon
11 2 (4.76%) HP
11 2 (4.76%) Nimble Storage
12 1 (2.38%) Bloomberg
12 1 (2.38%) Cisco
12 1 (2.38%) Intel Security
12 1 (2.38%) Juniper
12 1 (2.38%) Reuters
12 1 (2.38%) SAP
Epsom, Surrey
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 21 days ago