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 27 July 2016 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solaris Administrator
Rank 582 632 595
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -37
Contract jobs requiring a Solaris Administrator 78 42 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.074% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.078% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 23 12
Median daily rate £365 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £311 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £325 £358
% change year-on-year
-13.84% -9.09%
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 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
51171 54063 51068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.76% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33246 34265 30949
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1562 2016 2062
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.58 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 27 July 2016.

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 23 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 27 July 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
England +23 70 £365 +4.28% 1
South East +26 30 £275 -31.25%
North East - 18 £273 -
Berkshire - 18 £275 -
Tyne and Wear - 17 £273 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 17 £273 -
Newbury - 17 £275 -
London 0 15 £425 +21.42% 1
Scotland +4 8 £425 +36.00% 1
Edinburgh -5 8 £425 -
Surrey +3 6 £390 -
West Sussex - 6 £365 -
Gatwick - 6 £365 -
North West -2 5 £350 -
Manchester -5 3 - -
South West - 2 £450 -
Swindon - 2 £450 -
Redhill - 2 £390 -
Lancaster - 2 £350 -
Camberley - 2 £425 -
Wiltshire - 2 £450 -
Lancashire - 2 £350 -
Durham - 1 - -

Solaris Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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.

1 123 (100.00%) Solaris
2 76 (61.79%) Unix
3 65 (52.85%) Veritas
4 49 (39.84%) SAN
5 48 (39.02%) Oracle
6 45 (36.59%) Linux
7 42 (34.15%) Finance
8 38 (30.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 34 (27.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 34 (27.64%) Migration
9 34 (27.64%) Sun
9 34 (27.64%) Change Management
10 33 (26.83%) Red Hat
10 33 (26.83%) LDAP
10 33 (26.83%) Incident Management
11 30 (24.39%) NetBackup
12 26 (21.14%) VMware
12 26 (21.14%) DNS
13 25 (20.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 23 (18.70%) Banking
15 20 (16.26%) Java
15 20 (16.26%) Disaster Recovery
16 19 (15.45%) SQL
16 19 (15.45%) Performance Monitoring
16 19 (15.45%) High Availability
17 18 (14.63%) Oracle ZFS
18 17 (13.82%) NAS
19 16 (13.01%) EMC
19 16 (13.01%) Clustering
20 15 (12.20%) Veritas Storage Foundation

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 (1.63%) TPMS
1 2 (1.63%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.81%) Apache
2 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (39.84%) SAN
2 33 (26.83%) LDAP
3 26 (21.14%) DNS
4 17 (13.82%) NAS
5 14 (11.38%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (5.69%) Firewall
7 4 (3.25%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.44%) LAN
8 3 (2.44%) WAN
9 2 (1.63%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.81%) Internet
10 1 (0.81%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.69%) OLTP
1 7 (5.69%) VLDB
2 5 (4.07%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.63%) MySQL
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) JIRA
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
General
1 42 (34.15%) Finance
2 23 (18.70%) Banking
3 11 (8.94%) Law
4 8 (6.50%) International Banking
5 6 (4.88%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Retail
6 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.63%) Middleware
1 2 (1.63%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (0.81%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.81%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.01%) Clustering
2 14 (11.38%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.50%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.25%) EMC VMAX
4 4 (3.25%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.44%) HACMP
6 2 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.63%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.63%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.81%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.81%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 123 (100.00%) Solaris
2 76 (61.79%) Unix
3 45 (36.59%) Linux
4 25 (20.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (11.38%) AIX
6 9 (7.32%) Windows
7 6 (4.88%) SUSE
8 5 (4.07%) HPUX
8 5 (4.07%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.63%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (27.64%) Change Management
1 34 (27.64%) Migration
2 33 (26.83%) Incident Management
3 20 (16.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (15.45%) High Availability
4 19 (15.45%) Performance Monitoring
5 14 (11.38%) Configuration Management
6 9 (7.32%) ITIL
6 9 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (6.50%) Operations Management
7 8 (6.50%) Server Building
8 7 (5.69%) Performance Management
9 5 (4.07%) Service Management
10 4 (3.25%) Low Latency
10 4 (3.25%) Problem Management
11 3 (2.44%) Algorithmic Trading
11 3 (2.44%) Build Automation
11 3 (2.44%) Data Protection
11 3 (2.44%) DevOps
11 3 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.26%) Java
2 19 (15.45%) SQL
3 11 (8.94%) Shell Script
4 7 (5.69%) Perl
5 3 (2.44%) Korn
5 3 (2.44%) Python
6 2 (1.63%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.81%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 11 (8.94%) AAT
2 7 (5.69%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.07%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) Degree
4 1 (0.81%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.32%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (30.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 34 (27.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 13 (10.57%) Veritas File System
4 9 (7.32%) Firmware
5 8 (6.50%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (4.07%) NFS
6 5 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (2.44%) Active Directory
7 3 (2.44%) Oracle Clusterware
7 3 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.63%) GlusterFS
8 2 (1.63%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.81%) iptables
9 1 (0.81%) KVM
9 1 (0.81%) Postfix
9 1 (0.81%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 30 (24.39%) NetBackup
2 18 (14.63%) Oracle ZFS
3 15 (12.20%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 11 (8.94%) Puppet
5 4 (3.25%) Ansible
6 3 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.63%) Control-M
7 2 (1.63%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.63%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (1.63%) SCOM
8 1 (0.81%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.81%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.81%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.81%) Nagios
8 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.81%) OSSEC
8 1 (0.81%) Simpana
Vendors
1 65 (52.85%) Veritas
2 48 (39.02%) Oracle
3 34 (27.64%) Sun
4 33 (26.83%) Red Hat
5 26 (21.14%) VMware
6 16 (13.01%) EMC
7 13 (10.57%) Brocade
7 13 (10.57%) Symantec
8 11 (8.94%) HP
8 11 (8.94%) StorageTek
9 10 (8.13%) IBM
10 9 (7.32%) NetApp
11 2 (1.63%) Emulex
11 2 (1.63%) Intel Security
11 2 (1.63%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.63%) SAP
12 1 (0.81%) LogRhythm
12 1 (0.81%) Opsware
12 1 (0.81%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £340.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NCC Group
Rate: From £300 to £300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago