The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 56 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Solaris 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.17% - 0.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.58% - 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+35.84% -
Solaris
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
171 178 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 29.43% 20.37% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 109 90
Median daily rate £350 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £208 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £425 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 12
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.09 £10.20 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 £19.23 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Solaris
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle