The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris 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
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Solaris 18 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 5.52% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.43% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £27.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+32.11% +2.83%
Solaris
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
84 29 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 25.77% 15.18% 25.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 20 29
Median daily rate £425 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £175 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £800 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Median hourly rate £10.00 £9.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 28 (96.55%) AIX
2 23 (79.31%) HPUX
3 21 (72.41%) Linux
3 21 (72.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (68.97%) Security Cleared
4 20 (68.97%) Migration
5 18 (62.07%) Oracle
6 16 (55.17%) SC Cleared
7 15 (51.72%) DB2
7 15 (51.72%) Unix
7 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
8 14 (48.28%) DHCP
8 14 (48.28%) SQL
8 14 (48.28%) Mainframe
8 14 (48.28%) EMC
8 14 (48.28%) Citrix
9 13 (44.83%) Windows
9 13 (44.83%) Data Centre
10 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
11 6 (20.69%) IBM
12 4 (13.79%) VMware
12 4 (13.79%) Sun
12 4 (13.79%) HP
13 3 (10.34%) Virtual Infrastructure
13 3 (10.34%) DNS
14 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
14 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
14 2 (6.90%) yum
14 2 (6.90%) Puppet
14 2 (6.90%) vCloud

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 (6.90%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) DHCP
2 3 (10.34%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) LDAP
4 1 (3.45%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
4 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) DB2
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Architect
1 6 (20.69%) Consultant
2 5 (17.24%) AIX Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) AIX Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Lead Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Solaris Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Sun Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Designer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) AIX Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Data Centre Architect
6 1 (3.45%) EMC Storage Architect
6 1 (3.45%) HPUX Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Storage Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Storage Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Mainframe
2 13 (44.83%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) HACMP
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) AIX
2 23 (79.31%) HPUX
3 21 (72.41%) Linux
3 21 (72.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (51.72%) Unix
5 13 (44.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Migration
2 3 (10.34%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.45%) High Availability
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
3 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
3 1 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (68.97%) Security Cleared
2 16 (55.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) IBM AIX Certification
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) vCloud
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Puppet
1 2 (6.90%) yum
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Oracle
2 14 (48.28%) Citrix
2 14 (48.28%) EMC
3 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
4 6 (20.69%) IBM
5 4 (13.79%) HP
5 4 (13.79%) Sun
5 4 (13.79%) VMware