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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 13 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Contract jobs citing Solaris 17 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 9.04% 1.53% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.95% 10.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £423 £388
% change year-on-year
-13.60% +9.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.67 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.82% +33.34%
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
37 48 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 19.68% 14.68% 22.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 29
Median daily rate £425 £360 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £129 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 12
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solaris across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Solaris Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 August 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 21 (95.45%) Oracle
2 20 (90.91%) HPUX
2 20 (90.91%) Linux
3 19 (86.36%) AIX
4 17 (77.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (72.73%) Migration
6 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
6 15 (68.18%) DB2
7 14 (63.64%) SQL
7 14 (63.64%) DHCP
7 14 (63.64%) EMC
7 14 (63.64%) Citrix
7 14 (63.64%) Mainframe
8 13 (59.09%) Security Cleared
9 11 (50.00%) Unix
10 10 (45.45%) Windows
11 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
12 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
13 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
13 5 (22.73%) VMware
14 4 (18.18%) HP
14 4 (18.18%) IBM
15 3 (13.64%) GAP Analysis
15 3 (13.64%) StarTeam
15 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
15 3 (13.64%) DNS
15 3 (13.64%) MySQL
15 3 (13.64%) ClearCase
15 3 (13.64%) SAN

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 (9.09%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) DHCP
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
2 3 (13.64%) SAN
3 2 (9.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) DB2
2 3 (13.64%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) ClearCase
1 3 (13.64%) StarTeam
2 2 (9.09%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Architect
1 5 (22.73%) Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) AIX Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Lead Architect
3 3 (13.64%) HPUX Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) AIX Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Data Centre Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Designer
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Data Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Data Manager
5 1 (4.55%) DBA
5 1 (4.55%) EMC Storage Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.55%) Storage Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Sun Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Mainframe
2 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) HPUX
1 20 (90.91%) Linux
2 19 (86.36%) AIX
3 17 (77.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (50.00%) Unix
5 10 (45.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Migration
2 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
2 3 (13.64%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Security Cleared
2 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
1 2 (9.09%) yum
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Oracle
2 14 (63.64%) Citrix
2 14 (63.64%) EMC
3 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
3 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 4 (18.18%) HP
4 4 (18.18%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Sun