The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 43 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Solaris 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.33% - 0.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.26% - 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£400 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.41% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.67 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +13.51%
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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
54 32 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 14.40% 15.69% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 13 15
Average daily rate £385 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £635 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 4
Average hourly rate £10.00 £8.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -57.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solaris across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) OOP
2 5 (83.33%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) Windows XP
2 5 (83.33%) SMTP
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SAP
2 5 (83.33%) JDBC
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) FTP
2 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 5 (83.33%) SLA
2 5 (83.33%) webMethods
2 5 (83.33%) SAP XI
2 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Integration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (66.67%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) SOA
4 3 (50.00%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) FTP
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
1 5 (83.33%) SMTP
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Programmer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) webMethods Developer
3 1 (16.67%) webMethods Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) JDBC
1 5 (83.33%) XML
1 5 (83.33%) SAP XI
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Windows XP
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) OOP
1 5 (83.33%) OO
1 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Integration Testing
1 5 (83.33%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (66.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) SAP
2 5 (83.33%) webMethods
3 3 (50.00%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) VMware