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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 28 36
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington - 2.29% 2.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 11.11% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Median daily rate - £431 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £23.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+117.39% -42.50%
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
65 54 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 27.90% 20.61% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 40 30
Median daily rate £500 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £235 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £546 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +78.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 6 December 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 17 (100.00%) Oracle
1 17 (100.00%) HPUX
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (82.35%) AIX
2 14 (82.35%) DB2
2 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 14 (82.35%) Migration
2 14 (82.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (76.47%) Mainframe
3 13 (76.47%) DHCP
3 13 (76.47%) EMC
3 13 (76.47%) Citrix
3 13 (76.47%) SQL
4 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
5 9 (52.94%) Windows
6 8 (47.06%) Unix
7 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
8 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
9 4 (23.53%) IBM
10 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (17.65%) HP
10 3 (17.65%) SAN
10 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
10 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
10 3 (17.65%) MySQL
10 3 (17.65%) ClearCase
10 3 (17.65%) iSCSI
10 3 (17.65%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (17.65%) StarTeam
10 3 (17.65%) VMware

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:

Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) DHCP
2 3 (17.65%) iSCSI
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) DB2
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) ClearCase
1 3 (17.65%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) AIX Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Lead Architect
3 3 (17.65%) HPUX Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) AIX Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Data Manager
5 1 (5.88%) EMC Storage Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Storage Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Mainframe
2 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) HPUX
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (82.35%) AIX
2 14 (82.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (52.94%) Windows
4 8 (47.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
2 3 (17.65%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (76.47%) Citrix
2 13 (76.47%) EMC
3 4 (23.53%) IBM
4 3 (17.65%) HP
4 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 3 (17.65%) VMware