The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 27 20
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford - 2.52% 3.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 6.90% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21 58 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 15.44% 36.48% 29.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 10
Median daily rate £245 £375 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.66% +51.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £175 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £13.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 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 Watford region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Hitachi
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) BCP
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) MBA
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BCP
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) MBA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Hitachi
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware