The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
South East / West Sussex
Rank 48 47 47
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Solaris 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.23% 0.99% 0.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.18% 3.50% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £443 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £45.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+9.89% +25.51%

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

Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
85 143 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.50% 28.26% 19.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 93 49
Median daily rate £363 £363 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 18
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +108.33%
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 West Sussex

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Solaris
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chichester - 1 £443 -
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 14 (93.33%) Unix
2 13 (86.67%) High Availability
3 12 (80.00%) Oracle
4 11 (73.33%) WebLogic
4 11 (73.33%) Apache
4 11 (73.33%) WebCenter
5 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 10 (66.67%) Perl
5 10 (66.67%) Linux
5 10 (66.67%) Middleware
6 9 (60.00%) Service Management
7 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
7 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
8 7 (46.67%) FatWire
8 7 (46.67%) RDBMS
8 7 (46.67%) F5
8 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
9 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
9 6 (40.00%) ITIL
10 5 (33.33%) Internet
10 5 (33.33%) LDAP
10 5 (33.33%) J2EE
10 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
10 5 (33.33%) DNS
11 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
11 4 (26.67%) VMware
11 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (20.00%) 3PAR
12 3 (20.00%) ITSM
12 3 (20.00%) Fedora

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 11 (73.33%) Apache
1 11 (73.33%) WebLogic
2 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
1 5 (33.33%) Internet
1 5 (33.33%) LDAP
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Intranet
2 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
2 7 (46.67%) RDBMS
2 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Applications Support
2 8 (53.33%) Middleware Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Support Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Web Applications Support
3 7 (46.67%) Applications Engineer
3 7 (46.67%) Applications Support Engineer
3 7 (46.67%) Web Applications Engineer
3 7 (46.67%) Web Engineer
3 7 (46.67%) Web Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Support
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) WebCenter
2 10 (66.67%) Middleware
3 5 (33.33%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Basis
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Unix
2 10 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Fedora
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) High Availability
2 9 (60.00%) Service Management
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
5 3 (20.00%) ITSM
6 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
7 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 10 (66.67%) Perl
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
3 7 (46.67%) F5
3 7 (46.67%) FatWire
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) 3PAR
5 3 (20.00%) HP
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco
6 1 (6.67%) SAP
6 1 (6.67%) Sun