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 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 47 53 41
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing Solaris 5 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.98% 1.32% 0.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.00% 4.23% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £370 - £450
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
South East

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
100 213 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.61% 31.28% 24.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 149 50
Median daily rate £360 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £200 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £540 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
- +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 21
Median hourly rate £34.00 £27.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% +52.77%
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 11 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Crawley +16 3 £370 -
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 11 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 18 (100.00%) Unix
2 17 (94.44%) High Availability
3 15 (83.33%) Oracle
4 13 (72.22%) Linux
5 11 (61.11%) Apache
5 11 (61.11%) WebLogic
5 11 (61.11%) WebCenter
6 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
6 10 (55.56%) Perl
6 10 (55.56%) Middleware
7 9 (50.00%) Service Management
7 9 (50.00%) LDAP
8 8 (44.44%) Red Hat
9 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database
9 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
9 7 (38.89%) F5
9 7 (38.89%) FatWire
9 7 (38.89%) RDBMS
10 6 (33.33%) ITIL
10 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
11 5 (27.78%) J2EE
11 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
11 5 (27.78%) DNS
11 5 (27.78%) Internet
12 4 (22.22%) VLDB
12 4 (22.22%) Sun
12 4 (22.22%) SAN
12 4 (22.22%) StorageTek
12 4 (22.22%) Veritas
12 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery

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 (61.11%) Apache
1 11 (61.11%) WebLogic
2 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) LDAP
2 5 (27.78%) DNS
2 5 (27.78%) Internet
2 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
3 4 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (22.22%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) Intranet
4 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database
1 7 (38.89%) RDBMS
1 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
2 4 (22.22%) OLTP
2 4 (22.22%) VLDB
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Applications Support
2 8 (44.44%) Middleware Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Web Applications Support
3 7 (38.89%) Applications Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Applications Support Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Web Applications Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Web Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Web Support Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Administrator
4 4 (22.22%) Solaris Administrator
4 4 (22.22%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Support
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) WebCenter
2 10 (55.56%) Middleware
3 5 (27.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Unix
2 13 (72.22%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Fedora
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) High Availability
2 9 (50.00%) Service Management
3 6 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) ITSM
6 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 10 (55.56%) Perl
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) NetBackup
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle ZFS
1 4 (22.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Oracle
2 8 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 7 (38.89%) F5
3 7 (38.89%) FatWire
4 4 (22.22%) Brocade
4 4 (22.22%) StorageTek
4 4 (22.22%) Sun
4 4 (22.22%) Veritas
5 3 (16.67%) 3PAR
5 3 (16.67%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco