The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 114 108 99
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing Solaris 6 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.30% 0.46% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.33% 2.11% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Median daily rate £488 £345 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.30% -25.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £125 £453
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £348 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £387 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+41.50% -
Solaris
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
450 427 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.32% 21.64% 20.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 256 205
Median daily rate £416 £338 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +16.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £175 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 30 31
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.83 £11.86 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £37.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.25%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Solaris
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Leeds -10 6 £488 +290.00% 2
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Unix
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Law
3 4 (44.44%) Migration
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) Billing
3 4 (44.44%) EMC
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) AIX
3 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) SUSE
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) Middleware
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (11.11%) nginx
6 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
6 1 (11.11%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (11.11%) LogRhythm
6 1 (11.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (11.11%) Secure Coding

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) CICS
1 1 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) Jetty
1 1 (11.11%) nginx
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle 10gAS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (11.11%) PowerExchange
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) FTP
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) IPsec
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Log4j
1 1 (11.11%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Billing
2 4 (44.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SOC Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) Servlets
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Unix
2 4 (44.44%) AIX
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) SUSE
4 1 (11.11%) HPUX
4 1 (11.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 1 (11.11%) Secure Coding
2 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 1 (11.11%) QA
1 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) EMC
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Axway
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (11.11%) Forcepoint
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Informatica
4 1 (11.11%) Intel
4 1 (11.11%) LogRhythm
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Qualys
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) Sun