The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 53 48 55
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing Solaris 14 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.11% 1.76% 0.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.28% 9.84% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 3
Median daily rate £450 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £288 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £343 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+35.84% -
Solaris
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
169 122 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 25.45% 17.94% 22.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 52 72
Median daily rate £388 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £156 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 29 23
Median hourly rate £37.50 £19.03 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.05% -5.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Solaris
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Swindon -3 5 £450 +50.00%
Solaris
South West

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 22 (91.67%) Oracle
2 19 (79.17%) Linux
2 19 (79.17%) Security Cleared
3 17 (70.83%) CentOS
3 17 (70.83%) JIRA
3 17 (70.83%) Wiki
3 17 (70.83%) LAMP
3 17 (70.83%) Samba
3 17 (70.83%) Puppet
3 17 (70.83%) Apache
3 17 (70.83%) Tomcat
3 17 (70.83%) Perl
3 17 (70.83%) MySQL
3 17 (70.83%) TCP/IP
3 17 (70.83%) Red Hat
3 17 (70.83%) Configuration Management
3 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
3 17 (70.83%) RHCE
4 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
5 5 (20.83%) SCOM
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (20.83%) NetBackup
5 5 (20.83%) Sun
5 5 (20.83%) Windows
6 4 (16.67%) Finance
7 3 (12.50%) Veritas
7 3 (12.50%) SNMP
7 3 (12.50%) Murex
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 17 (70.83%) Apache
1 17 (70.83%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 17 (70.83%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) MySQL
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (70.83%) JIRA
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (45.83%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 9 (37.50%) Designer
4 8 (33.33%) Senior Designer
5 4 (16.67%) Administrator
5 4 (16.67%) Consultant
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (8.33%) Solaris Administrator
7 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (4.17%) Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Linux Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Linux Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Solutions Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Systems Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) LAMP
2 2 (8.33%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (70.83%) Wiki
2 2 (8.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Linux
2 17 (70.83%) CentOS
3 5 (20.83%) Windows
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Configuration Management
2 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) Perl
2 2 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (79.17%) Security Cleared
2 17 (70.83%) RHCE
3 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
1 17 (70.83%) Samba
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Clusterware
4 2 (8.33%) Firmware
4 2 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 17 (70.83%) Puppet
2 5 (20.83%) NetBackup
2 5 (20.83%) SCOM
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Oracle
2 17 (70.83%) Red Hat
3 5 (20.83%) Sun
4 3 (12.50%) Murex
4 3 (12.50%) Veritas
5 2 (8.33%) IBM
5 2 (8.33%) Intel Security