The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 45 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Solaris 10 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.61% - 0.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.85% - 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£450 - £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.25 £26.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+2.83% -1.85%
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
113 125 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.17% 19.87% 18.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 78 65
Average daily rate £350 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £130 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £430 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.36% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 12 10
Average hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £40.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solaris across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon - 3 £450 - 4
Solaris
South West

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris.

1 20 (74.07%) Oracle
1 20 (74.07%) SC Cleared
1 20 (74.07%) Security Cleared
2 19 (70.37%) Linux
3 16 (59.26%) Windows
3 16 (59.26%) Sun
4 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
6 11 (40.74%) RHCE
6 11 (40.74%) Cisco
6 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
6 11 (40.74%) Perl
6 11 (40.74%) Samba
7 10 (37.04%) Migration
8 8 (29.63%) DV Cleared
8 8 (29.63%) UNIX
9 6 (22.22%) AIX
9 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
10 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
10 5 (18.52%) Siebel
10 5 (18.52%) NetBackup
11 4 (14.81%) ITIL
11 4 (14.81%) SQL
11 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
12 3 (11.11%) Ethernet
12 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
12 3 (11.11%) Brocade

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.41%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (7.41%) iPlanet
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.11%) Ethernet
3 2 (7.41%) SAN
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Toad
General
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Linux Engineer
1 11 (40.74%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 11 (40.74%) Designer
1 11 (40.74%) Senior Designer
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (18.52%) DBA
2 5 (18.52%) Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (11.11%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Operations Team Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 16 (59.26%) Windows
3 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (29.63%) UNIX
6 6 (22.22%) AIX
7 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (7.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Migration
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (3.70%) Service Management
4 1 (3.70%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) Perl
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) SC Cleared
1 20 (74.07%) Security Cleared
2 11 (40.74%) RHCE
3 8 (29.63%) DV Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 11 (40.74%) Samba
3 1 (3.70%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.70%) yum
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Oracle
2 16 (59.26%) Sun
3 11 (40.74%) Cisco
4 5 (18.52%) Siebel
5 3 (11.11%) Brocade
6 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.41%) EMC
7 1 (3.70%) BMC
7 1 (3.70%) Remedy
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