The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 128 101 91
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -10
Contract jobs citing Solaris 12 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.41% 0.55% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.92% 2.65% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 18
Average daily rate
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£400 £428 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% +36.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £425 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £444 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.46%
Solaris
England

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

Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
625 490 619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.14% 20.86% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 277 278
Average daily rate £320 £275 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -10.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 59 63
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.43 £10.58 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solaris across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Solaris
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Solaris Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Solaris
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solaris across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Solaris Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Solaris
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Solaris Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Solaris
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
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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
South Yorkshire - 7 £413 - 2
West Yorkshire -19 5 £313 -27.32% 3
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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%) Linux
2 19 (70.37%) UNIX
3 14 (51.85%) Red Hat
4 12 (44.44%) HP
4 12 (44.44%) Windows
5 11 (40.74%) ITIL
5 11 (40.74%) Oracle
6 10 (37.04%) DNS
6 10 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (29.63%) Sun
7 8 (29.63%) AIX
7 8 (29.63%) SUSE
7 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
8 7 (25.93%) Finance
8 7 (25.93%) IBM
9 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 6 (22.22%) SAN
9 6 (22.22%) Python
9 6 (22.22%) VMware
10 5 (18.52%) Veritas
10 5 (18.52%) Replication
10 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
10 5 (18.52%) EMC
10 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
10 5 (18.52%) Oracle ZFS
11 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
11 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
11 4 (14.81%) Veritas Volume Manager

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
2 4 (14.81%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
3 3 (11.11%) Apache
4 2 (7.41%) JBoss
5 1 (3.70%) Jetty
5 1 (3.70%) nginx
5 1 (3.70%) Confluence
5 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) DNS
2 6 (22.22%) SAN
2 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 4 (14.81%) BIG-IP
3 4 (14.81%) NAS
3 4 (14.81%) LDAP
4 1 (3.70%) OpenVPN
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) DMZ
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.41%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.70%) DataStage
4 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.70%) Toad
2 1 (3.70%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.70%) JMeter
2 1 (3.70%) CruiseControl
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.70%) Hudson
2 1 (3.70%) Gerrit
2 1 (3.70%) FishEye
2 1 (3.70%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.70%) Gradle
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Administrator
2 9 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (25.93%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 7 (25.93%) Solaris Administrator
4 6 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) UNIX Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Tester
7 2 (7.41%) SAP Tester
8 1 (3.70%) Linux Support Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Splunk Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Functional Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) UNIX Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) UNIX Support
8 1 (3.70%) Senior UNIX Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) XML
1 2 (7.41%) J2EE
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) LAMP
2 1 (3.70%) Java EE
2 1 (3.70%) jQuery
2 1 (3.70%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Replication
2 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
4 2 (7.41%) CMDB
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.70%) CLARiiON
5 1 (3.70%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Linux
2 19 (70.37%) UNIX
3 12 (44.44%) Windows
4 10 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (29.63%) AIX
5 8 (29.63%) SUSE
6 4 (14.81%) zOS
7 2 (7.41%) CentOS
8 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.70%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Service Management
2 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
3 3 (11.11%) Quality Management
3 3 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.41%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.70%) Scrum
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) TDD
5 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.70%) V-Model
5 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.70%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Python
2 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 3 (11.11%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) Perl
3 2 (7.41%) PHP
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.70%) C++
4 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
1 4 (14.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 4 (14.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (7.41%) vCloud
3 1 (3.70%) Docker
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (7.41%) Puppet
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.70%) HAProxy
4 1 (3.70%) Control-M
4 1 (3.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Red Hat
2 12 (44.44%) HP
3 11 (40.74%) Oracle
4 8 (29.63%) Sun
5 7 (25.93%) IBM
6 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 6 (22.22%) VMware
7 5 (18.52%) EMC
7 5 (18.52%) Veritas
8 4 (14.81%) F5
9 2 (7.41%) Splunk
9 2 (7.41%) SAP
10 1 (3.70%) Dell
10 1 (3.70%) Sybase
10 1 (3.70%) Citrix
10 1 (3.70%) NetApp
10 1 (3.70%) Google
10 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
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