The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for Solaris skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
Essex / Basildon
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 15
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon - - 2.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -3.96% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £48.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year - +21.51%  

Solaris is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Basildon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 10 2 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basildon 34.48% 20.00% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £135 £120 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -77.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basildon citing Solaris as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Basildon

Solaris
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Solaris in Basildon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Solaris in Basildon

Solaris
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Solaris in Basildon

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Basildon region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) DataStage
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Password Management
1 1 (100.00%) Teradata
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basildon 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) DataStage
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Password Management
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Teradata