Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Solaris skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Solaris over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 38 35
Rank change year-on-year -27 -3 +5
Contract jobs citing Solaris 3 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.45% 1.04% 3.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.88% 5.63% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 9
Basingstoke median daily rate - £260 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -38.82% +41.67%
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £380 £384
% change year-on-year +5.26% -0.98% -0.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

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

All Operating Systems
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 160 71 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 24.13% 18.44% 28.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 20 75
Basingstoke median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £210 £135 £209
90th Percentile £577 £478 £450
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year +1.97% +4.83% +5.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 25
Basingstoke median hourly rate £23.14 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.00% -13.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.13 £11.67
90th Percentile £41.17 £14.60 £19.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £21.63 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +44.20% -14.29% +9.38%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Solaris as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Basingstoke

Solaris
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Solaris in Basingstoke

Solaris
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Solaris in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Informix
2 2 (66.67%) Sybase
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Tivoli
2 2 (66.67%) Sun Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Netcool
3 1 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
1 2 (66.67%) Informix
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 1st Line Support Technician
1 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Support
1 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Technician
1 2 (66.67%) Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Sun Certification
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) Netcool
2 1 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) Sybase
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas