Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 24 May 2018 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
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 55 57
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - 0.34% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.89% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Bedfordshire median daily rate - £488 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +39.29% -23.29%
East of England median daily rate £625 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +56.25% -11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £31.75 - £22.25

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 87 106 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 14.55% 18.12% 16.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 61 60
Bedfordshire median daily rate £315 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.88% +21.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £130 £163 £122
90th Percentile £475 £513 £576
East of England median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 23
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £16.17 £14.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.46% -67.06% +91.01%
10th Percentile £15.07 £12.20 £14.00
90th Percentile £37.50 £16.60 £50.68
East of England median hourly rate £15.25 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -15.28% +2.86% -

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Bedfordshire

Solaris
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Solaris in Bedfordshire

Solaris
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Solaris in Bedfordshire