The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton 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 27 June 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
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 33 36
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton - 0.52% 0.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 5.56% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £320 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £400
% change year-on-year +9.58% -8.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £36.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year -54.77% +32.11%  

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 Brighton with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 15 18 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 7.81% 9.33% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 35
Median daily rate £328 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.12% +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £320 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton 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 Brighton

Solaris
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Solaris in Brighton

Solaris
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Solaris in Brighton