Period
to 18 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 18 April 2019 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 127 94 94
Rank change year-on-year -33 0 -12
Contract jobs citing Solaris 1 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.050% 0.52% 0.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.26% 2.63% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Bristol median daily rate - £383 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +24.90% -16.95%
South West median daily rate £450 £543 £338
% change year-on-year -17.05% +60.74% -11.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £31.00 -

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 Bristol with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 379 342 231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 18.90% 19.81% 14.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 188 139
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +11.94% -4.29%
10th Percentile £125 £146 £152
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £386 £350
% change year-on-year +3.56% +10.36% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 26
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £18.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -14.08% -5.05%
10th Percentile £12.01 £11.75 £10.38
90th Percentile £48.75 £20.75 £51.25
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +112.12% -5.71% -36.36%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Bristol

Solaris
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Solaris in Bristol

Solaris
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Solaris in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Database Security
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Applications Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Database Security
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle