Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 22 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
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 27 22
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim - 4.35% 3.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 19.05% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 5
County Antrim median daily rate - £380 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +117.14% -
Northern Ireland median daily rate - £380 £175
% change year-on-year - +117.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland 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 County Antrim with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 202 63 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 34.30% 22.83% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 38 24
County Antrim median daily rate £416 £390 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +24.80% +4.17%
10th Percentile £310 £125 £163
90th Percentile £563 £563 £446
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £400 £313
% change year-on-year +3.13% +28.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 3
County Antrim median hourly rate £11.50 £13.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.54% -14.75% -10.29%
10th Percentile £8.85 £10.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £15.27 £14.80 £17.49
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £12.64 £13.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year -2.79% -14.75% -10.29%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in County Antrim

Solaris
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Solaris in County Antrim