Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 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 23 July 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
London > Docklands, London
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 21 28
Rank change year-on-year -2 +7 +1
Contract jobs citing Solaris 2 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 1.85% 3.51% 2.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 14.81% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Docklands, London median daily rate £650 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.81% -4.55% -6.78%
10th Percentile £600 £467 £468
90th Percentile £700 £538 £625
London median daily rate £500 £459 £425
% change year-on-year +9.05% +7.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Docklands, London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £40.00 - £22.83

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 Docklands, London with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 18 27 42
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 16.67% 23.68% 15.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 25
Docklands, London median daily rate £555 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +16.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £311 £430 £335
90th Percentile £648 £677 £592
London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Docklands, London median hourly rate - - £14.73
London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% +5.88%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

Job postings citing Solaris as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Docklands, London

Solaris
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Solaris in Docklands, London

Solaris
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Solaris in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Hortonworks
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Solace
2 1 (50.00%) Talarian
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, London 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Electronic Trading Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Low Latency C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithmic Trading
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C++
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Hortonworks
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Reuters
1 1 (50.00%) Solace
1 1 (50.00%) Talarian
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (50.00%) VMware