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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 25 June 2022 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 78 73 69
Rank change year-on-year -5 -4 +54
Contract jobs citing Solaris 13 4 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.96% 0.38% 0.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.10% 2.06% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 7
10th Percentile £412 £82 £225
25th Percentile £463 £127 £319
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £540 £201 £450
Median % change year-on-year +168.66% -55.33% -11.76%
75th Percentile - £276 £688
90th Percentile £573 £320 £690
England median daily rate £533 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +12.70% +5.00% -4.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £48.25 -
England median hourly rate £47.75 £48.25 -
% change year-on-year -1.04% - -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 317 194 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 23.34% 18.37% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 117 100
10th Percentile £124 £92 £133
25th Percentile £160 £128 £169
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £286 £225 £325
Median % change year-on-year +27.22% -30.77% -12.75%
75th Percentile £473 £400 £445
90th Percentile £534 £498 £518
England median daily rate £500 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 36
10th Percentile £13.46 £12.35 £10.88
25th Percentile £15.00 £13.00 £11.62
Median hourly rate £20.00 £14.61 £14.39
Median % change year-on-year +36.89% +1.53% -2.56%
75th Percentile £23.31 £16.60 £17.50
90th Percentile £29.28 £48.75 £21.30
England median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +25.71% - -

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in the East Midlands

Solaris
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Solaris in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Solaris in the East Midlands

Solaris
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Solaris in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Solaris in the East Midlands

Solaris
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Solaris in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Solaris in the East Midlands

Solaris
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 June 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Derbyshire -6 7 £540 +168.66%
Nottinghamshire - 3 £425 -
Leicestershire - 1 £475 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £650 -
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 12 (92.31%) Unix
2 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
3 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
4 8 (61.54%) PowerShell
4 8 (61.54%) SAP PI
4 8 (61.54%) Azure
4 8 (61.54%) SAP HANA
4 8 (61.54%) BAPI
4 8 (61.54%) SAP Basis
4 8 (61.54%) SAP ALE
4 8 (61.54%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
4 8 (61.54%) SAP BW
4 8 (61.54%) NetWeaver
4 8 (61.54%) Java
4 8 (61.54%) ABAP
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle
4 8 (61.54%) SAP
4 8 (61.54%) JDBC
4 8 (61.54%) SOAP
4 8 (61.54%) XML
4 8 (61.54%) ITIL
4 8 (61.54%) Shell Script
4 8 (61.54%) Primavera
4 8 (61.54%) Change Management
4 8 (61.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (61.54%) HTTP
4 8 (61.54%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (61.54%) Organisational Skills
4 8 (61.54%) Social Skills

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 8 (61.54%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) HTTP
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (61.54%) SAP BW
1 8 (61.54%) SAP HANA
General
1 8 (61.54%) Organisational Skills
1 8 (61.54%) Social Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Public Sector
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Consultant
1 6 (46.15%) SAP Basis Consultant
1 6 (46.15%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Information Security Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Information Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Network Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Security Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Security Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) BAPI
1 8 (61.54%) JDBC
1 8 (61.54%) SAP ALE
1 8 (61.54%) SAP Basis
1 8 (61.54%) SAP PI
1 8 (61.54%) SOAP
1 8 (61.54%) XML
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Unix
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) AIX
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Change Management
1 8 (61.54%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Commercial Awareness
3 2 (15.38%) Database Security
3 2 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (15.38%) Patch Management
3 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Client Onboarding
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) ABAP
1 8 (61.54%) Java
1 8 (61.54%) PowerShell
1 8 (61.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
3 8 (61.54%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
1 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
1 8 (61.54%) SAP
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco