Period
to 23 February 2020

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 23 February 2020 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
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 88 125 136
Rank change year-on-year +37 +11 +4
Contract jobs citing Solaris 6 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.39% 0.49% 0.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.57% 2.05% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 8
East Midlands median daily rate £563 £500 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +38.89% -27.27%
10th Percentile £419 £377 £294
90th Percentile £691 £523 £395
England median daily rate £475 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £17.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year - -41.18% -40.50%

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 381 585 678
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 25.00% 23.96% 22.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 369 395
East Midlands median daily rate £313 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £135 £135 £179
90th Percentile £500 £538 £528
England median daily rate £413 £433 £425
% change year-on-year -4.68% +1.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 59 70
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.07 £10.29
90th Percentile £17.50 £33.50 £29.55
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.30
% change year-on-year +2.94% -1.73% +4.85%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Solaris as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Solaris in the East Midlands

Solaris
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Solaris in the East Midlands

Solaris
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor 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 23 February 2020. 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
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 6 £563 -
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Confluence
2 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) Coaching
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Clusterware
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
2 3 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (50.00%) Azure
2 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle EBS

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 3 (50.00%) Confluence
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 3 (50.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Architect
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Architect
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) AIX
2 3 (50.00%) HPUX
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) VMS
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (50.00%) Coaching
1 3 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 3 (50.00%) Decision-Making
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) High Availability
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Clusterware
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Data Guard
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Sybase