Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 41 49
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool - 0.47% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.63% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Liverpool median daily rate - £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +50.00%
Merseyside median daily rate - £425 £450
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside 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 Liverpool with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 89 76 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 22.03% 17.84% 25.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 44 64
Liverpool median daily rate £352 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.13% +20.00% +10.62%
10th Percentile £115 £163 £128
90th Percentile £530 £513 £438
Merseyside median daily rate £356 £388 £313
% change year-on-year -8.13% +24.00% +24.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 19
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.00 £14.34 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.34% -1.10% +11.54%
10th Percentile £11.90 £12.80 £12.00
90th Percentile £16.30 £16.98 £18.75
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £14.34 £15.00
% change year-on-year -9.34% -4.40% +7.14%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Liverpool

Solaris
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Solaris in Liverpool

Solaris
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Solaris in Liverpool