Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 20 April 2018 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 91 96
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5 -2
Contract jobs citing Solaris 25 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.57% 0.58% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.22% 2.14% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £310 - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £310 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £37.50

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 402 374 338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 25.19% 27.00% 22.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 165 122
Milton Keynes median daily rate £386 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.93% +10.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £185 £286 £218
90th Percentile £517 £550 £530
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £400 £370
% change year-on-year -6.25% +8.11% +13.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 20
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.25 £14.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.17% -1.67% +1.69%
10th Percentile £11.33 £8.85 £11.08
90th Percentile £24.60 £18.00 £19.70
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Milton Keynes

Solaris
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Solaris in Milton Keynes

Solaris
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Solaris in Milton Keynes

Solaris
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Solaris in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 24 (96.00%) Linux
2 16 (64.00%) VMware
3 15 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (60.00%) AIX
4 14 (56.00%) Unix
5 12 (48.00%) Red Hat
5 12 (48.00%) Bash Shell
6 11 (44.00%) Cobbler
6 11 (44.00%) Clustering
7 10 (40.00%) Finance
7 10 (40.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 9 (36.00%) RHCE
8 9 (36.00%) Veritas
9 8 (32.00%) Oracle
9 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (28.00%) Banking
10 7 (28.00%) Windows
10 7 (28.00%) SAN
11 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Excel
11 6 (24.00%) Ansible
12 5 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
12 5 (20.00%) Process Improvement
12 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
12 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
12 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
12 5 (20.00%) SQL
12 5 (20.00%) SLA
12 5 (20.00%) DB2
12 5 (20.00%) IIS

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (20.00%) IIS
1 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (16.00%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (16.00%) Confluence
3 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.00%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) NAS
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (4.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.00%) OLTP
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) GitLab
2 4 (16.00%) JIRA
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Banking
3 5 (20.00%) Financial Institution
4 3 (12.00%) Back Office
5 1 (4.00%) Retail
5 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Administrator
2 10 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (32.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 8 (32.00%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (24.00%) Project Manager
5 4 (16.00%) Architect
6 3 (12.00%) Implementation Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Implementation Project Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Junior
6 3 (12.00%) Junior Project Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Project Implementation Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Unix Administrator
7 2 (8.00%) Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
7 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (8.00%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) LDAP
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Clustering
2 5 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (16.00%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (4.00%) HACMP
6 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
6 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
6 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
6 1 (4.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Linux
2 15 (60.00%) AIX
2 15 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (56.00%) Unix
4 7 (28.00%) Windows
5 4 (16.00%) zOS
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.00%) CentOS
8 1 (4.00%) SUSE
8 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Change Management
1 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
1 5 (20.00%) Process Improvement
1 5 (20.00%) Project Management
1 5 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (16.00%) High Availability
2 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (16.00%) Kanban
2 4 (16.00%) Programme Delivery
2 4 (16.00%) Release Management
2 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) IT Governance
3 3 (12.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (8.00%) DevOps
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Korn
3 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) RHCE
2 1 (4.00%) CCNA
2 1 (4.00%) CCSP
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) MCITP
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
2 4 (16.00%) PMO
3 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (40.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) Docker
4 1 (4.00%) GPFS
4 1 (4.00%) vCloud
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (44.00%) Cobbler
2 6 (24.00%) Ansible
3 2 (8.00%) Control-M
3 2 (8.00%) SCCM
3 2 (8.00%) SCOM
4 1 (4.00%) CFEngine
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.00%) Puppet
4 1 (4.00%) SCOrch
4 1 (4.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (4.00%) Unicenter
4 1 (4.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) VMware
2 12 (48.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (36.00%) Veritas
4 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (32.00%) Oracle
5 4 (16.00%) HP
5 4 (16.00%) NetApp
6 3 (12.00%) 3PAR
6 3 (12.00%) EMC
6 3 (12.00%) IBM
7 2 (8.00%) Brocade
7 2 (8.00%) Sun
8 1 (4.00%) CA
8 1 (4.00%) Dell
8 1 (4.00%) Infoblox
8 1 (4.00%) Intel
8 1 (4.00%) Lotus
8 1 (4.00%) Nimsoft
8 1 (4.00%) StorageTek
8 1 (4.00%) SunGard