Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 103 92
Rank change year-on-year +13 -11 +5
Contract jobs citing Solaris 19 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.28% 1.01% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.12% 4.21% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £350 £513 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.71% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £513 -
% change year-on-year -26.83% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 371 404 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 25.00% 24.00% 22.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 136 127
Milton Keynes median daily rate £380 £389 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.25% -2.81% +8.84%
10th Percentile £195 £213 £197
90th Percentile £500 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £390 £378 £384
% change year-on-year +3.31% -1.69% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 32 25
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +28.57% -11.73%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.45 £11.20
90th Percentile £19.80 £19.50 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +20.00% -6.25%

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 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 21 September 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 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (84.21%) Unix
3 13 (68.42%) Finance
4 12 (63.16%) VMware
4 12 (63.16%) Banking
5 10 (52.63%) Oracle
5 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
6 9 (47.37%) DB2
6 9 (47.37%) Windows
6 9 (47.37%) AIX
6 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Excel
6 9 (47.37%) Change Management
6 9 (47.37%) Financial Institution
6 9 (47.37%) Mainframe
6 9 (47.37%) WebSphere
7 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
7 8 (42.11%) Matrix Organization
8 7 (36.84%) Process Improvement
9 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (31.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 6 (31.58%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (31.58%) Project Management
9 6 (31.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 6 (31.58%) SAN
9 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
9 6 (31.58%) Clustering
9 6 (31.58%) GitLab
10 5 (26.32%) PMO
10 5 (26.32%) Programme Delivery

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 9 (47.37%) WebSphere
2 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
3 5 (26.32%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (26.32%) Confluence
3 5 (26.32%) IIS
4 2 (10.53%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (26.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) GitLab
2 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 5 (26.32%) JIRA
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 12 (63.16%) Banking
3 9 (47.37%) Financial Institution
4 3 (15.79%) Spanish Language
5 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Project Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Junior
2 4 (21.05%) Junior Project Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Implementation Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Implementation Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Project Implementation Manager
3 3 (15.79%) VMWare Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Migration Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Mainframe
2 6 (31.58%) Clustering
2 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
3 5 (26.32%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.26%) HACMP
5 1 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
5 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (84.21%) Unix
3 9 (47.37%) AIX
3 9 (47.37%) Windows
4 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (26.32%) zOS
6 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Change Management
2 8 (42.11%) Matrix Organization
3 7 (36.84%) Process Improvement
4 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 6 (31.58%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
5 5 (26.32%) Kanban
5 5 (26.32%) Programme Delivery
5 5 (26.32%) Release Management
6 4 (21.05%) High Availability
6 4 (21.05%) Migration
6 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.79%) IT Governance
7 3 (15.79%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (5.26%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) C
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) PMO
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
2 3 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Ansible
1 3 (15.79%) Cobbler
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (5.26%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) VMware
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) Oracle
3 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
3 5 (26.32%) Veritas
4 2 (10.53%) NetApp
5 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.26%) Brocade
5 1 (5.26%) EMC
5 1 (5.26%) Google
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) Intel
5 1 (5.26%) Sun