Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 88 95
Rank change year-on-year -23 +7 +2
Contract jobs citing Solaris 8 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.46% 0.47% 1.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.20% 2.01% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 - £381
10th Percentile £300 - £322
90th Percentile £554 - £398
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 - £381
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 364 298 475
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 20.98% 23.35% 24.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 136 170
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £213
90th Percentile £500 £531 £532
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £389 £375
% change year-on-year -9.97% +3.67% +16.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 20 38
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.75 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.41% -3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £11.59 £11.45 £9.50
90th Percentile £21.00 £16.24 £21.13
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +11.11%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) DevOps
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) VMware
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (62.50%) HP
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) Sun
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 5 (62.50%) SCCM
4 5 (62.50%) SCOM
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Vista
5 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 4 (50.00%) Open Source
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) IIS
5 4 (50.00%) Citrix
5 4 (50.00%) SAN
6 3 (37.50%) Clustering
6 3 (37.50%) Banking
6 3 (37.50%) Firewall
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification

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 4 (50.00%) IIS
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) IBM Domino
3 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) Office 365
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) LDAP
2 3 (37.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (25.00%) Big Data
3 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Architect
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) HTML5
1 2 (25.00%) Laravel
1 2 (25.00%) Node.js
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) YAML
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Vista
5 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (25.00%) AIX
6 2 (25.00%) Android
6 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (12.50%) CentOS
7 1 (12.50%) SUSE
7 1 (12.50%) Unix
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Open Source
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
4 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
5 2 (25.00%) Workflow
6 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Network Management
6 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) MCITP
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) CCSP
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) Docker
4 1 (12.50%) vCloud
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM
1 5 (62.50%) SCOM
2 3 (37.50%) Ansible
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (37.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) CFEngine
3 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (12.50%) Puppet
3 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
3 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
3 1 (12.50%) Unicenter
3 1 (12.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) HP
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Sun
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) StorageTek
4 2 (25.00%) Apple
5 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
5 1 (12.50%) CA
5 1 (12.50%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) Infoblox
5 1 (12.50%) Lotus
5 1 (12.50%) NetApp
5 1 (12.50%) Nimsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) SunGard