The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for Solaris skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 28 - 36
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Solaris 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.10% - 0.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.76% - 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £48.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year - +21.51%  

Solaris is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 42 56 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 23.20% 26.42% 23.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 34 33
Median daily rate £338 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 5
Median hourly rate £12.75 £13.81 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.67% +6.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.99 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £30.99 £13.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire citing Solaris as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in North Yorkshire

Solaris
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Solaris in North Yorkshire

Solaris
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Middlesbrough - 2 - -
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 23 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
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