Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 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
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 - 56
Rank change year-on-year - +56 -10
Contract jobs citing Solaris 10 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.15% - 1.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.15% - 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 8
Nottingham median daily rate £325 - £261
10th Percentile £290 - £242
90th Percentile £429 - £280
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £325 - £261
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottingham median hourly rate - - -
Nottinghamshire 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 Nottingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Nottingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 194 143 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 22.32% 16.23% 19.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 83 82
Nottingham median daily rate £375 £425 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +23.19% +6.15%
10th Percentile £224 £313 £216
90th Percentile £560 £520 £475
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 £425 £340
% change year-on-year -11.76% +25.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 22
Nottingham median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +6.12% -5.77%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.00 £9.55
90th Percentile £25.00 £20.96 £16.53
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year +1.69% +13.46% -

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Nottingham

Solaris
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Solaris in Nottingham

Solaris
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in Nottingham over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Solaris in Nottingham

Solaris
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Solaris in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 21 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 9 (90.00%) Unix
1 9 (90.00%) AIX
2 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle
3 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 7 (70.00%) Apache
3 7 (70.00%) Sun
3 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (70.00%) Firewall
4 6 (60.00%) iPlanet
4 6 (60.00%) SUSE
4 6 (60.00%) Clustering
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 6 (60.00%) HP
4 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (60.00%) HPUX
4 6 (60.00%) JBoss
4 6 (60.00%) WebLogic
4 6 (60.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (60.00%) F5
5 5 (50.00%) High Availability
5 5 (50.00%) J2EE
6 4 (40.00%) Windows
6 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (30.00%) ITIL
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 7 (70.00%) Apache
2 6 (60.00%) iPlanet
2 6 (60.00%) JBoss
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (60.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (30.00%) MQSeries
4 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (10.00%) IIS
4 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (10.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) FCoE
4 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (20.00%) NAS
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Solaris Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Unix Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Solaris Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) C Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Unix Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) AIX
1 9 (90.00%) Unix
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) HPUX
3 6 (60.00%) SUSE
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (50.00%) High Availability
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
5 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (20.00%) C
1 2 (20.00%) C-shell
1 2 (20.00%) Korn
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
1 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) MCITP
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) KVM
2 2 (20.00%) Samba
2 2 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) OpenView
1 1 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (70.00%) Sun
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) F5
3 6 (60.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) PlateSpin
5 2 (20.00%) Veritas
6 1 (10.00%) Borland
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) Cognos
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) Opsware
6 1 (10.00%) StorageTek