Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 22 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 - 73
Rank change year-on-year - +73 -
Contract jobs citing Solaris 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.54% - 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.33% - 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Oxford median daily rate £498 - £375
10th Percentile £468 - £363
90th Percentile £517 - £388
Oxfordshire median daily rate £475 - £388
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire 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 Oxford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 172 161 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 23.31% 22.61% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 119 107
Oxford median daily rate £425 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +28.00% -30.56%
10th Percentile £177 £128 £132
90th Percentile £620 £528 £441
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £320
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 24
Oxford median hourly rate £17.77 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.16% -37.50% +42.86%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.52 £11.25
90th Percentile £74.66 £20.00 £112.45
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year -4.62% +1.56% +13.48%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Oxford

Solaris
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Solaris in Oxford

Solaris
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Solaris in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 4 (100.00%) PMI
1 4 (100.00%) PMP
1 4 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) Release Management
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Resource Allocation
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
3 2 (50.00%) Contingency Planning
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Migration Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Migration Project Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (100.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) Release Management
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 3 (75.00%) Resource Allocation
3 2 (50.00%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 4 (100.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle