The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Scotland / Renfrewshire
Rank 25 - 21
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Solaris 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 1.33% - 3.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.78% - 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £340 - £336
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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 36 93 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 48.00% 65.49% 40.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 64 27
Median daily rate £400 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £271 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £445 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

Solaris
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Solaris in Renfrewshire

Solaris
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Erskine - 1 £340 -
Solaris
Scotland

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) Software Distribution
3 2 (50.00%) Server Building
3 2 (50.00%) AIX
3 2 (50.00%) Veritas
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (50.00%) Netcool
3 2 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (25.00%) JSP
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) iPlanet
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) JSP
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Server Building
1 2 (50.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) C-shell
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Korn
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Netcool
1 2 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) Veritas
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) BEA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Sun