Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 43 -
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 0.70% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 5.66% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median daily rate - - -
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £17.50

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 35 53 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 13.67% 12.33% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 18
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £305 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.95% -14.08% +12.70%
10th Percentile £205 £106 £298
90th Percentile £425 £481 £492
West Midlands median daily rate £370 £400 £336
% change year-on-year -7.50% +18.96% +4.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 17
Staffordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £12.54 £10.75 £10.25
90th Percentile £33.35 £26.50 £18.07
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.45
% change year-on-year +3.57% -3.11% -3.67%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Staffordshire

Solaris
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Solaris in Staffordshire