The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 29 June 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
East of England > Suffolk
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 37 -
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk - 0.38% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Suffolk median daily rate - £220 -
East of England median daily rate £420 £350 £365
% change year-on-year +20.00% -4.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £40.60

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 Suffolk with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 13 44 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 10.24% 16.92% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 90 66
Suffolk median daily rate £190 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.66% -4.76%  
10th Percentile £150 £154 £153
90th Percentile £439 £588 £575
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +14.28% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Suffolk median hourly rate - - £17.50
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +6.06% -13.15%  

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Suffolk

Solaris
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Solaris in Suffolk

Solaris
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Solaris in Suffolk