Period
to 31 March 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 31 March 2020 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 87 153 119
Rank change year-on-year +66 -34 -40
Contract jobs citing Solaris 9 3 36
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Surrey 0.65% 0.10% 1.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.35% 0.59% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 16
Median daily rate £425 £575 £479
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.09% +20.17% +15.93%
10th Percentile £413 £533 £428
90th Percentile £548 £588 £622
South East median daily rate £525 £500 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £49.50

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 Surrey with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 269 511 639
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 19.52% 17.69% 21.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 311 405
Median daily rate £386 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.12% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £133 £163 £131
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £390 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -5.45% +3.13% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 41 37
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -23.26% +16.22%
10th Percentile £11.80 £11.17 £12.90
90th Percentile £51.30 £51.25 £51.45
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% -8.57% +9.38%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Surrey

Solaris
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Solaris in Surrey.

Daily rate trend for Solaris in Surrey

Solaris
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Solaris in Surrey over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Solaris in Surrey

Solaris
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Solaris in Surrey.

Hourly rate trend for Solaris in Surrey

Solaris
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 31 March 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Epsom - 4 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £550 -
Solaris
South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 8 (88.89%) Unix
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) Sun
3 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) AWS
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Maven
5 3 (33.33%) Informatica
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) ETL
5 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (33.33%) OLTP
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) Artifactory
6 2 (22.22%) Xamarin
6 2 (22.22%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (22.22%) Ansible
6 2 (22.22%) Docker
6 2 (22.22%) DevOps
6 2 (22.22%) Kibana
6 2 (22.22%) Ionic Framework

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Azure
2 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (22.22%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (33.33%) OLTP
4 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Maven
2 2 (22.22%) Artifactory
2 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) JUnit
2 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) DBA
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Integration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Unix DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Camel
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (22.22%) Flutter
1 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
1 2 (22.22%) Ionic Framework
1 2 (22.22%) LDAP
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
1 2 (22.22%) Node.js
1 2 (22.22%) TIBCO EMS
1 2 (22.22%) WireMock
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (11.11%) Java EE
2 1 (11.11%) JAXB
2 1 (11.11%) JAX-WS
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Unix
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (33.33%) ETL
2 3 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Kanban
3 2 (22.22%) Microservices
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Development
3 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
3 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Leadership
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Apple Swift
2 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) XPath
3 1 (11.11%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Docker
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Grafana
1 2 (22.22%) Kibana
1 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
1 2 (22.22%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Sun
3 3 (33.33%) Informatica
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) Splunk
4 2 (22.22%) TIBCO
4 2 (22.22%) Xamarin