Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 23 January 2018 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 70 69
Contract jobs citing Solaris 0 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 1.36% 1.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 7.18% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 6
West Sussex median daily rate - £370 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.68% -18.33%
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £41.50 £50.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year -17.00% - +32.89%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 221 209 320
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 21.88% 19.02% 27.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 112 217
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £370 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.62% +2.07% +9.85%
10th Percentile £110 £215 £239
90th Percentile £613 £549 £550
South East median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 19 27
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £14.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +210.34% -14.71% +7.94%
10th Percentile £13.40 £10.28 £12.30
90th Percentile £62.20 £34.00 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.18 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.19% -19.13% +25.00%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in West Sussex

Solaris
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Solaris in West Sussex

Solaris
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Solaris in West Sussex