The first table below looks at the demand for Sun Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun Certification over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Basildon region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Certification
Rank 13 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 5.41% 3.92% -
As % of the Qualifications category 16.00% 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £201 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £319 £325
% change year-on-year
-16.92% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.80 £37.40 -
% change year-on-year
-4.27% -
Qualifications Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 33.78% 43.14% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 3
Average daily rate £120 £85 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% -69.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Average hourly rate £30.50 £38.00 £41.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.73% -7.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-13.97% -6.06%
Sun Certification
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Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sun Certification across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Sun Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Sun Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sun Certification across the Basildon region.

Sun Certification Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

Sun Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sun Certification across the Basildon region.

Sun Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing Sun Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sun Certification.

1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) XSLT
1 7 (100.00%) JAXB
1 7 (100.00%) Sun
1 7 (100.00%) UML
1 7 (100.00%) OOD
1 7 (100.00%) Web Development
2 5 (71.43%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
3 4 (57.14%) AccuRev
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Java EE
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) Servlets
5 2 (28.57%) J2EE
5 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (28.57%) Middleware
5 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
5 2 (28.57%) TopLink
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (14.29%) Degree

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing Sun Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sun Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) XSLT
1 7 (100.00%) JAXB
2 3 (42.86%) Java EE
3 2 (28.57%) Servlets
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) TopLink
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) UML
1 7 (100.00%) OOD
1 7 (100.00%) Web Development
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Sun
2 4 (57.14%) AccuRev