The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Sun Microsystems, Inc.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun
Essex / Basildon
Rank 19 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing Sun 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 7.14% 6.06% 2.08%
As % of the Vendors category 8.33% 18.18% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £361
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £50.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-33.00% +42.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Vendors Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
48 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 85.71% 33.33% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 4 4
Median daily rate £400 £455 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.08% -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Median hourly rate £34.25 £38.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.03% +6.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basildon region citing Sun as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Sun
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Sun Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

Sun
Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Sun Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

Sun
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sun also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Basildon region with a requirement for Sun.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) PVCS
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) PVCS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle