The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sun 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.48% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.90% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £390 £343
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +13.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £32.90 £22.13
% change year-on-year
-45.28% +48.70%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Vendors Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
111 108 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 52.86% 51.18% 48.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 76 58
Average daily rate £385 £300 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £185 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £425 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 21
Average hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +62.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Sun
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Sun Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Sun
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Sun Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Sun
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Sun 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.

1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Siebel
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (50.00%) DMZ
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Alias
1 1 (50.00%) AWK
1 1 (50.00%) PDM
1 1 (50.00%) Korn
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) sed

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Sun 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (50.00%) DMZ
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) AWK
1 1 (50.00%) Korn
1 1 (50.00%) sed
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Siebel
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Alias