The table below looks at the statistics for Sun Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun Certification over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Certification
Rank 133 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.54% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £458 £270 £319
% change year-on-year
+69.62% -15.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.80 £34.20
% change year-on-year
+9.63% +4.67%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
741 642 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.22% 22.87% 20.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 278 175
Average daily rate £375 £365 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 28 14
Average hourly rate £24.75 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.67% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £13.76 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £171.25 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Sun Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Sun Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Sun Certification Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Sun Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Sun Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) SCSA
2 3 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Huawei
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) DSLAM
2 3 (75.00%) Sun
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) ATM
2 3 (75.00%) Broadband
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (75.00%) PPP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Veritas
2 3 (75.00%) xDSL
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) xDSL
2 3 (75.00%) DSLAM
2 3 (75.00%) ATM
2 3 (75.00%) Broadband
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (75.00%) PPP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Solaris
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) SCSA
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Veritas
2 3 (75.00%) Huawei
2 3 (75.00%) Sun
2 3 (75.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) IBM