The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 109 124 123
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -1
Contract jobs citing Sun 12 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.50% 0.31% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 0.63% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £343 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% -27.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £23.75 £19.29
% change year-on-year
+89.47% +23.15%
Sun
South East

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1100 1273 1654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 45.40% 49.65% 52.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 513 518 562
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £208 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 48 49
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Sun
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Sun Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Sun
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Sun Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Sun
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
Sun
South East

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 17 (80.95%) UNIX
1 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 16 (76.19%) Solaris
3 15 (71.43%) Perl
3 15 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 15 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (61.90%) Finance
5 12 (57.14%) Oracle
6 11 (52.38%) Windows
7 10 (47.62%) Java
7 10 (47.62%) SOAP
7 10 (47.62%) NFS
7 10 (47.62%) Telecoms
8 9 (42.86%) Citrix
8 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (42.86%) DNS
8 9 (42.86%) Cisco
8 9 (42.86%) CCNA
8 9 (42.86%) Juniper
8 9 (42.86%) Banking
8 9 (42.86%) Redknee
8 9 (42.86%) JNCIA
8 9 (42.86%) Mobile App
9 8 (38.10%) IBM
10 7 (33.33%) SQL
10 7 (33.33%) RHCE
11 6 (28.57%) AWK
11 6 (28.57%) Tivoli
11 6 (28.57%) Shell Script
11 6 (28.57%) SQLPlus

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 (4.76%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) NAS
3 1 (4.76%) LDAP
3 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQLPlus
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) Telecoms
3 9 (42.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Project Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Project Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) DBA
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Management Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) SOAP
2 1 (4.76%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (4.76%) Middleware
2 1 (4.76%) SPML
2 1 (4.76%) SailPoint
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) JSP
2 1 (4.76%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) UNIX
1 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 16 (76.19%) Solaris
3 15 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (52.38%) Windows
5 6 (28.57%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (9.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) ERP
1 3 (14.29%) Change Management
1 3 (14.29%) Database Tuning
2 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.76%) Network Design
3 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
3 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Perl
2 10 (47.62%) Java
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 6 (28.57%) AWK
4 6 (28.57%) Korn
4 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.76%) BeanShell
5 1 (4.76%) VB
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) CCNA
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (42.86%) JNCIA
2 7 (33.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) NFS
2 6 (28.57%) Xen
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Tivoli
1 6 (28.57%) Puppet
1 6 (28.57%) Cobbler
2 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Storage Server
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 12 (57.14%) Oracle
3 9 (42.86%) Cisco
3 9 (42.86%) Redknee
3 9 (42.86%) Citrix
3 9 (42.86%) Juniper
4 8 (38.10%) IBM
5 3 (14.29%) Intel
6 2 (9.52%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) EMC
7 1 (4.76%) Sybase
7 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (4.76%) SAP
7 1 (4.76%) NetApp
7 1 (4.76%) Novell
7 1 (4.76%) Veritas
7 1 (4.76%) Fujitsu
7 1 (4.76%) Egenera
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