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 1 May 2016 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank - 120 115
Contract jobs citing Sun 0 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.28% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.57% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Average daily rate - £425 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.49%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £386 £390
% change year-on-year
-2.91% -0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 £18.00 £32.90
% change year-on-year
+183.33% -45.28%
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
1307 1394 1324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.34% 48.76% 49.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 697 708 618
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 46 56
Average hourly rate £13.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.94% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £16.50 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £39.00 £27.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) StorageTek
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
1 3 (100.00%) Brocade
1 3 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) EMC Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) SAN Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) SAN Support
1 3 (100.00%) Storage Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Storage Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Brocade
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) StorageTek
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