The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank - 71 66
Contract jobs citing Sun 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.13% 0.83%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.28% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £380 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.00 £12.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+300.00% -52.94%
Sun
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
257 362 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 44.54% 46.47% 52.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 197 168
Median daily rate £350 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 45 33
Median hourly rate £17.00 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Sun
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Sun Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Sun
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Sun Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Sun
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Sun.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) WorldPay
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WorldPay