The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 24 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sun 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.75% - 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 1.35% - 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£500 - £704
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +46.34%
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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 Canary Wharf region.

Vendors Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
74 49 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 55.64% 38.28% 35.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 31 110
Average daily rate £500 £525 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £775 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £28.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.89%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Sun
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Sun Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Sun
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Sun Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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Top 11 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Database Mirroring

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL