The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sony products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sony over the 3 months to 25 August 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 the Sony Corporation.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sony
Rank 170 208 204
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -4
Contract jobs citing Sony 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.028% 0.036% 0.017%
As % of the Vendors category 0.066% 0.082% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £351 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £195
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Sony
London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1513 2438 2677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.04% 44.24% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1148 1803 1832
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 52 60
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Sony
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Sony Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Sony
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sony across the City of London region.

Sony Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Sony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sony 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 City of London region with a requirement for Sony.

1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) BCP
1 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (50.00%) Autodesk
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista

Sony
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) BCP
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Remediation Plan
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) ISO27002
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) KVM
1 1 (50.00%) StorNext
1 1 (50.00%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Autodesk