The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 29 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 Sun Microsystems, Inc.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sun 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.37% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £406 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.64% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £7.19 £38.11
% change year-on-year
+400.69% -81.13%
Sun
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
224 120 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 41.40% 34.09% 54.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 79 100
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £237 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 22
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £18.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -31.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £23.75 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Sun
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Sun Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Sun
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Sun Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Sun.

1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) Sun Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Netezza
2 1 (25.00%) Korn
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (25.00%) Simpana
2 1 (25.00%) E-business
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Validation

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) AWT
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Servlets
2 1 (25.00%) Struts
2 1 (25.00%) Swing
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) E-business
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (25.00%) OOD
1 1 (25.00%) UML
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Korn
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
1 1 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (25.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) CommVault
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Netezza
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas
2 1 (25.00%) VMware