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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 51 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Sun 2 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.49% 1.56% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 3.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £313 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £393
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £52.50 £35.71
% change year-on-year
-58.57% +47.00%

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
171 154 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 41.50% 40.00% 50.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 97 71
Median daily rate £450 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £238 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Median hourly rate £18.51 £11.00 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.27% -50.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.02 £10.00 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £26.60 £36.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Servlets
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Swing
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
1 4 (100.00%) AWT
1 4 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database

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 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) AWT
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Servlets
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
1 4 (100.00%) Swing
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Sun Certification