The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank - 35 17
Contract jobs citing Sun 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon - 1.70% 1.19%
As % of the Vendors category - 3.30% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £450 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +80.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £406 £405
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +0.18%
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
London

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

Vendors Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
135 91 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 48.04% 51.70% 54.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 67 38
Median daily rate £450 £463 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +30.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £330 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £13.58 £27.78 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.13% -
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 Croydon

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Sun
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Sun Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Sun
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Sun Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Sun.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSL
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 3 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (100.00%) Information Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Use Case
1 3 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Progress
3 1 (33.33%) UML

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSL
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Information Management
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (100.00%) Use Case
1 3 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Progress