The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Sun 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £7.19 £38.11
% change year-on-year
+278.99% -81.13%
Sun
South West

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

Vendors Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
96 106 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 40.68% 43.80% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 46 42
Median daily rate £430 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £110 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 13
Median hourly rate £17.00 £25.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +64.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.45 £48.78 £42.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Sun
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Sun Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Sun
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Sun Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Sun
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Sun.

1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Licensing
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DTS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Licensing Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Trainer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Trainer
1 1 (50.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Licensing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec