The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 46 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Sun 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.24% 0.70% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 2.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £413 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+11.72% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £24.67 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+77.34% -10.29%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Vendors Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
118 76 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 28.30% 26.57% 32.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 50 64
Average daily rate £275 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £265 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £443 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 3 13
Average hourly rate £19.91 £30.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.63% +76.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.71 £16.40 £13.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £40.00 £17.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sun across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Sun
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Sun Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Sun
Top 19 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing Sun also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sun.

1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) XML Messaging
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing Sun also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sun. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle