The first table below looks at the demand for Sun Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun Certification over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Edinburgh region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Certification
Rank 80 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.078% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.79% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £319 £325
% change year-on-year
-16.92% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.80 £37.40 -
% change year-on-year
-4.27% -
Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
126 74 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.81% 9.83% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 41 47
Average daily rate £303 £320 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.46% -4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £156 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 10
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £25.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 - £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 - £36.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
Sun Certification
Scotland

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Sun Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Sun Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Sun Certification Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Sun Certification 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 Certification.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) OCPJP
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (50.00%) Google Maps API
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) Facebook
2 1 (50.00%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Sun Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Google Maps API
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Facebook
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago