The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Certification
Rank 81 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.56% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.84% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£390 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £280 £375
% change year-on-year
+40.89% -25.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.73 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
154 137 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.55% 10.70% 9.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 79 47
Average daily rate £325 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £550 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 6
Average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £21.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

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 31 July 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) JUnit
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) J2EE
3 6 (66.67%) Ant
3 6 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Web Services
3 6 (66.67%) Sun
4 4 (44.44%) Web Development
4 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
4 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Gherkin
5 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) HTML5
5 3 (33.33%) Mockito
5 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (33.33%) JSF
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Internet

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (33.33%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) JUnit
2 6 (66.67%) Ant
3 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 3 (33.33%) Mockito
3 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Java Web Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) J2EE
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) XSD
3 3 (33.33%) JAXB
3 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 3 (33.33%) JSF
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) JSP
3 3 (33.33%) Servlets
3 3 (33.33%) Struts
3 3 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Sun