The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sony products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sony over the 3 months to 6 December 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 the Sony Corporation.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sony
Rank - 610 625
Contract jobs citing Sony 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.010% 0.006%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.024% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £415 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £415 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Sony
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21364 21269 23061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.37% 42.49% 44.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13155 12664 13871
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 808 898 1139
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Sony
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Sony Jobs Demand Trend in England

Sony
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Sony Daily Rate Trend in England

Sony
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Sony Hourly Rate Trend in England

Sony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sony 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 England region with a requirement for Sony.

1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) Project Management
4 4 (57.14%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Internet
4 4 (57.14%) Migration
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) J2EE
4 4 (57.14%) Unix
4 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
4 4 (57.14%) JIRA
4 4 (57.14%) Selenium
4 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Data Migration
4 4 (57.14%) Mingle
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Defect Management
4 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Adobe Analytics

Sony
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
1 2 (28.57%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Mingle
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (28.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) TestDirector
2 2 (28.57%) Toad
2 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Test Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Information Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) J2EE
2 4 (57.14%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) Flash
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Data Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Defect Management
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Content Management
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CISA
2 1 (14.29%) CISM
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) ISO27002
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Sage
2 2 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (28.57%) Siebel