The table below looks at the statistics for Sun Certification in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun Certification over the 3 months to 25 November 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.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Certification
Rank 556 534 513
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -21
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 36 17 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.036% 0.075%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 0.21% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 5 29
Average daily rate
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£450 £380 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -15.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £35.18 £35.00 £32.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.50% +6.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £35.00 £32.97
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +6.17%
Sun Certification
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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 England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10717 8126 8515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.60% 17.14% 17.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6116 4644 4498
Average daily rate £394 £375 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 473 346 548
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.53 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.13% -17.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -20.00%

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Sun Certification Jobs Demand Trend in England

Sun Certification
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Sun Certification Daily Rate Trend in England

Sun Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sun Certification across the England region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Sun Certification Daily Rate Histogram in England

Sun Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Sun Certification Hourly Rate Trend in England

Sun Certification
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sun Certification within the England region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England -4 12 £300 - 2
South West - 9 £475 -
London -2 7 £475 +25.00% 2
South East - 6 £450 -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
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Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 65 (98.48%) Java
2 36 (54.55%) Sun
3 35 (53.03%) XML
4 33 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 33 (50.00%) SQL
4 33 (50.00%) UNIX
5 32 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (45.45%) Oracle
7 27 (40.91%) Maven
8 24 (36.36%) Spring
9 23 (34.85%) J2EE
10 22 (33.33%) HTML
10 22 (33.33%) Web Services
11 19 (28.79%) Subversion
11 19 (28.79%) Hibernate
12 18 (27.27%) Servlets
12 18 (27.27%) XSLT
12 18 (27.27%) Ant
13 17 (25.76%) Shell Script
14 15 (22.73%) JUnit
14 15 (22.73%) Linux
14 15 (22.73%) OO
14 15 (22.73%) Unit Testing
14 15 (22.73%) Security Cleared
15 13 (19.70%) Web Development
15 13 (19.70%) JSON
16 12 (18.18%) OOD
16 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
16 12 (18.18%) Finance
17 11 (16.67%) UML

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 8 (12.12%) Tomcat
2 7 (10.61%) Adobe CQ
3 6 (9.09%) MQSeries
4 3 (4.55%) JBoss
5 2 (3.03%) Jetty
5 2 (3.03%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.03%) CMS
5 2 (3.03%) Apache
6 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.52%) Documentum
6 1 (1.52%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (1.52%) Liferay
6 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.52%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Force.com
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) SAN
2 8 (12.12%) Reverse Proxy
2 8 (12.12%) Firewall
2 8 (12.12%) TCP/IP
2 8 (12.12%) VPN
2 8 (12.12%) DNS
3 6 (9.09%) HTTP
4 5 (7.58%) Internet
5 1 (1.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.64%) Oracle Database
3 8 (12.12%) NoSQL
3 8 (12.12%) MySQL
4 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.52%) DB2
6 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (40.91%) Maven
2 19 (28.79%) Subversion
3 18 (27.27%) Ant
4 15 (22.73%) JUnit
5 10 (15.15%) Apache Ivy
5 10 (15.15%) ClearCase
5 10 (15.15%) Eclipse
5 10 (15.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (10.61%) Jenkins
7 6 (9.09%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Log4j
9 3 (4.55%) Selenium
10 2 (3.03%) LoadRunner
11 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.52%) Artifactory
11 1 (1.52%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 12 (18.18%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.58%) Retail
3 4 (6.06%) Banking
4 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.55%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.52%) Automotive
5 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.52%) French Language
Job Titles
1 55 (83.33%) Developer
2 30 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (10.61%) J2EE Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Architect
6 4 (6.06%) C++ Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.55%) SQL Developer
7 3 (4.55%) ScrumMaster
8 2 (3.03%) Flex Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Flex Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Test Architect
8 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Technical Leader
8 2 (3.03%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.03%) Web Developer
9 1 (1.52%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.52%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (53.03%) XML
2 24 (36.36%) Spring
3 23 (34.85%) J2EE
4 22 (33.33%) HTML
4 22 (33.33%) Web Services
5 19 (28.79%) Hibernate
6 18 (27.27%) Servlets
6 18 (27.27%) XSLT
7 13 (19.70%) JSON
8 10 (15.15%) jQuery
8 10 (15.15%) Struts
8 10 (15.15%) CSS
9 9 (13.64%) SOAP
9 9 (13.64%) REST
10 7 (10.61%) Ajax
11 6 (9.09%) JSP
11 6 (9.09%) JAXB
12 5 (7.58%) JMS
12 5 (7.58%) SAML
12 5 (7.58%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Replication
2 6 (9.09%) Web 2.0
3 5 (7.58%) Smart Meter
4 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.03%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.52%) Clustering
6 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.52%) Open Source
6 1 (1.52%) Social Media
6 1 (1.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 33 (50.00%) UNIX
2 15 (22.73%) Linux
3 9 (13.64%) Windows
4 6 (9.09%) Solaris
5 5 (7.58%) HPUX
6 1 (1.52%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.73%) OO
2 15 (22.73%) Unit Testing
3 13 (19.70%) Web Development
4 12 (18.18%) OOD
5 11 (16.67%) UML
5 11 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (16.67%) Release Management
6 8 (12.12%) Configuration Management
7 7 (10.61%) Content Management
7 7 (10.61%) Scrum
8 6 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 5 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (6.06%) DevOps
11 3 (4.55%) User Stories
11 3 (4.55%) Test Scripting
12 2 (3.03%) Performance Testing
12 2 (3.03%) Test Strategy
12 2 (3.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (98.48%) Java
2 33 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 33 (50.00%) SQL
3 17 (25.76%) Shell Script
4 10 (15.15%) Lua
4 10 (15.15%) Python
4 10 (15.15%) Perl
4 10 (15.15%) PHP
4 10 (15.15%) PL/SQL
5 8 (12.12%) PowerShell
6 7 (10.61%) C++
7 5 (7.58%) XPath
8 4 (6.06%) Bash Shell
8 4 (6.06%) Ruby
9 2 (3.03%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.64%) Degree
2 9 (13.64%) DV Cleared
3 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.06%) OCPJP
5 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (6.06%) Hyper-V
1 4 (6.06%) KVM
2 1 (1.52%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) Puppet
1 8 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (54.55%) Sun
2 30 (45.45%) Oracle
3 11 (16.67%) AccuRev
4 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.58%) IBM
5 5 (7.58%) Interwoven
6 4 (6.06%) HP
7 3 (4.55%) Adobe
8 2 (3.03%) ForgeRock
8 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (3.03%) Sybase
9 1 (1.52%) Google
9 1 (1.52%) Facebook
9 1 (1.52%) Twitter
9 1 (1.52%) hybris
9 1 (1.52%) Sitecore
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