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 24 February 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Certification
UK / England
Rank 556 584 557
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -27
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 23 28 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.059% 0.088%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.28% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 32
Median daily rate £425 £325 £467
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -30.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £496 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £325 £415
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -21.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £40.50 - £35.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 - £35.71

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
8689 10160 9646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.75% 21.30% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5537 6394 5594
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £573 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 418 401 452
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +70.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.73 £41.90 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.26% +86.22%

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Sun Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sun Certification within the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +27 9 £450 -7.69% 2
South East +15 5 £425 +30.76%
West Midlands +7 4 £484 +48.92% 2
East of England - 3 - -
East Midlands -1 2 £360 +15.20% 1
Sun Certification
UK

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sun Certification 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 Sun Certification.

1 43 (93.48%) Java
2 41 (89.13%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (80.43%) Oracle
4 34 (73.91%) SQL
5 33 (71.74%) Spring
6 26 (56.52%) PL/SQL
7 25 (54.35%) Hibernate
8 24 (52.17%) XML
9 21 (45.65%) OOA/OOD
9 21 (45.65%) OO
10 20 (43.48%) SOA
11 19 (41.30%) Java EE
11 19 (41.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 17 (36.96%) Subversion
12 17 (36.96%) UML
12 17 (36.96%) Sun
13 16 (34.78%) TDD
13 16 (34.78%) JIRA
14 15 (32.61%) Scrum
15 14 (30.43%) SDLC
16 13 (28.26%) Web Services
16 13 (28.26%) J2EE
16 13 (28.26%) JUnit
17 12 (26.09%) WebLogic
17 12 (26.09%) EJB
18 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
18 11 (23.91%) Computer Science
18 11 (23.91%) Enterprise Architecture
19 10 (21.74%) JSF
19 10 (21.74%) Ajax

Sun Certification
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 19 (41.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (26.09%) WebLogic
3 10 (21.74%) WebLogic Portal
4 9 (19.57%) JBoss
5 6 (13.04%) WebSphere
6 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
7 4 (8.70%) Confluence
7 4 (8.70%) Liferay
7 4 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (6.52%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (4.35%) GlassFish
10 1 (2.17%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
1 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) LDAP
2 2 (4.35%) ATM
2 2 (4.35%) Broadband
2 2 (4.35%) DSLAM
2 2 (4.35%) Ethernet
2 2 (4.35%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) PPP
2 2 (4.35%) VoIP
2 2 (4.35%) VPN
2 2 (4.35%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) Oracle Database
1 10 (21.74%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
3 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (36.96%) Subversion
2 16 (34.78%) JIRA
3 13 (28.26%) JUnit
4 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
5 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
5 6 (13.04%) Maven
6 5 (10.87%) PVCS
7 4 (8.70%) Bitbucket
8 3 (6.52%) jMock
9 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
9 2 (4.35%) Eclipse RCP
9 2 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (2.17%) Mockito
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Legal
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Automotive
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (91.30%) Developer
2 35 (76.09%) Java Developer
3 14 (30.43%) Senior Developer
4 13 (28.26%) Oracle Developer
4 13 (28.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (21.74%) Agile Developer
5 10 (21.74%) Agile Java Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Senior Agile Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 6 (13.04%) J2EE Developer
7 6 (13.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 6 (13.04%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 6 (13.04%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Architect
9 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL Developer
9 3 (6.52%) SQL Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Applications Developer
10 2 (4.35%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (71.74%) Spring
2 25 (54.35%) Hibernate
3 24 (52.17%) XML
4 19 (41.30%) Java EE
5 13 (28.26%) J2EE
5 13 (28.26%) Web Services
6 12 (26.09%) EJB
7 10 (21.74%) Ajax
7 10 (21.74%) JSF
7 10 (21.74%) XSLT
8 9 (19.57%) REST
9 7 (15.22%) SOAP
10 6 (13.04%) HTML
10 6 (13.04%) JPA
10 6 (13.04%) Swing
10 6 (13.04%) XSD
11 4 (8.70%) AWT
11 4 (8.70%) CSS
11 4 (8.70%) JMS
11 4 (8.70%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.39%) Virtual Team
3 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Unix
2 5 (10.87%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Solaris
4 1 (2.17%) Windows
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (89.13%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (45.65%) OO
2 21 (45.65%) OOA/OOD
3 20 (43.48%) SOA
4 17 (36.96%) UML
5 16 (34.78%) TDD
6 15 (32.61%) Scrum
7 14 (30.43%) SDLC
8 11 (23.91%) Enterprise Architecture
9 10 (21.74%) BDD
9 10 (21.74%) Defect Management
9 10 (21.74%) Unit Testing
10 8 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (17.39%) Customer Requirements
10 8 (17.39%) Multithreading
10 8 (17.39%) Programme Management
11 7 (15.22%) OOD
11 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
12 6 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (13.04%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 43 (93.48%) Java
2 34 (73.91%) SQL
3 26 (56.52%) PL/SQL
4 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.87%) C++
5 5 (10.87%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.35%) C
6 2 (4.35%) C#
6 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) Degree
4 3 (6.52%) OCMJD
4 3 (6.52%) OCPJWCD
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (4.35%) CCNA
5 2 (4.35%) CCNP
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) SLA
Vendors
1 37 (80.43%) Oracle
2 17 (36.96%) Sun
3 10 (21.74%) BEA
4 3 (6.52%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.35%) HP
5 2 (4.35%) Huawei
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.35%) ServiceNow
5 2 (4.35%) Sybase
5 2 (4.35%) Veritas
6 1 (2.17%) MuleSoft
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