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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Certification
Rank 553 553 554
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 35 30 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.059% 0.031%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 0.31% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.73 -
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 England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10232 9560 8563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.03% 18.68% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6236 5510 4762
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 490 402 444
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £13.36 £12.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.00 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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
South West +6 8 £450 +5.88%
London -13 7 £450 +11.80% 1
South East -19 6 £363 -3.33%
East of England -5 5 - -
Yorkshire - 3 £475 - 1
North West - 3 £525 - 1
West Midlands - 2 - -
East Midlands -5 1 - -
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Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 67 (88.16%) Java
2 44 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (53.95%) Sun
4 40 (52.63%) J2EE
5 36 (47.37%) JavaScript
6 30 (39.47%) Oracle
7 28 (36.84%) SQL
7 28 (36.84%) UNIX
8 23 (30.26%) Maven
8 23 (30.26%) Security Cleared
9 20 (26.32%) Ant
9 20 (26.32%) HTML
10 19 (25.00%) DV Cleared
10 19 (25.00%) Spring
11 17 (22.37%) E-Commerce
11 17 (22.37%) Subversion
12 16 (21.05%) Perl
12 16 (21.05%) OO
12 16 (21.05%) CSS
13 15 (19.74%) PHP
13 15 (19.74%) ClearCase
13 15 (19.74%) Python
13 15 (19.74%) Release Management
13 15 (19.74%) Lua
13 15 (19.74%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (19.74%) Apache Ivy
14 14 (18.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 14 (18.42%) Scrum
15 13 (17.11%) Hibernate
15 13 (17.11%) Web Services

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 10 (13.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (7.89%) WebLogic
2 6 (7.89%) JBoss
3 3 (3.95%) Apache
3 3 (3.95%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.95%) GlassFish
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (7.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) Firewall
2 6 (7.89%) xDSL
2 6 (7.89%) DSLAM
2 6 (7.89%) ATM
2 6 (7.89%) Broadband
2 6 (7.89%) VoIP
2 6 (7.89%) Ethernet
2 6 (7.89%) PPP
2 6 (7.89%) VPN
3 5 (6.58%) DNS
3 5 (6.58%) SAN
3 5 (6.58%) LDAP
4 3 (3.95%) SSL
5 1 (1.32%) NAS
5 1 (1.32%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.89%) MySQL
3 5 (6.58%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.32%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (30.26%) Maven
2 20 (26.32%) Ant
3 17 (22.37%) Subversion
4 15 (19.74%) Apache Ivy
4 15 (19.74%) ClearCase
5 14 (18.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 10 (13.16%) Jenkins
7 8 (10.53%) Eclipse
8 7 (9.21%) JUnit
9 6 (7.89%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (3.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (3.95%) Eclipse RCP
11 2 (2.63%) QUnit
11 2 (2.63%) Checkstyle
11 2 (2.63%) Selenium
12 1 (1.32%) SonarQube
General
1 10 (13.16%) Publishing
2 8 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.26%) Finance
4 3 (3.95%) Banking
4 3 (3.95%) Retail
4 3 (3.95%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (72.37%) Developer
2 33 (43.42%) Java Developer
3 8 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 7 (9.21%) Hybris Developer
5 6 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Applications Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Consultant
9 2 (2.63%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Architect
9 2 (2.63%) Management Consultant
9 2 (2.63%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Platform Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Senior Applications Developer
9 2 (2.63%) J2EE Developer
10 1 (1.32%) Network Support Engineer
10 1 (1.32%) Technical Specialist
10 1 (1.32%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (52.63%) J2EE
2 20 (26.32%) HTML
3 19 (25.00%) Spring
4 16 (21.05%) CSS
5 13 (17.11%) Web Services
5 13 (17.11%) Hibernate
6 11 (14.47%) jQuery
7 10 (13.16%) HTML5
7 10 (13.16%) CSS3
8 9 (11.84%) Java EE
8 9 (11.84%) EJB
8 9 (11.84%) Servlets
8 9 (11.84%) SOAP
9 8 (10.53%) JSP
10 6 (7.89%) XML
10 6 (7.89%) JMS
10 6 (7.89%) Ajax
11 5 (6.58%) JSTL
11 5 (6.58%) Struts
12 4 (5.26%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.95%) EqualLogic
3 3 (3.95%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (2.63%) GIS
4 2 (2.63%) Clustering
4 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.32%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 28 (36.84%) UNIX
2 13 (17.11%) Linux
3 9 (11.84%) Windows
4 8 (10.53%) Solaris
5 5 (6.58%) AIX
6 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.32%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.37%) E-Commerce
3 16 (21.05%) OO
4 15 (19.74%) Release Management
4 15 (19.74%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (18.42%) Scrum
6 10 (13.16%) Content Management
6 10 (13.16%) Unit Testing
6 10 (13.16%) Mobile Development
7 9 (11.84%) User Stories
7 9 (11.84%) Test Scripting
8 8 (10.53%) Mentoring
9 6 (7.89%) Multithreading
9 6 (7.89%) MVC
9 6 (7.89%) B2B
9 6 (7.89%) B2C
10 5 (6.58%) Project Management
10 5 (6.58%) Waterfall
10 5 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (6.58%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (88.16%) Java
2 36 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 28 (36.84%) SQL
4 16 (21.05%) Perl
5 15 (19.74%) PHP
5 15 (19.74%) Python
5 15 (19.74%) Lua
6 11 (14.47%) PL/SQL
7 6 (7.89%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.89%) Ruby
8 4 (5.26%) BeanShell
8 4 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (30.26%) Security Cleared
2 19 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 13 (17.11%) Degree
4 9 (11.84%) OCPJP
5 7 (9.21%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (7.89%) CCNP
6 6 (7.89%) CCNA
6 6 (7.89%) SCSA
7 4 (5.26%) SC Cleared
7 4 (5.26%) OCMJD
8 2 (2.63%) CISSP
8 2 (2.63%) OCPJWCD
8 2 (2.63%) HND
9 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.32%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) WAI
2 2 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.32%) vSphere
2 1 (1.32%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) Tivoli
1 4 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.32%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.32%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (1.32%) SCOM
2 1 (1.32%) OpenView
2 1 (1.32%) Legato
Vendors
1 41 (53.95%) Sun
2 30 (39.47%) Oracle
3 12 (15.79%) HP
4 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
4 10 (13.16%) Adobe
5 8 (10.53%) hybris
6 7 (9.21%) Veritas
6 7 (9.21%) Sybase
7 6 (7.89%) Huawei
8 5 (6.58%) IBM
9 4 (5.26%) Apple
10 3 (3.95%) Dell
11 2 (2.63%) EMC
11 2 (2.63%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (2.63%) SAP
11 2 (2.63%) VMware
11 2 (2.63%) Endeca
11 2 (2.63%) Novell
12 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.32%) Cisco
Lytham St Annes
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago