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 29 May 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Certification
Rank 582 582 566
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 32 42 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.083% 0.047%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.43% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 22 13
Median daily rate £450 £442 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% +29.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £341 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £483 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £463 £265
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +74.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Sun Certification
UK

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
10476 9829 9550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.26% 19.32% 19.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6565 5728 5648
Median daily rate £407 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.45% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £543 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 349 483 489
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
West Midlands - 16 £469 - 1
East Midlands +19 10 £430 +4.87% 1
London -8 4 £420 +1.81%
Yorkshire +10 2 £450 -5.26% 2
South East -8 1 £325 -13.33% 1
South West -11 1 £500 +7.23%
Sun Certification
UK

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 57 (96.61%) Java
2 47 (79.66%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (66.10%) Oracle
4 32 (54.24%) J2EE
5 31 (52.54%) Hibernate
6 27 (45.76%) Web Services
7 25 (42.37%) Spring
8 23 (38.98%) JSP
9 22 (37.29%) Sun
9 22 (37.29%) Jenkins
10 21 (35.59%) Maven
11 20 (33.90%) OO
11 20 (33.90%) Security Cleared
12 19 (32.20%) JBoss
13 18 (30.51%) JUnit
13 18 (30.51%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (30.51%) Oracle Database
14 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
15 16 (27.12%) UML
15 16 (27.12%) Eclipse
15 16 (27.12%) Subversion
15 16 (27.12%) SC Cleared
15 16 (27.12%) WebSphere
15 16 (27.12%) JIRA
16 15 (25.42%) Apache CXF
16 15 (25.42%) OOP
16 15 (25.42%) WebLogic
16 15 (25.42%) Servlets
16 15 (25.42%) Windows
17 14 (23.73%) XML

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 (32.20%) JBoss
2 16 (27.12%) WebSphere
3 15 (25.42%) WebLogic
4 10 (16.95%) Oracle Workflow
5 8 (13.56%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (8.47%) CICS
7 3 (5.08%) GlassFish
8 2 (3.39%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (3.39%) WildFly
9 1 (1.69%) CMS
9 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) DNS
1 2 (3.39%) LDAP
1 2 (3.39%) NAS
1 2 (3.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.51%) Oracle Database
2 12 (20.34%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
3 10 (16.95%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.47%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (8.47%) DB2
5 5 (8.47%) Oracle OWB
6 4 (6.78%) MySQL
6 4 (6.78%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.39%) Big Data
7 2 (3.39%) Mnesia
7 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (37.29%) Jenkins
2 21 (35.59%) Maven
3 18 (30.51%) JUnit
4 16 (27.12%) Eclipse
4 16 (27.12%) JIRA
4 16 (27.12%) Subversion
5 14 (23.73%) ClearQuest
5 14 (23.73%) PVCS
6 12 (20.34%) Oracle Forms
7 11 (18.64%) Ant
8 10 (16.95%) Git (software)
8 10 (16.95%) Selenium
9 9 (15.25%) ClearCase
10 5 (8.47%) Artifactory
11 4 (6.78%) Toad
11 4 (6.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (5.08%) Apache Ivy
12 3 (5.08%) Checkstyle
12 3 (5.08%) QUnit
13 2 (3.39%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (13.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (84.75%) Developer
2 42 (71.19%) Java Developer
3 18 (30.51%) J2EE Developer
3 18 (30.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 12 (20.34%) Lead Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Lead Java Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Technical Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Technical Leader
8 3 (5.08%) Architect
8 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 3 (5.08%) SQL Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Java Web Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Linux Specialist
9 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Solutions Designer
9 2 (3.39%) Storage Specialist
9 2 (3.39%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (3.39%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (54.24%) J2EE
2 31 (52.54%) Hibernate
3 27 (45.76%) Web Services
4 25 (42.37%) Spring
5 23 (38.98%) JSP
6 15 (25.42%) Apache CXF
6 15 (25.42%) Servlets
7 14 (23.73%) XML
8 13 (22.03%) EJB
8 13 (22.03%) Struts
9 8 (13.56%) HTML
9 8 (13.56%) JMS
9 8 (13.56%) jQuery
10 5 (8.47%) WSDL
10 5 (8.47%) XSD
11 4 (6.78%) REST
12 3 (5.08%) JAX-RS
12 3 (5.08%) JBoss Seam
12 3 (5.08%) JSTL
12 3 (5.08%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.47%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (8.47%) Mainframe
3 5 (8.47%) PMI
4 2 (3.39%) IBM XIV
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.69%) PKI
5 1 (1.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) Windows
2 13 (22.03%) Unix
3 6 (10.17%) Linux
4 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.39%) Solaris
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (79.66%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (33.90%) OO
3 18 (30.51%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (27.12%) UML
5 15 (25.42%) OOP
6 14 (23.73%) Automated Testing
6 14 (23.73%) Defect Tracking
7 12 (20.34%) Unit Testing
8 11 (18.64%) SOA
9 10 (16.95%) ETL
9 10 (16.95%) Waterfall
9 10 (16.95%) Workflow
10 8 (13.56%) Front End Development
10 8 (13.56%) Service Management
11 7 (11.86%) Project Management
11 7 (11.86%) SDLC
11 7 (11.86%) Validation
12 5 (8.47%) Agile Project Management
12 5 (8.47%) CMMI
12 5 (8.47%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 57 (96.61%) Java
2 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
3 13 (22.03%) SQL
4 12 (20.34%) C
5 11 (18.64%) PL/SQL
6 8 (13.56%) R
7 6 (10.17%) Perl
8 5 (8.47%) Assembly Language
8 5 (8.47%) C++
8 5 (8.47%) COBOL
8 5 (8.47%) VB
9 4 (6.78%) Lua
9 4 (6.78%) PHP
10 3 (5.08%) Python
11 2 (3.39%) Erlang
11 2 (3.39%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 20 (33.90%) Security Cleared
2 16 (27.12%) SC Cleared
3 8 (13.56%) Degree
4 5 (8.47%) PMI Certification
5 4 (6.78%) DV Cleared
6 3 (5.08%) OCMJD
7 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.39%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.69%) HND
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.39%) KVM
1 2 (3.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (66.10%) Oracle
2 22 (37.29%) Sun
3 7 (11.86%) IBM
4 5 (8.47%) Chordiant
5 3 (5.08%) Sybase
6 2 (3.39%) BEA
6 2 (3.39%) Cisco
6 2 (3.39%) Dell
6 2 (3.39%) F5
6 2 (3.39%) HP
6 2 (3.39%) Intel
6 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.39%) Veritas
6 2 (3.39%) VMware
7 1 (1.69%) Endeca
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