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 7 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Certification
Rank 569 595 589
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -6
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 26 24 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.056% 0.047% 0.074%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.23% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 29
Median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £425 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £37.00 £40.75 £33.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.20% +22.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £37.35 £31.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £44.15 £35.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £40.75 £33.16
% change year-on-year
-9.20% +22.87%
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
9299 10477 10773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.17% 20.64% 20.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5854 6395 6163
Median daily rate £420 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 427 511 497
Median hourly rate £27.50 £26.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% +51.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +58.57%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
London +9 10 £425 -19.04%
East of England +7 5 £260 -36.58%
South East +26 4 £425 -3.40% 1
West Midlands -15 3 - - 3
North West +5 2 £525 -4.54% 1
East Midlands - 2 £345 - 1
Sun Certification
UK

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 38 (95.00%) Java
2 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (65.00%) Oracle
4 24 (60.00%) SQL
5 19 (47.50%) Sun
6 18 (45.00%) Spring
7 17 (42.50%) Unix
7 17 (42.50%) OOA/OOD
7 17 (42.50%) OO
8 15 (37.50%) XML
8 15 (37.50%) UML
9 14 (35.00%) J2EE
9 14 (35.00%) PL/SQL
10 12 (30.00%) Hibernate
11 11 (27.50%) JIRA
11 11 (27.50%) WebLogic
11 11 (27.50%) EJB
12 10 (25.00%) Web Services
12 10 (25.00%) JUnit
12 10 (25.00%) Java EE
12 10 (25.00%) Security Cleared
12 10 (25.00%) Relational Database
13 9 (22.50%) WebSphere
13 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
13 9 (22.50%) C++
13 9 (22.50%) Swing
13 9 (22.50%) SOA
14 8 (20.00%) OOD
14 8 (20.00%) Subversion
14 8 (20.00%) DV Cleared

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 11 (27.50%) WebLogic
2 9 (22.50%) WebSphere
3 8 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (17.50%) WebLogic Portal
5 5 (12.50%) JBoss
5 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
5 5 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (10.00%) GlassFish
7 2 (5.00%) Confluence
7 2 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (5.00%) Liferay
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (2.50%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
1 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) ATM
1 2 (5.00%) Broadband
1 2 (5.00%) DSLAM
1 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (5.00%) Firewall
1 2 (5.00%) LDAP
1 2 (5.00%) PPP
1 2 (5.00%) VoIP
1 2 (5.00%) VPN
1 2 (5.00%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.00%) MySQL
5 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) JIRA
2 10 (25.00%) JUnit
3 8 (20.00%) Subversion
4 5 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 5 (12.50%) PVCS
5 4 (10.00%) Eclipse RCP
5 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (7.50%) jMock
6 3 (7.50%) Maven
7 2 (5.00%) Bitbucket
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
8 1 (2.50%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Legal
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Automotive
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (80.00%) Developer
2 26 (65.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Oracle Developer
4 11 (27.50%) Senior Developer
5 10 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (17.50%) Agile Developer
6 7 (17.50%) Agile Java Developer
6 7 (17.50%) J2EE Developer
6 7 (17.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Senior Agile Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 4 (10.00%) SQL Developer
9 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Applications Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Architect
10 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
10 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) Spring
2 15 (37.50%) XML
3 14 (35.00%) J2EE
4 12 (30.00%) Hibernate
5 11 (27.50%) EJB
6 10 (25.00%) Java EE
6 10 (25.00%) Web Services
7 9 (22.50%) Swing
8 7 (17.50%) Ajax
8 7 (17.50%) HTML
8 7 (17.50%) JSF
9 6 (15.00%) CSS
10 5 (12.50%) AWT
10 5 (12.50%) JSP
10 5 (12.50%) Servlets
10 5 (12.50%) Struts
10 5 (12.50%) XSLT
11 4 (10.00%) SWT
12 3 (7.50%) jQuery
13 2 (5.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Virtual Team
3 3 (7.50%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Unix
2 6 (15.00%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Solaris
4 1 (2.50%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (42.50%) OO
2 17 (42.50%) OOA/OOD
3 15 (37.50%) UML
4 9 (22.50%) SOA
5 8 (20.00%) OOD
6 7 (17.50%) BDD
6 7 (17.50%) Defect Management
6 7 (17.50%) Scrum
6 7 (17.50%) TDD
6 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
7 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (15.00%) SDLC
8 5 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (12.50%) Multithreading
8 5 (12.50%) Programme Management
8 5 (12.50%) Web Development
9 4 (10.00%) Open Source
9 4 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
9 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 38 (95.00%) Java
2 24 (60.00%) SQL
3 14 (35.00%) PL/SQL
4 9 (22.50%) C++
4 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (15.00%) C
6 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.00%) C#
7 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) CEH
4 3 (7.50%) Degree
4 3 (7.50%) OCMJD
4 3 (7.50%) OCPJWCD
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (5.00%) CCNA
5 2 (5.00%) CCNP
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 26 (65.00%) Oracle
2 19 (47.50%) Sun
3 7 (17.50%) BEA
4 5 (12.50%) Sybase
5 2 (5.00%) HP
5 2 (5.00%) Huawei
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (5.00%) Veritas
6 1 (2.50%) Atlassian
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