The table below looks at the statistics for Sun Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun Certification over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Certification
Rank - 56 54
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.19% 1.03%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.98% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £280 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -34.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £460 £265
% change year-on-year
-15.80% +73.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.80
Sun Certification
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Qualifications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
57 102 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 13.10% 19.17% 20.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 52 78
Median daily rate £400 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £172 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 10
Median hourly rate £40.50 £32.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.56% -14.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.77 £21.50 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £37.75
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 Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Sun Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Sun Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Sun Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Sun Certification Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Sun Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Sun Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Sun Certification
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 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 Essex region with a requirement for Sun Certification.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) AccuRev

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) AccuRev
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++/Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sun