The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Sun Microsystems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank - - 25
Contract jobs citing Sun 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester - - 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category - - 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.11 £20.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+90.56% -27.27%
Sun
Gloucestershire

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

Vendors Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
59 30 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 52.21% 55.56% 42.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 15 32
Average daily rate £390 £200 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.00% -42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £117 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £464 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 1
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +61.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sun across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Sun
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Sun Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester region citing Sun 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.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) PVCS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase ASE
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Database Security
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester region citing Sun 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase ASE
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) PVCS
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Database Security
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft