The table below looks at the statistics for Sun Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun Certification over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Certification
Rank 54 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.21% 1.61% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 3.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Median daily rate £500 £470 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £466 £265
% change year-on-year
-3.48% +75.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Sun Certification
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
285 217 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 59.62% 49.77% 37.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 114 74
Median daily rate £405 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 19
Median hourly rate £27.50 £43.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.78% +8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £27.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £47.50 £42.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Sun Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Sun Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Sun Certification Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Sun Certification
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Sun Certification.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 5 (100.00%) Sun
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Lua
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Release Management
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Ivy
2 4 (80.00%) Ant
3 3 (60.00%) JBoss
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Big Data
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Content Management
5 1 (20.00%) CMS

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (60.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (80.00%) Ant
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Ivy
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) Lua
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Sun