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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Certification
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank - 47 47
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.66% 1.25%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.35% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 6
Median daily rate - £475 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £440 £415
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +6.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £45.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +27.93%

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
186 222 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 50.27% 48.79% 56.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 110 142
Median daily rate £450 £423 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% -6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 8 21
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £27.50 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £44.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +105.26%

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 13 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (33.33%) Linux

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacker
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared