The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 25 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.

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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sun 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.85% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.00 £15.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+220.00% -41.17%
Sun
Surrey

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

Vendors Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
66 92 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 55.93% 52.57% 49.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 65 37
Median daily rate £413 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £235 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 2
Median hourly rate £23.00 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.62% -17.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Sun
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Sun Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Sun
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sun 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Sun.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Legato
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas File System
1 1 (100.00%) Bourne shell
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Server Patching

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bourne shell
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas File System
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Legato
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas