The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 57 66 54
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs citing Sun 1 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.16% 0.87% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 1.62% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £575 £335 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.64% +7.20%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.88% +6.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £12.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+54.16% -56.36%
Sun
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
321 431 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 49.77% 53.81% 50.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 206 142
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £298 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 33 29
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.20 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £37.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Sun
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Sun Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Sun
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Sun Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Sun
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Sun.

1 1 (100.00%) CODA
1 1 (100.00%) Sage
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Finance

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Finance Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Finance Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Implementation Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CODA
1 1 (100.00%) Sage