The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Sun 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +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
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 42.37% 35.90% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 10
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £365 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £15.77 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Sun
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Sun Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Sun.

1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) EJB
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Servlets
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) RUP
1 3 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (100.00%) JMS
1 3 (100.00%) Chordiant
1 3 (100.00%) WSDL
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 3 (100.00%) PMI
1 3 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CICS
1 3 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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 (100.00%) CICS
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) EJB
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) JMS
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Servlets
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) WSDL
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (100.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) CMMI
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) RUP
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Chordiant
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle