The table below looks at the statistics for Sun Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun Certification over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Certification
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £458 £265
% change year-on-year
-20.03% +72.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.80
Sun Certification
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
143 154 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 31.85% 36.84% 37.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 69 89
Average daily rate £400 £380 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £299 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £505 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 35
Average hourly rate £35.50 £37.00 £22.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% +62.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.50 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £48.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sun Certification across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Sun Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Sun Certification
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region citing Sun Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sun Certification.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Sun

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region citing Sun Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sun Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sun