The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sony products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sony over the 3 months to 26 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 the Sony Corporation.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sony
Rank 409 430 421
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Contract jobs citing Sony 11 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.052% 0.026% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.058% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £340 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £185 £195
% change year-on-year
- -5.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Sony
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8801 10270 10253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.22% 44.09% 43.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6070 6789 6582
Median daily rate £450 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 250 207
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £52.17 £32.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

Sony
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Sony Jobs Demand Trend in London

Sony
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Sony Daily Rate Trend in London

Sony
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Sony Hourly Rate Trend in London

Sony
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sony within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +41 1 £340 - 1
Sony
England

Sony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sony 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 London region with a requirement for Sony.

1 13 (72.22%) Adobe
2 12 (66.67%) Apple
2 12 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 12 (66.67%) Xsan
2 12 (66.67%) StorNext
3 10 (55.56%) Windows
3 10 (55.56%) Linux
4 9 (50.00%) ITIL
4 9 (50.00%) Autodesk
4 9 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 9 (50.00%) Service Management
4 9 (50.00%) Change Control
4 9 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (44.44%) KVM
5 8 (44.44%) BBC
5 8 (44.44%) AutoCAD
6 7 (38.89%) Mac OS X
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (38.89%) Windows XP
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Vista
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (27.78%) Problem Management
7 5 (27.78%) SNMP
7 5 (27.78%) Nagios
7 5 (27.78%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (27.78%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (22.22%) Ericsson
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 4 (22.22%) Adobe Premiere
8 4 (22.22%) Adobe After Effects

Sony
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (5.56%) Site Server
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (44.44%) AutoCAD
3 4 (22.22%) Adobe After Effects
3 4 (22.22%) Adobe Premiere
4 3 (16.67%) Final Cut Pro
4 3 (16.67%) MS Office
4 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (11.11%) MS Project
6 1 (5.56%) Adobe SpeedGrade
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) SNMP
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
2 2 (11.11%) NAS
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (11.11%) Multimedia
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) French Language
2 1 (5.56%) German Language
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Broadcast Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Cloud Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Production Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.56%) Junior
3 1 (5.56%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) SOAP
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) BBC
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (11.11%) IPTV
2 2 (11.11%) New Media
2 2 (11.11%) RIA
2 2 (11.11%) Video on Demand
3 1 (5.56%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Mac OS X
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Vista
2 7 (38.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 9 (50.00%) Change Control
2 9 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 9 (50.00%) Service Management
3 5 (27.78%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (27.78%) Problem Management
3 5 (27.78%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Matrix Management
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 2 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
4 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) StorNext
1 12 (66.67%) Xsan
2 8 (44.44%) KVM
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Adobe
2 12 (66.67%) Apple
3 9 (50.00%) Autodesk
4 4 (22.22%) Ericsson
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) Arqiva
5 2 (11.11%) Bloomberg
5 2 (11.11%) BT
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 2 (11.11%) Sage
5 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (11.11%) Siebel
5 2 (11.11%) Virgin Media
6 1 (5.56%) Canon
6 1 (5.56%) Google