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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sony
England / London
Rank 405 419 416
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Contract jobs citing Sony 1 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.028% 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 0.012% 0.069% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £158 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -51.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £415 -
% change year-on-year
-4.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
8327 8654 9546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.83% 40.91% 44.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5604 5686 6244
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 148 181
Median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

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
Top 6 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Network Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Security Administrator
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management