The table below looks at the statistics for Sun Certification in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun Certification over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Certification
Rank 403 408 414
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 10 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.043% 0.030% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £280 £375
% change year-on-year
+42.50% -25.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.73 -
Sun Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3667 3724 3572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.64% 15.87% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2381 2383 2169
Average daily rate £425 £420 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 101 123
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £14.85 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Sun Certification Jobs Demand Trend in London

Sun Certification
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Sun Certification Daily Rate Trend in London

Sun Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sun Certification across the London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Sun Certification Daily Rate Histogram in London

Sun Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Sun Certification Hourly Rate Trend in London

Sun Certification
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sun Certification within the London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -12 2 £463 +22.51% 2
Sun Certification
England

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 24 (88.89%) Java
2 19 (70.37%) J2EE
3 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 14 (51.85%) HTML
5 12 (44.44%) Oracle
5 12 (44.44%) CSS
5 12 (44.44%) E-Commerce
6 11 (40.74%) Sun
6 11 (40.74%) Spring
7 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (37.04%) SQL
8 8 (29.63%) Web Services
8 8 (29.63%) Publishing
8 8 (29.63%) Adobe
8 8 (29.63%) Content Management
8 8 (29.63%) jQuery
8 8 (29.63%) HTML5
8 8 (29.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 8 (29.63%) CSS3
8 8 (29.63%) Mobile Development
9 6 (22.22%) JSP
9 6 (22.22%) Servlets
10 5 (18.52%) SOAP
10 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
10 5 (18.52%) DNS
10 5 (18.52%) HP
10 5 (18.52%) Java EE
11 4 (14.81%) Ajax
11 4 (14.81%) WAI
11 4 (14.81%) Finance

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (29.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (3.70%) JBoss
4 1 (3.70%) Apache
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.70%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) LDAP
3 2 (7.41%) SAN
4 1 (3.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (11.11%) Ant
2 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (29.63%) Publishing
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
3 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Retail
3 3 (11.11%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Hybris Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) J2EE
2 14 (51.85%) HTML
3 12 (44.44%) CSS
4 11 (40.74%) Spring
5 8 (29.63%) Web Services
5 8 (29.63%) jQuery
5 8 (29.63%) HTML5
5 8 (29.63%) CSS3
6 6 (22.22%) JSP
6 6 (22.22%) Servlets
7 5 (18.52%) SOAP
7 5 (18.52%) Java EE
8 4 (14.81%) RESTful
8 4 (14.81%) Ajax
8 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
8 4 (14.81%) EJB
9 3 (11.11%) XHTML
9 3 (11.11%) JMS
9 3 (11.11%) Struts
9 3 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) AIX
2 3 (11.11%) UNIX
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Solaris
4 1 (3.70%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) Content Management
3 8 (29.63%) Mobile Development
4 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
4 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
5 3 (11.11%) MVC
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) Open Source
5 3 (11.11%) BDD
5 3 (11.11%) Web Application Development
5 3 (11.11%) User Stories
6 2 (7.41%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Resource Management
6 2 (7.41%) Usability Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) Java
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 10 (37.04%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.41%) BeanShell
6 1 (3.70%) C
6 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.70%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) WAI
2 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (3.70%) vSphere
1 1 (3.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) OpenView
1 1 (3.70%) Legato
1 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle
2 11 (40.74%) Sun
3 8 (29.63%) Adobe
4 5 (18.52%) HP
5 4 (14.81%) Apple
6 3 (11.11%) Sybase
7 2 (7.41%) EMC
8 1 (3.70%) BMC
8 1 (3.70%) NetApp
8 1 (3.70%) Veritas
8 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco
8 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.70%) Remedy
8 1 (3.70%) VMware
8 1 (3.70%) hybris
8 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago