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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Certification
Rank 435 407 422
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +15
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 2 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.076% 0.047%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.052% 0.47% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 7
Median daily rate £390 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £460 £265
% change year-on-year
-15.80% +73.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.80
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
3845 3600 3822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.87% 16.00% 16.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2726 2318 2596
Median daily rate £450 £413 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £570 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 85 122
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.88 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.77% -5.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Sun Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sun Certification 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 Sun Certification.

1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) JAX-RS
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
4 2 (28.57%) EJB
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) JBoss
4 2 (28.57%) LDAP
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Dell
4 2 (28.57%) Intel
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) BEA
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) Veritas
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat

Sun Certification
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 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) LDAP
1 2 (28.57%) NAS
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Mnesia
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Storage Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Erlang Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Development Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Software Development Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) JAX-RS
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
2 2 (28.57%) EJB
2 2 (28.57%) JSF
2 2 (28.57%) REST
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) IBM XIV
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Solaris
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Erlang
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) KVM
1 2 (28.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) BEA
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Dell
2 2 (28.57%) F5
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Intel
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) Veritas
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
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