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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Certification
Rank 427 415 416
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 4 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.047% 0.022%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.30% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 5
Median daily rate £488 £450 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £378 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £399 £280
% change year-on-year
+14.03% +42.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
3851 3637 3667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.38% 15.41% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2608 2380 2377
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 96 112
Median hourly rate £18.00 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.01 £13.17 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.56 £52.17 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +29.72%

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
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 23 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sun Certification within the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Croydon - 1 £525 -
Sun Certification
England

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 2 (40.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) LDAP
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Veritas
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris

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 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) LDAP
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse RCP
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (20.00%) PVCS
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Storage Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Apache CXF
1 1 (20.00%) EJB
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) Swing
1 1 (20.00%) SWT
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) KVM
1 2 (40.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Veritas
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) Sybase