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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Certification
Rank 413 401 420
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +19
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 4 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.084% 0.047%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.52% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 8
Median daily rate £420 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £296 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £433 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £466 £265
% change year-on-year
-3.48% +75.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
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
3579 3620 3830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.51% 16.00% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2468 2353 2611
Median daily rate £450 £415 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £568 £582
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 96 128
Median hourly rate £19.50 £23.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.89% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.72 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.60 £50.00 £35.00
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
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 30 May 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 30 May 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 30 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 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 3 (33.33%) JIRA
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) JAX-RS
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) KVM
4 2 (22.22%) Mnesia
4 2 (22.22%) IBM XIV
4 2 (22.22%) SystemTap
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) LDAP
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Dell
4 2 (22.22%) Intel
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) BEA
4 2 (22.22%) SAN
4 2 (22.22%) Veritas

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 (22.22%) JBoss
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) LDAP
1 2 (22.22%) NAS
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) Mnesia
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) Maven
2 2 (22.22%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) ClearQuest
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (11.11%) PVCS
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Storage Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Development Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Erlang Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Development Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Software Development Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) JAX-RS
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) Ajax
2 2 (22.22%) EJB
2 2 (22.22%) JSF
2 2 (22.22%) REST
2 2 (22.22%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) IBM XIV
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Solaris
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
4 1 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Erlang
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) SystemTap
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) KVM
1 2 (22.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) BEA
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Dell
2 2 (22.22%) F5
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Intel
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) Veritas
2 2 (22.22%) VMware