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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Certification
Rank 383 394 391
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 19 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.087% 0.048% 0.041%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.55% 0.30% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 6
Average daily rate
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£413 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £340 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £428 £519
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £265 £319
% change year-on-year
+77.35% -16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average 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
3449 3689 3257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.73% 16.19% 14.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2238 2517 1934
Average daily rate £415 £410 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £575 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 123 125
Average hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £54.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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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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 +5 1 £463 +23.33% 1
Uxbridge - 1 £180 -
Sun Certification
England

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 38 (95.00%) Java
2 32 (80.00%) J2EE
3 24 (60.00%) HTML
4 23 (57.50%) Oracle
5 20 (50.00%) Spring
6 19 (47.50%) SQL
7 17 (42.50%) Eclipse
8 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
9 15 (37.50%) WebLogic
9 15 (37.50%) CSS
9 15 (37.50%) Web Services
9 15 (37.50%) XML
9 15 (37.50%) UNIX
9 15 (37.50%) Hibernate
9 15 (37.50%) Relational Database
10 14 (35.00%) Sun
10 14 (35.00%) JSP
10 14 (35.00%) Servlets
10 14 (35.00%) Ant
10 14 (35.00%) PL/SQL
11 13 (32.50%) Struts
11 13 (32.50%) E-Commerce
11 13 (32.50%) Subversion
11 13 (32.50%) Maven
11 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
11 13 (32.50%) Jenkins
12 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (27.50%) ITSM
12 11 (27.50%) ITIL
13 10 (25.00%) UML

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 15 (37.50%) WebLogic
2 8 (20.00%) JBoss
2 8 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 5 (12.50%) GlassFish
4 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (7.50%) Apache
6 1 (2.50%) CMS
6 1 (2.50%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
2 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 9 (22.50%) RDBMS
4 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (7.50%) MySQL
6 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Eclipse
2 14 (35.00%) Ant
3 13 (32.50%) Subversion
3 13 (32.50%) Maven
3 13 (32.50%) Jenkins
4 10 (25.00%) JUnit
4 10 (25.00%) ClearCase
4 10 (25.00%) JIRA
5 9 (22.50%) ClearQuest
5 9 (22.50%) Toad
6 8 (20.00%) Artifactory
7 5 (12.50%) Eclipse RCP
8 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
9 2 (5.00%) Gradle
9 2 (5.00%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
9 2 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (5.00%) Xcode
10 1 (2.50%) Hudson
General
1 8 (20.00%) Publishing
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (77.50%) Developer
2 18 (45.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (7.50%) Lead Developer
3 3 (7.50%) Applications Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Programmer
4 2 (5.00%) Consultant
4 2 (5.00%) Java Programmer
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Java Consultant
5 1 (2.50%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (2.50%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Hybris Developer
5 1 (2.50%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (80.00%) J2EE
2 24 (60.00%) HTML
3 20 (50.00%) Spring
4 15 (37.50%) CSS
4 15 (37.50%) Web Services
4 15 (37.50%) XML
4 15 (37.50%) Hibernate
5 14 (35.00%) JSP
5 14 (35.00%) Servlets
6 13 (32.50%) Struts
7 10 (25.00%) HTML5
8 9 (22.50%) Apache CXF
9 8 (20.00%) EJB
9 8 (20.00%) jQuery
9 8 (20.00%) CSS3
10 7 (17.50%) Ajax
11 6 (15.00%) Java EE
12 5 (12.50%) SWT
12 5 (12.50%) Swing
13 4 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) Equities
3 1 (2.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) UNIX
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.00%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Windows NT
3 2 (5.00%) Android
3 2 (5.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) E-Commerce
2 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) ITSM
2 11 (27.50%) ITIL
3 10 (25.00%) UML
3 10 (25.00%) Service Management
4 9 (22.50%) Mobile Development
4 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (22.50%) Content Management
4 9 (22.50%) OOP
4 9 (22.50%) OO
5 5 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (10.00%) MVC
7 3 (7.50%) Web Application Development
7 3 (7.50%) Open Source
8 2 (5.00%) Web Development
8 2 (5.00%) Scrum
9 1 (2.50%) Migration
9 1 (2.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (95.00%) Java
2 19 (47.50%) SQL
3 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (35.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (10.00%) C++
6 2 (5.00%) C
7 1 (2.50%) XPath
7 1 (2.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
2 9 (22.50%) Degree
2 9 (22.50%) OCPJP
2 9 (22.50%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
3 7 (17.50%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.50%) SCOM
1 1 (2.50%) Legato
1 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (2.50%) OpenView
Vendors
1 23 (57.50%) Oracle
2 14 (35.00%) Sun
3 9 (22.50%) Adobe
4 5 (12.50%) Sybase
5 4 (10.00%) Apple
6 2 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (2.50%) EMC
7 1 (2.50%) Remedy
7 1 (2.50%) Pega
7 1 (2.50%) BMC
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco
7 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.50%) hybris
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