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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Certification
Rank 388 411 367
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -44
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 21 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.091% 0.054% 0.065%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.55% 0.35% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 12
Average daily rate
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£493 £380 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.60% -15.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £319 £450
% change year-on-year
+30.09% -29.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £35.00 £32.97
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +6.17%
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
3848 3756 3256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.69% 15.49% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2673 2432 2052
Average daily rate £425 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 85 129
Average hourly rate £16.00 £22.25 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.08% +1.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.60 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.40 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
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Job
Vacancies
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Sun Certification
England

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (64.52%) Spring
3 19 (61.29%) UNIX
4 18 (58.06%) XML
4 18 (58.06%) SQL
4 18 (58.06%) Oracle
5 17 (54.84%) J2EE
6 16 (51.61%) HTML
6 16 (51.61%) Relational Database
7 15 (48.39%) Hibernate
7 15 (48.39%) Eclipse
8 14 (45.16%) Servlets
8 14 (45.16%) Web Services
9 13 (41.94%) Struts
9 13 (41.94%) JUnit
9 13 (41.94%) WebLogic
10 12 (38.71%) JSP
10 12 (38.71%) ITIL
10 12 (38.71%) Subversion
10 12 (38.71%) Service Management
10 12 (38.71%) Maven
10 12 (38.71%) Degree
11 11 (35.48%) Ant
11 11 (35.48%) RDBMS
11 11 (35.48%) OO
11 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
12 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
12 10 (32.26%) UML
12 10 (32.26%) ClearCase
12 10 (32.26%) Oracle Certification

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 13 (41.94%) WebLogic
2 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
3 4 (12.90%) JBoss
4 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
4 3 (9.68%) GlassFish
4 3 (9.68%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (6.45%) MQSeries
5 2 (6.45%) Apache
6 1 (3.23%) Documentum
6 1 (3.23%) Jetty
6 1 (3.23%) Drupal
6 1 (3.23%) CMS
6 1 (3.23%) Apache Solr
6 1 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) HTTP
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.45%) VPN
2 2 (6.45%) DNS
2 2 (6.45%) SAN
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) Relational Database
2 11 (35.48%) RDBMS
3 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database
4 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
5 4 (12.90%) MySQL
6 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Eclipse
2 13 (41.94%) JUnit
3 12 (38.71%) Subversion
3 12 (38.71%) Maven
4 11 (35.48%) Ant
5 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
5 10 (32.26%) ClearCase
6 9 (29.03%) ClearQuest
6 9 (29.03%) JIRA
6 9 (29.03%) Toad
7 8 (25.81%) Artifactory
8 3 (9.68%) Eclipse RCP
9 2 (6.45%) Log4j
9 2 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
10 1 (3.23%) Selenium
10 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
10 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) ScrumMaster
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Flex Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Programmer
5 2 (6.45%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Java Programmer
5 2 (6.45%) Flex Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Hybris Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) Spring
2 18 (58.06%) XML
3 17 (54.84%) J2EE
4 16 (51.61%) HTML
5 15 (48.39%) Hibernate
6 14 (45.16%) Servlets
6 14 (45.16%) Web Services
7 13 (41.94%) Struts
8 12 (38.71%) JSP
9 9 (29.03%) Apache CXF
10 6 (19.35%) CSS
10 6 (19.35%) SOAP
11 5 (16.13%) REST
12 4 (12.90%) jQuery
12 4 (12.90%) JSON
12 4 (12.90%) Ajax
13 3 (9.68%) EJB
13 3 (9.68%) Swing
13 3 (9.68%) JMS
13 3 (9.68%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.68%) Web 2.0
3 2 (6.45%) Replication
4 1 (3.23%) Wiki
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Equities
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) UNIX
2 5 (16.13%) Windows
3 4 (12.90%) Linux
4 3 (9.68%) Windows NT
5 2 (6.45%) HPUX
5 2 (6.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) ITIL
1 12 (38.71%) Service Management
2 11 (35.48%) OO
3 10 (32.26%) UML
3 10 (32.26%) ITSM
4 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (29.03%) OOP
5 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.90%) Scrum
7 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.68%) Content Management
7 3 (9.68%) MVC
8 2 (6.45%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (6.45%) Change Management
8 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
9 1 (3.23%) CRM
9 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
9 1 (3.23%) Release Management
9 1 (3.23%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (58.06%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) PL/SQL
4 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.45%) XPath
5 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.45%) C++
6 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Degree
2 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
3 10 (32.26%) Oracle Certification
4 9 (29.03%) OCPJP
5 8 (25.81%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
7 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.23%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
1 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Oracle
2 6 (19.35%) Sun
3 4 (12.90%) Sybase
4 3 (9.68%) Adobe
5 2 (6.45%) HP
5 2 (6.45%) IBM
5 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.45%) Interwoven
6 1 (3.23%) hybris
6 1 (3.23%) Pega
6 1 (3.23%) Sitecore
6 1 (3.23%) ForgeRock
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