The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 28 September 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Sun Microsystems, Inc.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank - 21 -
Contract jobs citing Sun 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton - 2.00% -
As % of the Vendors category - 3.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
-14.54% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £9.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+278.94% -78.88%
Sun
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Vendors Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
63 80 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 36.42% 53.33% 38.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 60 68
Median daily rate £388 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.08% +5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £222 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £15.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -63.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton region citing Sun as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Sun
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sun across the Luton region.

Sun Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Sun
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sun across the Luton region.

Sun Hourly Rate Trend in Luton