The table below looks at the statistics for Sun Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun Certification over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Certification
Rank 103 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.052% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.70% 0.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £525 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £40.75 £33.16
% change year-on-year
-9.20% +22.87%
Sun Certification
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
286 250 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 17.16% 12.99% 13.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 132 114
Median daily rate £450 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 18
Median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.00 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £29.00 £15.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Sun Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Sun Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Sun Certification Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Sun Certification
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Sun Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) SWT
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) GlassFish
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (50.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Sybase
2 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (50.00%) EJB
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Swing
2 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (50.00%) Sun

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (50.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse RCP
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) EJB
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) Swing
1 2 (50.00%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Sun
1 2 (50.00%) Sybase