The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 31 August 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.

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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sun 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 1.24% - -
As % of the Vendors category 2.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £405 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +11.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £7.19 £38.11 £24.67
% change year-on-year
-81.13% +54.48%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Newbury region.

Vendors Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
85 57 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 52.80% 51.82% 39.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 30 26
Average daily rate £400 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £18.50 - £24.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 - £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 - £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sun across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Sun
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Sun Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Sun
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Sun Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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Top 21 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury region citing Sun 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.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) HPUX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) DMZ
2 1 (50.00%) IBM

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury region citing Sun 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) HPUX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) IBM