The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the North Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 33 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sun 1 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.42% - 3.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% - 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Average daily rate £320 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.50% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.90 £22.13 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+48.70% +2.90%
Vendors Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
131 103 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 54.81% 57.54% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 44 46
Average daily rate £400 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 12
Average hourly rate £10.00 £12.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -22.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Sun
Yorkshire

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Sun
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Sun Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Sun
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Sun Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Sun
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate - - - -
Middlesbrough - - - - 2
York - - - -
Sun
Yorkshire

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) SSH
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) SSH
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat