The table below looks at the statistics for SCSA in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCSA over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Certified System Administrator (SCSA)
Rank - 254 -
Contract jobs citing SCSA 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.043% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SCSA
England

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2549 2418 2441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.83% 25.97% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1531 1334 1217
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 123 99
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.55 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.40% +30.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.50 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £44.94 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

SCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing SCSA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SCSA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SCSA
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SCSA Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SCSA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SCSA Hourly Rate Trend in the South East