The table below looks at the statistics for Sun Certification 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 Sun Certification over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Certification
Rank - 253 240
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 0 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.11% 0.089%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.43% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 8
Median daily rate - £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £280
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Sun Certification
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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
2485 2337 2432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.89% 24.81% 27.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1464 1326 1198
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 122 100
Median hourly rate £28.90 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.10% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £14.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +20.00%

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Sun Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Sun Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Sun Certification Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Sun Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Sun Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Sun Certification
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Sun Certification.

1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) JUnit
1 6 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) Sun
1 6 (100.00%) Validation
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) JSP
2 4 (66.67%) Servlets
2 4 (66.67%) Struts
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) JUnit
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) JSP
2 4 (66.67%) Servlets
2 4 (66.67%) Struts
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Sun